Top Ten Actors That Would Make Good Presidents

With all the movies where actors play Presidents, sometimes I have thought to myself, It WOULD be cool if he/she were president.

The Top Ten

1 Morgan Freeman Morgan Freeman Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor 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, The Shawshank Redemption and Invictus. ...read more.

This certainly can't be a surprise to anybody. No One doesn't like Morgan Freeman. He is cool, calm, collected, intelligent, and has that amazing speaking voice. He seems entirely un-perturbable. That is a great quality for a would-be president.

Morgan Freeman - 2016

2 Ian McKellan

What can I say, he's Gandalf! Anyone who can make a character so real, so convincing, and so brilliant, HAS to be a good candidate for a president.

Gandalf! I wish he could be president, but AS Gandalf!

If Morgan Freeman's president of the US, Sir Ian McKellan can be the British PM. - PositronWildhawk

3 Aaron Eckhart
4 Harrison Ford Harrison Ford Harrison 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.

Three words; Air Force One.

5 Anthony Hopkins Anthony Hopkins

If you can trust anyone, you can trust Anthony Hopkins.

6 Idris Elba Idris Elba
7 Oprah
8 Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. Lawrence began her career in television, playing her first major role as a main cast member on the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show.

She would make the presidency fun!

9 Kenneth Branagh Kenneth Branagh
10 Helen Mirren Helen Mirren Dame Helen Lydia Mirren, is an English actor. Mirren began her acting career with the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1967, and is one of the few performers who have achieved the Triple Crown of Acting, having won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2007, after two previous nominations, for her performance ...read more.

This beautiful, talented lady would be a enduring symbol of grace, strength, and beauty, and I think would lead well. She seems to be really solid.

There is something very rich in her acting.

The Contenders

11 Tom Hanks Tom Hanks Thomas 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, the Toy Story Franchise, Cast Away, The Da Vinci Code, Captain Phillips, and Saving Mr. ...read more.
12 Dwayne Johnson Dwayne Johnson Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American and Canadian actor, producer and semi-retired professional wrestler, signed with WWE.

He is running for 2020

13 Liam Neeson Liam Neeson Liam John Neeson, OBE is an actor from Northern Ireland. In 1976, he joined the Lyric Players' Theatre in Belfast for two years. He then acted in the Arthurian film, Excalibur.
14 Halle Berry Halle Berry Halle Maria Berry is an American actress. Berry won the 2002 Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the romantic drama Monster's Ball. As of 2018, she is the only black woman to have won the award.
15 Jim Parsons Jim Parsons James Joseph "Jim" Parsons is an American actor. He is known for playing Sheldon Cooper in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory.
16 Roger Moore Roger Moore Sir Roger George Moore KBE (1927-2017) was an English actor. Moore played the British secret agent James Bond in seven feature films such as Moonraker, The Spy Who Loved Me and Live and Let Die, between 1973 and 1985. Moore worked as a model and made several appearances in minor films and television ...read more.
17 Selena Gomez Selena Gomez Selena Marie Gomez is an American actress and singer. She is best known for songs like "Come & Get It", "Good For You", "Same Old Love", and "Naturally". Selena Gomez's voice is mezzo-soprano but she usually sings in alto. She is best known for her role as Alex Russo in Wizards of Waverly Place.

Obviously she is the best choice.

18 Marilyn Manson Marilyn Manson Brian Hugh Warner, better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American musician, songwriter, actor, painter, multimedia artist, author, and former music journalist.

He counts because he was in Sons of Anarchy.

19 Martin Sheen

Martin sheen would be awesome. If you've seen The West Wing, you know what I mean lol

20 Ellie Kemper Ellie Kemper
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