The Best Actors in Film History

Paul Leonard Newman (January 26, 1925 – September 26, 2008) was an American actor, film director, entrepreneur, professional racing driver and team owner, environmentalist, activist and philanthropist. He won numerous awards, including an Academy Award for his performance in the 1986 film The Color of Money, a BAFTA Award.


12. Paul Newman – The Sting, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Cars


  1. Sorry, they are not the best actors in film history! film history start with Charlie Chaplin an build by actors like Alec Guinness, Laurence Olivier,Peter O’Toole, charles laughton, Clark Gable, Charlton Heston, and many many others, those they made film history.
    these are the best actors in recent years of film history.

    • you are exactly right, and BTW, even in that list, I would definitely add Dustin Huffman and remove Di Caprio

  2. dustin hoffman?????????????????????

  3. Denzel is my hero