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Most Prolific Actors of 2012

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. Movies without a specific release date are not included in the count, but are shown in italics until they receives a specific date.

Bryan Cranston7 acting credits
Argo
Total Recall
Rock of Ages
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Detachment
John Carter
Red Tails
Bruce Willis6 acting credits
Lay the Favorite
Tarantino XX: Pulp Fiction Event
Looper
The Cold Light of Day
The Expendables 2
Moonrise Kingdom
Liam Neeson6 acting credits
Taken 2
The Dark Knight Rises
Battleship
Wrath of the Titans
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 3D
The Grey
Elizabeth Banks6 acting credits
The Details
Pitch Perfect
People Like Us
What to Expect When You're Expecting
The Hunger Games
Man on a Ledge
John Goodman5 acting credits
Monsters, Inc. 3D
Flight
Argo
Trouble With the Curve
ParaNorman
Channing Tatum5 acting credits
Cary Elwes5 acting credits
Samuel L. Jackson5 acting credits
Anna Kendrick5 acting credits
Rosemarie DeWitt5 acting credits
Richard Jenkins5 acting credits
Robert De Niro5 acting credits
Ewan McGregor5 acting credits
Malin Akerman4 acting credits
James Cromwell4 acting credits
Felicity Jones4 acting credits
Paul Dano4 acting credits
Brendan Gleeson4 acting credits
Dennis Quaid4 acting credits
Jessica Chastain4 acting credits
Jessica Biel4 acting credits
Josh Hutcherson4 acting credits
Elizabeth Olsen4 acting credits
Guy Pearce4 acting credits
Chris Messina4 acting credits
Salma Hayek4 acting credits
Mark Duplass4 acting credits
Susan Sarandon4 acting credits
Frank Grillo4 acting credits
Allison Janney4 acting credits
Jennifer Lawrence4 acting credits
Chris Hemsworth4 acting credits
Jane Lynch4 acting credits
Willem Dafoe4 acting credits
Adam Scott4 acting credits
Frances McDormand4 acting credits
Ashley Greene4 acting credits
Eva Green4 acting credits
Emily Blunt4 acting credits
Bradley Cooper4 acting credits
David Oyelowo4 acting credits
Olivia Wilde4 acting credits
Maggie Grace4 acting credits
Chris Pine4 acting credits
Oscar Isaac4 acting credits
Matthew McConaughey4 acting credits
Uma Thurman4 acting credits
Will Ferrell3 acting credits
Rob Riggle3 acting credits
Olivia Thirlby3 acting credits


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