8 Male British Actors Who Played American Superheroes in Movies
British actors ditch their accents for the American movie screens all the time, but it never ceases to amaze us when a star from the U.K. absolutely SLAYS the USA dialect. In fact, some celebrities pull off the switcheroo so well that most people have no IDEA that the person in their favorite movies actually comes from a different country. Case in point, British heartthrobs playing American superheros in some of the biggest blockbusters around.
We’re just gonna say it — British people are generally hotter than most others. Perhaps this is why American casting directors like to use them in their films, even though their accents may pose an obstacle. Read on to see which of your favorite superheroes hid their English roots enough that you didn’t even notice that they’re from across the pond:
This British hottie wasn’t interested in playing a 007 — he wanted to be a superhero! And luckily for him, he looks (and acts) the part. He'll be appearing on movie screens as Peter Parker in Spider-Man: Homecoming when the film hits theaters on July 7!