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List of famous male theatre actors, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male theatre actors list contains the most prominent and top males known for being theatre actors. There are thousand of males working as theatre actors in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic theatre actors have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a theatre actor then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all male theatre actors, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male theatre actors?" and "Who are the best male theatre actors?"
William Shakespeare is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Theatre Actors
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William Shakespeare (bapt. 26 April 1564 – 23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon". His extant works, including collaborations, consist of some 39 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and a few other verses, some of uncertain authorship. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright.Shakespeare was born and raised in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. At the age of 18, he married Anne Hathaway, with whom he had three ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 52 (1564-1616)

Birthplace: Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

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Michael Ball is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Theatre Actors
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Michael Ashley Ball, OBE (born 27 June 1962) is an English actor, singer and broadcaster. He made his West End debut in 1985 playing Marius Pontmercy in the original London production of Les Misérables, and went on to star in 1987 as Raoul in The Phantom of the Opera. In 1989, he reached number two in the UK Singles Chart with "Love Changes Everything", a song taken from the musical Aspects of Love, where he played Alex. He played the role in London and on Broadway. In 1992, Ball represented the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest, finishing second with the song "One Step Out of Time". In 1995, he reprised the role of Marius in Les Misérables: The Dream Cast in Concert. His other ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: Bromsgrove, United Kingdom

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Bal Dhuri

Bal Dhuri is a Marathi theatre actor. He got married to Jayshree Gadkar, the noted Marathi and Hindi movie actress. He is best known for his portrayal of King Dasharatha in Ramanand Sagar's TV serial, Ramayana. He is instrumental for giving a break to veteran actor Shivaji Satam in the musical drama Sangeet Varad. ...more on Wikipedia

Harrison Chad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Theatre Actors
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Harrison Chad is an American actor and voice actor. His roles include young Tarzan in the film Tarzan 2, Boots on Dora the Explorer, the singing voice of Leo on Little Einsteins and Cardigan from Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure. He also has performed in a number of live action movies, such as the Comedy Central movie, Hebrew Hammer and the Showtime movie, Carry Me Home. He received a 2004 Young Artist Awards nomination for his role as Boots, in the category "Best Performance in a Voice-Over Role - Young Actor". He started performing when he was six years old. He has performed in four broadway shows, "Peter Pan", "Beauty and the Beast", "Les Miserables", and he starred opposite ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 26

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York