Top Ten Best Actors on TV


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Matt LeBlanc
Jensen Ackles is very overrated
Makes me laugh every time

2Jensen Ackles
Jensen Ackles is an incredibly talented, outstanding actor! He conveys drama as brilliant as comedy or romance, and he doesn't even need dialogue to share his character's emotions with the audience; it's all in his eyes and facial expressions. Jensen pours his heart and soul into his characters, raising them from their fictional existence and bringing them to life with a breathtaking intensity. He gives them depth and nuances, authenticity and dignity and introduces them to the viewer as persons you can easily relate to, laugh, cry and feel with; to an extent where you completely forget they're not real. This effect is especially obvious with Dean Winchester on Supernatural; Jensen's outstanding portrayal of this complex character over the last almost 9 years is deserving of every television award out in the industry. Aside from his impeccable acting skills, Jensen Ackles is an adorable, charming, humble and down-to-earth guy who cares so much not only for his family and friends but also for his fans to whom he's always kind and considerate. The way he values and protects his and his family's privacy can be a shining example for many other celebrities. Jensen is an amazing, inspiring person, beautiful inside and out. I'm excited to see his great talent unfolding not only furthermore on T.V. but also on the big screen!


Jensen Ackles is an amazing talent. He has grown so much through the years and currently just blows away his role, using his entire body to portray the character and make every situation - and there are some, let's say credulity straining ones - believable. He has strong presence, a wonderful ability to emote, and he makes every shot he is in better and more layered. To think once upon a time he was another pretty face - not that he lost his looks. He's grown into a very handsome man. Maybe it was the attention to detail he learned directing that helped him become a better actor. It's hard to watch so many movies with so-so actors when you know, Jensen Ackles would have been perfect for the part.
Powerful and driven, Jensen Ackles makes every role come to life, any character believable, and strange plot twist plausible. He makes Dean Winchester as fresh a character in Season 8 as he was in Supernatural Season 1. Dean is a better character because of Jensen Ackles' ability - no matter how cheesy his lines or how trite Dean's story, Ackles doesn't play him as a stereotype. With incredible skill at taking little in lines and making the audience feel his character's emotions, Ackles steals every scene unintentionally. It helps that he has matured from a pretty boy to a drop-dead gorgeous man.
[Newest]He's so talented. My favorite actor on television by far. He's amazing in Supernatural.

3David Duchovny
David Duchovny is the most talented actor in the world.

David has created the most wonderful and iconic characters in the world:Hank Moody and Fox Mulder.
He is effortless & yet the best simply my icon

4Roy Dupuis

5Charlie Sheen
An outstanding actor. Besides he's wild side.. He can act in an amazing way with any personality or character.
charlie is so funny in every simple way. and also has great timing.. wish he'd continue on the show...

6Misha Collins
Misha is simply our overlord. He's funny, cute, nice to his fans, he is not only an angel from a T.V. show but I think he's close to being one


7Hugh Laurie
The man can act, he plays his character perfectly and not to mention a flawless American accent.

8Benedict Cumberbatch

9David Tennant

10Peter Capaldi
The mouthy spinster Malcom Tucker in The Thiock of It, Capaldi was recently announced as the new Doctor Who

The Contenders

11Bryan Cranston
Most likely one of the best actor in T.V. history love him in malcom in the middle and breaking bad he should be definitely higher on the list if not number one!
Seriously, no vote for Cranston... Have you seen Breaking Bad? #1, Aaron Paul should make the list as well
The very best actor in television land, hands down. Everyone else is vying for second place...

12Casper Van Dien

13Jared Padalecki

14Dean Cain

15Mark A. Sheppard

16Josh Holloway

17Martin Freeman

18Neil Patrick Harris
Best ever
Can't imagine anyone nailing the role barney stinson in How I Met Your Mother like he does
One word - LEGEND

19Matthew Perry

20John Barrowman

21Dominic Purcell
Amazing in Prison Break!

22John Krasinski
hmmm, not a whole lot of competition here


23Raiin Wilson

24Eddie Cibrian

25Jim Parsons
He has won 2 straight emmys for best lead actor in a comedy series.


26Ben Browder

27Keifer Sutherland
I had to click someone... Leblanc is not even in my top 100, nor are most of these people. THE BEST T.V. aCTOR IS NONE OTHER THAN MAURICE BENARD... Whether you like his show or not! : )

28David Boreanaz
love those dimples, I also like Eric Dane

29Ian Somerhalder
Seriously, Ian is on NO.34.. Give me a break dude.. He is a great actor.. He acts with his eyes.. The way he plays the role of Damon Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries, its just amazing.. Vote for him guys because he deserves it..

30James Denton

31Ray Romano

32Wentworth Miller
He is amazing in PRISON BREAK!

33Andrew Lincoln
If you're watching The Walking Dead, you'll be amazed on how he acts. With his acting, you'll realize you were just attached to the zombie world without noticing it earlier.

34Victor Webster

35Patrick Dempsey

36Justin Chambers
Alex has gone through a lot of changes over the years. Takes skill to be versatile.

37Michael Emerson

38David Caruso

39Jon Cryer

40Mark Harmon
Mark Harmon is one of the most experienced actors in the business and he is also a well birthed action actor who is able to be also quite comidic

41Simon Baker
He's funny, cute and can really fit with the characteristics of whoever he is playing. My all time favourite actor x

42Gary Sinise

43Evan Peters

44Tom Welling

45Josh Radnor
No can do's well baby doll

46William Shatner

47Aaron Paul

48John Goodman

49Ashton Kutcher

50David Schwimmer

51Jason Segel
Love you big fudge

52Drew McSanrew

53Walton Goggins
Best actor on T.V.!

54Martin Clunes

55Brendan O'Carroll

56Gautam Rode

57Peter Dinklage

58Chace Crawford

59Marian Rivera

60Norman Reedus

61Matt Smith

62Regine Velasquez
You nailed it Songbird... We are so proud of you always and forever.
Regine Velasquez is the best as always.

63Jennylyn Mercado
GMA Network's Drama Queen

64Dennis Trillo

65Nora Aunor
The One and Only Superstar

66Vilma Santos-Recto
Star for All Season

67Piolo Pascual
ABS-CBN's Brightest Leading Man

68Sharon Cuneta

69Kim Soo Hyun

70Judy Ann Santos-Agoncillo
Queen of Philippine Soap Opera

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Updated Tuesday, April 21, 2015

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