Best Actors and Actresses In Marvel Movies

The Top Ten

1 Robert Downey Jr. Robert John Downey Jr. is an American actor. His career has included critical and popular success in his youth, followed by a period of substance abuse and legal troubles, and a resurgence of commercial success in middle age.

He gave one of his best performances ever in Avengers EndGame - Sa26

He deserves to be higher than Tom and Chris Hemsworth in their respective 1 and 2 positions. Without RDJ's stellar performance in Iron Man as everybody's favorite genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist, we would have WAY less superhero movies, which would suck for a superhero geek like myself. Believe it or not, Iron Man was originally an obscure character. He was better known than Star-Lord, but was definitely not popular. RDJ changed all that with his flawless performances as Iron Man and (in a sense) created a new popular genre. So thank you, RDJ. Not only do I love everything about you, I am grateful for your talent.

He should be number 1. He is so talented and funny, has an amazing personality, and to top it all off, he's thought of his own amazing lines in many different scenes. - thepanfairy

A favorite of my sister

2 Tom Hiddleston Thomas William Hiddleston is an English actor. He is best known for his role as Loki in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, appearing in Thor, The Avengers, and Thor: The Dark World.

Tom Hiddleston on no. 1.He is definitely destined to be there. #proud to be a Hiddlestoner. Go Loki!

Tom is amazing in acting. He was amazing at playing Loki. Not surprised to see him at #1 - Bby_Belike

Tom Hiddleston is absolutely such an amazing actor! It is such an honor to be able to watch the movies he acts in and I always get so excited whenever he appears onscreen. Tom Hiddleston is my favorite actor of all time. It truly hurts my heart when I hear people say rude things about him like that he’s a bad actor or that Loki sucks or that Thor is better. Thor is a cool character and Chris Hemsworth is a wonderful actor. However there will never be a character as amazing as Loki Laufeyson. And never in a millennia can we hope to find an actor nearly as amazing as Tom Hiddleston. Long live Loki, the TRUE king of Asgard.

T Hiddy is the best! He's a great actor, can do multiple different genres, and he can sing!

3 Chris Hemsworth Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor. He is best known for his roles as Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away and as Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World, Avengers: Age of Ultron Thor: Ragnarok, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. ...read more.

Chris Hemsworth is THE BEST!

This is good actor

He's great actor

Cutest MAn on Earth and Asgaurd. - Nightstar

4 Chris Evans Christopher Robert Evans is an American actor. Evans is best known for his superhero roles as the Marvel Comics characters Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the Human Torch in Fantastic Four.

He is the best he played captain America and Blue away every body and he is a great acter and the best avenger

Are you serious? 8th? This guy played TWO marvel heroes! With two completely different personalities! And some people want him as deadpool! Laugh out loud

Chris is the cutest guy in the Avengers team

He is the best...

5 Scarlett Johansson Scarlett Johansson (born November 22, 1984) is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North. ...read more.

Probably the coolest female superhero of all time and my role model... BLACK WIDOW! Black Widow is the glue of the team and was the 1st female marvel character come to life on the big screen. Even though she may be gone according to End Game, she will always be with us in here. (just imagine I'm pointing at your heart. by here I mean, in our hearts. just so you know.)

Scarlet is the best, most bad*** Black Widow we have on this planet. She deserves to be in the big three, for sure.

Her! Yeah!

6 Samuel Jackson Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s with films such as Jungle Fever, Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, True Romance, Jurassic Park and his collaborations with director Quentin Tarantino including Pulp Fiction, Jackie ...read more.

He is THE Nick Fury. They redesigned him as black, and based his appearance of of Samuel Jackson. That ALONE is cool enough to get him in the top 5. He is older, but he can fight the villains just as well as the Avengers. He created and assembled the Avengers Initative. How much more evidence do I need? Come on people! Vote for Samuel. He should be higher than Chris Hemsworth (people probably voted for him thanks to looks)

7 Hugh Jackman Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, producer and musician . Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters .

He needs to be first. He played brilliantly the part of wolverine in all x men movies

When I think of the X-Men I think of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine that good he was. - Sa26

Really?! 13 th? He is the best actor in the marvel movies...

Perfect Wolverine

8 Mark Ruffalo Mark Alan Ruffalo is an American actor, producer, and political activist who made his screen debut in an episode of CBS Summer Playhouse, followed by minor film roles.

He should have been at least number 3 and higher than evans

Love ya Mark - Bby_Belike

9 Chris Pratt Christopher Michael "Chris" Pratt is an American actor. He came to prominence from his television roles, including Bright Abbott in Everwood and Andy Dwyer in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation.

Chris Pratt is the best, in my opinion. He turned a nobody hero (Star-who? ) that only major comic geeks knew about into a hero almost funnier and more awesome than RDJ's Iron Man. He portrayed Star-Lord perfectly, start to finish. I have read many reviews, and not one included a complaint about him. Early 2014, if somebody had asked about Star-Lord, pretty much nobody would have known. Now, late 2015, everybody knows and loves Star-Lord, leader of the Guardians of the Galaxy. GET HIM TO NUMBER ONE! Or at least 3.

I loved this guy
He's my favourite
I loved his all movie and I love star lord and he made his character a legendary phenomenon

10 Tom Holland Thomas Stanley "Tom" Holland is an English actor and dancer. Holland is known for playing Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and starring in the 2012 film The Impossible. He started his career in 2008 when he played the lead role named Billy Elliot in Billy Elliot The Musical on Broadway in ...read more.

I just realized that he, the <3 of my life's middle name, is Stanley, or Stan. That makes me realize that he's PERFECT for Spider-Man and he makes me miss Stan Lee!

He is a great actor, but not really trustworthy with spoilers... They (Marvel) didn't even let him read the script for infinity war!

He is the beast actor in the hole world

my love

The Newcomers

? Evangeline Lilly Nicole Evangeline Lilly is a Canadian actress and author. She won a Screen Actors Guild Award and received a Golden Globe nomination for her role as Kate Austen in the ABC series Lost.
? Brie Larson Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers, known professionally as Brie Larson, is an American actress and filmmaker.

The Contenders

11 Jeremy Renner Jeremy Lee Renner is an American actor (born 1971) best known for his role as Clint Barton / Hawkeye in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

He is so underrated

He is so underrated

12 Tobey Maguire Tobias Vincent "Tobey" Maguire is an American actor and film producer who gained recognition for his film roles in Pleasantville, The Cider House Rules, Wonder Boys, Spider-Man, Seabiscuit, Spider-Man 2, The Good German, Spider-Man 3, Brothers, and The Great Gatsby. He was nominated for the Screen Actors ...read more.

Really good at acting the swinging moments in spider man. His fighting actions deserve to be better than Tom Holland.

Should be number 1

13 Hayley Atwell Hayley Elizabeth Atwell is a British-American actress. She is known for her work in stage productions, such as A View from the Bridge, and onscreen, for period pieces, such as the 2008 drama The Duchess, the 2010 historical drama miniseries The Pillars of the Earth, her appearance as Evelyn Robin in ...read more.

She's a great actress whose emotions and movements bring to life one of the greatest legends in the MCU

14 Jennifer Garner Jennifer Anne Garner is an American actress and film producer. She made her film debut in the comedy Dude, Where's My Car.
15 Elizabeth Olsen Elizabeth Chase "Lizzie" Olsen is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the films Silent House, Liberal Arts, Godzilla, Avengers: Age of Ultron and Captain America: Civil War. She was also critically acclaimed for her role in Martha Marcy May Marlene.

She is absolutely amazing as Scarlet Witch! - Anushka125

16 Cobie Smulders Jacoba Francisca Maria "Cobie" Smulders is a Canadian actress and model. She is best known for her roles as Robin Scherbatsky on the television series How I Met Your Mother and Maria Hill in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
17 Benedict Cumberbatch Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor and film producer who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio.

Doctor Steven Strange himself.

I love this guy. Two Sherlock Holmes actors in Infinity War y’all!

18 Andrew Roth
19 Sebastian Stan Sebastian Stan is a Romanian-American actor. On television, he has played Carter Baizen in Gossip Girl, Prince Jack Benjamin in Kings, and Jefferson in Once Upon a Time.

He is so frigging hot! - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

So handsome

20 Ryan Reynolds Ryan Rodney Reynolds is a Canadian actor and producer. He portrayed Michael Bergen on the ABC sitcom Two Guys and a Girl, Billy Simpson in the YTV Canadian teen soap opera Hillside, as well as Marvel Comics characters Hannibal King in Blade: Trinity, Wade Wilson / Weapon XI in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, ...read more.
21 Karen Gillan Karen Sheila Gillan (born 28 November 1987) is a Scottish actress and filmmaker. She portrayed Amy Pond, companion to the Eleventh Doctor, in the BBC One series Doctor Who (2010–2013). She received international recognition for playing Nebula in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Guardians of the ...read more.
22 Clark Gregg
23 Natalie Portman Natalie Portman is an actress, film producer and film director with dual American and Israeli citizenship. Portman is best known for her roles as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy and Nina Sayers in Black Swan. She won an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award, ...read more.

Natalie is amazing as Jane/Lady Thor/She-Thor. She's going to be in the next Thor movie as the main character along with Tessa Thompson. I can't wait! It's going to be such a girl power move and movie. ❤❤❤ - AngelOfTheSkyStarsMoon

24 Edward Norton Edward Harrison Norton is an American actor, filmmaker and activist. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear, American History X and Birdman.
25 Michael Fassbender Michael Fassbender is a German-Irish actor of stage and screen whose career includes roles in both independent and blockbuster films, most notably; Hunger, Inglourious Basterds, Shame, X-Men: First Class, Prometheus, 12 Years a Slave, Frank, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and Steve Jobs.
26 Bradley Cooper Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for four Academy Awards, three for acting and one for producing, and one Tony Award.
27 Cate Blanchett Catherine Élise "Cate" Blanchett is an Australian actress and theatre director. She has received international acclaim and many accolades for her work, including two Academy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, three BAFTA Awards, six AACTA Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.
28 David Tennant David Tennant is a Scottish actor known for his roles as the Tenth Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who, Alec Hardy in Broadchurch, Giacomo Casanova in the TV serial Casanova, Kilgrave in Jessica Jones, and Barty Crouch, Jr. in the Harry Potter movie series.

Not marvel but just wanted to be that prick

29 Emma Stone Emily Jean "Emma" Stone is an American actress. One of the world's highest-paid actresses, she has won the Academy Award Best Actress Award, been nominated for two British Academy Film Awards and two Golden Globe Awards, and has won two Screen Actors Guild Awards.
30 Tommy Lee Jones Tommy Lee Jones is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received four Academy Award nominations, winning a Best Supporting Actor.

From Men In Black to Captain America: The First Avenger, Tommy Lee Jones has always been a star actor

31 Idris Elba Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba OBE is an English actor, producer, musician and DJ known for playing drug trafficker Stringer Bell on the HBO series The Wire, DCI John Luther on the BBC One series Luther and Nelson Mandela in the biographical film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.
32 Lou Ferrigno Louis Jude "Lou" Ferrigno is an American actor, fitness trainer, fitness consultant and retired professional bodybuilder.
33 Jude Law David Jude Heyworth Law (born 29 December 1972), is an English actor. He has received nominations for two Academy Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Golden Globe Awards and two British Academy Awards, winning one. In 2007, he received an Honorary César and was named a knight of the Order ...read more.
34 Benedict Wong
35 Tessa Thompson

She played Valkyrie so well. She’s such a badass and pretty damn hot! - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

Tessa Thompson is outstanding as Valkyrie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She’s only had two appearances so far, but she’s already smashing it! Apparently, she is in the new Thor movie, Thor: Love and Thunder, directed by Taika Waititi, just like Ragnarok!

36 Jeff Bridges Jeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges is an American actor, singer and producer. He comes from a prominent acting family, and appeared on the television series Sea Hunt, with his father, Lloyd Bridges and brother, Beau Bridges.
37 Andrew Garfield Andrew Russell Garfield is a British-American actor. Born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Epsom, Surrey, Garfield began his career on the UK stage and in television productions.
38 Vin Diesel Mark Sinclair, better known by his stage name Vin Diesel, is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter.
39 Gwyneth Paltrow
40 Karl Urban
41 Dave Bautista David Michael "Dave" Bautista Jr. is an American actor and former professional mixed martial artist and professional wrestler.
42 James Franco James Edward Franco is an American actor and filmmaker. His first prominent acting role was the lead character Daniel Desario on the short-lived cult hit television program Freaks and Geeks.
43 Zoe Saldana
44 Stellan Skårsgard
45 Stellan Skarsgård
46 Tilda Swinton Katherine Matilda "Tilda" Swinton of Kimmerghame is an Anglo-Scottish actress, performance artist, model, and fashion muse, known for both arthouse and mainstream films.

In as the Ancient One in Doctor Strange, Tilda Swinton shows great talent in both the Marvel Cinematic Universe and all the other English movies she has stared in.

47 Taika Waititi

A New Zealand actor, Taika Waititi both stars and directs in Thor: Ragnarok as Korg.

Taika Waititi’s outstanding appearances in Thor: Ragnarok and Avengers: Endgame were absolutely hilarious!

48 William Hurt

William Hurt is in so many awesome films!

49 Jeff Goldblum Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum is an American actor and musician. He has starred in some of the highest-grossing films of his era, Jurassic Park and Independence Day, as well as their respective sequels, The Lost World: Jurassic Park and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and Independence Day: Resurgence.

Jeff Goldblum stars in the funniest Marvel Cinematic Universe movie yet, Thor: Ragnarok, and along with the other characters like Thor, Korg and Loki, he is yet one of the funniest characters in the movie, or even in the whole Marvel Universe!

Jeff Goldblum is absolutely awesome as the Grandmaster in the MCU (Thor: Ragnarok)

The Grandmaster himself!
Jeffy-Jeffy GOLDBLUM!

50 Jessica Alba Jessica Marie Alba is an American actress, model and businesswoman. She has won various awards for her acting, including the Choice Actress Teen Choice Award and Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television, and a Golden Globe nomination for her lead role in the television series Dark Angel.
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