- James McAvoy played Wesley Gibson in the comic book adaptation Wanted.
- James McAvoy played David Percival in the comic book adaptation Atomic Blonde with Bill Skarsgård.
- McAvoy portrayed worked with Eddie Marsan in the film Filth.
- McAvoy portrayed Kevin Wendell Crumb / The Horde in Split and Glass with Anya Taylor-Joy.
- McAvoy portrayed Max Campion in Penelope with Peter Dinklage.
- McAvoy will reunite with Bill Skarsgård and Jessica Chastain for It: Chapter Two.