Best Characters From The Office

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The Top Ten

1 Michael Scott Michael Scott

Dwight is awesome, but Michael Scott is the most loveable character in the entire series. The show lost it's spark after he left in my opinion.

He is simply the best part of the show, carrying it along. Dwight may be funny but his character wouldn't flourish without Michael- a more normal boss probably wouldn't endorse his weird behaviors like Michael does.

Sure Michael Scott is funny, but sometimes he's just way too much and just makes things way too uncomfortable. He shows obvious signs of being a narcissistic sociopath and doesn't really care about any other people except for himself... even Holly. Right before he left he was considering staying just because he thought it would make the workers like him more (My opinion). Now, I did watch the entire series stoned... So this kind of gave me a different perspective, however I highly recommend it.

NO GOD! NO GOD PLEASE NO! NO! NO! NOO!

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2 Dwight Schrute

Dwight is definitely is best character on the office! By far! Jim is only awesome because of Dwight. His attitude makes it possible for Jim to do all that stuff to him. Dwight has so many quotes it's impossible for him to not be your favorite.

Dwight was definitely the best. If it wasn't for Dwight, I would have stopped watching after Michael left. Pam had a superiority complex, Erin was just too stupid to tolerate, and Andy's character was so forced, I felt awkward every time he showed up on screen. Erin and Andy don't even rate to be in the top 15.

It was between Dwight and Michael, but Dwight has so many funny things he makes up. Ryan started the fire! It just started burning, hey the temps still learning.

Probably one of the most unique and original characters.

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3 Jim Halpert Jim Halpert James Duncan Halpert is a fictional character in the U.S. version of the television sitcom The Office, portrayed by John Krasinski.

I LOVE Jim! Watching him mess with Dwight is what made me like the show in the first place. He is the perfect combination of funny and sweet..

Jim is amazing! Always making Jokes about Dwight and Michael. And his face when Andy Punched a hole in the wall is Comedy Gold!

I LOVE Jim and of course all his pranks. It's funny when he looks at the camera or at Pam with an that-was-awkward look.
Jim-(to dwight) do you shower at night? Or do you shower in the morning? 'cause I wanna shower when you're showering... Save some water.

Very funny and normal

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4 Creed Bratton

One of the most wonderfully bizarre characters to ever appear on television.

Every week, I'm supposed to take four hours and do a quality spot-check at the paper mill. And of course the one year I blow it off, this happens.

When Michael and Dwight frame Toby for carrying drugs and the police arrive in the office... Creed is talking to the camera crew "Just pretend like were talking until the cops leave"

He's the King of One-liners and probably the most underrated character in The Office!

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5 Pam Beasly

Pam isn't in your face funny but she has this under the radar kind of comedy that works really well, especially when paired with Jim. I just think she nails her looks and comments and is pretty relatable.

She may not be the funniest character, but she was the most lovable. I seriously seriously adore her

I don't understand why Pam is so high, I like her, sure. But she's nothing special and pretty unfunny.

Awesome. Pam is the best!

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6 Andy Bernard

Andy's easily one of the most likable characters after Michael leaves. Jim is great, but Andy's much more of a complex character in the show. The writers had put so much effort into Andy and everything that happened to him as a whole. Andy and Erin's relationship was great, and the office was at a turnover once he became regional manager. He's like a mixture of Michael, Dwight, AND Jim all at once! He's great and in my opinion the best character.

I was trying to think of my favorite Office character before settling on Andy Bernard. They turned him into a complete jerk in season 9, but looking past that (and pretending that season 9 never happened in this case), he truly had one of the more heartwarming arcs. He started out as a bit of a jerk, but then became a new man, and a funnier man. He then turned into a very likeable character when he fell in love with Erin, which was one of the better The Office relationships. And, then when Michael left, he became a great boss. Then, after that, everything kind of fell apart, to be honest.

Oh my gosh andy is literally the funniest character ever! Andy and Erin's relationship was the cutest thing ever and andy has some of the best one-liners and with his anger issues and insecurity and nostalgia, how is he it at least in the top 3?

Andy is funny and I love his tone

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7 Kevin Malone

"I will quit! With God as my witness, I will quit if this is not fixed! "

(crying about long walk to the office) XD

"phillip, phillip, phillip. it's ALL about phillip. I hate phillip."

Holly - "You drive your own car? " Kevin - "Yeah, do you drive your own car? "

The delivery on his lines are fantastic. Why on earth is andy above him

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8 Erin Hannon

I adore her father-daughter relationship with Michael. She is caring and funny! They did need a new receptionist. Pam is great but was getting a bit boring sometimes.

One of the characters I disliked the most. She obviously has bipolar disorder, she's sometimes hyperactive and slightly obsessive. But yeah her bipolar thought patterns and her being unnecessarily overthinking, but also her stupidity sometimes made me cringe.

She's a better version of Pam and funny

Here's the most adorable employee at Dundee mifflin.

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9 Stanley Hudson

"Every day I wake up in a bed that's too small, drive my daughter to a school that's too expensive, and then go work at a job in which I get paid too little. But on pretzel day... well, I like pretzel day." (Possibly the best line on the office)

"BOY HAVE YOU LOST YOUR MIND because I'LL HELP YA FIND IT! "

"And the doctor said, if I can't find a new way to relate positively to my surroundings, I'm going to die"

"DID I STUTTER!? "

These lines makes Stanley one of the best characters if the show. He may be bone idle and unenthusiastic, but he sure does give a good laugh whenever he speaks.

I bought them a toaster. The wedding was called off, so they gave me back the toaster. I tried to return the toaster, but they no lomger carry that type of toaster. so now my home has 2 toasters. - thebigdiesel

He is all of us at work

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10 Darryl Philbin

Yeah Darryl is great. He may be one of the most "normal" characters in the show, but I think his dexterity and dry sense of humor really balance out the show.

Darryl is great, really deserves to be at least in the top ten.

Belongs to the top ten in my opinion. He perfectly represents that chill, mildly hoggish, slightly egoistic black dude.

The Contenders

11 Angela Martin

Angela is actually so funny - I find myself dying of laughter every time she says a line. She is so extremely blunt with people, making her hilarious, and every sentence she says is exactly to the point and concise - she is SO funny.

"There is poop raining from the ceiling! Poop! " Angela's sense of humor was different but it was one of the funniest. I loved seeing her relationship with Dwight

She is low only because there are too many good characters in this show

I don't really know why I like her so much, but she is definitely my favorite.

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12 Kelly Kapoor

"if I made a website with this many problems, I'd kill myself."

Why is she here?

Kelly is just plain annoying and naive.

"Do you have a question Kelly?!
"I have a lot of questions. How dare you? "

13 Ryan Howard

Because Ryan started the fire.

RYAN STARTED THE FIRE!
IT JUST STARTED BURNING
HEY THE TEMPS STILL LEARNING
RYAN STARTED THE FIRE!
BUT HE didn't HIDE IT BECAUSE DWIGHT COULD FIND IT! - guitarwiz1964

Ryan is that premature acting, hasty, self-evident and conceited prick. lol

14 Oscar Martinez

I love oscar, he's great! He had to most wonderful friendship with angela at the end and I adored his sassy remarks throughout the series.

Oscar is a bitch

15 Toby Flenderson

Everything that is wrong with the paper business

If it were up to Michael, I suspect Toby would be at the very bottom.

If I had to bullets and I was in a room with hitler, bin laden, and toby, I would shoot toby twice.

Very cool and sentimal character, surprised he grew to be one of my favorite out of the show.

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16 David Wallace

Should be number one

Suck it

David WALLACE IS THE BEST! He brought so much to the show, and without him...the show would not exist because then there would be no Scranton without him.

17 Phyllis Lapin

I like to think of her as the cancer of the show. No offense.

She is probably the least appreciated character on the show. She is amazing.

God I love phyllis

Honestly, I just voted so I could criticize her. In the beginning, I really felt for her because she was constantly criticized by Michael and bullied by Angela. However, as the series progressed, she became such a little b*t*h. She was rude, vindictive, and thought she was better than everyone else. She is one of the characters that shows character development isn’t always good.

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18 Mose Schrute

The way he runs and never says much is hilarious. Also the one time he puts Angela in the trunk of his car is funny.

Love Mose, particularly the scene in the background where he hit Andy in the head with the football.

I like how Mose runs away after he gets caught.

He's hilarious without saying a word

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19 Holly Flax

She's truly Michaels soul mate, even if she sometimes tries too hard to be like him, which isn't necessary and sometimes annoying. She seems a little insecure and strange sometimes.

Michael's wife and the best girl out of all the girls Michael's dated

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