Being a famous Hollywood celebrity means keeping a tight hold on your brand. If people think you’re a jerk, they might not see your next movie or buy your next single. It’s unfair but that’s the way it is. Thank heavens most famous people are terrible at keeping their cool under pressure. If they weren’t, we wouldn’t have so many photos of famous people flip...
One of the most truly awful parts of life is when someone you admire passes on into the great unknown. Whenever a celebrity death occurs, it feels like the world shuts down for a couple of days to take part in collective morning and a much needed retrospective of that person’s work. As much as we want everyone to live forever, it’s inevitable that our favori...
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences issues the be-all and end-all of acting awards in the United States: the coveted Oscar. Only one man and one woman get to win the Academy Awards for leading roles every year, but which of the performances turned in by the talented and highly-praised actors below are truly the best of the best? This list ranks t...
Everyone has celebrities that they love. Those famous men and women whom you've connected to with one or two particular films, albums, or television shows, and who will never age (in your mind, at least). Unfortunately, the ragged passing of time stops for no one, and those celebrities you love are all getting a little older, and gaining a few new gray hairs...
The biggest douchebags in Hollywood are the people we love to hate and wish we could remove from our happy, cozy world. These people are famous, but often not for being talented, like top Hollywood actors or Grammy-winning musicians, but rather for being entitled, arrogant, self-obsessed, and rude. For many of these people, any press is considered good press...
Celebrities who live in Malibu are a lucky bunch. Of all the famous people in California, those who have homes in Malibu get to live in one of the most in-demand locations for those seeking privacy and luxury. With pristine beaches, sprawling estates, and majestic mountains, it's no wonder that so many celebrities have homes in this beach community. Malibu c...
List of Oscar-nominated actors who also played a comic book character. Academy Award nominees and Oscar winners who appeared in comic based movies. The actors listed had to both play a comic based character AND be nominated for an Academy Award at some point in their career. The award does not have to be for the same role. (There are only a handful of people...
With 25+ seasons completed and seemingly no end in sight, there is certainly no shortage on the number of celebrity guest stars who have visited Springfield, leaving their mark on The Simpsons. These Simpsons cameos, guest-starring roles, and guest voices are just one part of what makes The Simpsons so fun to watch, and easily one of the best TV shows of all...
Here is a list of lucky actors who were considered 2nd-choice casting for classic movie roles. Some of the actors who were considered first were either too young or was not well-suited for the role, while others doubted their acting skills or had issues with payment. Whatever the reason, the actors' issue allowed their runner ups a chance to make it big. Mos...
The best actors and actresses of all time, male and female, ranked by film fans worldwide. This list of greatest actors and actresses attempts to answer the question "Who are the best actors of all time?" by incorporating the views and opinions of all members of the Ranker Community. Keep in mind, as you vote or add a top actor or actress you see m...
As movie fans, we like to think of our favorite actors as being larger than life. With all of the coverage that these stars get, these cool customers know how to function both on and off the screen. Often times we think of our favorite actors as being fairly close in personality to our favorite characters to whom which they portray. Obviously it's impossible...
The actor is everything in film. Sure, the writer provides the words, and the director supplies the vision, but it's the actor who represents the characters and brings them to life. A bad acting performance can completely mar the best of dialogue, just as a superior performance can lift the most lifeless of words. We cherish the film actor, we revel in their...
The Academy Award is among the most prestigious honors offered to people who work in film. This list ranks all actors and actresses who have ever been awarded at least two Oscars for acting, in the categories of Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, or Best Supporting Actress. Who is the best two-time Oscar winning actor of all time? Vote up the g...
This list of the most notoriously difficult actors to work with is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Making movies sounds like a fun career, unless you get stuck working with talent who is a real pain. Some of these famous actors are difficult to work with because they are so serious, some have a reputation for being divas, and some have terrible temper...
The absolute best people in history, ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Who are the best people in history? This list includes actors, sports-stars, musicians, charity workers, philosophers, world-leaders, businessmen, soldiers, models, artists and anyone else influential or great for doing good or being brilliant in their field. Anyone can vote on...
Learning to play the piano can definitely be a challenge, but these celebrities have mastered the art. Celebrities play the piano for different reasons, whether they played as a child, or just do it for fun. Some of these celebrities studied to become classical pianists, while others learned to play piano for film roles. A famous children's TV host is even a...
Every year the Academy Awards bestows honorary Oscars to deserving artists in the film industry, surprisingly these deserving artists have failed to get one, vote for who you think is most deserving!
The best actors working today include Hollywood legends, Academy Award winners and many of the top up and coming actors in the world right now. These talented and beautiful men grace the big and small screen with brilliant performances in our favorite movies and TV shows and do it really, really well. There's no question that many of these top current actors...
It takes a lot to make a movie great. There has to be excellent writing, production, direction, editing, and of course, acting. While the crew draws out the parameters for a movie, the actors are who color in the film to bring it to life, and without great acting, a great film can crumble. These actors are the ones who deliver time and again, regardless...
Sometimes, the Academy sets out to right an Oscar mistake, finally giving top awards to the most deserving of actors and directors... but not for their best work. Which stars have won Academy Awards, but a few years too late? For actors and directors who've made it big in Hollywood, there's no award like an Academy Award. No accolade is more prestigious than...
The best old age makeup in film usually falls to one decision, hiring an actor who can either play the hell out of the role with minimum makeup or is close to the age of the character. But sometimes, a story calls for the actor to play many ages throughout a film. That’s when makeup gets tricky. Brad Pitt had the help of more than 50 make...
This is a list of famous people with ADHD - a psychiatric disorder with symptoms that include trouble paying attention, acting impulsively and hyperactivity. Already, celebrities like Robin Williams come to mind with the brilliantly high energy performance as Professor Brainard in Flubber. The causes of ADHD are mostly unknown, although research at...
Go team! This is a list of celebrity Lakers fans, ranked by fame and popularity. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball team has a lot of famous fans. Some celebs are so dedicated to the NBA team that they buy season tickets, while others stop by for one game a season. The Staples Center, the building the Lakers call home, is a great place to see some exciting ba...
List of Celebrities Who Dropped Out of College, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. You don't need a college diploma to pursue your dreams. Several famous people enrolled in college, only to drop out so they could attend the school of life. Some celebrities who dropped out of college went on to make over a billion dollars.Who is the most famous person who...
These drool-worthy celebrity houses are among the biggest, most impressive homes of the rich and famous. These are the celebrity homes that average Americans - along with their 2.5 kids - may only dream of ever owning.This list includes celebrity homes of TV stars including Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Love Hewitt, film stars including Johnny Depp and Nicolas...
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