Hollywood is known to produce some of the best and most talented actors in the world who have amazed you with their extraordinary performances. Needless to say, the filmmaking industry wouldn't have been what it is today had it not been for these eminent personalities. When it comes to shortlisting some of the most famous actors of Hollywood, you have so many names to choose from. Each of them is known for his unique style of acting or a memorable role. In the below sections, we have enlisted some of the famous actors.
Here is brief look at the top 10 famous actors in Hollywood. They are listed here in no particular order or preference.
Johnny Depp is known for his eccentric portrayal of Jack Sparrow
in Pirates of the Caribbean film series. Benny & Joon, Don Juan De Marco, The Brave, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, are some of the movies he has starred in, that have brought him several awards and recognition.
William Bradley "Brad" Pitt, born on 18th December, 1963 in Oklahoma, is among the top 10 richest actors in Hollywood. Brad Pitt is frequently listed among the world's most attractive men and was voted as the Sexiest Man Alive in 1994, by People magazine.
One more Hollywood heart-throb, Hugh Jackman is popular for his role of Wolverine in the X-men series. This Australian actor was named as Sexiest Man Alive, in the year 2008, by People magazine. Kate & Leopold, The Prestige, and The Boy from Oz are some of his most popular films.
The real name of Tom Cruise is Thomas Cruise Mapother IV and he was born on 3rd July, 1962. Known for his role of secret agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission Impossible series, Tom Cruise was ranked as Hollywood's most powerful actor in the year 2006.
Christian Bale is an English actor who stepped into Hollywood at the age of 13, after starring in the movie Empire of the Sun, directed by Steven Spielberg, as a child actor. American Psycho, The Guardian, and the Dark Knight are some of his popular movies, where his acting was acclaimed by critics and the masses alike.
Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon, is known as a versatile actor who has portrayed a variety of roles and characters in several movies. Matt Damon was voted as Sexiest Man Alive, in the year 2007, by People magazine and is known for his roles in Syriana, The Bourne series, The Good Shepherd, and The Departed.
Willard Christopher "Will" Smith, Jr., is considered as one of the most versatile and gifted artists on the planet. Will Smith is also a film producer and rapper, and has been nominated for several Golden Globe Awards, Academy Awards, and Grammy Awards. Bad Boys, Bad Boys II, Independence Day, Men in Black, Robot, and The Pursuit of Happyness are few of his successful films.
Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio, started his acting career by playing a role in a sitcom, named, Growing Pains. After that Leonardo DiCaprio acted in many movies like This Boy's Life and What's Eating Gilbert Grape. But the super successful Titanic brought him fame and popularity. Blood Diamond, Romeo + Juliet, and Catch Me If You Can are some of his successful movies for which he was nominated for several awards.
Walter Bruce Willis was born on 19th March 1955 and is known for his versatile roles which include, comic, action, and dramatic. He has acted in almost 60 films and has been nominated several times for Golden Globe Awards, Emmy Awards, and Saturn Awards. The Sixth Sense, The Fifth Element, and Armageddon are some of his box-office hits.
Steven "Steve" John Carell, first came into limelight due to his television roles in The Daily Show with Jon Stewart that was aired from 1999 to 2004. He is an actor, voice artist, comedian, producer, director, and writer, and is known for his typical roles in several movies, which include Anchorman, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Get Smart, and Date Night.
So, this was a list of all the famous Hollywood actors. Collect their movies and enjoy watching them. We're sure you'll love them all!