The Best Latinx Actors and Actresses Under 40

Voting Rules
Vote up the young Latinx actors who are already household names.

It can be difficult to build a notable career as a young celebrity, especially if you're a Latinx actor or actress.  We've put together a list of Latinx actors and actresses under 40 who are making waves with audiences and winning acclaim for their work in television and film.

We aren't only listing the best young Hispanic actors, but famous Latinx actresses and actors from other countries like Eiza González and Alfred Enoch. We also have included Afro-Latinx actors making a name for themselves like Tessa Thompson. All of these young Latina and Latino actors are at different points in their careers, but all of them are owning their space in Hollywood and we can't wait to see where their future takes them!

So tell us - who's your pick for the best Latinx actors under 40 in Hollywood right now? Check out the list of famous young Latinx actors below and vote up the ones you think are nailing their roles and taking the industry by storm.

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Ranked by
  • Jenna Ortega
    Age: age 15
    208 votes
    • Birthplace: Coachella Valley, California
    • Jane The Virgin
    • Elena of Avalor
  • Rosario Dawson
    229 votes
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
    • Marvel/Netflix Universe
    • Sin City
    • Josie and the Pussycats
  • Tessa Thompson
    178 votes
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
    • Marvel Cinematic Universe
    • Sorry To Bother You
    • Annihilation
  • Jessica Alba
    255 votes
    • Birthplace: Pomona, California, USA
    • Sin City films
    • Dark Angel
    • Machete
  • Naya Rivera
    Dec. at 33 (1987-2020)
    172 votes
    • Birthplace: Valencia, California, USA
    • Glee
    • Step Up: High Water


  • Diane Guerrero
    146 votes
    • Orange Is The New Black
    • Jane the Virgin
    • Doom Patrol