First off, there is no exact order to this list. It is based on opinion.
What makes a wrestler a real character?
Style? Personality? A strange gimmick?
If you find a wrestler or television character that can engage you and bring you in, then they provide a good product.
While we are drawn to heroes and heels for many reasons, we are drawn to the bizarre, strange or wacky because they stand out. We don't want to look, but we do for the entertainment value.
This slideshow demonstrates that some simple things, like shtick, the gift of gab or just plan tomfoolery, will go a long way to leaving a lasting impression on the fan.