Best American Accent by An English ActorShakester Here are some English actors that you would never know that they were English in an American role.
The Top Ten
Elizabethtown (Drew Baylor), Main Street (Harris Parker). - tem
His American accent is terrible. - BeatlesFan1964
I had no idea Hugh Laurie was from the U. K. until I heard his Emmy award acceptance speech. Had me completely thinking he was from Urbana, Illinois. - howie115
he did good american accents in Black Adder and House - Flyingcobra
I didn't know he was English until I looked up his bio. - LadyLioness
didn't know he was english until I saw him on SNL - 3anegroes
So amazing and most of his movies are down with an American accent and he does it so well, that's why his movies are so good and thank God he got an Oscar - roblist
Can even do a Batman voice with an American accent. That's something.
When you see the " Emma " movie version with Kate Beckinsale ( in her born accent ) and the " Emma " movie version with Gwyneth Paltrow,you really see the difference between a bad fake brit accent ( Gwyneth Paltrow sucks in her brit accent ) and a real brit. But this British actress doesn't sound fake on the other hand when she's doing an American accent.
For someone who's got a strong british accent like her ( I love to hear her brit accent ) she's doing a great job to sound like an American.
She nails it. Jim Sturgess kind of lost it a little bit in 21, in my opinion, but Kate rocked hers in Click. - ilovekelly75
Not just American.. He can nail any accent! Just gotta let him. He is THE BEST
There Will Be Blood, Gangs of New York, - Shakester
Even when he slips into his original accent a few times, it was still one of the best from a non American
He's Scottish, but his English accent in Wanted was the best I've heard!
the dad on Still Standing - ilovekelly75
I loved the show still standing never guessed he was British
Jim had no touch of english in 21. He is also superb with the Irish aceent in 'Fifity Dead Men Walking'.
21 (First time I've seen him and I would of never guessed he was from the UK. - Shakester
Her American accent wasn't very good at first but it's absolutely awesome now
The Wire (Stinger Bell), American Gangster (Tango) - Shakester
Nip/Tuck she has an American accent.
A Girl with a Dragon Tattoo she has an English accent.
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