Top 10 Famous TV Actors who Failed on the Big Screen

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These TV stars couldn’t quite make it on the big screen! We’ll be looking at the actors who have failed to cement themselves in Hollywood. It doesn’t mean they only starred in terrible movies or found absolutely no work, but that they never reached the same level of success or fame on the big screen. Our list includes January Jones, Michael C Hall, Alexis Bledel, Kaley Cuoco, Matthew Perry, Melissa Joan Hart, and more! Join WatchMojo as we count down our picks for the Top 10 Famous TV Actors Who Couldn’t Make it in the Movies.

#10. January Jones
#9. Michael C. Hall
#8. Mischa Barton
#7. Melissa Joan Hart
#6. Alexis Bledel
#5. Matthew Perry
#4. Matthew Fox
#3, #2 & #1: ????

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16 thoughts on “Top 10 Famous TV Actors who Failed on the Big Screen

    1. That’s unlikely. MsMojo – your most patronizing and ridiculous channel – occasionally has interesting content, but it’s rarely worth watching because it has the worst narrator on any WM channel by far. That girl’s voice could wilt crops. And the lady you hired after her for a video or two somehow managed to be even worse, making her look lively by comparison (ohhh, I see what you did there!)
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  1. Might be too soon to tell, but Kit Harington seems like he’s had a number of flops like Pompeii and Seventh Son… Looks like he’s only good for TV roles

  2. The fact that the hulu show Aaron Paul is starring in came on before this video is quite hilarious and great foreshadowing.

  3. The Big Bang Theory needs to DIE!! It’s stupid & NOT funny at all! Sheldon’s whiny ass needs to have his entire body (mouth especially!) duct taped, then set afloat on a rowboat, with no oars, into the Pacific Ocean!

  4. Bill Cosby deserves a mention.  During the run of the mega-hit sitcom “The Cosby Show,” Cosby starred in two ENORMOUS flops, “Leonard Part 6” and “Ghost Dad.”  These are two MAJOR stinkers.

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