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Top 50 Most Popular Redheaded Actors Of All Time

AishwaryaAishwarya-Updated Sep 19, 2022


Top 50 Most Popular Redheaded Actors

 

Actors have always been chameleons who can carry off any hair color, albeit some better than others. Yet there is one hair color that has stood out more than all others.

 

It is Redheads. Being a redhead is a tricky hair color to carry if you are not a natural redhead.

 

However, it is an attractive hair color, and it is much rarer than the others. There have been many ginger actors who have opted to color their hair to suit roles, but being ginger is definitely a plus point for their attractiveness quotient.

 

Today, we bring you a list of red-head actors who have pulled off the look with aplomb. Mind you, we have only included natural redheads for this list.

 

If they have colored their hair, then we have excluded them. So, here are the top 50 Ginger actors or Redhead actors.

 

 

50. Johnny Whitaker

 

Johnny Whitaker

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 13, 1959
Place of Birth Van Nuys, California, USA
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 1963
Debut Movie/ TV series General Hospital

 

Johnny Whitaker is an actor who started as a child star. He was the famous redheaded kid in Family Affair.

 

He starred in many TV series like The Virginian, Gunsmoke, General Hospital, Bonanza, and The Russians are coming! The Russians are coming, etc.

 

He starred in Sigmund and The Sea Monsters til 1974. However, Whitaker could not transition into adult roles easily and became addicted to drugs and alcohol.

 

As his life started going downhill, he took help from the 12-Step program for rehab. Ever since he has been sober and became a counselor himself.

 

 

49. Adam Savage

 

Adam Savage

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 15, 1967
Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 1978
Debut Movie/ TV series Sesame Street

 

Adam Savage is a man who wears many hats. He is an actor, a TV host, a fabricator, special effects designer, etc.

 

His set designs and special effects were used in Star Wars: Episode II- Attack of the Clones, Matrix Reloaded, etc.

 

As an actor, he appeared in Sesame Street, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Phineas and Ferb, etc. He hosted shows on Discovery Channels like Unchained Reaction, Mythbuster, etc. Currently, he makes videos for his Website and Youtube channel.

 

 

 

48. Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson

 

Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 25, 1965
Place of Birth Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA
Height 1.75 m
Debut year 1993
Debut Movie/TV series So I Married an Axe Murderer

 

Scott Thompson is professionally famous with the name Carrot Top. He was given that name by his high school swim coach, and it stuck with him.

 

Thompson is a stand-up comedian and an actor. He began his stand-up career when he was in university at Boca Raton.

 

Later, Carrot Top appeared in films, and TV series like Chairman of the Board, Dennis The Menace Strikes Again, Pauly Shore is Dead, Family Guy, Larry The Cable Guy’s Christmas Spectacular, Scrubs,  etc.

 

 

 

47. Fran Kranz

 

Fran Kranz

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 13, 1981
Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 1998
Debut Movie/ TV series Frasier

 

Francis Elliot Kranz is an actor and a film director. He began his career with broadway shows and performed in acclaimed shows like Death of a Salesman, You  Can't Take It With You, etc.

 

In 2021, he made his directorial debut with the movie Mass, which he also wrote. Fran Kranz worked in films like Donnie Darko, Training day, Matchstick Men, Orange County, Cabin In The Woods, The Village, etc.

 

On TV, Kranz starred in  Dollhouse, Julia, Major Crimes, Welcome To The Captain, etc.

 

 

 

46. Kristofer Hivju

 

Kristofer Hivju

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth December 7, 1978
Place of Birth Oslo, Norway
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 2001
Debut Movie/ TV series Fox Grønland

 

Kristofer Hivju is a Norwegian actor and the son of Erik Hivju and Lieselotte Holmene. He was born and raised in Norway and graduated from the Danish division of the Russian Academy of Theater arts.

 

Hivju starred in many Norwegian TV series and films while working in Hollywood. Some of the prominent roles of Kristofer Hivju have been in The Game of Thrones, The Witcher, The Fate of The Furious, The Thing, After Earth, Beck, Twin, etc.

 

Hivju also worked in several short films and documentaries.

 

 

 

45. Shaun White

 

Shaun White

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 3, 1986
Place of Birth San Diego, California, USA
Height 1.73 m
Debut year 2011
Debut Movie/ TV series The Black Keys: Howlin' for You

 

Shaun White is a professional skateboarder and snowboarder apart from the actor. He participated in five Olympic games and won the gold medal three times.

 

He also has multiple gold medals in the X Games. White also appeared in music videos for The Black Keys.

 

Shaun White has appeared in guest roles and cameos in films like Friends With Benefits,  Stretch, The Smurfs 2, Don’t Look Down, etc.

 

The last one was an ESPN TV film documenting the life of Shaun White leading up to his Olympic gold medal.

 

 

 

44. Bill Mumy

 

Bill Mumy

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 1, 1954
Place of Birth San Gabriel, California, USA
Height 1.7 m
Debut year 1957
Debut Movie/ TV series Wire Service

 

Charles William Mumy is an actor, writer, and musician of acclaim. Bill Mumy started his career as a child actor at the age of five with Wire Service and had a role in National Velvet.

 

He also appeared in TV series like Rascal, Bewitched, I Dream of Jeannie, Dear Brigette, The Twilight Zone, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, etc.

 

Bill Mumy also worked in Babylon 5, Biography, The Rockford Files, Sunshine, Superboy, Batman: The Animated Series, The Ren & Stimpy Show, etc.

 

Mumy also has a music career where he composed the theme songs for Adventures in Wonderland and Barned with Barnes & Barnes.

 

 

 

43. Danny Bonaduce

 

Danny Bonaduce

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 13, 1959
Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Height 1.7 m
Debut year 1967
Debut Movie/ TV series Accidental Family

 

Danny Bonaduce is an actor, TV host, radio host, professional wrestler, and comedian. He was the son of writer and producer Joseph Bonaduce.

 

So, he started out early on in his acting career. He worked as a child actor in several TV shows and films.

 

Some of the prominent performances of Bonaduce include The Partridge family, That 70s Show, Charlotte’s Web, Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, Breaking Bonaduce, etc.

 

He also had successful radio shows in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and Seattle.

 

 

 

42. Chris Rankin

 

Chris Rankin

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth November 8, 1983
Place of Birth Auckland, New Zealand
Height 1.75 m
Debut year 2001
Debut Movie/ TV series Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

 

Christopher Rankin is a New Zealand-born British actor. He is one of the famous red-headed families of the Harry Potter franchise.

 

Rankin portrayed Percy Weasley in the franchise and appeared in five of the seven films. He also worked in the Harry Potter Tv specials.

 

Other than Harry Potter, Chris Rankin has starred in Victoria Cross Heroes, The Rotter’s Club, Cinderella Live!, etc. He also worked as a production coordinator and a production assistant in Downton Abbey, Atlantis, etc.

 

 

 

41. Brendan Beiser

 

Brendan Beiser

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth April 17, 1970
Place of Birth Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 1979
Debut Movie/ TV series Mobile Suit Gundam

 

Brendan Beiser is a Canadian actor. He is the son of Morton Beiser, who received the Order of Canada, and the socialite Roberta Lando Beiser.

 

As a child, he lent his voice to Oscar Dublin of Mobile Suit Gundam. He also worked on many comedy sketches.

 

The other prominent works of Beiser include X-Files, Aardvark, Mary Kate and Ashley in Action, Inspector Gadget's Last Case: Claw's Revenge, The Boys, StarGate: Atlantis, Degrassi; The Next Generation, etc.

 

 

 

40. Louis C.K.

 

Louis C.K.

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 12, 1967
Place of Birth Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 1993
Debut Movie/ TV series Ice Cream

 

Louis C. K. is a stand-up comic, screenwriter, actor, and director. C. K. earned many accolades like a SAG award, three Peabody Awards, three Grammy Awards, six Primetime Emmy Awards, and many more nominations.

 

Louis C. K. was listed as one of the greatest stand-up comics by multiple publications. As an actor, Louis C. K. has appeared in films like Trumbo, Blue Jasmine, The Invention of Lying, American Hustle, The Angriest Man in Brooklyn, SNL, etc.

 

He also wrote and appeared in sketch comedies for The Dana Carvey Show, The Chris Rock Show, Louie, Late Night With Conan O’Brien, etc.

 

 

 

39. Anthony Rapp

 

Anthony Rapp

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth October 26, 1971
Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height  
Debut year 1987
Debut Movie/ TV series Adventures in Babysitting

 

Andrew Rapp is an actor and a singer. He began with Broadway and theater plays in the early days of his career.

 

Rapp started the role of  Mark Cohen in the play Rent and reprised the role in its film version.

 

He also worked in the play, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The film and TV roles of Anthony Rapp include Rent, Dazed and Confused, A Beautiful Mind, Adventures in Babysitting, Star Trek: Discovery, 13 Reasons Why, Kidnapped, The Knick, etc.

 

 

38. Josh Homme

 

Josh Homme

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 17, 1973
Place of Birth Palm Springs, California, USA
Height 1.94 m
Debut year 2007
Debut Movie/ TV series Hot Rod

 

Josh Homme is a singer-songwriter, musician, and documentary film actor. He is the lead singer, guitarist, and founder of the music band Queens of The Stone Age.

 

He also co-founded Eagles of Death Metal and Kyuss and Them Crooked Vultures. Homme has acted in Gotterdammerung, Toast of London, Historical Roasts, Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series, Portlandia, Comedy Bang! Bang!, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Hot Rod, etc. He also appeared in several music videos.

 

 

37. Danny Kaye

 

Danny Kaye

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 18, 1911
Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 1937
Debut Movie/ TV series Dime a Dance

 

Danny Kaye was born David Daniel Kaminsky, and he was an actor, comedian, singer, and dancer. He was the first ambassador-at-large for UNICEF.

 

Kaye received multiple accolades and honors for his work in philanthropy and films. Danny Kaye acted, mostly in musicals, and some of his notable work was Wonder Man, The Kid from Brooklyn, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The Inspector General, Hans Christian Andersen, White Christmas, The Court Jester, etc.

 

 

36. Robert Kazinsky

 

Robert Kazinsky

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth November 18, 1983
Place of Birth Cuckfield, Sussex, England, UK
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 2005
Debut Movie/ TV series The Basil Brush Show

 

Robert Kazinsky was born Robert John Appleby. He began his career working in theater plays and graduated from Guildhall School of Acting.

 

Kazinsky’s impressive resume includes both TV series and films. He starred in EastEnders, Dream Team, True Blood, Second Chance, etc.

 

His film credits include The Gray Man, Pacific Rim, Hot Pursuit, Warcraft, Captain Marvel, For Love Or Money, etc. He also had an uncredited role as Fili in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

 

 

35. James Phelps and Oliver Phelps

 

James Phelps and Oliver Phelps

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 25, 1986
Place of Birth Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK
Height 1.89  m
Debut year 2001
Debut Movie/ TV series Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

 

James Phelps and Oliver Phelps are English actors, podcasters, and producers. These British identical twins shot to fame when they played the red-headed twins from the Weasley family in the Harry Potter franchise.

 

They played Fred and George Weasley. Most of their other film roles have also been of twins. They have starred in Last Night in SoHo, Danny and the Human Zoo, Kingdom, 7 Days: The story of Blind Dave Heeley, Silent Witness, etc.

 

 

34. Drew Carey

 

Drew Carey

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 23, 1958
Place of Birth Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1992
Debut Movie/ TV series The Torkelsons

 

Drew Carey is a stand-up comic, actor, writer, and producer. He also hosts game shows like The Price is Right, Whose Line is it Anyway? etc.

 

Drew Carey discontinued his university education, and he joined the US Marine Corps and served for six years. Later, Drew Carey began his career as a stand-up comic and comedy actor.

 

He starred in The Coneheads, The Good Life, Freaky Friday, Home Improvement, The Drew Carey Show, Jack and Jill, Robots, Play It To The Bone, etc.

 

 

33. Kevin McKidd

 

Kevin McKidd

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 9, 1973
Place of Birth Elgin, Moray, Scotland, UK
Height 1.81 m
Debut year 1995
Debut Movie/ TV series Small Faces

 

Kevin McKidd is a Scottish actor who became internationally popular with his role as Dr. Owen Hunt in Grey’s Anatomy.

 

He studied drama at Edinburgh's Queen Margaret University and worked at the Bedlam Theater and The Improverts.

 

The film credits of Kevin McKidd include Trainspotting, Anna  Karenina, Rome, Journeyman, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Made of Honor, Brave, Star Wars: Rebels, etc.

 

 

32. Toby Stephens

 

Toby Stephens

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth April 21, 1969
Place of Birth Middlesex Hospital, London, England, UK
Height 1.74 m
Debut year 1992
Debut Movie/ TV series The Camomile Lawn

 

Toby Stephens is an English actor and the son of illustrious parents. His father was Sir Robert Stephens, and his mother is Dame Maggie Smith.

 

Toby Stephens graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company on several plays.

 

The most notable films of Toby Stephens include Die Another Day, Jane Eyre, Black Sails, Lost In Space, The Machine, Hunter Killer, 13 Hours, Noel Coward's Private Lives, Vexed, Wired, Severance, Space Cowboys, Mangal Pandey: The Rising, etc.

 

 

31. George Sanders

 

George Sanders

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 3, 1906
Place of Birth St. Petersburg, Russian Empire [now Russia]
Height 1.9 m
Debut year 1934
Debut Movie/ TV series Love, Life & Laughter

 

George Sanders was born in Russia to British parents and moved to Britain to escape the Russian Revolutions. He was a manager at a tobacco plantation when his secretary encouraged him to try acting, and he turned into an Oscar-winning performer.

 

George Sanders starred in Rebecca, Foreign Correspondent, Samson and Delilah, All About Eve (for which he won his Oscar award), Ivanhoe, King Richard and The Crusaders, Batman, The Jungle Book, etc.

 

 

30. Conan O'Brien

 

Conan O'Brien

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth April 18, 1963
Place of Birth Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Height 1.92 m
Debut year 1988
Debut Movie/ TV series Saturday Night Live

 

Conan O’Brien is an American talk show host, actor, comedian, producer, and podcaster. He is from an Irish catholic family and has often joked about being a redhead.

 

Conan O’Brien is the longest-running late-night host starting in 1993 till his retirement in 2021. Throughout his career, O’Brien appeared in different Tv shows, series, animated shows, and films.

 

He has worked on The Simpsons, Saturday Night Live,  The Lego Batman Movie: Now You See Me, Final Space, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The Penguins of Madagascar, etc.

 

 

29. Rupert Grint

 

Rupert Grint

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 24, 1988
Place of Birth Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, UK
Height 1.73 m
Debut year 2001
Debut Movie/ TV series Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

 

Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint is another Weasley brother from the Harry Potter franchise. He is the youngest son, Ron Weasley, and the best friend of Harry Potter.

 

Apart from the Harry Potter franchise, Grunt has starred in many independent film projects. Some of the memorable films of Rupert Grint have been Thunderpants, Driving License, Cherrybomb, Into The White, Charlie Countryman, Wild Target, Underdogs, Moonwalkers, Sick Note, Snatch, Servant, etc.

 

 

28. Michael Rapaport

 

Michael Rapaport

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth March 20, 1970
Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA
Height 1.89 m
Debut year 1990
Debut Movie/ TV series China Beach

 

Michael Rapaport is an actor and documentary director He has appeared in more than 100 TV and film roles.

 

In 2011, he made a documentary film on the hip hop band The Tribe Called Quest. This documentary was nominated for a Grammy award and won a Black Reel Award.

 

The other notable performances of Michae Rapaport include True Romance, The War At Home, Higher Learning, Metro, Cop Land, Boston Public, Deep Blue Sea, Prison Break, The 6th Day, Dr. Dolittle 2, Big Fan, The Heat, Atypical, Friends, Justified, My Name is Earl, etc.

 

 

27. Zack Ward

 

Zack Ward

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth August 31, 1970
Place of Birth Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1983
Debut Movie/ TV series A Christmas Story

 

Zack Ward is a Canadian actor and businessman. Apart from acting, Ward co-founded a production company and serves as the CEO of Global Spots Financial Exchange.

 

Some of the prominent works of Zack Ward have been A Christmas Story, Titus, NCIS, Lost, Crossing Jordan, Almost Famous, Transformers, Anne of Green Gables, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Freddy vs Jason, Deliverance, Bloodrayne 2, Postal, etc.

 

 

26. Damian Lewis

 

Damian Lewis

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 11, 1971
Place of Birth St. John's Wood, London, England, UK
Height 1.86 m
Debut year 1993
Debut Movie/ TV series Micky Love

 

Damian Watcyn Lewis is an English actor and producer. He also did the presentation of two long-running shows, Have I Got News for You and Spy Wars.

 

Damian Lewis received a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award, along with three nominations for each of them.

 

Damian Lewis’s most memorable roles have been in Band of Brothers, Homeland, Billions, Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, Wolf Hall, Dreamcatcher, Run This Town, Our Kind of Traitor, Life, The Forsyte Saga, To Appomattox, Dream Horse, etc.

 

 

25. Chuck Norris

 

Chuck Norris

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth March 10, 1940
Place of Birth Ryan, Oklahoma, USA
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1968
Debut Movie/ TV series The Wrecking Crew

 

Carlos Ray ‘Chuck’ Norris is an actor, martial artist, writer, and producer. He is a black belt in Judo, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Tang Soo Do, and began his career training actors in martial arts.

 

He slowly moved to stuntman roles and became a full-time actor. Chuck Norris starred in Way of the Dragon, Breaker! Breaker!, Good Guys Wear Black, Silent Tage, Forced Vengeance, A Force of One, The Octagon, An Eye for an Eye, Lone Wolf McQuade, Delta Force 2, The Hitman, Sidekicks, Forest Warrior, The President's Man, Walker, Texas Ranger, etc.

 

 

24. David Wenham

 

David Wenham

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 21, 1965
Place of Birth Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1987
Debut Movie/ TV series Poor Man's Orange

 

David Wenham is an Australian actor who is famous for his role as Faramir in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.

 

He has earned many awards and nominations from the Australian Film Critics Association Awards, Australian Film Institute Awards, etc.

 

The most notable roles of Wenham are in 300, 300: Rise of an Empire, Top of the Lake, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Les Norton, SeaChange, Van Helsing, Van Helsing: The London Assignment, Moulin Rouge!, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole, etc.

 

 

23. Michael C. Hall

 

Michael C. Hall

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 1, 1971
Place of Birth Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1999
Debut Movie/ TV series As the World Turns

 

Michael Carlyle Hall is an actor and singer who has worked extensively in Broadway musicals. He is most famous for his roles in the TV series Dexter and Six Feet Under for which he earned a Golden Globe award and three SAG awards.

 

He also starred in the musicals Hedwig and The Angry Inch,  Cabaret, etc. His film and television credits include In the Shadow of the Moon., Dexter: New Blood, Paycheck, The Defeated, Star vs. The Forces of Evil, Game Night, The Crown, Safe, Lazarus, Trouble With Bliss, Kill Your Darling, etc.

 

 

22. Darren McGavin

 

Darren McGavin

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 7, 1922
Place of Birth Spokane, Washington, USA
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1945
Debut Movie/ TV series A Song to Remember

 

Darren McGavin was an American actor who had a long career in television, films, and Broadway. He originated the roles for My Three Angels and The Rainmaker.

 

McGavin also performed in Summertime and The Man With The Golden Arm. On television, Darren McGavin was famous for his role in Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer, Riverboat, Kolchak: The Night Stalker, Murphy Brown, etc.

 

He also starred in films like Airport '77, Hot Lead and Cold Feet, A Christmas Story, Happy Hell Night, Billy Madison, etc.

 

 

21. David Caruso

 

David Caruso

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth January 7, 1956
Place of Birth Forest Hills, New York, USA
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 1976
Debut Movie/ TV series Ryan's Hope

 

David Caruso is a red-headed actor and producer who has retired from acting. Caruso won a Golden Globe Award and received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award, etc.

 

David Caruso acted in NYPD Blue as Det. John Kelly, in CSSI: Miami as Horatio Caine, Michael Hayes, CSI: NY, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, etc. he also starred in An Officer and a Gentleman, Proof of Life, Kiss of Death, Hudson Hawk, Body Count, Twins, First Blood, etc.

 

 

20. Stan Laurel

 

Stan Laurel

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth June 16, 1890
Place of Birth Ulverston, Lancashire, England, UK
Height 1.73 m
Debut year 1917
Debut Movie/ TV series Nuts in May

 

Stan Laurel was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson. He was an English comedian, actor, writer, and film director from the silent era.

 

He was one half of the comedy duo Laurel and Hardy, and both of them appeared in 107 films and shorts during their career span.

 

Laurel began his comedy act in the UK, at the Music Hall. He performed with the Fred Karno troupe where he perfected his writing skill, style, and comedy tools.

 

He came to the USA with the troupe and was Charlie Chaplin’s understudy. In 1921, he met Oliver Hardy and formed his comedy duo act in 1927 that lasted till the end of his career in 1951.

 

 

19. Marton Csokas

 

Marton Csokas

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth June 30, 1966
Place of Birth Invercargill, New Zealand
Height 1.86 m
Debut year 1990
Debut Movie/ TV series Shark in the Park

 

Marton Csokas is a New Zealand actor who worked on stage, on television, and in films. He is known for portraying villainous characters for most of his career.

 

He also worked on stage and won great acclaim for his role in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Csokas has appeared in many acclaimed films like the Lord of The Rings trilogy (as Celeborn), XXX, Æon Flux, Kingdom of Heaven, Romulus, My Father, Dead Europe, Shortland Steel, The Equalizer, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Into The Badlands, etc.

 

 

18. Scott Grimes

 

Scott Grimes

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 9, 1971
Place of Birth Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Height 1.75 m
Debut year 1984
Debut Movie/ TV series A Doctor's Story

 

Scott Grimes is an actor and singer. He is one of the singers and songwriters for Russell Crowe’s band, The Indoor Garden Party.

 

He is also an acclaimed actor who received multiple nominations for Young Artists Awards. The most prominent performances of Scott Grimes have been in ER, The Night They Saved Christmas, Party of Five, Band of Brothers, American Dad!, Critters, its sequel, The Orville, Mystery Alaska, Robin Hood, Dreamkeeper, etc.

 

 

17. Eric Stoltz

 

Eric Stoltz

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth September 30, 1961
Place of Birth Whittier, California, USA
Height 1.84 m
Debut year 1978
Debut Movie/ TV series James at 16

 

Eric Stolz is an actor, director, and producer. His work has received many accolades from Independent Spirit Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Daytime Emmy Awards, etc.

 

Eric Stolz starred in films like Pulp Fiction, Mask, Some Kind of Wonderful, Killing Zoe, Kicking and Screaming, Caprica, Fast Times At Ridgemont High, Sister, Sister!, Jerry Maguire, Chicago Hope, Once and Again, Madame Secretary, etc.

 

 

16. Seth Green

 

Seth Green

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 8, 1974
Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Height 1.6 m
Debut year 1984
Debut Movie/ TV series The Hotel New Hampshire

 

Seth Green is an actor, writer, director, and producer. He started work in the early 1980s with comedy dramas and appeared in minor roles in TV series.

 

He got his groove with comedy films in the 1990s and early 2000s. Some of the prominent roles of Seth Green have been in Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Family Guy, Mass Effect, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, etc.

 

In Films, he starred in Can't Hardly Wait, America's Sweethearts, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, Without a Paddle, Austin Powers, The Italian Job, the Guardians of The Galaxy franchise, etc.

 

 

15. Paul Bettany

 

Paul Bettany

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth May 27, 1971
Place of Birth Harlesden, London, England, UK
Height 1.91 m
Debut year 1994
Debut Movie/ TV series Wycliffe

 

Paul Bettany is a British actor known for his most recent role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He portrayed JARVIS, the robotic butler of Tony Stark and later, Vision.

 

He starred in all the IronMan and Avengers films The other prominent roles of Bettany include A Knight’s Tale, Gangster No.1, A Beautiful Mind, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Dogville, Wimbledon, The Da Vinci Code, The Tourist, Margin Call, Legend, Solo: A Star Wars Story, etc.

 

 

14. Alan Tudyk

 

Alan Tudyk

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth March 16, 1971
Place of Birth El Paso, Texas, USA
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 1997
Debut Movie/ TV series 35 Miles from Normal

 

Alan Tudyk is an actor who has worked in film, television, and theater. He worked in many Broadway plays in Epic Proportions, Wonder of the World, The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told, Misalliance, Oedipus and Bunny Bunny, Prelude to a Kiss, etc.

 

Tudyk starred in TV series and films like Tucker & Dale vs. Evil, Firefly, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, I, Robot, A Knight's Tale, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, 42, Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials,  Rogue One, Wreck-It-Ralph, Suburgatory, Con Man, etc.

 

 

13. Simon Pegg

 

Simon Pegg

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth February 14, 1970
Place of Birth Gloucestershire, England, UK
Height 1.78 m
Debut year 1995
Debut Movie/ TV series Six Pairs of Pants

 

Simon Pegg is a British actor, screenwriter, and producer. He is known for his comedy films and scripts. Pegg has also been a part of many successful action franchises like the reboot of the Star Trek franchise, Mission Impossible franchise, Ice Age franchise, etc.

 

Simon Pegg’s memorable works include Shaun of The Dead, Hot Fuzz, The World’s End, Paul, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, Is It Bill Bailey?, Big Train, Spaced, Band of Brothers, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Cuban Fury, etc.

 

 

12. Philip Seymour Hoffman

 

Philip Seymour Hoffman

 

Entity Detail
Date of Birth July 23, 1967
Place of Birth Fairport, New York, USA
Height 1.77 m
Debut year 1991
Debut Movie/ TV series Law & Order

 

Philip Seymour Hoffman was an actor who specialized in character roles that had negative or weak characters. Hoffman began his career in theater and attended NYU's Tisch School of The Arts.

 

He worked in acclaimed films like Scent of a Woman, Twister, Boogie Nights, Patch Adams, The Big Lebowski, Magnolia, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Almost Famous, Along Came Polly, etc.

 

He won the Academy Award for his role in Capote and earned three more nominations for Charlie Wilson’s War, The Master, and Doubt.

 

 

11. Robert Redford

 

Robert Redford

 

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Date of Birth August 18, 1936
Place of Birth Santa Monica, California, USA
Height 1.79 m
Debut year 1960
Debut Movie/ TV series Maverick

 

Robert Redford is a highly acclaimed actor, director, and producer. He was the recipient of an Oscar, a BAFTA, two Golden Globes, a Presidential Medal of Freedom, etc.

 

He worked with many of the biggest names of the classic Hollywood era and the new Hollywood stars. From his extensive list of films that he made and acted in, a few gems are Barefoot In The Park, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Jeremiah Johnson, The Way We Are, All The President’s Men, Out of Africa, Brubaker, Ordinary People, A River Runs Through It, Quiz Show, etc.

 

 

10. Brendan Gleeson

 

Brendan Gleeson

 

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Date of Birth March 29, 1955
Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland
Height 1.86 m
Debut year 1989
Debut Movie/ TV series Dear Sarah

 

Brendan Gleeson is an Irish actor and director who has received many accolades over the years. He won an IFTA award, a Primetime Emmy, two British Independent Film Awards, etc.

 

Gleeson was also nominated for a BAFTA award and four Golden Globes. Brendan Gleeson is famous for his role as Alastor Moody in the Harry Potter franchise.

 

He also starred in Braveheart, Gangs of New York, Suffragette, Paddington 2, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs,  28 Days Later, Calvary, In Bruges, Cold Mountain, etc.

 

 

9. Jesse Tyler Ferguson

 

Jesse Tyler Ferguson

 

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Date of Birth October 22, 1975
Place of Birth Missoula, Montana, USA
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 2000
Debut Movie/ TV series Sally Hemings: An American Scandal

 

Jesse Tyler Ferguson is an actor who has excelled on television and Broadway stage. He is most popular for his role as Mitchell Pritchett in the comedy Modern Family.

 

This role has earned him five consecutive nominations for the Primetime Emmy Awards. Apart from the TV series, Ferguson is a prominent actor on the Broadway scene.

 

He won a Tony Award, a Drama Desk Award, and multiple nominations for his work. Jesse Tyler Ferguson performed plays like On The Town, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, A Winter’s Tale, Spamalot, The Producers, etc.

 

 

8. Domhnall Gleeson

 

Domhnall Gleeson

 

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Date of Birth May 12, 1983
Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland
Height 1.85 m
Debut year 2001
Debut Movie/ TV series Rebel Heart

 

Domhnall Gleeson is an Irish actor, writer, and director. He is also the son of Brendan Gleeson. He starred in the Harry Potter franchise as Bill Weasley from the redheaded Weasley family.

 

Apart from that he wrote and performed in the award-winning play, The Lieutenant of Inishmore. Some of his other acclaimed films include Anna Karenina, About Time, Unbroken, Ex-Machina, Brooklyn, The Revenant, American Made, Goodbye Christopher Robin, The Star Wars sequel trilogy, Never Let Go, Peter Rabbit, etc.

 

 

7. Paul Giamatti

 

Paul Giamatti

 

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Date of Birth June 6, 1967
Place of Birth New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Height 1.75 m
Debut year 1990
Debut Movie/ TV series She'll Take Romance

 

Paul Giamatti is an American actor and film producer. He is known for portraying typical characters and has won wide acclaim for his roles.

 

He gained prominence with his performance in Private Parts, Saving Private Ryan, Big Momma’s House, Man On The Moon, etc.

 

Paul Giamatti starred in many award-winning and acclaimed films like American Splendor, sideways, 12 Years a Slave, Shoot Em’Up, Cinderella Man, Fred Clause, The Ides of March, Straight Outta Compton, Love & Mercy, Saving Mr. Banks, San Andreas, etc.

 

 

6. Michael Fassbender

 

Michael Fassbender

 

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Date of Birth April 2, 1977
Place of Birth Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany
Height 1.8 m
Debut year 2000
Debut Movie/ TV series Things I Notice. Things You See.

 

Michael Fassbender is an Irish actor born in Germany. He is also a race car driver and participated in the "European Le Mans series", Porsche Driving experience, and Ferrari Challenge.

 

Fassbender started acting in TV series like Band of Brothers, Hearts and Bones, Carla, Hex, etc. He later moved to film roles in 300, Hunger, Inglourious Basterds, Jonah Hex, the X-Men franchise, Prometheus, 12 Years a Slave, The Counsellor, Macbeth, Steve Jobs, etc.

 

 

5. James Cagney

 

James Cagney

 

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Date of Birth July 17, 1899
Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA
Height 1.65 m
Debut year 1930
Debut Movie/ TV series Sinners' Holiday

 

James Cagney is an actor, dancer, and film director from the Golden Era of Hollywood. He was ranked eighth greatest actor by the American Film Institute.

 

He performed extensively in Vaudeville and Broadway for 10 years before he got his film break. James Cagney was cast as tough guys in The Public Enemy, Taxi!, Angels with Dirty Faces, The Roaring Twenties, City for Conquest, White Heat, Yankee Doodle Daddy, Love Or Leave Me, Ragtime, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Lady Killer, etc.

 

 

4. Spencer Tracy

 

Spencer Tracy

 

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Date of Birth April 5, 1900
Place of Birth Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Height 1.75 m
Debut year 1930
Debut Movie/ TV series Taxi Talks

 

Spencer Bonaventure Tracy was an American actor from the Golden era of Hollywood. He has been listed among the greatest actors of the classical era by the American Film Institute.

 

He began acting in Broadway and theater plays. Spencer Tracy won two Academy awards along with multiple nominations for his work.

 

His acclaimed work includes Up The River, "The Power and The Glory", Captains Courageous,  Boys Town, Fury, Woman OF The Year, Bad Day At Black Rock, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, etc.

 

 

3. Ewan McGregor

 

Ewan McGregor

 

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Date of Birth March 31, 1971
Place of Birth Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, UK
Height 1.77 m
Debut year 1993
Debut Movie/ TV series Lipstick on Your Collar

 

Ewan McGregor is a Scottish actor who has worked in Broadway, film, and television. He won many accolades, including a Golden Globe, a Primetime Emmy, a BAFTA Britannia Humanitarian Award, and Officer of the British Empire, etc.

 

McGregor gained notice when he starred in Danny Boyle’s Trainspotting and its sequel T2: Trainspotting, the Star Wars Prequel trilogy, Ghost Writer, Black Hawk Down, Doctor Sleep, Christopher Robin, Beauty and The Beast, Moulin Rouge, Obi-Wan Kenobi, etc.

 

 

2. Eddie Redmayne

 

Eddie Redmayne

 

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Date of Birth January 6, 1982
Place of Birth Westminster, London, England, UK
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 1998
Debut Movie/ TV series Animal Ark

 

Eddie Redmayne is another English actor who won multiple awards like an Oscar award, two Laurence Olivier awards, Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, etc.

 

He worked in multiple biopics like My Week With Marilyn, The Danish Girl, A Theory of Everything, etc. Eddie Redmayne starred in award-winning films like Les Misérables, The Trial of Chicago 7, Like Minds, The Good Shepherd, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, The Fantastic Beasts film series, Jupiter Ascending, The Aeronauts, Early Man, etc.

 

 

1. Benedict Cumberbatch

 

Benedict Cumberbatch

 

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Date of Birth July 19, 1976
Place of Birth Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Height 1.83 m
Debut year 2002
Debut Movie/ TV series Fields of Gold

 

Benedict Cumberbatch is a British actor who worked in theater, television, and films. He first gained popularity with his role as Detective Sherlock Holmes in the TV series Sherlock.

 

Later he starred in biopics, and other award-winning films Some of his acclaimed films include Imitation Game, the Hobbit trilogy, Avengers franchise, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Star Trek: Into The Darkness, 12 Years A Slave, The Fifth Estate, Dunkirk, etc.

 

Benedict Cumberbatch has earned accolades like a BAFTA award, a Primetime Emmy Award, an Olivier Award, etc., and was nominated for two Academy Awards, two BAFTAs, four Golden Globe Awards, etc.

 

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