25 British Actors We Are Ready to Drop Everything For

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It’s unknown why this country is the home of so many talented and charismatic actors. But even the handsome men of Hollywood lose sleep because they know that stars like Kit Harington, Tom Hiddleston, and Ben Barnes all live in the world. And, of course, there are older English actors such as Colin Firth, Gary Oldman, and Jude Law that are also on their minds.

The women of Bright Side attempted to collect all the famous British actors we love but if we forgot someone, tell us in the comment section below.

Ralph Fiennes, 56 years old

Best movies: Schindler’s List, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The English Patient, and Red Dragon

Gary Oldman, 61 years old

Best movies: Leon, The Dark Knight, The Fifth Element, Interstate 60, and Dracula

Colin Firth, 58 years old

Best movies: The King’s Speech, The English Patient, A Single Man, Valmont, and Pride and Prejudice

Hugh Laurie, 60 years old

Best movies and shows: Peter’s Friends, Street Kings, Mr. Pip, Sense and Sensibility, The Man in the Iron Mask, and House M.D.

Martin Freeman, 47 years old

Best movies and shows: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Hot Fuzz, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Sherlock, and Fargo

Jude Law, 46 years old

Best movies and shows: Sherlock Holmes, Gattaca, Artificial Intelligence: AI, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Cold Mountain, and The Young Pope

Christian Bale, 45 years old

Best movies: The Prestige, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Equilibrium, Batman Begins, and Empire of the Sun.

Richard Armitage, 48 years old

Best movies: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, North & South, The Impressionists, and Robin Hood

Pierce Brosnan, 66 years old

Best movies: Mrs. Doubtfire, The Thomas Crown Affair, Remeber Me, Evelyn, The Greatest, and Mamma Mia!

Hugh Grant, 58 years old

Best movies: Love Actually, Sense and Sensibility, Bitter Moon, Paddington 2, and The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Jeremy Irons, 70 years old

Best movies and shows: The House of the Spirits, Die Hard with a Vengeance, Casanova, Lolita, The Hollow Crown, The Borgias, Elizabeth I, and The Colour of Magic

Clive Owen, 54 years old

Best movies: Sin City, Inside Man, The Bourne Identity, Derailed, and Beyond Borders

Benedict Cumberbatch, 43 years old

Best movies: National Theatre Live: Hamlet, Frankenstein: Lee Miller, Van Gogh: Painted with Words, Hawking, Stuart: A Life Backwards, and Sherlock

Paul Bettany, 48 years old

Best movies: A Beautiful Mind, Dogville, A Knight’s Tale, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, and The Young Victoria

Orlando Bloom, 42 years old

Best movies: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of The Black Pearl, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, Troy, and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End

Tom Hardy, 41 years old

Best movies: Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, Warrior. Stuart: A Life Backwards, The Revenant, and Taboo

Ben Whishaw, 38 years old

Best movies: Cloud Atlas, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, My Brother Tom, Lilting, and In the Heart of the Sea

Ben Barnes, 38 years old

Best movies: Easy Virtue, Killing Bono, Stardust, The Words, The Picture of Dorian Gray, and The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

Eddie Redmayne, 37 years old

Best movies: Les Misérables, The Theory of Everything, The Danish Girl, My Week with Marilyn, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Birdsong, and The Yellow Handkerchief

Henry Cavill, 36 years old

Best movies: The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Mission: Impossible — Fallout, Whatever Works, Stardust, Tristan & Isolde, The Tudors, and Midsomer Murders

Kit Harington, 32 years old

Best movies and shows: Testament of Youth, The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, and Game of Thrones

Daniel Radcliffe, 30 years old

Best movies: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, David Copperfield, and A Young Doctor’s Notebook

Aaron Taylor-Johnson, 29 years old

Best movies: Nowhere Boy, Shanghai Knights, Nocturnal Animals, The Greatest, Tom & Thomas, and Anna Karenina

Robert Pattinson, 33 years old

Best movies: Remember Me, Water for Elephants, Little Ashes, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ​​​​​

Tom Hiddleston, 38 years old

Best movies: Coriolanus, Thor: Ragnarok, Only Lovers Left Alive, Thor: The Dark World, Thor, Deep Blue Sea, Midnight in Paris, The Hollow Crown, and The Night Manager

So, did we forget anyone? Tell us in the comment section below!


Tom Hiddleston is my favorite! I can see Tom Holland making this list in the future ?
Martin freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch in sherlock???

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