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
1Carrie Coon19109
Tom Hanks19109
Rick Holmes19109
2Spencer Stone14104
3Tyler Coppin13103
4Yôjirô Noda12102
5Jim Gaffigan11101
Ed Helms11101
Tim Jackson11101
Thomas Kee11101
Justice Smith1110664
Olivia Thirlby11101
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