Great Characters Wiki

Sterling Malory Archer (codenamed Duchess after his mother's dog) is the fictional titular character on the American adult animated sitcom Archer, which aired on the basic cable network FX from 2009 to 2019 and is currently broadcast on sister network FXX. Conceived by Adam Reed as the comedy's main protagonist, Sterling is voiced by H. Jon Benjamin. Reed was expected to play the role in the show's original pilot, but was recast because producers felt his voice-over was not suitable for the character's dialogue. Sterling debuted in the first episode of Archer, "Mole Hunt", on September 17, 2009.


Why He Rocks

  1. He is a badass Isis agent.
  2. H.Jon Benjamin does a great job voicing him.
  3. He is well animated.
  4. His action scenes are always satisfying.
  5. His jerk ass attitude is done the right way.
  6. He is intelligent when he attacks.
  7. His drunk attitude is always funny.
  8. Like Stan Smith (American Dad), He is strong and skilled.
  9. Overall, a great agent.

The Only Two Bad Qualities

  1. He can be very unlikable.
  2. His jerk attitude can be unnecessary.