How many celebrities named Max can you think of? The famous Maxes below have many different professions, including notable actors named Max, famous musicians named Max, and even athletes named Max.
Max von Sydow is certainly one of the most famous Maxes on this list. One of the famous actors named Max, he has appeared in over 150 films and TV series. The Greatest Story Ever Told, The Exorcist, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens are among his notable projects. Other actors named Max include Max Greenfield of New Girl, Max Irons of Red Riding Hood, and Max Thieriot of Bates Motel.
Another of the famous people with the first name Max is Maxwell. He is associated with the neo soul movement. “Pretty Wings” and “This Woman's Work” are among his most popular songs.
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- 40Max Greenfield (born September 4, 1980) is an American actor. He appeared in recurring roles in Veronica Mars and Ugly Betty, and co-starred in the WB series Modern Men. He co-starred as Schmidt in... more
- 27Max von Sydow (born Carl Adolf von Sydow, April 10, 1929 - March 8, 2020) is a Swedish actor. He has appeared in many European and American films in several languages, and he received the Royal... more
- 24Maximilian Paul Diarmuid "Max" Irons is an English-Irish film actor and model. He is known for his roles in The Riot Club, Red Riding Hood, The White Queen and The Host. He is the son of actors... more
- 21Maxwell M. Scherzer (born July 27, 1984), nicknamed Mad Max, is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut as a... more
- 21Maximillion Drake Thieriot (born October 14, 1988) is an American actor and director. He made his acting debut in the 2004 adventure comedy film Catch That Kid. Thieriot has since appeared in the... more
- 17Max Ehrich is an American actor, singer, and dancer. He is best known for his roles as Fenmore Baldwin in The Young and the Restless, Hunter May in Under the Dome, and Freddie Ridge in The Path. He... more
- 21Gerald Maxwell Rivera (born May 23, 1973), also known by his stage name Maxwell, is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. Along with fellow musicians D'Angelo and Erykah Badu, Maxwell... more
- 20Max Giorgio Choa Minghella (born 16 September 1985) is an English actor and filmmaker. He has appeared in several American films, making his debut in Bee Season (2005) before starring in Art School... more
- 20Max Casella (born Maximilian Deitch; June 6, 1963) is an American actor. He is known for his roles on the television series The Sopranos, Boardwalk Empire, Doogie Howser, M.D., Vinyl, Cro and the... more
- 20Max Weinberg (born April 13, 1951) is an American drummer and television personality, most widely known as the longtime drummer for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band and as the bandleader for Conan... more
- 14Maximillian Kolenda Pacioretty (born November 20, 1988) is an American professional ice hockey left winger and an alternate captain for the Vegas Golden Knights of the National Hockey League... more
- 21Maxwell McCandless Unger (born April 14, 1986) is a former American football center who played in the National Football League for 10 seasons. He played college football at Oregon and was drafted by... more
- 18Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, ForMemRS (German: [ˈplaŋk]; English: ; 23 April 1858 – 4 October 1947) was a German theoretical physicist whose discovery of energy quanta won him the Nobel Prize in... more
- 14Maximilian Karl Emil Weber (21 April 1864 – 14 June 1920) was a German sociologist, philosopher, jurist, and political economist. His ideas profoundly influenced social theory and social research.... more
- 11Maxwell Lemuel Roach (January 10, 1924 – August 16, 2007) was an American jazz drummer and composer. A pioneer of bebop, he worked in many other styles of music, and is generally considered alongside... more
- 15Maximillian Adolph Otto Siegfried Schmeling (German: [ˈʃmeːlɪŋ]; 28 September 1905 – 2 February 2005) was a German boxer who was heavyweight champion of the world between 1930 and 1932. His two... more
- 12Max Carver (born Robert Maxwell Martensen Jr;) is an American actor. He is known for his role as Preston Scavo in the ABC television series Desperate Housewives, and as Aiden on the MTV teen-horror... more
- 15Maximilian Adelbert Baer (February 11, 1909 – November 21, 1959) was an American boxer who was the World Heavyweight Champion from June 14, 1934 to June 13, 1935. His fights were twice (1933 win over... more
- 11Maximillian George Carnarius (January 11, 1890 – May 30, 1976), known as Max George Carey, was an American professional baseball center fielder and manager. Carey played in Major League Baseball for... more
- 15Max Montoya (born May 12, 1956) is a former professional American football guard who played 16 seasons in the National Football League.... more
- 8Maximilian Raoul Steiner (May 10, 1888 – December 28, 1971) was an Austrian-born American music composer for theatre and films, as well as a conductor. He was a child prodigy who conducted his first... more
- 12Max Ernst (2 April 1891 – 1 April 1976) was a German (naturalised American in 1948 and French in 1958) painter, sculptor, graphic artist, and poet. A prolific artist, Ernst was a primary pioneer of... more
- 10Hubert Max Lanier (August 18, 1915 – January 30, 2007) was an American left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who spent most of his career with the St. Louis Cardinals. He led the National... more
- 14Max Fleischer (born Majer Fleischer ; July 19, 1883 – September 25, 1972) was a Polish-American animator, inventor, film director and producer. Born in Kraków, Poland, Fleischer became a pioneer in... more
- 14Max Brown may refer to: Max Brown (actor) (born 1981), English actor Max Brown (footballer), English footballer Max Brown (novelist) (1916–2003), Australian novelist Max Brown (rugby league) (born... more