Halloween Express, the costume mega-store, has created a nice series of GIFs that shows the cinematic evolution of the actors who have played some favorite Marvel and DC characters: Batman, Superman, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk and Captain America.
The GIF go back some ways to include actors who played superheroes in black and white serials.
In addition is included a list of actors who have played these superheroes on the small, big and cartoon screens.
Let me know your favorite/favorites in the comment section.
The Evolution of Batman
The actors who have played Batman: Lewis G Wilson, Robert Lowery, Kevin Conroy (voice only), Adam West, Michael Keaton, Val Kilmer, George Clooney, Christian Bale and Ben Affleck.
The Evolution of Captain America
The actors who played Captain America: Dick Purcell, Sandy Becker (voice only), Chris Evans, Reb Brown, Matt Salinger.
The Evolution of the Incredible Hulk
The actors who played the Hulk: Fred Tatasciore (voice only), Rick D Wasserman (voice only), Chris Lofing, Lou Ferrigno/Bill Bixby (Bruce Banner), Edward Norton, Eric Bana, Mark Ruffalo.
The Evolution of Spider-Man
The actors who played Spider-man: Paul Soles (voice only), Josh Keaton (voice only), Dan Gilvezan (voice only), Neil Patrick Harris (voice only), Nicolas Hammond, Andrew Garfield, Christopher Daniel Barnes (voice only), Tobey Maguire, and the newest- Tom Holland.
The Evolution of Superman
The actors who played Superman: Kirk Alyn, Tom Welling, Dean Cain, Mark Harmon (voice only), Christopher Reeve, George Reeves, Tim Daly (voice only), Brandon Routh, Henry Cavil and Beau Weaver (voice only).