Forbes' 30 Under 30 list compiles the most influential young people in this generation.

The publication determines who should be included in the list based on how much a celebrity "attracts fame and followers in the age of social networks."

See the full list here!

In 2014, there were several young actors who rose to stardom thanks to their talent and humanitarian efforts.

24-year-old Emma Watson effectively grew out of her "Harry Potter" character to become a voice for women's rights. She recently launched HeForShe, a campaign to enlist the help of men to uphold women's rights all over the world, after becoming a UN Spokesperson for Women.

Blake Lively (27), Zac Efron (27), Emma Stone (26), Ellen Page(27), Rooney Mara (29) and Keira Knightley (29) are also included on the list of impressive actors and actresses this year.

New stars also earned a distinction from Forbes, including 27-year-old Miles Teller and 20-year-old Ansel Elgort.

See the list of actors and actresses included in the Forbes 30 Under 30 list here!