70 Celebrities Who Portrayed Famous People In Hollywood Movies!


Do you enjoy watching biopics? Biopics are movies that are based on biographies of world-famous people from artists to spiritual leaders. Watching movies as such invites us to inspiring lives of these talented individuals. 

Here are 70 talented actors & actresses that successfully portrayed well-known people!

1. Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson in Schindler's List)

2. Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg in The Social Network)

3. Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep in The Iron Lady)

4. Jimi Hendrix (Andre 3000 in All Is By My Side)

5. Muhammad Ali (Will Smith in Ali)

6. King George VI (Colin Firth in The King's Speech)

7. Oscar Wilde (Stephen Fry in Wilde)

8. Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman in Invictus)

9. Julia Child (Meryl Streep in Julie & Julia)

10. Ned Kelly (Heath Ledger in Ned Kelly)

11. Sammy Davis Jr. (Don Cheadle in The Rat Pack)

12. Ray Charles (Jamie Foxx in Ray)

13. Veronica Guerin (Cate Blanchett in Veronica Guerin)

14. Salvador Dali (Adrien Brody in Midnight in Paris)

15. Mariane Pearl (Angelina Jolie in A Mighty Heart)

16. Adolf Hitler (Bruno Ganz, The Downfall)

17. Pablo Picasso (Anthony Hopkins in Surviving Picasso)

18. Lee Harvey Oswald (Gary Oldman in JFK)

19. James R. 'Jimmy' Hoffa (Jack Nicholson in Hoffa)

20. Jackson Pollock (Ed Harris in Pollock)

21. Idi Amin (Forest Whitaker in The Last King of Scotland)

22. Ian Dury (Andy Serkis in Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll)

23. Jim Morrison (Val Kilmer in The Doors)

24. James Dean (James Franco in James Dean)

25. Harvey Milk (Sean Penn in Milk)

26. Peter Sellers (Geoffrey Rush in The Life & Death Of Peter Sellers)

27. Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams in My Week With Marilyn)

28. Truman Capote (Philip Seymour Hoffman in Capote)

29. Vincent Van Gogh (Kirk Douglas in Lust For Life)

30. Selena Quintanilla Perez (Jennifer Lopez in Selena)

31. Jerry Lee Lewis (Dennis Quaid in Great Balls of Fire!)

32. Sid Vicious (Gary Oldman in Sid & Nancy)

33. Malcolm X (Denzel Washington in Malcolm X)

34. Frida Kahlo (Salma Hayek in Frida)

35. Eva Peron (Madonna in Evita)

36. Ernesto Che Guevara (Benicio Del Toro in Che)

37. Erin Brockovich (Julia Roberts in Erin Brockovich)

38. Elvis Presley (Jonathan Rhys Meyers in Elvis)

39. Edgar Allan Poe (John Cusack in The Raven)

40. Dean Martin (Joe Mantega in The Rat Pack)

41. David Frost (Michael Sheen in Frost/Nixon)

42. Condoleezza Rice (Thandie Newton in W.)

43. Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlin (Jeff Daniels in Gettysburg)

44. Coco Chanel (Audrey Tautou in Coco Before Chanel)

45. Claus Von Stauffenberg (Tom Cruise in Valkyrie)

46. Charlie Chaplin (Robert Downey Jr. in Chaplin)

47. Buddy Holly (Gary Busey in The Buddy Holly Story)

48. Bob Dylan (Cate Blanchett in I'm Not There)

49. Billy Beane (Brad Pitt in Moneyball)

50. Bettie Page (Gretchen Mol, The Notorious Bettie Page)

51. Andy Kaufman (Jim Carrey in Man On The Moon)

52. Allen Ginsberg (James Franco in Howl)

53. Alexander The Great (Colin Farrell in Alexander)

54. Aileen Wuornos (Charlize Theron in Monster)

55. Aaron Ralston (James Franco in 127 Hours)

56. Harry S. Truman (Gary Sinise in Truman)

57. (Helen Mirren, The Queen) Queen Elizabeth

58. (Ashton Kutcher, Jobs) Steve Jobs

59. (Joaquin Phoenix, Walk the Line) Johnny Cash

60. (Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nowhere Boy) John Lennon

61. (Kristen Stewart, The Runaways) Joan Jett

62. (Scarlett Johansson, Hitchcock) Janet Leigh

63. (Leonardo DiCaprio, J. Edgar) J. Edgar Hoover

64. Howard Hughes (Leonard DiCaprio, The Aviator)

65. (Ben Kingsley, Gandhi) Gandhi

66. (Lindsay Lohan, Liz & Dick) Elizabeth Taylor

67. (Anthony Hopkins, Hitchcock) Alfred Hitchcock

68. (Daniel Day Lewis, Lincoln) Abraham Lincoln

69. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (Natalie Portman, Jackie)

70. Steve Jobs (Micheal Fassbender, Steve Jobs

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