I have so many favorites but the one i respect the most is Daniel Day Lewis. Dude is a virtuoso of his craft. Favorite female actor is much tougher. I like Jennifer Lawrence a good bit but she's not amazing. Honestly probably say Lena Heady is my most favorite. Sarah Paulson gets honorable mention.
If I could only pick 1 actress.... probably Nicole Kidman just because she's done so many damn movies it makes your head spin. Sure there's a few stinkers in her list but overall I've enjoyed almost every movie she has done. I think she's better than Meryl Streep who seems to be worshipped, which I can't understand. There's plenty of actresses who are hotter than Nicole IMO such as Kate Beckinsale, Halle Berry, Jennifer Love Hewitt, etc...but in terms of chops and content, Kidman takes the gold IMO.
I love Lucille Désirée Ball most. Lucille Désirée Ball was an American actress, comedian, model, and film studio executive. She was the star of the sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show, Here's Lucy, and Life with Lucy. Ball's career in the spotlight began in 1929, when she landed work as a model. Shortly thereafter, Lucille began her performing career on Broadway using the stage name Diane Belmont and Dianne Belmont. She performed many small movie roles i...
My favorite actor would go to Clint Eastwood. The dude never gets excited and he always shoots twice. His westerns were good, but I like him best as dirt harry. And female actress, my pick is Angie Harmon See's just hot and I love her voice!
My favorite actress is Cobie Smulders. I first saw her in the How I met your Mother series. After that series, I saw her acting again in Marvel movies and I really love her acting there. Although she's not really one of the main character, her charm and beauty keeps me smile.