The Best of 2018 Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018  

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List Rules Vote up the celebrities who hit the scene in 2018 and deserve more than 15 minutes of fame.

Plenty of famous faces appear all across your screens on a daily basis, and in 2018, when even zoo animals are celebrities, a whole new crop of fresh and popular new celebrities are geared up to steal the spotlight this year. From the stars of 2018's best films to the voices behind 2018's greatest albums, these rising stars are making their names known - your mom might have even heard of them by now!

Whether they just entered the music scene, worked their way up the cinematic ladder, or landed a flawless triple Lutz, these cool new celebrities bring an invigorating twist to the well-worn conventions of stardom. Not only do these fresh faces usher in a new era of talent, they also set the bar for the stars of future generations who will someday follow in their footsteps.

Who do you think are the best new celebrities of 2018? Who's the most interesting, the most talented, and has the most staying-power? Vote up the stars who are most deserving of the Best New Celebrity title! Then, see who deserves to be a household name in 2019.

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Chadwick Boseman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
age 37
Chadwick Aaron Boseman is an American actor, screenwriter, and playwright. He is best known for portraying Jackie Robinson in 42 and James Brown in Get On Up.

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Billie Eilish is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O'Connell (born December 18, 2001), known professionally as Billie Eilish, is an American singer and songwriter signed to Interscope Records. Her first experience with ...more

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Juice WRLD is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Jarad Higgins, known professionally as Juice WRLD, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from Calumet Park, Illinois. He is primarily known for his breakout hits, "All Girls Are the ...more

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Chloe Kim is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Chloe Kim (born April 23, 2000) is an American snowboarder. She is a 2018 Winter Olympics gold medalist, four-time X Games gold medalist and the first woman to win a gold medal in snowboarding ...more

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Millicent Simmonds is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Millicent Simmonds
Millicent "Millie" Simmonds is a deaf American actress who starred in the drama film Wonderstruck (2017) and the horror film A Quiet Place (2018). For Wonderstruck, she was nominated ...more

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Letitia Wright is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
age 22
Letitia Michelle Wright (born 31 October 1993) is a Guyanese-born British actress. Beginning her professional career in 2011, she has played roles in several British TV series, including Top ...more

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Mason Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Mason Ramsey is an American country music singer. After gaining Internet fame from a viral video of him singing Hank Williams' "Lovesick Blues" in a Walmart, Ramsey was signed to Big ...more

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Storm Reid is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
age 15
Storm Reid is an actress.

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Famous Dex is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Famous Dex (born September 6, 1993) is a Chicago rapper known for his songs "Try Me (Remix)" and "Bottle After Bottle." He followed his debut mixtape release Never Seen It ...more

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Michael B. Jordan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
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Michael Bakari Jordan is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as East Dillon High School quarterback Vince Howard in Friday Night Lights, Reggie Montgomery in All My Children, Steve ...more

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Bad Bunny is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio, known by his stage name Bad Bunny, is a Puerto Rican latin trap and reggaeton singer. While working in a supermarket as a bagger, Bad Bunny gained ...more

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Alex Lawther is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
age 24
Alex Lawther (born 4 May 1995) is an English actor best known for portraying James in the Channel 4/Netflix series The End of the F***ing World and the young Alan Turing in the film The ...more

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Adam Rippon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
age 29
Adam Rippon is an American figure skater. He is the 2010 Four Continents Champion, the 2012 and 2015 U.S. Silver Medalist, the 2008 and 2009 World Junior Champion, the 2008 U.S. Junior National ...more

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Millie Bobby Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
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Millie Bobby Brown is an English actress and model. She rose to prominence for her role as Eleven in the Netflix science fiction drama series Stranger Things, for which she earned a Primetime ...more

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Nathan Chen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
age 19
Nathan Chen (born May 5, 1999) is an American figure skater. He is the 2017–18 Grand Prix Final champion, 2017 Four Continents champion, 2016–17 Grand Prix Final silver medalist, 2017 and 2018 ...more

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Lil Baby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
The Dankest Meme added Lil Baby age 23

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Lana Condor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Lana Therese Condor is a Vietnamese-born American actress and dancer. She made her debut as Jubilation Lee / Jubilee in the 2016 superhero film X-Men: Apocalypse. Condor is set to star as Lara ...more

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Noah Jupe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Noah Jupe
Noah Casford Jupe is an English actor. He is known for starring in the television series The Night Manager, the dark comedy film Suburbicon, the drama film Wonder, and the horror film A Quiet ...more

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Deric McCabe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Deric McCabe
Deric Payton McCabe is an American actor. He plays Charles Wallace Murry in Ava DuVernay's adaptation of the fantasy novel A Wrinkle in Time (2018); he was chosen out of thousands of child ...more

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Jorja Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Jorja Smith (born 11 June 1997) is an English singer from Walsall, West Midlands. She has independently released numerous singles and one extended play, Project 11 (2016), and is known for her ...more

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Lauren Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Lauren Gibbs
Lauren Gibbs is an American bobsledder who competes as a brakeman. She was named to the U.S. Olympic team for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Gibbs played volleyball while she was a student at Brown ...more

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Joji is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
George Miller, known by his stage name Joji, is a Japanese-Australian record producer, singer, songwriter, and former YouTube personality who used the channel name TVFilthyFrank. His absurdist ...more

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Karen Chen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Karen Chen age 19
Karen Chen is an American figure skater. She is the 2013 JGP Slovakia champion and the 2015 U.S. national bronze medalist.

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Awkwafina is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Nora Lum is an American rapper known by the stage name Awkwafina. She originates from the Forest Hills, Queens area located in New York City. She is self-noted for her extensive satire and ...more

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Joivan Wade is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Everyone's Favorite New Celebrities of 2018
Joivan Wade
Joivan Wade is an English actor who first appeared in the BBC comedy Big School, before starring in teen drama Youngers on E4. He is a YouTube performer with the online comedy series Mandem On ...more