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The 50+ Best Actors Under 25

Updated February 17, 2021 29.9k votes 3.2k voters 66.7k views56 items

List RulesVote up the most successful actors born in 1996 or later.

These days, it seems like all the young actors you used to watch on the Disney Channel have grown up and launched into full-fledged adulthood. So which hot actors under 25 will be replacing old favorites like Harry Styles and Jordan Fisher? Here you'll find out as you peruse a list of the best up and coming actors under 25. From the star of Young Sheldon to part of the cast of Shameless, we've rounded up the best actors under 25. You are bound to recognize the names of these male actors in their 20s and young male actors under 20. 

Finn Wolfhard and Wyatt Oleff from It are two of the famous young actors you will likely recognize. Jacob Tremblay is another of the young male celebrities who have really left their mark on the Hollywood scene. Noah Schnapp and Asher Angel are also some of the best young actors on this list. 

If you can think of any other actors in their 20s or even male actors under 25 who have already made an impression, feel free to add them to the list. Then, under 25 and watch as they rise up the ranks to compete for the title of the best up and coming young male actors under 25. Then go check out the best actresses under 25.

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  • Tom Holland1
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    Tom Holland

    1996-06-01

    BirthplaceKingston upon Thames, London, United Kingdom

    Thomas Stanley Holland (born June 1, 1996) is an English actor and dancer. A graduate of the...  more
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  • Noah Schnapp2
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    Noah Schnapp

    2004-10-03
    Noah Schnapp (born October 3, 2004) is an American actor best known for his role as Will Byers...  more
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  • Dylan Minnette3
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    Dylan Minnette

    1996-12-29

    BirthplaceEvansville, USA, Indiana, Center Township

    Dylan Christopher Minnette (born December 29, 1996) is an American actor and musician. He is...  more
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  • Asa Butterfield4
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    Asa Butterfield

    1997-04-01

    BirthplaceIslington, London, United Kingdom

    Asa Maxwell Thornton Farr Butterfield (born 1 April 1997) is an English actor. He began his...  more
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  • Jack Dylan Grazer5
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    Jack Dylan Grazer (born September 3, 2003) is an American actor. Grazer rose to prominence in...  more
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  • Finn Wolfhard6
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    Finn Wolfhard

    2002-12-23

    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    Finn Wolfhard (born December 23, 2002) is a Canadian actor and voice actor. He is best known...  more
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  • Caleb McLaughlin7
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    Caleb Reginald McLaughlin (born October 13, 2001) is an American actor. He began his career on...  more
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  • KJ Apa8
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    KJ Apa

    1997-06-17

    BirthplaceAuckland, New Zealand

    Keneti James Fitzgerald "KJ" Apa (born 17 June 1997) is a New Zealand actor best known for his...  more
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  • Gaten Matarazzo9
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    Gaten Matarazzo

    2002-09-08
    Gaten John Matarazzo III (born September 8, 2002) is an American actor. He began his career on...  more
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  • Noah Centineo10
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    Noah Centineo

    1996-05-09

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, USA

    Noah Gregory Centineo (born May 9, 1996) is an American actor. He is known for his roles in...  more
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  • Jaeden Martell11
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    Jaeden Martell

    2003-01-04

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, PA

    Jaeden Martell (born January 4, 2003), formerly known as Jaeden Lieberher, is an American...  more
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  • Asher Angel12
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    Asher Angel

    2002-09-06

    BirthplacePhoenix, AZ

    Asher Angel (born September 6, 2002) is an American actor. He began his career as a child...  more
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  • Tanner Buchanan13
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    Tanner Buchanan

    1998-12-08
    Tanner Buchanan (born December 8, 1999) is an actor, known for his roles on Designated...  more
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  • Karan Brar14
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    Karan Brar

    1999-01-18

    BirthplaceRedmond, USA, Washington

    Karan Brar (born January 18, 1999) is an American actor, best known for his child roles as...  more
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  • Griffin Gluck15
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    Griffin Gluck

    2000-08-24

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California

    Griffin Alexander Gluck (born August 24, 2000) is an American actor. On television, he is...  more
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  • Ethan Cutkosky16
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    Ethan Cutkosky

    1999-08-19

    BirthplaceSt. Charles, Illinois, United States of America

    Ethan Cutkosky (August 19, 1999) is an American actor, best known for his roles as as Carl...  more
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  • Jace Norman17
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    Jace Norman

    2000-03-21

    BirthplaceCorrales, NM

    Jace Lee Norman (born March 21, 2000) is an American actor. He is known for his starring role...  more
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  • Jeremy Shada18
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    Jeremy Shada

    1997-01-21

    BirthplaceBoise, Idaho, United States of America

    Jaden Jeremy Shada (born January 21, 1997) is an American actor, voice actor, singer and...  more
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  • Wyatt Oleff19
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    Wyatt Oleff

    2003-07-13

    BirthplaceChicago, IL

    Wyatt Jess Oleff (born July 13, 2003) is an American actor known for playing young Stanley...  more
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  • Noah Jupe20
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    BirthplaceIslington, London, UK

    Noah Casford Jupe (born February 25, 2005) is an English actor. He is known for starring in...  more
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  • Coy Stewart21
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    Coy Stewart

    1998-06-24

    BirthplaceColumbia, South Carolina, United States of America

    Tyson Coy Stewart (born c. 1998) is an American actor. He had a role in the TBS sitcom Are We...  more
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  • Jacob Tremblay22
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    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    Jacob Tremblay (born October 5, 2006) is a Canadian child actor. His breakout performance was...  more
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  • David Mazouz23
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    David Mazouz

    2001-02-19

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    David Mazouz (born February 19, 2001) is an actor. His name is pronounced "Dahveed." He had...  more
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  • Colin Ford24
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    Colin Ford

    1996-09-12

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    Colin Ford (born September 12, 1996) is an American actor and voice actor. He appeared as Joe...  more
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  • Uriah Shelton25
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    Uriah Shelton

    1997-03-10

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas, United States of America

    Uriah Shelton (born March 10, 1997) is an American actor and singer. He is known for his...  more
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