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Celebrities Nobody Cares About Anymore

Updated August 19, 2020 2.2m votes 100.9k voters 4.5m views435 items

List RulesVote up the least relevant (but formerly big-deal) actors

Some of the greatest actors of all time have, in recent days, turned into a bunch of washed-up hacks that would be somehow become more relevant for receiving a Razzie nomination (or seven). No one debates that these actors have made huge contributions to cinema (many of them appearing in the best movies ever made), but recently they've become big stars in big flops. Need examples? Will Smith in After Earth. Harrison Ford in Cowboys & Aliens. K-19: The Widowmaker. Morning Glory. Just take anything starting with "starring Harrison Ford," and there's a good chance it'll stick on that list.

These has been actors once delighted audiences and now revile them. They're funny actors who made dramas and then weren't funny anymore (Jim Carrey); serious actors who starred in comedies and then tried to keep the joke going (Robert De Niro); and actors who ruined their credibility by being constant tabloid fodder (Angelina Jolie). Whatever the reason, these once great actors have become box office kryptonite and should no longer be commanding the multi-million dollar contracts of the highest paid celebrities in the world.

Which actors are no longer relevant in Hollywood? Which actresses are past their prime? When did big name celebrities become irrelevant? This list of actors who are no longer big celebrities is here to provide users a chance to vote for the celebrities no one cares about anymore. If you think there's a celebrity who has faded from the spotlight and isn't on the list, make sure to add them so other users can remember a time when people cared about the comedic stylings of people like Eddie Murphy (R.I.P., funny man).

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    Nicolas Cage
    22,504
    14,810

    Nicolas Cage

    Leaving Las Vegas, National Treasure

    Age51

    BirthplaceLong Beach, California, USA

    Last good work: Mandy (2018)

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  • 2
    Cuba Gooding, Jr.
    15,815
    11,620

    Cuba Gooding, Jr.

    Jerry Maguire, As Good as It Gets

    Age52

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Last good work: Selma (2015)

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  • 3
    Chevy Chase
    3,159
    2,306

    Chevy Chase

    Christmas Vacation, Caddyshack

    Age77

    BirthplaceLower Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

  • 4
    Bill Cosby
    3,376
    2,521

    Bill Cosby

    The Cosby Show, Bill Cosby: Himself

    Age83

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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  • 5
    John Travolta
    17,434
    13,265

    John Travolta

    Pulp Fiction, Grease

    Age66

    BirthplaceEnglewood, New Jersey, United States of America

    Last good work: Hairspray (2007)

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  • 6
    Bruce Willis
    8,835
    6,343

    Bruce Willis

    The Sixth Sense, Die Hard

    Age60

    BirthplaceIdar-Oberstein, West Germany

    Last good work: Looper (2012)

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  • 7
    Meg Ryan
    15,047
    11,899

    Meg Ryan

    Sleepless in Seattle, Anastasia

    Age58

    BirthplaceFairfield, Connecticut, United States of America

    Last good work: You've Got Mail (1998)

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  • 8
    Steven Seagal
    18,240
    15,040

    Steven Seagal

    Under Siege, Above the Law

    Age68

    BirthplaceLansing, Michigan, United States of America

    Last good work: Machete (2010) 

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  • 9
    Danny Glover
    1,231
    821

    Danny Glover

    Lethal Weapon, Saw

    Age74

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

  • 10
    Kevin James
    8,514
    6,940

    Kevin James

    The King of Queens, Here Comes the Boom

    Age55

    BirthplaceMineola, New York, United States of America

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  • 11
    Jamie Lee Curtis
    4,107
    2,947

    Jamie Lee Curtis

    True Lies, Halloween

    Age61

    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California, United States of America

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  • 12
    Ashley Judd
    3,613
    2,744

    Ashley Judd

    Heat, Kiss the Girls

    Age52

    BirthplaceGranada Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • 13
    Helen Hunt
    13,518
    9,986
    Last good work: The Sessions (2012)
  • 14
    Adam Sandler
    19,193
    15,854

    Adam Sandler

    Grown Ups 2, Grown Ups

    Age54

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Last good work: The Meyerowitz Stories (2017)

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  • 15
    Denzel Washington
    4,026
    2,944

    Denzel Washington

    Training Day, American Gangster American Gangster

    Age61

    BirthplaceMount Vernon, New York, United States of America

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  • 16
    Goldie Hawn
    11,832
    10,090

    Goldie Hawn

    Death Becomes Her, The First Wives Club

    Age74

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Last good work: Swing Shift (1984)

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  • 17
    Sandra Bullock
    4,431
    2,838

    Sandra Bullock

    Gravity, The Proposal

    Age51

    BirthplaceVirginia, USA

  • 18
    Richard Gere
    14,242
    11,707

    Richard Gere

    Days of Heaven, Pretty Woman

    Age71

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Last good work: Norman (2017)

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  • 19
    Jennifer Aniston
    11,765
    9,556

    Jennifer Aniston

    Friends, We're the Millers

    Age46

    BirthplaceSherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, USA

    Last good work: Dumplin' (2018)

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  • 20
    Sean Connery
    4,511
    3,162

    Sean Connery

    Dr. No, The Hunt for Red October

    Age90

    BirthplaceFountainbridge, United Kingdom

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  • 21
    Cameron Diaz
    10,982
    8,489

    Cameron Diaz

    There's Something About Mary, Shrek

    Age43

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, USA

    Last good work: Bad Teacher (2011)
  • 22
    Eddie Murphy
    17,473
    14,694

    Eddie Murphy

    Beverly Hills Cop, Trading Places

    Age59

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Last good work that is not animated: Dreamgirls (2006)

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  • 23
    Mel Gibson
    16,656
    14,252

    Mel Gibson

    Braveheart, Signs

    Age64

    BirthplacePeekskill, New York, United States of America

    Last good work: Dragged Across Concrete (2019)

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  • 24
    Rob Schneider
    14,793
    12,734

    Rob Schneider

    Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, The Hot Chick

    Age56

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Last good work: Saturday Night Live? (1990-1994)

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  • 25
    Robert De Niro
    5,352
    3,917

    Robert De Niro

    Goodfellas, The Godfather: Part II

    Age72

    BirthplaceGreenwich Village, New York City, New York, USA

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