No movie is complete without villains. They have a very special place in every Hollywood movie. In certain movies, viewers have found villains more likeable than the heroes. So the question here is who is the most powerful and popular villain? Well, the list is quite long but we have managed to chalk out five most popular villains of all the times in Hollywood. Have a look.
Alan Rickman has done memorable roles in several Hollywood movies such as Die Hard, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, etc. Rickman whose complete name is Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman is basically from UK, and is into acting and films for around 30 years. The marvelous work that he has done in films has fetched him many awards such as a Golden Globe Award, BAFTA Award and Screen Actors Guild Award.
Heath Ledger, who basically belongs to Australia, came to United States to work as an actor in 1998. Extremely marvelous in acting skills, he did several outstanding roles in movies such as The Dark Knight, The Patriot and I’m Not There. In a short span of time, he became quite popular in Hollywood due to his talent and exceptional acting skills. One of his best roles was in movie The Dark Knight wherein he played the bad guy. This movie got him several awards including best supporting actor award and Scream Award for Best Villain.
James Earl Jones
James Earl Jones’ most applauded role was in Star Wars series as Dearth Vader. Quite mature and talented actor/villain, Jones has worked in quite a number of movies such as The Lion King, Three Fugitives and of course Star Wars. He has been conferred with many prestigious awards pertaining to films such as Lifetime Achievement Award and Academy Honorary Award.
When we talk about most menacing Hollywood villains then we cannot forget Ralph Fiennes. Born in 1962, he is basically a British actor and has been doing films since last 25 years or so. He has given his miraculous performances in movies such as Schindler’s List, Bernard and Doris, The English Patient, etc.
Who can forget the memorable performance of Mike Myers in famous Hollywood movie “Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery” for which he bagged the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain. Mike Myers or Michael John Myers is basically from Canada and is one of the most renowned actors in Hollywood.