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The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time 

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Updated October 26, 2018 3.7k votes 661 voters 13.2k views 42 items

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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Bronson
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Tom Conlon Warrior
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The Dark Knight Rises
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Max Rockatansky is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time
Max Rockatansky Mad Max
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Bob Saginowski The Drop
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Ronald Kray/Reginald Kra... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time
Ronald Kray/Reginald Kray Legend
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Leo Demidov is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tom Hardy Characters of All Time
Leo Demidov Child 44
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Inception
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Handsome Bob RocknRolla
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Locke
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Wuthering Heights
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Robert Dudley The Virgin Queen
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Freddie The Take
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Tuck Henson This Means War
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Twombly Black Hawk Down
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Jack Donnelly Meadowlands
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Pfc. John Janovec Band of Brothers
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Oliver Twist
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Star Trek Nemesis, Star Trek
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2nd Lt. Jack Rose Colditz
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Andrew Gideon's Daughter
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Matthew Sweeney Todd
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Ricki Tarr Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
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Straw The Reckoning