Dwayne Johnson, 'Stranger Things' Stars Lead Top Actors Social Media Ranking

10:00 AM 11/11/2017

by Kevin Rutherford

The chart, which ranks the most popular actors based on data from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google Plus, has been helmed by Johnson for 17 weeks.

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Dwayne Johnson spends his 17th total week at No. 1 on The Hollywood Reporter's Top Actors chart, topping the ranking dated Nov. 15 for a fourth consecutive 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 Nov. 7.

Johnson's current four-week streak at No. 1 is the second longest in the chart's brief history (The Hollywood Reporter's Social Climbers charts began with those dated June 10), behind only his own five-week run in July and August.

Meanwhile, four of the top 10 spots of the chart belong to Stranger Things actors, led by Millie Bobby Brown at No. 2. Additionally, the full 25-position list features two additional actors from the Netflix show, including the first that isn't one of the teenage actors: David Harbour, at No. 21.

See the top 10 below (and for the full 25-position list, pick up The Hollywood Reporter's issue dated Nov. 15), and for more charts on The Hollywood Reporter, check out the Top Comedians and Top TV Personalities charts.

  • 10. Gaten Matarazzo

    Last week: -

    Matazarro, like many of his fellow Stranger Things stars, has been racking up quite a few new social media follows since the show's season two premiere, snagging a 489 boost in Twitter followers (138,000 new accounts in the tracking week) and 901,000 new Instagram followers. Matarazzo expressed his excitement on Twitter Nov. 4 after being named TVLine's performer of the week, along with This Is Us' Mandy Moore.

  • 9. Jennifer Lopez

    Last week: 5

  • 8. Gal Gadot

    Last week: 16

  • 7. Noah Schnapp

    Last week: 15

  • 6. Zendaya

    Last week: 9

    The singer/actress scored two of the top three posts by an actor on Instagram in the tracking week (Emilia Clarke had the most-liked; see more on Clarke in the Nov. 15 THR issue). Zendaya garnered a whopping 9 million Instagram favorites overall. One of the posts (Nov. 3), she showcased her new clothing line, Zendaya x Aqua, in collaboration with Bloomingdale's.

  • 5. Finn Wolfhard

    Last week: 2

  • 4. Cara Delevingne

    Last week: 3

  • 3. Kevin Hart

    Last week: 6

  • 2. Millie Bobby Brown

    Last week: 4

    The seventh episode of Stranger Things' season two may have been polarizing, but Brown nonetheless earned one of the most-liked Instagram posts (1.9 million) by an actor in the tracking week with a screenshot from it, quoting her character Eleven, "Bitchin."

  • 1. Dwayne Johnson

    Last week: 1