Top 10 Superhero Movie Actors Who Perfectly Fit Their Character
This list is compiled of actors who were perfectly casted for a superhero role (not necessarily those who did the best job) who rendered it impossible to imagine the character portrayed by anyone else. Basically, when actor met character perfectly.
The Top Ten
1Robert Downey Jr.- Tony StarkRobert 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.
The only one who could play it
2Hugh Jackman - WolverineHugh 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 .
3Ryan Reynolds - DeadpoolRyan 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.
I don't think there was ever anyone else for this role. - BKAllmighty
4Andrew Garfield - Peter ParkerAndrew 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.
I don't think he was a good Peter Parker. He was a good Spider-Man, but his Peter was too confident, too socially adjusted, too prone to stuttering, and too emotionless for half of his scenes. He was a very unconvincing Peter Parker, in general, and without getting Peter, at his core, right on film, you've not done the character right (no matter how quippy his Spider-Man alter ego is). - BKAllmighty
5Heath Ledger - JokerHeathcliff Andrew Ledger was an Australian actor and director. After performing roles in Australian television and film during the 1990s, Ledger left for the United States in 1998 to develop his film career.
Heat ledger must be under top 3. If someone wants a reason for this then watch "The Dark Knight"
Joker was a villain.. but whatever, he was good
6Christian Bale - Bruce WayneChristian Charles Philip Bale is an English actor. He has starred in both blockbuster films and smaller projects from independent producers and art houses.
7Jack Nicholson - JokerJohn Joseph Nicholson (born April 22, 1937) is an American actor and filmmaker, who has performed for over 60 years. Nicholson is known for playing a wide range of starring or supporting roles, including satirical comedy, romance and dark portrayals of antiheroes and psychopathic characters. In many ...read more.
8Chris Evans - Captain AmericaChristopher 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.
9Henry Cavill - Superman
10Tobey Maguire - Peter Parker
11Tom Hiddleston - LokiThomas 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.
12Chris Hemsworth - ThorChris 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.
Oh come on he fits his role perfectly and is the mighty God of Thunder. He is so underrated. He acts better than Ryan Reynolds.
13Tom Hardy - Bane
14Benedict Cumberbatch - Doctor StrangeBenedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch is an English actor and film producer who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio.
15Ben Affleck - Batman
16Chris Pratt - Star LordChristopher 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.
Yes... enough said - Revrad
17Scarlett Johansson - Black WidowScarlett Johansson (born November 22, 1984) is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut in North. ...read more.