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    15 American Actors Who Tricked You Into Thinking They're From A Different Country

    Hold the phone: Renée Zellweger ISN'T British?!

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which actor they were surprised to learn is actually American. Here are the best results.

    1. Gillian Anderson

    Netflix

    Where you know her English accent from: Sex Education

    Where she's really from: Chicago

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    2. Renée Zellweger

    Miramax Films

    Where you know her British accent from: The Bridget Jones movies

    Where she's really from: Katy, Texas

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    3. Peter Dinklage

    HBO

    Where you know his British accent from: Game of Thrones

    Where he's really from: Morristown, New Jersey

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    4. Elijah Wood

    New Line Cinema

    Where you know his English accent from: The Lord of the Rings movies

    Where he's really from: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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    5. Tessa Thompson

    Marvel

    Where you know her British accent from: Thor: Ragnarok

    Where she's really from: Los Angeles

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    6. Johnny Depp

    Disney

    Where you know his British accent from: The Pirates of the Caribbean movies and Sweeney Todd

    Where he's really from: Owensboro, Kentucky

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    7. Alan Tudyk

    Sony Pictures Releasing

    Where you know his British accent from: A Knight's Tale

    Where he's really from: El Paso, Texas

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    8. Don Cheadle

    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Where you know his British accent from: Ocean's Eleven

    Where he's really from: Kansas City, Missouri

    9. Julianne Moore

    TWC

    Where you know her British accent from: A Single Man and The End of the Affair

    Where she's really from: Fort Bragg, North Carolina

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    10. Hailee Steinfeld

    Relativity Media

    Where you know her British accent from: Romeo & Juliet

    Where she's really from: Tarzana, California

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    11. Shannon Elizabeth

    Universal Pictures

    Where you know her Slovak accent from: The American Pie movies

    Where she's really from: Houston

    12. Dick Van Dyke

    Disney

    Where you know his English accent from: Mary Poppins

    Where he's really from: West Plains, Missouri

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    13. Daniel Davis

    CBS

    Where you know his English accent from: The Nanny

    Where he's really from: Gurdon, Arkansas

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    14. Chadwick Boseman

    Marvel

    Where you know his South African accent from: Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War

    Where he's really from: Anderson, South Carolina

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    15. And Chloë Grace Moretz

    Paramount Pictures

    Where you know her English accent from: Hugo

    Where she's really from: Atlanta

    Note: Not all submissions are from Community users.

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