Top 10 Actors Who Are Best at Their Genre


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1Jack Nicholson - DramaJohn Joseph "Jack" Nicholson is an American actor and filmmaker, having performed for nearly 60 years.
2Robert De Niro - Crime
3Bella Lugosi - Horror
4Clint Eastwood - WesternsClinton "Clint" Eastwood Jr. is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and political figure.
5Tom Hanks - DramaThomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker. He is known for his roles in Splash, Big, Turner & Hooch, Philadelphia, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Saving Private Ryan, You've Got Mail, The Green Mile, Cast Away, The Da Vinci Code, Captain Phillips, and Saving Mr. Banks.
6Marlon Brando - CrimeMarlon Brando, Jr. was an American actor, film director, and activist. He is credited with bringing a gripping realism to film acting, and is often cited as one of the greatest and most influential actors of all time.V1 Comment
7Jim Carrey - ComedyJames Eugene "Jim" Carrey is a Canadian American actor, comedian, impressionist, screenwriter, and producer. He is well known for comedic roles in films such as Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Mask , Dumb and Dumber, Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls, The Cable Guy, Liar Liar, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, more.
8Boris Karloff - Horror
9Harrison Ford - Sci-FiHarrison Ford is an American actor and film producer. He gained worldwide fame for his starring roles as Han Solo in the original Star Wars epic space opera trilogy and the title character of the Indiana Jones film series.V1 Comment
10Bruce Willis - ActionWalter Bruce Willis, known professionally as Bruce Willis, is an American actor, producer, and singer.

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11Daniel Day-Lewis - HistoricalSir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is an English actor. He holds both British and Irish citizenship. He has won 3 Academy Awards for Best Actor for My Left Foot, There Will be Blood, and Lincoln.
12Al Pacino - Crime
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Top Remixes

1. Jack Nicholson - Drama
2. Marlon Brando - Crime
3. Robert De Niro - Crime
1. Jack Nicholson - Drama
2. Robert De Niro - Crime
3. Bella Lugosi - Horror



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