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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Neo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Keanu Reeves

2
64 14
Agent Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Hugo Weaving

3
58 11
Morpheus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Laurence Fishburne

4
55 13
Trinity is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Carrie-Anne Moss

5
38 13
Merovingian is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Lambert Wilson

6
26 10
Seraph is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Collin Chou

7
25 11
Persephone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Monica Bellucci

8
26 14
Twins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Adrian Rayment and Neil Rayment

9
29 18
Mifune is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Nathaniel Lees

10
28 18
Mouse is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Mouse Matt Doran

11
27 17
Switch is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Switch Belinda McClory

12
24 15
The Architect is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
The Architect Helmut Bakaitis

13
23 16
Cypher is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Joe Pantoliano

14
19 13
Keymaker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Keymaker Randall Duk Kim

15
20 16
Bane is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Bane Ian Bliss

16
25 22
Kid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Kid Clayton Watson

17
21 18
Trainman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Trainman Bruce Spence

18
18 15
The Oracle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Mary Alice, Gloria Foster

19
16 16
Niobe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Jada Pinkett Smith

20
20 21
Tank is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Tank Marcus Chong

21
15 16
Link is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Link Harold Perrineau

22
13 14
Dozer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Dozer Anthony Ray Parker

23
15 17
Lock is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Commander Lock Harry Lennix

24
17 20
Agent Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Jones Robert Taylor

25
15 18
Agent Brown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Characters in the Matrix Series, Ranked
Agent Brown Paul Goddard