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Tom Hanks The Da Vinci Code, Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks is an American film actor, director, voice-over artist, writer and film producer. Hanks worked in television and family-friendly comedies before achieving success
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the people's #1 & often listed Why is this #2?
Leonardo DiCaprio Inception, The Wolf of Wall Street, Titanic Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and film producer. He has been nominated for ten Golden Globe Awards, winning two, and five Academy Awards. DiCaprio began his career by appearing in
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Christian Bale The Dark Knight, The Prestige, American Psycho Christian Charles Philip Bale is an English actor. He has starred in both blockbuster films and smaller projects from independent producers and art houses. Bale first caught the public eye at the age
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Kevin Spacey American Beauty, L.A. Confidential, The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey Fowler, better known as Kevin Spacey, is an American actor, film director, writer, producer, and comedian. He began his career as a stage actor during the 1980s, before being cast in
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Morgan Freeman The Shawshank Redemption, Se7en, Driving Miss Daisy Morgan Freeman is an American actor, film director, and narrator. Freeman has received Academy Award nominations for his performances in Street Smart, Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank Redemption and
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Robert De Niro Goodfellas, The Godfather: Part II, Casino Robert De Niro is an American actor and film producer who has starred in over 90 films. His first major film roles were in the sports drama Bang the Drum Slowly and the Martin Scorsese-directed crime
- 7+ 6,000- 3,495
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Denzel Washington Training Day, American Gangster American Gangster, Man on Fire Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. is an American actor and filmmaker. Washington has received much critical acclaim for his film work since the 1990s, including his portrayals of real-life figures such as
- 8+ 4,637- 1,957
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Anthony Hopkins Hannibal, Red Dragon, The Elephant Man Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE is a Welsh actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer and painter. After graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 1957, he trained at
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Jack Nicholson The Shining, The Departed, As Good as It Gets John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson is an American actor, film director, producer, and writer. Throughout his career, Nicholson has portrayed unique and challenging roles, many of which include
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Edward Norton Fight Club, American History X, The Illusionist Edward Harrison Norton is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer and activist. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear, American History X and
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Al Pacino The Godfather, Scarface, Heat Alfredo James "Al" Pacino is an American actor and filmmaker. He is well known for playing mobsters, especially Michael Corleone in The Godfather films and Tony Montana in Scarface, and
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Liam Neeson Schindler's List, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, Batman Begins ... Liam John Neeson, OBE is an Irish actor. In 1976, he joined the Lyric Players' Theatre in Belfast for two years. He then acted in the Arthurian film, Excalibur. Between 1982 and 1987, Neeson starred
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Robert Downey Jr. The Avengers, Iron Man, Iron Man 3 Robert John Downey Jr. is an American actor, producer, and singer, whose career has included critical and popular success in his youth, followed by a period of substance abuse and legal troubles, and
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Gary Oldman The Dark Knight Rises, The Dark Knight, Léon: The Professional Gary Leonard Oldman is an English actor, filmmaker, and musician. Oldman rose to prominence in the United Kingdom with his portrayals of Sid Vicious in Sid and Nancy and Joe Orton in Prick Up Your
- 15+ 5,686- 3,580
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Johnny Depp Edward Scissorhands, Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street Johnny Depp is an actor.
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Brad Pitt Inglourious Basterds, Fight Club, World War Z William Bradley "Brad" Pitt is an American actor and producer. He has received a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and three Academy Award nominations in acting categories,
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Dustin Hoffman Kramer vs. Kramer, Tootsie, Rain Man Dustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters. He first drew
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often listed & ranked high on reranks Why is this #18?
Daniel Day-Lewis There Will Be Blood, Lincoln, Gangs of New York Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is an English actor. He holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National Youth Theatre, before being
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Matt Damon The Bourne Identity, Saving Private Ryan, Good Will Hunting Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon is an American actor, screenwriter and producer. His career was launched with the success of his and Ben Affleck's Academy Award-winning screenplay, Good Will
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Michael Caine The Dark Knight, Batman Begins, The Prestige Sir Michael Caine, CBE, is an English actor and author. Renowned for his distinctive Cockney accent, Caine has appeared in over 115 films and is one of the UK's most recognisable actors. He made his
- 21+ 4,255- 1,581
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Bradley Cooper Silver Linings Playbook, The Hangover, American Hustle Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for four Academy Awards, three for acting and one for producing. He was named the "Sexiest Man Alive" by
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Harrison Ford Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars: ... Harrison Ford is an American actor and film producer. He gained worldwide fame for his starring roles as Han Solo in the original Star Wars epic space opera trilogy and the title character of the
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Christopher Walken The Deer Hunter, Pulp Fiction, Catch Me If You Can Christopher Walken is an American actor. He has appeared in more than 100 films and television shows, including The Deer Hunter, Annie Hall, The Prophecy trilogy, The Dogs of War, Brainstorm, The Dead
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Ian McKellen The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Hobbit: An ... Sir Ian Murray McKellen, CH, CBE is an English actor. He is the recipient of six Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BIF Award, two Saturn
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Christoph Waltz Django Unchained^! Inglourious Basterds^! Spectre^! Carnage Christoph Waltz is an German-Austrian actor. He is best known for his works with American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, receiving acclaim for portraying SS-Standartenführer Hans Landa in
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Hugh Jackman The Prestige, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, producer, and singer who is involved in film, musical theatre and television. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films,
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Matthew McConaughey Interstellar, The Wolf of Wall Street, Dallas Buyers Club Matthew David McConaughey is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his breakout role in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused, and went on to appear in films such as the
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Russell Crowe Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind, L.A. Confidential Russell Ira Crowe is an actor, film producer and musician. Although a New Zealand citizen, he has lived most of his life in Australia and identifies himself as an Australian. He came to international
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Clint Eastwood Million Dollar Baby, Gran Torino, Unforgiven Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and politician. He rose to international fame with his role as the Man with No Name in Sergio Leone's
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Ralph Fiennes Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, The Grand Budapest Hotel, ... Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, is an English actor. A noted Shakespeare interpreter, he first achieved success onstage at the Royal National Theatre. Fiennes' portrayal of Nazi war
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Michael Fassbender Inglourious Basterds, Prometheus, X-Men: Days of Future Past Michael Fassbender is a German-Irish actor and producer. His first screen role was in the 2000 TV miniseries, Hearts and Bones, followed by the 2001 television miniseries Band of Brothers. He then
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Jeff Bridges The Big Lebowski, Iron Man, True Grit Jeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges is an American actor, singer, and producer. He comes from a well-known acting family and began his televised acting in 1958 as a child with his father, Lloyd
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Robert Duvall The Godfather, The Godfather: Part II, Apocalypse Now Robert Selden Duvall is an American actor and director. He has been nominated for seven Academy Awards, six Golden Globes, and has multiple nominations and one win each of the BAFTA, Screen Actors
- 34+ 6,549- 2,871
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Hugh Dancy Hannibal, Black Hawk Down, King Arthu Hugh Michael Horace Dancy is an English actor and model. He is best known for his roles as Will Graham in the television series Hannibal and as Prince Charmont in Ella Enchanted. In 2006, he was
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Ewan McGregor Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, Trainspotting, Star Wars: ... Ewan Gordon McGregor, OBE is a Scottish actor who has had success in mainstream, indie, and art house films. His first professional role was in 1993, when he won a leading role in the Channel 4 series
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ranked low on reranks Why is this #36?
Samuel L. Jackson Pulp Fiction, Django Unchained, Captain America: The Winter Soldier Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s with films such as Jungle Fever, Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, True
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often listed Why is this #37?
Joaquin Phoenix Gladiator, Walk the Line, The Master Joaquin Phoenix, known formerly as Leaf Phoenix, is a Puerto Rican-born American actor, producer, music video director, musician and activist. He has been nominated for five Golden Globe Awards,
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Bryan Cranston Breaking Bad, Argo, Malcolm in the Middle Bryan Lee Cranston is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, director and producer. Cranston is best known for portraying Walter White in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad, Hal in the Fox
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Tommy Lee Jones No Country for Old Men, Men in Black, Men in Black II Tommy Lee Jones is an American actor and film director. He has received four Academy Award nominations, winning one as Best Supporting Actor for his performance as U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard in the
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Jake Gyllenhaal Donnie Darko, Nightcrawler, Zodiac Jacob Benjamin "Jake" Gyllenhaal is an American actor. The son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and screenwriter Naomi Foner, Gyllenhaal began acting at the age of ten. Following his first
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Mark Wahlberg Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg is an American actor, producer, and former model and rapper. He was known as Marky Mark in his earlier years, becoming famous for his 1991 debut as frontman with the band
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Colin Firth The King's Speech, Kingsman: The Secret Service, Love Actually Colin Andrew Firth, CBE is an English film, television, and theatre actor. His films have grossed more than $3 billion from 42 releases worldwide. He has received an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, two
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Mark Ruffalo Shutter Island, The Avengers, Spotlight Mark Alan Ruffalo is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. He portrayed the Marvel Comics character, Bruce Banner / The Hulk in The Avengers, and will reprise his role in Avengers:
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Bill Murray Groundhog Day, Ghostbusters, Lost in Translation William James "Bill" Murray is an American actor and comedian. He first gained exposure on Saturday Night Live for which he earned an Emmy Award and later went on to star in comedy films,
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Tom Hardy Mad Max: Fury Road, Inception, The Dark Knight Rises Tom Hardy is an actor.
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George Clooney Gravity, Ocean's Eleven, Up in the Air George Timothy Clooney is an American actor, writer, producer, director, and activist. He has received three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and two Academy Awards, one for acting and the
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Woody Harrelson No Country for Old Men, Cheers, Zombieland Woodrow Tracy "Woody" Harrelson is an American actor, activist, and playwright. He is a double Academy Award nominee, seven time Emmy Award nominee and one time winner. His breakout role
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Viggo Mortensen The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: ... Viggo Peter Mortensen, Jr. is a Danish American actor, poet, musician, photographer and painter. He made his film debut in Peter Weir's 1985 thriller Witness, and subsequently appeared in many notable
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Paul Giamatti Sideways, Saving Private Ryan, The Illusionist Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti is an American actor. Giamatti began his career as a supporting actor in several films produced during the 1990s including Private Parts, The Truman Show, Saving Private
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Daniel Craig Skyfall, Casino Royale, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Daniel Wroughton Craig is an English actor. Cast as the fictional British secret agent James Bond 007 in October 2005, his first film in the role, Casino Royale, was released in theatres worldwide in