GODFATHER star Al Pacino is the greatest ever movie star - according to the British public.

The method actor was handed the accolade after British television's CHANNEL 4 compiled a list of the top 100 film stars. Viewers were asked to vote for their favourites.

Pacino was closely followed by Robert De Niro, Tom Hanks, Kevin Spacey and Harrison Ford.

The top ten are as follows:

1: AL PACINO

2: ROBERT DE NIRO

3: TOM HANKS

4: KEVIN SPACEY

5: HARRISON FORD

6: Jack Nicholson

7: Anthony Hopkins

8: Sean Connery

9: Ewan McGregor

10: Cary Grant

06/05/2003 09:13