Most Prolific Actors of 2012Based on Movie Insider

The number of acting roles in 2012 movie releases. Only 50 actors shown, many more may be tied and are not shown on this list. Non-starring roles may not be included in the count.

Bryan Cranston 7 acting credits
Argo
Total Recall
Rock of Ages
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Detachment
John Carter
Red Tails
Liam Neeson 6 acting credits
Taken 2
The Dark Knight Rises
Battleship
Wrath of the Titans
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 3D
The Grey
Bruce Willis 6 acting credits
Lay the Favorite
Tarantino XX: Pulp Fiction Event
Looper
The Cold Light of Day
The Expendables 2
Moonrise Kingdom
Elizabeth Banks 6 acting credits
The Details
Pitch Perfect
People Like Us
What to Expect When You're Expecting
The Hunger Games
Man on a Ledge
Robert De Niro 5 acting credits
The Silver Linings Playbook
Freelancers
Red Lights
Being Flynn
Samuel L. Jackson 5 acting credits
Rosemarie DeWitt 5 acting credits
Anna Kendrick 5 acting credits
Cary Elwes 5 acting credits
Channing Tatum 5 acting credits
Richard Jenkins 5 acting credits
Ewan McGregor 5 acting credits
John Goodman 5 acting credits
Maggie Grace 4 acting credits
Mark Duplass 4 acting credits
Guy Pearce 4 acting credits
David Oyelowo 4 acting credits
Oscar Isaac 4 acting credits
Matthew McConaughey 4 acting credits
Uma Thurman 4 acting credits
Susan Sarandon 4 acting credits
Josh Hutcherson 4 acting credits
James Cromwell 4 acting credits
Eva Green 4 acting credits
Willem Dafoe 4 acting credits
Emily Blunt 4 acting credits
Jennifer Lawrence 4 acting credits
Olivia Wilde 4 acting credits
Allison Janney 4 acting credits
Chris Messina 4 acting credits
Adam Scott 4 acting credits
Paul Dano 4 acting credits
Jessica Biel 4 acting credits
Frank Grillo 4 acting credits
Frances McDormand 4 acting credits
Jessica Chastain 4 acting credits
Bradley Cooper 4 acting credits
Ashley Greene 4 acting credits
Jane Lynch 4 acting credits
Elizabeth Olsen 4 acting credits
Brendan Gleeson 4 acting credits
Felicity Jones 4 acting credits
Dennis Quaid 4 acting credits
Chris Pine 4 acting credits
Malin Akerman 4 acting credits
Chris Hemsworth 4 acting credits
Salma Hayek 4 acting credits
Juno Temple 3 acting credits
Christopher McDonald 3 acting credits
Luke Treadaway 3 acting credits