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Ah Marvel movies. It began in 1944 with serialized films of Captain America and 70 years later, are one of the biggest, most lucrative movies in the film world. From The Avengers and X-Men, to The Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, Blade, Deadpool, Ghost Rider, and all 40+ movies that have been released and the many upcoming Marvel films, some of the most famous Hollywood actors have been cast in Marvel movies.

Of course Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Andrew Garfield, Tobey Maguire, Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, and so many other have taken on a Marvel character, but the question still remains - who are your favorite actors from Marvel movies?

This list of actors from Marvel movies is a start and is ever-growing as Disney, Marvel Studios, FOX, and Sony continue to develop Marvel Comics properties for the big screen.

Vote on the list of Marvel movie actors below and if you see anyone missing (and I'm sure there are more than a few), feel free to add them so that other Marvel and comic book movie fans can vote on your additions!

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1
4,959 1,043
Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Robert Downey Jr. age 52 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

2
1,650 1,596
James McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
James McAvoy age 38 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse 

3
694 1,572
Tommy Lee Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Tommy Lee Jones age 71 - Captain America

4
3,662 910
Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Hugh Jackman age 49 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, X-Men First Class (cameo), The Wolverine, X-Men: Days of Future Past

5
1,016 1,167
J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
J.K. Simmons age 63 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

6
2,143 1,145
Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Stan Lee age 95 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, Captain America, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Thor, Thor: The Dark World, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

7
671 1,314
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Hugo Weaving age 58 - Captain America

8
2,263 865
Tom Hiddleston is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Tom Hiddleston age 37 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World

9
1,983 860
Mark Ruffalo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Mark Ruffalo age 50 - The Avengers, Iron Man 3 (uncredited), The Avengers: Age of Ultron

10
1,505 2,521
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
nico added Randy Savage Died at 59 (1952-2011) - Spider-Man

11
517 1,292
Sally Field is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Sally Field age 71 - The Amazing Spider-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

12
887 1,108
Tobey Maguire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Tobey Maguire age 42 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

13
609 1,179
Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Edward Norton age 48 - The Incredible Hulk

14
536 856
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Stanley Tucci age 57 - Captain America: The First Avenger

Actors Who Almost Got the Part in a Marvel Film

15
708 670
Andy Serkis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Andy Serkis age 53 - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Black Panther

16
794 757
Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Martin Freeman age 46 - Captain America: Civil War

17
2,767 769
Chris Evans is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Chris Evans age 36 - Captain America, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

18
351 581
Judy Greer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Judy Greer age 42 - Ant-Man

19
914 663
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Anthony Hopkins age 80 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World

20
450 1,056
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Paul Giamatti age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man 2

21
414 1,005
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Tim Roth age 56 - The Incredible Hulk

The Top Must-Read Books of All-Time

22
407 744
Kirsten Dunst is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Kirsten Dunst age 35 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

23
355 944
Rhys Ifans is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Rhys Ifans age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man

24
1,693 761
Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Scarlett Johansson age 33 - Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

25
1,107 649
Clark Gregg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Clark Gregg age 56 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers

26
1,062 999
Jessica Biel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Jessica Biel age 36 - Blade: Trinity

27
2,195 758
Patrick Stewart is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Patrick Stewart age 77 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: Days of Future Past

28
910 353
Anthony Mackie is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Anthony Mackie age 39 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

The Best Marvel Superhero Movie Actors

29
1,827 555
Chris Hemsworth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Chris Hemsworth age 34 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thor: Ragnarok

30
1,886 650
Chris Pratt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Chris Pratt age 38 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

31
1,885 676
Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Ian McKellen age 78 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: Days of Future Past

32
685 443
Paul Bettany is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Paul Bettany age 46 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: The Civil War

33
447 601
Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Ben Kingsley age 74 - Iron Man 3

34
1,328 502
Jeremy Renner is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Jeremy Renner age 47 - Thor, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

35
448 423
Rebecca Romijn is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Rebecca Romijn age 45 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: First Class, The Punisher

The Longest Hollywood Marriages

36
618 405
Jon Favreau is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Jon Favreau age 51 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3

37
287 336
Rose Byrne is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Rose Byrne age 38 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Apocalypse

38
246 684
Wayne Knight is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Wayne Knight age 62 - Punisher: War Zone

39
306 407
Jennifer Connelly is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Jennifer Connelly age 47 - Hulk

40
436 430
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Jeff Bridges age 68 - Iron Man

41
469 711
Ioan Gruffudd is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Ioan Gruffudd age 44 - Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

42
384 577
Ron Perlman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Ron Perlman age 67 - Blade II

Easter Eggs From Every Marvel Movie

43
1,291 310
Paul Rudd is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Paul Rudd age 48 - Ant-Man, Captain America: Civil War

44
401 596
Sam Elliott is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Sam Elliott age 73 - Hulk

45
759 449
Willem Dafoe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Willem Dafoe age 60 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

46
333 528
Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Alan Cumming age 53 - X2

47
173 388
Martin Sheen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Martin Sheen age 77 - The Amazing Spider-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

48
286 439
Alfred Molina is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Alfred Molina age 64 - Spider-Man 2

49
436 318
Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Michael Douglas age 73 - Ant-Man

50
277 455
Toby Jones is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Toby Jones age 51 - Captain America: The First Avenger, Captain America: The Winter Soldier