40 Memorable And Equally Charismatic Actors In Hollywood History!


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1. Harrison Ford

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Indiana Jones, Indiana Jones series

•Han Solo, Star Wars series

•Jack Ryan, Patriot Games & Clear and Present Danger

•Rick Deckard, Blade Runner

•Dr. Richard Kimble, The Fugitive

•President James Marshall, Air Force One

2. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Dutch, Predator

•Terminator, Terminator series

•Himself, Pumping Iron

•John Matrix, Commando

•Jack Slater, Last Action Hero

•Trench, Expendables series

•Quaid, Total Recall

•Conan, Conan the Barbarian & Conan the Destroyer

3. Sean Connery

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Agent 007, James Bond series

•Jim Malone, The Untouchables

•Professor Henry Jones, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

•Marko Ramius, The Hunt for Red October

•John Patrick Mason, The Rock

4. Clint Eastwood

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Man with No Name, Dollars series

•Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry series

•William Munny, Unforgiven

•The Stranger, High Plains Drifter

•Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales

•Walt Kowalski, Gran Torino

•Frankie Dunn, Million Dollar Baby

5. John Wayne

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Rooster Cogburn, True Grit

•Tom Doniphon, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

•Ethan Edwards, The Searchers

•Ringo Kid, Stagecoach

•Sean Thornton, The Quiet Man

•Thomas Dunson, Red River

6. Samuel L. Jackson

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Jules Winnfield, Pulp Fiction

•Ordell Robbie, Jackie Brown

•Elijah Price, Unbreakable

•Nick Fury, Marvel Cinematic Universe

•John Shaft, Shaft

•Mace Windu, Star Wars series

•Major Marquis Warren, The Hateful Eight

•Coach Ken Carter, Coach Carter

•Zeus Carver, Die Hard With a Vengeance

•Carl Lee Hailey, A Time to Kill

7. Sylvester Stallone

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Rocky Balboa, Rocky series

•John Rambo, Rambo series

•Judge Dredd, Judge Dredd

•Lincoln Hawk, Over the Top

•Barney Ross, Expendables series

8. Bruce Willis

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•John McClane, Die Hard series

•David Dunn, Unbreakable

•Butch Coolidge, Pulp Fiction

•Korben Dallas, The Fifth Element

•Harry Stamper, Armageddon

•Church, Expendables series

9. Bruce Lee

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Lee, Enter the Dragon

•Tang Lung, The Way of the Dragon

•Chen Zhen, Fist of Fury

•Hai Tien, Game of Death

10. Paul Newman

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Luke Jackson, Cool Hand Luke

•Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

•Eddie Felson, The Hustler & The Color of Money

•Doug Roberts, The Towering Inferno

•Henry Gondorff, The Sting

•Frank Galvin, The Verdict

•Reggie Dunlop, Slap Shot

11. Jean-Claude Van Damme

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Frank Dux, Bloodsport

•Kurt Sloane, Kickboxer series

•Chance Boudreaux, Hard Target

•Walker, Timecop

•Alex/Chad Wagner, Double Impact

•Colonel Guile, Street Fighter

•Jean Vilain, The Expendables 2

12. Chuck Norris

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Cordell Walker, Walker, Texas Rangerseries

•J.J. McQuade, Lone Wolf McQuade

•Scott McCoy, Delta Force series

•Colt, The Way of the Dragon

•Col. James Braddock, Missing in Actionseries

•Booker, The Expendables 2

13. Tom Cruise

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Maverick, Top Gun

Ethan Hunt, Mission: Impossible series

Chief John Anderton, Minority Report

Jack Reacher, Jack Reacher series

•Cage, Edge of Tomorrow

Nathan Algren, The Last Samurai

14. Jack Nicholson

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

R.P. McMurphy, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

J.J. Gittes, Chinatown

Col. Nathan R. Jessep, A Few Good Men

Jimmy Hoffa, Hoffa

Frank Costello, The Departed

Bobby Dupea, Five Easy Pieces

The Joker, Batman

15. Robert Redford

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

The Sundance Kid, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Jay Gatsby, The Great Gatsby

Roy Hobbs, The Natural

Nathan Muir, Spy Game

Our Man, All Is Lost

16. Denzel Washington

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Alonzo, Training Day

John W. Creasy, Man on Fire

Frank Lucas, American Gangster

Malcolm X, Malcolm X

Eli, The Book of Eli

Detective Keith Frazier, Inside Man

17. Wesley Snipes

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Blade, Blade series

Nino Brown, New Jack City

Simon Phoenix, Demolition Man

John Cutter, Passenger 57

Neil Shaw, The Art of War

Doc, The Expendables 3

18. Al Pacino

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Michael Corleone, Godfather series

Sonny, Dog Day Afternoon

Serpico, Serpico

Big Boy Caprice, Dick Tracy

Tony Montana, Scarface

Lt. Vincent Hanna, Heat

Lt. Col. Frank Slade, The Scent of a Woman

19. Brad Pitt

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Tyler Durden, Fight Club

•Lt. Aldo Raine, Inglourious Basterds

•Achilles, Troy

Rusty Ryan, Ocean's series

Don 'Wardaddy' Collier, Fury

•Gerry Lane, World War Z

John SmithMr. and Mrs. Smith__

20. Robert De Niro

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

James Conway, Goodfellas

Jake La Motta, Raging Bull

Travis Bickel, Taxi Driver

Neil McCauley, Heat

Vito Corleone, The Godfather: Part II

21. Joe Pesci

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Tommy DeVito, Goodfellas

Joey, Raging Bull

Vinny Gambini, My Cousin Vinny

Nicky Santoro, Casino

22. Rock Hudson

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Jordan "Bick" Benedict Jr., Giant

Turner, Hornets' Nest

Col. James Langdon, The Undefeated

Maj. Donald Craig, Tobruk

23. Marlon Brando

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Don Vito Corleone, The Godfather

Terry Malloy, On the Waterfront

Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire

Mark Antony, Julius Caesar

Colonel Walter E. Kurtz, Apocalypse Now

24. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Hercules, Hercules

Hobbs, Fast & Furious series

Spencer, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Will Sawyer, Skyscraper

Davis Okoye, Rampage

25. Hugh Jackman

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Logan/Wolverine, X-Men series

Jean Valjean, Les Misérables

Van Helsing, Van Helsing

26. Jackie Chan

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Lee, Rush Hour series

Chon Wang, Shanghai Noon & Shanghai Knights

Quan Ngoc Minh, The Foreigner

Keung, Rumble in the Bronx

Jimmy Tong, The Tuxedo

Who Am I, Who Am I?

27. James Dean

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Cal Trask, East of Eden

Jim Stark, Rebel Without a Cause

Jett Rink, Giant

28. George Clooney

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Doug Ross, ER

Danny Ocean, Ocean's series

Batman, Batman & Robin

Billy Tyne, The Perfect Storm

Michael Clayton, Michael Clayton

29. Russell Crowe

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Maximus, Gladiator

Javert, Les Misérables

Jim Braddock, Cinderella Man

Robin Longstride, Robin Hood

Capt. Jack Aubrey, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

30. Liam Neeson

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Bryan Mills, Taken series

John Ottway, The Grey

Qui-Gon Jinn, Star Wars series

31. Cary Grant

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

Roger Thornhill, North by Northwest

John Robie, To Catch a Thief

T. R. Devlin. Notorious

C.K. Dexter Haven, The Philadelphia Story

32. Steve McQueen

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Hilts 'The Cooler King,' The Great Escape

•Bullitt, Bullitt

•Thomas Crown, The Thomas Crown Affair

•Chief O'Hallorhan, The Towering Inferno

•Vin Tanner, The Magnificent Seven

•Michael Delaney, Le Mans

•Henri 'Papillon' Charriere, Papillon

33. Matt Damon

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Jason Bourne, Bourne series

•Linus Caldwell, Ocean's series

•Private Ryan, Saving Private Ryan

Mark Watney, The Martian

LaBoeuf, True Grit

Francois Pienaar, Invictus

Mike McDermott, Rounders

34. Idris Elba

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Russell 'Stringer' Bell, The Wire

Commandant, Beasts of No Nation

Stacker Pentecost, Pacific Rim

Nelson Mandela, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

35. Vin Diesel

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Dominic Toretto, Fast & Furious series

•Xander Cage, xXx series

•Richard B. Riddick, Chronicles of Riddickseries

•Sean Vetter, A Man Apart

36. Jason Statham

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Frank Martin, Transporter series

•Chev Chelios, Crank series

•Deckard Shaw, Fast & Furious series

•Lee Christmas, Expendables series

•Rick Ford, Spy

37. Daniel Day-Lewis

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Bill 'The Butcher' Cutting, Gangs of New York

•Daniel Plainview, There Will Be Blood

•Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln

•John Proctor, The Crucible

•Hawkeye (Nathaniel Poe), The Last of the Mohicans

38. Robert Downey Jr.

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Tony Stark/Iron Man, Marvel Cinematic Universe

•Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock Holmes series

•Kirk Lazarus, Tropic Thunder

39. Gary Cooper

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Marshal Will Kane, High Noon

Lou Gehrig, The Pride of the Yankees

Alvin C. York, Sergeant York

Longfellow Deeds, Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

•Lt. Frederic Henry, A Farewell to Arms

Link Jones, Man of the West

40. Will Smith

Manly Movie/TV Credits:

•Mike Lowrey, Bad Boys series

•Muhammad Ali, Ali

•Agent J, Men in Black series

•Capt. Steven Hiller, Independence Day

•Robert Neville, I Am Legend

Hitch, Hitch

•Chris Gardner, The Pursuit of Happyness

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