Fictional Characters 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
142 46
Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Krysten Ritter

3
113 42
Luke Cage is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Mike Colter

4
85 47
Elektra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Élodie Yung

5
82 46
Stick is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Scott Glenn

6
72 41
Night Nurse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Rosario Dawson

7
77 46
Foggy Nelson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Elden Henson

8
62 40
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
62 40
Colleen Wing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Jessica Henwick

10
84 64
Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
11
58 41
Karen Page is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Deborah Ann Woll

12
51 37
Misty Knight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Simone Missick

13
47 36
Malcolm Ducasse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Malcolm Ducasse

Eka Darville

14
43 37
Patsy Walker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Rachael Taylor

15
35 33
Father Lantom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Father Lantom

Peter McRobbie

16
34 43
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
33 47
Alexandra Reid is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Alexandra Reid

Sigourney Weaver

18
21 36
Sowande is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Sowande

Babs Olusanmokun

19
22 40
Murakami is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Murakami

Yutaka Takeuchi

20
18 45
Bakuto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Bakuto

Ramón Rodríguez