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Top 50 Best Bald Actors Of All Time [2022]

Shivam ParasharShivam-Updated Oct 31, 2022


Bald Actors

 

There was a time when mainstream performers used to fear going bald for the silver screen.

 

However, since change is the only constant in life, a transition in this pattern was more than noticeable at the fag end of the 20th century and with the dawn of the 21st century.

 

Not only did the actors start going bald for the big screen, but they also started maintaining the bald look in real life.

 

Over the years, many of our favorite stars have struggled to find various ways to further their image to portray a semblance of versatility and sustain the interest of the cine-goer audience in them.

 

With cinema undergoing a drastic change, an authentic streak of baldness in well-written roles did help several actors to not only find their box office footing but also to create the very perception of them being versatile and brave enough to accept roles that were earlier privy to coming across as stereotypes.

 

Although the shaving of the head was considered an audacious gesture of sorts, it was also a process that perhaps became necessary for many of the actors to undergo courtesy of the natural process of aging.

 

Therefore, a new conception that those who are bald are more comfortable and confident in their skin started to take precedence.

 

Needless to say, going bald started to serve as an additive that could add to an actor's arsenal of showmanship and years of cinematic life.

 

It was an arrow which, if it finds the right mark, could certainly help an actor in tweaking his on-screen image for the bolder and the better.

 

With the bald look finding hugely successful takers in many of our noted cine-stars, an inescapable wind of change suddenly started sweeping both commercial cinema and television, respectively.

 

Thus, to do justice to our aforementioned assertions, we are under obligation to bring you the names of 50 such performers who have rocked the bald look both on and off the screen with unmatched charm and chutzpah.

 

 

50. Common

 

Common

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth March 13, 1972
Place of Birth South Side, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America 
Height 184 centimeters 
Debut Year 2002
Debut Film Brown Sugar

 

Common, whose real name is Lonnie Rashid Lynn, might be an actor, producer, and director, but first and foremost, he is a solid rapper.

 

Even though he was of the opinion that baldness is overrated, he has been flaunting the bald look ever since he started losing out on his hair at the age of 44.

 

That said, Common has also featured in motion pictures like 'American Gangster', 'Street Kings', 'Terminator Salvation', Smokin' Aces', and 'Happy Feet Two' among others.

 

In addition to his acting credits, Common has also successfully narrated a documentary titled 'Bouncing Cats'.

 

The documentary was vital in the sense that it traced how one man attempted to enhance the lives of children in Uganda through hip-hop/b-boy culture.

 

 

 

49. Wade Andrew Williams

 

Wade Andrew Williams

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 24, 1961
Place of Birth Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America 
Height 180 centimeters 
Debut Year 1998
Debut Film Route 9

 

Wade Andrew Williams may have featured in quite a few feature films over the years, but he is primarily known for his starring role as Brad Bellick on Fox's television series, 'Prison Break'.

 

Needless to say, he is not the only bald actor to have appeared in the immensely loved television series.

 

Having said that, Wade Andrew Williams has always played a number of character roles, one of which was on a show like 'The Bernie Mac Show'.

 

Aside from this, he also voiced "Two-Face" in 'Batman: The Dark Knight Returns'.

 

 

 

48. Luke Damon Goss

 

Luke Damon Goss

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 29, 1968
Place of Birth Lewisham, London, United Kingdom
Height 185 centimeters 
Debut Year 2000
Debut Film The Stretch

 

This English actor, who has also been seen in movies having long straight hair back in the day, is also a drummer by profession.

 

However, people who like him are of the opinion that he looks a lot younger and charming in his bald look.

 

Luke Damon Goss is known to have featured in several motion pictures. While he starred as Jared Nomak in 'Blade II', he was also seen playing Prince Nuada in 'Hellboy II: The Golden Army'.

 

 

 

47. Scott Leo "Taye" Diggs

 

Scott Leo "Taye" Diggs

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 2, 1971
Place of Birth Newark, New Jersey, United States of America 
Height 178 centimeters 
Debut Year 1996
Debut TV Show New York Undercover

 

Scott Leo "Taye" Diggs seems to have tried his luck in almost everything mainstream in show business.

 

Not only has he played a part in Broadway musicals like 'Rent' and 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' but he has also featured in motion pictures like 'Brown Sugar', 'The Best Man', 'The Best Man Holiday', and 'How Stella Got Her Groove Back' among others.

 

In addition, he has appeared in the television shows titled 'Private Practice' and 'All American', respectively.

 

However, what is most interesting about Taye Diggs is the fact that he has authored four children's books as well.

 

 

 

46. William George Zane Jr.

 

William George Zane Jr.

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 24, 1966
Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, United States of America 
Height 184 centimeters
Debut Year 1985
Debut Film Back to the Future

 

Widely known as Caledon N. "Cal" Hockley from the disaster epic 'Titanic', a motion picture for which he received a Screen Actors Guild (SAG) nomination, Billy Zane had made his screen debut with a cult film of the science fiction genre, titled 'Back to the Future'.

 

One of the most distinguished character actors to make his presence felt in the very crowded film industry today, Billy Zane belongs to a clan of performers.

 

Needless to say, him making a name for himself in show business was only just a given.

 

Having said that, aside from his snobbish behavior in 'Titanic', Billy Zane was also noticed for his hairstyle.

 

However, he can be seen mastering the clean-cut look now.

 

 

 

45. Dominic Haakon Myrtved Purcell

 

Dominic Haakon Myrtved Purcell

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 17, 1970
Place of Birth Wallasey, United Kingdom
Height 185 centimeters 
Debut Year 1991
Debut TV Show Home and Away

 

Even though this British-Australian actor is popular for his portrayal of Lincoln Burrows in the hit television series 'Prison Break', he has also worked in other well-known titles like 'Killer Elite', 'Blade: Trinity', and 'Gridlocked'.

 

He also starred in 'The Flash' alongside his 'Prison Break' co-actor, Wentworth Miller. Acting as a career may have come across as a far-fetched dream for Dominic Purcell at first because of his working-class background, but he never gave up and continued to study Performing Arts.

 

 

 

44. Dean Joseph Norris

 

Dean Joseph Norris

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth April 8, 1963
Place of Birth South Bend, Indiana, United States of America 
Height 170 centimeters
Debut Year 1981
Debut TV Show Beyond Our Control 

 

Another 'Breaking Bad' star to make it to this coveted list is Dean Norris, who plays the headstrong DEA Agent Hank Schrader in the show.

 

Dean Norris has featured in several popular movies like 'The Counsellor', 'Lethal Weapon 2', 'Hard to Kill', 'Total Recall', 'The Firm', 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day', 'Little Miss Sunshine' and 'Sons of Liberty' among others.

 

However, just like his bald co-star Jonathan Banks, it is the immensely popular 'Breaking Bad' for which Dean Norris is better known, for the show allowed the actor to truly come into his own.

 

Dean Norris continues to impress the viewers with his solid screen presence.

 

 

 

43. Christopher Peter Meloni

 

Christopher Peter Meloni

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth April 2, 1961
Place of Birth Washington, D.C., United States of America 
Height 183 centimeters
Debut Year 1989
Debut TV Show 1st & Ten

 

Christopher Meloni is an American performer who has made a name for himself both on television and in the movies.

 

Like most young people, Christopher Meloni had long and wonderful hair when he was a lot younger.

 

However, after having experimented with different hairstyles, he finally came to terms with the bald look.

 

Meloni, who has been seen in motion pictures like '12 Monkeys', 'Runaway Bride', 'Man of Steel', and 'Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle' has also had a lucrative career on the television as he starred as NYPD Detective Elliot Stabler in the popular legal drama 'Law & Order: Special Victims' and as an inmate in 'Oz'.

 

 

 

42. Terry Crews

 

Terry Crews

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 30, 1968
Place of Birth Flint, Michigan, United States of America 
Height 188 centimeters 
Debut Year 1999
Debut TV Show Battle Dome

 

Terry Crews, whose original name is Terrence Alan Crews, is a former professional football player who has also tried his hands at acting and presenting.

 

Not only has he been a part of sitcoms like 'Everybody Hates Chris' and 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' but he is also credited with hosting the United States version of the game show, 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire', and 'America's Got Talent' in 2019.

 

He has also appeared in minor roles in tv shows like Tab Time, American Dad!, Tales of the walking Dead.

 

Terry Crews had moved to Los Angeles to pursue his burning desire to work in the film industry after having retired from the NFL in 1997.

 

 

 

41. Kurtwood Larson Smith

 

Kurtwood Larson Smith

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 3, 1943
Place of Birth New Lisbon, Wisconsin, United States of America 
Height 185 centimeters 
Debut Year 1980
Debut TV Show Soap

 

Everybody who has seen the amazing American sitcom 'That 70s Show' has ended up loving it.

 

Not only have they cherished the show, but they have also grown fond of the characters in it.

 

One character that we all remember was that of Red Forman. Even though not the central character, the series could never be complete without Kurtwood Larson Smith's contribution as Red Forman in it.

 

A television and film actor who has been working for years now, Kurtwood Larson Smith has his charm.

 

Aside from shows like '24' and 'That 70s Show', the actor has also starred in motion pictures like 'Rambo III' and 'RoboCop'.

 

That said, he has also been a part of several science fiction feature films and television programs like 'Star Trek', 'Lou Grant', and 'The X-Files', respectively.

 

 

 

40. Rockmond Dunbar

 

Rockmond Dunbar

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 11, 1973
Place of Birth Berkeley, California, United States of America 
Height 180 centimeters 
Debut Year 1993
Debut Film Misery Loves Company

 

Rockmond Dunbar has managed to make a mark for himself in the industry not only because he was fantastic as Baines on the NBC series titled 'Earth 2', but also because he held his own as Benjamin Miles "C-Note" Franklin on the Fox crime drama titled 'Prison Break'.

 

Now, if his performances in the remarkable aforementioned television shows were not enough, he did play the character of an FBI Agent Dennis Abbott in the thrilling television series titled 'The Mentalist' efficiently.

 

It is not surprising then that the actor has also been seen in other television titles like 'Head Cases', 'Felicity', 'Soul Food', among others.

 

Also, he has featured in motion pictures like 'Kiss Kiss Bang Bang', 'All About You', 'Punks', and 'Dirty Laundry' among others.

 

 

39. Michael Kelly

 

Michael Kelly

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 22, 1969
Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America 
Height 178 centimeters
Debut Year 1994
Debut TV Show Lifestories: Families in Crisis

 

Michael Kelly, who rose to prominence with his outstanding portrayal of Doug Stamper in 'House of Cards', has also had a keen interest in music.

 

In fact, the actor happens to be a musician who is also very athletic. A lifetime member of the Actor's Studio, Michael Kelly is known for appearing in films like 'Dawn of the Dead', 'Now You See Me', 'Changeling', 'Everest', and 'Chronicle' among others.

 

In addition to his motion picture credits, he has also featured in the following television series: 'Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior', 'The Sopranos', 'Taboo', and 'Generation Kill'.

 

 

38. Liam Cunningham

 

Liam Cunningham

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth June 2, 1961
Place of Birth East Wall, Dublin, Ireland
Height 185 centimeters 
Debut Year 1992
Debut Film Into the West 

 

Another performer from the epic fantasy series titled 'Game of Thrones' to make it to this list is Liam Cunningham.

 

The Irish actor delivered a magnificent performance as Davos Seaworth in the series. Liam Cunningham has also been among awards and nominations.

 

Not only has he been nominated for the British Independent Film Award and the London Film Critics' Circle Award, but he has also earned two Irish Film & Television Awards.

 

In addition to the aforementioned accolades, he has shared a BAFTA with Michael Fassbender for their crime-drama short feature, titled 'Pitch Black Heist'.

 

Liam Cunningham has featured in motion pictures like 'Jude', 'Dog Soldiers', 'A Little Princess', 'The Escapist', and 'The Crooked Man' among others.

 

He was honored with a place on The Irish Times list of Ireland's greatest movie actors of all time in the year 2020.

 

He was placed at number 36 in the rankings.

 

 

37. Tyrese Darnell Gibson

 

Tyrese Darnell Gibson

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 30, 1978
Place of Birth Watts, California, United States of America 
Height 180 centimeters 
Debut Year 2000
Debut Film Love Song

 

Tyrese Gibson is a popular singer, songwriter, and actor who has been a part of two of the highest-grossing movie franchises, namely 'Fast & Furious' and 'Transformers'.

 

However, his maiden starring role was in the 2001 flick, titled 'Baby Boy' in 2001.

 

Tyrese Gibson has teamed up with other big industry names like Jason Statham, Vin Diesel, Mark Wahlberg, and Jared Leto for a big-screen experience each.

 

That being said, what is also worth mentioning is the fact that a number of his songs have been featured on the Billboard Hot 100.

 

 

36. Bob Hoskins

 

Bob Hoskins

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth October 26, 1942
Place of Birth Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom 
Height 168 centimeters 
Debut Year 1972
Debut Film Up the Front

 

Bob Hoskins, who was an excellent character actor, had delivered several praiseworthy performances. His elegant accent and captivating smile were aided by his baldness; a look that gave him an endearing appeal.

 

Director John Mackenzie had once defined Bob Hoskins as "an actor from the British tradition but with an almost American approach." This was evidently because Hoskins shared a great rapport with the camera.

 

Bob Hoskins was one of those rare actors who tried to make a balance between the inevitable glamour of Hollywood and the seemingly glamour-less but laborious independent cinema.

 

He worked in several low-budget projects; a testament to the fact that he may have leaned more towards independent motion pictures.

 

 

35. Howie Mandel

 

Howie Mandel

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth November 29, 1955
Place of Birth Willowdale, Toronto, Canada
Height 178 centimeters 
Debut Year 1981
Debut Film Gas

 

The next actor to make it to this list is actually a multi-talented personality. We assert this because Howie Mandel is not only a comedian but also an actor, producer, screenwriter, and game show host.

 

In addition to the aforementioned factors, Howie Mandel has also proven his mettle as a voice actor as he has successfully voiced the character of Gizmo in the popular motion picture titled 'Gremlins' and its sequel 'Gremlins 2: The New Batch' that hit the screens in 1984 and 1990, respectively.

 

Howie Mandel has also featured in the comedy film titled 'Walk Like a Man' and has portrayed the character of Dr. Wayne Fiscus on the NBC medical drama, titled 'St. Elsewhere'; a show that is credited with bringing him into the mainstream.

 

 

34. Michael Charles Chiklis

 

Michael Charles Chiklis

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 30, 1963
Place of Birth Lowell, Massachusetts, United States of America 
Height 175 centimeters 
Debut Year 1989
Debut Film Wired

 

Michael Charles Chiklis, who has been a recipient of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his role in 'The Shield', is also a television director and producer.

 

He has also featured in the cop drama titled 'The Commish' and two Fantastic Four motion pictures, respectively.

 

Aisde from the aforementioned titles, he stars in the science fiction comedy-drama television shows 'No Ordinary Family' and 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' as well.

 

 

33. Laurence John Fishburne III

 

Laurence John Fishburne III

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 30, 1961
Place of Birth Augusta, Georgia, United States of America 
Height 184 centimeters 
Debut Year 1975
Debut Film Cornbread, Earl and Me

 

The next actor to make it to our list has been widely appreciated for his selection of authoritative roles to play on celluloid.

 

He has made his impactful presence felt in many prominent movies like 'The Matrix' franchise, 'Apocalypse Now', 'Boyz n the Hood', and the 'John Wick' film series.

 

In the year 1994, Laurence Fishburne was also nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor for his promising performance in the motion picture, 'What's Love Got to Do With It'.

 

 

32. Jeffrey Michael Tambor

 

Jeffrey Michael Tambor

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 8, 1944 
Place of Birth San Francisco, California, United States of America 
Height 185 centimeters 
Debut Year 1972
Debut Film The Summertime Killer

 

One of the most sought-after character actors, Jeffrey Tambor continues to be in demand for his acting abilities.

 

Even though he is mostly seen playing a range of officious roles, he saw his career take a giant stride after he portrayed the narcissistic sidekick Hank Kingsley in the renowned sitcom, titled 'The Larry Sanders Show'.

 

That said, Jeffrey Tambor continued to keep himself occupied as he featured in popular mainstream motion pictures like 'The Death of Stalin', 'The Hangover', and 'The Accountant'.

 

Not only that but his distinct voice also allowed him to work in a variety of animated features.

 

 

31. Tupac Amaru Shakur

 

Tupac Amaru Shakur

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth June 16, 1971
Place of Birth New York City, United States of America 
Height 175 centimeters
Debut Year 1991
Debut Film Nothing but Trouble

 

Tupac Amaru Shakur, who was born Lesane Parish Crooks, was a well-known actor and rapper.

 

Tupac Amaru Shakur, who is deemed to be one of the most significant rappers of all time, has sold more than 75 million records globally.

 

That said, what distinguishes Tupac Amaru Shakur from the rest of the personalities on this list is the fact that a big chunk of his music has strived to recognize the contemporary social issues that continue to haunt inner neighborhoods.

 

Needless to say, Tupac Amaru Shakur is considered to be a reminder of activism against inequality amongst his followers.

 

Some of Tupac Amaru Shakur's motion picture credits include 'Nothing but Trouble', 'Juice', 'Poetic Justice', and 'A Different World' among others.

 

 

30. Peter Lawrence Boyle

 

Peter Lawrence Boyle

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth October 18, 1935
Place of Birth Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America 
Height 188 centimeters 
Debut Year 1966
Debut Film The Group

 

This well-known character actor, who started his career way back in 1965, has also been seen flaunting long hair in his vintage motion pictures.

 

Even though he only just experimented with the bald look, he continued to retain it for it helped his characters look natural in the movies.

 

Peter Boyle has featured on the CBS sitcom 'Everybody Loves Raymond' and in the motion picture, titled 'Young Frankenstein'.

 

In the year 1996, he also won an Emmy Award for his guest-starring role in the television series, titled 'The X-Files'.

 

He has been praised for his comedic and dramatic roles throughout his illustrious career.

 

 

29. Jonathan Niven Cryer

 

Jonathan Niven Cryer

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth April 16, 1965
Place of Birth New York, New York, United States of America 
Height 175 centimeters 
Debut Year 1984
Debut Film No Small Affair

 

Jon Cryer is not only an actor but he is also a writer, director, and producer in that order.

 

Jon, who is remembered for his acclaimed portrayal of Alan Harper in the hit CBS sitcom titled 'Two and a Half Men', was born into a show business family. 'Two and a Half Men' won him two Primetime Emmy Awards in the years 2009 and 2012, respectively.

 

In 2011, the actor had also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his rich contribution to television.

 

Jon Cryer has also featured in motion pictures like 'Hiding Out', 'Hot Shots!', 'Superman IV: The Quest for Peace', 'Holy Man', 'Tortured', 'Hit by Lightning', and 'Shorts' among others.

 

 

28. Walter Charles Dance

 

Walter Charles Dance

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth October 10, 1946
Place of Birth Redditch, United Kingdom
Height 191 centimeters 
Debut Year 1974
Debut TV Show Father Brown

 

A lot of us remember Walter Charles Dance as the dreadful Tywin Lannister from arguably the most popular contemporary television series in the world titled, 'Game of Thrones'.

 

However, the actor has also been appreciated for his performances in the television shows 'The Jewel in the Crown' and 'The Crown', respectively.

 

In fact, for his outstanding acting in 'The Crown', Walter Charles Dance was even nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series.

 

In addition to his television credits, he has also appeared in feature films like 'Alien 3', 'The Golden Child', 'Last Action Hero', 'Dracula Untold', 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters', 'Mank', and 'The Imitation Game' among others.

 

 

27. Jim Broadbent

 

Jim Broadbent

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 24, 1949
Place of Birth Holton cum Beckering, Lincolnshire, England
Height 188 centimeters 
Debut Year 1971
Debut Film The Go-Between

 

Jim Broadbent is another sensational character actor whose twinkling eyes and winsome smile are as good as his acting skills.

 

A recipient of an Oscar and a Golden Globe for his remarkable supporting performance in the motion picture 'Iris', Jim Broadbent has also been nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards, respectively.

 

The list of accolades won by the actor does not end here for he has even won a BAFTA TV Award and a Golden Globe for his titular role as Lord Longford in the acclaimed television feature, titled 'Longford'.

 

 

26. James Joseph Gandolfini Jr.

 

James Joseph Gandolfini Jr.

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 18, 1961
Place of Birth Westwood, New Jersey, United States of America 
Height 186 centimeters 
Debut Year 1987
Debut Film Shock! Shock! Shock!

 

Popular for performing as the Italian-American mob boss Tony Soprano in HBO's cult television series titled 'The Sopranos', James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. was an actor and producer par excellence.

 

His performance in the show is hailed by many as one of the best in the history of television.

 

Needless to say, the actor received three Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and one Golden Globe Award for the same and cemented his much-deserved place as one of the greatest television performers of all time.

 

Aside from the critically acclaimed show, James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. has also appeared in popular feature films like 'True Romance' and 'The Taking of Pelham 123'.

 

 

25. Jason Alexander

 

Jason Alexander

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 23, 1959
Place of Birth Newark, New Jersey, United States of America 
Height 164 centimeters 
Debut Year 1981
Debut Film The Burning 

 

Jason Alexander was born Jay Scott Greenspan. However, he chose to keep the former name for his professional front.

 

Widely known for his well-appreciated portrayal of George Costanza in the hit television series 'Seinfeld', Jason Alexander has also charmed his way into movies like 'Pretty Woman' and 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'.

 

However, his best-known character play of George Costanza ended up earning him a well-deserved seven consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards and four Golden Globe Awards, respectively.

 

 

24. Jonathan Banks

 

Jonathan Banks

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 31, 1947
Place of Birth Washington, D.C., United States of America 
Height 174 centimeters 
Debut Year 1977 
Debut Film The Night They Took Miss Beautiful 

 

Even though most of us know Jonathan Banks as the badass Mike from the blockbuster television series titled 'Breaking Bad', our readers would be surprised to know that this veteran of small and silver screens has been involved with show business for like five decades now.

 

Jonathan Banks, who has earned six Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for three different shows, has had an interest in acting ever since he was a child.

 

One of the first major roles that he played was that of Frank McPike in the series 'Wiseguy'; a role for which he was best known until 'Breaking Bad' and 'Better Call Saul' arrived.

 

Some of his other notable film and television titles include 'Beverly Hills Cop', 'Freejack', '48 Hrs.', 'Dark Blue', 'Flipper', 'Mudbound', and 'The Commuter' among others.

 

 

23. Damon Kyle Wayans

 

Damon Kyle Wayans

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 4, 1960
Place of Birth Harlem, New York, United States of America 
Height 188 centimeters 
Debut Year 1984
Debut Film Beverly Hills Cop

 

Besides being an actor, Damon Wayans was known for his outstanding sense of humor and was superb at being a stand-up comedian.

 

It was soon that his talent as an actor was brought to the fore as he infused a lot of energy into the roles that he portrayed on celluloid.

 

It barely ever mattered if Damon Wayans was playing a cameo role or was headlining the project, his presence was more than enough to steal the show.

 

After having made his big-screen debut in 'Beverly Hills Cop', he also featured in Steve Martin’s hit motion picture titled, 'Roxanne'.

 

Not only that but he starred in and earned a lot of praise for his enactment of an alien in a film called 'Earth Girls Are Easy'.

 

The tough cop drama 'Colors' allowed him to put his diverse range on display, therefore, giving his career further boost.

 

 

22. Wentworth Earl Miller III

 

Wentworth Earl Miller III

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth June 2, 1972
Place of Birth Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England
Height 185 centimeters
Debut Year 1998
Debut TV Show Buffy the Vampire Slayer

 

Who doesn't know Michael Scofield from the smashing television series, titled 'Prison Break?' Wentworth Earl Miller III simply hit it out of the park as the leading man of the show.

 

His compelling performance and alluring screen presence were only elevated by his refined looks. Born to American parents in Great Britain, Wentworth Miller saw his interest in professional acting blossom at a very young age.

 

Wentworth Miller has also been seen playing significant roles in popular shows like 'The Flash' and 'Legends of Tomorrow'.

 

That said, it was his mind-boggling enactment of Michael Scofield in 'Prison Break' that earned him a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Television Series Drama in 2005.

 

 

21. Terence Stamp

 

Terence Stamp

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 22, 1938 
Place of Birth Stepney, London, United Kingdom
Height 183 centimeters 
Debut Year 1962 
Debut Film Billy Budd

 

This legend of British acting is known not only for his splendid work in the world of cinema but also for his rich wisdom today.

 

Once stylish and super fresh to the audience, he was nominated for the Academy Award for the Best Supporting Actor for his role in the drama titled 'Billy Budd' back in 1963.

 

For the same feature film, he even received a BAFTA nomination for the Best Newcomer.

 

It's been years now but Terence Stamp continues to impress the viewers and makes his presence felt through game voice-acting.

 

He has 'Halo 3' and 'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' to his credit in the aforementioned category.

 

Terence Stamp, who was once considered one of the better-looking men in the world, has also dated some of the industry's most beautiful women.

 

Needless to say, this charmer used to be the star of some of the most memorable motion pictures of the time.

 

 

20. Michael Clarke Duncan

 

Michael Clarke Duncan

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 10, 1957
Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height 196 centimeters 
Debut Year 1995
Debut Film Friday 

 

The world was shocked to hear the news about Michael Clarke Duncan's demise. As huge as his personality may have been, he was considered to be a man with a soft interior.

 

It is not surprising then that his best-known role was basically a replica of sorts of his real-life persona.

 

Michael Clarke Duncan turned out to be quite the scene-stealer with his mind-numbing portrayal of John Coffey in the marvelous feature film, titled 'The Green Mile', in which he starred alongside the fabulous Tom Hanks.

 

What is also notable about the late actor is the fact that his bald look made him come across as even more authentic and masculine.

 

 

19. John Malkovich

 

John Malkovich

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 9, 1953
Place of Birth Christopher, Illinois, United States of America 
Height 183 centimeters 
Debut Year 1978
Debut Film A Wedding 

 

A recipient of numerous celebrated accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award, John Malkovich is a talented performer who has made his dynamic presence felt in several acclaimed motion pictures.

 

Among his well-known movies, the ones that stand out are 'Being John Malkovich', 'Con Air', 'Of Mice and Men', 'Red', and 'In the Line of Fire' among others.

 

However, over the past decade, John Malkovich has started to feature in television roles and seems to be more than comfortable in his skin today.

 

The actor has also been nominated for two Academy Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and a British Academy Film Award, respectively.

 

 

18. Jerry Doyle

 

Jerry Doyle

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 16, 1956
Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, United States of America 
Height 191 centimeters 
Debut Year 1987
Debut TV Show Moonlighting

 

The late and great Jerry Doyle had traded as a stockbroker on Wall Street and worked as a pilot before turning to professional acting.

 

However, the many changes in his plans did not deter his career from flourishing as Jerry Doyle soon tasted global success after starring in 'Babylon 5', 'Babylon 5: A Call to Arms', and 'Babylon 5: The River of Souls', respectively.

 

As Jerry Doyle continued to reprise the role of Michael Garibaldi, he helped in the success of the franchise big time.

 

The show was regarded as complex and, yet, was ahead of its time in more ways than one.

 

What is exciting to note here is the fact that he made his television debut on the series 'Moonlighting'.

 

He played a possible replacement for Bruce Willis’ character on the successful show.

 

 

17. Woodrow Tracy Harrelson

 

Woodrow Tracy Harrelson

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 23, 1961
Place of Birth Midland, Texas, United States of America 
Height 177 centimeters 
Debut Year 1978
Debut Film Harper Valley PTA

 

Those who are ardent fans of cinema must be familiar with Woody Harrelson and his work.

 

An actor by profession and a fine one at that, Harrelson kick-started his career with a television sitcom in the year 1985.

 

Even though Woody Harrelson is remembered for his bald look, fans have also appreciated him in his straight ear-length hairdo.

 

It is not surprising then that the actor has explored different wigs as well. However, soon after he made peace with his bald appearance, he started to look even more authentic and was supported by his admirers just the same.

 

Woody Harrelson has not only earned a Primetime Emmy Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards but he has also been nominated for three Academy Awards and four Golden Globe Awards, respectively.

 

 

16. Mark Strong

 

Mark Strong

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 5, 1963
Place of Birth London, United Kingdom 
Height 188 centimeters 
Debut Year 1989
Debut TV Show EastEnders

 

One of the most successful British film actors of all time, Mark Strong has worked with several superstars from Hollywood.

 

Aside from his acting skills, he is also known for his shaved head; something that he considers a "blessing in disguise".

 

Along with superstars like Jason Statham and Dwayne Johnson, Mark Strong has also carried the bald look well and has made it look even more convincing.

 

He is one of the few performers who makes one feel okay about the inevitable process of balding.

 

That said, one needs to carry the charm that Mark Strong does to pull off the look as well as he does.

 

Mark Strong, who has won an Olivier Award for Best Actor, has also twice been nominated in the MTV Movie Award’s ‘Best Fight’ category.

 

However, like most performers, Mark Strong has also seen his tough days; when it seemed like his career would take time to take off.

 

But today, it is difficult to imagine him being under-confident and not as successful as he is.

 

 

15. Daniel Michael DeVito Jr.

 

Daniel Michael DeVito Jr.

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth November 17, 1944
Place of Birth Neptune Township, New Jersey, United States of America 
Height 147 centimeters 
Debut Year 1970
Debut Film Dreams of Glass

 

The next performer to make it to this list is the inimitable Danny DeVito. He is as bald as they come and may only be about five feet tall, but he is apparently worth several hundred million dollars.

 

The actor is known to have worked in many popular films the likes of which include 'Twins', 'Batman Returns', 'Matilda', 'Jack the Bear', 'Romancing the Stone', 'Terms of Endearment', 'LA Confidential', 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' among others.

 

He is also known for his voice roles in motion pictures like 'Smallfoot', 'The Lorax', and 'Hercules'.

 

That said, his portrayal of the taxi dispatcher Louie De Palma in the television series 'Taxi' ended up earning him a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award, respectively.

 

 

14. Vin Diesel

 

Vin Diesel

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 18, 1967
Place of Birth Alameda County, California, United States of America 
Height 182 centimeters
Debut Year 1990
Debut Film Awakenings

 

There is no denying the fact that Vin Diesel has his style and that he does look attractive on the big screen.

 

However, not many people know that he belongs to a 'multicultural' heritage. Born Oscar Sinclair Vincent, he disclosed that he altered his name to Vin Diesel while he was gaining a decent amount of experience as a bouncer.

 

Vin Diesel shot to fame in Hollywood after working in a plethora of action flicks; the most popular of which is the 'Fast and Furious' film franchise.

 

While one may contest that they have seen this famous actor/director/producer in numerous hairdos, they cannot dispute the fact that he looked his legit best after he decided to go bald for good.

 

 

13. Stanley Tucci Jr.

 

Stanley Tucci Jr.

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth November 11, 1960
Place of Birth Peekskill, New York, United States of America 
Height 172 centimeters 
Debut Year 1985
Debut Film Prizzi’s Honor

 

The fact that Stanley Tucci carries the bald look so confidently is only one aspect of his charming personality.

 

In fact, it would not be an exaggeration to assert that the 'Lucky Number Slevin' star is one of the most stylish, yet understated, Hollywood and Broadway performers of all time.

 

Following the footsteps of several screen legends, Stanley Tucci also managed to make an impression on the Broadway stage first.

 

He was soon seen making his big movie debut in the 1985 drama, titled 'Prizzi’s Honor'.

 

Even though Stanley's career took its time to blossom, he did grow into a popular face and started to impress both his critics and the viewers alike, courtesy of his competent performance in motion pictures like 'The Devil Wears Prada', 'Lucky Number Slevin', and 'Captain America: The First Avenger' among others.

 

Stanley Tucci's efforts were finally recognized when in 1999, he received his maiden Academy Award nomination for his adroit portrayal of a child murderer in 'The Lovely Bones'.

 

A talented actor of contemporary cinema, Stanley Tucci has also been a successful fashion model in the past.

 

 

12. Robert Selden Duvall

 

Robert Selden Duvall

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 5, 1931
Place of Birth San Diego, California, United States of America 
Height 174 centimeters 
Debut Year 1962
Debut Film To Kill a Mockingbird

 

Robert Duvall's greatness does not only lie in the fact that he has featured in cult classics like 'The Godfather', 'Apocalypse Now', and 'Gone in 60 Seconds', but also in the truth that he has never allowed his baldness to not be a boon to him.

 

A fantastic screen performer in every way, Robert Duvall has fascinated the viewers with his able character plays in some memorable feature films like 'Falling Down', 'True Grit' and, 'Tender Mercies' among others.

 

It is not surprising then that he has been the recipient of an Academy Award as well.

 

Better still, Robert Duvall has also managed to earn four Golden Globe Awards, two Primetime Emmy Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a BAFTA Award, respectively.

 

 

11. Jonathan Kimble Simmons

 

Jonathan Kimble Simmons

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 9, 1955
Place of Birth Grosse Pointe, Michigan, United States of America 
Height 178 centimeters 
Debut Year 1986
Debut Film Popeye Doyle

 

J. K. Simmons, who managed to carve a niche for himself as the boisterous editor J. Jonah Jameson in the original Spider-Man trilogy of films, continues to be the "wise guy" that he was back then.

 

Jonathan Kimble Simmons has had an immensely healthy career that spans more than four decades in show business.

 

Not only has Simmons worked in feature films, but he has also had a lot to contribute to television shows, musicals, and commercials as well.

 

Some of television's most popular dramas like 'The Closer', 'Oz', and 'Law & Order' have had the privilege to feature J. K. Simmons. That said, one of his career-best performances came in the 2014 musical drama, titled 'Whiplash'; a mind-blowing motion picture that won him a much-deserved Academy Award and Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor.

 

In addition, Jonathan Kimble Simmons has also appeared in several big-ticket mainstream hits like 'La La Land', 'Spider-Man: Far From Home', and 'Justice League' among others.

 

 

10. Alan Wolf Arkin

 

Alan Wolf Arkin

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth March 26, 1934
Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Height 175 centimeters 
Debut Year 1957
Debut Film Calypso Heat Wave

 

This actor/screenwriter/film director has managed to amaze the viewers for about seven decades now. Some of the most notable films that feature Alan Arkin include 'Wait Until Dark', 'The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter', 'The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming', 'Catch-22', 'Little Miss Sunshine', and 'Argo' among others.

 

Alan Arkin has earned the nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor twice for his remarkable performances in motion pictures like The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming and The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, respectively.

 

However, it was the comedy-drama Little Miss Sunshine that helped him win the Oscars for the Best Supporting Actor.

 

Good as he may be in the movie, he was excellent in the thriller Argo as well; a film for which he received great feedback from the critics and viewers alike.

 

 

9. Edward Allen Harris

 

Edward Allen Harris

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth November 28, 1950
Place of Birth Tenafly, New Jersey, United States of America
Height 175 centimeters 
Debut Year 1978
Debut Film Coma

 

Ed Harris is known for getting into the skin of the characters that he plays on the silver screen.

 

One of the most talented bald men to headline mainstream cinema, Ed Harris has found his way to four Oscar nominations thus far.

 

This performer is known for the intensity that he brings to his roles; a fine illustration of which was his portrayal of American painter Jackson Pollock in the 2000 drama 'Pollock' - a film that he also happened to direct.

 

Not only that but his performances in movies like 'The Abyss', 'The Rock', 'Apollo 13', and 'The Truman Show' also brought him acclaim.

 

In addition, his chiseled jaw, deep eyes, and terrific knack for well-timed dialogue delivery are only an advantage each to him and, needless to say, Ed Harris knows how to utilize them well.

 

 

8. Yul Brynner

 

Yul Brynner

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 11, 1920
Place of Birth Vladivostok, Russia 
Height 173 centimeters
Debut Year 1949
Debut Film Port of New York

 

Even though Yul Brynner was popular for his rocking bald head, the enigma that his personality carried also helped him attract the attention of viewers across the globe.

 

Yul Brynner starred in several American hits and was seen with a bald look when actors who were losing their hair would often don a wig to hide the fact that they might be going bald.

 

Yul Brynner hit it out of the park after getting cast as King Mongkut in Richard Rodgers’ and Oscar Hammerstein II’s epic musical drama, titled 'The King and I'.

 

Aside from this motion picture, he also continued to star in different titles like 'The Magnificent Seven', 'Anastasia', and 'Westworld' throughout the next two decades.

 

Only a handful of actors can boast of having the range that Yul Brynner possessed as a screen performer.

 

 

7. Jason Statham

 

Jason Statham

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 26, 1967
Place of Birth Shirebrook, United Kingdom
Height 173 centimeters 
Debut Year 1998
Debut Film Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels

 

Arguably one of the best-looking bald men in the world, Jason Statham has been a hit among the ladies; more so after shaving off his head.

 

Even though this incredibly popular action superstar had to withstand the crisis of a receding hairline, he more than managed to make the bald look better.

 

The bald look only gave his personality a definitive edge and made his sharp jawline look even sharper.

 

The very happening Jason Statham is one of the top crowd-pullers at the box office when it comes to action movies.

 

Some of his most popular features films are 'Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels', 'Snatch', 'The Mechanic', 'Homefront', 'The Transporter', and 'The Expendables' among others.

 

 

6. Sir Ben Kingsley

 

Sir Ben Kingsley

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 31, 1943
Place of Birth Snainton, United Kingdom
Height 173 centimeters
Debut Year 1972
Debut Film Fear Is The Key

 

Ben Kingsley, who was born as Krishna Pandit Bhanji, is another actor who managed to make an impression in theatrical plays before trying his luck in Hollywood.

 

Kingsley had changed his name soon after finding fame on the stage. Needless to say, this helped Ben Kingsley's career in more ways than one.

 

He soon received international attention for his groundbreaking performance in the classic biographical drama, titled 'Gandhi'.

 

The shaven-headed Ben Kingsley earned a well-deserved Academy Award for Best Actor for playing Mahatma Gandhi on celluloid in the aforementioned motion picture.

 

Aside from Gandhi, Ben Kingsley has also starred in several great films that have helped cement his place as one of the greatest British actors in cinema history; courtesy of his undeniable contribution in several award-winning titles like 'Schindler's List', 'Hugo', and 'Shutter Island' among others.

 

 

5. Samuel L. Jackson

 

Samuel L. Jackson

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 21, 1948
Place of Birth Washington, D.C., United States of America 
Height 189 centimeters 
Debut Year 1972
Debut Film Together for Days

 

One of the most productive actors to make it to this list is the gifted Samuel L. Jackson. The 'Pulp Fiction' actor has managed to charm viewers worldwide after having featured in over 100 films.

 

Some of his most significant feature films are 'Die Hard with a Vengeance', 'Unbreakable', 'Django Unchained', 'Snakes on a Plane', 'The Hateful Eight ', 'Black Snake Moan', and 'Shaft' among others.

 

It can be claimed that three Spike Lee-helmed motion pictures in the late 1980s were responsible for this prolific actor's rise to prominence.

 

His collaboration with ace director Quentin Tarantino has also been very fruitful. Samuel L. Jackson is not only adept at doing action cinema, but he continues to play characters of the most enigmatic kind in titles pertaining to various genres.

 

Aside from being an acclaimed actor, Jackson has also recently ventured into the territory of producing movies.

 

He is currently highest grossing actor of all time.

 

 

4. Patrick Stewart

 

Patrick Stewart

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 13, 1940
Place of Birth Mirfield, United Kingdom
Height 178 centimeters
Debut Year 1967
Debut TV Show Coronation Street

 

Patrick Stewart is one veteran star who has managed to enthrall both the stage and cinema audiences ever since his maiden professional outing in 1959.

 

Before joining the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1966, Patrick Stewart used to train with the Old Vic Company and theatre group.

 

After having proven his mettle as a performer in the United Kingdom, Stewart toured Los Angeles to kick-start his career in Hollywood.

 

He was soon seen playing a prominent role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the immensely successful film series, 'Star Trek: The Next Generation'.

 

He duplicated the same role in a host of smashing Star Trek films in the subsequent years.

 

Needless to mention, the legendary Sir Patrick Stewart continues to make his presence felt in several stage shows and global mainstream hits.

 

For his contribution to drama in the United Kingdom, he has been awarded the coveted Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

 

3. Walter Bruce Willis

 

Walter Bruce Willis

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth March 19, 1955
Place of Birth Idar-Oberstein, West Germany
Height 183 centimeters 
Debut Year 1980
Debut Film The First Deadly Sin

 

One cannot really compile this list without including the iconic Bruce Willis on it. Willis had become a phenomenon of sorts after having portrayed the role of cop John McClane in the blockbuster action drama, 'Die Hard' in the year 1988.

 

Following the mammoth success of the motion picture, the actor and musician rose to be one of the most popular men in pop culture and starred in a multitude of hits in the subsequent years, including the sequel of Die Hard.

 

Bruce Willis, who made a name for himself as the private eye David Addison in the successful television series 'Moonlighting', later went on to cement his place as a reputable action star for Hollywood.

 

 

2. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

 

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 2, 1972
Place of Birth Hayward, California, United States of America 
Height 193 centimeters 
Debut Year 2001
Debut Film The Mummy Returns 

 

How can someone who has 'rock' in his name not be rocking at all? This 'Welcome to the Jungle' and 'Fast and Furious' actor is a former World Wrestling Entertainment Champion and a film producer.

 

His stage name, “The Rock”, not only adds to his on-screen personality but also continues to make him desirable among many of his wrestling fans to date.

 

Dwayne Johnson, who once had to endure drastic hair loss, has also been seen flaunting numerous hairstyles including spikes and whatnot.

 

However, once the hair fall became both rapid and apparent, he began to showcase his much-popular bald look; a look that has, in fact, become synonymous with his persona and brought him an enormous amount of cinematic luck.

 

Needless to say, this champion of the people is still the most electrifying man in show business today.

 

Dwayne Johnson recently played the role of Black Adam in the DC universe.

 

 

1. Thomas “Sean” Connery

 

Thomas “Sean” Connery

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 25, 1930
Place of Birth Edinburgh, Scotland
Height 188 centimeters 
Debut Year 1954
Debut Film Let’s Make Up

 

When people first think of Sir Sean Connery, they think about the suave secret agent who headlined some of the most popular James Bond movies between 1962 and 1983.

 

However, this versatile actor has managed to make a mark for himself through many diverse roles that he has played on celluloid for decades.

 

Sean Connery's already celebrated career got further boost, when in 1988, he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his part in the crime drama, 'The Untouchables'.

 

Like most people who age, Sean Connery also had to bid adieu to his hair, but he ceased to let go of his magnetic presence and both on and off-screen charisma.

 

In fact, his raw good looks and masculine appearance only helped him bag the title of the 'Sexiest Man Alive' by People Magazine in 1999.

 

Do not get startled by the fact that Sean Connery was 69 when he earned the much-deserved sobriquet!

 

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