Fictional Characters The Best Daniel Day-Lewis Characters of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Daniel Day-Lewis character or performance, which doesn't have to be his best movie.

Daniel Day-Lewis characters list, ranked from best to worst with clips from the movie when available. These Daniel Day-Lewis roles include both movie and television appearances when available. This is a list that features items like Cecil Vyse and Bill 'The Butcher' Cutting. The ability to play any kind of role is what makes an actor or actress great, and the diversity of the characters listed below is a testament to that.If you're asking yourself, "Who is the best Daniel Day-Lewis character?" or "What are the top Daniel Day-Lewis performances of all time?" then this list will help you out.Do you think the best performance isn't as high as it should be? Then vote it up so that it can be number one. You can also make your own version of this greatest Daniel Day-Lewis performances list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.
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62 15
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45 8
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36 13
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32 15
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Gerry Conlon

6
22 8
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John Proctor

7
21 15
Natty Bumppo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Daniel Day-Lewis Characters of All Time
Natty Bumppo

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16 12
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12 8
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10
5 1
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11 10
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Jack Slavin

12
9 8
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13
8 9
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Tomas

14
7 8
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Johnny

15
7 9
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Guido Contini

16
5 7
Child Vandal is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Daniel Day-Lewis Characters of All Time
Child Vandal

17
6 9
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Colin

18
4 9
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John Fryer

19
3 10
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Fergus O'Connell

20
2 9
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Henderson Dores

21
1 7
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DJ

22
1 8
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Alex

23
1 9
Jonathan Dakers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Daniel Day-Lewis Characters of All Time
Jonathan Dakers

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0 9
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