Captain Jack Sparrow was portrayed by Johnny Depp in "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl", "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest", "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End", and "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides"
Clark Kent/Kal-El/Superman (and sometimes Superboy) has been portrayed by many actors over the years in live action and in animation. In live action, Kirk Alyn was the first actor to don the cape in "Superman"  and "Atom Man vs. Superman". George Reeves played Superman in "The Adventures of Superman", "Superman and the Mole-Men", and an episode of "I Love Lucy". John Rockwell played Superboy in the unsold pilot "The Adventures of Superboy". David Wilson played the role of Superman in the musical special "It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's Superman!" Christopher Reeve played the man of steel in "Superman: The Movie", "Superman II", "Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut", "Superman III", and "Superman IV: The Quest For Peace". Gerard Christopher and John Newton both play Superboy in "The Adventures of Superboy". Dean Cain played Superman in "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman". Tom Welling portrayed the role in "Smallville". Brandon Routh played Superman in the film "Superman Returns". Henry Cavill will be taking over the role in the upcoming "Superman: Man of Steel". In animation, Bud Collyer voice the man of tomorrow in "The Batman/Superman Hour", "Aquaman", "The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure", "The New Adventures of Superman", and the classic Fleischer "Superman" cartoons. Tim Daly has voiced Superman in "Superman: The Animated Series", "Superman: Brainiac Attacks", "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies", and "Superman/Batman: Apocalypse". George Newbern provided the voice of Superman in many projects including "DC Showcase: Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam", "The Batman", "Justice League", "Justice League Unlimited", and "Static Shock". Danny Dark voiced the last son of Krypton in "The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians", "SuperFriends: The Legendary Super Powers Show", "SuperFriends", "The World's Greatest SuperFriends", "Challenge of the SuperFriends", "The All-New Super Friends Hour", and "Super Friends". Mark Harmon voiced Superman in "Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths". Kyle MacLachlan also voiced the role in "Justice League: The New Frontier". Adam Baldwin voiced the character in "Superman/Doomsday". Nolan North voiced the role in "Young Justice". Yuri Lowenthal voiced the character in "Legion of Super Heroes". Roger Rose provided the voice in "Batman: The Brave and the Bold". James Denton recently lent his vocal talents to the character in "All-Star Superman". Christopher McDonald voiced the older Superman in "Batman Beyond". Michael Daingerfield voice the man of steel in "Krypto the Superdog". Beau Weaver voiced Superman in the 1988 cartoon "Superman". Bob Hastings voiced Superboy in "The Batman/Superman Hour", "The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure", and "The New Adventures of Superman".
Indiana Jones was portrayed by Harrison Ford in "Raiders of the Lost Ark", "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom", "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade", "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull", and an episode of "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles". River Phoenix played young Indiana Jones in "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade". Sean Patrick Flanery, Corey Carrier, and Neil Boulane played young versions of Indiana Jones in "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles". George Hall played an older version of Indiana Jones in "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles".
Sledge Hammer was portrayed by David Rasche in the the cult classic television show "Sledge Hammer!".
The Joker was portrayed by the late Cesar Romero in the "Batman" television show and in "Batman: The Movie" (1966), Jack Nicholson in Tim Burton's "Batman" (1989), Curtis Armstrong in an OnStar "Batman" commercial, Roger Stoneburner in the televison show "Birds of Prey", and most recently by the late Heath Ledger (pictured). The character has appeared in many animated shows as well voiced by Mark Hamill in "Batman: The Animated Series", "Batman: Mask of the Phantasm", "The New Batman Adventures", "Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker", "Static Shock", "Justice League", "Justice League Unlimited", and "Birds of Prey". Other actors to have voiced the Joker include Larry Storch in "Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder" and "The New Scooby-Doo Movies", Lennie Weinrib in "The New Adventures of Batman", Frank Welker in "The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians", Kevin Michael Richardson in "The Batman", Jeff Bennett in "Batman: The Brave and the Bold", and John DiMaggio in "Batman: Under the Red Hood".
James T. Kirk (alternate universe) was played by Chris Pine in 2009's "Star Trek". Jimmy Bennett played James T. Kirk (alternate universe) as a boy in "Star Trek".
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