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TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Characters of All Time

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People who added this item 303  Average listal rating (227 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.1 
1. Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
#28 Jennifer Saunders as Edina Monsoon

People who added this item 183  Average listal rating (136 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 8.5 
2. All in the Family (1971)
#5 Carroll O'Connor as Archie Bunker
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People who added this item 186  Average listal rating (143 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 8.3 
3. The Andy Griffith Show (1960)
#9 Don Knotts as Barney Fife

People who added this item 153  Average listal rating (116 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 8.4 
4. The Avengers (1961)
#8 Diana Rigg as Emma Peel

People who added this item 183  Average listal rating (143 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 7.2 
5. The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
#38 Nancy Kulp as Miss Jane Hathaway

People who added this item 34  Average listal rating (23 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
6. The Bob Newhart Show (1961)
#49 Jack Riley as Elliot Carlin

People who added this item 5  Average listal rating (4 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 6.9 
7. Buffalo Bill (1983)
#42 Dabney Coleman as Bill Bittinger

People who added this item 782  Average listal rating (603 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.9 
8. Cheers (1982)
#33 Shelley Long as Diane Chambers

People who added this item 81  Average listal rating (60 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
9. Columbo (1968)
#7 Peter Falk as Columbo

People who added this item 199  Average listal rating (155 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.9 
10. Dallas (1978)
#11 Larry Hagman as J.R. Ewing

People who added this item 134  Average listal rating (93 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 8.4 
11. The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
#50 Morey Amsterdam as Buddy Sorrell

People who added this item 88  Average listal rating (67 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.1 
12. Dynasty (1981)
#40 Joan Collins as Alexis Carrington Colby

People who added this item 513  Average listal rating (369 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.5 
13. Family Matters (1989)
#27 Jaleel White as Steve Urkel
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People who added this item 357  Average listal rating (265 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.1 
14. Family Ties (1982)
#17 Michael J. Fox as Alex P. Keaton

People who added this item 8  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.1 
15. I'll Fly Away (1991)
#15 Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper

People who added this item 1353  Average listal rating (1054 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating
16. Frasier (1993)
#31 David Hyde Pierce as Dr. Niles Crane

People who added this item 228  Average listal rating (157 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 8.3 
17. Get Smart (1965)
#19 Don Adams as Maxwell Smart

People who added this item 641  Average listal rating (475 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Happy Days (1974)
#4 Henry Winkler as Arthur 'Fonzie' Fonzarelli
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People who added this item 13  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.4 
19. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957)
#24 Richard Boone as Paladin

People who added this item 85  Average listal rating (47 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.7 
20. Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)
#30 Andre Braugher as Det. Frank Pembleton

People who added this item 57  Average listal rating (40 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 8.6 
21. The Honeymooners (1955)
#2 Art Carney as Ed Norton

#13 Jackie Gleason as Ralph Kramden

People who added this item 81  Average listal rating (59 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 7.2 
22. Kojak (1973)
#18 Telly Savalas as Kojak

People who added this item 56  Average listal rating (37 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 8.5 
23. The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
#39 Rip Torn as Arthur

People who added this item 72  Average listal rating (56 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.7 
24. Leave It to Beaver (1957)
#20 Ken Osmond as Eddie Haskell

People who added this item 517  Average listal rating (358 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.5 
25. I Love Lucy (1951)
#3 Lucille Ball as Lucy Ricardo

People who added this item 8  Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.9 
26. The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959)
#22 Bob Denver as Maynard G. Krebs

People who added this item 92  Average listal rating (73 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 8.3 
27. The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970)
#21 Mary Tyler Moore as Mary Richards

#29 Ted Knight as Ted Baxter

People who added this item 322  Average listal rating (250 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.7 
28. Moonlighting (1985)
#44 Bruce Willis as David Addison Jr.

People who added this item 399  Average listal rating (287 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 7.1 
29. Mork & Mindy (1978)
#34 Robin Williams as Mork

People who added this item 236  Average listal rating (166 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 8.2 
30. Northern Exposure (1990)
#43 Adam Arkin as Adam

People who added this item 173  Average listal rating (132 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.4 
31. NYPD Blue (1993)
#23 Dennis Franz as Det. Andy Sipowicz

People who added this item 110  Average listal rating (82 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
32. The Odd Couple (1970)
#12 Jack Lemmon as Felix Ungar and Walter Matthau as Oscar Madison

People who added this item 127  Average listal rating (88 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
33. Once and Again (1999)
#48 David Clennon as Miles Drentell

People who added this item 93  Average listal rating (64 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
34. Picket Fences (1992)
#47 Fyvush Finkel as Douglas Wambaugh

People who added this item 87  Average listal rating (57 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.5 
35. Prime Suspect (1991)
#45 Helen Mirren as DCI Jane Tennison

People who added this item 90  Average listal rating (66 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 8.2 
36. The Rockford Files (1974)
#25 James Garner as Jim Rockford

People who added this item 807  Average listal rating (640 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.9 
37. Roseanne (1988)
#26 Roseanne Barr as Young Rossanne

People who added this item 77  Average listal rating (61 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
38. Sanford and Son (1972)
#16 Phil Silvers as MSgt. Ernest G. 'Ernie' Bilko

#36 Redd Foxx as Fred Sanford

People who added this item 2229  Average listal rating (1654 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
39. Seinfeld (1989)
#10 Jason Alexander as George Constanza

#35 Michael Richards as Cosmo Kramer
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People who added this item 4880  Average listal rating (3284 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
40. The Simpsons (1989)
#14 Dan Castellaneta as Homer Simpson
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People who added this item 16  Average listal rating (12 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
41. Spenser: For Hire (1985)
#37 Avery Brooks as Hawk

People who added this item 36  Average listal rating (30 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating
42. St. Elsewhere (1982)
#41 William Daniels as Dr. Mark Craig

People who added this item 1001  Average listal rating (746 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 8.4 
43. Star Trek: The Original Series (1966)
#6 Leonard Nimoy as Spock

People who added this item 214  Average listal rating (164 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.9 
44. Taxi (1978)
#1 Danny DeVito as Louie De Palma

#32 Christopher Lloyd as Reverend Jim Ignatowski

People who added this item 1311  Average listal rating (961 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.7 
45. Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
#46 Lucy Lawless as Xena



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