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The Best Actors On The New Twilight Zone

Updated June 25, 2020 325 votes 49 voters71 items

List RulesVote up the actors who stood out the best on episodes of the newest version of The Twilight Zone.

The actors appearing on the latest revival of The Twilight Zone include some of Hollywood's favorite stars. Following in the footsteps of some of television's most memorable guest stars, they deliver the same dramatic mix of thriller, horror, fantasy, and science fiction as their predecessors, taking the new Twilight Zone into the modern era.

The actors on the new Twilight Zone include some of the funniest people of all time, turning their considerable skills to the dramatic, and celebrities who should be A-listers as well as underrated and new talents. Vote up the stars from the latest episodes of The Twilight Zone that shone the brightest.

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    Tracy Morgan

    30 Rock, Cop Out

    Age51

    Age51

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Episode: "The Comedian"

    Tracy Jamel Morgan (born November 10, 1968) is an American actor, voice artist, and comedian. He is best known for his seven seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live (1996–2003) and 30 Rock...  more
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    21
    7

    Adam Scott

    Parks and Recreation, Knocked Up

    Age47

    Age47

    BirthplaceSanta Cruz, California, United States of America

    BirthplaceSanta Cruz, California, United States of America

    Episode: "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet"

    Adam Paul Scott (born April 3, 1973) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and podcaster. He is known for his role as Ben Wyatt in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation for which he was nominated...  more
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    Steven Yeun

    The Walking Dead, The Legend of Korra

    Age36

    Age36

    BirthplaceSeoul, South Korea

    BirthplaceSeoul, South Korea

    Episode: "A Traveler"

    Steven Yeun (born December 21, 1983) is a Korean-American actor and voice actor. He is known for his role as Glenn Rhee on AMC's horror drama television series The Walking Dead. Yeun has also...  more
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    Glenn Flesher

    A Price Above Rubies, Barry

    Ageage 50

    Ageage 50

    Episode: "Replay"

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    Sanaa Lathan

    Love & Basketball, Nappily Ever After

    Age49

    Age49

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Episode: "Replay"

    Sanaa McCoy Lathan (born September 19, 1971) is an American actress. As a voice actress, from 2009 to 2013, she voiced Donna Tubbs in The Cleveland Show and in all concurrent and subsequent Family...  more
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    John Larroquette

    Stripes, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock

    Age68

    Age68

    BirthplaceUSA, New Orleans, Louisiana

    BirthplaceUSA, New Orleans, Louisiana

    Episode: "The Wunderkind"

    John Bernard Larroquette (born November 25, 1947) is an American actor. His roles include attorney Dan Fielding on the 1984-1992 sitcom Night Court (winning an unprecedented four consecutive Emmy...  more
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    Dan Carlin

    Episode: "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet"

    Dan Carlin (born November 14, 1965) is an American political commentator and podcaster. Once a professional radio host, Carlin eventually took his show to the Internet, and he now hosts three popular...  more
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    Ryan Robbins

    Falling Skies, Catwoman

    Age47

    Age47

    BirthplaceVictoria, Canada

    BirthplaceVictoria, Canada

    Episode: "The Comedian"

    Ryan John Currier (born November 26, 1972), better known as Ryan Robbins, is a Canadian actor....  more
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    14

    Katie Findlay

    The Carrie Diaries, How to Get Away with Murder

    Age30

    Age30

    BirthplaceWindsor, Canada

    BirthplaceWindsor, Canada

    Episode: "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet"

    Katie Findlay is a film actress....  more
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    Greg Kinnear

    Little Miss Sunshine, As Good as It Gets

    Age57

    Age57

    BirthplaceLogansport, Indiana, United States of America

    BirthplaceLogansport, Indiana, United States of America

    Episode: "A Traveler"

    Gregory Buck Kinnear (born June 17, 1963) is an American actor and television personality. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in As Good as It Gets...  more
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    Episode: "The Comedian"

    Kumail Ali Nanjiani (born February 21, 1978) is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, actor, podcast host, and writer. He is best known for writing and starring in the romantic comedy The Big Sick...  more
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    12

    Jacob Tremblay

    Before I Wake, Extraterrestrial

    Episode: "The Wunderkind"

    Jacob Tremblay (born October 5, 2006) is a Canadian child actor. His breakout performance was his starring role as Jack Newsome in Room (2015), for which he won the Critics' Choice Movie Award for...  more
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    Amara Karan

    The Darjeeling Limited, St. Trinian's

    Age36

    Age36

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Episode: "The Comedian"

    Amara Karan (born 1984) is a British actress who made her film début as the love interest in Wes Anderson's The Darjeeling Limited. The film premièred at the 2007 Venice Film Festival. Karan's second...  more
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    Brandon Jay McLaren

    She's the Man, Tucker & Dale vs. Evil

    Age39

    Age39

    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    Alternative NameBrandon McLaren, Brandon J. McLaren

    Alternative NameBrandon McLaren, Brandon J. McLaren

    Episode: "8"

    Brandon Jay McLaren (born July 3, 1981) is a Canadian actor. He made his first screen appearance in the television series Just Cause (2002). He has been known for his main and supporting roles in...  more
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    Christopher Meloni

    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Man of Steel

    Age59

    Age59

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., USA

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., USA

    Alternative NameChris Meloni

    Alternative NameChris Meloni

    Episode: "A Human Face"

    Christopher Peter Meloni (born April 2, 1961) is an American actor. He is known for his television roles as NYPD Detective Elliot Stabler on the NBC legal drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit for...  more
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    Chris Diamantopoulos

    24, Mork & Mindy

    Age45

    Age45

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Episode: "Nightmare at 30,000 Feet"

    Chris Diamantopoulos (Greek: Χρήστος "Κρις" Διαμαντόπουλος; born May 9, 1975) is a Canadian actor, voice actor, and comedian. His acting roles include Russ Hanneman in the HBO series Silicon Valley,...  more
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    Chris O'Dowd

    Calvary, St. Vincent

    Age40

    Age40

    BirthplaceBoyle, County Roscommon, Republic of Ireland

    BirthplaceBoyle, County Roscommon, Republic of Ireland

    Episode: "The Blue Scorpion"

    Christopher O'Dowd (born 9 October 1979) is an Irish actor and comedian, best known for his television roles such as Miles Daly in the Epix comedy series Get Shorty and Roy Trenneman in the Channel 4...  more
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    Colman Domingo

    Lincoln, The Butler

    Age50

    Age50

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

    Episode: "Downtime"

    Colman Domingo (born November 28, 1969) is an American actor, playwright, television and stage director....  more
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    Damon Wayans Jr.

    New Girl, The Other Guys

    Age37

    Age37

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Episode: "A Small Town"

    Damon Kyle Wayans Jr. (born November 18, 1982) is an American actor, comedian and writer most widely known for starring as Brad Williams in the ABC sitcom Happy Endings for which he was nominated for...  more
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    Daniel Sunjata

    The Dark Knight Rises, The Devil Wears Prada

    Age48

    Age48

    BirthplaceEvanston, Illinois, USA

    BirthplaceEvanston, Illinois, USA

    Episode: "The Who of You"

    Daniel Sunjata (born Daniel Sunjata Condon; December 30, 1971) is an American actor who performs in film, television and theater. He is best known for his role as Franco Rivera in the FX television...  more
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    David Krumholtz

    Superbad, 10 Things I Hate About You

    Age37

    Age37

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Episode: "A Small Town"

    David Krumholtz (born May 15, 1978) is an American actor. He played Charlie Eppes in the CBS drama series Numbers from 2005 to 2010. He also played Seth Goldstein in the Harold & Kumar film trilogy...  more
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    Ethan Embry

    Can't Hardly Wait, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

    Age42

    Age42

    BirthplaceHuntington Beach, California, United States of America

    BirthplaceHuntington Beach, California, United States of America

    Alternative NameEthan Embry

    Alternative NameEthan Embry

    Episode: "The Who of You"

    Ethan Philan Randall (born June 13, 1978), known by his stage name Ethan Embry, is an American film and television actor. He is known for his role as Pete Murphy in Sneaky Pete, Russell "Rusty"...  more
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    Gillian Jacobs

    Community, The Box

    Age37

    Age37

    BirthplacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    BirthplacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Episode: "Meet in the Middle"

    Gillian MacLaren Jacobs (; born October 19, 1982) is an American actress. She is known for portraying Britta Perry on the NBC/Yahoo! Screen comedy series Community and Mickey Dobbs on the Netflix...  more
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    Ginnifer Goodwin

    Once Upon a Time, Walk the Line

    Age42

    Age42

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, USA

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, USA

    Episode: "Point of Origin"

    Jennifer Michelle "Ginnifer" Goodwin (born May 22, 1978) is an American actress. She is known for her starring role as Margene Heffman in the HBO drama series Big Love (2006–2011) and Snow White /...  more
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    Gretchen Mol

    Rounders, 3:10 to Yuma

    Age47

    Age47

    BirthplaceDeep River, Connecticut, United States of America

    BirthplaceDeep River, Connecticut, United States of America

    Episode: "You Might Also Like"

    Gretchen Mol (born November 8, 1972) is an American actress and former model. She is known for her role as Gillian Darmody in the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. She also appeared in the films Rounders...  more