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
4,860 1,792
Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Titanic, Growing Pains

2
4,087 1,628
Alicia Silverstone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Clueless, Batman & Robin

3
4,245 1,686
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
3,682 1,897
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
3,784 1,551
Drew Barrymore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Poison Ivy, Mad Love, Batman Forever

6
2,903 1,658
Christina Ricci is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Sleepy Hollow, Monster, The Opposite of Sex

7
4,771 2,090
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
3,547 1,628
Tiffani Thiessen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Saved by the Bell, Beverly Hills, 90210

9
2,526 1,422
Kirsten Dunst is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

10
2,689 1,564
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
3,290 1,245
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
2,874 1,666
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Doogie Howser, M.D.

13
2,657 1,465
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
3,324 796
Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Men in Black, I Am Legend, I

15
3,237 964
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
2,464 1,927
Claire Danes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
My So-Called Love, Romeo + Juliet

17
3,092 1,424
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
2,029 1,648
Luke Perry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Beverly Hills 90210, The Fifth Elements, Jeremiah

19
2,369 1,426
Neve Campbell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Party of Five, Scream, Wild Things

20
2,407 1,247
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
3,142 2,418
Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
Black Swan, That '70s Show, Ted

22
2,352 1,411
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
2,155 1,300
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
2,037 1,530
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
2,137 815
Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest '90s Teen Stars
wiabux added Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Lone Survivor