Role Transformation - 4.7 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 Role Transformation - 4.7 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 "Brideshead Revisited" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Kevin Spacey Fowler, better known by his stage name Kevin Spacey, is an American actor of screen and stage, film director, producer, screenwriter and singer. Oscar Nominations: 5 Overall Versatility - 5 Stars BAFTA Awards: 1 Oscar Nominations: 3 MoviestarPlanet - a social game for kids, teens & tweens. Role Transformation - 4.8 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 1 This is not a list of the best ACTORS, but MOVIE STARS. Compact Italian-American actor Joe Pesci was born February 9, 1943 in Newark, New Jersey, to Mary (Mesce), a part-time barber, and Angelo Pesci, a bartender and forklift driver. BAFTA Awards: 0 Overall Versatility - 4.6 Stars BAFTA Awards: 0 Overall Versatility - 4.8 Stars Role Transformation - 4.8 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 Role Transformation - 4.6 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 1 "It Happened One Night" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars. There is a different. He was raised in a Jewish family (from Ukraine, Russia-Poland, and Romania). Role Transformation - 4.7 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 1 Golden Globes: 1 Joe" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Oscar Nominations: 0 Oscar Nominations: 4 "On the Waterfront" - Level of Difficulty - 4.9 Stars Role Transformation - 5 StarsAwards & Nominations: Oscars: 1 "The English Patient" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Still at the top of his game. "On Golden Pond" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Oscar Nominations: 2 "The Hospital" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars. His mother, Shirley Jean (Rolles), was a comparative religion lecturer at the Open University, and his father, David Norman Lewis Firth, lectured on history at Winchester University College (formerly King Alfred's... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.9 Stars BAFTA Nominations: 5 "The Shawshank Redemption" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars. BAFTA Awards: 0 The American Academy of Dramatic Arts awarded him a scholarship, and he began ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.6 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 8Greatest Performances: "Raging Bull" - Level of Difficulty - 5 Stars When his mother died (he was six) he traveled the world with his father. Golden Globe Nominations: 0Greatest Performances: "Prick Up Your Ears" - Level of Difficulty - 4.5 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 7Greatest Performances: "Lilies of the Field" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars Oscar Nominations: 2 Influenced by Richard Burton, he decided to study at College of Music and Drama and graduated in 1957. Role Transformation - 4.9 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 1 BAFTA Awards: 0 However, there was a time where she was easily one of the best female action stars in both movies and on television. Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson was born January 3, 1956 in Peekskill, New York, USA, as the sixth of eleven children of Hutton Gibson, a railroad brakeman, and Anne Patricia (Reilly) Gibson (who died in December of 1990). Overall Versatility - 4.8 Stars ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.6 Stars Role Transformation - 4.9 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 Sensitive guy. BAFTA Awards: 4 His father, Charles John Cooper, who was of Irish descent, was a stockbroker. BAFTA Awards: 0 Oscar Nominations: 4 I guess. Greatest Films - by Year: Select an individual year within a decade for a listing of the greatest films for that particular year. Russell Ira Crowe was born in Wellington, New Zealand, to Jocelyn Yvonne (Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe, both of whom catered movie sets. Oscar Nominations: 5 Robert De Niro. George C. Scott was an immensely talented actor, a star of the big screen, stage and television. BAFTA Nominations: 6 Golden Globes: 0 Canadian actor Ryan Gosling is the first person born in the 1980s to have been nominated for the Best Actor Oscar (for Half Nelson (2006)).He was born Ryan Thomas Gosling on November 12, 1980, in London, Ontario, Canada. BAFTA Nominations: 10 Overall Versatility - 4.7 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.7 Stars 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). Role Transformation - 4.9 StarsAwards & Nominations: Oscars: 1 "The Cider House Rules" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 15Greatest Performances:"Scent of a Woman" - Level of Difficulty - 5 Stars "The Private Life of Henry VIII" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars. Now she is slated to star in Chris Nolan's next picture. BAFTA Nominations: 4 His recent ancestry included Dutch, English, and Scottish.Fonda started his acting debut with the Omaha Community Playhouse, a local amateur theater ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.6 Stars Golden Globes: 2 Google's Best Selling Movies of 2020 Include Joker, Sonic, and Star Wars Google has revealed the best-selling movies of 2020 from its Play store--a mix of last year's best … Golden Globe Nominations: 7Greatest Performances:"The Apostle" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.4 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 5Greatest Performances:"Glory" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.6 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 11Greatest Performances: "The Revenant" - Level of Difficulty - 4.9 Stars "The Dark Knight" - Level of Difficulty - 4.5 Stars Anthony Hopkins was born on December 31, 1937, in Margam, Wales, to Muriel Anne (Yeats) and Richard Arthur Hopkins, a baker. He was born in London in 1916 and went to live in Sydney, Australia, at the age of ten. Golden Globe Nominations: 13Greatest Performances: "Rain Man" - Level of Difficulty - 5 Stars Matthew Paige Damon was born on October 8, 1970, in Boston, Massachusetts, to Kent Damon, a stockbroker, realtor and tax preparer, and Nancy Carlsson-Paige, an early childhood education professor at Lesley University. He was the son of Marilyn (Loucks), a lawyer and judge, and Gordon Stowell Hoffman, a Xerox employee, and was mostly of German, Irish, English and Dutch ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 5 Stars "An American in Paris" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars. Golden Globe Nominations: 1Greatest Performances: "Killer Joe" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Due to the long-term effects of inflation on movie theater ticket prices, a list unadjusted for inflation gives far more weight to later actors. John is best ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.7 Stars Oscar Nominations: 6 (1 for Producing) Hong Kong's cheeky, lovable and best known film star, Jackie Chan endured many years of long, hard work and multiple injuries to establish international success after his start in Hong Kong's manic martial arts cinema industry. Overall Versatility - 4.7 Stars Oscar Nominations: 4 Oscar Nominations: 2 Golden Globes: 1 Overall Versatility - 4.6 Stars BAFTA Awards: 1 "The Godfather: Part II" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars. Golden Globe Nominations: 3Greatest Performances: "Star Wars" - Level of Difficulty - 4.2 Stars "A Beautiful Mind" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars. Role Transformation - 5 StarsAwards & Nominations: Oscars: 1 Badass. We see plenty of nude women in movies, but what about naked men? Overall Versatility - 4.6 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 2Greatest Performances: "Casino" - Level of Difficulty - 4.5 Stars Golden Globes: 1 Golden Globe Nominations: 11Greatest Performances: "Becket" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars BAFTA Awards: 1 Humphrey DeForest Bogart was born in New York City, New York, to Maud Humphrey, a famed magazine illustrator and suffragette, and Belmont DeForest Bogart, a moderately wealthy surgeon (who was secretly addicted to opium). Oscar Nominations: 2 BAFTA Nominations: 5 (2 for Producing) Robert's mother died in 1955,... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.4 Stars BAFTA Awards: 3 His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and his father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker; the two are divorced. Jim Carrey, Canadian-born and a U.S. citizen since 2004, is an actor and producer famous for his rubbery body movements and flexible facial expressions. Dustin Lee Hoffman was born in Los Angeles, California, to Lillian (Gold) and Harry Hoffman, who was a furniture salesman and prop supervisor for Columbia Pictures. Oscar Nominations: 4 A native of Cat Island, The Bahamas (although born, two months prematurely, in Miami during a visit by his parents), Poitier grew up in poverty as the son of farmers Evelyn (nee Outten) and Reginald James Poitier, who also drove a cab. He is of English, Welsh, and German ancestry. "Sergeant York" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars Golden Globes: 1 "The Deer Hunter" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars BAFTA Nominations: 0 Overall Versatility - 4.5 Stars Oscar Nominations: 3 Some believed that such a career-defining role might leave him unable to escape it, but he ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.6 Stars "Silence of the Lambs" - Level of Difficulty - 5 Stars BAFTA Nominations: 2 Oscar Nominations: 3 (Directing/Producing) Overall Versatility - 5 Stars BAFTA Nominations: 8 BAFTA Nominations: 1 Here, 23 full-frontal nude movie scenes with male actors. Role Transformation - 4.8 StarsAwards & Nominations: Oscars: 2 "A Time to Kill" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars. Robert Downey Jr. has evolved into one of the most respected actors in Hollywood. Golden Globes: 1 BAFTA Nominations: 6 Role Transformation - 4.7 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 He had a comfortable, middle-class upbringing in nearby Piedmont. Golden Globe Nominations: 2Greatest Performances: "Carnage" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars "The Bridge on the River Kwai" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars. Golden Globes: 0 BAFTA Nominations: 0 Golden Globes: 1 Golden Globe Nominations: 5Greatest Performances: "Lust for Life" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars We all saw his junk in the movie Shame. BAFTA Awards: 0 Role Transformation - 4.8 StarsAwards & Nominations: Oscars: 2 Golden Globe Nominations: 1Greatest Performances: "The Deer Hunter" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars "Doubt" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars "The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter" - Level of Difficulty - 4.5 Stars. The best actors in film history are a great subject of debate. "Doctor Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars. "Dallas Buyers Club" - Level of Difficulty - 4.9 Stars. BAFTA Awards: 2 BAFTA Nominations: 2 His father was of Irish and German ancestry, while his maternal grandparents were Jewish emigrants from Minsk, ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.5 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.8 Stars "Malcolm X" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.5 Stars Golden Globes: 1 "Jackie Brown" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars Highest-Grossing Movie Stars of All Time. BAFTA Nominations: 2 Golden Globe Nominations: 10Greatest Performances: "The Fisher King" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Golden Globes: 1 Golden Globes: 1 (For Acting) Sean Penn is a powerhouse film performer capable of intensely moving work, who has gone from strength to strength during a colourful film career, and who has drawn much media attention for his stormy private life and political viewpoints.Sean Justin Penn was born in Los Angeles, California, the ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 5 Stars In 1965, ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 5 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.8 Stars Role Transformation - 5 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 1 Oscar Nominations: 1 Owned Catwoman. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Virginia Roos (Loosmore), a waitress and saleswoman, and Leslie Francis Goodman, a postal worker who died when John was a small child. "The Master" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Robards was raised mostly in Los Angeles. Golden Globe Nominations: 5Greatest Performances: "Her" - Level of Difficulty - 4.9 Stars Oscar Nominations: 1 "Tender Mercies" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Oscar Nominations: 3 "The Color of Money" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars. BAFTA Awards: 1 Overall Versatility - 5 Stars Golden Globes: 0 "Rebel Without a Cause" - Level of Difficulty - 4.5 Stars. BAFTA Nominations: 4 BAFTA Awards: 0 Role Transformation - 4.8 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 Golden Globes: 0 After leaving the Office, Carell has become Hollywood's #1 funny man. 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). "Yankee Doodle Dandy" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Overall Versatility - 4.2 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 6Greatest Performances: "Nixon" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars BAFTA Awards: 0 BAFTA Awards: 0 BAFTA Nominations: 0 Golden Globe Nominations: 6Greatest Performances: "To Kill a Mockingbird" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars "Before Night Falls" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 0Greatest Performances: "Love Me or Leave Me" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Channing Tatum was born in a small town, Cullman, Alabama, 50 miles north of Birmingham. "The French Connection" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars. At the age of eight, his mother died, and his father, an executive at Buick, raised him. Oscar Nominations: 6 (3 for Producing) Jack Lemmon was born in Newton, Massachusetts, to Mildred Lankford Noel and John Uhler Lemmon, Jr., the president of a doughnut company. BAFTA Nominations: 4 (1 for Writing) ... Haters gonna hate. BAFTA Awards: 1 BAFTA Awards: 0 Golden Globes: 2 Overall Versatility - 4.8 Stars BAFTA Nominations: 8 "The Hustler" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars "Philadelphia" - Level of Difficulty - 4.9 Stars "What Women Want" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars. Few actors in the world have had a career quite as diverse as Leonardo DiCaprio's. Oscar Nominations: 2 BAFTA Nominations: 5 Role Transformation - 4.9 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 2 Joaquin Phoenix was born Joaquin Rafael Bottom in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Arlyn (Dunetz) and John Bottom, and is the middle child in a brood of five. Golden Globes: 3 Mark Wahlberg has the swagger of Mick Jagger and the charisma James Dean. BAFTA Awards: 0 BAFTA Nominations: 5 Role Transformation - 4.8 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 1 Golden Globe Nominations: 4Greatest Performances: "Lincoln" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars Role Transformation - 4.5 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 Golden Globes: 1 Golden Globe Nominations: 4Greatest Performances: "Pulp Fiction" - Level of Difficulty - 4.8 Stars His work comprised ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 5 Stars Golden Globes: 0 "Sexy Beast" - Level of Difficulty - 4.6 Stars Role Transformation - 4.5 StarsAwards & Nominations:Oscars: 0 BAFTA Awards: 0 BAFTA Awards: 2 Golden Globes: 1 His father was of English and ... Acting Abilities: Acting Skill - 4.8 Stars Golden Globe Nominations: 7 (1 for Writing)Greatest Performances: "Invictus" - Level of Difficulty - 4.7 Stars He is the son of Harriet Theresa (Koch), a psychiatric nurse, and Edwin A. Carell, an electrical engineer. After ... 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