Villains in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

An updated list of villains in the MCU

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  • Appearances: Luke Cage

    Portrayed By: Mustafa Shakir

  • Appearances: Luke Cage

    Portrayed By: Gabrielle Dennis

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: David Wenham

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: Sacha Dhawan

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: Nikita Bogolyubov

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: Jane Kim

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: David Sakurai

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: Lewis Tan

  • Appearances: Iron Fist

    Portrayed By: Alice Eve

  • Appearances: The Punisher

    Portrayed By: Ben Barnes

  • Appearances: The Punisher

    Portrayed By: Ebon Moss-Bachrach

  • Appearances: The Punisher

    Portrayed By: Paul Schulze

  • Appearances: The Punisher

    Portrayed By: Josh Stewart

  • Appearances: Cloak & Dagger

    Portrayed By: Emma Lahana

  • Appearances: Iron Man

    Portrayed By: Jeff Bridges

  • Appearances: Iron Man

    Portrayed By: Faran Tahir

  • Appearances: The Incredible Hulk

    Portrayed By: Tim Roth

  • Appearances: The Incredible Hulk

    Portrayed By: Tim Blake Nelson

  • Appearances: The Incredible Hulk, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War

    Portrayed By: William Hurt

  • Appearances: Iron Man 2

    Portrayed By: Mickey Rourke

  • Appearances: Iron Man 2

    Portrayed By: Sam Rockwell

  • Appearances: Thor, The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World, Thor: Ragnarok, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame, Loki

    Portrayed By: Tom Hiddleston

  • Appearances: Thor

    Portrayed By:

  • Appearances: Thor

    Portrayed By: Colm Feore

  • Appearances: Captain America: The First Avenger, Avengers: Infinity War, Avenger: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Hugo Weaving

  • Appearances: Captain America: The First Avenger, Agent Carter, Captain America: The Winter Soldier

    Portrayed By: Toby Jones

  • Appearances: Captain America: The First Avenger

    Portrayed By: Richard Armitage

  • Appearances: The Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy

    Portrayed By: Alexis Denisof

  • Appearances: Iron Man 3

    Portrayed By: Guy Pearce

  • Appearances: Iron Man 3

    Portrayed By: Ben Kingsley

  • Appearances: Iron Man 3

    Portrayed By: James Badge Dale

  • Appearances: Iron Man 3

    Portrayed By: Ashley Hamilton

  • Appearances: Thor: The Dark World

    Portrayed By: Christopher Eccleston

  • Appearances: Thor: The Dark World

    Portrayed By: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

  • Appearances: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Robert Redford

  • Appearances: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Frank Grillo

  • Appearances: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

    Portrayed By: Georges St-Pierre

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Lee Pace

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Karen Gillan

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Djimon Hounsou

  • Appearances: The Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Josh Brolin

  • Appearances: Thor: The Dark World, Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Infinity War

    Portrayed By: Benicio del Toro

  • Appearances: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Thomas Kretschmann

  • Appearances: Avengers: Age of Ultron

    Portrayed By: James Spader

  • Appearances: Avengers: Age of Ultron, Black Panther

    Portrayed By: Andy Serkis

  • Appearances: Ant-Man

    Portrayed By: Corey Stoll

  • Appearances: Captain America: Civil War

    Portrayed By: Daniel Bruhl

  • Appearances: Doctor Strange

    Portrayed By: Mads Mikkelsen

  • Appearances: Doctor Strange

    Portrayed By: Jonathan Adams

  • Appearances: Doctor Strange, Doctor Strange 2

    Portrayed By: Chiwetel Ejiofor

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Portrayed By: Kurt Russell

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Portrayed By: Chris Sullivan

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

    Portrayed By: Elizabeth Debicki

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Portrayed By: Michael Keaton

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Portrayed By: Bokeem Woodbine

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Portrayed By: Michael Chernus

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Portrayed By: Michael Mando

  • Appearances: Thor: Ragnarok

    Portrayed By: Cate Blanchett

  • Appearances: Thor: Ragnarok

    Portrayed By: Karl Urban

  • Appearances: Thor: Ragnarok

  • Appearances: Thor: Ragnarok

    Portrayed By: Jeff Goldblum

  • Appearances: Thor: Ragnarok

    Portrayed By: Clancy Brown

  • Appearances: Black Panther

    Portrayed By: Michael B. Jordan

  • Appearances: Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Winston Duke

  • Appearances: Black Panther

    Portrayed By: Lupita Nyong'o

  • Appearances: Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Tom Vaughan-Lawlor

  • Appearances: Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Carrie Coon

  • Appearances: Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Michael James Shaw

  • Appearances: Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame

    Portrayed By: Terry Notary

  • Appearances: Ant-Man and the Wasp

    Portrayed By: Hannah John-Kamen

  • Appearances: Ant-Man and the Wasp

    Portrayed By: Walton Goggins

  • Appearances: Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Jude Law

  • Appearances: Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Gemma Chan

  • Appearances: Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Algenis Perez Soto

  • Appearances: Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Rune Temte

  • Appearances: Captain Marvel

    Portrayed By: Annette Bening

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Portrayed By: Jake Gyllenhaal

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Portrayed By: TBA

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Portrayed By: TBA

  • Appearances: Spider-Man: Far From Home

    Portrayed By: TBA

  • Appearances: Venom, Venom 2

    Portrayed By: Tom Hardy

  • Appearances: Venom

    Portrayed By: Riz Ahmed

  • Appearances: Venom, Venom 2

    Portrayed By: Woody Harrelson

  • Appearances: Morbius

    Portrayed By: Jared Leto

  • Appearances: Black Widow

    Portrayed By: TBA

  • Appearances: Doctor Strange 2

    Portrayed By: TBA

  • Appearances: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

    Portrayed By: TBA

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Bill Paxton

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Brett Dalton

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Dylan Minette

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: John Hannah

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Adrian Pasdar

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Kyle MacLachlan

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Brian Patrick Wade

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Blair Underwood

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Axle Whitehead

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Mallory Jansen

  • Appearances: Thor, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Captain America: The Winter Soldier

    Portrayed By: Maximiliano Hernandez

  • Appearances: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Portrayed By: Elena Satine