Most handsome Hollywood actors of all time
This list is curated by the Hollywood Reporter, a leading trade publication that covers entertainment industry news.
The Hollywood Reporter’s list of the most handsome actors in Hollywood today includes some of the most famous and iconic stars in Hollywood history. The list includes people like George Clooney, Harrison Ford, and Leonardo DiCaprio.
Hollywood has always had a favored pool of skilled, well-known, and most attractive performers who leave audiences around the world hungry for more. Every massively successful film leaves a trail of adoring fans in its aftermath. Fans believe every male actor whose films have done well at the box office to be the most famous and hottest. It’s difficult to choose just a handful from such an impressive collection.
Here is a list and brief biography of the top 15 sexiest, famous, and most gorgeous Hollywood actors 2023, based on the commercial success of their films, their fan following, and the buzz in social media, press, and television.
Here are the Top 10 Most Handsome Hollywood Actors 2023;
- Chris Evans
- Johnny Depp
- Tom Cruise
- Ryan Rodney Reynolds
- Robert Pattinson
- Michael B. Jordan
- TAYLOR LOUNTER
- ZAC EFRON
- James McAvoy
- Chris Hemsworth
13. IAN SOMERHALDER
Ian Joseph Somerhalder is an accomplished actor, model, campaigner, and filmmaker from the United States. He is most known for his roles as Boone Carlyle in the TV drama Lost, Damon Salvatore in The CW’s supernatural show The Vampire Diaries, and Dr. Luther Swann in Netflix’s science fiction horror series V Wars. Somerhalder was cast in the film Time Framed, which had begun filming in Los Angeles, in October 2012. In April 2018, Somerhalder was cast in the Netflix science fiction frightening series V Wars as Dr. Luther Swann, an arrangement standard. The Netflix original series premiered on December 5, 2019. Somerhalder began dating on-screen actress Nikki Reed in mid-2014. In February 2015, they announced their engagement, and on April 26, 2015, they married in Malibu, California. Bodhi Soleil, their daughter, was born on July 25, 2017. His birthday is December 8th, 1978. He is currently 42 years old.
12. Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt is often regarded as one of Hollywood’s most attractive and popular actors. He is also a well-known film producer. On December 18, 1963, in Shawnee, Oklahoma, he was born William Bradley Pitt. In 1987, Brad Pitt made his acting debut in modest roles in films and television series. He had his first big part in The Dark Side of the Sun in 1988, however the film was postponed and only released in 1997. Pitt continued to work in modest roles and television series in the meanwhile.
Pitt gained broader prominence for his supporting role in Ridley Scott’s 1991 road movie Thelma & Louise, after years of supporting roles in films and frequent television guest appearances. Later in his career, he appeared in Robert Redford’s A River Runs Through It and Johnny Suede, Cool World. Pitt featured in the 1993 film Kalifornia. Pitt’s film Interview with the Vampire, released in 1994, was a watershed moment in his career. He appeared alongside Tom Cruise, Kirsten Dunst, Christian Slater, and Antonio Banderas in this film. Legends of the Fall starred Pitt as well.
Pitt played alongside Morgan Freeman and Gwyneth Paltrow in the criminal thriller Seven in 1995, which grossed $327 million worldwide. He also had a supporting role in the science-fiction picture 12 Monkeys, for which he received a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor and was nominated for an Academy Award. He had a role in the legal drama Sleepers the following year. Pitt featured alongside Harrison Ford in the 1997 picture The Devil’s Own. In addition, he appeared in the film Seven Years in Tibet. In the 1998 film Meet Joe Black, Pitt played the starring role. The next year, Pitt starred in Fight Club, for which he received critical acclaim. Pitt was praised in Snatch in 2000. The next year, Pitt co-starred in The Mexican with Julia Roberts, which was a box office hit.
Spy Game, a thriller starring Robert Redford, was a commercial success in 2001. Later that year, Pitt starred alongside George Clooney, Matt Damon, Andy Garcia, and Julia Roberts in the heist picture Ocean’s Eleven as Rusty Ryan. At the box office, it was a huge hit, grossing $450 million worldwide. Pitt had two notable film performances in 2004, one as Achilles in Troy and the other as Rusty Ryan in Ocean’s Twelve, which grossed $362 million worldwide. Troy was the first film produced by Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment, a film production company.
Pitt and Angelina Jolie co-starred in Mr. & Mrs. Smith in 2005. The film grossed $478 million worldwide, making it one of the year’s biggest hits. Pitt and Cate Blanchett featured in Babel in 2006, and his business Plan B Entertainment produced The Departed, which won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
Pitt appeared in the sequel to 2007’s Ocean’s Thirteen, which grossed $311 million worldwide. Pitt’s next film role was in The Assassination of Jesse James, which was produced by Pitt’s firm Plan B Entertainment and starred Pitt as American outlaw Jesse James.
In 2008, he was cast in the film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, which has been hailed as a timeless classic and has won numerous honors. Pitt received his fourth Golden Globe nomination and his second Academy Award nod for the film, which grossed $329 million at the box office.
In 2009, he starred in the military picture “Inglourious Basterds,” directed by Quentin Tarantino. The picture was a financial success, grossing $311 million worldwide. In addition to critical acclaim, his picture Moneyball earned him an Academy Award nomination. In 2012’s Killing Them Softly, he played mob hitman Jackie Cogan. Pitt appeared in the thriller World War Z, which grossed $540 million at the movie office in 2013. Pitt starred in Fury in 2014, which was a commercial and critical triumph. Pitt co-starred in the romance movie By the Sea with Angelina Jolie in 2015.
Pitt married Jennifer Aniston for the first time in 2000. In 2005, they divorced. Pitt and Angelina Jolie married in a private ceremony in France on August 23, 2014. Pitt and Angelina Jolie have been dubbed “The Brangelina” as one of the most well-known celebrity couples. To dodge the paparazzi, they had to travel to Namibia and Nice to give birth to their children. Jolie filed for divorce from Pitt on September 19, 2016, citing irreconcilable differences.
According to People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive list, Brad Pitt is one of the top 25 sexiest actors of all time. For several years, he has been included in Forbes’ annual Celebrity 100 list as well as Time 100, a ranking of the world’s 100 most influential individuals. Bradpitt was named after him in 2015 when a minor planet was christened after him.
11. Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio became the most famous face on the planet with the worldwide success of Titanic. With just one film, no Hollywood actor has been more well-known and beloved by millions. Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio was born in Los Angeles, California, on November 11, 1974. He is the only child of Italian and German parents.
He began his career in television advertisements at an early age and went on to star in various television shows and soap operas, including Santa Barbara, Growing Pains, and many others. In 1991, he made his film debut with Critters 3. Following that, he starred in films such as This Boy’s Life, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, The Basketball Diaries, and Romeo + Juliet.
In 1997, James Cameron’s Titanic gave him his big break, propelling him to worldwide fame. It went on to become the highest-grossing film of the era. Since then, DiCaprio has gained accolades for his parts in films such as The Man in the Iron Mask, Catch Me If You Can, Gangs of New York, Blood Diamond, and others.
The Great Gatsby, Wolf of Wall Street, and The Revenant are some of his more recent features. He has two Golden Globe nods for Best Actor, four Academy Award nominations, and eight Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations. Leo has been very active in the philanthropic space and supports important environmental issues including climate change. His production company is called Appian Way.
10. Chris Evans
Chris Evans, one of Hollywood’s most pleasant and attractive actors, is best known for his heroic performances as Captain America in the Marvel Comics film series and as the Human Torch in Fantastic Four and its sequel. Christopher Robert Evans was born on June 13, 1981 in Boston. He was born and raised in the town of Sudbury. He was the youngest of three siblings, with two older sisters and a younger brother. His father was a dentist and his mother was a working woman. Evans attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York after graduating from Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School.
In 1997, Evans made his first appearance in a brief educational film. He posed for a Hasbro board game in 1997. He began his acting career in the television series “The Young and the Restless” in the year 2000. Not Another Teen Movie was his first picture, and he went on to star in The Perfect Score and Cellular. After that, he appeared in two more films.
In the comic book adaption Fantastic Four, he played the superhero Human Torch in 2005. In the 2007 sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, he reprised his role. In Danny Boyle’s science-fiction film Sunshine, he played an astronaut. He became a well-known actor as a result of the box office success of these films. Evans starred alongside Keanu Reeves in Street Kings and The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond in 2008. He starred in the science-fiction thriller Push the following year. He appeared in a few more films, including comic book adaptations, until 2010.
Evans’ biggest break came in 2011 when he landed the role of Captain America in Captain America: The First Avenger, and he also acted in the film What’s Your Number? Evans committed to reprise his role as Captain America in numerous films, and he did so in 2012’s The Avengers.
Evans reprised his role in Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 2014. Before We Go, a film he directed and starred in, was also a success. He reprised his role as Captain America in Avengers: Age of Ultron in 2015, and then again in Captain America: Civil War in 2016. All of his Captain America films were huge box office hits, and he became a well-liked and well-respected actor.
Evans is an advocate for LGBT rights. He was raised Catholic but has since grown more interested in Buddhist philosophy and lives his life accordingly.
9. Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is considered as one of the world’s most famous actors, having portrayed a variety of colorful personalities in films that have endeared him to millions of people around the world. He is most known for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean flicks. The Pirates of the Caribbean films have grossed more than $3 billion worldwide, making them his most commercially successful films. With $75 million in earnings, he was featured in the 2012 Guinness World Records as the highest paid actor.
His full name is John Christopher Depp II, and he was born on June 9, 1963, in Owensboro, Kentucky. He was the youngest of four brothers and sisters. He comes from an interesting lineage, including African and English forebears. In 1978, Depp dropped out of high school and became a musician. The band he was in collaborated with the Rock City Angels, who eventually went on to become well known in their own right.
With 1984, Depp made his big screen debut in Nightmare on Elm Street. The next year, he acted in the film Private Resort. His next part was in the 1986 picture Platoon, in which he played a tiny role. He rose to fame as the star of the Fox television series 21 Jump Street, which premiered in 1987. In 1990, he released the film Cry-Baby, which did not perform well at the box office. Edward Scissorhands was his second picture, in which he played the titular character. Tim Burton directed it, and movie was a critical and commercial triumph. It propelled him to stardom as a major Hollywood actor. Depp did not participate in any significant films for the next two years, but he did appear in three films in 1993: Benny and Joon, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, and Arizona Dream.
Depp reunited with filmmaker Tim Burton in 1994 for the critically acclaimed film Ed Wood, in which he portrayed the lead role. For his portrayal, Depp was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. Depp appeared in three films the following year. He appeared opposite Marlon Brando in the box-office success Don Juan DeMarco. Nick of Time, his other film, was a suspense thriller.
Depp played alongside Al Pacino in Mike Newell’s criminal drama Donnie Brasco, which was released in 1997. The picture was a commercial and critical triumph, and Depp’s performance is regarded as one of his best. Depp made his directorial and screenwriting debut with The Brave, in which he also starred. In the 1998 film Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Depp played a writer. In 1999, Depp teamed up with Burton once more in the period film Sleepy Hollow.
Depp prefers to cast himself in roles that he finds interesting and intriguing rather than ones that will make him money. Depp starred in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, a Walt Disney Pictures adventure film, in 2003. It ended up being a major box office hit. For his comedic performance as pirate Captain Jack Sparrow, he received tremendous recognition. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Depp was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his role in the film Finding Neverland in 2004. In 2005, he played Willy Wonka in Tim Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, in which he reprised his role. The film was a box office hit, and Depp was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his performance.
Depp returned to the character of Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest in 2006 and At World’s End in 2007. Both films were huge box office triumphs. In 2007, he also acted in Tim Burton’s film Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Depp won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his outstanding performance, and he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the third time.
He worked on The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus in 2009, portraying the character originally played by their friend Heath Ledger, who died before the film was finished. In 2010, Burton directed Alice in Wonderland, in which he starred as the Mad Hatter. On Stranger Tides, his fourth film in the Pirates franchise, was released in 2011 and was another box office hit. Depp starred in the 2012 picture Dark Shadows, directed by Tim Burton, as well as the feature film adaptation of the television series 21 Jump Street. Depp was nominated for his third Screen Actors Guild Award for his roles as Tonto in The Lone Ranger in 2013 and Black Mass in 2015.
In 2016, Depp starred in Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal: The Movie, a satirical film about then-US presidential contender Donald Trump. Depp returned to the character of the Mad Hatter in the sequel Alice Through the Looking Glass the following year. Depp was cast in the film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which is based on J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter novels. In the sequels, he was cast to play a pivotal role. Murder on the Orient Express, based on Agatha Christie’s classic novel; and Labyrinth, a detective thriller, were among his planned appearances in 2016.
In 2017, Depp resumed his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. This was the fifth installment in the hugely popular series. In addition, Depp has been cast in the title role in King of the Jungle, a film based on the life of antivirus software developer John McAfee. In the sequel Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2, Depp reprises his role as Gellert Grindelwald, which was released in late 2018.
Infinitum Nihil, Johnny’s production firm, produced the first film, The Rum Diary, in 2011. He also owns vineyards and a winery, as well as a Parisian restaurant.
Depp married Lori Anne Allison, the sister of the band he had joined at the start of his career, on December 20, 1983. In 1985, they divorced. Throughout his film career, Depp’s name has been linked to a number of females. Depp was married to Vanessa Paradis, a French actress, and they had two children: Lily-Rose Melody Depp, born in 1999, and John “Jack” Christopher Depp III, born in 2002. In June 2012, Depp and Paradis announced their split. Depp married Amber Heard in 2015, but the couple divorced two years later in 2017.
8. Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise, dubbed “the most gorgeous man on the planet,” is one of Hollywood’s highest-paid actors, best known for his role in the Mission: Impossible film series. More than 22 of his films have generated more than $200 million around the world. He has three Golden Globe nominations and three Academy Award nominations. Forbes has also named him the most powerful celebrity in the planet.
Thomas Cruise Mapother IV was born in Syracuse, New York on July 3, 1962. His father was an engineer and his mother was a teacher. He is the eldest of three sisters and the only brother. Cruise is descended from English, Irish, and German ancestors.
Cruise grew up in a low-income family with an abusive father. Cruise spent part of his boyhood in Ottawa, Canada. Her mother and Cruise’s sisters later returned to Ohio, USA. He attended 15 schools in Canada and the United States during his 14 years of education. He was a football player in high school.
At the age of 19, Cruise made his cinematic debut in 1981 with a small role in Endless Love, followed by a large supporting role in Taps. Cruise was cast as part of the ensemble cast of The Outsiders in 1983. After that, he appeared in All the Right Moves and Risky Business, and he portrayed the male lead in the 1985 picture Legend. With the 1986 picture Top Gun, he became a sensation, and he followed it up with The Color of Money, co-starring Paul Newman.
Cocktail, which he starred in in 1988, was his first film. Rain Man, starring Dustin Hoffman and winning the Academy Award for Best Film that year, was his most memorable film. In 1989’s Born on the Fourth of July, Cruise played a paraplegic Vietnam War veteran, earning him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor and a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role, as well as Cruise’s first Academy Award nomination.
Days of Thunder (1990) and Far and Away (1991) were Cruise’s next two films (1992). Nicole Kidman, his then-wife, co-starred in both films. In 1994, Cruise co-starred in Interview with the Vampire alongside Brad Pitt, Antonio Banderas, and Christian Slater, three of the biggest male stars of the moment. The film was a success with an audience of many different people from around the world.
The best was yet to come for Cruise. It was the Mission Impossible series, in which he portrays superspy Ethan Hunt, a James Bond-like character. Mission: Impossible, which he created, was the first in the series. It was a huge box office hit. In 1996, he starred in Jerry Maguire as the title character. The film was a commercial and critical success, earning him a Golden Globe award and his second Academy Award nomination. In 1999, Cruise co-starred in Eyes Wide Shut alongside Nicole Kidman, followed by a supporting role in Magnolia, which earned him another Golden Globe award and an Academy Award nomination.
Cruise reprised his role as Ethan Hunt in Mission: Impossible II in 2000. It was a box office smash, grossing more over $547 million worldwide, making it the third highest-grossing film of the year. Cruise featured alongside Cameron Diaz and Penélope Cruz in the romance thriller Vanilla Sky in 2001. Cruise starred in Steven Spielberg’s science fiction thriller Minority Report, which was released in 2002.
He received a Golden Globe nomination for his role in the historical film The Last Samurai in 2003. In 2005, Cruise collaborated once more with Steven Spielberg on War of the Worlds, which went on to become the year’s fourth highest-grossing film. In 2006, he starred in the third installment of the Mission: Impossible franchise, Mission: Impossible III. It made almost $400 million in box office receipts. Cruise starred in the historical thriller Valkyrie, which was released in 2008 and was a box office triumph. It was based on an assassination attempt on Hitler.
Cruise’s action comedy Knight and Day, starring Cameron Diaz, was released in March 2010. The fourth installment of the Mission: Impossible franchise, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, was released in 2011, and it was Cruise’s highest commercial triumph. Tim appeared in the 2012 picture Jack Reacher as the title character, and his science fiction flick Oblivion was released in 2013. Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, his fifth installment in the Mission: Impossible series, was released in 2015. The Mummy was remade in 2017, and Cruise starred in it.
Cruise’s production business, Cruise/Wagner Productions, was founded in 1993 and is responsible for all of the Mission: Impossible films. In November 2006, Cruise’s company acquired United Artists, a film studio. Since 1990, Cruise has been a member of the Church of Scientology and its affiliated humanitarian activities.
Cruise has three children, two of whom are adopted, and has been married and divorced three times. In 1987, he married actress Mimi Rogers, with whom he divorced in 1990. Cruise first married Nicole Kidman in 1990 and filed for divorce in 2001. He married third time to Katie Holmes in 2006, with whom he has a daughter. They divorced later that year.
7. Ryan Rodney Reynolds
(born October 23, 1976 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) is a Canadian film and television actor.
Ryan Rodney Reynolds is an American actor, producer, and businessman. He is best known for his role as Peter Quill in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Hal Jordan in the DC Extended Universe.
Ryan was born on September 18, 1976 in Virginia. He has a twin sister who is two minutes older than him. He has been married to actress Scarlett Johansson since 2012.
Ryan’s father, John Reynolds, was a former stockbroker and restaurant owner who served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War from 1969 to 1970. His mother, Tammy Lynn Reynolds (née Green), was a homemaker until she became a real estate agent after her husband died suddenly when Ryan was just five years old.
The family moved often before finally settling down in Vancouver when Ryan was 12.
Reynolds was born in Vancouver, British Columbia and raised in Texas. His mother is a Canadian and his father was born in the U.S. He began his career on the Canadian teen drama “Hill Street Blues” (1981–87), before moving to Hollywood to pursue his acting career full-time in 1991.
He has since appeared in many films such as “Blade Trinity” (2004), “The Nines” (2007), “The Proposal” (2009), and “Safe House” (2012). In 2018, he starred as the title character in Deadpool 2.
His roles in the sitcom “Two Guys and a Girl” as well as the films “Just Friends,” “Definitely, Maybe,” “The Proposal,” “X-Men Origins: Wolverine,” and “Green Lantern” made him a household name. In 2003, he won the “Young Hollywood Awards.”
6. Robert Pattinson
With his performance as a gorgeous and beloved vampire in the Twilight film series, which spanned five films between 2008 and 2012 and grossed over $3.3 billion worldwide, Robert Pattinson catapulted to popularity as one of Hollywood’s most popular stars. Pattinson became famous all around the world as a result of it. Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2010, and Forbes named him one of the most powerful celebrities in the world the same year.
Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson, a lovely and adorable actor, was born in London on May 13, 1986. His father worked as a vehicle importer, and his mother as a model. He is the eldest of two sisters. Pattinson went to Barnes High School in London and was also involved in theatre. Pattinson began his modeling career when he was 12 years old. He also made appearances in television movies.
In 2005, Pattinson made his film debut as Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. He was recognized and lauded by the media for this role. He acquired the character of Edward Cullen in the film Twilight in 2008, and it was the most incredible opportunity of his life. Pattinson became a celebrity overnight after the release of his film in November 2008. His on-screen romance with Kristen Stewart was well lauded.
In 2009, he returned to his role as Edward Cullen in the Twilight sequel The Twilight Saga: New Moon. The picture had a worldwide opening weekend that set a new record. In the same year, he portrayed Salvador Dal in the film Little Ashes, and a documentary film on his fame and appeal, Robsessed, was produced.
In 2010, he released The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, which was another box office triumph. Remember Me, which Pattinson produced, starred Pattinson as a troubled young guy, and garnered mixed reviews. He starred as Jacob Jankowski in the romantic drama film Water for Elephants in 2011.
Pattinson made his comeback as Edward Cullen in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn- Part 1 in 2011. This was a commercial triumph once more. In 2012, Pattinson reprised his role as Edward Cullen in The Twilight Franchise: Breaking Dawn – Part 2, the last part of the Twilight saga.
He also appeared in a number of other films. His portrayal of a gruff, cold-hearted, and calculating tycoon in Cosmopolis received critical acclaim. Pattinson starred in David Michod’s futuristic western The Rover and satire drama Maps to the Stars in 2014. He starred alongside Nicole Kidman and James Franco in Queen of the Desert in 2015. He also starred in Lawrence Of Arabia as the title character. Following that, he starred in Life, a film about actor James Dean’s friendship with Dennis Stock, a Life magazine photographer. The Lost City of Z, The Childhood of a Leader, and the thriller Good Time, in which he played bank robber Connie Nikas, were among his latter features.
In 2017, Pattinson has a number of projects on the go, including Damsel, High Life, The Souvenir, and Idol’s Eye, which he co-wrote with Sylvester Stallone.
He was named the face of Dior Homme’s Fragrances in 2013 and the brand ambassador for their Menswear range in 2016. For many years, he has been dubbed the “Sexiest Man Alive” by a variety of publications.
He supports Children’s causes, raising awareness and funds to help orphans and vulnerable children throughout the world. He’s a talented singer who creates his own music & composed songs for the Twilight film series.
5. Michael B. Jordan
Michael Bakari Jordan is an actor and film producer from the United States. He is most recognized for his roles as Oscar Grant, a shooting victim, in the drama Fruitvale Station, boxer Donnie Creed in Creed, and Erik Killmonger in Black Panther, all written and directed by Ryan Coogler.
Michael B. Jordan is an American actor and model. He is the star of the film Creed and the television series The Wire, Friday Night Lights, and Black Panther.
Michael B. Jordan was born in Santa Ana, California on October 8th, 1987 to a single mother who raised him along with his older brother Rodney. His father left before he was born and his mother raised them as a single parent while working at a bank during the day and being a secretary at night.
He became interested in acting when he was cast as Billy Brown in director John Singleton’s film Boyz n the Hood (1991). He later appeared in other films like New Jack City (1991), Mo’ Better Blues (1992), True Romance (1993), Jungle Fever (1993) and The Best Man (1999).
4. TAYLOR LOUNTER
Taylor Daniel Lautner is an actor, voice actor, and model from the United States. He is most recognized for his role as Jacob Black in the Twilight Saga film adaptation based on Stephenie Meyer’s books of the same name. He made cameo appearances in the films Cheaper by the Dozen 2 and The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D in 2005. He likewise featured in the 2011 adventure film Abduction. He starred as Dr. Cassidy Cascade in the second season of FOX’s dark parody show Scream Queens in 2016.
Lautner became a high schooler symbol and sex image in the late 2000s, after drastically altering his physical appearance to preserve the role of Jacob Black in subsequent Twilight installments and generating media attention for his appearance. He was ranked second on Glamor’s list of “The 50 Sexiest Men of 2010” and fourth on People’s list of “Most Amazing Bodies” in 2010. Lautner was also rated the most handsomely compensated young on-screen actor in Hollywood around the same period.
3. ZAC EFRON
Zachary David Alexander Efron is an actor and singer from the United States. He began acting professionally in the mid-2000s, and in the late-2000s, he became known for his major part as Troy Bolton in the High School Musical trilogy (2006–2008). He also appeared in the musical Hairspray (2007) and the satirical film 17 Again during this time (2009). Since then, Efron has appeared in the films New Year’s Eve (2011), The Lucky One (2012), The Paperboy (2012), Neighbors (2014), Dirty Grandpa (2016), Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016), Baywatch (2017), The Greatest Showman (2017), and Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2017), among others (2019). Timothée and his brother will star in a new reality TV show called Kill the Efrons, where they’ll be sent to remote parts of the world. They’ll even use portable technology to shoot the show!
2. James McAvoy
James McAvoy is a Scottish actor best known for portraying Professor Charles Xavier in the 2011 superhero picture X-Men: First Class, a role he returned in the 2014 sequel X-Men: Days of Future Past and the 2016 sequel X-Men: Apocalypse.
James McAvoy was born in Glasgow, Scotland, on April 21, 1979. His father was a builder and his mother was a nurse. His parents split when he was seven years old. He went to Glasgow High School. In 2000, he received his diploma from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
McAvoy made his cinematic debut at the age of 15 in 1995 with The Near Room, and he proceeded to make largely television appearances until 2003. He began working on movies after making guest appearances on television series. He kept working in both fields. State of Play is one of his most well-known television appearances. He starred in a number of TV miniseries, including White Teeth in 2002, which received positive reviews. McAvoy starred in Frank Herbert’s Children of Dune, a Sci Fi Channel miniseries, in 2003.
With the release of Walt Disney Pictures’ The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe in 2005, McAvoy achieved tremendous success and notoriety. Mr. Tumnus, a faun who befriends Lucy Pevensie (played by Georgie Henley) and joins Aslan’s (Liam Neeson) army, was played by McAvoy. This film debuted at number one in the UK box office, grossing £463 million, making it the 41st highest-grossing film of all time globally.
In the 2006 film The Last King of Scotland, McAvoy’s acting was lauded. McAvoy was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, and the film was named the Best British Film of the Year.
One of McAvoy’s biggest parts was in Atonement, a romantic war drama starring Keira Knightley, released in 2007. Atonement received fourteen BAFTA nominations and seven Academy Award nominations. Both McAvoy and Knightley received Golden Globe nominations.
One of the most notable highlights of his career was acting in the action flick Wanted alongside Angelina Jolie and Morgan Freeman. It was released in 2008 and became a box office smash, grossing more than $341 million. In 2009, he released The Last Station. He starred in Robert Redford’s historical drama The Conspirator in 2010.
McAvoy starred as Professor X, the psychic superhero and founder of the X-Men, in the 2010 film X-Men: First Class. Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, and Kevin Bacon were among the ensemble cast members. It is a prequel to the film series and is based on the Marvel Comics franchise. It’s set during the build-up to the Cuban Missile Crisis, and it’s about Professor X and Magneto’s friendship, as well as the origins of their respective organisations. The picture debuted at the top of the box office, grossing £5 million in its first weekend.
In 2011, McAvoy starred in the British thriller Welcome to the Punch as Max Lewinsky, as well as a prominent role in Danny Boyle’s Trance. McAvoy received Best Actor at the British Independent Film Awards in 2013 for his role in the crime comedy-drama film Filth. McAvoy also starred in the West End production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth.
McAvoy returned to the character of Professor X in X-Men: Days of Future Past in 2014. The film earned $747.9 million worldwide, placing it as the year’s sixth highest-grossing film. In 2016, he appeared in X-Men: Apocalypse, reprising his role. In addition, he appeared in M. Night Shyamalan’s thriller Split. McAvoy will reprise his role as Professor X in X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which will hit theaters in 2019.
McAvoy married Anne-Marie, a co-star, in October 2006, and the couple announced their divorce in May 2016. Brendan is their son’s name. McAvoy enjoys football and is a supporter of Celtic Football Club. He is a spiritual person who does not practice religion.
1. Chris Hemsworth
After his role as Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film series began in 2011, Chris Hemsworth became a household celebrity. He is an Australian actor who has appeared in a number of Australian television shows prior to pursuing a career in film. Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, on August 11, 1983. His father was a social-services counselor and his mother was a teacher. He has two brothers, one older and one younger, both of whom work in the entertainment industry. He received his education in Australia.
From 2001 forward, he began appearing in Australian soap operas and television series. From 2004 to 2007, he played Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away, in which he appeared in 171 episodes. Hemsworth was cast as James T. Kirk’s father, George Kirk, in the 2009 film Star Trek. In the same year, he also starred in the thriller A Perfect Getaway as Kale.
He traveled to the United States in 2010 to play Sam in the film Ca$h. In 2011, he landed the part of Marvel Comics superhero Thor in the film Thor. Hemsworth reprised his role as one of the six superheroes dispatched to defend Earth from his adopted brother, Loki, in The Avengers in 2012. He starred in The Cabin in the Woods, a horror thriller released in 2012. In the film Snow White and the Huntsman, he played the Huntsman opposite Kristen Stewart. In the film Red Dawn., he also played Jed Eckert.
In the 2013 sequel Thor: The Dark World, Hemsworth reprised his role as Thor. He also played 1976 Formula One World Champion James Hunt in Ron Howard’s sports drama Rush. He was awarded the Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine in 2014.
In 2015, Hemsworth returned to the role of Thor for the fourth time in Avengers: Age of Ultron, the sequel to The Avengers. He also acted alongside Viola Davis in the action thriller Blackhat. He appeared in the films Vacation and In the Heart of the Sea as a co-star. Hemsworth returned to the role of Eric the Huntsman in The Huntsman: Winter’s War in 2016, and also appeared in Ghostbusters as a supporting character.
His forthcoming projects include playing Thor in Thor: Ragnarok, which will be released in 2017; and Avengers: Infinity War and its untitled sequel, which will be released in 2018 and 2019. In the fourth installment of the Star Trek franchise, he will reprise his role as George Kirk.
In December 2010, Hemsworth married Spanish actress Elsa Pataky. They are the parents of three children. He and his family relocated to Australia in 2015. During the filming of his movie, Hemsworth travels to the United States.
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