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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179 32
Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

2
136 40
Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Krysten Ritter

3
105 34
Luke Cage is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Mike Colter

4
78 42
Elektra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Élodie Yung

5
75 42
Stick is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Scott Glenn

6
64 36
Night Nurse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Rosario Dawson

7
70 42
Foggy Nelson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Elden Henson

8
57 36
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
58 37
Colleen Wing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Jessica Henwick

10
49 33
Misty Knight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Simone Missick

11
51 39
Karen Page is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Deborah Ann Woll

12
44 33
Malcolm Ducasse is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Malcolm Ducasse

Eka Darville

13
73 62
Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

14
38 35
Patsy Walker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked

Rachael Taylor

15
28 31
Father Lantom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Father Lantom

Peter McRobbie

16
30 40
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
30 42
Alexandra Reid is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Alexandra Reid

Sigourney Weaver

18
19 34
Sowande is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Sowande

Babs Olusanmokun

19
21 37
Murakami is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Murakami

Yutaka Takeuchi

20
15 42
Bakuto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters on Marvel's The Defenders, Ranked
Bakuto

Ramón Rodríguez