Over the last few years, both the Hollywood as well as the Bollywood film industry has witnessed a surge in the number of young actors. These stars have made a strong impact on the minds of the audience and established themselves successfully. Some of them belong to the celebrity families while others make a fresh entry to the film world. Here we have prepared a list of all the hot and young actors:

Young Hollywood Actors List

Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe - Actor

Born in 1989, Daniel Radcliffe made his entry in the film industry at a very young age. The actor is popular for Harry Potter series in which he has acted for 10 years. He has appeared in many challenging roles in his films. Some of the other popular works of the actors are The Tailor of Panama, The Women in Black, Kill Your Darlings, Victor Frankenstein, Swiss Army Man, Now You See Me 2, Imperium.

Emma Watson

Emma Watson - Actress

Famous as Hermione Granger from Harry Potter, the actress Emma Watson, born in 1990, has been winning everyone’s heart since her arrival. She appeared in all the eight parts of the series and also contributed as an actor in many other films. The Tale of Despereaux, My Week With Marilyn, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, The Bling Ring, This is the End, Noah, Beauty and the Beast are some of her notable works in the Hollywood films.

Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart - Actress

The Twilight fame, Kristen Stewart, born in 1990, is an American beauty and has been working in the films for more than 15 years. She has done splendid acts in many famous movies. The names of some of the films are Panic Room, Twilight Saga, Personal Shopper, On the Road, Adventureland, Equals, The Runaways, etc. Kristen tasted the success at an early stage of her career and is one of the most successful actresses in Hollywood.

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence - Actor

Born in 1990, Jennifer Lawrence stepped in into the film world with the movie, Winter’s Bone and gained fame by playing the role of a mutant in the movie, X Men: The First Class. For her outstanding performance in the movie, Silver Linings Playbook, Lawrence received a lot of praise. Other works of the actress are American Hustle, Joy, to name a few. Jennifer impressed everyone with her acting in the years 2015 and 2016 to become the highest paid actresses in Hollywood.

Emma Stone

Emma Stone - Actress

Emma Stone (1988) is one of the most talented and commercially successful actresses in the world. The recipient of several awards, Stone came to notice with her role in the movie, Zombieland. After this, she starred in many popular films and established herself as the highest-paid actresses. The successful movies of the actresses are Easy A, The Amazing Spider-Man, Birdman, La La Land, and Battle of the Sexes.

Liam Hemsworth

Liam Hemsworth - Actor

Born in 1990, Liam Hemsworth, the Australian actor has acted in movies namely, The Last Song, The Hunger Games film series, Independence Day: Resurgence. During this period of time, he has won many awards and also got nominated under several categories.

Logan Lerman

Logan Lerman - Actor

Another young actor on the list is Logan Lerman. He has acted in over 20 films and given memorable performances in many films. Some of the excellent films of the actors are The Butterfly Effect, Hoot, 3:10 to Yuma, The Number 23, Meet Bill, Gamer, My One and Only. The Three Musketeers, Noah, and Fury.

Jaden Smith

Jaden Smith - Actor

Jaden Smith is another person to join the list of young actors and has worked with his father, Will Smith in his debut movie, The Pursuit of Happiness. His work is largely appreciated by everyone and Smith has acted in the movies namely The Day The Earth Stood Still, the remake of The Karate Kid, and After Earth.

Kate Upton

Kate Upton - Actress

Kate Upton is the hot and young actress who has acted in the movies namely, Tower Heist, The Other Women, and The Layover. Not only she enjoyed a great place as an actor but also is one of the gorgeous models of America.

Abigail Breslin

Abigail Breslin - Actor

Abigail Breslin made her acting debut as a child actor with the film, Signs. This film was a success at the box office and garnered her fame at an early age. She also starred in the movies, Raising Helen, Little Miss Sunshine, My Sister’s Keeper, to name a few. Her role in the movie, Little Miss Sunshine was highly lauded by the audience and the critics. Because of her remarkable work in many films, Abigail has received many accolades in her career.

Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus - Actor

Miley Cyrus is not only an excellent singer but also a splendid actress. She came to notice with the tv show, Hannah Montana and also impressed everyone with her musical releases. Miley started her career with her performance in the film, Hannah Montana: The Movie and also received positive reviews for her performance in the film, The Last Song.

Chris Colfer

Chris Colfer - Actor

Chris Colfer is one of the most influential and talented personalities among all the young actors of Hollywood. Apart from acting in movies, he has also been starred in many popular Tv shows namely Glee, Entertainment Tonight, The Cleveland Show, Julie’s Greenroom, to name a few. Famous films in which the actor has appeared are Glee, 8, Struck By Lightning, and Noel.

Taylor Lautner

Taylor Lautner - Actor

Taylor Lautner is popular for his amazing body and voice. Not only has he acted in many popular films but also given her voice in the tv series namely, What’s new, Scooby-Doo and Danny Phantom. The movies in which he acted as an actor are Cheaper by the Dozen 2, The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagiri in 3-D, and Abduction.

Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez - Actor

Selena Gomez is another name on the list of most popular young actors of Hollywood. She has not only acted in the films but has also established herself as a singer. Not only has she performed as a solo artist but has also given remarkable performances as a band member.

Josh Hutcherson

Josh Hutcherson - Actor

Josh Hutcherson has an experience of acting in short films, Tv commercials, and other popular movies. Also, apart from acting, he has produced and directed many of his films. Some of the popular works of the actor are Little Manhattan, Zathura: A Space Adventure, Bridge to Terabithia, Journey to the Centre of the Earth, The Hunger Games, Detention, The Forger, Escobar: Paradise Lost, to name a few.


Young Bollywood Actors List

Tiger Shroff

A Still From Baaghi 2

Tiger Shroff (1990) is one of the fittest young actors of Bollywood. He became popular among kids and youth because of his stunts and mind-blowing physique. The success rate of the actor is very high and he has acted in many commercially successful films within a few years of his debut. The popular films of Tiger Shroff are Baaghi, Heropanti, and Baaghi 2. His action film, Baaghi 2 took a splendid opening and surprised everyone by becoming the highest grosser of the actor till date within a few days at the box office.

Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt - Actor

Alia Bhatt (1993) has tasted the success at such a young age and impressed everyone with her excellent acting. Currently, she is the most successful young actress of Bollywood. After making her debut with the film, Student of the Year in 2012, Alia appeared in many popular movies and gained laurels from the audience as well as the critics. She has not only established herself as a popular actress but also made a recognition as a talented singer in the Hindi film industry.

Kriti Sanon

A still from Dilwale

Kriti Sanon (1990) is popular for her wonderful physique and has established herself as a popular actress in the Bollywood. She has shared the screen with many famous stars and her debut movie, Heropanti was a hit at the box office. Also, her acting in the films namely Dilwale and Bareilly Ki Barfi received a positive response from the audience as well as the critics.

Varun Dhawan

A Still From Movie Dilwale

Varun Dhawan (1987) is famous for experimenting with his roles in the movies and has achieved success in a very short time. Right from his debut film, SOTY, he is receiving positive reviews from the audience as well as the critics. His popular movie list includes films namely Student of the Year, Badlapur, Judwaa 2, October, Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Main Tera Hero, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, ABCD 2, to name a few. By choosing the challenging roles in the films namely Badlapur and October, Varun has proved the depth of his acting.

Bhumi Pednekar

Bhumi Pednekar - Actress

Born in 1989, Bhumi Pednekar has done a remarkable work since her debut in the movie, Dum Laga Ke Haisha. Later, she was seen in the movies, Toilet – Ek Prem Katha and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan, which turned out to be successful films at the box office. Due to the spectacular performances of the actress, she has received positive reviews from the critics as well as the audience.

Varun Sharma

Varun Sharma - Actor

Varun Sharma (1988) is a young comedy actor, who came to notice after his character of Chucha from the movie, Fukrey. He has acted in many other films such as Kis Kis Ko Pyaar Karoon, Dilwale, and has also shown his talent in the Punjabi films. Varun repeated his extraordinary performance in the second part of the movie, Fukrey and won everybody’s heart.

Kartik Aaryan

Kartik Aaryan - Actor

Kartik Aaryan (1988) stepped into the Bollywood with the movie, Pyaar Ka Punchnama. His monologue in the movie gained him all the more famous. And due to his cuteness and superb acting, he impressed everyone in the film, Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2. Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety became his first film to cross the mark of Rs. 100 crores at the box office and he received laurels for his work in the film.

Parineeti Chopra

Parineeti Chopra - Indian Actress

Born in 1988, Parineeti Chopra, the sister of the famous Bollywood actress, Priyanka Chopra. She has been doing a wonderful job in the films. Her acting in the movies, Ladies vs Ricky Bahl, Hasee Toh Phasee, Ishaqzaade, Shuddh Desi Romance was highly appreciated by the critics. All these films received a positive response at the box office. Golmaal Again became the first film of the actress to cross the mark of Rs. 200 crores in its lifetime.

Disha Patani

Disha Patani - Actress

Born in 1992, Disha Patani’s personality is loaded with cuteness and glamour. And she has totally nailed it with her presence in the movies namely M.S Dhoni – The Untold Story, and Baaghi 2. The latter movie was a huge success at the box office and collected over Rs. 150 crores in its lifetime. Apart from these movies, she has also formed a part of many tv commercials and music videos.

Urvashi Rautela

Urvashi Rautela - Actress

Urvashi Rautela (1994) is known for her erotic avatars in the movies. She has impressed everyone with her glamorous looks in her movies as well as in other music videos. The popular films of the actress are Singh Saab The Great, Great Grand Masti, Sanam Re, and Hate Story 4.

Saqib Saleem

Saqib Saleem - Actor

Saqib Saleem (1988) is the brother of a famous Bollywood actress, Huma Qureshi and has delivered a remarkable performance in his films. Not only in the film but also he has appeared in many tv commercials in his career. He has worked in the movies, Mujhse Fraandship Karogi, Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Dishoom, Dobaara: See Your Evil and Dil Juunglee.

Hansika Motwani

Hansika Motwani (1991) has starred mostly in the Tamil and Telugu films. Also, she has worked in many music videos and impressed everyone with her acting. The popular works of the actress are Kantri, Maska, Engeyum Kadhal, Velayudham, to name a few.

Yami Gautam

Yami Gautam - Actor

Yami Gautam (1988) has appeared in a number of Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and Punjabi films. She rose to prominence because of the exceptional performance in the movie, Vicky Donor. After that, she got to work with other famous actors namely, Ajay Devgn, Varun Dhawan, and Hrithik Roshan. The charm and cuteness of the actress can attract anyone in no time.

Tamannaah Bhatia

Tamannaah Bhatia - Actor

Tamannah (1989) started her career at a young age with the Bollywood movie, Chand Sa Roshan Chehra. But she achieved the success in the South film industry. Tamannah has worked in a number of Telugu and Tamil films in his career. The names of the famous ones are Happy Days, Kalloori, Aryan, Paiyaa, Siruthai, Dharma Durai, 100% Love. However, her name became viral after the success of the films namely Bahubali series. In both the Baahubali films, she had impressed everyone with her acting as well as dancing and received positive reviews from the critics.

Sara Ali Khan

Born in 1983, Sara Ali Khan is the next name to enter the list of young actors. She is soon to be work with Ranveer Singh in Rohit Shetty’s new film, Simbaa. Also, she has been in the news from time to time because of her workout and dance videos.

Jhanvi Kapoor

Jhanvi Kapoor, born in 1997, is making her debut in 2018 with the movie, Dhadak. The daughter of Sridevi and Boney Kapoor, she is born with a silver spoon in her mouth.