There are a lot of male actors in movies. Some actors have more talent than others. They also have an appeal that drives audiences to see their movies. These top male actors of today do just that. They are talented and drive audiences to see their movies.
5.Robert Downey, Jr.
Robert Downey, Jr. has had his share of ups and downs throughout his career. He battled a drug addiction that eventually led to him going to jail. He had a career comeback when he had a recurring role on TV’s “Ally McBeal”. Ever since then, his career has stayed on the right path. He has remained sober and has had hit movies. Some of his hit movies include “Iron Man”, “Tropic Thunder”, “Iron Man 2”, “Sherlock Holmes” “Avengers”, “Iron Man 3”, as well as other movies. He is in the process of filming the third sequels to “Avengers” and “Sherlock Holmes” so he has a lot on his plate right now.
4. Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp was able to make a successful transition from TV to movies. He got his big break in the movie “A Nightmare On Elm Street”. This role led to his famous role on TV’s “21 Jump Street”. Once he left the show, he switched from TV to movies. He starred in different movies. Some of the movies were considered quirky and had little success at the box office. His big movie break came when he starred in the movie “Pirates Of The Caribbean”. He started being taken seriously as an actor and not just a handsome face when Pirates came out and was a success. He has gone on to star in other movies such as “Finding Neverland”, “Charlie And The Chocolate Factory”, “Alice In Wonderland”, as well as other movies including the Pirates sequels. He is currently filming six movies including a sequel to “Alice In Wonderland”.
3. Morgan Freeman
Morgan Freeman started his career on the soap opera “Another World”. This role led to many other roles on TV as well as movies. He has had a very successful movie career. He also has a distinctive voice that allows him to do numerous voiceover roles. Even though he is over 70-years-old, he has been very active in Hollywood. He does at least two or three movies a year, which is impressive because not too many actors can say the same thing. He has won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He may not be a leading actor, but he has starred in many roles and has had many hits over the years. Some of his hit movies include “Driving Miss Daisy”, “Glory”, “Lean On Me”, “Seven”, “Kiss The Girls”, “The Dark Knight”, “Million Dollar Baby”, as well as many other hit movies. The busy actor is in the process of filming five movies.
2. Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt was considered a ladies man because of his handsome looks. He proves that he is more than just a pretty face. He has had a long career in Hollywood. He starred in small roles on TV and movies until his big break came with the movie “Thelma And Louise”. After “Thelma And Louise”, he has had numerous movies roles throughout the years. His hit movies include “Legends Of The Fall”, “Seven”, “Interview With A Vampire”, “Ocean’s Eleven”, “Mr. And Mrs. Smith”, as well as many other hits. He has the ability to play different characters, which he has portrayed in his movies. He is currently filming three new movies.
1. Denzel Washington
Not only is Denzel Washington handsome, he is an extremely talented actor. He started out acting in small roles in TV and movies. His big break came when he starred on the TV show “St. Elsewhere”. This led to numerous hits such as “Glory”, “Ricochet”, “Malcolm X”, “The Hurricane”, “Remember The Titans”, “Training Day” as well as many other movies. No matter how his movies do at the box office, he is always praised for his performances in them. He has been rewarded with two Oscars for his talent. He is one of the few actors who have an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor and they are well deserved.
These are the top male actors of today. They are all talented men who deserve to be on the list. They all drive audiences to see their movies because of their talent.