The Big Wes Vote! – The Results

We polled our readers to find our our collective favourite Wes Anderson character.

Culture Shock presents a full retrospective of much-loved filmmaker Wes Anderson’s work ahead of the release of Isle Of Dogs. To celebrate the season we asked you to let us know your favourite Wes Anderson character. We had hundreds of entries and the results are in. Take a look at the top twenty.

We ❤️ Wes! dates vary at participating cinemas. Isle Of Dogs arrives in cinemas on Friday 30 March 2018.


20
J.G. Jopling
J.G. Jopling

Enforcer and assistant of Dmitri Desgoffe-und-Taxis. Cold-blooded assassin.

Willem Dafoe, The Grand Budapest Hotel


 

19
Raleigh St. Clair
Raleigh St. Clair

Neurologist. Married to Margot. Wears olive-green corduroy pants and a burgundy turtleneck.

Bill Murray, The Royal Tenenbaums


 

18
Dignan
Bottle Rocket

The man with the 75-year plan.

Owen Wilson, Bottle Rocket


 

17
Eli Cash
Eli Cash

He always wanted to be a Tenenbaum.

Owen Wilson, The Royal Tenenbaum


 

16
Pelé dos Santos
Pele

Safety expert and David Bowie aficionado.

Seu Jorge, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou


 

15
Ash
Ash

You should probably put your bandit hat on now. Personally, I don’t have one, but I modified this tube sock.

Jason Schwartzman, Fantastic Mr. Fox


 

14
Francis Whitman
Francis Whitman

Oldest of the Whitman brothers and an emotional mess.

Owen Wilson, The Darjeeling Limited.


 

13
Klaus Daimler
Klaus Daimler

Making little red red bobble hats and aviators look on fleek since 2003.

Willem Dafoe, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou.


 

12
Royal Tenenbaum
Gene Hackman

Hell of a damn grave. Wish it were mine.

Gene Hackman, The Royal Tenenbaums


 

11
Zero
Zero

Lobby boy!

Tony Revolori, The Grand Budapest Hotel


 

10
Sam Shakusky
Moonrise Kingdom

“I love you, but you don’t know what you’re talking about.”

Jared Gilman, Moonrise Kingdom


 

9
Scout Master Ward
Scout Master Ward

He’s a Scout Master first and a Math Teacher on the side. Welcome to the troop.

Edward Norton, Moonrise Kingdom.


 

8
Herman Blume
Rushmore

Disillusioned industrialist caught in a love triangle.

Bill Murray, Rushmore


 

7
Mr. Fox
Mr Fox

The crafty and loveable patriarch of everyone’s favourite vulpine family.

George Clooney, Fantastic Mr. Fox


 

6
Richie Tenenbaum
Richie Tenenbaum

Tennis star, youngest Tenenbaum and hopeless romantic.

Luke Wilson, The Royal Tenenbaums


 

 

5
Max Fischer
Rushmore

The precociously charming extracurricular king of Rushmore preparatory school.


Jason Schwartzman, Rushmore

 

4
Suzy Bishop
Moonrise Kingdom

Suzy broke the school record for the backstroke. She is also an avid reader and a fan of the 1960s French chanteuse Françoise Hardy.


Kara Hayward, Moonrise Kingdom

 

3
Margot Tenenbaum
Margot Tenenbaum

The fashion icon to chain-smoking, (faux?) fur coat wearing hipsters everywhere.


Gwyneth Paltrow, The Royal Tenenbaums

 

2
Steve Zissou
Steve Zissou

Wes Anderson’s deadpan tribute to Jacques Cousteau.

Bill Murray, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou


 

1
M. Gustave
M. Gustave

And the winner is… the legendary concierge of the grandest of hotels!

Ralph Fiennes, The Grand Budapest Hotel


 

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