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The Best Characters On 'The Umbrella Academy'

Updated February 18, 2021 16.2k votes 1.9k voters 7.5k views20 items

We’re ranking the best characters from The Umbrella Academy. Now on its second season, the hit Netflix superhero series stars Elliot Page, Mary J. Blige, and Colm Feore. 

Elliot Page stars as Vanya, a seemingly ordinary violinist with extraordinary powers. Along with her superhero siblings, Vanya tries to uncover their family’s deepest, darkest secrets. With a great cast of characters, including David Castañeda, John Magaro, and Aidan Gallagher, The Umbrella Academy premiered to near-unanimous acclaim. Who are your favorite The Umbrella Academy characters?

Below you'll find a list of Umbrella Academy characters, as well as their special abilities and some memorable quotes. Whether you prefer Luther's super strength or Deigo's awesome ability to throw any object with near-perfect accuracy, make your voice heard below. You may not have the power to jump through space and time, but here we're giving you the ability to choose the best characters on Umbrella Academy

Vote up your favorite character from The Umbrella Academy cast, and vote down the ones you don’t like.

  • Number Five
    Photo: The Umbrella Academy / Netflix

    Number Five

    We didn't choose this life. We're just living in it.

    Superpowers and abilities: Can jump through space and time

    • Actor: Aidan Gallagher
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  • Klaus Hargreeves
    Photo: The Umbrella Academy / Netflix

    Klaus Hargreeves

    Eternal peace is probably overrated.

    Superpowers and abilities: Communication with the dead

    • Actor: Robert Sheehan
    Are they your favorite?
  • Ben Hargreeves
    Photo: Netflix

    Ben Hargreeves

    Superpowers and abilities: Ability to produce tentacles

    • Actor: Justin H. Min
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  • Hazel
    Photo: The Umbrella Academy / Netflix


    I need a hit of sucrose. I'm heading to the vending machine

    Superpowers and abilities: None

    • Actor: Cameron Britton
    Are they your favorite?