Empire includes Deputy Wendell among 20 Best Alternative Coen Characters

Empire Online has a list of The 20 Best Alternative Coen Characters and Deputy Wendell is on it. (The Coen brothers have a new movie out and they’ve been in the press a lot lately.) The complete list is below.

Garret Dillahunt,Deputy Wendell,No Country for Old Men

  • Loren Visser (M Emmet Walsh), Blood Simple
  • Dot (Frances McDormand), Raising Arizona
  • Nathan Arizona (Trey Wilson), Raising Arizona
  • Johnny Caspar (Jon Polito), Miller’s Crossing
  • Tic Tac (Al Mancini), Miller’s Crossing
  • Jack Lipnick (Michael Lerner), Barton Fink
  • W.P. Mayhew (John Mahoney), Barton Fink
  • Waring Hudsucker (Charles Durning), The Hudsucker Proxy
  • Buzz (Jim True-Frost), The Hudsucker Proxy
  • Mike Yanagita (Steve Park), Fargo
  • Officer Lou (Bruce Lohene), Fargo
  • Marty (Jack Keller), The Big Lebowski
  • Penny Wharvey McGill (Holly Hunter), O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • Freddy Reidenschneider (Tony Shalhoub), The Man Who Wasn’t There
  • Gus Petch (Cedric the Entertainer), Intolerable Cruelty
  • Wheezy Joe (Irwin Keyes), Intolerable Cruelty
  • Deputy Wendell (Garret Dillahunt), No Country For Old Men
  • Gas Station Proprietor (Gene Jones), No Country For Old Men
  • CIA Superior (J.K. Simmons), Burn After Reading
  • Sy Abelman (Fred Melamed), A Serious Man