The Best John Krasinski Characters

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Vote up your favorite John Krasinski character or performance.

The best John Krasinski characters, ranked best to worst by fans of The Office and his many other roles. If you only know Krasinski as Jim Halpert, it’s understandable, but the actor has turned in many other great performances as well. Sure, many of the best John Krasinski roles are Halpert-adjacent, but hiding among his numerous film and television appearances are more nuanced characters that showcase his acting range. Take his turn as Lee Abbott in the horror film A Quiet Place, for example. The role firmly put Jim Halpert aside, scaring audiences everywhere in 2018.

Who is the best John Krasinski character? Vote up his best roles below, and start thinking of this American actors as more than just “that guy from The Office.”

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  • Jim Halpert
    79 votes
    The Office
  • Lee Abbott
    43 votes
    A Quiet Place
  • Secretariat
    22 votes
    BoJack Horseman
  • Lancelot
    20 votes


    Shrek the Third
  • Jack Silva
    41 votes
    13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
  • Ethan
    18 votes


    Something Borrowed