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
8,767 1,751
Robert Downey Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 53 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

2
6,972 1,629
Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - 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
5,948 1,368
Chris Evans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 37 - Captain America, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

4
3,530 670
Ryan Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
Dawn Lupton added age 42 - Blade: Trinity, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Deadpool

5
4,932 817
Chris Hemsworth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 35 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thor: Ragnarok

6
5,532 1,436
Tom Hiddleston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 38 - Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World

7
2,326 344
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

8
4,221 1,566
Mark Ruffalo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 51 - The Avengers, Iron Man 3 (uncredited), The Avengers: Age of Ultron

9
2,950 3,418
James McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 39 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse 

10
4,500 1,099
Chris Pratt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 39 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy 2

11
4,333 1,272
Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 34 - Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

12
3,570 1,098
Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 79 - X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, X-Men: Days of Future Past

13
2,877 645
Samuel L. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 70 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

14
2,956 940
Jeremy Renner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - Thor, The Avengers, The Avengers: Age of Ultron

15
3,985 1,085
Patrick Stewart is listed (or ranked) 15 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

16
4,524 1,852
Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 96 - 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

17
2,172 933
Michael Fassbender is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 41 - X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past

18
2,218 992
Anthony Mackie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 40 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War

19
1,826 713
Josh Brolin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 51 - Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron

20
1,841 513
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World, Avengers: Age of Ultron

21
1,262 3,372
Tommy Lee Jones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 72 - Captain America

22
2,279 1,150
Clark Gregg is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 56 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, The Avengers

23
1,918 1,365
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 81 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World

24
1,623 1,738
Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 47 - Captain America: Civil War

25
1,470 869
Jon Favreau is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 52 - Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3