IMDb reveal most searched for actors of 2016 revealed including Margot Robbie, Emilia Clarke and Millie Bobby Brown

Also featuring Tom Hardy and Leonardo DiCaprio

Jack Shepherd
Tuesday 06 December 2016 18:02
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Margot Robbie rose to fame starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street
Margot Robbie rose to fame starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street

IMDb - otherwise known as The Internet Movie Database - has become the go-to website for those wishing to discover more information about their favourite films, TV shows, and actors.

Every year, the site announces the ten most searched for overall actors, with Margot Robbie topping the list this year thanks to her appearance in Suicide Squad.

In second comes Emilia Clarke, riding high off the popularity of Game of Thrones, while newcomer Millie Bobby Brown came in third after her portrayal of Eleven in Stranger Things.

Only two male actors appear on the list - Tom Hardy and Leonardo DiCaprio - both of whom starred in The Revenant, released earlier this year in the UK. Despite Leo being the Oscar winner, it was Hardy who came higher in the list.

The most searched for new actors list was topped by Brown, with Haley Bennett - who starred in The Magnificent Seven and The Girl on the Train - coming second, while Spider-Man actor Tom Holland came in third.

Most searched for actors overall on IMDb:

Margot Robbie

Emilia Clarke

Millie Bobby Brown

Tom Hardy

Morena Baccarin

Gal Gadot

Alicia Vikander

Daisy Ridley

Haley Bennett

Leonardo DiCaprio

Most searched for “breakout” actors on IMDb:

Millie Bobby Brown

Haley Bennett

Tom Holland

Natalia Dyer

Brie Larson

Evan Rachel Wood

Adam Driver

Sam Claflin

Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Sofia Boutella

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