Best Foreign Actors In Hollywood

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Hollywood is considered the world’s capital of film. Many aspiring actors from different countries around the world do whatever they can to find their way there and try to live out their movie star dreams. Accommodating a wide range of people from different cultures and backgrounds some people have gone up the ladder and are now world movie stars.

Jet Li

Jet Li is a Chinese film actor who is a naturalized Singaporean citizen. He made his Hollywood debut after 1996 with the movie Black Mask, in 1998 Jet Li got his breakthrough when Lethal Weapon 4 was released in that year.

Jason Statham

Born in the United Kingdom, Mr. Statham is famous for his action-packed movies where he plays a never give up role. Some of his best movies where he shows off his bravery and strength include The Transporter, The Mechanic, Crank, The Fate of the Furious and Spy.

Antonio Banderas

Antonio Banderas is a Spanish actor famous for acting The Mask of Zorro, Once Upon a Time in Mexico and Desperado which are all classics for action movie enthusiasts.

Kumail Nanjiani

Born and raised in Karachi, Pakistan, Nanjiani moved to the US when he was 18. An actor and comedian he has featured in movies like The Kings Of Summer.

Henry Cavill

Henry started out in action in the United Kingdom where he is from, in 2007 he played the lead role in the TV series The Tudor which later earned him a role as Superman in Man of Steel.

Chris Hemsworth

Getting to play the leading character in Thor which was an epic superhero movie pretty much-changed everything for the Australian born actor who is considered one of the most hardworking foreign actors in Hollywood.

Alexander Skarsgard

Mr. Skarsgard is from Stockholm, Sweden and is the firstborn son of a famous Swedish actor. He has played as a vampire, taking the lead role in the popular TV series True Blood.

Ryan Gosling

The Canadian actor has two Oscar nominations. Starting out his acting career at the Mickey Mouse Club he got to brush shoulders with Justin Timberlake. Mr. Gosling has featured in movies like Drive and The Big Short.

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah was born in Johannesburg, South Africa where he started out his own radio show doing what he loves best. He used the radio to showcase his love for comedy. Trevor moved to the US in 2011 working on The Late Show before becoming a regular contributor to The Daily Show where he, later on, became the host in 2015.

Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem is a Spanish actor who has won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in the film No Country for Old Men where he played the role of an assassin. Javier was also featured in the James Bond movie Skyfall, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales and Collateral which featured Hollywood heavyweight actors Tom Cruise and Jamie Foxx which was released in 2004.