Fictional Characters The Best John Krasinski Characters  

Ryleigh Nucilli
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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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Jim Halpert The Office

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Lee Abbott A Quiet Place

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Secretariat BoJack Horseman

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Lancelot Shrek the Third

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Ethan Something Borrowed

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Jack Silva 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

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Burt Farlander Away We Go

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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
Corporal Harrigan Jarhead

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Gilbert American Dad!

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Dustin Noble Promised Land

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Frank McCay Monsters University

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John Hollar The Hollars

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Adam Carlson Big Miracle

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Brevin Ericson Smiley Face

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Gideon A New Wave

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Ben Murphy License to Wed

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Peter Nobody Walks

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Halim The Prophet

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Carter Rutherford Leatherheads

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Sam Walsh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best John Krasinski Characters
Sam Walsh Dreamgirls

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Harley It's Complicated