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
8,108 1,584
Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

2
6,269 1,531
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
5,458 1,170
Chris Evans is listed (or ranked) 3 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

4
2,952 517
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
4,444 725
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
5,052 1,338
Tom Hiddleston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 37 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World

7
1,932 217
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

8
3,932 1,389
Mark Ruffalo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - The Avengers, Iron Man 3 (uncredited), The Avengers: Age of Ultron

9
2,707 3,213
James McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 38 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse 

10
4,112 980
Chris Pratt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 38 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

11
3,939 1,170
Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 33 - Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

12
3,146 1,045
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
2,501 566
Samuel L. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 69 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

14
2,715 805
Jeremy Renner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 47 - Thor, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

15
1,947 824
Michael Fassbender is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 40 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past

16
3,490 1,047
Patrick Stewart is listed (or ranked) 16 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

17
4,073 1,808
Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 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

18
2,067 858
Anthony Mackie is listed (or ranked) 18 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

19
1,591 632
Josh Brolin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron

20
1,604 432
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 45 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World, Avengers: Age of Ultron

21
2,104 1,075
Clark Gregg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 56 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers

22
1,176 3,236
Tommy Lee Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - Captain America

23
1,758 1,293
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 80 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World

24
1,519 1,628
Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - Captain America: Civil War

25
2,658 499
Paul Rudd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - Ant-Man, Captain America: Civil War

26
1,317 797
Jon Favreau is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 51 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3

27
834 97
Tom Holland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
CarloTendi added age 19

28
1,581 843
Paul Bettany is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: The Civil War

29
1,098 2,524
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 58 - Captain America

30
1,486 577
Don Cheadle is listed (or ranked) 30 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

31
2,028 526
Sebastian Stan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 35 - Captain America, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War

32
1,559 405
Bradley Cooper is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 43 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

33
1,772 3,789
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
nico added Dec. at 59 (1952-2011) - Spider-Man

34
1,373 1,340
Andy Serkis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 53 - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Black Panther

35
964 1,744
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 57 - Captain America: The First Avenger

36
1,709 2,305
J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 63 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

37
620 1,981
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 56 - The Incredible Hulk

38
781 2,460
Sally Field is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - The Amazing Spider-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

39
1,002 2,419
Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - The Incredible Hulk

40
1,646 2,202
Tobey Maguire is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 42 - Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

41
828 1,344
Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 74 - Iron Man 3

42
829 912
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 68 - Iron Man

43
1,905 406
Zoe Saldana is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 37 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

44
1,983 470
Elizabeth Olsen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 29 - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

45
725 1,377
Ioan Gruffudd is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 42 - Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

46
929 620
Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 73 - Ant-Man

47
611 1,948
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man 2

48
478 793
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 49 - Iron Man 2

49
793 1,675
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
466 1,800
Rhys Ifans is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man