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Minor Characters From TV Shows That You Liked

One of my favorites is a very minor character on Dallas. Lucy's friend Muriel.

She was such a NERD. She reminded me of a modern day version of Miss Wilder from Little House On The Prairie- who was another minor character that I really liked.

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by Anonymousreply 48January 22, 2023 7:46 PM

Carlton the doorman.

by Anonymousreply 1January 21, 2023 11:18 PM

Not strictly minor, but I'd still say she fits the question: Roxanne Melman, LA Law. One of my favorite TV characters ever.

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by Anonymousreply 2January 21, 2023 11:20 PM

Aunt Clara.

If I get much older, I hope I end up like her -- a dotty, benevolent old gurl.

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by Anonymousreply 3January 21, 2023 11:35 PM

the sister guardians of the recipe from The Waltons

Freddy's cousin Matthew from A Diff'rent World

the ex nun from Joan of Arcadia

by Anonymousreply 4January 22, 2023 12:18 AM

zelda rubinstein's character from picket fences... the town judge and attorney too.

Marilyn from Northern Exposure

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by Anonymousreply 5January 22, 2023 12:20 AM

Carter on Spin City

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by Anonymousreply 6January 22, 2023 12:22 AM

Larue from Gidget.

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by Anonymousreply 7January 22, 2023 12:22 AM

The Judge (Margaret) from My Two Dads

by Anonymousreply 8January 22, 2023 12:28 AM

Sheila, Darrin's glamourpuss cunty ex-girlfriend on Bewitched.

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by Anonymousreply 9January 22, 2023 12:31 AM

Billy from One Life To Live

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by Anonymousreply 10January 22, 2023 12:36 AM

Bo from Absolutely Fabulous

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by Anonymousreply 11January 22, 2023 12:37 AM

Roselle Huplander

by Anonymousreply 12January 22, 2023 12:38 AM

Lwaxana Troi from ST:NG

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by Anonymousreply 13January 22, 2023 12:41 AM

Ginny Sack on The Sopranos.

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by Anonymousreply 14January 22, 2023 12:54 AM

Peggy Callahan (Jennifer Darling) from The Six Million Dollar Man and The Bionic Woman.

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by Anonymousreply 15January 22, 2023 12:56 AM

R14 reminds me of how much I enjoyed Sharon Angela as Rosalie Aprile.

by Anonymousreply 16January 22, 2023 1:05 AM

Kate O'Mara as Caress Morell on Dynasty. They never figured out what to do with the character.

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by Anonymousreply 17January 22, 2023 1:09 AM

Donna on Parks and Rec.

by Anonymousreply 18January 22, 2023 1:13 AM

r17 abfab figured it out

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by Anonymousreply 19January 22, 2023 1:19 AM

The Trash Heap, Marjory, from Fraggle Rock

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by Anonymousreply 20January 22, 2023 1:27 AM

Alfred Vanderpool from All My Children

by Anonymousreply 21January 22, 2023 1:29 AM

Mother Marcus from Carol Burnett

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by Anonymousreply 22January 22, 2023 1:29 AM
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by Anonymousreply 23January 22, 2023 1:34 AM

Joe and Larry, Will and Grace

by Anonymousreply 24January 22, 2023 1:36 AM

I loved Rosalie Aprile, as well!

Fuckin' nosey? Eat your manicott!

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by Anonymousreply 25January 22, 2023 1:51 AM

Furlow from Farscape

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by Anonymousreply 26January 22, 2023 2:01 AM

General Fitzwallace (John Amos) from The West Wing

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by Anonymousreply 27January 22, 2023 2:04 AM

John Glover as the G-d/Satan from Brimstone & Lionel Luthor on Smallville

by Anonymousreply 28January 22, 2023 2:04 AM

Duncan from VR.5

by Anonymousreply 29January 22, 2023 2:06 AM
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by Anonymousreply 30January 22, 2023 2:06 AM

Armand Linton from the Mary Tyler Moore Show.

by Anonymousreply 31January 22, 2023 2:09 AM

Bob and June Wheeler, “Night Court”

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by Anonymousreply 32January 22, 2023 2:16 AM

Olivet and Skoda on Law and Order

by Anonymousreply 33January 22, 2023 2:17 AM

Sheneneh from Martin

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by Anonymousreply 34January 22, 2023 2:17 AM

Boots St. Clair, Facts of Life

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by Anonymousreply 35January 22, 2023 2:36 AM

Big Rosie Greenbaum from Laverne & Shirley.

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by Anonymousreply 36January 22, 2023 2:38 AM

Another vote for Larue!

by Anonymousreply 37January 22, 2023 3:11 AM

I loved Rosie Greenbaum. She was better than Laverne, in a lot of ways.

by Anonymousreply 38January 22, 2023 3:23 AM
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by Anonymousreply 39January 22, 2023 3:23 AM

Raul and Theresa the servants on Dallas- VERY minor characters.

by Anonymousreply 40January 22, 2023 3:46 AM

Mocha Joe from Curb Your Enthusiasm

by Anonymousreply 41January 22, 2023 4:00 AM

Mario Lanza on "The Tony Randall Show."

by Anonymousreply 42January 22, 2023 4:05 AM

Jen, the exceptionally low-key babysitter from "Bob's Burgers"

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by Anonymousreply 43January 22, 2023 4:07 AM

Kathleen Turner in Californication. Only in one season but easily the show's funniest character.

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by Anonymousreply 44January 22, 2023 4:19 AM

Annoying direct-mail king (and Roxanne's husband) Dave Meyer, L.A. Law.

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by Anonymousreply 45January 22, 2023 4:28 AM

“Veep” had a number of hilarious minor characters but the two I liked best were Minna and Karen (Selena’s friend).

by Anonymousreply 46January 22, 2023 4:37 AM

From Star Trek TOS: Lt. DeSalle and Lt. Kevin Riley, who appeared in two and three episodes, respectively.

by Anonymousreply 47January 22, 2023 6:56 PM

Sweet Daddy Williams from Good Times.

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by Anonymousreply 48January 22, 2023 7:46 PM
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