Top 10 Greatest Celebrities in Entertainment History

10. Marlon Brando

The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, Superman
Marlon Brando, Jr. was an American actor, film director, and activist. He is hailed for bringing a gripping realism to film acting and is often cited as one of the greatest and most influential actors of all time.
9. Johnny Depp

A Nightmare on Elm Street, Platoon, Edward Scissorhands
John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II is an American actor, producer, and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor.
8. Anthony Hopkins

The Silence of the Lambs, Thor, Thor: The Dark World
Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE, is a Welsh actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer and painter.
7. Leonardo DiCaprio

Titanic, Inception, The Departed, The Revenant (2015)
Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and film producer. DiCaprio began his career by appearing in television commercials, after which he had recurring roles in TV series such as the soap opera Santa Barbara and the sitcom Growing Pains in the early 1990s.
6. Morgan Freeman

The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins
Morgan Freeman is an American actor and narrator. Freeman won an Academy Award in 2005 for Best Supporting Actor with Million Dollar Baby, and he has received Oscar nominations for his performances in Street Smart (1987), Driving Miss Daisy (1989), The Shawshank Redemption (1994) and Invictus (2009). He has also won a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Freeman has appeared in many other box office hits, including Glory (1989), Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), Seven (1995), Deep Impact (1998), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Bruce Almighty (2003), The Dark Knight Trilogy, The Lego Movie (2014), and Lucy (2014).
5. Al Pacino

The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Scarface
Alfredo James "Al" Pacino is an American actor of stage and screen, filmmaker and screenwriter. A call-in TV poll of 25,000 British fans in 2003 voted Pacino the greatest actor of all time.
4. Meryl Streep

The Deer Hunter, Out of Africa, Kramer vs. Kramer
Mary Louise "Meryl" Streep is an American actress. A three-time Academy Award winner, she has repeatedly been called the "best actress of her generation".
3. Robert De Niro

Goodfellas, The Godfather Part II, Taxi Driver
Robert De Niro is an American actor and producer who has starred in over 100 films. His first major film roles were in the sports drama Bang the Drum Slowly and Martin Scorsese's crime film Mean Streets.
2. Tom Hanks

Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, Toy Story
Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker. He is known for his roles in Splash, Big, Philadelphia, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Saving Private Ryan, You've Got Mail, The Green Mile, Cast Away (2000), The Da Vinci Code (2006), Captain Phillips, and Saving Mr. Banks (both 2013), as well as for his voice work in the animated films The Polar Express (2004) and the Toy Story series.
1. Jack Nicholson

The Shining, Batman, The Departed
John Joseph "Jack" Nicholson is an American actor and filmmaker, having performed for nearly 60 years.