Top 10 Hollywood Actors

Sunday, March 6 by Sheldon Reid

Whenever their faces appear onscreen, almost every movie fan recognizes these top ten Hollywood actors. These men demonstrate acting versatility and breathe life into every role they take on.

  1. Johnny Depp. This Hollywood actor is a man who takes on many odd roles and always makes them appealing. For example, Depp has taken roles such as the lonely Edward Scissorhands, the drunken Jack Sparrow and the eccentric Mad Hatter.
  2. Morgan Freeman. Armed with a cool and commanding demeanor, Freeman has even starred as God in “Bruce Almighty” and “Evan Almighty.” Aside from his famous onscreen appearances, this Hollywood actor frequently serves as a narrator.
  3. Robin Williams. In addition to performing standup comedy, Williams is also a top Hollywood actor, having assumed roles such as Teddy Roosevelt in “Night at the Museum” and Daniel Hillard in “Mrs. Doubtfire.” He brings his enchanting sense of humor to many of his on-screen roles. 
  4. George Clooney. While he may not have turned out to be the bona fide paterfamilias he claimed to be in “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” Clooney is certainly a top Hollywood actor. He displayed charm and wit as the leading man in “Ocean’s Eleven” and Leatherheads.”
  5. Bruce Willis. Willis is an entertaining, tough guy and one of Hollywood’s top actors. He served as the leading man in films such as “Sin City” and “Armageddon.”
  6. Will Smith. Smith has collected a lengthy list of movie appearances under his belt, including roles such as Mike Lowery in “Bad Boys” and Agent J in “Men in Black.” In 2008, he was the highest paid Hollywood actor.
  7. Christian Bale. Bale is another one of Hollywood’s tough guys. Arguably, he is most famous for his portrayal of the caped crusader in Christopher Nolan’s “Batman” films. He also starred alongside Johnny Depp in “Public Enemies” and Russell Crowe in “3:10 to Yuma.”
  8. Mike Meyers. Meyers is a hilarious and talented actor who starred in the “Austin Powers” series. He also provided the voice of Shrek in the “Shrek” films.
  9. Russell Crowe. Crowe is a Hollywood actor who traveled from Down Under to reach American shores. He took on the role of leading man in films such as “Gladiator” and “A Beautiful Mind.”
  10. Tom Hanks. Some of Hanks more famous roles include Forrest Gump in “Forrest Gump” and Chuck Noland in “Cast Away.” He also provided the voice of Woody in the “Toy Story” series.