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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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203 39
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

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159 43
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
130 40
Willem Dafoe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Willem Dafoe Finding Nemo, Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2

4
123 40
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Sam Rockwell Iron Man 2, The Green Mile, Galaxy Quest

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124 42
Cillian Murphy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Cillian Murphy The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins

6
104 37
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 6 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

7
91 29
Mads Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Mads Mikkelsen Casino Royale, Clash of the Titans, King Arthur

8
109 41
Giovanni Ribisi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Giovanni Ribisi Saving Private Ryan, Avatar, Lost in Translation

9
94 32
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Tim Roth Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs, The Incredible Hulk

10
81 28
John Hurt is listed (or ranked) 10 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

11
89 35
J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
J.K. Simmons Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

12
94 39
Sean Bean is listed (or ranked) 12 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

13
87 36
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
84 37
William H. Macy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
William H. Macy Fargo, Boogie Nights, Magnolia

15
92 44
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Idris Elba Thor, Thor: The Dark World, Prometheus

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16
65 25
John Turturro is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
John Turturro The Big Lebowski, Raging Bull, Transformers

17
70 32
William Fichtner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
William Fichtner The Dark Knight, Heat, Armageddon

18
57 23
Brendan Gleeson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Brendan Gleeson Braveheart, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Gangs of New York

19
77 39
Robert Carlyle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Robert Carlyle Trainspotting, The Full Monty, 28 Weeks Later

20
69 34
Sam Elliott is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Sam Elliott The Big Lebowski, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Ghost Rider

21
97 59
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Benedict Cumberbatch Star Trek Into Darkness, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, 12 Years a Slave

22
59 30
Paul Bettany is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Paul Bettany The Avengers, Iron Man, Iron Man 3

23
47 20
Bill Nighy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Bill Nighy Shaun of the Dead, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Hot Fuzz

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58 32
Andy Serkis is listed (or ranked) 24 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

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61 35
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Paul Giamatti Saving Private Ryan, Planet of the Apes, The Truman Show

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45 22
Charles Dance is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Charles Dance Alien 3, Underworld: Awakening, For Your Eyes Only

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58 34
Jason Isaacs is listed (or ranked) 27 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

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54 31
Liev Schreiber is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Liev Schreiber Scream, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Scream 2

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51 29
James Cromwell is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
James Cromwell Spider-Man 3, The Green Mile, Babe

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40 21
David Thewlis is listed (or ranked) 30 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

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45 28
Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Brian Cox Braveheart, X-Men 2, The Bourne Identity

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39 23
Michael Shannon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Michael Shannon Groundhog Day, Man of Steel, Pearl Harbor

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44 28
Max von Sydow is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Max von Sydow The Exorcist, Ghostbusters II, Shutter Island

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50 34
Joe Pantoliano is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Joe Pantoliano The Goonies, Memento, The Fugitive

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51 35
Gabriel Byrne is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Gabriel Byrne The Usual Suspects, Excalibur, Enemy of the State

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46 31
Barry Pepper is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Barry Pepper Saving Private Ryan, The Green Mile, True Grit

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54 39
Norman Reedus is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Norman Reedus Blade II, American Gangster, The Boondock Saints

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37 26
Michael Sheen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Michael Sheen Gladiator, Alice in Wonderland, Underworld

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33 22
Chiwetel Ejiofor is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Chiwetel Ejiofor Children of Men, Love Actually, American Gangster

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47 37
Eric Bana is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Eric Bana Finding Nemo, Star Trek, Black Hawk Down

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37 27
Christopher Plummer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Christopher Plummer Up, The Sound of Music, 12 Monkeys

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37 29
Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Alan Cumming X-Men 2, Eyes Wide Shut, GoldenEye

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33 25
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

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33 26
Jim Broadbent is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Jim Broadbent Gangs of New York, Brazil, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

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35 29
Damian Lewis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Damian Lewis Your Highness, Dreamcatcher, The Escapist

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29 23
Tom Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Tom Wilkinson Batman Begins, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Shakespeare in Love

47
32 28
Billy Crudup is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Billy Crudup Almost Famous, Watchmen, Big Fish

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30 26
Mark Strong is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Mark Strong Good, Kick-Ass, Green Lantern

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35 32
Greg Kinnear is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Greg Kinnear Little Miss Sunshine, As Good as It Gets, We Were Soldiers

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33 30
John C. McGinley is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
John C. McGinley Seven, Platoon, Office Space