The entertainment industry is one that just will not stop, its wheels just keep turning and turning, day and night, 24/7. Each new year there is another roster full of talented artists to keep a watch on. We have selected some of the finest examples of excellence in regards to the rising male talent in the world today. Each has their own gifts and niche, but guaranteed to find them fascinating to learn about. Here are some of the top 10 most handsome boys in the world 2018.
10. Keith Stanfield
American rapper and actor, LaKeith Lee Stanfield was born on August 12, 1991 in San Bernardino, California. He works primarily as an actor, rapper and poet. When he was 15, he enrolled at the John Casablancas Modelling and Career Center in Orange County. In 2014 he won a part in the film, “Selma”. Other roles included, 2015’s “Dope” and “N.W.A Straight Outta Compton” where he played Snoop Dogg.
9. Xian Lim
Xian Lim was born in San Francisco to Chinese and Filipino parents, on July 12, 1989. He works as a vocalist, model and actor. His most famous roles include playing Andy in “My Binondo Girl” (2011), which secured the Yahoo! Philippines Award for Breakthrough Actor of the Year, as well as the award for Love Team of the year, which he shared with his costar, Kim Chiu. Xian grew up a natural when it came to playing instruments. He is currently working on the 2017 television series, “A Love to Last”, playing Sebastian “Totoy” Cruz”, and has 2 films coming out, “Xian-Coleen Movie” as Bern, and “Corpus Delicti” as Mark Mondejar. He has a passion for basketball and uses this passion to participate in charity games.
8. Zayn Malik
Just recently, Zayn Malik did something very sweet, and his fans just could not get enough of it. Basically, he paid for an abused cat, by the name of Nino to get surgery. Nino was a 13 year old feline who was blind in the left eye, had a broken nose and jaw. Long story short, Zayn paid the bill. Zayn Javadd Malik was born on January 12, 1993 in Bradford, England, and works as a vocalist, composer, fashion designer and producer, with his favorite musical genres being rhythm and blues, alternative R&B and pop. He was a member of the popular boy band, One Direction.
7. Lee Jong Suk
Lee Jong Suk began his career in entertainment as a model, even so he is quite humble about his appearance and states that, “My looks are on the ordinary side.” He made his first appearance on the runway in 2005 and was the youngest male to ever model for the Seoul Fashion Week, at the age of 16. One of his main inspirations for moving into the field of acting, was Rain, a South Korean actor. Watching Rain in performances such as “Full House”. Lee was born on September 14, 1989 in South Korea. His breakout role was in “School 2013” (2012) and has since worked in many Kdramas and films, such as 2013’s “I Can Hear Your Voice” and 2014’s “Doctor Stranger”. Lee majored in film at the Konkuk University, and graduated in 2016.
6. Nick Robinson
In the field of acting, or any of the arts for that matter, supportive people are gold. In Nick’s case, those were his parents. While he and his family lived in Seattle, his parents decided to enroll him into a theater program called “Broadway Bound”. As a result, Nick was discovered and began his career as an actor. Nicholas John Robinson was born on March 23, 1995 in Seattle Washington. One of his best known roles is as Zach Mitchell in “Jurassic World”, and in the television series, “Melissa and Joey”, which aired from 2010 to 2015, and he played Ryder Scanlon.
5. Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith is the son of performers, Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith. Born on July 8, 1998, in Los Angeles, California, and works as an actor and vocalist. His first film was the 2006 “Pursuit of Happyness”, and won the 2007 MTV Movie Award for Breakthrough Performance. He also starred opposite the talented Keanu Reeves, playing Jacob in the 2008 sci fi flick, “The Day the Earth Stood Still”, and the remake of “The Karate Kid”. Jaden was schooled by tutors and found that his favourite subject was math, simply because he was good at it. Jaden is very open to new philosophies and ideas, and currently is developing his artistic skills in regards to music and acting.
4. Dylan & Cole Sprouse
Dylan and Cole Sprouse hit the big time in 1999 playing in the film comedy with Adam Sandler, “Big Daddy”, where they each played the same role, interchangeably, after which they starred in the Disney show, “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody”, which ran from 2005 to 2008. Both Dylan and his brother, Cole started acting early, as infants modelling diapers in commercials. Dylan and Cole were born on August 4, 1992 in Arezzo, Tuscany Italy. They are known as the Sprouse Brothers, and had franchise business that has sinced ended, called the Sprouse Brothers Brand, a clothing line. In 2007 and 2010 they were known as the richest children in the world, earning a reported $40,000 per episode. In 2015 both brothers graduated from the Gallatin School of Individualized Study of NYU, with Dylan majoring in game design, and Cole, humanities and archeology.
3. John Boyega
John Boyega is an English actor who started his career doing live theater at Theater Peckham, London. His most widely known role is as Finn in 2015’s “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”. He was born John Adedayo B. Adegboyega on March 17, 1992, to Nigerian parents, in Peckham, London, England and primarily works as an actor and producer. He considers himself a Michael Bey fanatic, loves London and believes that ‘there is a difference between living somewhere and being part of somewhere’.
2. Taecyeon – 2PM
Taecyeon’s full name is Ok Taek-yeon, and he was born on December 27, 1988 in Busan, South Korea. His occupation is as a vocalist, composer, actor, businessman and rapper, with his favorite musical genres including, Kpop, electronica, rhythm and blues, and hip hop. His primary involvement is with the South Korean band, 2PM, where he functions as the lead rapper. As an actor, he has been seen in Kdramas such as “Cinderella’s Sister” and “Dream High”. He likes to odd looking cats on autographs, which fans called, “OKcats”, which started him off into a new venture, that of fashion designer and entrepreneur, and also included products such as bowls, coin purses, and bento boxes.
1. Rami Malek
Award winning actor, Rami Malek is best known for his current role as Elliot Alderson in the USA television show, “Mr. Robot”, Rami Said Malek was born on May 12, 1981, in Los Angeles, California and is an Egyptian America actor. He is famous for entertaining roles such as the Fox show, “The War at Home”, “The Master”, and “Short Term 12”. Rami has an identical twin brother. A few of his career highlights include winning a Critics Choice Award, SAG award, Golden Globe and an Emmy. Rami is a huge proponent of insuring that everyone has an opportunity to live their dreams and succeed in life, “To be given a chance, like I’ve been given a chance.” Wise words.
All in all, a nice list of some of the most fab talent which is marching up the ranks, into the entertainment world. Take a peek, and perhaps learn a little bit more about their talents, likes and dislikes, and perhaps grow with them on their journey into the fantastic world of arts and entertainment.