Tom Hanks is a great actor. He has acomplised what many have not. He can take the role of character and become a part of that character. From his first role he has been an great actor. All of his roles are a work of art. And as a human he is a great person. Tom Hanks is very intelligent person. His roles are amazing. From Forrest Gump to Dr.Robert Langden to Charlie Wilson he is a great actor and part of humanity.
Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. (/ d ə ˈ n ɪər oʊ /; born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, producer, and director. De Niro was cast as the young Vito Corleone in the 1974 film The Godfather Part II, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Nicholson has won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice - one for the drama One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), and the other for the romantic comedy As Good as It Gets (1997). He also won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the comedy-drama Terms of Endearment (1983).
Denzel Hayes Washington Jr. (born December 28, 1954) is an American actor, director, and producer. He has received three Golden Globe awards, a Tony Award, and two Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for the historical war drama film Glory (1989) and Best Actor for his role as a corrupt cop in the crime thriller Training Day (2001).
Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, producer, and narrator. Freeman won an Academy Award in 2005 for Best Supporting Actor with Million Dollar Baby (2004), and he has received Oscar nominations for his performances in Street Smart (1987), Driving Miss Daisy (1989), The Shawshank Redemption (1994), and Invictus (2009).
Johnny Depp is my favourite actor, but for me he isn't only a simple star of Hollywood, he's fantastic, original, sometimes funny, sometimes sad, sometimes good and sometimes cruel, but I love him, he's really a special person, there isn't anyone like him in the world.
The performance earned Pitt his first Screen Actors Guild Award nomination, as well as a fourth Golden Globe and second Academy Award nomination, all in the category for Best Actor. The film received thirteen Academy Award nominations in total, and grossed $329 million at the box office worldwide.
It received nine Academy Awards nominations, including Best Actor for Damon; he and Affleck won Oscars and Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay. He and Affleck were each paid salaries of $600,000, while the film grossed over $225 million at the worldwide box office.
Christian Bale is one of the most amazing actors of our time. He played every character with such an amazing passion and the variety of characters is really impressive. In my opinion that's what makes an outstanding actor. Plus he has a feeling for good movies, his movie list is a real treasureM+1.
Tom Cruise. Thomas Cruise Mapother IV (born July 3, 1962), known professionally as Tom Cruise, is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. He started his career at age 19 in the film Endless Love.
For his portrayal of Ennis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain, Ledger won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor and Best International Actor from the Australian Film Institute, and was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and for the Academy Award for Best Actor.
Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear (1996), American History X (1998) and Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014).
Will Smith shouldn't be on a list of one of the best 200 actors of all time. Cuba Gooding Jr is 5 times better then Will Smith. What about Forest Whitaker - a very -very fine actor. I think that by showing Will Smith's face, on some of the greatest actors of all time, is sickening and down right insane. It makes me sick to my stomach that his face and name was on the same page as some of these great actors.
The National Theatre's largest auditorium is named in his honour, and he is commemorated in the Laurence Olivier Awards, given annually by the Society of London Theatre. He was married three times, to the actresses Jill Esmond from 1930 to 1940, Vivien Leigh from 1940 to 1960, and Joan Plowright from 1961 until his death.
Hugh Jackman is an Australian actor Who is Hugh Jackman? What is his background? Hugh Michael Jackman, 49, was born October 12, 1968 and is an Australian actor, singer, and producer. He started his acting career on the Australian television show, Correlli.
Sean Justin Penn (born August 17, 1960) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has won two Academy Awards, for his roles in the mystery drama Mystic River (2003) and the biopic Milk (2008). Penn began his acting career in television with a brief appearance in episode 112 of Little House on the Prairie (December 4, 1974), directed by his father Leo Penn.
A statue was erected in 1998; since 2011, the town has been host to the annual Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival, which was founded to celebrate Chaplin's legacy and to showcase new comic talent. In other tributes, a minor planet, 3623 Chaplin – discovered by Soviet astronomer Lyudmila Karachkina in 1981 – is named after Chaplin.
Fiennes' portrayal of Nazi war criminal Amon Göth in Schindler's List (1993) earned him nominations for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor, and he won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.
It's fantastic and peopled with your favorite actors from Firefly, Buffy, and the rest of the Whedon-verse. Fillion played Dogberry and Gregg took on Leonato. If you're a geek and love Shakespeare (yes, yes, my hand is raised) you might just weep tears of happiness.
Actors should be judged by each performance. Some performances are good but some are bad. Aamir khan is the only actor in bollywood who has given terrific performances back to back in his movies. An actor with that amount of consistency should be considered to be the best.
For his portrayal of Johnny Cash, Phoenix was nominated for his second Academy Award, in the category of Best Actor as well as the BAFTA Award for Best Actor, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role.
Robin Williams was a talent that shined throughout decades. He started as a stand-up comic, became well-known from the sitcom "Mork and Mindy," and made his film debut in "Popeye." Through his vivacious personality and by bringing humor into everything he did, he made a name for himself.
Meryl Streep is a great actress, but Jon Mixon makes a salient point: too many other great actresses are consistently overlooked. This is nowhere made clearer than in the case of minority actresses. One could make a strong case for say, Cicely Tyson, among others, as being worthy of the accolades Ms. Streep has showered upon her for less effort.
In 1995, Mel Gibson directed, produced, and starred in Braveheart, a biographical film of Sir William Wallace, a Scottish nationalist who was executed in 1305 for "high treason" against King Edward I of England. Gibson received two Academy Awards, Best Director and Best Picture, for his second directorial effort.
Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967 – February 2, 2014) was an American actor, director, and producer. Best known for his distinctive supporting and character roles – typically lowlifes, eccentrics, bullies, and misfits – Hoffman acted in many films from the early 1990s until his death in 2014.
Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan (born 27 December 1965), credited as Salman Khan (pronunciation: [səlˈmaːn ˈxaːn]) is an Indian film actor, producer, singer and television personality. In a film career spanning almost thirty years, Khan has received numerous awards, including two National Film Awards and two Filmfare Awards.
Quentin Tarantino is one of the best writers and film-makers in Hollywood today. He is known for creating violent films with interesting story lines, engaging dialogue, and iconic characters. Many of the best actors in the world have worked with Tarantino on multiple occasions.
Clooney won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the Middle East thriller Syriana (2005), and subsequently earned Best Actor nominations for the legal thriller Michael Clayton (2007) and the comedy-dramas Up in the Air (2009) and The Descendants (2011).