Marvel is so much more than a comics company. It’s an entertainment juggernaut.
Since being founded in 1939 the company has branched out into just about every form of entertainment in the world. The world of Marvel first appeared in cinema with a 15 part Captain America serial in 1944 and the characters and properties of the house of ideas have since gone on to appear in radio shows, animation, movies, live action television, video games, stage plays, and even an ill-fated Broadway musical. Nothing can stop this juggernaut from dominating the entertainment landscape.
With such a wide array of media under the Marvel brand it’s only natural that hundreds of actors have played your favourite characters over the years. You can probably rattle off a dozen off the top of your head. Names like Robert Downey Jr and Chris Hemsworth are almost synonymous with Iron Man and Thor in the public eye. However, the Marvel Cinematic Universe isn’t the only place you’ll find the big stars.
Huge names have played your favourite characters over the years without you even noticing it was them. Names like...