Pretending to be an American is one of the most striking masks a foreign actor can wear. The actors and actresses on this list did an excellent job not only at masking their natural accents for their roles but also at becoming one the most favorite Hollywood people according to IMDb and surveys. Follow the list below to see if your favorite non American actors and actresses are here.
Who are the Most famous non American actors and actresses?
1. Tom Hardy
This British actor with his brilliant performance in Christopher Nolan’s masterpiece, Inception (2010), has been brought to the eyes and attention of audiences worldwide.
2. Emily Blunt
Emily Olivia Leah Blunt is a British actress. She became famous for his performances in The Devil Wears Prada (2006), The Young Victoria (2009), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), and The Girl on the Train (2016). A Quiet Place (2018) is another sequel movie that Emily Blunt showed an amazing performance playing Evelyn Abbott. non American actors and actresses in the Hollywood community.
3. Hugh Jackman
Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, was born in 1968, Sydney, Australia. Not only an actor but also a singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer, and producer.
Jackman has gained international acclaim for his roles in major films, most notably as superheroes, historical figures, and romantic leads. He is best recognized for his role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series and his unforgettable performance in Les Misérables (2012).
4. Keanu Reeves
Keanu Charles Reeves, The Matrix Star, was born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1964. He said the meaning of his first name is “cool breeze over the mountains”. Reeves explained he got his green card at his twenty and came to LA.
5. Margot Robbie
Margot Elise Robbie, born in 1990 in Dalby, Australia. Her parents are Scottish. She began her acting career on the soap opera Neighbors. Robbie has been brought to the attention by her performance in The Wolf of Wall Street (2013).
6. Christian Bale
Christian Bale who’s well-known for his many amazing acting performances in so many successful movies including Christopher Nolan’s epic Batman trilogy. Bale was born in Wales, the UK in 1974.
7. Idris Elba
Idrissa Akuna Elba was born in London, England, 1972. Elba’s first American role was on HBO’s The Wire. He played in lots of American action movies such as Pacific Rim (2013) and Star Trek Beyond (2016).
8. Natalie Portman
Born in Jerusalem, Israel, Natalie Portman has won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her astonishing role in Black Swan (2010). Portman moved to the US with her family when she was four years old.
She started her acting career at the very young age of 12 by staring in the action-drama film Léon: The Professional (1994), and because of the movie’s wonderful success, she also rose to prominence.
9. Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, South Africa. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress, Oscar, for her performance in Monster (2003). Throne started her career as an actress by playing in the Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995), which was only three seconds of screen time and also a non-speaking part.
10. Thomas Holland
Thomas Stanley Holland is an English actor. He became a star by his role as Peter Parker / Spiderman (2015). He also has played this role in Avengers’ film series, Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
11. Isla Fisher
Isla Fisher is an Australian actress, born to Scottish parents in Oman. Her first role as an actress was on Australian television commercials at a young age. She became famous for her role in the live-action movie, Scooby-Doo (2002). The Great Gatsby (2013) is also one the most successful movies in her resume (played Myrtle Wilson).
12. Henry Cavill
Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill is an English actor who became most famous for his role as Superman, Man of Steel (2013). Cavill began his career with roles in The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) when he was in his twenties. He is also well known for his performance in the action spy movie, Mission Impossible – Fallout (2018).
13. James McAvoy
James McAvoy is a Scottish actor and began his career as an actor in The Near Room (1995). He was born in 1979 in Scotland. McAvoy received a Scottish BAFTA for best actor and lost of other important awards for his amazing performances. He is well-known for playing Professor Charles Xavier in the X-Man film series (2014 – 2019). McAvoy shoed his acting talent by playing Kevin Wendell Crumb, The Horde, in the movie Glass (2019).
Born in 1983, in Melbourne, Australia, Christopher Hemsworth gained national attention for his portrayal of Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which began with Thor (2011) and ended with Avengers: Endgame (2019), making him one of the highest-paid actors in the world. Hemsworth has many action movies in his career including Star Trek (2009), Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), Men in Black: International (2019), and Extraction (2020).