In Blazing Saddles, Bart (Cleavon Little) is a railroad worker who is about to be hanged, when he is appointed to become sheriff of a frontier town. As a black sheriff in the Old West, Bart faces hostility from the townspeople, but gets by with the help of his quick wits and the Waco Kid.
Sheriff Jack Carter randomly came across Eureka, a town of brainiacs, and couldn’t help but stay a lifetime. When he’s not chasing down a floating car or fighting off a rogue missile, Sheriff Carter can be found sipping coffee at Cafe Diem or in his talking house. Typical days for Sheriff Carter are anything but typical!
In Toy Story, Sherriff Woody (voiced by Tom Hanks) is Andy’s favorite toy — until the arrival of Buzz Lightyear. After several unsuccessful attempts to take him out, Woody eventually swallows his pride and partners up with Buzz to show Sid, the toy destroying neighbor, a lesson.
In The Walking Dead, Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) is the deputy sheriff of King’s County, Georgia when it becomes overrun with zombies. He leads a small group of survivors, but becomes a bit unhinged when his wife Lori is killed.