Best Actors from the Marvel Cinematic Universe

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The Top Ten

1 Robert Downey Jr. - Iron Man Robert Downey Jr. - Iron Man 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.

RDJ is by far the most recognizable and well-loved actor in the MCU. He is almost the spitting image of tony stark. It will be sad to see him go after Avengers 3 :( - Jackamalio

2 Chris Pratt - Star Lord Chris Pratt - Star Lord 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.
3 Samuel L. Jackson - Nick Fury Samuel L. Jackson - Nick Fury 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.
4 Anthony Hopkins - Odin Anthony Hopkins - Odin
5 Benedict Cumberbatch - Doctor Strange Benedict Cumberbatch - Doctor Strange Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor and film producer who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio.
6 Mark Ruffalo - The Hulk
7 Chris Evans - Captain America Chris Evans - Captain America 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.

I love him

8 Chris Hemsworth - Thor Chris Hemsworth - Thor 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 and Thor: Ragnarok.
9 Bradley Cooper - Rocket Raccoon Bradley Cooper - Rocket Raccoon 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.
10 Tom Hiddleston - Loki Tom Hiddleston - Loki 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.

The Newcomers

? Deborah Ann Woll - Karen Page Deborah Ann Woll - Karen Page
? Michael B. Jordan - Erik Killmonger Michael B. Jordan - Erik Killmonger Michael Bakari Jordan is an American actor. His television roles include East Dillon High School quarterback Vince Howard in Friday Night Lights, teenage drug-dealer Wallace in The Wire, Reggie Montgomery in All My Children, and Alex in Parenthood.

The Contenders

11 Tom Holland - Spider-Man Tom Holland - Spider-Man Spider-Man is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics existing in its shared universe.
12 Cate Blanchett - Hela Cate Blanchett - Hela
13 Chadwick Boseman - Black Panther Chadwick Boseman - Black Panther
14 Rosario Dawson - Claire Temple Rosario Dawson - Claire Temple Rosario Isabel Dawson is an American actress, producer, and comic book writer. She made her film debut in the 1995 teen drama Kids.
15 Michael Douglas - Hank Pym Michael Douglas - Hank Pym Michael Kirk Douglas (born September 25, 1944) is an American actor and producer. His career includes a diverse range of films in both independent and blockbuster genres, for which he has received a number of accolades both competitive and honorary.
16 Scarlett Johansson - Black Widow Scarlett Johansson - Black Widow Scarlett Johansson (born November 22, 1984) is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North. ...read more.

Should be higher

17 Karen Gillan - Nebula Karen Gillan - Nebula
18 Charlie Cox - Daredevil
19 Elizabeth Olsen - Scarlet Witch Elizabeth Olsen - Scarlet Witch 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.
20 Don Cheadle - War Machine Don Cheadle - War Machine
21 Dave Bautista - Drax the Destroyer Dave Bautista - Drax the Destroyer David Michael "Dave" Bautista Jr. is an American actor and former professional mixed martial artist and professional wrestler.
22 Rene Russo - Frigga Rene Russo - Frigga
23 Vin Diesel - Groot Vin Diesel - Groot Mark Sinclair, better known by his stage name Vin Diesel, is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter.
24 Zoe Saldana - Gamora Zoe Saldana - Gamora
25 Hayley Atwell - Peggy Carter
26 Jeremy Renner - Hawkeye Jeremy Renner - Hawkeye Jeremy Lee Renner is an American actor (born 1971) best known for his role as Clint Barton / Hawkeye in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
27 Krysten Ritter - Jessica Jones
28 Sebastian Stan - Winter Soldier
29 James Spader - Ultron James Spader - Ultron James Todd Spader is an American actor. He is best known for portraying eccentric characters in films such as the drama Sex, Lies, and Videotape, the action science fiction film Stargate, the controversial psychological thriller Crash, the erotic romance Secretary, and the blockbuster superhero film ...read more.
30 Mike Colter - Luke Cage
31 Alfre Woodard - Black Mariah
32 Kurt Russell - Ego the Living Planet Kurt Russell - Ego the Living Planet
33 Tilda Swinton - Ancient One Tilda Swinton - Ancient One Katherine Matilda "Tilda" Swinton of Kimmerghame is an Anglo-Scottish actress, performance artist, model, and fashion muse, known for both arthouse and mainstream films.
34 √Člodie Yung - Elektra
35 Paul Rudd - Ant-Man Paul Rudd - Ant-Man
36 Michael Rooker - Yondu
37 Paul Bettany - Vision
38 Anthony Mackie - Falcon
39 Josh Brolin - Thanos Josh Brolin - Thanos
40 Evangeline Lilly - The Wasp Evangeline Lilly - The Wasp 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.
41 Michael Keaton - The Vulture Michael Keaton - The Vulture
42 Jon Bernthal - Punisher Jon Bernthal - Punisher

He is the Best!

43 Gwyneth Paltrow - Pepper Potts
44 Jennifer Garner - Elektra Jennifer Garner - Elektra Jennifer Anne Garner is an American actress and film producer. She made her film debut in the comedy Dude, Where's My Car.

She should not be here. She's not from the MCU. The MCU's Elektra is played by √Člodie Yung. - BKAllmighty

45 Ryan Reynolds - Deadpool Ryan Reynolds - Deadpool 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.

Should not be here. The X-Men franchise is not in the MCU. - BKAllmighty

46 Edward Norton - The Hulk Edward Norton - The Hulk 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.
47 David Tennant - Purple Man David Tennant - Purple Man 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.
48 James Marsden - Cyclops James Marsden - Cyclops

Does his part well

49 Liv Tyler - Betty Ross Liv Tyler - Betty Ross Liv Rundgren Tyler is an American actress and former child model. She is the daughter of Aerosmith's lead singer, Steven Tyler, and model Bebe Buell.
50 Stellan Skarsgard - Erik Selvig
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2. Chris Pratt - Star Lord
3. Chris Hemsworth - Thor
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