film characters The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest, most memorable character in all the Matrix movies.

Film buffs, we are ranking the greatest characters in The Wachowskis' The Matrix franchise. From The Matrix Trilogy, the best Matrix series characters are also known to be some of the best movie characters of all time. Who is the best Matrix character?

Featuring Agent Smith (Hugo Weaving), Trinity (Carrie-Anne Moss), and of course, Neo himself (Keanu Reeves), this list of Matrix movie characters includes memorable villains, funny sidekicks, and famous cameos.

Vote up the best characters in the Matrix movies. Feel free to add any popular Matrix characters missing from the list.

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Morpheus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Morpheus Laurence Fishburne

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Neo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Neo Keanu Reeves

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Agent Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Smith Hugo Weaving

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Trinity is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Trinity Carrie-Anne Moss

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Cypher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Cypher Joe Pantoliano

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Persephone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Persephone Monica Bellucci

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Mouse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Mouse Matt Doran

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Agent Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Jones Robert Taylor

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Tank is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Tank Marcus Chong

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Agent Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Johnson Daniel Bernhardt

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Agent Brown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Brown Paul Goddard

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Mifune is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Captain Mifune Nathaniel Lees

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Lock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Commander Lock Harry Lennix

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The Oracle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
The Oracle Mary Alice, Gloria Foster

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Dozer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Dozer Anthony Ray Parker

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Switch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Switch Belinda McClory

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Roland is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Captain Roland David Roberts

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The Architect is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
The Architect Helmut Bakaitis

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Keymaker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Keymaker Randall Duk Kim

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Bane is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Bane Ian Bliss

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Link is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Link Harold Perrineau

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Twins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Twins Adrian Rayment and Neil Rayment

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Councillor Hamann is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Councilor Hamann Anthony Zerbe

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Merovingian is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
The Merovingian Lambert Wilson

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Niobe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Niobe Jada Pinkett Smith

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Kid is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Kid Clayton Watson

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Agent Jackson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Jackson David Kilde

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Trainman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Trainman Bruce Spence

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Apoc is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Apoc Julian Arahanga

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Captain Ballard is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Captain Ballard Roy Jones Jr.

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Rama-Kandra is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Rama Kandra Bernard White

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Seraph is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Seraph Collin Chou

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Councillor West is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Councillor West Cornel West

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Zee is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Zee Nona Gaye

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Sati is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Sati Tanveer K. Atwal

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Councillor Dillard is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Councillor Dillard Robyn Nevin

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Agent Thompson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Thompson Matt McColm

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Cas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Cas Gina Torres