The Best Actors Of 2022
The greatest actors of 2022 have had some awesome movies and TV shows come out this year, whether they're action-packed or serious dramas, they really show their talent. Of course, you'll recognize a lot faces from the MCU and adjacent movie universes. You'll also find actors starring in long awaited sequels/reboots like Tom Cruise in Top Gun: Maverick acting alongside younger talent like Miles Teller. Maybe Ben Affleck will surprise us with another sleeper performance like the one he gave us in The Tender Bar. But now it's time to determine the best actor of 2022 way ahead of the awards season.
The best part about this list of great actors from this year is that you don't have to choose just one. You can vote up all your favorite actors and then check back throughout the year to see which one made it to the top of the list or even the top ten.
Recent Credits: The Mandalorian, The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent, The Last of UsJose Pedro Balmaceda Pascal, known professionally as Pedro Pascal, is a Chilean-born American actor. He is known for portraying Oberyn Martell in the fourth season of the HBO series Game of Thrones.
Recent Credits: The Adam Project, Red Notice, Free GuyRyan Rodney Reynolds (born October 23, 1976) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, film producer, and screenwriter. He began his career starring in the Canadian teen soap opera Hillside and had ...more
Recent Credits: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, The Power of the Dog, Spider-Man: No Way HomeBenedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch (born 19 July 1976) is an English actor who has performed in film, television, theatre and radio. A graduate of the Victoria University of Manchester, he ...more
Recent Credits: Killers of the Flower Moon, Batgirl, No Sudden MoveBrendan James Fraser ( FRAY-zər; born December 3, 1968) is an American-Canadian actor. He is best known for playing Rick O'Connell in The Mummy trilogy (1999, 2001, 2008), as well as for leading ...more
Recent Credits: The Batman, The Banshees of Inisherin, Thirteen LivesColin Farrell (born 31 May 1976) is an Irish actor. Farrell appeared in the BBC drama Ballykissangel in 1998, made his film debut in the Tim Roth-directed drama The War Zone in 1999, and was ...more
Recent Credits: Thor: Love and Thunder, Spiderhead, ExtractionChristopher Hemsworth (born 11 August 1983) is an Australian actor. He rose to prominence playing Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away (2004–07) before leaving to begin a film career in ...more