Actors 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.
list ordered by
1
5,030 1,834
Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Titanic, Growing Pains
2
4,204 1,681
Alicia Silverstone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Clueless, Batman & Robin
3
4,355 1,735
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
3,772 1,954
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
3,880 1,592
Drew Barrymore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Poison Ivy, Mad Love, Batman Forever
6
2,974 1,715
Christina Ricci is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Sleepy Hollow, Monster, The Opposite of Sex
7
4,831 2,149
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
3,630 1,673
Tiffani Thiessen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Saved by the Bell, Beverly Hills, 90210
9
2,605 1,473
Kirsten Dunst is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3
10
2,757 1,608
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
3,364 1,289
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
2,934 1,713
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Doogie Howser, M.D.
13
2,721 1,504
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
3,440 827
Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Men in Black, I Am Legend, I
15
3,335 989
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
2,520 1,979
Claire Danes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
My So-Called Love, Romeo + Juliet
17
3,152 1,463
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
2,434 1,458
Neve Campbell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Party of Five, Scream, Wild Things
19
2,473 1,276
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
3,225 2,450
Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Black Swan, That '70s Show, Ted
21
2,411 1,447
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
2,223 1,329
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
2,092 1,567
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
2,153 1,381
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
2,204 846
Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
wiabux added Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor