The best characters on Legends of Tomorrow include a healthy mix of both superheroes and everyday adventurers. Some characters harbor hidden powers, while others tend to showcase their abilities out in the open. The hit superhero show includes a cool cast of characters that are based loosely on their DC comics storylines. Weaving in and out of The CW’s ever-expanding Arrowverse, the Legends of Tomorrow is one of the coolest teams in DC fandom.
While new characters join and others leave, this list ranks the greatest Legends of Tomorrow characters from every season and every episode. From time traveler Rip Hunter to skilled magician John Constantine, the best characters on Legends of Tomorrow are able to harness awesome abilities in order to save the world.
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In the unaltered timeline, Dr. Palmer sees Star Wars as a child and is inspired to become an inventor. Likewise, Dr. Heywood chooses to be a historian after seeing Indiana Jones instead of becoming a yoga instructor.
Played by: Amy Pemberton
Occupation: Waverider's AILove this character?
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Please, tell Clarissa and Lily that I love them. Thank you, Jefferson, for the adventure of a lifetime. I hope your life is long and full of love, just as mine has been.
Played by: Victor Garber
Powers: Firestorm MatrixLove this character?
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Jefferson "Jax" Jackson/Firestorm
When you get a bunch of broken pieces, and you put 'em all together the right way, they make something new, and suddenly, they don't feel so broken anymore. And I'm pretty sure that's what a family is.
Played by: Franz Drameh
Occupation: MechanicLove this character?
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Did what I had to. Shapeshifted into whatever monster would keep the others off my back. You know exactly what it's like. Pretending to be something worse than you are to survive.
Played by: Maisie Richardson-Sellers
Powers: ShapeshiftingLove this character?