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
8,079 1,571
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
6,244 1,519
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
5,433 1,157
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
2,935 501
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
4,417 719
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
5,026 1,331
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
1,903 211
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

8
3,919 1,380
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
2,697 3,201
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
4,092 975
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
3,919 1,163
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
3,136 1,037
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
2,487 562
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
2,701 800
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
1,940 818
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
3,482 1,042
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
4,052 1,807
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
2,057 851
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
1,579 627
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
1,597 424
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
2,099 1,068
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
1,174 3,226
Tommy Lee Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - Captain America

23
1,753 1,285
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 80 - Thor, Thor: The Dark World

24
1,510 1,620
Martin Freeman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 46 - Captain America: Civil War

25
2,646 495
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
1,309 792
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
817 93
Tom Holland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
CarloTendi added age 19

28
1,571 839
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
1,482 570
Don Cheadle is listed (or ranked) 29 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

30
1,096 2,516
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 58 - Captain America

31
2,016 522
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
1,548 403
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
1,769 3,783
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
1,367 1,337
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
962 1,738
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 57 - Captain America: The First Avenger

36
1,704 2,301
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
619 1,973
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 56 - The Incredible Hulk

38
1,000 2,411
Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 48 - The Incredible Hulk

39
777 2,455
Sally Field is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 71 - The Amazing Spider-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

40
1,636 2,200
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
825 1,339
Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 74 - Iron Man 3

42
827 907
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 68 - Iron Man

43
1,897 404
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
1,973 469
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
723 1,372
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
925 615
Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 73 - Ant-Man

47
610 1,942
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man 2

48
477 786
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 49 - Iron Man 2

49
787 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
465 1,795
Rhys Ifans is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever
age 50 - The Amazing Spider-Man