VOTE The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever  

Derrick Deane
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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!

list ordered by

1
7,919 1,533
Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 52 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

2
6,147 1,454
Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
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

3
4,915 1,289
Tom Hiddleston is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 37 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World

4
2,843 444
Ryan Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Dawn Lupton added age 41 - Blade: Trinity, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Deadpool

5
4,289 690
Chris Hemsworth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 34 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thor: Ragnarok

6
5,303 1,122
Chris Evans is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 36 - Captain America, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

7
2,652 3,143
James McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 38 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse 

8
3,828 1,362
Mark Ruffalo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Avengers, Iron Man 3 (uncredited), The Avengers: Age of Ultron

9
3,992 957
Chris Pratt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 38 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

10
1,778 184
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

11
3,814 1,145
Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 31 - Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

12
3,084 1,000
Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 78 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: Days of Future Past

13
1,897 784
Michael Fassbender is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 40 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past

14
2,409 543
Samuel L. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 67 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

15
2,631 778
Jeremy Renner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 47 - Thor, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

16
1,155 3,189
Tommy Lee Jones is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - Captain America

17
1,521 611
Josh Brolin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron

18
2,060 1,046
Clark Gregg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 56 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers

19
3,428 1,020
Patrick Stewart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 77 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: Days of Future Past

20
3,938 1,802
Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
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

21
2,010 827
Anthony Mackie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 39 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

22
1,280 773
Jon Favreau is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 49 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3

23
1,727 1,264
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 80 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World

24
1,486 1,593
Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - Captain America: Civil War

25
1,540 822
Paul Bettany is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 44 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: The Civil War

26
1,083 2,492
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 58 - Captain America

27
1,759 3,756
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
nico added Dec. at 59 (1952-2011) - Spider-Man

28
2,575 482
Paul Rudd is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - Ant-Man, Captain America: Civil War

29
946 1,714
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 57 - Captain America: The First Avenger

30
765 2,430
Sally Field is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - The Amazing Spider-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

31
1,347 1,317
Andy Serkis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 53 - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Black Panther

32
988 2,384
Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - The Incredible Hulk

33
1,677 2,284
J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 63 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

34
1,611 2,176
Tobey Maguire is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 42 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

35
726 87
Tom Holland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
CarloTendi added age 21

36
813 1,314
Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 72 - Iron Man 3

37
610 1,952
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 54 - The Incredible Hulk

38
1,444 558
Don Cheadle is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 53 - Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

39
1,953 514
Sebastian Stan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 35 - Captain America, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War

40
1,509 388
Bradley Cooper is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 40 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

41
1,559 415
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 43 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World, Avengers: Age of Ultron

42
717 1,351
Ioan Gruffudd is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 44 - Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

43
607 1,920
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man 2

44
466 768
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 49 - Iron Man 2

45
903 604
Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - Ant-Man

46
1,916 464
Elizabeth Olsen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 29 - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

47
818 893
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 66 - Iron Man

48
460 1,775
Rhys Ifans is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man

49
776 1,653
Kirsten Dunst is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 35 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

50
485 948
Toby Jones is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 51 - Captain America: The First Avenger, Captain America: The Winter Soldier