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Actors Who Are Having Their Best Year In 2018

Updated June 14, 2019 11.3k votes 1.4k voters 26.8k views30 items

List RulesVote up the actors based only on their 2018 film performances.

2018 has proved to be the best year for a range of actors, both old and new. Whether that's due to landing multiple roles or starring in the year's biggest blockbusters, some actors are completely nailing it in 2018 and truly making a name for themselves. As a result, they're at the top of their game. How do these actors compare to the 2018's biggest actresses

While we've all had that feeling and even once said, "This will be my year", it doesn't always end up that way. However, some actors really made that happen in 2018. So, who are the top actors of 2018? Starring in lead roles for Avengers: Infinity War and Deadpool 2, Josh Brolin is definitely killing it in 2018. Other popular actors right now in Hollywood include Michael B. Jordan, Dave Bautista, Benedict Cumberbatch, Donald Glover, Chris Pratt, and Alden Ehrenreich.

Check out the list of most popular actors in 2018 below and vote up those who you think are having their best year. Of course, you can vote actors down if you think they could have stepped it up a notch. Then check out the best actors of 2019.

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    Ben Mendelsohn
    84
    131

    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia

    NationalityAustralia

    CharactersTed Morgan

    Ready Player One

    Untogether

    Robin Hood

    The Land of Steady Habits

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    John Boyega
    82
    147

    BirthplaceLondon, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    CharactersMoses, Jamal

    Pacific Rim: Uprising

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    Tye Sheridan
    63
    124

    BirthplaceElkhart, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    CharactersEllis, Steve

    Ready Player One

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    Lakeith Stanfield
    39
    132

    BirthplaceSan Bernardino, California

    NationalityUnited States of America

    CharactersMarcus

    Sorry to Bother You

    Come Sunday

    The Girl in the Spider's Web

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    Brian Tyree Henry

    Hotel Artemis

    White Boy Rick

    Widows

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    If Beale Street Could Talk

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