Using IMDB.com’s highly scientific STARmeter, we can determine once and for all who the most popular actors and actresses from the Boston area are.
What is the STARmeter, you ask?
According to IMDB, it is a “proprietary algorithm” that takes “into account several measures of popularity for people, titles and companies. The primary measure is who and what people are looking at on IMDb.”
In other words, it basically measures the stars people search for.
Of all the actors/actresses born in and around Boston, the most popular are.
1. Taylor Schilling
2. Mark Wahlberg
3. Chris Evans
4. Matt Damon
5. Uma Thurman
6. Edward Norton
7. Eliza Dushku
8. Ben Foster
9. James Spader
10. G. Hannelius
Check out the full list on IMDB.com.