Biopics are few of the toughest and most rewarding roles in the Hollywood. Important and often big historical figures have a wealth of information about their lives. The primary job of the actor is to understand the role and portray their roles of the historical figures accordingly. Apart from the actor, there are casting experts and other artists who play a big role in making such figures famous on the big screen. Thus selecting the right actors, while playing the biopic is important. So, we are bringing here a list of perfect historic roles with perfect actors.
1. Jamie Foxx as Charles Ray in the movie called Ray.
2. Daniel Day Lewis acting as Abraham Lincoln in the movie Lincoln.
3. ‘The Doors’ movie has Val Kilmer who was in the role of Jim Morrison.
4. Robert Downey Jr. as Charlie Chaplin in the movie called Chaplin.
5. Ben Kingsley acting in the role as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi in the movie called Gandhi.
6. Bruno Ganz who played the role of Adolf Hitler in the movie Downfall
7. Ashton Kutcher in the movie ‘Jobs’ as Steve Jobs.
8. Denzel Washington portrayed in the film as Malcom X in the movie Malcom X.
9. Morgan Freeman acting as Nelson Mandela in the movie called Invictus.
10. Andre 3000 playing the role of Jimi Hendrix in the movie Jimi: All is by my side.
11. Jennifer Lopez as Selena Quintanilla in the movie called ‘Selena’.
12. Adrien Brody in the role of Salvador Dali in the movie called ‘Midnight in Paris’.
13. Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in the movie called Iron Lady
14. Gary Oldman and Chole Webb in the movie Sid and Nancy in the role of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen.
15. Hellen Mirren in the role of Queen Elizabeth II in the biopic called ‘the queen’
16. Anthony Hopkins acting as Alfred Hitchcock in the movie Hitchcock
17. Salma Hayek acting as Frida Kahlo in Frida
18. Milk – Sean Penn as Harvey Milk in the movie called Milk
19. Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones in the biopic roles as Stephen Hawking and Jane in the movie called ‘The theory of everything’.
20. Charlize Theron as Aileen Wuornos in the movie called Monster.