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Famous People Charades Ideas - The Complete List of 150 Celebrities (Updated 2021)

By Ciarán.

Who is your favourite celebrity or person in history? They could be someone you look up to, or someone you aspire to be. Haven’t you always wanted to step inside their shoes if even for one day? Charades is the perfect opportunity to do that while having a laugh with your family and friends! Read below for a list of charades ideas about famous people that can be used during a game of charades or use our charades ideas generator for free!

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Table of Contents

  1. Movie Stars for Charades
  2. Singers for Charades
  3. Sports People for Charades
  4. People of History for Charades
  5. Fictional Characters for Charades
  6. Printable Charades Cards of Famous People

Movie Stars for Charades

Everyone has a favourite actor… But how good are your acting skills in comparison?

  • Will Smith
  • Helen Mirren
  • Jude Law
  • Melissa McCarthy
  • Tom Cruise
  • Scarlett Johansson
  • Robert Downey Jr.
  • Sandra Bullock
  • Liam Neeson
  • Emma Watson
  • Matt Damon
  • Jodie Foster
  • Ryan Reynolds
  • Angelina Jolie
  • Colin Firth
  • Emma Stone
  • Timothée Chalamet
  • Julia Roberts
  • Woody Harrelson
  • Nicole Kidman
  • Matthew McConaughey
  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Meryl Streep
  • Pedro Pascal
  • Charlize Theron
  • Brad Pitt
  • Jessica Chastain
  • Hugh Jackman
  • Blake Lively

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Singers for Charades

Thankfully this is a silent game, so there’s no need to sing your favourite song… Unless, of course, you feel compelled! In which case, you can sing during someone else’s turn! (Disclaimer: We cannot take responsibility for the actions of others should you choose to sing!)

  • Justin Timberlake
  • Gwen Stefani
  • Niall Horan
  • Britney Spears
  • Kanye West
  • Beyoncé Knowles
  • Rod Stewart
  • Katy Perry
  • Elton John
  • Adele
  • Robbie Williams
  • Samantha Mumba
  • Hozier
  • Susan Boyle
  • Ed Sheeran
  • Lady Gaga
  • Eminem
  • Selena Gomez
  • Justin Bieber
  • Ariana Grande
  • Niall Horan
  • Camila Cabello
  • Shawn Mendes
  • Lewis Capaldi
  • Taylor Swift
  • Harry Styles
  • Shakira
  • Travis Scott
  • Cher
  • David Bowie

Sports People for Charades

On a scale of 1 to 10, how well do you know your sports? If your answer is below 1, this list should help you out!

  • Michael Jordan
  • Serena Williams
  • Conor McGregor
  • Mia Hamm
  • Cristiano Ronaldo
  • Annika Sörenstam
  • Roger Federer
  • Ronda Rousey
  • Brian O’Driscoll
  • Mao Asada
  • Rory McIlroy
  • Simone Biles
  • Michael Phelps
  • Rebecca Adlington
  • Usain Bolt
  • Billie Jean King
  • Lewis Hamilton
  • Katie Taylor
  • Michael Schumacher
  • Alex Morgan
  • Lionel Messi
  • Misty Copeland
  • Mike Tyson
  • Wilma Rudolph
  • Tiger Woods
  • Hilary Knight
  • Wayne Gretzky
  • Alice Coachman
  • Kobe Bryant
  • Lynn Hill

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People of History for Charades

Have you ever wanted to go back in time and see the world in the eyes of a famous historical figure? Well now you can! Without the back in time part of course!... Or actually seeing life through the eyes of someone else… Just play the game.

  • Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Mother Teresa
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Nelson Mandela
  • Margaret Thatcher
  • Christopher Columbus
  • Rosa Parks
  • Martin Luther King
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Muhammad Ali
  • Queen Victoria
  • Albert Einstein
  • Amelia Earhart
  • Neil Armstrong
  • Jane Austen
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Maya Angelou
  • Alexander Graham Bell
  • Anne Frank
  • Isaac Newton
  • Catherine the Great
  • George Washington
  • Sojourner Truth
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Marie Curie
  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Malcolm X
  • Ada Lovelace

Fictional Characters for Charades

Like your favourite actor, here’s a chance to act like one of your favourite characters!

  • Ron Burgundy
  • Rapunzel
  • Jack Reacher
  • Wonder Woman
  • Homer Simpson
  • Hermione Granger
  • James Bond
  • Lois Lane
  • Indiana Jones
  • Lara Croft
  • Luke Skywalker
  • Dorothy Gale
  • Samwise Gamgee
  • Sarah Connor
  • Agent J
  • Mulan
  • Bruce Wayne
  • Katniss Everdeen
  • John Wick
  • Rey Skywalker
  • Mr. Bean
  • Marge Simpson
  • Peter Griffin
  • Jasmine
  • Aladdin
  • Moana
  • Maui
  • Black Widow
  • Peter Parker
  • Captain Marvel

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Printable Cards of Famous People Charades Ideas

Download the entire list of famous people you just read through, including all of the singers, movie stars, actors, actresses, politicians and fictional characters! Click on the link below, print the PDF and cut up into charades cards. Want to help the environment? Then go green and use our online people charades generator.

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Want More?!

There are many more famous people to choose from, however, we hope this list helps to get you on your way to a great game of charades! If you’d like more ideas for famous people or other random charades ideas based on different topics, you can click here for our free charades ideas generator!

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