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The Greatest '90s Teen Stars  

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List Rules TV and film actors who were teenage stars in productions that aired in the 90s

The greatest teen stars of the '90s are well-remembered on this countdown. They were everywhere – they ruled the box office, they kept butts on couches on the small screen, and took over the radio. The stars that appeared on your locker room, your lunchbox, and even as dolls are recognized for the lasting impact they left on America.

Who are the best teen stars from the 1990s? Whether you had a crush on these teenage actors from the 1990s or wanted to be them, the greatest teen actors of the 90s entertained us and taught us a lot of life lessons.
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Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Titanic, Growing Pains
2
Alicia Silverstone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Clueless, Batman & Robin
3
Sarah Michelle Gellar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Cruel Intentions, The Grudge
4
Jennifer Love Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Party of Five, Can't Hardly Wait, I Know What You Did Last Summer
5
Drew Barrymore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Poison Ivy, Mad Love, Batman Forever
6
Christina Ricci is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Sleepy Hollow, Monster, The Opposite of Sex
7
Jessica Biel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
7th Heaven, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, The Rules of Attraction
8
Tiffani Thiessen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Saved by the Bell, Beverly Hills, 90210
9
Kirsten Dunst is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3
10
Mark-Paul Gosselaar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Saved by the Bell, NYPD Blue, Franklin & Bash
11
Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Married with Children, Up All Night, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
12
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Doogie Howser, M.D.
13
Joseph Gordon-Levitt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, (500) Days of Summer
14
Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Men in Black, I Am Legend, I
15
Reese Witherspoon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
First L added Walk the Line, Wild, Legally Blonde
16
Claire Danes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
My So-Called Love, Romeo + Juliet
17
Melissa Joan Hart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Melissa & Joey, Clarissa Explains It All, Drive Me Crazy
18
Neve Campbell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Party of Five, Scream, Wild Things
19
Freddie Prinze, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Scooby-Doo, She's All That, I Know What You Did Last Summer
20
Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Black Swan, That '70s Show, Ted
21
Alyson Hannigan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
How I Met Your Mother, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, American Pie
22
Ashton Kutcher is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
The Butterfly Effect, That '70s Show, Two and a Half Men
23
Jared Leto is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Requiem for a Dream, Dallas Buyers Club, Mr. Nobody
24
Seth Green is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
The Italian Job, Austin Powers in Goldmember, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
25
Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
wiabux added Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor