Total Nerd The Best Actors Who Played Bucky Barnes  

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Originally created to be Captain America’s younger sidekick, Bucky Barnes has taken on a life of his own. As the Winter Soldier, his skill is second to none. Like Cap, Bucky was put into cryogenic stasis following the end of the Second World War. His cybernetic arm helps give him superhuman strength, which HYDRA used to turn him into a ruthless assassin.

While the Winter Soldier has become synonymous with Sebastian Stan’s on-screen portrayal in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, there have been a handful of different Bucky Barnes actors over the years. From Carl Banas, who first played Bucky in The Marvel Super Heroes cartoon in the ‘60s, to Scott Menville’s and Bob Bergen’s roles in The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes and Avengers Assemble, there have been many different actors to play Bucky Barnes.

Who’s your favorite Bucky Barnes? Vote up the best Bucky Barnes actors, and vote down the ones you didn’t like.

Sebastian Stan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Actors Who Played Bucky Barnes
Photo: Disney-ABC Domestic Television
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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

Age: 36

Birthplace: Constanța, Sud-Est, Romania

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James Arnold Taylor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Actors Who Played Bucky Barnes
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Ultimate Avengers 2 (2006-11)

Age: 49

Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, United States of America

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Carl Banas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Actors Who Played Bucky Barnes
Photo: Grantray-Lawrence Animation, Marvel Comics Group
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The Marvel Super Heroes (1966)

Age: 86

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

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Scott Menville is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Actors Who Played Bucky Barnes
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The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (2010-13)

Age: 48

Birthplace: Malibu, California, USA

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