Here we have 15 examples of actors who are simply made for biography-based films. From Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth to Daniel Day Lewis as Lincoln, these actors and their casting directors nailed the look and feel of their real-life inspirations.
In homage to those astounding performances, photovide.com has compiled an list of by far the most precise real-life portrayals to ever strike the silver display. Have a look within the shots below and vote to the most convincing!
Which one particular is your favorite? Did we miss out on a person? Let us know within the responses!
Actors and Them Role of Historic People in Cinema:
#1 Eddie Redmayne And Felicity Jones As Stephen Hawking With His Wife Jane Wilde In The Theory Of Everything (2014)
#2 Jamie Foxx As Ray Charles In Ray (2004)
#3 Val Kilmer As Jim Morrison In The Doors (1991)
#4 Meryl Streep As Margaret Thatcher In The Iron Lady (2011)
#5 Robert Downey Jr. As Charlie Chaplin In Chaplin (1992)
#6 Daniel Day?Lewis As Abraham Lincoln In Lincoln (2012)
#7 Ben Kingsley As Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi In Gandhi (1982)
#8 Cate Blanchett As Bob Dylan In I’m Not There (2007)
#9 Jennifer Lopez As Selena Quintanilla-Perez In Selena (1997)
#10 Bruno Ganz As Adolf Hitler In Downfall (2004)
#11 Gary Oldman As Ludwig Van Beethoven In Immortal Beloved (1994)
#12 Hellen Mirren As HM Queen Elizabeth II In The Queen (2007)
#13 Salma Hayek As Frida Kahlo In Frida (2002)
#14 Charlize Theron As Aileen Wuornos In Monster (2003)
#15 Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs In Jobs (2013)
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