5 best actors of 2016
Who is the best actor of the year 2016? Opinions might vary as Hollywood is home to some of the popular and best actors who have influenced the world with their attitude and performance. Here is a list of 5 best actors of 2016 who are liked by the majority of the people worldwide.
1 Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio is a film producer and the 2016 Oscar winner for best actor for his performance in the movie “The Revenant”. Although he has many good films in his career including, Romeo and Juliet, he is always known for h is acting in the movie “Titanic.” He started acting at a very young age in Soap operas and TV commercials. Till date, he has won 4 Academy Awards, 2 Golden Globe Awards and 8 nominations for Golden Globe.
2 Michael Fassbender
Michael Fassbender is an Irish, German actor who has acted in both blockbuster and independent movies. His feature film debut was 300, but he has already acted in some television series before doing the movie. He was first recognized for his performance in the movie “Hunger” for which he has won the British Independent Award for the best actor. He was nominated for Oscar 2016 for the best actor in a leading role for his stunning performance in the movie “Steve Jobs”. Although he didn’t win the Oscar, he is considered as the second best actor after DiCaprio.
3 Bryan Cranston
Bryan Cranston is a famous American actor, director, screenwriter who was nominated for the best actor in a leading role for his performance in the film “Trumbo” at Oscar 2016. He is well known for his role as Walter White in the Series ‘Breaking Bad’ and the “Fox.” He was nominated 3 times for best supporting actor, for his fantastic role in the popular comedy series, “Malcolm in the Middle.” He has also won 5 Golden Globe nominations, one win, and 6 Satellite Award nominations for his role in “Breaking Bad.
4 Matt Damon
Matt Damon is a talented personality who has proved himself as an actor, producer, screenwriter, and philanthropist. He has won an Oscar, Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. Damon started his career by making his presence known in high school theater productions, and his first acting debut was in the movie “Mystic Pizza.” Some of his notable movies are “Saving Private Ryan”, ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley and “Dogma.” He was also one of the Oscar 2016 nominees for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in the movie “The Martian.”
5 Eddie Redmayne
Eddie Redmayne is a popular Actor, model, and singer who started his acting career in London Theater. Some of his popular films were, “The Theory of Everything”, “Red”, The Golden Age and “Savage Grace.” His Most famous role was in the movie “The Theory of Everything” in which he portrayed the role of Stephen Hawking. He was nominated for the Oscar 2016 for the best actor in a leading role for his performance in the movie “The Danish Girl.”
We have given only 5 best actors of 2016, and we can certainly add more talented actors to the list. The rest of the actors who are not considered in the list are also equally good in their performance. However, these 5 actors listed are taken based on the popularity ranking.