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
8,102 1,578
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
6,262 1,524
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
5,448 1,167
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
2,946 510
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
4,436 722
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
5,045 1,334
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
1,924 214
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

8
3,927 1,384
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
2,703 3,208
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
4,106 977
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
3,934 1,166
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
3,142 1,042
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
2,496 563
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
2,709 803
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
1,942 822
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
3,487 1,045
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
4,066 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
2,063 856
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
1,588 630
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
1,602 429
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
2,102 1,072
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
1,175 3,232
Tommy Lee Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - Captain America

23
1,756 1,290
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 80 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World

24
1,516 1,624
Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - Captain America: Civil War

25
2,654 497
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
1,314 795
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
828 96
Tom Holland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
CarloTendi added age 19

28
1,577 843
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 2,521
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 58 - Captain America

30
1,486 574
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
2,023 525
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
1,558 403
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 3,787
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
1,372 1,339
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 1,742
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 57 - Captain America: The First Avenger

36
1,708 2,304
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 1,979
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 56 - The Incredible Hulk

38
781 2,458
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 2,417
Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - The Incredible Hulk

40
1,644 2,201
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
827 1,343
Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 74 - Iron Man 3

42
829 910
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 68 - Iron Man

43
1,904 405
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
1,980 470
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 1,375
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
929 618
Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 73 - Ant-Man

47
611 1,946
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man 2

48
478 791
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 49 - Iron Man 2

49
792 1,674
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 1,798
Rhys Ifans is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man