The film industry and especially Hollywood stars is endowed with very talented actors. Indeed, Hollywood fame is often considered the pinnacle of every star’s career.
Some of the stars that were very popular in 2016 could be quickly overtaken by fresh and promising stars in 2020. In fact, no one knows who the most popular Hollywood stars will be next year or the year after that.
1. Robert Downey Jr.
Hollywood Actor Robert John Downey Jr. was born in Manhattan, New York on April fourth, 1965. He began his career as young as age 5 when he starred in his father’s film Pound’ (1970). His leading role as Iron Man in Iron Man, Avengers, and Captain America: Civil War has made him both famous and solidified his fame as the most popular Hollywood star in 2020. Downey is reported to earn about $75 million and his movies grossing even more. For instance, Iron Man 3 grossed a total of $1.215 billion.
2. Johnny Depp
John Christopher “Johnny” Depp II is not only an American actor but also a musician and producer. Depp is considered one of the most versatile actors of his day and age due to his mastery of several talents.
He has received the Screen Actors Guild Award and the Golden Globe Award for his spectacular talent. Many people remember Depp for his famous role in the Pirates of the Caribbean series (from 2006) and Edward Scissorhands (1990). His other great movies include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (in 2007).
3. Chris Hemsworth
In a span of several years, Chris surprised many by moving to the very top of Hollywood’s stardom and acquiring roles in some of the best blockbusters of the new age, such as Thor, The Avengers, Ghostbusters, and The Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). He is one of Hollywood’s most handsome actors and earns about $37 million being among the top-paid Hollywood actors in 2020 as well.