Total Nerd The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked  

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These are the best characters on Marvel's The Defenders, ranked by viewers and fans. Ranked from best to worst, the list of Defenders characters also has the names of The Defenders actors. Who is the best character on The Defenders?

Featuring Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Luke Cage (Mike Colter), Elektra (Elodie Yung), and Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), the best Defenders characters includes memorable villains, fan favorites, and famous cameos. Currently streaming season one, the 2017 Netflix original series assembles the four Marvel superheroes against the Hand. 

Vote up the best characters on The Defenders. Feel free to vote for your favorite Defenders characters or vote down the most annoying Defenders characters. You can also add any underrated Defenders characters missing from this list.

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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

2
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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Jessica Jones Krysten Ritter

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Luke Cage is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Luke Cage Mike Colter

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Elektra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Elektra Natchios Élodie Yung

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Stick is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Stick Scott Glenn

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Foggy Nelson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Foggy Nelson Elden Henson

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Night Nurse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Claire Temple Rosario Dawson

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Colleen Wing is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Colleen Wing Jessica Henwick

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Madame Gao is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Madame Gao Wai Ching Ho

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Malcolm Ducasse is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Malcolm Ducasse Eka Darville

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Misty Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Misty Knight Simone Missick

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Patsy Walker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Trish Walker Rachael Taylor

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Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

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Karen Page is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Karen Page Deborah Ann Woll

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Jeri Hogarth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Jeri Hogarth Carrie-Anne Moss

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Father Lantom is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Father Lantom Peter McRobbie

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Alexandra Reid is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Alexandra Reid Sigourney Weaver

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Murakami is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Murakami Yutaka Takeuchi

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Sowande is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Sowande Babs Olusanmokun

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Bakuto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Bakuto Ramón Rodríguez