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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. In this eight-episode limited Netflix original series the four Marvel superheroes assemble 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
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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Krysten Ritter

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

Mike Colter

4
Stick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Scott Glenn

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

Élodie Yung

6
Night Nurse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Rosario Dawson

7
Foggy Nelson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Elden Henson

8
Madame Gao is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Madame Gao

Wai Ching Ho

9
Colleen Wing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Jessica Henwick

10
Karen Page is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Deborah Ann Woll

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

Simone Missick

12
Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
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Malcolm Ducasse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Malcolm Ducasse

Eka Darville

14
Patsy Walker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Trish Walker

Rachael Taylor

15
Father Lantom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Father Lantom

Peter McRobbie

16
Jeri Hogarth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Jeri Hogarth

Carrie-Anne Moss

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

Sigourney Weaver

18
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

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

Ramón Rodríguez