Top Ten Most Underrated Actors

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101 Brandon Lee Brandon Lee Brandon Bruce Lee (February 1, 1965 - March 31, 1993), was an American actor and martial artist. He was the son of martial artist and film actor Bruce Lee and teacher Linda Lee Cadwell, the grandson of Cantonese opera singer Lee Hoi-chuen, and brother of Shannon Lee. He died (at the age of 28) during ...read more.
102 David Hemmings

It is sad that I had to add David Hemmings to this list. He is truly one of the greatest actors of all-time and Blow-Up will speak for him.

103 Andrew Garfield Andrew Garfield Andrew Russell Garfield is a British-American actor. Born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Epsom, Surrey, Garfield began his career on the UK stage and in television productions.
104 Richard Gere Richard Gere
105 Akshay Kumar Akshay Kumar Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, better known by his stage name 'Akshay Kumar', is a Canadian actor, producer and martial artist who has appeared in over a hundred Hindi films.
106 David Duchovny David Duchovny
107 Tom Cruise Tom Cruise Tom Cruise is an American actor and filmmaker. Cruise has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards.
108 Tom Hardy Tom Hardy

This man is phenomenal. Just, one of the best actors I've ever seen. Anyone here seen Legend? Just watch it, and you'll know what I'm talking about.

109 Tommy Lee Jones Tommy Lee Jones Tommy Lee Jones is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received four Academy Award nominations, winning a Best Supporting Actor.
110 Orlando Bloom Orlando Bloom Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom is an English actor. After having his breakthrough as Legolas in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he rose to fame by further appearing in epic fantasy, historical epic, and fantasy adventure films. V 1 Comment
111 Ted Levine

A portrayal as Buffalo Bill should have been enough for him to at least get nominated for an Oscar. - BoltMarksman

112 Tom Holland Tom Holland Thomas Stanley "Tom" Holland is an English actor and dancer. Holland is known for playing Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the title role in Billy Elliot the Musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre, London, and for starring in the 2012 film The Impossible.
113 Alan Rickman Alan Rickman Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman (February 21st 1946 - Janurary 14th 2016) was an English actor and director known for playing a variety of roles on stage and screen, most notably Severus Snape in the Harry Potter series and Hans Gruber in Die Hard. He passed away of pancreatic cancer in 2016

R.I.P., He will never be forgotten. It's sad the fact that he did not get nominated for an Oscar for all of his awesome performances. - BoltMarksman

114 Christoph Waltz Christoph Waltz Christoph Waltz is an Austrian-German actor that has won 2 Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor for his collaborations with director Quentin Tarantino in Inglourious Basterds and Django Unchained.

He won an Oscar, but he is still not as famous as Johnny Depp. - BoltMarksman

115 Bryan Cranston Bryan Cranston Bryan Lee Cranston is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, director, ordained Pastor and producer.
116 Clive Owen
117 Klaus Kinski Klaus Kinski Klaus Kinski was a German actor . He is well known for his performances in various movies directed by Werner Herzog, including Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972) and Fitzcarraldo (1982) . He was known to have a bad temper and was difficult to work with .

He did not play roles. He became them. He was entirely insane, and I don't mean weird or egotostic, I mean insane as in dangerously insane. Apparantly, on the set of "Fitzcarraldo" he shot at co-workers and shot off the tip one of their fingers. Just to name one of the things he did. Why do I bring that up? Because his personality comes through in almost each of his perfornances and often the role and his own personality blend together. His roles are gripping experiences that make you shiver because you can never predict what will happen. Often, he improvised or even ignored the director, because when he had a vision of how to portray a character, he did it that way. No matter what the director said. In the European 60s to 80s, that was possible because movies were considered art rather than media. He sure was a terrible person and maybe he would have belonged in an asylum, but you never find any other actor with more intense performances. Yet he is rarely considered one of the ...more - Martin_Canine

118 Ryan Gosling Ryan Gosling Ryan Thomas Gosling is a Canadian actor, musician, and producer. He began his career as a child star on the Disney Channel's Mickey Mouse Club and went on to appear in other family entertainment programs including Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Lars and the Real Girl, Half Nelson - InsertNameHere

119 Tommy Wiseau Tommy Wiseau Tommy Wiseau is a director, screenwriter, producer, and actor based in the United States . He is best known for The Room, which has been described by many critics as "one of the worst movies ever made" and has gained cult film status .
120 Djimon Hounsou
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