Fictional Characters

The Best John Krasinski Characters  

Ryleigh Nucilli
266 votes 67 voters 22 items

List Rules 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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The Office
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A Quiet Place
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BoJack Horseman
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13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
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Ethan Something Borrowed
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Burt Farlander Away We Go
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Lancelot Shrek the Third
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Cuthbert Monsters vs. Aliens
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Corporal Harrigan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best John Krasinski Characters
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Dustin Noble Promised Land
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Monsters University
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American Dad!
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The Hollars
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Peter Nobody Walks
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Adam Carlson Big Miracle
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Brevin Ericson Smiley Face
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Ben Murphy License to Wed
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Gideon A New Wave
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Carter Rutherford Leatherheads
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Sam Walsh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best John Krasinski Characters
Sam Walsh Dreamgirls
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Harley It's Complicated
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The Prophet