Fictional Characters The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Tom Hardy character or performance, which doesn't have to be their best movie.

Tom Hardy characters list, ranked from best to worst along with movie clips when available. These roles are ordered by the number of votes they receive, so only the greatest roles played by Tom Hardy are at the top of the list. Items here include everything from Bane to Charles Bronson. The ability to play any kind of role is what makes an actor or actress great, and the diversity of the characters listed below is a testament to that. This list includes both movie and TV performances, so you don't have to choose between one or the other.

If you're asking yourself, "Who is the best Tom Hardy character?" or "What are the top Tom Hardy performances of all time?" then this list will help you out.

Do you think the best Tom Hardy performance isn't as high as it should be? Then vote it up so that it can be number one. You can also make your own version of this greatest Tom Hardy roles list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.
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Tom Conlon Warrior

2
198 23
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3
187 24
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Bronson

4
166 23
Max Rockatansky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time
Mad Max

5
156 21
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Bob Saginowski The Drop

6
189 35
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The Dark Knight Rises

7
125 18
Ronald Kray/Reginald Kray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time
Ronald Kray/Reginald Kray Legend

8
109 16
Leo Demidov is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time
Leo Demidov Child 44

9
110 22
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Handsome Bob RocknRolla

10
124 33
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Inception

11
87 18
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Wuthering Heights

12
81 16
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Freddie The Take

13
79 16
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Robert Dudley The Virgin Queen

14
114 35
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Locke

15
51 9
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Jack Donnelly Meadowlands

16
87 33
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Tuck Henson This Means War

17
49 10
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Oliver Twist

18
46 9
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Pfc. John Janovec Band of Brothers

19
44 8
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Andrew Gideon's Daughter

20
46 10
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Star Trek Nemesis, Star Trek

21
43 8
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2nd Lt. Jack Rose Colditz

22
52 15
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Twombly Black Hawk Down

23
39 9
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Matthew Sweeney Todd

24
36 8
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Straw The Reckoning

25
43 15
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Ricki Tarr Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy