Dwayne Johnson, Jennifer Lopez Lead Top Actors Social Media Ranking

10:00 AM 7/29/2017

by Kevin Rutherford

Based on data from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google Plus, Johnson has led the social media-driven chart for five weeks (and four in a row).

Dwayne Johnson backstage at the 48th NAACP Image Awards -Getty-H 2017
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Dwayne Johnson reigns atop The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Actors chart for a fifth time (and fourth week in a row), while Jennifer Lopez reaches a new peak at No. 2.

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 July 25.

Meanwhile, Kevin Hart, Cara Delevingne and Sabrina Carpenter all break back into the chart’s top 10, while Vin Diesel climbs to No. 5.

See the full top 10 below (and for the full 25-position chart, check out the Hollywood Reporter issue dated Aug. 2), and for more charts on The Hollywood Reporter, check out the Top Comedians and Top TV Personalities charts.

  • 10. Shay Mitchell

    Last week: 6

  • 9. Priyanka Chopra

    Last week: 2

  • 8. Ansel Elgort

    Last week: 5

  • 7. Gal Gadot

    Last week: 4

  • 6. Sabrina Carpenter

    Last week: 15

  • 5. Vin Diesel

    Last week: 8

  • 4. Cara Delevingne

    Last week: 12


    9.7 million is the magic number on Instagram for Delevingne, who accrued that many  favorites on the service in the tracking week, according to MVPindex, as new film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets reaches theaters in the U.S.(when?)On July 20, the actress/model expressed excitement that her first song, “I Feel Everything,” debuted as part of the movie’s release, thanking producer Pharrell “for believing in me.”

  • 3. Kevin Hart

    Last week: 11

  • 2. Jennifer Lopez

    Last week: 7


    “When its [sic] 107 in the shade and you’re wearing a Kevlar vest…” Lopez wrote on Instagram, accompanying a photo of the singer/actress on set shooting NBC’s Shades of Blue. She also posted multiple pictures celebrating her July 24 birthday, spurring a 50 percent weekly gain in Instagram followers.

  • 1. Dwayne Johnson

    Last week: 1