Top 9 Most Hyped Celebrities

A lot of aspiring actors and actresses go to Hollywood every year. All of them have some dreams and most of them have a dream of becoming a super star. Hollywood doesn’t make everybody a star and that is why some aspiring actors go home broke and disappointed. The key to success in Hollywood is much more than acting skills and talent. These skills might help an aspiring actor to earn a decent living but they might fail to help him/her reach stardom. Some celebrities fail to carve their niche in Hollywood while some others are overhyped. Here is a list of the most overhyped actors in Hollywood.

Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde

1. Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde has appeared in some high profile movies in the past few years. Cowboys & Aliens, TRON: Legacy, The Next Three Days etc. are some of her movies that attracted people to the big screen. This 27 year old actress couldn't make people appreciate her presence on-screen. Although, a lot of people are fascinated with the love life she had before her divorce.


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Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson

2. Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson is a funny actor who makes people laugh. A lot of people think that this actor plays too safe by playing similar roles on the big screen. Owen Wilson doesn't have shortage of work at all. He has worked in some great flicks in the past years. These movies include Wedding Crashers, Midnight in Paris, Marley and Me etc. However, lot of people think that they are watching Owen instead of watching the actual characters he is supposed to play.


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Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves

3. Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves is definitely one of the most over-hyped and over-paid actors in Tinseltown. This Matrix star is considered as one of the worst actors in Hollywood. Having average talents, this actor is loved by some people for his pleasant smile.


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Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan

4. Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan helped to make ‘Mean Girls’ a hit in the year 2004. A lot of people fell in love with this young and vivacious actress but they were disappointed by her amateurish performance in her comeback attempt hosting ‘Saturday Night Live.’ This actress is popular for her leading and romantic roles. The fact is that a lot of more talented actresses have carved their niche in Hollywood in the past eight years. Many successful actresses have emerged since Lohan’s best performance. She has not impressed her fans for a lot of years now but she is still an overhyped actress.


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Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey

5. Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey has impressed a lot of women with his charm and shirtless look. He has surely seduced women with his thick Texas drawl and a lot of other actors failed to do so despite having great looks. This actor has done some good work but his limited range is one of his major flaws.


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Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck

6. Ben Affleck

Some people say that Ben Affleck’s raw style of acting and talent did not help him much to be popular. They say that his rags-to-riches and unexpected Oscar win along with his friendship with Damon made him famous. These were the reasons why he got to do those big parts in Armageddon and Shakespeare in Love. A lot of people think that this actor doesn't have good enough acting skills. It really seems like Ben Affluence is working more in the field of writing and directing these days.


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Olivia Munn

Olivia Munn

7. Olivia Munn

Olivia Munn is a model and actress who can be seen 0n a lot of semi-nude magazine covers. This actress appeared as a correspondent on a show called, ‘The Daily Show.’ She also appeared in the very well known, ‘I Don't Know How She Does It.’ A lot of people are of the view that this actress should ‘act.’ They also think that she is not popular for her talent but she is popular for her semi-nude pictures that are all over the internet and magazine covers.


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Vanessa Hudgens

Vanessa Hudgens

8. Vanessa Hudgens

Vanessa Hudgens rocked in High School Musical! This one made teenagers go crazy! They wore shirts and tees having the pictures of the actors and actresses who worked in High School Musical. This actress did some big-screen parts in Beastly, Journey 2: Mysterious Island, Sucker Punch etc. She was seen with Zac Efron, Austin Butler and Josh Hutcherson. Despite of all this, a lot of people say that Hudgens' acting abilities couldn’t grow after High School Musical.


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January Jones

January Jones

9. January Jones

This actress touched fame as Betty Draper. She works in a tremendously popular drama set in the 60s. This is an award winning show that made her look great! Some people say she was liked her because of her fashion style and not because of her acting style. This is a stunning blond actress who started her career as a model. Some people say that modeling might be the right career for Jones.


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  • Olivia Wilde
  • Owen Wilson
  • Keanu Reeves
  • Lindsay Lohan
  • Matthew McConaughey
  • Ben Affleck
  • Olivia Munn
  • Vanessa Hudgens
  • January Jones

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