Actors and Actresses to Keep an Eye on This Year
- •Alicia VikanderWinner of this seasons Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for The Danish Girl, lead in Ex Machina, brilliant in The Man from UNCLE, and already confirmed for a handful of exciting new projects she is the face to watch this season. Every genre will be conquered by her deep and succinct performances; she has made her way through the entertainment industry without a single misstep.
- •Domhnall GleesonRoles in two Oscar films this year, plus Ex Machina and Star Wars, a Weasley, plus various period dramas under his belt— this man is obviously looking to conquer every genre, it is only a matter of time before he succeeds in his quest.
- •Matthias SchoenaertsA trustworthy leading man capable of a vast range of emotions. His performances never fail to seem incredibly genuine, his next few projects look equally as promising.
- •Eva GreenIn no way is she a newcomer to the film industry, her work is diverse and enriched with interesting and compelling performances. Her upcoming season looks equally as intriguing, Penny Dreadful alone is a career defining performance. With another Burton role rounding out her resume, she could soon be a household name.
- •Josh GadBroadway veteran and voice of Frozen's Olaf, he's already an incredibly successful performer with a brilliant fluidity between all types of comedy. Equally as capable and as comfortable with extreme warmth as he is with slapstick, his career is sure to continue to be successful and diversified.
- •Dakota JohnsonComes from a privileged family and has already had her fair share of opportunities that a lot of people haven't been fond of however, once she finds her niche she could truly excel. A charmingly unsure personality, it would be satisfying to see her find her stride.
- •Daisy RidleyAlready a household name for Star Wars fans this Brit is also rumored to be starring in a new Tomb Raider film, as well. Her bubbly personality combined with her expertise in action sequences should propel her into further success.
- •Lily-Rose DeppDaughter of Johnny Depp and model Vanessa Paradis, there is no mistaking the parents of this stunning performer. It is not only her parents gorgeous looks that she acquired, but also their talents in both the film and fashion industry. With a handful of projects lined up for the future there is no doubt this young star will excel in any field she chooses to pursue.