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Film The Most Underrated Actors  

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 These 100 actors are actors we have probably all have seen, yet have no idea who their names are or don't get enough credit.

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272 56
Gary Oldman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Gary Oldman The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins

2
210 55
Alan Rickman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Alan Rickman Die Hard, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

3
179 50
Cillian Murphy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Cillian Murphy The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins

4
170 53
Willem Dafoe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Willem Dafoe Finding Nemo, Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2

5
161 52
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Sam Rockwell Iron Man 2, The Green Mile, Galaxy Quest

6
127 37
Mads Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Mads Mikkelsen Casino Royale, Clash of the Titans, King Arthur

7
126 38
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Tim Roth Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs, The Incredible Hulk

8
124 38
J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
J.K. Simmons Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

9
129 43
Sean Bean is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Sean Bean The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

10
129 43
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Hugo Weaving The Matrix, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

11
137 50
Giovanni Ribisi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Giovanni Ribisi Saving Private Ryan, Avatar, Lost in Translation

12
102 31
John Hurt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
John Hurt Alien, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2

13
119 44
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Stanley Tucci The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, Captain America: The First Avenger

14
123 51
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Idris Elba Thor, Thor: The Dark World, Prometheus

15
77 26
Brendan Gleeson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Brendan Gleeson Braveheart, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Gangs of New York

16
84 31
John Turturro is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
John Turturro The Big Lebowski, Raging Bull, Transformers

17
90 36
Andy Serkis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Andy Serkis The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

18
103 48
William H. Macy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
William H. Macy Fargo, Boogie Nights, Magnolia

19
89 40
Sam Elliott is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Sam Elliott The Big Lebowski, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Ghost Rider

20
64 24
Bill Nighy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Bill Nighy Shaun of the Dead, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Hot Fuzz

21
84 39
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Paul Giamatti Saving Private Ryan, Planet of the Apes, The Truman Show

22
87 42
William Fichtner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
William Fichtner The Dark Knight, Heat, Armageddon

23
89 46
Robert Carlyle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Robert Carlyle Trainspotting, The Full Monty, 28 Weeks Later

24
61 26
Michael Shannon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Michael Shannon Groundhog Day, Man of Steel, Pearl Harbor

25
120 73
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Benedict Cumberbatch Star Trek Into Darkness, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, 12 Years a Slave

26
74 38
Paul Bettany is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Paul Bettany The Avengers, Iron Man, Iron Man 3

27
59 28
Charles Dance is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Charles Dance Alien 3, Underworld: Awakening, For Your Eyes Only

28
54 24
David Thewlis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
David Thewlis The Big Lebowski, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2

29
67 37
Liev Schreiber is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Liev Schreiber Scream, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Scream 2

30
76 46
Norman Reedus is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Norman Reedus Blade II, American Gangster, The Boondock Saints

31
63 37
Gabriel Byrne is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Gabriel Byrne The Usual Suspects, Excalibur, Enemy of the State

32
58 33
James Cromwell is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
James Cromwell Spider-Man 3, The Green Mile, Babe

33
66 40
Jason Isaacs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Jason Isaacs Good, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

34
46 24
Chiwetel Ejiofor is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Chiwetel Ejiofor Children of Men, Love Actually, American Gangster

35
55 32
Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Brian Cox Braveheart, X-Men 2, The Bourne Identity

36
48 28
Michael Sheen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Michael Sheen Gladiator, Alice in Wonderland, Underworld

37
50 30
Max von Sydow is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Max von Sydow The Exorcist, Ghostbusters II, Shutter Island

38
45 27
Jim Broadbent is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Jim Broadbent Gangs of New York, Brazil, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

39
53 35
Barry Pepper is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Barry Pepper Saving Private Ryan, The Green Mile, True Grit

40
60 42
Eric Bana is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Eric Bana Finding Nemo, Star Trek, Black Hawk Down

41
45 29
Christopher Plummer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Christopher Plummer Up, The Sound of Music, 12 Monkeys

42
37 22
Michael Rooker is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Michael Rooker Guardians of the Galaxy, JFK, Mallrats

43
42 27
Pete Postlethwaite is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Pete Postlethwaite Inception, The Usual Suspects, The Last of the Mohicans

44
43 28
Mark Strong is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Mark Strong Good, Kick-Ass, Green Lantern

45
54 39
Joe Pantoliano is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Joe Pantoliano The Goonies, Memento, The Fugitive

46
43 32
Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Alan Cumming X-Men 2, Eyes Wide Shut, GoldenEye

47
43 32
Damian Lewis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Damian Lewis Your Highness, Dreamcatcher, The Escapist

48
38 28
Iain Glen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Iain Glen Resident Evil: Retribution, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Resident Evil: Apocalypse

49
30 21
Michael Gambon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Michael Gambon Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

50
40 33
John C. McGinley is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
John C. McGinley Seven, Platoon, Office Space