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[[caption-width-right:350:[[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters The term "large cast"]] ''[[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters is an understatement.]]'']]
Characters from the Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} animated series ''[[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants [=SpongeBob SquarePants=]]]'' and the films based on the show.
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!Characters in ''[=SpongeBob=] [=SquarePants=]''
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* [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsMainCharacters Main Characters]] [[labelnote:Click to Expand]][=SpongeBob=], Patrick, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, Plankton, Karen, Sandy, Mrs. Puff, Pearl, Gary[[/labelnote]]
** [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsSpongebobSquarepants Spongebob Squarepants]]
** [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsPatrickStar Patrick Star]]
* [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsRecurringCharacters Recurring Characters]] [[labelnote:Click to Expand]]Mermaid Man, Barnacle Boy, Larry the Lobster, The Flying Dutchman, Man Ray, The Dirty Bubble, Grandma [=SquarePants=], Squilliam Fancyson, Betsy Krabs, Bubble Bass[[/labelnote]]
* [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsMinorCharacters Minor Characters]] [[labelnote:Click to Expand]]Tom, Scooter, Fred, Realistic Fish Head, Dr. Gill Gilliam, Old Man Jenkins, Flatts, Kevin, Bubble Buddy, [=DoodleBob=] [[/labelnote]]
* [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsLiveActionCharacters Live Action Characters]] [[labelnote:Click to Expand]]French Narrator, Patchy the Pirate, Potty the Parrot, Painty the Pirate[[/labelnote]]
* [[Characters/SpongebobSquarepantsMovieCharacters Movie Characters]] [[labelnote:Click to Expand]]King Neptune, Dennis, Mindy, The Cyclops, David Hasselhoff, King Neptune's Squire, Burger-Beard the Pirate, Bubbles the Dolphin[[/labelnote]]
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