Dwayne Johnson Leads Top Actors Chart for Third Week

10:30 AM 7/8/2017

by Kevin Rutherford

Johnson becomes the first actor to reign for at least three weeks.

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Dwayne Johnson becomes the first actor to spend three weeks at No. 1 on The Hollywood Reporter's Top Actors chart, leading for a second week in a rowand third total frame on top.

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 4.

Johnson is joined in the top 10 by, among others, returning stars Cara Delevingne, Ansel Elgort, Sabrina Carpenter and Robert Downey Jr.

See the full top 10 below (for the full 25-position chart, check out The Hollywood Reporter issue dated July 12) and for more rankings from The Hollywood Reporter, check out the Top Comedians and Top TV Personalities charts.

  • 10. Robert Downey Jr.

    Last week: 11

  • 9. Sabrina Carpenter

    Last week: 14

  • 8. Lily Collins

    Last week: 3

  • 7. Ansel Elgort

    Last week: n/a

    The star of the new film Baby Driver enjoys a 119 percent bump in Instagram favorites and 71,000 new followers on the social media service, according to MVPindex. "The headlines are true," he wrote on Instagram, "It's good to be Ansel Elgort." The accompanying photo? A picture of Elgort reading The New York Times' SundayStyles section, for which the lead story was an article titled – guess what – "It's Good to Be Ansel Elgort."

  • 6. Jennifer Lopez

    Last week: 10

  • 5. Cara Delevingne

    Last week: n/a

    Delevingne graced a pair of magazine covers – GQ and Glamour – as she gears up for the release of Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets on July 21. Both cover images helped her gain 263 percent in Instagram favorites, garnering 9.2 million in all.

  • 4. Lucy Hale

    Last week: 6

  • 3. Shay Mitchell

    Last week: 4

  • 2. Zendaya

    Last week: 2

  • 1. Dwayne Johnson

    Last week: 1

    After teasing the trailer for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (in theaters Dec. 20) in time for the previous week's Top Actors chart, the trailer officially debuted at the beginning of the tracking week (June 28), driving a 38 percent boost in overall conversation across all social media accounts for the actor.