TOP 30 BEST T.V ACTORS

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Paul O'Grady
Paul James O'Grady was born on 14 June 1955 in Birkenhead, England. He attended Christian Brothers School and, after his graduation, worked as a clerk in a magistrate's court. During that time he met a woman named Diane Jansen with whom he had a brief affair. Their daughter, Sharyn, was born in 1974...
“ Paul O' Grady is an excellent T.V Actor who is funny, interesting and enjoyable to watch and his comedy acting is hilarious. ” - nims-1975
 
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Lenny Henry
Lenworth George Henry was born on August 29, 1958, in Dudley, West Midlands in England to a family of Jamaican immigrants. He made his TV debut on a talent show called "New Faces" in 1975 at the age of 16. He won and went on to things such as The Fosters and Tiswas, which was when his career as a comedian took off...
“ Lenny Henry is an excellent T.V Actor who is funny, interesting and enjoyable to watch and his comedy acting is hilarious. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Harry Hill is an excellent T.V Actor who is funny, interesting and enjoyable to watch and his comedy acting is hilarious. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Alan Carr is an excellent T.V Actor who is funny, interesting and enjoyable to wtach and his comedy acting is hilarious. ” - nims-1975
 
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John Partridge
Actor, EastEnders
Musical theatre actor. Trained at Royal Ballet School, Bush Davies; and Performing Arts School Doreen Bird. Began career in the Cats UK national tour as dance captain, playing several roles (Alonzo, Rumpus Cat, u/s Rum Tum Tugger/Mistoffelees. Credits: (West End) The Hunting of the Snark - as 'Butcher'...
“ John Partridge is an excellent actor and his acting as Christian in the soap opera Eastenders is brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Nitin Ganatra is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting as Masood in the soap opera Eastenders is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Jake Wood
Actor, EastEnders
Jake Dylan Wood (born 12 July 1972) is a British actor, best known in his native United Kingdom for playing Max Branning in long-running BBC soap opera EastEnders and in the United States as the voice of the GEICO gecko. He is also well known as Kill Crazy in the eighth series of the sitcom Red Dwarf...
“ Jake Wood is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting as Max Branning in the soap opera Eastenders is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Shane Richie is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting as Alfie Moon in the soap opera Eastenders is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Ricky Norwood is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting as Fatboy in the soap opera Eastenders is also brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Scott Maslen
Actor, EastEnders
Scott Maslen was born in the earshot of Bow Bells, London. He was raised in Woolwich, and by the age of 16 he made his first career choice to go into the Royal Marines. So, he did just that and by the age of 18 he broke his foot and in the company of his friends he went on holiday to Miami, spending time working and on the beach...
“ Scott Maslen is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting as Jack Branning in the soap opera Eastenders is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Alex Walkinshaw is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting as Sgt Dale Smith aka Smith in The Bill and in the T.V programme Waterloo Road was absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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David Jason
Sir David Jason was born in Edmonton, London, in 1940. He has become one of Britain's most famous and respected actors. He is a versatile actor who is most famously known for his role in Only Fools and Horses.... as Del Boy. He made his debut as DelBoy back in 1981 and was still playing the same role up to the Christmas special in 2002...
“ David Jason is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting besides his comedy acting is also excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Nicholas Lyndhurst is an excellent actor and his acting besides his comedy acting is also excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
14.
Larry Hagman
Actor, Dallas
The son of a legendary actress (Mary Martin) and a district attorney, Larry Martin Hagman was born on September 21, 1931 in Fort Worth, Texas. After his parents' divorce, he moved to Los Angeles, California to live with his grandmother. When he was 12, his grandmother died and he moved back to his mother's place...
“ Larry Hagman is an excellent actor and his acting in the U.S T.V programme Dallas was and is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
15.
John Cleese
John Cleese was born on October 27, 1939, in Weston-Super-Mare, England, to Muriel Evelyn (Cross) and Reginald Francis Cleese. He was born into a family of modest means, his father being an insurance salesman; but he was nonetheless sent off to private schools to obtain a good education. Here he was often tormented for his height...
“ John Cleese is an excellent T.V Actor and his acting besides his classic comedy acting as Basil Fawlty in Fawlty Towers is also excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
16.
Ernest Borgnine
Ernest Borgnine was born Ermes Effron Borgnino on January 24, 1917 in Hamden, Connecticut. His parents were Anna (Boselli), who had emigrated from Carpi (MO), Italy, and Camillo Borgnino, who had emigrated from Ottiglio (AL), Italy. As an only child, Ernest enjoyed most sports, especially boxing, but took no real interest in acting...
“ Ernest Borgnine was an excellent actor. His acting as Dominic Santini in the 80's T.V programme Airwolf was absolutely brilliant, it's just a shame that he died. ” - nims-1975
 
17.
Don Johnson
Actor, Miami Vice
Best known for his starring role as Det. Sonny Crockett on the hugely successful TV series Miami Vice, Don Johnson is one of the stars who really defined the 1980s. As James "Sonny" Crockett he went toe-to-toe with drug dealers, pimps, prostitutes, assassins, illegal arms-dealers and crooked cops on a weekly basis from 1984 to 1989...
“ Don Johnson was an excellent actor. His acting as Sonny Crockett in the 80's T.V programme Miami Vice was absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Philip Michael Thomas
Actor, Miami Vice
Philip Michael Thomas - the multi-talented performer best known as Detective Rico Tubbs in the iconic 1980s TV series Miami Vice - made his Broadway debut in 1971 in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play No Place to Be Somebody...and hasn't looked back since. In a remarkable career that spans nearly four decades...
“ Philip Michal Thomas was an excellent actor. His acting as Ricardo Tubbs in the 80's T.V programme Miami Vice was absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Edward James Olmos
Edward James Olmos was born in Los Angeles, California, to Eleanor (Huizar) and Pedro Olmos, who was a mail carrier and welder. His family was of Mexican descent. If Olmos had followed the first love of his life, he would have been a professional baseball player. But by age 13, another love entered his life: rock music...
“ Edward James Olmos was an excellent actor. His acting as Lt Castillo in the 80's T.V programme Miami Vice was absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
20.
Kelsey Grammer
Actor, Cheers
A six-time Emmy Award winner, Kelsey Grammer was born in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, to Sally (Cranmer), a singer, and Frank Allen Grammer, Jr., a musician and restaurateur. He was raised in New Jersey and Florida. Grammer was drawn to the works of William Shakespeare and spent two years at the prestigious Juilliard School...
“ Kelsy Grammer is an excellent T.V actor and his acting as radio psychotherapist Frasier in the comedy Frasier is absolutely hilarious and excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
21.
Lou Ferrigno
An internationally famous and well respected bodybuilder / actor, Lou Ferrigno first appeared on TV screens in 1977 as the musclebound The Incredible Hulk, the alter ego of meek scientist Bruce Banner. Ferrigno was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1951 and as a child suffered from an ear infection that resulted in permanent partial hearing loss...
“ Lou Ferrigno was an excellent T.V actor and his acting as The Incredible Hulk in the 80's T.V series of the same name was absolutely amazing and brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Bill Bixby
The son of a sales clerk and a department store owner, Bill Bixby was the sixth-generation Californian born as Wilfred Bailey Bixby, on January 22, 1934, in San Francisco, California. An only child growing up in the 1940s and 1950s, he attended schools in the same area, took ballroom dance lessons, before attending Lowell High School...
“ Bill Bixby who played Dr. David Banner in the 80's T.V series The Incredible Hulk was an absolutely amazing and brilliant actor. ” - nims-1975
 
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Alfonso Ribeiro
Alfonso Ribeiro was born in New York on September 21, 1971. Alfonso's family is from Trinidad & Tobago. Although rumor has been that he is of Dominican descent, he has stated in an interview that this is false. Neither he nor his family are from the Dominican Republic; they originate from Trinidad & Tobago...
“ Alfonso Riberio who plays Carlton Banks in the sitcom The Fresh Prince Of Bel Air is an excellent T.V actor. ” - nims-1975
 
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Ronnie Barker
Ronnie Barker's remarkable versatility as a performer can be traced back to his time in repertory theatre, where he was able to play a wide range of roles and develop his talent for accents, voices and verbal dexterity. It was during this time that he met Glenn Melvyn, who taught him how to stammer (something he would later use to great effect in the sitcom Open All Hours)...
“ Ronnie Baker is an absolutely brilliant T.V actor and his acting in the T.V comedy The Two Ronnies is absolutey hilarious and brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Ronnie Corbett
Ronnie Corbett began his successful show business career in the early 1950s. Amongst many other things he performed on stage with Danny La Rue in a cacophony of well received variety and cabaret shows. It was whilst performing in these shows that Corbett attracted the attention of several top TV producers and executives who were impressed with his abilities as a stand up comedian...
“ Ronnie Corbett is another brilliant T.V actor and his acting in the T.V comedy The Two Ronnies is absolutely hilarious and brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Rex Smith
A native of Jacksonville, Florida, Smith debuted on Broadway in "Grease" in 1978. He enjoyed a stint as a teen idol in the late 70s and had a gold top-10 single, "You Take My Breath Away", in 1979. He later appeared in both the stage and film versions of The Pirates of Penzance, and he has also appeared on stage in "The Human Comedy"...
“ Rex Smith is also another brilliant T.V actor and his acting as Jesse Mach in the 80's show Streethawk was and is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Joe Regalbuto is also another brilliant TV actor and his acting as Norman Tuttle in the 80's show Streehawk was and is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Tony O' Callaghan is another brilliant T.V actor. His acting as in The Bill and as Ollie in Eastenders is brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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Christopher Meloni
Blessed with a piercing, blue-eyed glint, brawny looks, cocky "tough guy" stance and effortless charisma, TV's Christopher Meloni has grabbed audiences' attention, male and female alike, finding breakthrough small screen stardom playing both sides of the law. Audiences first were taken in by his sexually...
“ Christopher Meloni is another brilliant T.V actor and his acting as Elliot in the U.S Cop Show Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Jason Beghe is also another brilliant T.V actor and his acting as Hank Voight in the U.S Cop Show Chicago PD is absolutely brilliant. ” - nims-1975