Actors to Watch

These are the young actors that I feel is too soon to say whether they will have good or bad careers, but who I think show a remarkable amount of talent and may blossom into shining stars. If you have any doubts remember Elizabeth Taylor, Jodie Foster, and Elijah Wood all started as child stars and Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio started out as teen heartthrobs and Anne Hathaway started out in teen movies. :)
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Mia Wasikowska
Mia is an Australian actress, born and raised in the country's capital, Canberra. She is the daughter of photographers Marzena Wasikowska and John Reid. Her mother is Polish and her father is an Australian of British ancestry. She has an older sister, Jess, and a younger brother, Kai. At age eight, her family moved to Poland for a year...
“ Based on her work in Alice in Wonderland and Jane Eyre ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Ellen Page
Actress, Inception
Ellen Philpotts-Page was born on February 21, 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Martha Philpotts, a teacher, and Dennis Page, a graphic designer. Page wanted to start acting at an early age and attended the Neptune Theater School. She began her career at the age of 10 on the award-winning television series Pit Pony...
“ Based on her work in Juno, Inception, and Smart People ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
“ Based on his work in August Rush and Finding Neverland ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Abigail Breslin
Academy Award-nominated actress Abigail Breslin is one of the most sought-after actors of her generation. Her unique and charismatic talents have contributed to her versatile roles in both comedy and drama. Most recently, Breslin starred in the first season of the horror-comedy series, "Scream Queens" opposite Emma Roberts...
“ Based on her work in Little Miss Sunshine. ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was born on July 23, 1989 in Fulham, London, England, to casting agent Marcia Gresham (née Jacobson) and literary agent Alan Radcliffe . His father is from a Northern Irish Protestant background, while his mother was born in South Africa, to a Jewish family (from Lithuania, Poland...
“ Based on the Harry Potter Films and The Woman in Black, but I've also heard good things about his stage performances. ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Rupert Grint
Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint was born in Harlow, Essex, England, the elder son of Joanne (Parsons) and Nigel Grint, who dealt in memorabilia. The first of 5 children, Rupert has one brother and 3 sisters. His brother James was born when Rupert was a year old, Georgina and Samantha were born in 1993 and 1996 respectively, and last, but not least, Charlotte, who was born in 1999...
“ Based on the Harry Potter Films and Driving Lessons ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Emma Watson
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born in Paris, France, to English parents, Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson, both lawyers. She moved to Oxfordshire when she was five, where she attended the Dragon School. From the age of six, Emma knew that she wanted to be an actress and, for a number of years, she trained at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts...
“ Based on her work in the Harry Potter Films, Ballet Shoes, and Perks of Being a Wallflower. ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Jennifer Lawrence
Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is best known for playing Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, Tiffany Maxwell in Silver Linings Playbook, and Rosalyn Rosenfeld in American Hustle. Jennifer Shrader Lawrence was born on August 15, 1990 in Louisville, Kentucky, to Karen (Koch), who manages a children's camp...
“ Based on her work in Winter's Bone, The Hunger Games, and Silver Linings Playbook ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Robert Pattinson
Actor, Twilight
Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson was born May 13, 1986 in London, England, to Clare (Charlton), who worked at a modeling agency, and Richard Pattinson, a vintage car importer. He enjoys music and plays both the guitar and piano. When Robert was fifteen, he started acting in amateur plays with the Barnes Theatre Company...
“ Based on Water for Elephants NOT Twilight ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587
Zac Efron
Actor, 17 Again
Zachary David Alexander Efron was born October 18, 1987 in San Luis Obispo, California. He is the son of Starla Baskett, a former secretary, and David Efron, an electrical engineer. He has a younger brother, Dylan. His surname, "Efron", is a Biblical place name, and comes from Zac's Polish Jewish paternal grandfather...
“ Based on Hairspray and 17 Again. I haven't seen the High School Musicals ” - mjjsgirl80-51-380587