Whether they’re today’s super-stars with clout or character players with decades of experience, actors are not improvising the film you’re watching. They follow the script and the director’s intent. For almost any other actor, even a few days’ work on a big budget film is a career highlight. They smoke only if they’re told to smoke. Actors in these rankings worked on at least two top-grossing films since 2002.

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actors | The more smoking, the higher the score
in films
27Brett Davern11101
Eddie J. Fernandez11101
Rory Fleck-Byrne11101
Jimmy Gonzales11101
Jared Harris11101
Charlie Hunnam1110552
Ben Kingsley11101
Rob Lowe11101
Randy McDowell11101
Marshall Napier11101
Franco Nero1110552
Robert Pattinson1110552
Erin Richards11101
Johnny Sneed11101
Tom Sturridge11101
Melvin Van Peebles11101
Rachel Weisz11101
Kenny Wormald11101
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