26 Popular Marvel Cinematic Universe Superheroes And Who They Are Behind The Scene

Marvel Cinematic Universe, aka, MCU is a large franchise that consists of over 23 Movies with hundreds of characters from superheroes, villains to anti-heroes. All of them have unique traits and detailed backgrounds as well as character developments from genius billionaire Tony Stark to ex-pilot Captain Marvel with cosmic power and a living tree whose language consists only of "I am Groot"..etc. Each character is portrayed by a talented Hollywood movie star, some are popular A-class actors such as Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Zoe Saldana, and other slightly less known actors such as Dave Bautista, Pom Klementieff, Don Cheadle.
For casual viewers, keeping track of all these actors - characters proves to be fairly difficult. Especially when some actors look completely different in real life or some characters even have costumes covering most of their bodies. Do not worry, we are here to help. Below is the list of the main 26 Superheroes from the MCU saga and the talented actor who portray them.

#1 Gamora (portrayed by Zoe Saldana)

#2 Thor Odinson (portrayed by Chris Hemsworth)

#3 Drax (portrayed by Dave Bautista)

#4 Shuri (portrayed by Letitia Wright)

#5 Iron Man / Anthony Edward "Tony" Stark (portrayed by Robert Downey Jr)

#6 Star-Lord / Peter Jason Quill (portrayed by Chris Pratt)

#7 Hawkeye / Clinton Francis "Clint" Barton (portrayed by Jeremy Renner)

#8 Okoye (portrayed by Danai Gurira)

#9 The Vision (portrayed by Paul Bettany)

#10 Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel)

#11 Spider-Man / Peter Parker (portrayed by Tom Holland)

#12 Ant-Man / Scott Lang (portrayed by Paul Rudd)

#13 Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper)

#14 Dr. Stephen Strange (portrayed by Benedict Cumberbatch)

#15 Valkyrie (portrayed by Tessa Thompson)

#16 Captain Marvel / Carol "Avenger" Danvers (portrayed by Brie Larson)

#17 Black Panther / T'Challa (portrayed by Chadwick Boseman)

#18 Scarlet Witch / Wanda Maximoff (portrayed by Elizabeth Olsen)

#19 Captain America / Steven Grant "Steve" Rogers (portrayed by Chris Evans)

#20 Black Widow / Natalia Alianovna "Natasha" Romanoff (portrayed by Scarlett Johansson)

#21 Mantis (portrayed by Pom Klementieff)

#22 War Machine / James "Rhodey" Rhodes (portrayed by Don Cheadle)

#23 Hulk / Dr. Bruce Banner (portrayed by Mark Ruffalo)

#24 Wasp / Hope van Dyne (portrayed by Evangeline Lilly)

#25 Winter Soldier / James Buchanan "Bucky" Barnes (portrayed by Sebastian Stan)

#26 Nebula (portrayed by Karen Gillan)

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