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
1Alessandro Cremona341024
2Sam Spruell211011
Ernest Wells211011
3Peter McRobbie19109
Jesse Plemons19109
Mark Rylance19109
Scott Shepherd19109
4Deanna Dunagan18108
Kathryn Hanh18108
5Peter Campion15105
Harrison Ford15105
Domhnall Gleeson15105
Hugh Grant15105
Misha Kuznetsov15105
Gary Lydon15105
Eve Macklin15105
Robert Moloney15105
Nora-Jane Noone15105
Emily Bett Rickards15105
6E.E. Bell14104
Ian Blackman14104
John Bluthal14104
Josh Brolin14104
George Clooney14104
Patrick Fischler14104
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