Famous Names - Movie Actresses

While actresses started in silent films as ingenues or charming, innocent women, they have since embraced more sophisticated roles. From women-centered films in the 1940s that were set indoors and within the domestic sphere, actresses are now portraying strong, feisty, and successful characters in movies.

Emma Watson

Movie Actress

Age : 30

An English activist, actress, and model critically praised for her portrayal of Hermione Granger in the 'Harry Potter' film series (2001-2011). Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Beauty and the Beast' (2017).

Zendaya

Movie Actress

Age : 23

The critically praised star of 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' (2017) dubbed as a 'scene stealer' and 'MVP' of the film. Also involved on the TV show 'K.C. Undercover' (2015).

Jennifer Aniston

Movie Actress

Age : 51

The American actress, film producer, and businesswoman who rose to fame portraying Rachel on the very popular TV series 'Friends' (1994-2004). Also made an appearance in the movie 'We're the Millers' (2013).

Anna Kendrick

Movie Actress

Age : 34

The light-hearted American actress critically recognized for her roles as Natalie in 'Up in the Air' (2009) and Beca in 'Pitch Perfect' (2012). Also featured in the movie 'Pitch Perfect 3' (2017).

Jennifer Lopez

Movie Actress

Age : 51

The exquisite American actress, singer, and dancer, otherwise known as 'J-Lo', who starred in the movies 'Selena' (1997) and 'Maid in Manhattan' (2002). Also worked on the song 'Jenny from the Block' (2002).

Kristen Stewart

Movie Actress

Age : 30

Most celebrated for her role as Bella Swan in the 'Twilight' film series (2008-2012) who ranked as the highest-paid actress in the world in 2010 and 2012. Also featured in the movie 'Zathura' (2005).

Carrie Fisher

Movie Actress

Age : 60 (deceased)

The actress best known as Princess Leia in the 'Star Wars' films (1977-2019) who was posthumously made a Disney Legend in 2017.

Gal Gadot

Movie Actress

Age : 35

The Movie Actress known for appearing in the movies Wonder Woman (2017) and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016).

Angelina Jolie

Movie Actress

Age : 45

The prominent star of the movie 'Lara Croft: Tomb Raider' (2001) known for her iconic facial features. Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Maleficent' (2014).

Cameron Diaz

Movie Actress

Age : 47

The American actress who played the title character in 'There's Something About Mary' (1998). Also featured in the movie 'Charlie's Angels' (2000).

Kate Beckinsale

Movie Actress

Age : 47

The English actress known for her performances in action films such as the 'Underworld' series (2003-2016) and 'Van Helsing' (2004). Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Pearl Harbor' (2001).

Reese Witherspoon

Movie Actress

Age : 44

The American actress who portrayed Elle Woods of 'Legally Blonde' (2001) and its sequel 'Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde ' (2003). Also featured in the movie 'Sweet Home Alabama' (2002).

Kristen Bell

Movie Actress

Age : 40

The American actress who played the title character in TV's 'Veronica Mars ' (2004- ) and voiced the adult Princess Anna in Disney's 'Frozen' films. Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Bad Moms' (2016).

Anne Hathaway

Movie Actress

Age : 37

The highest paid actress in the world in 2015 known for being the star of 'The Princess Diaries' (2001). Also featured in the movie 'Alice in Wonderland' (2010).

Megan Fox

Movie Actress

Age : 34

The sultry Tenessee-born actress trademarked for her tantalizing blue eyes, sensual voice, and multiple tattoos. Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' (2014).

Judy Garland

Movie Actress

Age : 47 (deceased)

The American star who rose to fame for portraying Dorothy Gale in 'The Wizard of Oz' (1939). Also made an appearance in the movie 'Judgment at Nuremberg' (1961).

Naomi Scott

Movie Actress

Age : 27

The movie actress who was praised for her performances in 'Power Rangers' (2017) and 2019's live action remake of 'Aladdin'. Also involved on the TV show 'Terra Nova' (2011).

Joey King

Movie Actress

Age : 21

The international actress recognized for her portrayal of Ramona Quimby in the 2010 film adaptation of 'Ramona and Beezus'; known for appearing in the movie The Kissing Booth (2018). Also made an appearance in the movie 'The Conjuring' (2013).

Daisy Ridley

Movie Actress

Age : 28

The movie actress who gained fame for her roles in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (2015) and 'Scrawl' (2015). Also recognized for joining the TV show 'Casualty' (1986).

Lily Collins

Movie Actress

Age : 31

The actress best known for appearing in the movies 'The Blind Side' (2009), 'To the Bone' (2017), and 'Mirror Mirror' (2012). Also made an appearance in the movie 'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile' (2019).

Winona Ryder

Movie Actress

Age : 48

The 'Heathers' (1988) film actress who received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2000. Also seen by viewers on the TV show 'Stranger Things' (2016).

Julia Roberts

Movie Actress

Age : 52

The multi-awarded American actress and producer who rose to fame as Vivian Ward in 'Pretty Woman' (1990). Also made an appearance in the movie 'Hook' (1991).

Kate Winslet

Movie Actress

Age : 44

The highly acclaimed English actress who achieved international stardom for her portrayal of Rose DeWitt Bukater in the romance film, 'Titanic' (1997). Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Sense and Sensibility' (1995).

Rachel McAdams

Movie Actress

Age : 41

The Canadian actress famous for her role as the 'Plastics' queen bee, Regina George, in the movie 'Mean Girls' (2004). Also made an appearance in the movie 'The Notebook' (2004).

Sandra Bullock

Movie Actress

Age : 56

The highest-paid American actress in 2010 and 2014 widely known for her performances in 'Speed' (1994), 'The Proposal' (2009), 'Gravity' (2013), and 'Miss Congeniality (2000)'. Also seen by audiences in the movie 'Bird Box' (2018).

Profession
Movie Actress (623)
Name
Birthday
Age
Star Sign
Leo (65)
Scorpio (62)
Aries (57)
Pisces (57)
Taurus (54)
Libra (53)
Virgo (51)
Aquarius (49)
Cancer (46)
Gemini (42)
Sagittarius (41)
Capricorn (32)
See {num} moreSee less