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Old 03-06-05, 06:44 PM
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Top 5 TV Characters of All Time

IMHO, of course:

1. Archie Bunker - All in the Family
2. Al Swearengen - Deadwood
3. Tony Soprano - The Sopranos
4. Cosmo Kramer - Seinfeld
5. Sonny Steelgrave - Wiseguy
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1. Lucy Ricardo
2. Archie Bunker
3. Homer Simpson
4. Cliff Huxtable
5. Tony Soprano
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Lucy Ricardo - I Love Lucy
J.R. Ewing - Dallas
Fred Sanford. - Sanford and Son
John Boy Walton - The Waltons
Archie Bunker - All In The Family

it's so hard to pick only 5 from all the shows i've seen throughout the years. The above mentioned characters were just the first that entered my mind. I can't help but also think of the entire casts of M*A*S*H, Friends, and Seinfeld. Then i think back to Crockett & Tubbs from Miami Vice, Sam Beckett from Quantum Leap, all of the Brady Bunch, etc. Geez, for me this list can go on forever.
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1) Jack Bauer-The ultimate in Cool!!!!! (24)

2) Basil Fawlty- The funniest thing ever on TV(Fawlty Towers)

3) Captain Kirk- Need I say more (Star Trek)

4) Homer Simpson- MMMM BEER (The Simpsons)

5) Gordon Shumway-Hey Willie, remember that car you had, err have? (ALF)

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Without question, George Costanza is the most brilliantly conceived (and executed IMO) television character EVER.
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1. Homer Simpson
2. Jack Tripper
3. Chloe O'Brian
4. Tony Soprano
5. Archie Bunker

Edit, forgot to mention:

6. Borat Sagdiyev

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I agree with Archie Bunker and some others already mentioned, but I'll add 5 that has yet to be mentioned-
Ralph Kramden-Honeymooners
Perry Mason-Perry Mason
Jim Rockford-Rockford Files
Al Bundy-Married With Children
Steve McGarrett-Hawaii 5-O
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Sam Seaborn
Hawkeye
Homer Simpson
Cliff Huxtable
Sam Malone
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Andy Sipowicz
Homer Simpson
Hawkeye Pierce
Heathcliff Huxtable
Thomas Magnum

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Old 03-06-05, 08:15 PM
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George Costanza - Seinfeld
Homer Simpson - Simpsons
David Brent -The Office
Tony Soprano - The Sopranos
Frank Pembleton - Homicide
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No particular order:

Buffy Anne Summers - Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Homer J. Simpson - The Simpsons
Jean-Luc Picard - Star Trek: The Next Generation
Larry David - Curb Your Enthusiasm (Does this count?)
George Costanza - Seinfeld
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BA Barracus
Templeton 'Face' Peck
John 'Hannibal' Smith
Howling Mad Murdock

Jack Bauer
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Homer Simpson
Homer Sampson
Max Powers
Homer Thompson
Mr. X
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Archie Bunker-All in the Family
Alex P.Keaton-Family Ties
Hawkeye Pierce-M*A*S*H
Buffy-BTVS
Arthur Fonzarelli-Happy Days
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My top five in no order

Tony Soprano
Homer Simpson
Andy Sipowicz
Archie Bunker
George Costanza
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1. Basil Fawlty (Fawlty Towers)
2. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries (Are you Being Served?)
3. Thomas Magnum (Magnum PI)
4. Dan Fielding (Night Court)
5. Alex P. Keaton (Family Ties)

The first two are BBC shows that are must haves. All great characters.
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1. Andy Sipowicz
2. Archie Bunker
3. Lucy Ricardo
4. Homer Simpson
5. Tony Soprano
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1. The father from Alf
2. Mannimal
3. Redshirt # 34
4. Brian Fellows
5. Oliver (Brady Bunch)

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Lucy Ricardo
Barney Fife
Archie Bunker
Homer Simpson
George Costanza
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In no real order:

Lucy Ricardo
Homer Simpson
Frasier Crane
David Brent
Mr. Spock

But, Red Shirt #34 is an interesting choice. Hmmmm


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Lucy Ricardo
Andy Taylor
Archie Bunker
Mary Richards
"Hawkeye" Pierce
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1. The father from Alf
2. Mannimal
3. Redshirt # 34
4. Brian Fellows
5. Oliver (Brady Bunch)


I'll skip naming no-brainers like Archie Bunker and Andy Sipowicz and suggest 5 more new and worthy names:

Londo Mollari
Dana Whitaker
Robert Hartley
John Crichton
James McNulty

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I don't think I can name just 5.
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Art Vandelay
H.E. Pennypacker
Kal Varnsen
Dr. Martin Van Nostrand
O'Brien
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1. Al Swearengen
2. Tony Soprano
3. John Crichton (Farscape)
4. Jack Bauer
5. Ted Baxter (MTM show)

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