IMDb Top 250 Usual Cast (Male)

Usually seen in the ending credit of a lot of movies in the IMDb Top 250 . these are the actors that are here for their performances as Leading or Supporting role in more than one movies in the IMDb Top 250 . And there are very few exceptions.

Order is based on the number of movies and their rank in the descriptions , the total average and personal opinion.

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1.
Marlon Brando
Marlon Brando is widely considered the greatest movie actor of all time, rivaled only by the more theatrically oriented Laurence Olivier in terms of esteem. Unlike Olivier, who preferred the stage to the screen, Brando concentrated his talents on movies after bidding the Broadway stage adieu in 1949...
“ (9.20) - The Godfather
(8.60) - Apocalypse Now
(8.40) - On the Waterfront
(8.10) - A Streetcar Named Desire

Total Average : 8.57 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
2.
Morgan Freeman
With an authoritative voice and calm demeanor, this ever popular American actor has grown into one of the most respected figures in modern US cinema. Morgan was born on June 1, 1937 in Memphis, Tennessee, to Mayme Edna (Revere), a teacher, and Morgan Porterfield Freeman, a barber. The young Freeman...
“ (9.20) - The Shawshank Redemption
(8.90) - The Dark Knight
(8.70) - Se7en
(8.30) - Batman Begins
(8.30) - Unforgiven
(8.20) - Million Dollar Baby
(8.19) - Batman Begins

Total average : 8.53 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
3.
Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood was born May 31, 1930 in San Francisco, the son of Clinton Eastwood Sr., a manufacturing executive for Georgia-Pacific Corporation, and Ruth Wood, a housewife turned IBM operator. He had a comfortable, middle-class upbringing in nearby Piedmont. Held back in school, Clint moved with his parents to Seattle...
“ (9.00) - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
(8.30) - For a Few Dollars More
(8.30) - Unforgiven
(8.30) - Gran Torino
(8.20) - Million Dollar Baby

Total average : 8.42 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
4.
Robert De Niro
Actor, Goodfellas
One of the greatest actors of all time, Robert De Niro was born on August 17, 1943 in Manhattan, New York City, to artists Virginia (Admiral) and Robert De Niro Sr. His paternal grandfather was of Italian descent, and his other ancestry is English, Dutch, German, French and Irish. He was trained at the Stella Adler Conservatory and the American Workshop...
“ (9.00) - The Godfather: Part II
(8.80) - Goodfellas
(8.60) - Taxi Driver
(8.40) - Once Upon a Time in America
(8.40) - Raging Bull
(8.30) - Heat
(8.20) - The Deer Hunter
(8.20) - Casino

Total average : 8.48 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
5.
Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson, an American actor, producer, director and screenwriter, is a three-time Academy Award winner and twelve-time nominee. Nicholson is also notable for being one of two actors - the other being Michael Caine - who have received Oscar nomination in every decade from the 1960s through the early 2000s...
“ (8.90) - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
(8.50) - The Shining
(8.50) - The Departed
(8.40) - Chinatown

Total average : 8.53 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
6.
Al Pacino
One of the greatest actors in all of film history, Al Pacino established himself during one of film's greatest decades, the 1970s, and has become an enduring and iconic figure in the world of American movies. Alfredo James Pacino was born on April 25, 1940, in the Bronx, New York, to an Italian-American family...
“ (9.20) - The Godfather
(9.00) - The Godfather: Part II
(8.30) - Heat
(8.20) - Scarface
(8.10) - Dog Day Afternoon

total average : 8.56 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
7.
Henry Fonda
Henry Jaynes Fonda was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, to Elma Herberta (Jaynes) and William Brace Fonda, who worked in advertising and printing. His recent ancestry included Dutch, English, and Scottish. Fonda started his acting debut with the Omaha Community Playhouse, a local amateur theater troupe directed by Dorothy Brando...
“ (8.90) - 12 Angry Men
(8.80) - Once Upon a Time in the West
(8.30) - The Grapes of Wrath

Total average : 8.66 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
8.
James Stewart
James Maitland Stewart was born on May 20, 1908 in Indiana, Pennsylvania, to Elizabeth Ruth (Johnson) and Alexander Maitland Stewart, who owned a hardware store. He was of Scottish, Ulster-Scots, and some English, descent. Stewart was educated at a local prep school, Mercersburg Academy, where he was a keen athlete (football and track), musician (singing and accordion playing), and sometime actor...
“ (8.70) - It's a Wonderful Life
(8.70) - Rear Window
(8.50) - Vertigo
(8.40) - Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
(8.10) - Rope
(8.10) - The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
(8.10) - The Philadelphia Story
(8.10) - Anatomy of a Murder
(8.10) - Harvey

Total average : 8.42 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
9.
Humphrey Bogart
Actor, Casablanca
Humphrey DeForest Bogart was born in New York City, New York, to Maud Humphrey, a famed magazine illustrator and suffragette, and Belmont DeForest Bogart, a moderately wealthy surgeon (who was secretly addicted to opium). Bogart was educated at Trinity School, NYC, and was sent to Phillips Academy in Andover...
“ (8.80) - Casablanca
(8.50) - The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
(8.40) - The Maltese Falcon
(8.20) - The Big Sleep

total average : 8.47 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
10.
Anthony Hopkins
Actor, Hannibal
Anthony Hopkins was born on December 31, 1937, in Margam, Wales, to Muriel Anne (Yeats) and Richard Arthur Hopkins, a baker. His parents were both of half Welsh and half English descent. Influenced by Richard Burton, he decided to study at College of Music and Drama and graduated in 1957. In 1965, he moved to London and joined the National Theatre...
“ (8.70) - The Silence of the Lambs
(8.40) - The Elephant Man

Total average : 8.55 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
11.
Tim Robbins
Born in West Covina, California, but raised in New York City, Tim Robbins is the son of former The Highwaymen singer Gil Robbins and actress Mary Robbins (née Bledsoe). Robbins studied drama at UCLA, where he graduated with honors in 1981. That same year, he formed the Actors' Gang theater group...
“ (9.20) - The Shawshank Redemption
(8.20) - Network
(8.00) - Mystic River

Total average : 8.46 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
12.
Liam Neeson
Liam Neeson was born on June 7, 1952 in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, UK, to Katherine (Brown), a cook, and Bernard Neeson, a school caretaker. Liam worked as a forklift operator for Guinness, truck driver, assistant architect and an amateur boxer. He had originally sought a career as a teacher by attending St...
“ (8.90) - Schindler's List
(8.30) - Batman Begins

Total average : 8.6 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
13.
Orson Welles
His father was a well-to-do inventor, his mother a beautiful concert pianist; Orson Welles was gifted in many arts (magic, piano, painting) as a child. When his mother died (he was nine) he traveled the world with his father. When his father died (he was fifteen) he became the ward of Chicago's Dr. Maurice Bernstein...
“ (8.60) - Citizen Kane
(8.50) - The Third Man
(8.30) - Touch of Evil

total average : 8.46 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
14.
Charles Chaplin
Writer, Modern Times
Considered to be one of the most pivotal stars of the early days of Hollywood, Charlie Chaplin lived an interesting life both in his films and behind the camera. He is most recognized as an icon of the silent film era, often associated with his popular character, the Little Tramp; the man with the toothbrush mustache, bowler hat, bamboo cane, and a funny walk...
“ (8.60) - City Lights
(8.50) - Modern Times
(8.40) - The Great Dictator
(8.30) - The Gold Rush
(8.29) - The Kid

total average : 8.42 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
15.
Leonardo DiCaprio
Actor, Inception
Few actors in the world have had a career quite as diverse as Leonardo DiCaprio's. DiCaprio has gone from relatively humble beginnings, as a supporting cast member of the sitcom Growing Pains and low budget horror movies, such as Critters 3, to a major teenage heartthrob in the 1990s, as the hunky lead actor in movies such as Romeo + Juliet and Titanic...
“ (8.90) - Inception
(8.50) - The Departed
(8.00) - Shutter Island

total average : 8.48 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
16.
Edward Norton
Actor, Fight Club
American actor, filmmaker and activist Edward Harrison Norton was born on August 18, 1969, in Boston, Massachusetts, and was raised in Columbia, Maryland. His mother, Lydia Robinson "Robin" (Rouse), was a foundation executive and teacher of English, and a daughter of famed real estate developer James Rouse...
“ (8.80) Fight Club
(8.60) American History X

Total average : 8.7 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
17.
Robert Duvall
Veteran actor and director Robert Selden Duvall was born on January 5, 1931, in San Diego, CA, to Mildred Virginia (Hart), an amateur actress, and William Howard Duvall, a career military officer who later became an admiral. Duvall majored in drama at Principia College (Elsah, IL), then served a two-year hitch in the army after graduating in 1953...
“ (9.20) - The Godfather
(9.00) - The Godfather: Part II
(8.60) - Apocalypse Now
(8.50) - To Kill a Mockingbird
(8.20) - Network

total average : 8.7 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
18.
Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood. He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, to Betty Sue (Wells), who worked as a waitress, and John Christopher Depp, a civil engineer. Depp was raised in Florida. He dropped out of school when he was 15...
“ (8.20) - Platoon (1986)
(8.00) - Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

total average : 8.10 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
19.
Brad Pitt
An actor and producer known as much for his versatility as he is for his handsome face, Golden Globe-winner Brad Pitt's most widely recognized role may be Tyler Durden in Fight Club. However, his portrayals of Billy Beane in Moneyball, and Rusty Ryan in the remake of Ocean's Eleven and its sequels, also loom large in his filmography...
“ (8.80) - Fight Club
(8.70) - Se7en
(8.40) - Inglourious Basterds
(8.30) - Snatch.
(8.10) - Twelve Monkeys

Total average : 8.46 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
20.
William Holden
William Holden was born William Franklin Beedle, Jr. in O'Fallon, Illinois, to Mary Blanche (Ball), a schoolteacher, and William Franklin Beedle, Sr., an industrial chemist. He came from a wealthy family (the Beedles) that moved to Pasadena, California, when he was three. In 1937, while studying chemistry at Pasadena Junior College...
“ (8.70) - Sunset Blvd.
(8.40) - The Bridge on the River Kwai
(8.20) - Stalag 17
(8.20) - Network
(8.10) - The Wild Bunch

total average : 8.32 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
21.
Joe Pesci
Actor, Goodfellas
Compact Italian-American actor Joe Pesci was born February 9, 1943 in Newark, New Jersey, to Mary (Mesce), a part-time barber, and Angelo Pesci, a bartender and forklift driver. Pesci first broke into entertainment as a child actor, and by the mid-1950s, was starring on the series "Star Time Kids". In the mid-1960s...
“ (8.80) - Goodfellas
(8.40) - Once Upon a Time in America
(8.40) - Raging Bull
(8.20) - Casino

total average : 8.4 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
22.
James Earl Jones
James Earl Jones was born on January 17, 1931 in Arkabutla, Mississippi, USA. At an early age, he started to take dramatic lessons to calm himself down. It appeared to work as he has since starred in many films over a 40-year period, beginning with the Stanley Kubrick classic Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. He is...
“ (8.80) - Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
(8.80) - Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(8.60) - Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
(8.30) - Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
(8.30) - The Lion King

Total average : 8.53 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
23.
Tom Hanks
Thomas Jeffrey Hanks was born in Concord, California, to Janet Marylyn (Frager), a hospital worker, and Amos Mefford Hanks, an itinerant cook. His mother's family, originally surnamed "Fraga", was entirely Portuguese, while his father was of mostly English ancestry. Tom grew up in what he has called a "fractured" family...
“ (8.70) - Forrest Gump
(8.60) - Toy Story 3
(8.50) - Saving Private Ryan
(8.40) - The Green Mile

total average : 8.55 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
24.
Harrison Ford
Harrison Ford was born on July 13, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, to Dorothy (Nidelman), a radio actress, and Christopher Ford (born John William Ford), an actor turned advertising executive. His father was of Irish and German ancestry, while his maternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants from Minsk, Belarus...
“ (8.80) - Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
(8.80) - Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(8.70) - Raiders of the Lost Ark
(8.60) - Apocalypse Now
(8.30) - Blade Runner
(8.30) - Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
(8.30) - Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Total average : 8.54 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
25.
Kevin Spacey
Kevin Spacey Fowler better known by his stage name Kevin Spacey, is an American actor of screen and stage, film director, producer, screenwriter and singer. He began his career as a stage actor during the 1980s before obtaining supporting roles in film and television. He gained critical acclaim in the...
“ (8.70) - Se7en
(8.70) - The Usual Suspects
(8.60) - American Beauty
(8.40) - L.A. Confidential

total average : 8.4 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
26.
Alec Guinness
Alec Guinness was an English actor. He is known for his six collaborations with David Lean: Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations (1946), Fagin in Oliver Twist (1948), Col. Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor), Prince Faisal in Lawrence of Arabia (1962)...
“ (8.80) - Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
(8.80) - Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(8.50) - Lawrence of Arabia
(8.40) - The Bridge on the River Kwai
(8.30) - Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
(8.20) - Kind Hearts and Coronets

total average : 8.5 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
27.
Sterling Hayden
Born to George & Frances Simonson Walter, and named Sterling Relyea Walter. Father died in 1925. Adopted by stepfather 'James Hayden' renamed Sterling Walter Hayden. Grew up in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C., and Maine. Though very poor, attended prep school at Wassookeag School in Dexter...
“ (9.20) - The Godfather
(8.60) - Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
(8.20) - The Killing

total average : 8.66 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
28.
Hugo Weaving
Actor, The Matrix
Hugo Wallace Weaving was born on April 4, 1960 in Nigeria, to English parents Anne (Lennard), a tour guide and teacher, and Wallace Weaving, a seismologist. Hugo has an older brother, Simon, and a younger sister, Anna, who both also live and work in Australia. During his early childhood, the Weaving family spent most of their time traveling between Nigeria...
“ (8.80) - The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
(8.80) - The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
(8.70) - The Matrix
(8.70) - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
(8.20) - V for Vendetta

total average : 8.64 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
29.
Gary Oldman
Gary Oldman is a talented British born movie actor who played Sid Vicious in Sid & Nancy, Drexl in True Romance, and George Smiley in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. He starred in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and the remake of RoboCop. He is also an English filmmaker, musician and author. Renowned for his "big" acting style...
“ (8.90) - The Dark Knight
(8.69) - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
(8.60) - Leon: The Professional
(8.30) - Batman Begins

total average : 8.62 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
30.
Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel L. Jackson is an American producer and highly prolific actor, having appeared in over 100 films, including Die Hard with a Vengeance, Unbreakable, Shaft, Formula 51, Black Snake Moan, Snakes on a Plane, and the Star Wars prequel trilogy (1999-2005), as well as the Marvel Cinematic Universe...
“ (9.00) - Pulp Fiction
(8.80) - Goodfellas
(8.40) - Inglourious Basterds
(8.10) - The Incredibles
(8.00) - Kill Bill: Vol. 2

total average : 8.46 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
31.
Toshirô Mifune
Toshiro Mifune achieved more worldwide fame than any other Japanese actor of his century. He was born in Tsingtao, China, to Japanese parents and grew up in Dalian. He did not set foot in Japan until he was 21. His father was an importer and a commercial photographer, and young Toshiro worked in his father's studio for a time after graduating from Dalian Middle School...
“ (8.80) - Seven Samurai
(8.40) - Rashomon
(8.40) - Yojimbo

Total Average : 8.53 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
32.
Christian Bale
Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Charles Howard Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different countries throughout Bale's childhood...
“ (8.90) - The Dark Knight
(8.40) - The Prestige
(8.30) - Batman Begins
(8.10) - Howl's Moving Castle

total average : 8.42 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
33.
Steve Buscemi
Actor, Fargo
Steve Buscemi was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Dorothy (Wilson), a restaurant hostess, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker. He is of Italian (father) and English, Dutch, and Irish (mother) descent. He became interested in acting during his last year of high school. After graduating, he moved to Manhattan to study acting with John Strasberg...
“ (9.00) - Pulp Fiction
(8.40) - Reservoir Dogs
(8.30) - Fargo
(8.20) - The Big Lebowski
(8.00) - Big Fish
(8.00) - Monsters, Inc.

total average : 8.31 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
34.
Michael Caine
Michael Caine was born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite in London, to Ellen Frances Marie (Burchell), a charlady, and Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, a fish-market porter. He left school at age 15 and took a series of working-class jobs before joining the British army and serving in Korea during the Korean War...
“ (8.90) - The Dark Knight
(8.90) - Inception
(8.40) - The Prestige
(8.30) - Batman Begins
(8.10) - Sleuth

total average : 8.52 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
35.
Heath Ledger
When hunky, twenty-year-old heart-throb Heath Ledger first came to the attention of the public in 1999, it was all too easy to tag him as a "pretty boy" and an actor of little depth. He spent several years trying desperately to sway this image, but this was a double-edged sword. His work comprised nineteen films...
“ (8.90) - The Dark Knight

Total average : 8.9 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
36.
Russell Crowe
Actor, Gladiator
Russell Ira Crowe was born in Wellington, New Zealand, to Jocelyn Yvonne (Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe, both of whom catered movie sets. His maternal grandfather, Stanley Wemyss, was a cinematographer. Crowe's recent ancestry includes Welsh (where his paternal grandfather was born, in Wrexham), English...
“ (8.40) - L.A. Confidential
(8.40) - Gladiator

total average : 8.4 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
37.
Paul Newman
Screen legend, superstar, and the man with the most famous blue eyes in movie history, Paul Leonard Newman was born on January 26, 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the second son of Theresa (Fetsko) and Arthur Sigmund Newman. Paul's father was Jewish, the son of immigrants from Poland and Hungary; he owned a successful sporting goods store...
“ (8.40) - The Sting
(8.30) - Cool Hand Luke
(8.20) - Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
(8.20) - The Hustler

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
38.
Laurence Fishburne
Actor, The Matrix
One of Hollywood's most talented and versatile performers and the recipient of a truckload of NAACP Image awards, Laurence John Fishburne III was born in Augusta, Georgia on July 30, 1961, to Hattie Bell (Crawford), a teacher, and Laurence John Fishburne, Jr., a juvenile corrections officer. His mother transplanted her family to Brooklyn after his parents divorced...
“ (8.70) - The Matrix
(8.60) - Apocalypse Now
(8.00) - Mystic River

total average : 8.43 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
39.
Matt Damon
Matthew Paige Damon was born on October 8, 1970, in Boston, Massachusetts, to Kent Damon, a stockbroker, realtor and tax preparer, and Nancy Carlsson-Paige, an early childhood education professor at Lesley University. Matt has an older brother named Kyle who is now a sculptor. His father is of English and Scottish descent...
“ (8.50) - Saving Private Ryan
(8.50) - The Departed
(8.20) - The Bourne Ultimatum
(8.10) - Good Will Hunting

total average : 8.32 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
40.
Martin Sheen
Multiple Emmy- and Golden Globe-winner Martin Sheen is one of America's most celebrated, colorful, and accomplished actors. Moving flawlessly between artistic mediums, Sheen's acting range is striking. Sheen was born Ramón Antonio Gerard Estevez in Dayton, Ohio, to Mary-Ann (Phelan), an Irish immigrant (from Borrisokane...
“ (8.60) - Apocalypse Now
(8.50) - The Departed
(8.10) - Gandhi

total average : 8.42 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
41.
Bruce Willis
Actor and musician Bruce Willis is well known for playing wisecracking or hard-edged characters, often in spectacular action films. Collectively, he has appeared in films that have grossed in excess of $2.5 billion USD, placing him in the top ten stars in terms of box office receipts. Walter Bruce Willis was born on March 19...
“ (9.00) - Pulp Fiction
(8.30) - Die Hard
(8.30) - Sin City
(8.20) - The Sixth Sense
(8.10) - Twelve Monkeys

total average : 8.38 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
42.
Daniel Day-Lewis
Born in London, England, Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is the second child of Cecil Day-Lewis (aka Nicholas Blake) (Poet Laureate of England) and his second wife, Jill Balcon. His maternal grandfather was Sir Michael Balcon, an important figure in the history of British cinema and head of the famous Ealing Studios...
“ (8.20) - There Will Be Blood
(8.10) - Gandhi

total average : 8.15 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
43.
Tim Roth
Often mistaken for an American because of his skill at imitating accents, actor Tim Roth was born Timothy Simon Roth on May 14, 1961 in Lambeth, London, England. His mother, Ann, was a teacher and landscape painter. His father, Ernie, was a journalist who had changed the family name from "Smith" to "Roth"; Ernie was born in Brooklyn, New York, to an immigrant family of Irish ancestry...
“ (9.00) - Pulp Fiction
(8.40) - Reservoir Dogs

total average : 8.70 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
44.
Danny DeVito
Danny DeVito has amassed a formidable and versatile body of work as an actor, producer and director that spans the stage, television and film. Daniel Michael DeVito Jr. was born on November 17, 1944, in Neptune, New Jersey, to Italian-American parents. His mother, Julia (Moccello), was a homemaker...
“ (8.90) - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
(8.40) - L.A. Confidential
(8.00) - Big Fish

total average : 8.42 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
45.
Graham Chapman
Graham Chapman was born on January 8, 1941 in Leicester, England while a German air raid was in progress. Graham's father was a chief police inspector and probably inspired the constables Graham often portrayed later in comedy sketches. Graham studied medicine in college and earned an M.D., but he practiced medicine for only a few years...
“ (8.40) - Monty Python and the Holy Grail
(8.20) - Life of Brian

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
46.
Jean Reno
Jean Reno was born Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jiménez in Casablanca, Morocco, to Spanish parents (from Andalucía) who moved to North Africa to seek work. His father was a linotypist. Reno settled in France at 17. He began studying drama and has credits in French television and theater as well as films. His first two marriages both ended in divorce...
“ (8.60) - Leon: The Professional
(8.30) - Hotel Rwanda

total average : 8.45 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
47.
Benicio Del Toro
Actor, Snatch
Benicio Del Toro emerged in the mid-1990s as one of the most watchable and charismatic character actors to come along in years. A favorite of film buffs, Del Toro gained mainstream public attention as the conflicted but basically honest Mexican policeman in Steven Soderbergh's Traffic. Benicio was born on February 19...
“ (8.70) - The Usual Suspects
(8.30) - Snatch.
(8.30) - Sin City

total average : 8.5 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
48.
Peter O'Toole
A leading man of prodigious talents, Peter O'Toole was raised in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, the son of Constance Jane Eliot (Ferguson), a Scottish nurse, and Patrick Joseph O'Toole, an Irish metal plater, football player and racecourse bookmaker. Upon leaving school, he decided to become a journalist...
“ (8.50) - Lawrence of Arabia
(8.10) - Ratatouille

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
49.
Gregory Peck
Eldred Gregory Peck was born on April 5, 1916 in La Jolla, California, to Bernice Mary (Ayres) and Gregory Pearl Peck, a chemist and druggist in San Diego. He had Irish (from his paternal grandmother), English, and some German, ancestry. His parents divorced when he was five years old. An only child...
“ (8.50) - To Kill a Mockingbird
(8.10) - Roman Holiday

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
50.
Ian McKellen
Widely regarded as one of greatest stage and screen actors, both in his native Great Britain and internationally, twice nominated for the Oscar and recipient of every major theatrical award in UK and US, Ian Murray McKellen was born on May 25, 1939 in Burnley, Lancashire, England, to Margery Lois (Sutcliffe) and Denis Murray McKellen...
“ 8.80) - The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
(8.80) - The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
(8.70) - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Total average : 8.75 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
51.
Dustin Hoffman
Dustin Lee Hoffman was born in Los Angeles, California, to Lillian (Gold) and Harry Hoffman, who was a furniture salesman and prop supervisor for Columbia Pictures. He was raised in a Jewish family (from Ukraine, Russia-Poland, and Romania). Hoffman graduated from Los Angeles High School in 1955, and went to Santa Monica City College...
“ (8.20) - The Graduate
(8.00) - Rain Man

total average : 8.1 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
52.
Buster Keaton
Joseph Frank Keaton was born on October 4, 1895 in Piqua, Kansas, to Joe Keaton and Myra Keaton. Joe and Myra were Vaudevillian comedians with a popular, ever-changing variety act, giving Keaton an eclectic and interesting upbringing. In the earliest days on stage, they traveled with a medicine show that included family friend...
“ (8.40) - The General
(8.29) - Sherlock Jr.

total average : 8.35 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
53.
Jack Lemmon
Jack Lemmon was born in Newton, Massachusetts, to Mildred Burgess LaRue (Noel) and John Uhler Lemmon, Jr., the president of a doughnut company. His ancestry included Irish (from his paternal grandmother) and English. Jack attended Ward Elementary near his Newton, MA home. At age 9 he was sent to Rivers Country Day School...
“ (8.40) - Some Like It Hot
(8.40) - The Apartment

total average : 8.4 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
54.
Gene Hackman
Actor, Unforgiven
Eugene Allen Hackman was born in San Bernardino, California, the son of Anna Lyda Elizabeth (Gray) and Eugene Ezra Hackman, who operated a newspaper printing press. He is of Pennsylvania Dutch (German), English, and Scottish ancestry, partly by way of Canada, where his mother was born. After several moves...
“ (8.30) - Unforgiven

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
55.
Kirk Douglas
Actor, Spartacus
Cleft-chinned, steely-eyed and virile star of international cinema who rose from being "the ragman's son" (the name of his best-selling 1988 autobiography) to become a bona fide superstar, Kirk Douglas, also known as Issur Danielovitch Demsky, was born on December 9, 1916 in Amsterdam, New York. His parents...
“ (8.60) - Paths of Glory
(8.00) - Spartacus

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
56.
Ben Kingsley
Ben Kingsley was born Krishna Bhanji on December 31, 1943 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England. His father, Rahimtulla Harji Bhanji, was a Kenyan-born medical doctor, of Gujarati Indian descent, and his mother, Anna Lyna Mary (Goodman), was an English actress. Ben began to act in stage plays during the 1960s...
“ (8.90) - Schindler's List
(8.10) - Gandhi
(8.00) - Shutter Island

total average : 8.33 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
57.
Guy Pearce
Actor, Memento
Guy Edward Pearce was born 5 October, 1967 in Cambridgeshire, England, UK to Margaret Anne and Stuart Graham Pearce. His father was born in Auckland, New Zealand, to English and Scottish parents, while Guy's mother is English. Pearce and his family initially traveled to Australia for two years, after his father was offered the position of Chief test pilot for the Australian Government...
“ (8.70) - Memento
(8.40) - L.A. Confidential
(8.30) - The King's Speech

total average : 8.46 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
58.
Omar Sharif
Omar Sharif, the Egyptian actor best known for playing Sherif Ali in Lawrence of Arabia and the title role in Doctor Zhivago, was born Michel Demitri Shalhoub on April 10, 1932 in Alexandria, Egypt to Joseph Shalhoub, a lumber merchant, and his wife, Claire (Saada). Of Lebanese and Syrian extraction...
“ (8.50) - Lawrence of Arabia

total average : 8.50 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
59.
Mel Gibson
Actor, Braveheart
Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson was born January 3, 1956 in Peekskill, New York, USA, as the sixth of eleven children of Hutton Gibson, a railroad brakeman, and Anne Patricia (Reilly) Gibson (who died in December of 1990). His mother was Irish, from County Longford, while his American-born father is of mostly Irish descent...
“ (8.40) - Braveheart

total average : 8.4 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
60.
Groucho Marx
Actor, Duck Soup
From the late 1940s through 1961, he was the highly successful host of You Bet Your Life a quiz show on radio and television. His son, Arthur Marx, is a successful writer of biographies and TV scripts. Arthur complained about his father always being "on". If he asked Groucho about something serious or personal, Groucho would reply with one-liners.
“ (8.10) - A Night at the Opera
(8.10) - Duck Soup

total average 8.10 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
61.
Chico Marx
Chico adopted the Italian dialect routines no doubt from the many Italian immigrants he grew up with in his New York City neighborhood. An avid gambler and womanizer (chasing "chicks" some say is how he got his nickname), he was an accomplished pianist with his own unique finger pecking style.
“ (8.10) - A Night at the Opera
(8.10) - Duck Soup

total average 8.10 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
62.
Harpo Marx
Actor, Duck Soup
With the big, poofy, curly red hair, a top hat, and a horn, the lovable mute was the favorite of the Marx Brothers. Though chasing woman was a favorite routine of his in the movies, Harpo was a devoted father and husband. He adopted the mute routine in vaudeville and carried it over to the films. Harpo...
“ (8.10) - A Night at the Opera
(8.10) - Duck Soup

total average 8.10 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
63.
Peter Lorre
Actor, Casablanca
Peter was born in Rózsahegy, Hungary, to Alois and Elvira Löwenstein. He was educated in elementary and secondary schools in Vienna, Austria. He ran away from home when he was 17 and joined an improvised theater. In 1922, he worked as a bank clerk. Did bits with a company in Breslau, then secured a part in Galsworthy's "Society" in Zurich...
“ (8.80) - Casablanca
(8.60) - M
(8.40) - The Maltese Falcon
(8.10) - Arsenic and Old Lace

total average : 8.47 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
64.
Charles Bronson
The archetypal screen tough guy with weatherbeaten features--one film critic described his rugged looks as "a Clark Gable who had been left out in the sun too long"--Charles Bronson was born Charles Buchinsky, one of 15 children of struggling parents in Pennsylvania. His mother, Mary (Valinsky)...
“ (8.80) - Once Upon a Time in the West
(8.30) - The Great Escape

Total Average : 8.55 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
65.
Don Cheadle
Donald Frank Cheadle was born in Kansas City, Missouri on November 29, 1964. His childhood found him moving from city to city with his family: mother Bettye (North), a teacher, father Donald Frank Cheadle, Sr., a clinical psychologist, sister Dawn, and brother Colin. After graduating high school in Denver...
“ (8.30) - Hotel Rwanda

total average : 8.30 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
66.
“ (8.30) - Fargo
(8.00) - Magnolia

total average : 8.15 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
67.
Michael J. Fox
Michael J. Fox was born Michael Andrew Fox on June 9, 1961 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, to Phyllis Fox (née Piper), a payroll clerk, and William Fox. His parents moved their ten-year-old son, his three sisters, Kelli Fox, Karen, and Jacki, and his brother, Steven, to Vancouver, British Columbia...
“ (8.40) - Back to the Future

total average : 8.4 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
68.
Javier Bardem
Javier Bardem is the youngest member of a family of actors that has been making films since the early days of Spanish cinema. He was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, to actress Pilar Bardem (María del Pilar Bardem Muñoz) and businessman José Carlos Encinas Doussinague. His maternal grandparents were actors Rafael Bardem and Matilde Muñoz Sampedro...
“ (8.20) - No Country for Old Men

total average : 8.2 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
69.
Jason Statham
Jason Statham was born in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, to Eileen (Yates), a dancer, and Barry Statham, a street merchant and lounge singer. Statham has done quite a lot in a short time. He has been a Diver on the British National Diving Team and finished 12th in the World Championships in 1992. He has also been a fashion model...
“ (8.30) - Snatch.
(8.20) - Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
70.
Clark Gable
William Clark Gable was born on February 1, 1901 in Cadiz, Ohio, to Adeline (Hershelman) and William Henry Gable, an oil-well driller. He was of German, Irish, and Swiss-German descent. When he was seven months old, his mother died, and his father sent him to live with his maternal aunt and uncle in Pennsylvania...
“ (8.30) - It Happened One Night
(8.20) - Gone with the Wind

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
71.
Bill Murray
Bill Murray is an American actor, comedian, and writer. The fifth of nine children, he was born William James Murray in Wilmette, Illinois, to Lucille (Collins), a mailroom clerk, and Edward Joseph Murray II, who sold lumber. He is of Irish descent. Among his siblings are actors Brian Doyle-Murray, Joel Murray...
“ (8.20) - Groundhog Day
(8.00) - Ed Wood

total average : 8.1 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
72.
Charlton Heston
With features chiseled in stone, and renowned for playing a long list of historical figures, particularly in Biblical epics, the tall, well built and ruggedly handsome Charlton Heston was one of Hollywood's greatest leading men and remained active in front of movie cameras for over sixty years. As a Hollywood star...
“ (8.30) - Touch of Evil
(8.20) - Ben-Hur

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
73.
Arnold Schwarzenegger
With an almost unpronounceable surname and a thick Austrian accent, who would have ever believed that a brash, quick talking bodybuilder from a small European village would become one of Hollywood's biggest stars, marry into the prestigious Kennedy family, amass a fortune via shrewd investments and one day be the Governor of California!...
“ (8.60) - Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
(8.10) - The Terminator (1984)

total average : 8.35 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
74.
Mickey Rourke
Mickey Rourke was born Phillip Andre Rourke, Jr. on September 16, 1952, in Schenectady, New York, the son of Annette (Cameron) and Phillip Andre Rourke. His father was of Irish and German descent, and his mother was of French-Canadian, English, and German ancestry. When he was six years old, his parents divorced...
“ (8.30) - Sin City
(8.10) - The Wrestler

total average : 8.20 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
75.
Kurt Russell
Kurt Russell was born Kurt Vogel Russell in Springfield, Massachusetts, to Louise Julia (Crone), a dancer, and actor Bing Russell (Neil Oliver Russell). He is of English, German, Scottish and Irish descent. His first roles were as a child on television series, including a lead role on the Western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters...
“ (8.70) - Forrest Gump
(8.20) - The Thing

total average : 8.45 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
76.
Tom Cruise
Actor, Top Gun
In 1976, if you had told fourteen year-old Franciscan seminary student Thomas Cruise Mapother IV that one day in the not too distant future he would be Tom Cruise, one of the top 100 movie stars of all time, he would have probably grinned and told you that his ambition was to join the priesthood. Nonetheless...
“ (8.00) - Rain Man
(8.00) - Magnolia

total average : 8.0 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
77.
John Cazale
John Cazale was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to an Irish-American mother, Cecilia (Holland), and an Italian-American father, John Cazale. Cazale only made five feature films in his career, all which many fans and critics alike call classics. But before his film debut, the short The American Way, he won numerous Obie Awards for his stage performances in "The Indian Wants the Bronx" and "The Line"...
“ (9.20) - The Godfather
(9.00) - The Godfather: Part II
(8.20) - The Deer Hunter
(8.10) - Dog Day Afternoon

total average : 8.62 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
78.
Keanu Reeves
Actor, The Matrix
Keanu Charles Reeves, whose first name means "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian, was born September 2, 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is the son of Patricia Taylor, a showgirl and costume designer, and Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. Keanu's father was born in Hawaii, of British, Portuguese...
“ (8.70) - The Matrix

total average : 8.7 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
79.
Sylvester Stallone
Actor, Rocky
This athletically built, dark-haired American actor/screenwriter/director may never be mentioned by old-school film critics in the same breath as, say, Richard Burton or Alec Guinness; however, movie fans worldwide have been flocking to see Stallone's films for over 30 years, making "Sly" one of Hollywood's biggest-ever box office draws...
“ (8.10) - Rocky

total average : 8.1 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
80.
Malcolm McDowell
Malcolm John Taylor was born on June 13, 1943 in Leeds, England, to working-class parents Edna (McDowell), a hotelier, and Charles Taylor, a publican. His father was an alcoholic. Malcolm hated his parents' ways. His father was keen to send his son to private school to give him a good start in life...
“ (8.50) - A Clockwork Orange

total average : 8.50 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
81.
Adrien Brody
Adrien Nicholas Brody was born in Woodhaven, Queens, New York, the only child of retired history professor Elliot Brody and Hungarian-born photographer Sylvia Plachy. He accompanied his mother on assignments for the Village Voice, and credits her with making him feel comfortable in front of the camera...
“ (8.50) - The Pianist

total average : 8.5 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
82.
Cary Grant
Once told by an interviewer, "Everybody would like to be Cary Grant", Grant is said to have replied, "So would I." Cary Grant was born Archibald Alexander Leach on January 18, 1904 in Horfield, Bristol, England, to Elsie Maria (Kingdon) and Elias James Leach, who worked in a factory. His early years in Bristol would have been an ordinary lower-middle-class childhood...
“ (8.60) - North by Northwest
(8.20) - Notorious
(8.10) - His Girl Friday
(8.10) - Arsenic and Old Lace

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
83.
Laurence Olivier
Actor, Rebecca
Laurence Olivier could speak William Shakespeare's lines as naturally as if he were "actually thinking them", said English playwright Charles Bennett, who met Olivier in 1927. Laurence Kerr Olivier was born in Dorking, Surrey, England, to Agnes Louise (Crookenden) and Gerard Kerr Olivier, a High Anglican priest. His surname came from a great-great-grandfather who was of French Huguenot origin...
“ (8.40) - Rebecca
(8.10) - Sleuth

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
84.
George C. Scott
George C. Scott was an immensely talented actor, a star of screen, stage and television. He was born on October 18, 1927 in Wise, Virginia, to Helena Agnes (Slemp) and George Dewey Scott. At the age of eight, his mother died, and his father, an executive at Buick, raised him. In 1945, he joined the United States Marines and spent four years with them...
“ (8.60) - Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
(8.20) - The Hustler
(8.10) - Patton
(8.10) - Anatomy of a Murder

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
85.
Woody Allen
Writer, Annie Hall
Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...
“ (8.20) - Annie Hall
(8.10) - Manhattan

total average : 8.15 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
86.
Jason Robards
Powerful and highly respected American actor Jason Nelson Robards, Jr. was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Hope Maxine (Glanville) and stage and film star Jason Robards Sr. He had Swedish, English, Welsh, German, and Irish ancestry. Robards was raised mostly in Los Angeles. A star athlete at Hollywood High School...
“ (8.80) - Once Upon a Time in the West
(8.00) - Magnolia

total average : 8.40 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
87.
Albert Finney
Actor, Big Fish
Albert Finney came from the theatre, where he was especially successful in plays of William Shakespeare, to the movies. There he became a leading figure of the young Free Cinema. His debut in cinema was in 1960 with The Entertainer of Tony Richardson who had directed him also in theatre plays various times before. His typical roles when he was young were projects like Arthur Seaton in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning.
“ (8.20) - The Bourne Ultimatum
(8.00) - Big Fish

total average : 8.1 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
88.
Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey, Canadian-born and a U.S. citizen since 2004, is an actor and producer famous for his rubbery body movements and flexible facial expressions. The two-time Golden Globe-winner rose to fame as a cast member of the Fox sketch comedy In Living Color but leading roles in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Dumb and Dumber and The Mask established him as a bankable comedy actor...
“ (8.50) - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
(8.00) - The Truman Show

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
89.
Karl Malden
Born to a Czech mother and a Serbian father in Chicago as Mladen Sekulovich, on March 22, 1912, Karl Malden did not speak English until he was in kindergarten. After graduating from high school in the nearby steel town of Gary, Indiana, Malden worked in the industry for three years until 1934, when he was frustrated with the drudgery of manual labor...
“ (8.40) - On the Waterfront
(8.10) - Patton
(8.10) - A Streetcar Named Desire

total average : 8.25 ” - ShayanGivehchian
 
90.
John Goodman
John Stephen Goodman is a U.S. film, television, and stage actor. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Virginia Roos (Loosmore), a waitress and saleswoman, and Leslie Francis Goodman, a postal worker who died when John was a small child. He is of English, Welsh, and German ancestry. John is best known for his role as Dan Conner on the television series Roseanne...
“ (8.20) - The Big Lebowski
(8.00) - Monsters, Inc.

total average : 8.10 ” - ShayanGivehchian