Hot Actors you may never have heard of...

Please don't be offended if you have heard of these gorgeous guys . It just means you have great taste and pay attention..unfortunately a lot of people don't.
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Aidan Turner
Aidan Turner was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1983. After graduating from the Gaiety School of Acting in 2004, Aidan appeared in a number of stage productions, many with Ireland's national theatre, The Abbey. Such productions included The Plough & The Stars, Romeo & Juliet and A Cry from Heaven. In 2008...
“ Played Mitchell on the UK version of "Being Human" and will be seen in 2012 in "The Hobbit". He is Irish. ” - ondine23
“ I saw Andrew in a lifetime movie called Abducted. He is Canadian. ” - ondine23
Benno Fürmann
Actor, North Face
Benno Fürmann was born on 17 January 1972 in Berlin, Germany and worked as a waiter, bouncer and drifter before attending acting lessons at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York. After returning to Germany, he played several minor parts in movie and television projects until his breakthrough performance in Die Bubi Scholz Story...
“ German Hottie from films like the incredible Princess and the warrior. ” - ondine23
Callum Blue
Callum Blue, born in London, England, has enjoyed a steady career in film and TV. Best known for his role as Mason in the hit Showtime series, Dead Like Me, he has also achieved other hits with Related and The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, co-starring Anne Hathaway. He received his theatrical training at Mountview in London. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
“ Brit who has recently been seen in the states on smallville but I discovered him while watching Secret Diary of a call girl. ” - ondine23
“ This gorgeous Aussie played the South African swimmer who marries Toni Collette in Muriel's wedding. ” - ondine23
Desmond Harrington
Actor, Dexter
Desmond Harrington was raised in the Bronx New York. Prior to acting Desmond attended Manhattan college briefly, worked as a laborer, landscaper, a cold caller at a brokerage firm, and finally a bartender in Manhattan, where a co-worker invited him to attend an acting class. Harrington landed his first role in Luc Besson's The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc.
“ Check him out in films such as Wrong Turn and The Hole. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ I saw him most recently in a commercial but he first caught my eye in the bad horror flick Sheltered. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ Did a stint on 24 back in the day. Unfortunately his AWESOME show on AMC "Rubicon" was cancelled before the first season had ended. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ Loved him in The recent BBC adaption of Northanger Abbey. He is British. ” - ondine23
“ He had a small part in Tears of the Sun with Bruce Willis but I first took notice on the cheesy detective show "Killer Instinct" He is American. ” - ondine23
Jonathan Bennett
Actor, Mean Girls
Jonathan David Bennett was born in Rossford, Ohio, to RuthAnne (Mason) and Dr. David Paul Bennett. He headed straight to New York to pursue acting after graduating from the theater program at Otterbein. He was actually discovered by an agent while sitting on a train. Six months later he signed on to the iconic soap opera "All My Children," playing J.R...
“ Yes... I know he was in Mean girls....but before that he was J.R. Chandler on All my Children. He is American. ” - ondine23
Justin Theroux
Justin was born and raised in Washington, D.C, the son of Phyllis (Grissim), a writer for The Washington Post, and Eugene Theroux, a corporate lawyer. He is a nephew of writer Paul Theroux and a cousin of journalists Louis Theroux and Marcel Theroux. His father is of French-Canadian and Italian descent...
“ When I made this list originally.. he was not dating Jennifer Aniston. I first saw him in Romy and Michelle's high school reunion, and then Mulholland Drive.He is American. ” - ondine23
Karl Urban
Actor, Dredd
Originally from Wellington, New Zealand, Karl Urban now lives in Auckland. Born on June 7, 1972, he is the son of a leather-goods manufacturer (who had hoped that Karl would follow in his footsteps). His first acting role was when he was 8 -- he had a line on a television series. However, he did not act again until after high school...
“ I Know he was in the Lord of the Rings trilogy but he also had blond hair extensions. Easy for someone to over look him as a brunette. until of course he played Bones in the Star Trek Reboot. He is a Kiwi. ” - ondine23
Lee Pace
In 2003, Lee Grinner Pace starred in the Sundance hit, Soldier's Girl, an extraordinary telefilm created for Showtime. The film was based on the true story of a transgender nightclub performer in love with a soldier who is brutally murdered for their relationship. His breakthrough performance garnered him nominations for both the Golden Globes and the Independent Spirit Award...
“ I first saw Lee on the Amazing if short lived series "Wonderfalls" then rediscovered him as the pie man on Pushing Daisies. He has also been cast in the Hobbit. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ 28 Days later and then the cheesy romantic comedy The prince and me. He is British. ” - ondine23
“ As Rory's boyfriend Logan on The Gilmore Girls. Now apparently he is on the show the good wife...maybe some one in Hollywood is reading these lists. :) He is American. ” - ondine23
Misha Collins
Misha Collins is an American actor best known for his role as the angel Castiel on the TV series Supernatural (2005). He has had recurring roles on ER and 24, and has guest-starred on NCIS, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, CSI, CSI:NY, Monk and Charmed. On the big screen, Misha is most known for his role in a film called "Karla" about a real life serial killer named Paul Bernardo...
“ If you watch Supernatural..which you should. You will know all about Misha..if not. Then you probably don't and I feel for you. He is American. ” - ondine23
Oliver Milburn
Born in Dorset, England, Oliver went to school at the prestigious Eton College, and was member of a drama group called Double Edge Drama. He did not train to be an actor at university but went instead straight into television, with an extensive stint on the soap opera "Families" (which also kicked off the career of Brit actor Jude Law)...
“ I first saw Oliver in the TV Movie Tess of the D'Urbervilles as Angel Clare. He mostly works in Television in his native UK. ” - ondine23
“ I met Paul once.. he was very sweet. I became a fan when he played a character called Simon on As the world turns. He is an Aussie. ” - ondine23
“ I became a fan of Philip's when he was in the SyFy channel movie Alice. I saw recently that he is in a new show on the Starz network. He is American. ” - ondine23
Sam Page
Actor, Self/less
Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as Sam Elliott, Sam Page attended Princeton University where he earned a BA in ecology and evolutionary biology. For his senior thesis, Page wrote about the mating habits of a female mosquitofish; the work was published in a science journal. After graduation, Page went on to become a series regular on CBS's "Shark"...
“ Sam is another actor that I first saw in a short lived TV series called Point Pleasant. He has also had starring roles on Greek and Desperate Housewives.He was in a recent christmas film on the Hallmark Channel Called Annie Claus is coming to town...was it horribly bet. Did I watch it anyway? Yes I did. He is an American. ” - ondine23
Scott Michael Foster
Actor, Greek
Born in Illinois and raised in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas, Foster knew from an early age that he wanted to be an actor. He grew up just outside of Chicago until he was 12 years old, where his family lived on a farm and he was home schooled. When Foster's older sisters started to dabble in theatre he immediately became interested in the entertainment industry...
“ If you watched Greek then you know that Scott played Cappie. If not see Misha Collins. He is American. ” - ondine23
Shahid Kapoor
Actor, Jab We Met
Shahid's rise to stardom reads like a bollywood script: from a struggler to a winner. With his hard work, perseverance and sincerity, he has written his own destiny. Shahid is a mine of unabashed talent and spark, beneath his calm and innocent veneer. Shahid Kapoor is young and vibrant, with a magnetic charm and easy going candour that sets him apart from the rest...
“ This Indian actor was in a bollywood movie that I happened to catch one day on cable called Jab we met. ” - ondine23
“ If you are an Austen freak as I am you will most definitely recognize Simon from his role as Mr. Bingley in Joe Wright's version of Pride and Prejudice. He is British. ” - ondine23
Matthew Macfadyen
David Matthew Macfadyen was born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, to Meinir (Owen), a drama teacher and actress, and Martin Macfadyen, an oil executive. He is of Scottish and Welsh descent. Because of his father's career, he spent at least part of his childhood in Indonesia, before finishing his education back in England and winning a place at RADA in 1992...
“ Ditto to Simon Woods and the Austen freaks... Matthew played Mr. Darcy and was hilarious in the British (and IMO the only version) of Death at a funeral. Brits will know him from his starring role on Spooks.(MI-5 to us Yanks) He is British. ” - ondine23
Stuart Townsend
Stuart Townsend was born in 1972 in Howth, County Dublin, Ireland, to Lorna (Hogan), an Irish model, and Peter Townsend, an English professional golfer. Stuart was determined to be an actor and began his career by appearing in a number of student films, while attending the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin...
“ Sadly I think Stuart is mostly recognized from having dated Charlize Theron for several years, but he also happens to be an actor and was in a cute little movie called "About Adam" He is Irish. ” - ondine23
Toby Stephens
Toby Stephens began his acting career while a stagehand at the Chichester Festival Theatre, in end-of-season productions mounted by the crew. In his brief professional career, he has already won the Sir John Gielgud Prize for Best Actor and the Ian Charleson Award for his performance in the title role of "Coriolanus" at the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1994...
“ Although I definitely have a soft spot for Michael Fassbender...To me the best Rochester is Toby Stephens. He is wonderful in the masterpiece theater version of Jane Eyre. He is British. ” - ondine23
“ Tomy is from Argentina and played a character on All my Children. ” - ondine23
Trent Ford
Trent Ford was born in Akron, Ohio to a US Navy test pilot father and a British Airways stewardess mother from Birmingham, West Midlands. He moved to the United Kingdom at the age of one with his parents, and grew up in Cradley and Malvern with his brother and two sisters. He studied Economics and English Literature at Clare College...
“ Trent was in the film "How to deal "with Mandy Moore. I can't believe we haven't seen more of him. He was born in the U.S. but grew up in England. ” - ondine23
“ I took notice of Warren in yet another Cheesy holiday film called The most wonderful time of the year. Most recently he has been seen on the TV show "Alphas" He is Irish. ” - ondine23
“ I know if you watched Friday Night lights you are aware of who Zach is but I first saw him in the film "Post Grad" with Alexis Bledel. He is American. ” - ondine23
Zach Roerig
Zachary George Roerig plays Matt Donovan on The Vampire Diaries, and is also known for his roles on TV series As The World Turns and One Life To Live. Roerig was born in Montpelier, Ohio to Daniel and Andrea Roerig in 1985. He attended Montpelier High school where he played both football and was also a wrestler...
“ If you watch the Vampire Diaries you know that Zach plays Matt Donovan but long before he was cast on the CW he was Casey Hughes on As the world turns. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ If you're a Brit you probably recognize Jonas from the Robin Hood TV series..but if you are an American, he may still be floating under your radar. He is British. ” - ondine23
Ian Duncan
Actor, Creep
“ Ian played a small part in the mini series The mists of Avalon. He is South African. ” - ondine23
Justin Chatwin
On the big screen, Chatwin recently wrapped production on Warner Bros.' Dax Shepard-directed feature, CHIPS, in which he stars opposite Vincent D'Onofrio And Michael Pena. He has also wrapped production on four independent films: THE SCENT OF RAN & LIGHTENING, along with Maika Monroe, Maggie Grace and Will Patton; the quirky comedy...
“ Justin was in the movie War of the worlds when he was younger and was most recently on the Showtime version of the Brit show Shameless. He is Canadian. ” - ondine23
Thomas Dekker
Thomas Dekker was born to parents who possess very artistic and theatrical characteristics. His mother is an acting coach, actress, singer and concert pianist, while his father was an artist, set designer, opera singer and actor. His maternal grandfather was famed Welsh radio actor Alun Williams. Dekker began acting at age six...
“ Thomas is known to fans of the Sarah Connor Chronicles as the young John Conner and now to fans of the Secret Circle as Adam. He is American. ” - ondine23
Sam Witwer
Sam Witwer headlines the SyFy series, Being Human, the U.S. adaptation of the popular British television series. The darkly humorous, provocative drama stars Sam as the heroic, "Aidan", a sensual and brooding vampire. His excellent work was noticed soon after the show's premiere, as Sam received a Gemini Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Continuing...
“ Sam plays Aidan on the SyFy channel version of Being Human . He is American. ” - ondine23
Tim Rozon
Tim Rozon's first major role was playing heartthrob, Tommy Quincy, opposite Alexz Johnson and Laura Vandevoort for four seasons on the teen drama series Instant Star for TeenNick (USA) and CTV (CANADA). In Befriend and Betray for Shaw TV (CANADA), Tim played series lead Alex Caine, a gang infiltrator...
“ I discovered Tim when I was flipping the channels one night and found myself engrossed in the TV show Instant Star. He is French Canadian. ” - ondine23
“ I first saw Rupert in the latest BBC version of Jane Austen's Persuasion. I know he too was on MI-5 for a time and most recently the TV series White Chapel on BBC America. ” - ondine23
Jason Behr
Actor, The Grudge
Jason Nathaniel Behr was born on December 30, 1973 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Patricia Ann (Steiner) and David Paul Behr. His ancestry includes Swiss-German, German, Austrian, Irish, English, and Danish. Jason began acting at the age of five, appearing in a number of theatrical productions, commercials...
“ Jason was on one of my favorite shows Roswell. I can' t believe he hasn't gone on to bigger and better things like his co star Katherine Heigl. He is American. ” - ondine23
C.J. Thomason
CJ was born in Abilene, Texas. He began acting at age 12, and is quoted saying he got into it as a brother rivalry. Rivalry, though, only drives a person so far, but the passion and thrill he got from being on stage has led him to pursue a promising career in Hollywood.
“ C.J. Was on yet another show that I enjoyed but apparently no on else watched...Harper's Island. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ Ethan was on the short lived show "Ten things I hate about you" based on the movie. He is the grandson of Actor Gregory Peck and is American. ” - ondine23
Cole Hauser
Cole Hauser was born in Santa Barbara, California. He is the son of Cass Warner, who founded a film production company (Warner Sisters), and Wings Hauser, an actor. His grandfathers were screenwriters Dwight Hauser and Milton Sperling, and his maternal great-grandfather was film mogul Harry M. Warner...
“ Cole was in the cult film Pitch black and The Cave. He is American. ” - ondine23
Gabriel Macht
Actor, Suits
Gabriel Macht is an American actor. He was born in the Bronx, New York, to Suzanne, a museum curator and archivist, and actor Stephen Macht. Gabriel has three siblings, and moved with his parents to California when he was young. Gabriel had his first success on screen when he was 8-years-old. He...
“ I first saw Gabriel in the Romantic Comedy "Because I said so" with Mandy Moore. Most recently he has been in the USA network series Suits. He is American. ” - ondine23
Matt Bomer
Matthew Staton Bomer was born in Webster Groves, Greater St. Louis, Missouri, to Elizabeth Macy (Staton) and John O'Neill Bomer IV, a Dallas Cowboys draft pick. Matt was raised in Spring, Texas, and educated at Klein High School, near Houston. After school, he attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh...
“ Matt plays Neal Caffrey on the USA networks series White Collar. He is an American ” - ondine23
Andrew J. West
Andrew J. West was born in Merrillville, Indiana and grew up in the nearby town of Lake Station. He was interested in acting from an early age, but he didn't actually get to throw himself into it until he went to Indiana University. At first he studied philosophy and anthropology, steering clear of the theatre department...
“ Andrew was on a series of commercials for T-Mobile and played the character Fisher on Greek. He is an American. ” - ondine23
Gale Harold
Gale Harold was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. After studying photography and printmaking at the San Francisco Art Institute, Harold began studying acting at the suggestion of writer and producer Susie Landau Finch, who at the time was working at American Zoetrope. After three years of training and theatre work...
“ Gale was a regular on the American version of Queer as Folk, did a small stint on Desperate Housewives and most recently has a role on the CW's Secret Circle. He is American. ” - ondine23
“ I first saw Tyron on "Wonderfalls" and then more recently on "Being Erica" He is Canadian. ” - ondine23
“ Theo plays the lead Character on "Bedlam" seen on BBC America. He is British. ” - ondine23
“ Jaime is a Model and plays the role of Sheriff Graham on "Once Upon a time". He is Irish. ” - ondine23
“ Shiloh was in the disturbing horror film "Deadgirl "and more recently "Red riding hood" He is American. ” - ondine23
“ I recently saw Leon in a Hallmark Christmas film called " An old fashioned Christmas" He is British. ” - ondine23
Damien Molony
Damien Molony is an Irish actor, known for his television roles as Hal in BBC 'Being Human', DC Albert Flight in BBC 'Ripper Street' and DS Jack Weston in 'Suspects'. He grew up in Johnstown Bridge in Kildare, Ireland, where he was born on February 21 1984 but now lives in London, UK. From 2003 to 2007 he attended Trinity College...
“ Damien palys Hal York on Series 4 of the British version of Being Human and is AMAZING.He is Irish. ” - ondine23
Logan Marshall-Green
Actor, Prometheus
Logan is a native of Charleston, South Carolina. His parents are both drama teachers. His mother, Lowry Marshall, is the artistic director of Brown University's repertory-theater department. Logan graduated with a Master's in Fine Arts from New York University's Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts...
“ Logan is a dead ringer for another gorgeous actor.. Tom Hardy. I first saw him in" Devil "and most recently he played Holloway in Ridley Scott's "Prometheus". He is American. ” - ondine23
David Leon
Actor, RocknRolla
David Leon was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and was a talented footballer. When he left school age eighteen he successfully auditioned for the National Youth Theatre and turned down a place at Drama school in order to take a role in Oliver Stone's 'Alexander', though he established himself with British...
“ I saw David in the British crime drama Vera. He is British. ” - ondine23
“ I first saw Max in Red riding hood but most recently in The Host. He is the son of actor Jeremy Irons. He is British ” - ondine23