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
3Sam Claflin13103
Tyler Coppin13103
Yôjirô Noda13103
Jeffrey Thomas13103
Shailene Woodley13103
4Jim Gaffigan12102
Ed Helms12102
Tim Jackson12102
Thomas Kee12102
Olivia Thirlby12102
5Justice Smith1110664
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