Dwayne Johnson Returns to No. 1 on Top Actors Chart

10:00 AM 7/1/2017

by Kevin Rutherford

The actor returns to No. 1 for a second week after leading the chart's inaugural ranking earlier this year.

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After leading The Hollywood Reporter’s inaugural Top Actors chart, Dwayne Johnson returns to No. 1 for a second week.

The Top Actors chart is a ranking of the most popular actors on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google Plus, with global data provided by social media analytics company MVPindex. The chart’s methodology blends social engagement on the platforms along with weekly additions of followers/subscribers. The latest tracking week ended June 27.

Johnson rises 2-1 on the latest chart, taking over for Gal Gadot, who led for a week. Meanwhile, Vin Diesel and Emma Watson enter the top 10.

See the full top 10 below, and for more charts on The Hollywood Reporter, check out the Top Comedians and Top TV Personalities charts.

  • 10. Jennifer Lopez

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    Last week: n/a

  • 9. Priyanka Chopra

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    Last week: 4

  • 8. Emma Watson

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    Last week: n/a

    Watson posted on Instagram for the first time since May 11, sharing a pair of videos, one of the actress handing out books in Paris for The Book Fairies and her book club Our Shared Shelf. Watson landed 4.9 million Instagram favorites in the tracking week and gained 234,000 new followers, according to MVPindex.

  • 7. Gal Gadot

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    Last week: 1

  • 6. Lucy Hale

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    Last week: 5

  • 5. Vin Diesel

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    Last week: n/a

    A video of Diesel singing The Beatles’ “You Really Got a Hold On Me” (“Daddy’s version is her favorite song,” he wrote) was among the posts that helped the actor climb to No. 5 with a 149 percent leap in all social engagement, including 132 percent in Instagram favorites and 188 percent in Facebook post likes.

  • 4. Shay Mitchell

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    Last week: 9

  • 3. Lily Collins

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    Last week: 8

  • 2. Zendaya

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    Last week: 3

  • 1. Dwayne Johnson

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    Last week: 2

    Johnson teased the upcoming trailer for his new movieJumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, the sequel to the Robin Williams-starring 1995 film Jumanji and scheduled for a Dec. 22 release in theaters. “Finally, the time has come,” he wrote on Facebook June 27. “Been working on this for years.” The trailer is set for a June 29 debut. Johnson gains 186 percent in Facebook shares as well as 209 percent in new Facebook followers.

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