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'Stranger Things’ Star Millie Bobby Brown Tops IMDb’s Breakout Star List

'Stranger Things’ Star Millie Bobby Brown Tops IMDb’s Breakout Star List

IMDb is the #1 movie website in the world, and this week it announced the Top 10 Stars and Top 10 Breakout Stars for 2016.

To determine who made it lists, IMDb took the page views of more than 250 million monthly unique visitors to IMDb.

IMDb’s Top 10 Breakout Stars of 2016

  1. Millie Bobby Brown
  2. Haley Bennett
  3. Tom Holland
  4. Natalia Dyer
  5. Brie Larson
  6. Evan Rachel Wood
  7. Adam Driver
  8. Sam Claflin
  9. Jeffrey Dean Morgan
  10. Sofia Boutella

Coming in at #1 on the Breakout Stars list and #3 on the list of Top Stars overall, Millie Bobby Brown is accomplishing an unusual feat. Thanks to her Netflix thriller “Stranger Things,” Millie rose to fame and made herself a fixture on both top lists. This 12-year-old is definitely one to watch!

The 10 stars below are those who consistently ranked the highest on the IMDb weekly STARmeter chart throughout 2016.

IMDb’s Top 10 Stars of 2016

  1. Margot Robbie
  2. Emilia Clarke
  3. Millie Bobby Brown
  4. Tom Hardy
  5. Morena Baccarin
  6. Gal Gadot
  7. Alicia Vikander
  8. Daisy Ridley
  9. Haley Bennett
  10. Leonardo DiCaprio

IMDb recognized a high level of interest in Margot Robbie after a stellar performance as Harley Quinn in “Suicide Squad.” Robbie came in at #3 on the same list for 2014 and 2015.

This year, the actress’s credits in "The Legend of Tarzan” and "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” helped her to the top.

Coming in second place, her same position as last year, is actress Emilia Clarke. Along with her “Game of Thrones” gig, she also achieved success on the big screen with her drama “Me Before You.”

Rounding out the list, Leonardo DiCaprio came in at #10. His ranking is due to his that Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role that he won this year for his work in "The Revenant."