Here I serve my favourites. This involves cooking up passions I have for all sorts of things and presenting them in an orderly fashion for intense observation and tired eyes. It basically lets me pursue my passion for list making whilst providing some funky hot tips.


Favourite Actors


My favourite actors are mainly populated by film actors, however TV actors may turn up if I think they're great. The films I have mentioned serve not only as a reminder, but also give credit to where I found the actors were at their best.

The order is random just now : )


Cary Grant - Bringing Up Baby / Monkey Business

Dustin Hoffman - Rain Man / Tootsie / Midnight Cowboy

Peter Dinklage - Game of Thrones

Bill Murray - The Royal Tenenbaums / Ghostbusters

Marylin Monroe - Some Like it Hot

John Goodman - The Big Lebowsky

Christopher Lee - The Wickerman

David Thewlis - Naked

Tim Roth - Meantime / Lie to me

Richard E Grant - Withnail & I

John Belushi - Blues Brothers

Jason Momoa - Game of Thrones

Winona Ryder - Black Swan

Forest Whitaker - The Last King of Scotland

Denise Richards - Wild Things / Undercover Brother

James Stewart -Harvey / It's a Wonderful World

Brad Pitt - Burn After Reading / Babel

Ewan McGregor - Little Voice / I Love You Phillip Morris

Boris Karloff - Frankenstein

Samuel L. Jackson - Jackie Brown

Jude Law - Sherlock Holmes / I Heart Huckabee

Evelyn Hamann - Papa Ante Portas

Loriot - Papa Ante Portas

Gerhard Polt - Kehraus

Robert Downey Jr - Sherlock Holmes

Ange Engelke - Ladykracher / Der Wixxer

Sophia Loren - Prêt-à-Porter

David Harbour - Stranger Things

Julianne Moore - Magnolia

Cate Blanchett - Coffee and Cigarettes

Keanu Reeves - The Matrix / The Devil's Advocate

Orlando Bloom - Lord of the Rings / Pirates of the Caribbean

Bette Davis - Whatever Happened to Baby Jane

Whoopie Goldberg - Jumpin' Jack Flash

Helena Bonham Carter - Sweeney Todd

Helen Mirren - Brighton Rock

Meryl Streep - Kramer vs. Kramer

Bob Hoskins - everything he has ever been in, my favourite actor of all times

Morgan Freeman - Seven

Henry Cavill - The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Sigourney Weaver - Alien

Gerard Departieu - Loulou

Sophie Marceau - La Boum

Romy Schneider - Sissi

CCH Pounder - Bagdad Cafe

Jim Carrey - The Mask / I Love You Phillip Morris

Natalie Portman - Léon: The Professional, SNL: Natalie's Rap

Elizabeth Taylor - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Franka Potente - Run Lola Run

Heinz Rühmann - Die Feuerzangenbowle

Melissa McCarthy - everything!

Olivia Newton-John - Grease

Carrie Anne Moss - The Matrix

Michael J. Fox - Back to the Future

Frances McDormand - Burn After Reading / Fargo

Steve Buscemi - Living in Oblivion

Vincent Cassel - Birthday Girl

Bjarne Mädel - Der Tatortreiniger - Schotti! I love you!

Jean Reno - Léon: The Professional

Anthony Hopkins - The Silence of the Lambs

Joachim Krol - Wir können auch anders

Heike Makatsch - Männerpension

Sandra Bullock - Miss Congeniality

Paul Rudd - Our Idiot Brother

Julia Roberts - Erin Brockovich

Uma Thurman - Pulp Fiction

Pierre Brice - Winnetou

Susan Sarandon - The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Kate Winslet - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Grace Kelly - High Society

Hugh Grant - Notting Hill / Cloud Atlas

Nastassja Kinski - Cat People

Moritz Bleibtreu - Run Lola Run

Peter Falk - Columbo

Helmut Fischer - Monaco Franze

Rachel Weisz - Runaway Jury

Christina Ricci - Buffalo '66

Liam Neeson - Unknown

Charles Chaplin - Modern Times

Micky Rourke - Wild Orchid

Olivia Spencer - The Help

Philip Seymour Hoffman - Happiness

Laurence Fishburne - The Matrix

Maggie Cheung - In the Mood for Love

Don Cheadle - The Guard

Ian McKellen - Lord of the Rings

Judi Dench - Red Joan

Robert De Niro - Jackie Brown

Al Pacino - The Devil's Advocate

Jamie Bell - Billy Elliot

Maggie Smith - Keeping Mum / The Lady in the Van / Downton Abbey

Pierre Cosso - La Boum II

Kristen Thomas Scott - Keeping Mum

Michael Caine - Alfie / Little Voice

Jennifer Hudson - Dream Girls

Robert Carlyle - Carla's Song

Brittany Murphy - Clueless

Maisie Williams - Game of Thrones

Rowan Atkinson - Keeping Mum

Dafne Keen - Logan

Harvey Keitel - The Piano

Ewan Bremner - Trainspotting

Didi Hallervorden - Sein Letztes Rennen

Marcello Mastrianni - Prêt-à-Porter

Catherine Hepburn - Bringing Up Baby

Bruce Willis - The Fifth Element / Moonrise Kingdom

Milla Jovovich - The Fifth Element

Chloe Sevigny - Kids

Francesca Martinez - The Extras

Russell Crowe - A Beautiful Mind

Rebel Wilson - The Hustle

Joe Pesci - My Cousin Vinnie

Anjelica Huston - The Royal Tenenbaums

Tim Robbins - High Fidelity

Kelly McDonald - Gosford Park

Verne Troyer - Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Glenn Close - 101 Dalmations / Mars Attacks

Gustl Bayrhammer - Meister Eder und sein Pumuckl

Chadwick Boseman - Black Panther

Lupita Nyong'o - 12 Years a Slave

Ben Kinsgley - Gandhi

Chackie Chan - Rush Hour

David Duchovny - Evolution

Jodie Foster - Silence of the Lambs

Toni Collette - Muriels Wedding

Tom Hanks - Cloud Atlas

Marlon Brando - The Godfather

Groucho Marx - Monkey Business (The Marx Brothers)

Nicole Kidman - Birthday Girl, Moulin Rouge!

Michelle Yeoh - Memoirs of a Geisha

Margaret Rutherford - Miss Marple

John Malkovich - Being John Malkovitch / Burn After Reading

Katrin Cartlidge - Naked

Jim Broadbent - Cloud Atlas

Doona Bae - Cloud Atlas

Penelope Wilton - Shaun of the Dead

Abigail Breslin - Little Miss Sunshine

Benedict Cumberbatch - Patrick Melrose

Chiwetel Ejiofor - 12 Years a Slave

Halle Berry - Monster's Ball

Kumail Nanjiani - The Big Sick

Bill Nighy - Love Actually

Jamie Lee Curtis - A Fish Called Wanda

Parminder Nagra - Bend it like Beckham

Jon Hamm - Madmen

Jake Gyllenhal - Donnie Darko

Emma Thompson - Love Actually

Matthew Broderick - Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Robin Williams - The Fisher King

Antonio Banderas - You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

Rossy De Palma - Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Daniel Day Lewis - My Left Foot

Jack Nicolson - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Andy Serkis - Lord of the Rings

Lindsay Lohan - Just my Luck

Viola Davis - The Help

Gene Hackman - The Royal Tenenbaums

Chris Tucker - Rush Hour

Salma Hayek - The Velocity of Gary

James Dean - Rebels without a Cause

Catherine Denuve - The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Marianne Sägebrecht - Bagdad Cafe

Martin Freeman - Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy / The Office

Mackenzie Crook - The Office

Charlize Theron - Monster

Kate Winslet - Contagion

John C. Reilly - We need to talk about Kevin

William H. Macy - Magnolia

Kirsten Dunst - Melancholia

Brendan Gleeson - Cavalry

Roberto Benignini - Life is Beautiful

Jeremy Renner - The Bourne Legacy / SNL: Coroner

Mercedes Ruehl - The Fisher King

Nick Frost - Spaced / Hot Fuzz

Billy Connolly - A Series of Unfortunate Events

Dominique Pinon - Delicatessen

Val Kilmer - The Doors

Marisa Tomei - My Cousin Vinnie

Edward Norton - Moonrise Kingdom

Ricky Gervais - The Extras / The Office

Tim Curry - Rocky Horror Picture Show

Gisela Schneeberger - Kehraus

Tony Leung - In the Mood for Love

Mike Myers - Austin Powers

John Cusack - High Fidelity

Liv Tyler - One Night at McCools

Reese Witherspoon - Legally Blonde

Juliette Binoche - Les Amants du Pont-Neuf

Matt Dillon - One Night at McCools

Brenda Blethyn - Little Voice

Bruno Jonas - Wir Enkelkinder

You can find portraits of all my favourite actors on my pinterest account.

This list is by no means complete, I will keep adding to it.

All these films are worth watching.

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