Who are your favorite teenage actors? They’ve got the looks, the aura, and definitely the talent to become the next generation of famous actors. No matter how old they are, they have captured our hearts through different genres of films, kinds of characters and always been our hottest teenage actors.
Table of Contents
- 1. Jaden Smith
- 2. Finn Wolfhard
- 3. Iain Armitage
- 4. Asher Dov Angel
- 5. Jace Norman
- 6. Dylan Minnette
- 7. Asa Butterfield
- 8. Timothée Hal Chalamet
- 9. Zachary Gordon
- 10. Rico Rodriguez
- 11. Ryan Potter
- 12. Cole Sprouse
- 13. Sterling Beaumon
- 14. Austin Butler
- 15. Josh Hutcherson
- 16. David Clayton Henrie
- 17. Tom Holland
- 18. Noah Schnapp
- 19. Daniel Radcliffe
- 20. Zac Efron
1. Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith is a beautiful young man who is just getting started in the world of acting. He began at the age of 10 when he was cast for his role in ‘The Pursuit of Happiness’. He continued to act until shortly before he reached his 17th birthday when he decided to take a break from acting and focus on his true passion, music. In September 2017, Smith announced that he would be making a return to acting. In 2021, he received a Grammy Award for Album of the Year nomination.
2. Finn Wolfhard
Finn Wolfhard is an American actor from Canada. His breakout role came as Mike Wheeler in Netflix’s Stranger Things, winning him nominations at both the MTV Movie & TV Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor 13 Years Old or Younger.
3. Iain Armitage
Iain Armitage is an American child actor and theater critic , best known for playing the role of Ziggy on the HBO television series Big Little Lies. In 2018, he received the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Leading Young Actor for his role as Sheldon Cooper.
4. Asher Dov Angel
Asher Dov Angel is an actor from the United States. He made his acting debut in the 2008 picture Jolene, starring Jessica Chastain, as a kid actor. He is most known for playing Jonah Beck in the Disney Channel sitcom Andi Mack, which aired in 2017.. In 2019, he won Young Entertainer Awards for Best Young Ensemble in a Television Series and in 2020 he received the Social Star Award from iHeartRadio Music Awards.
5. Jace Norman
Jace is an American actor who stars as Henry Hart in the Nickelodeon television series Henry Danger. In 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020, Norman won the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Male TV Star. He won his fifth Kids’ Choice Award in a row for the same category in the 2021 Kids’ Choice Awards.
6. Dylan Minnette
Dylan Minnette is an American actor. Best known for his roles in the films Prisoners, 13 Reasons Why, and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Minnette is the singer and rhythm guitarist in the band Wallows. In 2011, he won Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor 14–17.
7. Asa Butterfield
Asa Butterfield born 1 April 1997) is an English actor. He is best known for playing the lead role of Alex in the critically acclaimed film, Hugo which helped him win Young Hollywood Awards for the Breakthrough Performance – Male. In 2019, Butterfield participated in the comedy-drama series Sex Education.
8. Timothée Hal Chalamet
Chalamet is an American actor. He has received several accolades throughout his career. Chalamet’s breakthrough came in 2017 with his role as Elio Perlman in Luca Guadagnino’s coming-of-age romantic drama Call Me by Your Name, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.
9. Zachary Gordon
Zachary Gordon is one of the hottest teenage actors around. Zachary is also known to many for his starring role in the movie Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules as Greg Gaines Jr., which was released in 2011 to much success. In 2011, 2013, he won Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast
10. Rico Rodriguez
Rico Rodriguez is one of the hottest teenage actors working right now, with his bio highlighting his talent and potential for long-lasting success. He and the Modern Family cast won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in 2011, 2012, and 2013.
11. Ryan Potter
Ryan Potter is an actor who is best known for his role in Nickelodeon action comedy series Supah Ninjas (2011–2013) and Hiro Hamada, in “Big Hero 6”. Ryan received critical acclaim for his performance in this Walt Disney Animation Studios 2D computer animated superhero movie. He has been nominated for several awards.
12. Cole Sprouse
Cole Sprouse is one of the most famous actors in Hollywood. He is best known for his role as Ross in The Suite Life Of Zack and Cody and as Dylan Mckay on Disney Channel’s original series, The Suite Life On Deck. In 2017, 2018, 2019, he won several nominations for Teen’s Choice Awards and People’s Choice Awards.
13. Sterling Beaumon
Sterling Beaumon is an American actor . He is best known for his role as young Dr. Jack Shephard on ABC’s television series, Lost. He also had a recurring guest role on the show Harry’s Law.
14. Austin Butler
Austin Butler is an American actor. Butler is best known for acting in the ABC Family series The Secret Life of the American Teenager, portraying Ben Boykewich. He has starred in ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars, Freeform’s Switched at Birth and is currently starring as “Eliot” on Fox’s The New Girl (TV series) (2011-present).
15. Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson is an American actor and model best known for playing Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games film series, which earned him a Teen Choice Award. He has also appeared in films such as Bridge to Terabithia, A Little Bit of Heaven, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, and Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters.
16. David Clayton Henrie
David Henrie is an American actor, rally driver, musician, television writer, and film producer. He is best known for playing Larry on That’s So Raven and Justin Russo on Wizards of Waverly Place.
17. Tom Holland
Tom Holland is a British actor. Holland achieved international fame for portraying Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In 2017, Holland won the BAFTA Rising Star Award, at 20-years-old, the second-youngest recipient at the time.
18. Noah Schnapp
Noah Schnapp is an American actor. He is best known for portraying the character of Will Byers in the Netflix television series Stranger Things, for which he won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series with his fellow cast members.
19. Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Radcliffe is an English actor born in 1989, who is best known for portraying the role of “Harry Potter” in the Harry Potter film series. He has won over 35 awards for his performance in the series, including two “BAFTA” Awards and one “Golden Globe”. He was also honored with the Order of the British Empire for services to drama.
20. Zac Efron
Zac is one of the hottest male celebrities in the world. He was born on Oct, 18, 1987 in San Luis Obispo, California. He began acting professionally in 2002. He is best known for his role in the Disney’s High School Musical series. Additionally, he was nominated for three Teen Choice Awards, two Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards and a Young Artist Award. He won an MTV Movie Award for “Best Kiss” with Vanessa Hudgens in the movie High School Musical 2 .