Presidents and Prime Ministers

by Lindenhurst | created - 07 Nov 2013 | updated - 27 Jul 2014 | Public

Actors and actresses who have played fictional presidents and prime ministers.

1. Harrison Ford

Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark

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,...

President James Marshall (Air Force One)

2. Aaron Eckhart

Actor | The Dark Knight

Aaron Eckhart was born on March 12, 1968 in Cupertino, California, USA as Aaron Edward Eckhart. He is an actor and producer, known for The Dark Knight (2008), Thank You for Smoking (2005) and In the Company of Men (1997).

President Benjamin Asher (Olympus Has Fallen)

3. Jamie Foxx

Actor | Django Unchained

Jamie Foxx is an American actor, singer and comedian. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy, for his work in the biographical film Ray (2004). The same year, he was nominated for the Academy...

President James Sawyer (White House Down)

4. Tony Goldwyn

Actor | Ghost

Actor, director, producer Tony Goldwyn is taking multi-tasking to a new level. While starring as President Fitzgerald Grant in Shonda Rhimes' hit series "Scandal," Goldwyn has other projects in the works as well. He recently took on the controversial figure Warren Jeffs, starring in the Lifetime ...

President Fitzgerald Grant (Scandal)

5. Geena Davis

Actress | Thelma & Louise

As a child, Geena dreamed of being an actress. While in high school, she felt left out and had low self-esteem because, at 6 feet, she was the tallest girl in school. After high school graduation, Geena entered New England College in New Hampshire and then transferred the next year to Boston ...

President Mackenzie Allen (Commander in Chief)

6. Will Lyman

Actor | Mystic River

Will Lyman is a greatly underused actor who grabbed a bit of popularity with two TV series: Crossbow (1987) and Hull High (1990), playing Mr. Deerborn under the direction of Kenny Ortega. He also played in two well-regarded made-for-TV movies, American Playhouse: Three Sovereigns for Sarah: Part I ...

President Theodore Roosevelt Bridges (Commander in Chief)

7. Martin Sheen

Actor | The Departed

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 ...

President Josiah Bartlet (The West Wing)

8. Michel Gill

Actor | House of Cards

Michel is a first generation American born to parents who narrowly escaped the Holocaust. They themselves sprung from the Great Diaspora, which began in Moscow, Odessa and Kiev. Michel's mother, Nadine Gill, (née Racine) lives in New York, and his father, James Vladimir Gill, lived in Switzerland ...

President Garrett Walker (House of Cards, U.S.)

9. William Sadler

Actor | Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey

William Thomas Sadler was born on April 13, 1950 in Buffalo, New York, to Jane and William Sadler. He began his acting career in New York theaters, appearing in more than 75 productions over the course of 12 years. His roles included that of Sgt. Merwin J. Toomey in Neil Simon's Tony Award winning ...

President Ellis (Iron Man 3)

10. Jonathan Pryce

Actor | Tomorrow Never Dies

From Holywell to Hollywood, Jonathan Pryce, CBE is a critically acclaimed and award winning actor from North Wales, internationally regarded as one of the greatest on both stage and screen. Renowned for his immense versatility and powerful presence he has transcended the industry, effortlessly ...

U.S. President (G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra)

11. Danny Glover

Actor | Lethal Weapon

Actor, producer and humanitarian Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage and television for more than 25 years.

Glover was born in San Francisco, California, to Carrie (Hunley) and James Glover, postal workers who were also active in civil rights.

Glover trained at the Black ...

President Thomas Wilson (2012)

12. William Hurt

Actor | A History of Violence

William McChord Hurt was born in Washington, D.C., to Claire Isabel (McGill) and Alfred McChord Hurt, who worked at the State Department. He was trained at Tufts University and The Juilliard School and has been nominated for four Academy Awards, including the most recent nomination for his ...

President Ashton (Vantage Point)

13. Josef Sommer

Actor | Dirty Harry

Josef Sommer is a classically trained stage actor who has also been a prolific performer in films. He made his debut at the age of nine in a production of "Watch on the Rhine" with the Carolina Playmakers in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He trained as an actor at the American Shakespeare Festival in...

The President (X-Men: The Last Stand)

14. James Caan

Actor | The Godfather

A masculine and enigmatic actor whose life and movie career have had more ups and downs than the average rollercoaster and whose selection of roles has arguably derailed him from achieving true superstar status, James Caan is New York-born and bred.

He was born in the Bronx, to Sophie (Falkenstein) ...

The President (Get Smart)

15. Bruce Greenwood

Actor | Star Trek

Bruce Greenwood was born on August 12, 1956 in Noranda, Québec, Canada as Stuart Bruce Greenwood. He is an actor and producer, known for Star Trek (2009), Thirteen Days (2000) and Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013). He has been married to Susan Devlin since 1985. They have one child.

The President (National Treasure: Book of Secrets)

16. Bill Pullman

Actor | Independence Day

William James Pullman was born in Hornell, New York, one of seven children of Johanna (Blaas), a nurse, and James Pullman, a doctor. He is of Dutch (mother) and English, Northern Irish, and Scottish (father) descent. After high school, Bill went into a building construction program at SUNY Delhi in...

President Dale Gilchrist (1600 Penn) President Thomas J. Whitmore (Independence Day)

17. Blair Underwood

Actor | Deep Impact

Smart, confident, eloquent, exceptionally handsome African-American actor Blair Underwood was born in Tacoma, Washington in 1964, the son of Marilyn Ann, an interior decorator, and Frank Eugene Underwood, Sr., an army colonel. With his family, he lived all over the world. Trained in musical theater...

President Elias Martinez (The Event)

18. James Naughton

Actor | The First Wives Club

James Naughton, a handsome charmer and solid, reliable player on film and TV, is best-known for his magnetic work on the musical stage. The two-time Tony award winner for his cynical, "Sam Spade"-like detective in "City of Angels" (1990) and slick, shyster lawyer/razzle dazzler "Billy Flynn" in the...

President Paul Kincaid (Hostages) President Davenport (First Kid)

19. Adrian Pasdar

Actor | Near Dark

Adrian Pasdar was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, to Rosemarie Pasdar (née Sbresny), who owns a travel agency, and Homayoon Pasdar, a prominent heart surgeon. His father is Iranian and his mother, who was born in Germany, is of German, and some Polish, descent. At the age of 2, his father moved ...

President Paul Garcetti (Political Animals)

20. Peter Coyote

Actor | Bitter Moon

Peter Coyote was born in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Robert Peter Cohon to Ruth (Fidler) and Morris Cohon, an investment banker. He is an actor, known for Bitter Moon (1992), Sphere (1998) and Patch Adams (1998). Coyote was previously married to Stefanie Pleet and Marilyn McCann.

President Dave Segovia (FlashForward) President Sterling (Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief) President Adair T. Manning (Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil)

21. Dennis Haysbert

Actor | Far from Heaven

Dennis Haysbert was born on June 2, 1954 in San Mateo, California, USA as Dennis Dexter Haysbert. He is an actor and producer, known for Far from Heaven (2002), 24 (2001) and Now and Again (1999). He was previously married to Lynn Griffith and Elena Simms.

President David Palmer (24)

22. Jimmy Smits

Actor | Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Jimmy Smits was born on July 9, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Jimmy L. Smits. He is an actor and producer, known for Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), NYPD Blue (1993) and The West Wing (1999). He was previously married to Barbara Smits.

President Matthew Santos (The West Wing)

23. Cherry Jones

Actress | Signs

Cherry Jones was born on November 21, 1956 in Paris, Tennessee, USA. She is an actress, known for Signs (2002), The Village (2004) and The Perfect Storm (2000). She has been married to Sophie Huber since 2015.

President Allison Taylor (24)

24. Christopher B. Duncan

Actor | The Jamie Foxx Show

Christopher is from Colorado Springs, Colorado. He received his B.F.A. in Acting from The University of Colorado, Boulder. He also worked with The Colorado Shakespeare Festival. Additional theatre credits include "The Old Settler" at The Pasadena Playhouse for which he received an Ovation award ...

President William Johnson (The First Family)

25. Steven Culp

Actor | Thirteen Days

Steven Culp was born on December 3 in La Jolla, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Thirteen Days (2000) as Robert F. Kennedy, JAG (1995) as CIA Agent Clayton Webb and Desperate Housewives (2004) as Rex Van de Kamp. Despite being killed-off in season 1, Rex has appeared since in every season...

President Edward Taylor (Impact)

26. Michael Dorn

Actor | Star Trek: First Contact

Michael Dorn was born on December 9, 1952 in Luling, Texas, USA as Michiel Dorn. He is an actor and director, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) and Star Trek: Nemesis (2002).

The President (Heroes)

27. Powers Boothe

Actor | The Avengers

Incisive, gravelly-voiced screen tough guy Powers Boothe was born on June 1, 1948 in Snyder, Texas, a sharecropper's son. Used to hard physical work "chopping cotton" as a youngster, he went on to become the first member of his family to attend university. He then proceeded to study acting via a ...

President Noah Daniels (24: Redemption)

28. D.B. Woodside

Actor | Lucifer

D.B. Woodside was born on July 25, 1969 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as David Bryan Woodside. He is an actor and director, known for Lucifer (2015), 24 (2001) and Romeo Must Die (2000).

President Wayne Palmer (24)

29. Beau Bridges

Actor | The Fabulous Baker Boys

Beau Bridges was born in Hollywood, and is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and his wife, who was his college sweetheart, Dorothy Dean Bridges. Born just two days after the attack on Pearl Harbour, he was delivered by candlelight because of a power blackout. Named Lloyd Vernet Bridges III, his ...

President Paul Hollister (10.5)

30. Geoff Pierson

Actor | Dexter

Pierson was born and raised in Chicago. After graduating from high school, he moved to New York to attend Fordham University. He earned a Bachelor's Degree and went on to the Yale School of Drama where, in 1980, he earned his masters. He began his career in summer stock outside of Chicago. In 1983,...

President John Keeler (24)

31. William Devane

Actor | Knots Landing

William Devane, the movie and television actor, was born in Albany, New York, the son of Joseph Devane, who served as Franklin D. Roosevelt's chauffeur when he was Governor of New York. After graduating from New York City's American Academy of Dramatic Arts, he appeared on-stage. He finally made ...

President James Heller (24: Live Another Day) The President (The Dark Knight Rises) President Henry Hayes (Stargate SG-1)

32. Richard Jenkins

Actor | The Shape of Water

Richard Jenkins was born on May 4, 1947 in DeKalb, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for The Shape of Water (2017), The Visitor (2007) and Step Brothers (2008). He has been married to Sharon R. Friedrick since August 23, 1969. They have two children.

President Raphelson (White House Down)

33. Hunt Block

Actor | Salt

Hunt Block was born on February 16, 1953 in Glen Burnie, Maryland, USA as Huntington Macdonald Block. He is an actor, known for Salt (2010), The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984) and Knots Landing (1979).

President Howard Lewis (Salt)

34. 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 ...

President Andrew Boone (Swing Vote)

35. David Rasche

Actor | Burn After Reading

David Rasche was born on August 7, 1944 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He is an actor, known for Burn After Reading (2008), United 93 (2006) and In the Loop (2009). He has been married to Heather Lupton since 1979. They have three children.

President Ballentine (The Sentinel) President Whitman (DAG)

36. Jeff Bridges

Actor | The Big Lebowski

Jeffrey Leon Bridges was born on December 4, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, the son of well-known film and TV star Lloyd Bridges and his long-time wife Dorothy Dean Bridges (née Simpson). He grew up amid the happening Hollywood scene with big brother Beau Bridges. Both boys popped up, without ...

President Jackson Evans (The Contender)

37. Jeong-kil Lee

Actor | Athena: Jeonjaeng-ui Yeoshin

Jeong-kil Lee is an actor, known for Athena: Jeonjaeng-ui Yeoshin (2010), Ailiseu (2009) and Byeol-e-seo on geu-dae (2013).

President Jo Myeong-Ho (IRIS)

38. Pernilla August

Actress | Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

Pernilla August started acting as a child, performing in plays at Vår teater and at school. In 1979 she was accepted at the Statens scenskola to study acting professionally. Director Ingmar Bergman took note of her early and cast her as a nanny in his Fanny and Alexander (1982).

In 1982 she got ...

Prime Minister Sara Landhag (Hamilton)

39. Colm Feore

Actor | Chicago

Colm Feore was born on August 22, 1958 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Chicago (2002), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) and Bon Cop Bad Cop (2006). He has been married to Donna Feore since 1994. They have two children. He was previously married to Sidonie Boll.

President Richard Adar (Battlestar Galactica)

40. Mary McDonnell

Actress | Battlestar Galactica

Mary McDonnell is a two-time Oscar®-nominated actress, who is known for her character portrayals in both period and present-day screen roles.

Mary Eileen McDonnell was born on April 28, 1952 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, to Eileen (Mundy) and John McDonnell, a computer consultant, both of Irish ...

President Laura Roslin (Battlestar Galactica)

41. Pierce Brosnan

Actor | The World Is Not Enough

Pierce Brendan Brosnan was born in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland, to May (Smith), a nurse, and Thomas Brosnan, a carpenter. He lived in Navan, County Meath, until he moved to England, UK, at an early age (thus explaining his ability to play men from both backgrounds convincingly). His father left...

Prime Minister Adam Lang (The Ghost Writer)

42. Gabriel Byrne

Actor | The Usual Suspects

Byrne was the first of six children, born in Dublin, Ireland. His father was a cooper and his mother a hospital worker. He was raised Catholic and educated by the Irish Christian Brothers. He spent five years of his childhood in a seminary training to be a Catholic priest. He later said, "I spent ...

Prime Minister Tom Dawkins (Secret State)

43. Tobias Menzies

Actor | Casino Royale

Tobias was born in London. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in 1998 and began his acting career in popular UK series such as Foyle's War (2002), Midsomer Murders (1997), and Casualty (1986). He also appeared in the controversial drama A Very Social Secretary (2005). He is ...

Prime Minister Charles Flyte (Secret State)

44. Pamela Salem

Actress | Never Say Never Again

Pamela Salem was born on January 22, 1950 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India. She is an actress, known for Never Say Never Again (1983), The Great Train Robbery (1978) and Gods and Monsters (1998). She has been married to Michael O'Hagan since 1983.

Prime Minister Maureen Graty (The West Wing)

45. Armin Mueller-Stahl

Actor | Eastern Promises

Armin Mueller-Stahl was born on December 17, 1930 in Tilsit, East Prussia, Germany. He is an actor and director, known for Eastern Promises (2007), Shine (1996) and The International (2009). He has been married to Gabriele Scholz since 1973. They have one child. He was previously married to Monika ...

Prime Minister Efraim Zahavy (The West Wing)

46. James Cromwell

Actor | The Green Mile

Born in Los Angeles but raised in Manhattan and educated at Middlebury College and Carnegie-Mellon University, James Cromwell is the son of film director John Cromwell and actress Kay Johnson. He studied acting at Carnegie-Mellon, and went into the theatre (like his parents) doing everything from ...

President D. Wire Newman (The West Wing)

47. John Shrapnel

Actor | Troy

John Shrapnel was born in Birmingham, the son of Norman and Myfanwy Shrapnel. He was brought up in Stockport and south London, attending City of London School and Cambridge University. He was an original member of the National Youth Theatre and has worked extensively in theatre, particularly the ...

Prime Minister Edward Shaw (The Palace)

48. Ian Richardson

Actor | From Hell

A classical actor (and founding member in 1960 of the Royal Shakespeare Company), Richardson earned international fame as the villainous Francis Urquart in the BBC television trilogy, "House of Cards." Uttered in a cut-glass accent, the Machiavellian Prime Minister's sly "You might well think that ...

Prime Minister Francis Urquhart (House of Cards, U.K.)

49. Anne Consigny

Actress | Elle

Anne Consigny was born on May 25, 1963 in Alençon, Orne, France as Marie Consigny. She is an actress, known for Elle (2016), The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007) and Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct (2008).

President Grace Bellanger (L'État de Grace)

50. Earl Cameron

Actor | Inception

Earl Cameron was born on August 8, 1917 in Pembroke, Bermuda. He is an actor, known for Inception (2010), Thunderball (1965) and The Interpreter (2005). He has been married to Barbara Cameron since September 20, 1994. He was previously married to Audrey Cameron.

President Edmond Zuwanie (The Interpreter)

51. Nick Jameson

Actor | Frozen

Nick Jameson was born on July 10, 1950 in Columbia, Missouri, USA. He is an actor, known for Frozen (2013).

President Yuri Suvarov (24)

52. Sidse Babett Knudsen

Actress | Borgen

Sidse Babett Knudsen was born on November 22, 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Borgen (2010), Westworld (2016) and Inferno (2016).

Prime Minister Birgitte Nyborg Christensen (Borgen)

53. Ulrich Thomsen

Actor | Festen

Ulrich Thomsen graduated from The Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance in 1993, after which playing on several theaters in Copenhagen, i.e. Dr. Dantes Aveny, Mungo Park and Østre Gasværks Teater. His debut on film was in Ole Bornedal's Nattevagten (1994). Since then a number of ...

President Mikhail Belicoff (Hitman)

54. Gregory Itzin

Actor | 24

Gregory Itzin was born on April 20, 1948 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is an actor, known for 24 (2001), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) and Law Abiding Citizen (2009). He has been married to Judith L. Goldman since September 29, 1979. They have two children.

President Charles Logan (24)

55. Ray Wise

Actor | Batman: The Killing Joke

Raymond Herbert "Ray" Wise (born August 20, 1947) is an American actor. Some of his best-known roles include Leland Palmer in Twin Peaks (1990), henchman Leon C. Nash in RoboCop (1987), Jack Taggart Sr. in Jeepers Creepers II (2003), the Devil in the CW television series Reaper (2007), Donald ...

President Michael Dugan (Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2)

56. Roger Cross

Actor | The Chronicles of Riddick

Roger Cross was born on October 19, 1969 in Christiana, Jamaica. He is an actor, known for The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Continuum (2012) and The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008).

The President (Polar Storm)

57. Benito Martinez

Actor | The Shield

Benito Martinez is most widely recognized as David Aceveda, the character he portrays on the long running hit drama The Shield (2002), winner of the Golden Globe for best drama.

For his work as "David," Benito has received national and international attention, nominated for many acting accolades and...

President Benjamin Castillo (The Unit)

58. Isaach De Bankolé

Actor | Casino Royale

Isaach De Bankole, C'sar award-winning actor, was born on the Ivory Coast. Isaach was discovered on the streets of Paris while studying to be an airline pilot. He has a degree in Acting from Cours Simon and a Masters in Mathematics from the Universite de Paris.

Prime Minister Ule Matobo (24: Redemption)

59. Anil Kapoor

Actor | Slumdog Millionaire

Living in a Chawl in Tilak Nagar, Punjabi-speaking Anil was born in 1959 to Surinder and Nirmal aka Suchitra Kapoor. He has an elder brother, Boney, a sister, Reena, and a younger brother, Sanjay. His dad used to be Shammi Kapoor's Secretary.

A loner, without many friends, he studied in the nearby ...

President Omar Hassan (24)

60. Ciarán Hinds

Actor | The Woman in Black

Ciaran Hinds was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on February 9, 1953. He was one of five children and the only son. His father was a doctor who hoped to have Ciaran follow in his footsteps, but that was not to be. It was his mother Moya, an amateur actress, who was the real influence behind his ...

President Donald Hammond (Political Animals)

61. George C. Scott

Actor | Patton

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...

President Samuel Arthur Tresch (Mr. President)

62. Patty Duke

Actress | Valley of the Dolls

Patty Duke was born Anna Marie Duke on December 14, 1946 in Elmhurst, New York, to Frances Margaret (McMahon), a cashier, and John Patrick Duke, a cab driver and handyman. She is of Irish, and one eighth German, descent. Her acting career began when she was introduced to her brother Ray Duke's ...

President Julia Mansfield (Hail to the Chief)

63. Dikran Tulaine

Actor | The Lena Baker Story

Dikran Tulaine is an actor, known for Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story (2008), Looper (2012) and D'Arline (2016).

U.K. Leader (G.I. Joe: Retaliation)

64. Ilia Volok

Actor | Air Force One

Ilia Volok is a Soviet-born actor. He has appeared in over 150 films, television shows, and video games. He was born in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, Ukraine. He is known for his work on Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull; Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol; and The Curious Case of ...

Russian Leader (G.I. Joe: Retaliation)

65. Robert Catrini

Actor | Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Robert Catrini was born on January 5, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Robert Lawrence Catrini. He is an actor and producer, known for Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013) and Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story (2015). He has been married to Peggy Catrini since 1978.

Israeli President (G.I. Joe: Retaliation)

66. James Lew

Stunts | Luke Cage

Raised in South Central Los Angeles, James Lew's destiny was to answer a cattle call in Hollywood for the hugely popular Kung Fu (1972) television series. He went on to star in the now collectible Hong Kong film, Young Dragon (1979). He made the move to big budget studio films in 1984. John ...

Chinese Leader (G.I. Joe: Retaliation)

67. Ajay Mehta

Actor | Spider-Man

Ajay Mehta was born in New Delhi, India. He is an actor and producer, known for Spider-Man (2002), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013) and Superhero Movie (2008).

Indian Leader (G.I. Joe: Retaliation)

68. Augustus Cho

Actor | G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Augustus Cho is an actor, known for G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), American Warships (2012) and Redemption of the Commons (2014).

North Korean Leader (G.I. Joe: Retaliation)

69. Donald Sutherland

Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The towering presence of Canadian actor Donald Sutherland is often noticed, as are his legendary contributions to cinema. He has appeared in almost 200 different shows and films. He is also the father of renowned actor Kiefer Sutherland, among others.

Donald McNichol Sutherland was born in Saint ...

President Coriolanus Snow (The Hunger Games)

70. Stephen McHattie

Actor | Pontypool

Stephen McHattie was born on February 3, 1947 in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada as Stephen McHattie Smith. He is an actor and director, known for Pontypool (2008), The Fountain (2006) and The Covenant (2006). He is married to Lisa Houle. They have three children. He was previously married to Meg ...

President Carrington (XIII: The Series)

71. Amir M. Korangy

Actor | Mom

Amir M. Korangy is an actor, known for Mom (2013), NCIS: Los Angeles (2009) and Silicon Valley (2014).

Turkish Prime Minister (Scandal)

72. Mobin Khan

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Mobin Khan was born on May 12, 1952 in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an actor and producer, known for The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), 2012 (2009) and A Letter That Came from a Far Country.

President Khan (Scandal)

73. Gladys Khan

Actress | The Soloist

Gladys Khan is an actress and producer, known for The Soloist (2009), The God of Death (2017) and Silicon Valley (2014).

Indian Prime Minister (Scandal)

74. Perry King

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Perry King was born on April 30, 1948 in Alliance, Ohio, USA as Perry Firestone King. He is an actor and director, known for The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Class of 1984 (1982) and Bad (1977).

President Blake (The Day After Tomorrow)

75. Sam Waterston

Actor | Law & Order

Sam Waterston was born on November 15, 1940 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA as Samuel Atkinson Waterston. He is an actor and producer, known for Law & Order (1990), The Killing Fields (1984) and The Great Gatsby (1974). He has been married to Lynn Louisa Woodruff since January 26, 1976. They ...

President William Foster (The Enemy Within)

76. Peter Strauss

Actor | The Secret of NIMH

Peter Strauss has focused on theater for the last few years. He recently performed the role of Leonardo da Vinci in "Divine Rivalry" at Hartford Stage, Ben Bradlee in "Top Secret: The Battle for the Pentagon Papers" for the New York Theater Workshop, Sigmund Freud in "Sabina" for Primary Stages and...

President James Sanford (xXx: State of the Union)

77. Holmes Osborne

Actor | That Thing You Do!

Holmes Osborne was born on November 7, 1947 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is an actor, known for That Thing You Do! (1996), Affliction (1997) and Donnie Darko (2001).

President Robert Maxwell (Seven Days)

78. Ho-jin Chun

Actor | Ang-ma-reul bo-at-da

Ho-jin Chun was born on September 9, 1960 in South Korea. He is an actor, known for I Saw the Devil (2010), Yungnyong-i Nareusya (2015) and Biyeolhan geori (2006).

President Choi Eung-chan (City Hunter)

79. Søren Spanning

Actor | En kongelig affære

Søren Spanning was born on May 30, 1951 in Denmark. He is an actor, known for A Royal Affair (2012), Borgen (2010) and Headhunter (2009). He is married to Karen-Lise Mynster. They have two children.

Prime Minister Lars Hesselboe (Borgen)

80. Mimi Kuzyk

Actress | Lost and Delirious

Mimi Kuzyk is a Winnipeg born actress, best know for her roles in the series Hill Street Blues and Blue Murder. Mimi grew up in Winnipeg with her brother and five sisters. She discovered her love of dance at the age of eight. Following her passion, Mimi joined the Rusalka Folk Ensemble, which she ...

President Sally Sheridan (XIII)

81. Ted Atherton

Actor | Hollywoodland

Ted Atherton's big break came when he was cast as Pan Philips in the CBC TV series "Nothing Too Good For A Cowboy." This series gave him a Gemini Award nomination in 2000,as "Best Lead in a Continuing Dramatic Role." Now Ted is well known by fans everywhere as the sarcastic yet funny F.B.I. Agent ...

President John Fields (Executive Power)

82. Soon-jae Lee

Actor | Geu-dae-leul sa-rang-hab-ni-da

Soon-jae Lee is an actor, known for Geu-dae-leul sa-rang-hab-ni-da (2011), Betoben baireoseu (2008) and My Princess (2011).

President Kim Jeong-ho (Good Morning President)

83. Dong-Gun Jang

Actor | Taegukgi hwinalrimyeo

South Korean actor Jang Dong-Gun starred in two record-breaking box office hits; one of which was 'Friend,' the highest grossing Korean film at the time. He gained widespread critical acclaim for his portrayal of a troubled high school student who chooses the life of organized crime, paving the way...

President Cha Ji-wook (Good Morning President)

84. Du-shim Ko

Actress | Gajokeui tansaeng

Du-shim Ko is an actress, known for Gajokeui tansaeng (2006), Jiltu (1983) and Ineo gongju (2004).

President Han Gyeong-ja (Good Morning President)

85. Gene Hackman

Actor | The French Connection

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 ...

President Alan Richmond (Absolute Power)

86. Michael Douglas

Actor | Wall Street

An actor with over forty years of experience in theatre, film, and television, Michael Douglas branched out into independent feature production in 1975 with the Academy Award-winning One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). Since then, as a producer and as an actor-producer, he has shown an uncanny ...

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87. Mark Harmon

Actor | NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service

Thomas Mark Harmon was born on September 2, 1951 in Burbank, California, to football player and broadcaster Tom Harmon and actress and artist Elyse Knox (née Kornbrath). Harmon played college football and found success as one of TV's hunkiest actors. While many of his roles have relied on good ...

President James Foster (Chasing Liberty)

88. Morgan Freeman

Actor | Se7en

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...

President Tom Beck (Deep Impact)

89. Michael Keaton

Actor | Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Quirky, inventive and handsome American actor Michael Keaton first achieved major fame with his door-busting performance as fast-talking ideas man Bill Blazejowski, alongside a nerdish morgue attendant (Henry Winkler), in Night Shift (1982). He played further comedic roles in Mr. Mom (1983), Johnny...

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90. Gregory Harrison

Actor | Trapper John, M.D.

Gregory Harrison was born on May 31, 1950 in Avalon, Catalina Island, California, USA as Gregory Neale Harrison. He is an actor and producer, known for Trapper John, M.D. (1979), Picnic (1986) and Centennial (1978). He has been married to Randi Oakes since May 3, 1981. They have four children.

President Jonathan Hayes (First Shot)

91. Ronny Cox

Actor | Total Recall

Ronny Cox is a superbly talented actor, singer-songwriter and musician who has been consistently active in Hollywood for over 40 years portraying a diverse range of characters. Born in Cloudcroft, New Mexico, Cox received positive reviews in his first film role for his portrayal of ill-fated ...

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92. Philippe Magnan

Actor | L'immortel

Philippe Magnan was born on August 21, 1948. He is an actor, known for L'immortel (2010), L'affaire Farewell (2009) and La princesse de Montpensier (2010).

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93. Nicholas Farrell

Actor | The Iron Lady

Nicholas Farrell was born in 1955 in Brentwood, Essex, England as Nicholas C. Frost. He is an actor, known for The Iron Lady (2011), Legend (2015) and Hamlet (1996). He has been married to Stella Gonet since 2005. They have two children.

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94. Penelope Wilton

Actress | The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Penelope Wilton was born on June 3, 1946 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England as Penelope Alice Wilton. She is an actress, known for The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011), Shaun of the Dead (2004) and Pride & Prejudice (2005). She was previously married to Ian Holm and Daniel Massey.

Prime Minister Harriet Jones (Doctor Who)

95. Emily Watson

Actress | Breaking the Waves

Emily Watson was born and raised in London, the daughter of Katharine (Venables), an English teacher, and Richard Watson, an architect. After a self-described sheltered upbringing, Watson attended university for three years in Bristol, studying English literature. She applied to drama school and ...

Prime Minister Freya Gardner (The Politician's Husband)

96. Patricia Wettig

Actress | Thirtysomething

Three-time Emmy Award winner Patricia Wettig made a noticeable dramatic impact on late 1980s TV as wife and mom Nancy Weston on the award-winning series Thirtysomething (1987). Although her husband, actor Ken Olin, also co-starred on the series, they had different spouses on the show. Known for her...

President Caroline Reynolds (Prison Break)

97. Daniel J. Travanti

Actor | Hill Street Blues

The highly regarded actor Daniel J. Travanti was born Danielo Giovanni Travanty in the southeastern part of Wisconsin on March 7, 1940, but raised for a time in Iowa before returning to his native state. The youngest son of an American Motors auto worker, he showed both athletic and academic ...

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98. John Bourgeois

Actor | Ginger Snaps

John Bourgeois is an actor and director, known for Ginger Snaps (2000), Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road (2002) and The Prince and Me (2004).

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99. William H. Macy

Actor | Fargo

William H. Macy was born on March 13, 1950 in Miami, Florida, USA as William Hall Macy Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for Fargo (1996), Shameless (2011) and Magnolia (1999). He has been married to Felicity Huffman since September 6, 1997. They have two children.

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100. John Wesley Shipp

Actor | The Flash

John Wesley Shipp was born on January 22, 1955 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. He is an actor and director, known for The Flash (2014), Dawson's Creek (1998) and NYPD Blue (1993).

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