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The Best John Krasinski Characters

Updated April 16, 2018 497 votes 110 voters22 items

List RulesVote 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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    86
    4

    Jim Halpert

    The Office
  • 2
    44
    6

    Lee Abbott

    A Quiet Place
  • 3
    38
    8

    Jack Silva

    13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
  • 4
    23
    5

    Secretariat

    BoJack Horseman
  • 5
    19
    2

    Ethan

    Something Borrowed
  • 6
    18
    3

    Lancelot

    Shrek the Third
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  • 8
    17
    8

    Burt Farlander

    Away We Go
  • 9
    13
    4

    Frank McCay

    Monsters University
  • 10
    12
    4

    Ben Murphy

    License to Wed
  • 11
    12
    4

    Brevin Ericson

    Smiley Face
  • 12
    12
    5

    Sam Walsh

    Dreamgirls
  • 13
    12
    4

    Cuthbert

    Monsters vs. Aliens
  • 14
    10
    4

    Carter Rutherford

    Leatherheads
  • 15
    10
    4

    Gideon

    A New Wave
  • 16
    9
    4

    Gilbert

    American Dad!
  • 17
    9
    5

    Dustin Noble

    Promised Land
  • 18
    8
    3

    Adam Carlson

    Big Miracle
  • 19
    10
    6

    Halim

    The Prophet
  • 20
    7
    4

    John Hollar

    The Hollars
  • 21
    8
    5

    Harley

    It's Complicated
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    6
    3

    Peter

    Nobody Walks