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
1Gabriel Akuwudike271017
2Robert Catrini19109
Chris Messina19109
Jurnee Smollett-Bell19109
Steven Williams19109
3Tom Rhy Harries14104
Charlie Hunnam14104
Brie Larson14104
Matthew McConaughey14104
Jeremy Strong14104
4Demian Bichir12102
Marina Kerr12102
Andrea Riseborough12102
5Ben Affleck11101
Macon Blair1110628
Eiza González11101
Blake Lively1110587
Shunsuke Takeuchi11101
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