Denzel Washington: America's Favorite Star
Denzel Washington has dethroned Tom Hanks as the nation's favorite movie star, according to results of a Harris poll. Hanks had held the top spot for two years in a row but fell to second place in the current poll. Surprisingly John Wayne, who has been dead for more than 27 years, placed third. Clint Eastwood, a perennial favorite placed fourth, while Will Smith made it to the top of the list for the first time, tying with Julia Roberts for fifth place. Rounding out the top ten were, in order, Johnny Depp, Mel Gibson, George Clooney, and Harrison Ford.