Actors Actors Who Always Play Assholes  

JimJenkins
194 votes 48 voters 3.4k views 36 items
It's gotta suck being one of these guys. In real life they are probably wonderful and kind people, but on screen they just look kinda... dickish. As such, they've built their careers on this unique ability.

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Christopher McDonald is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Garrett Johnson added Christopher McDonald Harry's Law, Good Advice, Veronica's Closet

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James Spader is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
James Spader The Office, The Blacklist, Boston Legal

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Miguel Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Miguel Ferrer NCIS: Los Angeles, The Stand, Crossing Jordan

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William Atherton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
William Atherton Centennial

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Joe Pesci is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Joe Pesci The Pink Panther Show, The Pink Panther, Half Nelson

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Michael Ironside is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Michael Ironside Justice League, V, seaQuest DSV

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Peter Greene is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Peter Greene The Black Donnellys, Whack-O!

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Paul Gleason is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Paul Gleason Boy Meets World, Another Life, One West Waikiki

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William Sadler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
William Sadler Roswell, Wonderfalls, The Pacific

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Clancy Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Clancy Brown SpongeBob SquarePants, Carnivàle, Superman: The Animated Series

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J. T. Walsh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
J. T. Walsh Dark Skies, Hope

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Peter Stormare is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Peter Stormare Prison Break, Watching Ellie

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Bob Gunton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Bob Gunton 24, Greg the Bunny, Peacemakers

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Mark Strong is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Mark Strong Henry VIII, Who Do You Think You Are?, Emma

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Chazz Palminteri is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Chazz Palminteri Oz, Dr. Vegas, Kojak

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Dan Hedaya is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Dan Hedaya The Tortellis, Lucky, One of the Boys (1989)

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David Patrick Kelly is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes

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John C. McGinley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
John C. McGinley Scrubs, WordGirl, Ground Floor

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Chris Sarandon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Chris Sarandon Shangri-La Plaza, The Court

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Ron Silver is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Ron Silver Rhoda, Veronica's Closet, Skin

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Powers Boothe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Powers Boothe Deadwood, Nashville, Justice League

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Henry Czerny is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Henry Czerny Revenge, The Tudors, Tales of the City

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Miguel Sandoval is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Miguel Sandoval Medium, Jackie Chan Adventures, Bad Judge

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Sharlto Copley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Sharlto Copley District 9, Elysium, Maleficent

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Kurt Fuller is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Kurt Fuller Supernatural, Psych, Manhattan Love Story

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Peter Sarsgaard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Peter Sarsgaard The Killing, The Slap

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Brad Dourif is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Brad Dourif Deadwood, Ponderosa, Wild Palms

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John Spencer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
John Spencer The West Wing, L.A. Law, Trinity (US)

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Dabney Coleman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Dabney Coleman Boardwalk Empire, Recess, Buffalo Bill

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Harris Yulin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes

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Anthony Heald is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Anthony Heald Boston Public

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Rutger Hauer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Rutger Hauer Merlin, The 10th Kingdom, Floris

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Robert Davi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Robert Davi Profiler, The Gangster Chronicles

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Kirk Acevedo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Richard Haslam added Kirk Acevedo Fringe, Band of Brothers, Oz

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Robert De Niro is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Robert De Niro The Godfather Saga, NYC 22, TriBeCa

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Richard Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Actors Who Always Play Assholes
Richard Jenkins Six Feet Under