1. Ryan Gosling-First Man
  2. Christian Bale-Backseat
  3. Bradley Cooper-A Star Is Born
  4. Robert Redford-The Old Man And The Gun
  5. Steve Carell-Beautiful Boy

  6. Robert De Niro-The Irishman *
  7. Willem Dafoe-At Eternity’s Gate
  8. Ethan Hawke-First Reformed
  9. John David Washington-Black Klansman
  10. Lucas Hedges-Boy Erased
  11. Joaquin Phoenix-Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot
  12. Ben Foster-Leave No Trace
  13. Rami Malek-Bohemian Rhapsody
  14. Hugh Jackman-The Front Runner
  15. John C. Reilly-Stan and Ollie
  16. Jason Clarke-Chappaquiddick
  17. Joaquin Phoenix-You Were Never Really Here
  18. Garrett Hedlund-Burden
  19. Steve Carell-The Women of Marwen
  20. Ewan McGregor-Christopher Robin
  21. LaKeith Stanfield-Sorry To Bother You
  22. Steve Coogan-Stan and Ollie
  23. Jeremy Irvine-The Last Full Measure
  24. Ben Foster-Galveston
  25. Jonathan Pryce-The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
  26. Kit Harrington-The Death and Life of John F. Donovan
  27. Matthias Schoenaerts-Kursk
  28. Daveed Diggs-Blindspotting
  29. Benjamin Dickey-Blaze
  30. Jason Mitchell-Tyrel