When it comes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, there are a lot of actors who have appeared in multiple films. But which actor has been in the most Marvel movies? Let’s take a look.
Robert Downey Jr.
Without a doubt, Robert Downey Jr. has been the face of the MCU since its inception in 2008 with the first Iron Man movie. He has played Tony Stark/Iron Man in 10 films, including all three Iron Man movies, all four Avengers movies, Spider-Man: Homecoming, and Captain America: Civil War.
Coming in at a close second is Chris Evans, who has portrayed Steve Rogers/Captain America in seven films. This includes all three Captain America movies, all four Avengers movies, and a brief cameo in Thor: The Dark World.
Chris Hemsworth takes third place with his portrayal of Thor in seven films as well. This includes all three Thor movies, all four Avengers movies, and a brief cameo in Doctor Strange.
Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff has become an integral part of the MCU over the years. She has appeared in seven films as well, including Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.
Last but not least is Mark Ruffalo’s Bruce Banner/Hulk character who has appeared in six films so far. These include The Avengers (in which he replaced Edward Norton), Iron Man 3 (in a post-credits scene), Avengers: Age of Ultron (in which he had a prominent role), Thor: Ragnarok (in which he played a major part), Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.
So there you have it – Robert Downey Jr. has appeared in the most Marvel movies with 10 films under his belt. Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth come in at a close second with seven films each, while Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo round out the top five with seven and six films respectively. It will be interesting to see which actors will continue to appear in future Marvel movies as the universe continues to expand.