Child 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.
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1
4,803 1,777
Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Titanic, Growing Pains

2
4,048 1,605
Alicia Silverstone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Clueless, Batman & Robin

3
4,207 1,666
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
3,638 1,878
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
3,748 1,536
Drew Barrymore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Poison Ivy, Mad Love, Batman Forever

6
2,871 1,643
Christina Ricci is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Sleepy Hollow, Monster, The Opposite of Sex

7
4,749 2,067
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
3,514 1,612
Tiffani Thiessen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Saved by the Bell, Beverly Hills, 90210

9
2,497 1,406
Kirsten Dunst is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

10
2,661 1,548
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
3,263 1,226
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
2,853 1,646
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Doogie Howser, M.D.

13
2,619 1,453
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
3,284 786
Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Men in Black, I Am Legend, I

15
3,198 958
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
2,430 1,916
Claire Danes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
My So-Called Love, Romeo + Juliet

17
3,058 1,415
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
1,989 1,638
Luke Perry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Beverly Hills 90210, The Fifth Elements, Jeremiah

19
2,343 1,418
Neve Campbell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Party of Five, Scream, Wild Things

20
2,380 1,235
Freddie Prinze, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Scooby-Doo, She's All That, I Know What You Did Last Summer

21
3,116 2,399
Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Black Swan, That '70s Show, Ted

22
2,332 1,397
Alyson Hannigan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
How I Met Your Mother, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, American Pie

23
2,129 1,287
Ashton Kutcher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
The Butterfly Effect, That '70s Show, Two and a Half Men

24
2,017 1,516
Jared Leto is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Requiem for a Dream, Dallas Buyers Club, Mr. Nobody

25
2,113 804
Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
wiabux added Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor