Film Actresses Who Went Uncladby smcgann14 | created - 14 Jun 2016 | updated - 1 day ago | Public
A list of actresses who have shown their bare breasts in films, ranked by how many times they've done it. Person must have a profile photo (or demo reel) on IMDb, and not be an actual porn star, to appear. Data collected from celebritymoviearchive.com
^Seen: 183 *Oscar Nominated: 84 **Oscar Win: 15 (Alicia Vikander in 2015, Kate Winslet in 2008, Rachel Weisz in 2005, Charlize Theron in 2003, Halle Berry in 2001, Hilary Swank in 1999, Gwyneth Paltrow in 1998, Juliette Binoche in 1996, Jessica Lange in 1994, Holly Hunter in 1993, Jodie Foster in 1988, Mary Steenburgen in 1980, Jane Fonda in 1978, Lee Grant in 1975, Jane Fonda in 1971)
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Actress | Malèna
Monica Anna Maria Bellucci was born on September 30, 1964 in the Italian village of Città di Castello, Umbria, the only child of Brunella Briganti and Pasquale Bellucci. She originally pursued a career in the legal profession. While attending the University of Perugia, she modeled on the side to ...
Vita coi figli (1990); La riffa (1991); ^Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992); L'ultimo capodanno (1998); Under Suspicion (2000); Malèna (2000); Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001); Irreversible (2002); Secret Agents (2004); How Much Do You Love Me? (2005); The Stone Council (2006); Shoot 'Em Up (2007); The Man Who Loves (2008); Don't Look Back (2009); Baarìa (2009); The Ages of Love (2011); A Burning Hot Summer (2011); It Happened in Saint-Tropez (2013); Ville-Marie (2015)
TV bonus: Mozart in the Jungle (2016)
Actress | 8 femmes
Virginie Ledoyen was born Virginie Fernandez on 15 November 1976 in Aubervilliers, near Paris. At the age of 2, she was already shooting advertisements for television. At 9, she started going to the École des Enfants du Spectacle, and made her film debut at 10 in What Every Frenchwoman Wants (1986)....
Les marmottes (1993); La règle de l'homme (1994); Cold Water (1994); Héroïnes (1997); Jeanne and the Perfect Guy (1998); Late August, Early September (1998); In All Innocence (1998); The Beach (2000); All About Love (2001); House of Voices (2004); The Backwoods (2006); Shall We Kiss? (2007); My Friends, My Love (2008); Army of Crime (2009); Farewell, My Queen (2012); Rabid Dogs (2015); MILF (2018)
TV bonus: Juste un regard (2017)
Actress | La boum
Sophie Marceau was born Sophie Danièle Sylvie Maupu in Paris, France, to Simone (Morisset), a shop assistant, and Benoît Maupu, a truck driver. She grew up far from the studio spotlights. When she was 14 she was living in the Paris suburb of Gentilly with her father. She learned from friends that ...
17 Fort Saganne (1984); Happy Easter (1984); L'amour braque (1985); Police (1985); Descent Into Hell (1986); L'étudiante (1988); My Nights Are More Beautiful Than Your Days (1989); Fanfan (1993); Revenge of the Musketeers (1994); Beyond the Clouds (1995); Marquise (1997); Firelight (1997); The World Is Not Enough (1999); Fidelity (2000); Don't Look Back (2009); A Chance Encounter (2014); Jailbirds (2015)
4. Kari Wuhrer
Actress | Eight Legged Freaks
Kari Samantha Wuhrer was born on April 28, 1967 in Brookfield, Connecticut, the daughter of Karin, a payroll officer and Andrew, a former police officer and car salesman. Kari has three siblings. She studied acting at age 13 at the Wooster School, and headed to New York City to do rounds of ...
17 Boulevard (1994); Sensation (1994); Sex & the Other Man (1995); Beyond Desire (1995); The Crossing Guard (1995); Terminal Justice (1996); An Occasional Hell (1996); Red-Blooded American Girl II (1997); Phoenix (1998); Kate's Addiction (1999); Vivid (1999); Thy Neighbor's Wife (2001); Spider's Web (2002); King of the Ants (2003); Berserker: Hell's Warrior (2004); Hellraiser: Deader (2005); Secrets of a Psychopath (2015)
Actress | 8 femmes
Emmanuelle Béart was born August 14, 1963, in Gassin, France. She lived with her mother, brothers, and sister on a farm not far from Saint-Tropez in Provence (southern France), because her father, singer and poet Guy Béart, did not want his children to be affected by the glamour world of Paris. ...
16 Premiers désirs (1983); L'amour en douce (1985); Manon of the Spring (1986); The Voyage of Captain Fracassa (1990); La belle noiseuse (1991); I Don't Kiss (1991); La repetition (2001); Strayed (2003); The Story of Marie and Julien (2003); Nathalie... (2003); Hell (2005); A Crime (2006); The Witnesses (2007); Vinyan (2009); It Begins with the End (2010); Les yeux jaunes des crocodiles (2014)
Actress | The English Patient
Juliette Binoche was born in Paris, France, to Monique Yvette Stalens, a director, teacher, and actress, and Jean-Marie Binoche, a sculptor, director, and actor. Her mother was born in Czestochowa, Poland, of French, Walloon Belgian, and Polish descent, while her father is French. Juliette was only...
Rendez-vous (1985); The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988); The Lovers on the Bridge (1992); Damage (1992); The Horseman on the Roof (1995); The English Patient (1996)**; Jet Lag (2002); Breaking and Entering (2006); Disengagement (2007); Elles (2011); Camille Claudel 1915 (2013); Let the Sunshine In (2017); Non-Fiction (2018); ^High Life (2018); Who You Think I Am (2019)
Honorable mention: Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)
Actress | Elle
Isabelle Huppert was born March 16, 1953, in Paris, France, but spent her childhood in Ville d'Avray. Encouraged by her mother Annick Huppert (who was a teacher of English), she followed the Conservatory of Versailles and won an acting prize for her work in Alfred de Musset's "Un caprice". She then...
Rosebud (1975); Violette (1978); Loulou (1980); Heaven's Gate (1980); Coup de Torchon (1981); Godard's Passion (1982); My Best Friend's Girl (1983); The Bedroom Window (1987); The School of Flesh (1998); The Piano Teacher (2001); Gabrielle (2005); Private Property (2006); ^Abuse of Weakness (2013); ^Elle (2016)*; Golden Youth (2019, not listed)
Honorable mentions: Going Places (1974); Every Man for Himself (1980)
8. Sharon Stone
Actress | Basic Instinct
Sharon Stone was born and raised in Meadville, a small town in Pennsylvania. Her strict father was a factory worker, and her mother was a homemaker. She was the second of four children. At the age of 15, she studied in Saegertown High School, Pennsylvania, and at that same age, entered Edinboro ...
15 Irreconcilable Differences (1984); Action Jackson (1988); Blood and Sand (1989); Total Recall (1990); Scissors (1991); Year of the Gun (1991); ^Basic Instinct (1992); Sliver (1993); Intersection (1994); The Specialist (1994); The Quick and the Dead (1995); A Different Loyalty (2004); Basic Instinct 2 (2006); Border Run (2012); Fading Gigolo (2013)
Actress | Pulp Fiction
Rosanna Arquette has acted extensively in film and television, and has come to be acknowledged as an actress of rare depth and scope.
Arquette was born in New York City, New York. Her parents, Lewis Arquette, an actor, and Brenda Denaut (née Nowak), an acting teacher and therapist, had 4 other ...
14 S.O.B. (1981); The Executioner's Song (1982); Baby It's You (1983); Desperately Seeking Susan (1985); The Big Blue (1988); Black Rainbow (1989); Nowhere to Run (1993); The Wrong Man (1993); Crash (1996); Floating Away (1998); Hell's Kitchen (1998); I'm Losing You (1998); Fait Accompli (1998); Diary of a Sex Addict (2001)
10. Melanie Griffith
Actress | Working Girl
Melanie Griffith was born on August 9, 1957 in New York City, to then model/future actress Tippi Hedren and former child actor turned advertising executive Peter Griffith. Her parents' marriage ended when she was four years old and Tippi brought Melanie to Los Angeles to get a new start. Tippi ...
14 Night Moves (1975); Smile (1975); Ha-Gan (1977); Joyride (1977); Fear City (1984); ^Body Double (1984); Something Wild (1986); Stormy Monday (1988); Working Girl (1988)*; The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990); Shining Through (1992); ^Nobody's Fool (1994); Forever Lulu (2000); Tempo (2003)
Actress | The Hateful Eight
Jennifer Jason Leigh was born Jennifer Lee Morrow in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of writer Barbara Turner and actor Vic Morrow. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent and her mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry. She is the sister of Carrie Ann Morrow and half-sister of actress Mina ...
14 Eyes of a Stranger (1981); Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982); Girls of the White Orchid (1983); Flesh+Blood (1985); Heart of Midnight (1988); Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989); Miami Blues (1990); Crooked Hearts (1991); Single White Female (1992); Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Cycle (1994); Georgia (1995); Skipped Parts (2000); The Machinist (2004); Margot at the Wedding (2007)
12. Helen Mirren
Actress | RED
Dame Helen Mirren was born in Queen Charlotte's Hospital in West London. Her mother, Kathleen Alexandrina Eva Matilda (Rogers), was from a working-class English family, and her father, Vasiliy Petrovich Mironov, was a Russian-born civil servant, from Kuryanovo, whose own father was a diplomat. ...
14 Age of Consent (1969); Savage Messiah (1972); Caesar and Claretta (1975); Caligula (1979); Hussy (1980); Excalibur (1981); Cal (1984); Cause célèbre (1989); The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989); Royal Deceit (1994); The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999); The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (2003); Calendar Girls (2003); Love Ranch (2010)
13. Linnea Quigley
Actress | The Return of the Living Dead
Barbara Linnea Quigley was born in Davenport, Iowa, on May 27, 1958 to Heath and Dorothy Quigley. Her Mother was a housewife and her Father a noted Chiropractor and psychologist. After moving with her family to Los Angeles in the late 1970s, the short, petite Linnea began working at a Jack Lalanne ...
14 Don't Go Near the Park (1979); Graduation Day (1981); Savage Streets (1984); ^Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984); The Return of the Living Dead (1985); Creepozoids (1987); Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers (1988); Night of the Demons (1988); Nightmare Sisters (1988); Dr. Alien (1989); Deadly Embrace (1989); Witchtrap (1989); Murder Weapon (1989); Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993)
14. Nicole Kidman
Actress | Moulin Rouge!
Elegant blonde Nicole Kidman, known as one of Hollywood's top Australian imports, was actually born in Honolulu, Hawaii, while her Australian parents were there on educational visas.
Kidman is the daughter of Janelle Ann (Glenny), a nursing instructor, and Antony David Kidman, a biochemist and ...
Windrider (1986); Dead Calm (1989); Billy Bathgate (1991); The Portrait of a Lady (1996); ^Eyes Wide Shut (1999); The Human Stain (2003); Cold Mountain (2003); ^Birth (2004); Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006); ^Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012, not listed); Strangerland (2015); Queen of the Desert (2015); The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)
TV bonus: Bangkok Hotel (1989); ^Big Little Lies (2017-2019, not listed)
15. Asia Argento
Actress | Land of the Dead
Asia Argento was born in Rome, Italy, into a family of actors and filmmakers, both occupations which she has herself pursued. She made her debut when she was only nine years old in Sergio Citti's Sogni e bisogni (1985). In 1988 she had the leading role in Cristina Comencini's first film, Zoo (1988)...
12 Trauma (1993); New Rose Hotel (1998); B. Monkey (1998); The Phantom of the Opera (1998); Scarlet Diva (2000); The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things (2004); The Keeper (2004); Boarding Gate (2007); ^The Last Mistress (2007); Mother of Tears (2007); Drifters (2011); Dracula 3D (2012)
16. Marion Cotillard
Actress | La môme
Academy Award-winning actress Marion Cotillard was born on September 30, 1975 in Paris. Cotillard is the daughter of Jean-Claude Cotillard, an actor, playwright and director, and Niseema Theillaud, an actress and drama teacher. Her father's family is Breton.
Raised in Orléans, France, she made her ...
12 My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument (1996); Chloé (1996); Taxi (1998); Furia (1999); Pretty Things (2001); A Private Affair (2002); Love Me If You Dare (2003); The Black Box (2005); Toi et moi (2006); Rust and Bone (2012); From the Land of the Moon (2016); Ismael's Ghosts (2017)
17. Nastassja Kinski
Actress | Tess
Nastassja Kinski was born Nastassja Aglaia Nakszynski on January 24, 1961 in Berlin, Germany, the daughter of German actor Klaus Kinski. In 1976, she met director Roman Polanski, who urged her to study method acting with Lee Strasberg in the United States. Kinski starred in the Italian romantic ...
Wrong Move (1975, FBI OPEN UP); To the Devil a Daughter (1976, FBI OPEN UP); Boarding School (1978); Stay As You Are (1978); Tess (1979); ^One from the Heart (1981); Cat People (1982); Unfaithfully Yours (1984); The Hotel New Hampshire (1984); Malady of Love (1987); One Night Stand (1997); Susan's Plan (1998)
TV bonus: Tatort (1977)
18. Penélope Cruz
Actress | Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Known outside her native country as the "Spanish enchantress", Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born in Madrid to Eduardo Cruz, a retailer, and Encarna Sánchez, a hairdresser. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer, re-enacting TV commercials for her family's amusement, but she decided to ...
Jamón, Jamón (1992); Open Your Eyes (1997); The Girl of Your Dreams (1998); Volavérunt (1999); Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001); Vanilla Sky (2001); Don't Move (2004); Elegy (2008); Broken Embraces (2009); Twice Born (2012); Ma ma (2015)
TV bonus: Série rose (1991)
19. Angelina Jolie
Actress | Maleficent
Angelina Jolie is an Academy Award-winning actress who rose to fame after her role in Girl, Interrupted (1999), playing the title role in the "Lara Croft" blockbuster movies, as well as Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Wanted (2008), Salt (2010) and Maleficent (2014). Off-screen, Jolie has become ...
11 Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993); Hackers (1995); Foxfire (1996); Mojave Moon (1996); True Women (1997); ^Gia (1998); Hell's Kitchen (1998); Pushing Tin (1999); Original Sin (2001); Taking Lives (2004); By the Sea (2015)
20. Bai Ling
Actress | Red Corner
Bai Ling is recognized for unbridled freedom and creativity, Bai Ling has become undoubtedly one of the world's most diverse and captivating actresses! Born in the city of Cheng Du in southern China, Bai Ling began her career at age of 14. She enlisted In the Chinese People's Liberation Army, where...
11 Paris (2003); She Hate Me (2004, not listed); Edmond (2005); Shanghai Baby (2007); The Gene Generation (2007); A Beautiful Life (2008); Love Ranch (2010); Circle of Pain (2010); Locked Down (2010); Knockdown (2011); Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance (2015)
21. Mindy Robinson
Actress | Range 15
Mindy Robinson is a Los Angeles based actress and TV personality from Fall River, MA. She has become a prolific character actor accumulating over 150 appearances on TV and film in recent years. Her improv skills gained her exposure on over 30 network reality shows as a personality, and her ...
11 The Haunting of Whaley House (2012); Killjoy Goes to Hell (2012); V/H/S/2 (2013); Bounty Killer (2013); Ambushed (2013); Lizzie Borden's Revenge (2013); Chicks Dig Gay Guys (2014); Mantervention (2014); Live Nude Girls (2014); All American Bikini Car Wash (2015); Book of Fire (2015)
Actress | Les invasions barbares
Marie-Josée Croze first studied fine arts before opting for the stage at La Veillée-Prospero Theatre workshop in Montreal. In 1993 she got her first movie part in La Florida (1993) and started working for numerous Canadian TV series and movies.
In 2000, with her performance in Denis Villeneuve's ...
Maelstrom (2000); Ararat (2002); Ordo (2004); Munich (2005); Tell No One (2006); Je l'aimais (2009); A View of Love (2010); 2 Nights Till Morning (2015); The Confessions (2016); MILF (2018)
TV bonus: The Hunger (1997)
Actress | Antichrist
Charlotte Gainsbourg was born in London, England in 1971. She is an Anglo-French actress and singer. The daughter of English actress Jane Birkin and French singer and songwriter Serge Gainsbourg, she was raised in Paris. Gainsbourg made her motion picture debut in 1984. In 1986, Gainsbourg won a ...
10 The Little Thief (1988); Night Sun (1990); Love, etc. (1996); My Wife Is an Actress (2001); ...And They Lived Happily Ever After (2004); I'm Not There. (2007); Antichrist (2009); Persécution (2009); Confession of a Child of the Century (2012); Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013)
24. Anne Heche
Actress | Six Days Seven Nights
Anne Heche was born on May 25, 1969 in Aurora, Ohio, USA as Anne Celeste Heche. She is an actress and writer, known for Six Days Seven Nights (1998), Donnie Brasco (1997) and Wag the Dog (1997). She was previously married to Coleman 'Coley' Laffoon.
10 Girls in Prison (1994); Wild Side (1995); The Juror (1996); Pie in the Sky (1996); If These Walls Could Talk (1996); Return to Paradise (1998); Psycho (1998); Sexual Life (2004); Spread (2009); Cedar Rapids (2011)
25. Mélanie Laurent
Actress | Inglourious Basterds
Mélanie Laurent was born in Paris, France. She is the daughter of Annick, a ballet teacher, and Pierre, a voice actor, who is most recognized for the French version of The Simpsons (1989). She has a younger brother, Mathieu, and has both Sephardi Jewish (from Tunisia) and Ashkenazi Jewish (from ...
10 The Last Day (2004); Dikkenek (2006); Don't Worry, I'm Fine (2006); Le tueur (2007); Room of Death (2007); Beginners (2010); Requiem for a Killer (2011); Night Train to Lisbon (2013); Enemy (2013); By the Sea (2015)
26. Debbie Rochon
Producer | Model Hunger
Debbie Rochon grew up in British Columbia, Canada. She was a child of the streets and victim of much abuse until she accidentally ended up in a featured extra role in Paramount's Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains (1982)!
The event changed her life, and she saved enough money to move to New ...
10 Tromeo and Juliet (1996); Terror Firmer (1999); Dead & Rotting (2002); Bleed (2002); Final Examination (2003); Nowhere Man (2005); Apocalypse and the Beauty Queen (2005); Being Michael Madsen (2007); Fearmakers (2008); Dollface (2014)
27. Susan Sarandon
Actress | Thelma & Louise
Susan Sarandon was born Susan Abigail Tomalin in New York City, NY, to homemaker Lenora Marie (Criscione) and Phillip Leslie Tomalin, an advertising executive. She is of Italian descent on her mother's side and English, Irish, Welsh, and German on her father's.
After the 1968 Democratic convention ...
10 Joe (1970); Fleur bleue (1971); The Other Side of Midnight (1977); Pretty Baby (1978); King of the Gypsies (1978); Atlantic City (1980)*; The Hunger (1983); Bull Durham (1988); White Palace (1990); Illuminata (1998)
28. Charlize Theron
Producer | Monster
Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, a city in the greater Johannesburg area, in South Africa, the only child of Gerda Theron (née Maritz) and Charles Theron. She was raised on a farm outside the city. Theron is of Afrikaner (Dutch, with some French Huguenot and German) descent, and Afrikaner ...
10 2 Days in the Valley (1996); The Devil's Advocate (1997); The Cider House Rules (1999); Reindeer Games (2000); The Yards (2000); ^Monster (2003)**; Head in the Clouds (2004); Æon Flux (2005); The Burning Plain (2008); Atomic Blonde (2017)
29. Naomi Watts
Actress | Mulholland Dr.
Naomi Ellen Watts was born on September 28, 1968 in Shoreham, England, to Myfanwy Edwards "Miv" (Roberts), an antiques dealer and costume/set designer, and Peter Watts (Peter Anthony Watts), the road manager to Pink Floyd. Her maternal grandfather was Welsh. Her father died when Naomi was seven and...
Gross Misconduct (1993); ^Mulholland Drive (2001); The Outsider (2002); 21 Grams (2003)*; Ellie Parker (2005); Mother and Child (2009); The Impossible (2012)*; Sunlight Jr. (2013); Shut In (2016); The Wolf Hour (2019)
TV bonus: Gypsy (2017)
30. Kate Winslet
Actress | Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Ask Kate Winslet what she likes about any of her characters, and the word "ballsy" is bound to pop up at least once. The British actress has made a point of eschewing straightforward pretty-girl parts in favor of more devilish damsels; as a result, she's built an eclectic resume that runs the gamut...
10 Heavenly Creatures (1994); Jude (1996); ^Titanic (1997)*; Hideous Kinky (1998); Holy Smoke (1999); Quills (2000); Iris (2001)*; Little Children (2006)*; The Reader (2008)**; The Mountain Between Us (2017)
31. Sean Young
Actress | Blade Runner
Mary Sean Young was born on November 20, 1959 in Louisville, Kentucky. She is the daughter of Lee Guthrie (née Mary Lee Kane), an Emmy-nominated producer, screenwriter, public relations executive, and journalist, and Donald Young, Jr., an Emmy award winning television news producer and journalist. ...
10 No Way Out (1987); The Boost (1988); Fire Birds (1990); A Kiss Before Dying (1991); Love Crimes (1992); Sketch Artist (1992); Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993); Men (1997); A Killer Within (2004); The Drop (2006)
32. Victoria Abril
Actress | ¡Átame!
This Spanish actress started studying dancing. Her teacher encouraged her to participate in her first film Obsesión (1977). After that, she was chosen by the director Narciso Ibáñez Serrador to be one of the co-hostesses of the famous TV contest Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez (1972) ...
The Moon in the Gutter (1983); Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989); Lovers: A True Story (1991); High Heels (1991); Intruso (1993); French Twist (1995); Don't Tempt Me (2001); The Maidens' Conspiracy (2006); Joséphine, Pregnant & Fabulous (2016)
TV bonus: X Femmes (2009); Tony's Revenge (2011)
33. Elena Anaya
Actress | La piel que habito
Spanish actress Elena Anaya impressed the critics with her performance in Sex and Lucía (2001).
Elena was born in Palencia, Spain, on July 17th, 1975. An active child, she excelled in karate and mountain climbing. By the time she was 17 Elena knew that she wanted to channel her energy into ...
Black Tears (1998); Sex and Lucia (2001); Talk to Her (2002); Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer (2006); Savage Grace (2007); Hierro (2009); Room in Rome (2010); The Skin I Live in (2011); Swung (2015)
TV bonus: Jett (2019)
34. Maria Bello
Actress | A History of Violence
Maria Bello was born on 18 April, 1967 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, to Kathy, a nurse and teacher, and Joe Bello, a contractor. She is of Italian and Polish descent. Maria went to Villanova University, majoring in political science. She had every intention of becoming a lawyer, but she took an ...
9 Permanent Midnight (1998); Duets (2000); ^Auto Focus (2002); The Cooler (2003); The Sisters (2005); A History of Violence (2005); Downloading Nancy (2008); The Company Men (2010); Beautiful Boy (2010)
35. Louise Bourgoin
Actress | Je suis un soldat
Louise Bourgoin was born on November 28, 1981 in Vannes, Morbihan, France as Ariane Louise Bourgoin. She is an actress, known for I Am a Soldier (2015), The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010) and The Girl from Monaco (2008).
9 The Girl from Monaco (2008); White Snow (2010); The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010); Black Heaven (2010); A Happy Event (2011); Love Lasts Three Years (2011); ^Mojave (2015); I Am a Soldier (2015); In and Out (2017)
Helena Bonham Carter is an actress of great versatility, one of the UK's finest and most successful.
Bonham Carter was born May 26, 1966 in Golders Green, London, England, the youngest of three children of Elena (née Propper de Callejón), a psychotherapist, and Raymond Bonham Carter, a merchant ...
9 Lady Jane (1986); Getting It Right (1989); Dancing Queen (1993); Margaret's Museum (1995); The Wings of the Dove (1997)*; Novocaine (2001); The Heart of Me (2002); Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002); Conversations with Other Women (2005)
37. Bridget Fonda
Actress | A Simple Plan
Bridget Jane Fonda was born in Los Angeles, California, to Susan Brewer and actor Peter Fonda. She is the granddaughter of Henry Fonda and niece of Jane Fonda, both famous actors. Bridget made her film debut at age five as an extra in Easy Rider (1969), but first became interested in acting after ...
9 Aria (1987); Scandal (1989); Leather Jackets (1992); Single White Female (1992); Point of No Return (1993); The Road to Wellville (1994); Camilla (1994); Break Up (1998); Kiss of the Dragon (2001, not listed)
38. Vahina Giocante
Actress | Lila dit ça
The Libertine (2000, not listed); Alive (2002); Renegade (2004); 99 francs (2007); Secrets of State (2008); Ultimate Heist (2009); The Blonde with Bare Breasts (2010); Mon père, Francis le Belge (2010); 30 Beats (2012)
Honorable mention: Lila Says (2004)
39. Valeria Golino
Actress | Rain Man
The second child of an Italian germanist and a Greek painter, Valeria Golino grew up in Naples until her parents parted. After three years in Athens with her mother and another three in Naples with her father, she began to work as a model. She left high school after her first movie and didn't study...
9 Rain Man (1988); The King's Whore (1990); Year of the Gun (1991); Immortal Beloved (1994); An Occasional Hell (1996); Spanish Judges (2000); Respiro (2002); 36th Precinct (2004); The Summer House (2018)
40. Pam Grier
Actress | Jackie Brown
Pam Grier was born in Winston-Salem, NC, one of four children of Gwendolyn Sylvia (Samuels), a nurse, and Clarence Ransom Grier Jr., an Air Force mechanic. Pam has been a major African-American star from the early 1970s. Her career started in 1971, when Roger Corman of New World Pictures launched ...
9 The Big Doll House (1971); Women in Cages (1971); Black Mama White Mama (1973); Coffy (1973); The Arena (1974); Foxy Brown (1974); Bucktown (1975); Friday Foster (1975); Drum (1976)
41. Milla Jovovich
Actress | The Fifth Element
Milla Jovovich is an Ukrainian-born actress, supermodel, fashion designer, singer and public figure, who was on the cover of more than a hundred magazines, and starred in such films as The Fifth Element (1997), Ultraviolet (2006), and the Resident Evil (2002) franchise.
Milica Bogdanovna Jovovich ...
9 Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991); Chaplin (1992); The Fifth Element (1997); He Got Game (1998); Resident Evil (2002); No Good Deed (2002); Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004); .45 (2006); Stone (2010)
42. Diane Kruger
Actress | Inglourious Basterds
Diane Kruger was born Diane Heidkrüger in Algermissen, near Hildesheim, Germany, to Maria-Theresa, a bank employee, and Hans-Heinrich Heidkrüger, a computer specialist. She studied ballet with the Royal Ballet in London before an injury ended her career. She returned to Germany and became a top ...
9 (including 1 alternate cut) The Piano Player (2002); Whatever You Say (2002); Troy (2004, Director's Cut); Joyeux Noel (2005); Days of Darkness (2007); Inhale (2010); Sky (2015); All That Divides Us (2017); The Operative (2019)
43. Diane Lane
Actress | Unfaithful
Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965, in New York. She is the daughter of acting coach Burton Eugene "Burt" Lane and nightclub singer/centerfold Colleen Farrington. Her parents' families were both from the state of Georgia. Diane was acting from a very young age and made her stage debut at the ...
9 Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains (1982); Lady Beware (1987); The Big Town (1987); Priceless Beauty (1988); Vital Signs (1990); Knight Moves (1992); Chaplin (1992); A Walk on the Moon (1999); Unfaithful (2002)*
44. Isild Le Besco
Actress | L'intouchable
9 Sade (2000); Girls Can't Swim (2000); À Tout de Suite (2004); A Song of Innocence (2005); Backstage (2005); Camping sauvage (2005); The Untouchable (2006); A Parting Shot (2007); The New Girlfriend (2014)
45. Roxane Mesquida
Actress | À ma soeur!
French/US actress, Roxane Mesquida grew up in Le Pradet, a little town in the South of France. At the age of 11, while walking with her mother, writer Francoise Mesquida, she was spotted by director Manuel Pradal who cast her in Mary from the Bay of Angels (Marie Baie de Anges). In 1998, she played...
^Fat Girl (2001); ^Sex Is Comedy (2002); Sheitan (2006); ^The Last Mistress (2007); Kaboom (2010); Sennentuntschi: Curse of the Alps (2010); The Most Fun You Can Have Dying (2012); Kiss of the Damned (2012); Burning Shadow (2018)
TV bonus: XIII: The Series (2012); Now Apocalypse (2019)
46. Julianne Moore
Actress | Still Alice
Julianne Moore was born Julie Anne Smith in Fort Bragg, North Carolina on December 3, 1960, the daughter of Anne (Love), a social worker, and Peter Moore Smith, a paratrooper, colonel, and later military judge. Her mother moved to the U.S. in 1951, from Greenock, Scotland. Her father, from ...
Body of Evidence (1993); ^Boogie Nights (1997)*; ^The Big Lebowski (1998); The End of the Affair (1999)*; Blindness (2008); Chloe (2009); The Kids are All Right (2010); Maps to the Stars (2014); Gloria Bell (2018)
Honorable mention: Short Cuts (1993)
Actress | Bitter Moon
Emmanuelle Seigner is the daughter of a well known photographer and her mother is a journalist. She was born in Paris, France on June 22, 1966. Her grandfather was Louis Seigner, chairman of the Comédie Française and who also appeared in several movies. Emmanuelle was raised at a convent school . ...
9 Détective (1985); Frantic (1988); Bitter Moon (1992); The Ninth Gate (1999); Buddy Boy (1999); Body to Body (2003); Backstage (2005); In the House (2012); Venus in Fur (2013)
48. Chloë Sevigny
Actress | Boys Don't Cry
Known in the mid to late nineties for her status as a fashion impresario and "it girl," with over two dozen art house films to her credit, Chloë Sevigny also stands out as one of the most prominent queens of independent cinema.
Originally hailing from Darien, Connecticut, Sevigny attributes weekend ...
Gummo (1997); Boys Don't Cry (1999)*; If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000); The Brown Bunny (2003); 3 Needles (2005); Sisters (2006); Mr. Nice (2010); The Wait (2013); Lizzie (2018)
TV bonus: Hit and Miss (2012)
Honorable mention: Kids (1995)
49. Tilda Swinton
Actress | We Need to Talk About Kevin
The iconoclastic gifts of the visually striking and fiercely talented actress Tilda Swinton have been appreciated by a more international audience of late.
She was born Katherine Mathilda Swinton on November 5, 1960, in London, England. Her mother, Judith Balfour, Lady Swinton (née Killen), was ...
9 Orlando (1992); Female Perversions (1996); The Beach (2000); Young Adam (2003); Julia (2008); I Am Love (2009); We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011); Only Lovers Left Alive (2013); A Bigger Splash (2015)
50. Juno Temple
Actress | Atonement
Juno Violet Temple was born in London, England, into a showbiz family, the daughter of producer Amanda Temple and film director Julien Temple. She was named 'Juno' after her parents took a visit to the Grand Canyon during pregnancy, and found they were standing on a butte of Cape Final known as ...
9 Kaboom (2010); Little Birds (2011); Killer Joe (2011); Jack & Diane (2012); Afternoon Delight (2013); Magic Magic (2013); Horns (2013); Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014); One Percent More Humid (2017)
51. Maribel Verdú
Actress | El laberinto del fauno
Maribel Verdú was born on October 2, 1970 in Madrid, Spain as María Isabel Verdú Rollán. She is an actress, known for Blancanieves (2012), Pan's Labyrinth (2006) and Y Tu Mamá También (2001). She is the older sister of twins Marina and Carlota and she has been married to Pedro ...
La estanquera de Vallecas (1987); Sinatra (1988); Dream Kiss (1992); Golden Balls (1993); La Celestina (1996); Backroads (1997); Goya in Bordeaux (1999); Y Tu Mamá También (2001); Tetro (2009)
Honorable mention: Lovers: A True Story (1991)
52. Priscilla Barnes
Actress | Jane the Virgin
Though probably not to her liking, actress Priscilla Barnes is best-known for her bittersweet replacement of TV goddess Suzanne Somers during the tension-riddled times of the popular ABC slapstick comedy series, Three's Company (1976) -- bittersweet in that although the lovely, stringy-framed ...
8 Tintorera: Killer Shark (1977); Texas Detour (1978); The Last Married Couple in America (1980); Erotique (1994); The Crossing Guard (1995); ^Mallrats (1995); Sex Sells: The Making of "Touché" (2005); The Devil's Rejects (2005)
53. Laetitia Casta
Actress | Arbitrage
Born in Pont-Audemer, France, Laetitia Casta spent her childhood in the lush countryside of Normandy. At age 15, she was approached by an agent of Paris' Madison Models while building sand castles on a beach in Corsica. After her father agreed to let the agency take some test photographs, ...
Gypsy (2000); Le grand appartement (2006); The Maiden and the Wolves (2008); Born in 68 (2008); Face (2009); Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010); Derrière les murs (2011); The Ideal Palace (2018)
TV bonus: The Blue Bicycle (2000)
54. Toni Collette
Actress | Little Miss Sunshine
Toni Collette is an Academy Award-nominated Australian actress, best known for her roles in The Sixth Sense (1999) and Little Miss Sunshine (2006).
Collette was born Toni Collett (she later added an "e") on November 1, 1972, in Blacktown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the first of three...
Lilian's Story (1996); Velvet Goldmine (1998); 8 1/2 Women (1999); Hotel Splendide (2000); Japanese Story (2003); The Last Shot (2004); The Dead Girl (2006); Madame (2017)
TV bonus: Wanderlust (2018)
55. Sybil Danning
Actress | Halloween
Tall, leggy, buxom and statuesque 5'7" blonde beauty Sybil Danning reigns supreme as one of the sexiest, most dynamic and commanding actresses to achieve cult B-movie queen status. She was born Sybille Johanna Danninger on May 24, 1952, in Wels, Austria, the daughter of a US Army major father and ...
8 The Red Queen Kills Seven Times (1972); Bluebeard (1972, not listed); Il giorno del Cobra (1980); Julie Darling (1983); They're Playing with Fire (1984); Malibu Express (1985); Howling II: ...Your Sister Is A Werewolf (1985); The Phantom Empire (1988)
56. Paz de la Huerta
Actress | Enter the Void
Paz de la Huerta was born and raised in New York City, to a Spanish-born father and a Minneapolis, Minnesota-born mother. She has been acting since the age of four, having trained at the SoHo Children's Acting Studio. Aside from acting, Paz is a skilled artist, designer, and writer who enjoys ...
The Tripper (2006); The Guitar (2008); Choke (2008); The Limits of Control (2009); Enter the Void (2009); Nurse 3D (2013); The Editor (2014); Bare (2015)
TV bonus: X Femmes (2008)
57. Julie Delpy
Actress | Trois couleurs: Blanc
Julie Delpy was born in Paris, France, in 1969 to Albert Delpy and Marie Pillet, both actors.
She was first featured in Jean-Luc Godard's Détective (1985) at the age of fourteen. She has starred in many American and European productions since then, including Disney's The Three Musketeers (...
8 Beatrice (1987); Killing Zoe (1993); An American Werewolf in Paris (1997); Intimate Affairs (2001); The Hoax (2006); 2 Days in Paris (2007); The Countess (2009); Before Midnight (2013)
58. Marta Etura
Actress | Mientras duermes
Marta Etura was born on October 28, 1978 in Donostia-San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco, Spain as Marta Etura Palenzuela. She is an actress, known for Sleep Tight (2011), Cell 211 (2009) and Your Next Life (2004).
8 Thirteen Chimes (2002); Nobody's Life (2002); Your Next Life (2004); Dark Blue Almost Black (2006); Seven Minutes (2009); Sleep Tight (2011); The Last Day (2013); Presentimientos (2013)
59. Anna Friel
Actress | Land of the Lost
Anna Friel is an English actress, born in Rochdale. She has been acting since the age of 13, appearing in a number of British television programmes. She made her West End stage debut in London in 2001, and has subsequently appeared on stage in several productions, including an adaptation of ...
The Tribe (1998); Rogue Trader (1999); Sunset Strip (2000); War Bride (2001); Me Without You (2001); Niagara Motel (2005); Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008); The Look of Love (2013)
TV bonus: The Girlfriend Experience (2017)
60. Keira Knightley
Keira Christina Knightley was born March 26, 1985 in the South West Greater London suburb of Richmond. She is the daughter of actor Will Knightley and actress turned playwright Sharman Macdonald. An older brother, Caleb Knightley, was born in 1979. Her father is English, while her Scottish-born ...
The Hole (2001); The Jacket (2005); Silk (2007); The Edge of Love (2008); The Duchess (2008); Never Let Me Go (2010); A Dangerous Method (2011); Colette (2018)
TV bonus: Doctor Zhivago (2002)
61. Sheryl Lee
Actress | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
"Dead, wrapped in plastic" is how Sheryl Lee entered onto the scene as Laura Palmer, the doomed homecoming queen on the cult TV series Twin Peaks (1990).
Lee was born April 27, 1967 in Germany. She grew up in Boulder, Colorado, spending much of her youth studying dance before knee injuries ended her...
^Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992); Backbeat (1994); Mother Night (1996); This World, Then the Fireworks (1997); Bliss (1997); The Blood Oranges (1997); Kiss the Sky (1998); Angel's Dance (1999)
TV bonus: Kingpin (2003)
62. Anna Levine
Actress | True Romance
8 Hand Gun (1994); Blood Run (1994); Drunks (1995); I Shot Andy Warhol (1996); Sue (1997); Six Ways to Sunday (1997); Fiona (1998); Fast Food Fast Women (2000)
63. Stacy Martin
Actress | Nymphomaniac: Vol. I
8 Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013); Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013); Tale of Tales (2015); The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015); Godard Mon Amour (2017); Treat Me Like Fire (2018); Rosy (2018); Amanda (2018)
64. Rena Riffel
Actress | Showgirls
Rena was born March 5, 1969 in Los Angeles. She was raised in the Central Coast of California. Rena competed in gymkhana and rodeo events and was crowned Princess Of The Mid-State Fair. There she was photographed with her horse and her picture took first place in a photo contest. This launched ...
8 Undercover Heat (1995); Showgirls (1995); Striptease (1996); Breast Men (1997); The Pornographer (1999); Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999); Scandalous Behavior (1999); Exit to Hell (2013)
65. Greta Scacchi
Actress | The Player
Greta Scacchi was born in Milan, Italy, to Pamela Carsaniga, an English dancer and Luca Scacchi, an Italian art dealer and painter. She grew up in Milan and Sussex, England. In 1975, her mother and second husband moved to Australia, where, after she left school, Greta worked as an Italian ...
8 Heat and Dust (1983); The Coca-Cola Kid (1985); A Man in Love (1987); White Mischief (1987); Presumed Innocent (1990); Shattered (1991); Desire (1992); The Red Violin (1998)
66. Helen Shaver
Actress | Desert Hearts
Helen Shaver has built a lasting legacy, both behind and in front of the camera. She has directed hundreds of hours of television ranging from Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) to Castle (2009), from The Unit (2006) to The Outer Limits (1995). Her film, Summer's End (1999), a Showtime ...
8 High-Ballin' (1978); In Praise of Older Women (1978); The Osterman Weekend (1983); Desert Hearts (1985); The Park Is Mine (1985); The Men's Club (1986); The Believers (1987); Rowing Through (1996)
67. Sophia Takal
Actress | Green
Sophia Is An Astonishing Filmmaker & Actress Her Work Is Seen Through A Variety Of Lens Including All Kinds Of Genre Work. In Her Early Days In The Start Of Her Beginning In The Entertainment Industry She Worked On Several Short Films Some Of Which Were Weighed Upon By Viewers Since There Release. ...
8 Gabi on the Roof in July (2010); Green (2011); The Zone (2011); Supporting Characters (2012); All the Light in the Sky (2012); Molly's Theory of Relativity (2013); 24 Exposures (2013); God's Pocket (2014)
68. María Valverde
Actress | Exodus: Gods and Kings
She began acting in 2002, when film director Manuel Martin Cuenca chose her from 3000 girls to be the lead actress in his film "The Bolshevik's Weakness". One year later, Maria's work impressed both the audience and the Spanish Film Academy, who awarded her with the Goya for Best Newcomer. Since ...
8 Melissa P. (2005); Madrid, 1987 (2011); The Liberator (2013); Ali and Nino (2016); Guernica (2016); The Limehouse Golem (2016); Back to Burgundy (2017); Diving (2017)
69. Isabelle Adjani
Actress | Possession
Isabelle Yasmine Adjani was born in Gennevilliers, Hauts-de-Seine, a suburb of Paris, to Emma Augusta "Gusti" (Schweinberger) and Mohammed Adjani. Her father was a Kabyle Algerian, from Iferhounène, and her mother was a Bavarian German. She grew up speaking German fluently. After winning a school ...
7 The Slap (1974); Possession (1981); Deadly Circuit (1983); One Deadly Summer (1983); Ishtar (1987); Queen Margot (1994); Diabolique (1996)
70. Lara Flynn Boyle
Actress | Happiness
Lara Flynn Boyle was born in Davenport, Iowa on March 24, 1970 to 21-year old Sally Boyle. For Sally and young Lara, money was not plentiful so Sally was required to work three jobs in addition to raising baby Lara by herself. Since Lara was mostly around Sally, they developed a bond that still ...
7 Threesome (1994); Past Tense (1994); The Road to Wellville (1994); ^Afterglow (1997); Since You've Been Gone (1998); Susan's Plan (1998); Speaking of Sex (2001)
Actress | A Beautiful Mind
Jennifer Connelly was born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, to Ilene (Schuman), a dealer of antiques, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer. Her father had Irish and Norwegian ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish immigrant family. Jennifer grew up in Brooklyn Heights, just across ...
The Hot Spot (1990); Of Love and Shadows (1994); Mulholland Falls (1996); Inventing the Abbotts (1997); Waking the Dead (2000); House of Sand and Fog (2003); American Pastoral (2016)
Honorable mentions: ^Requiem for a Dream (2000); Shelter (2014)
72. Bo Derek
Actress | Bolero
Bo Derek was born on November 20, 1956 in Long Beach, California, USA as Mary Cathleen Collins. She is an actress and producer, known for Bolero (1984), Ghosts Can't Do It (1989) and Tommy Boy (1995). She was previously married to John Derek.
7 10 (1979); A Change of Seasons (1980); Tarzan the Ape Man (1981); Bolero (1984); Ghosts Can't Do It (1989); Shattered Image (1994); Woman of Desire (1994)
73. Eva Derrek
Actress | Tripping Forward
Tall (5'8"), slender, and stunning brunette Eva Derrek was born and raised in Frankfurt, Germany. Derrek was a gymnast on a national team and won the title Miss Germany International in 2002. Following high school, Eva became a flight attendant for a major German airline and traveled the world. ...
7 Corpses (2004); Jacqueline Hyde (2005); Death to the Supermodels (2005); The Graveyard (2006); Dark Reality (2006); Skid Marks (2007); Magus (2008)
Actress | Hannibal
Caroline Dhavernas commands the attention of filmgoers and television viewers with her beauty, talent and poise. Beginning her career at age 11, the Montreal native is already an acclaimed young actress who has also made her mark in Hollywood. She is the recipient of two Gemeaux Awards, one for "...
7 Edge of Madness (2002); The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story (2003); These Girls (2005); Hollywoodland (2006); Surviving My Mother (2007); Chasse-Galerie (2016); Easy Living (2017)
75. Pauline Etienne
Actress | La religieuse
7 Private Lessons (2008); Restless (2009); Black Heaven (2010); Lost Paradise (2012); The Nun (2013); Eden (2014); Tokyo Fiancée (2014)
76. Jane Fonda
Actress | Klute
Born in New York City to legendary screen star Henry Fonda and Ontario-born New York socialite Frances Seymour Brokaw, Jane Seymour Fonda was destined early to an uncommon and influential life in the limelight. Although she initially showed little inclination to follow her father's trade, she was ...
7 Joy House (1964); Any Wednesday (1966); ^Barbarella (1968); Klute (1971)**; Coming Home (1978)**; The Morning After (1986)*; Old Gringo (1989)
77. Déborah François
Actress | Populaire
The daughter of a police officer and a social worker and the middle of three siblings, Déborah François was cast by the Dardenne brothers in L'enfant in 2005 while she was in high school. Between the ages of 10 to 16 François had taken acting classes but she did not expect to make acting her career...
7 The Page Turner (2005); Female Agents (2008); Unmade Beds (2009); My Queen Karo (2009); Student Services (2010); The Monk (2011); Populaire (2012)
78. Gina Gershon
Actress | Bound
Since making her uncredited debut as a dancer in Beatlemania (1981), Gina Gershon has established herself as a character actress and one of the leading icons of American camp. For it was fourteen years after her movie debut that Gina made movie history as the predatory bisexual who was the leading ...
7 (including 1 alternate cut) Sweet Revenge (1987); Cocktail (1988); Love Matters (1993); Showgirls (1995); Bound (1996, Unrated Version); This World, Then the Fireworks (1997); Blockers (2018)
79. Ariadna Gil
Actress | El laberinto del fauno
Born in January, 1969, she's the daughter of August Gil Matamala, a prestigious lawyer. Grew up studying singing, dancing and the violin. She even appeared occasionally singing with her two brothers in their banda named "Matamala". At 17, she appeared on the cover of an avant-garde Catalonian ...
7 Belle Epoque (1992); Antarctica (1995); Libertarias (1996); Black Tears (1998); Second Skin (1999); Masterpiece (2000); El lado oscuro del corazón 2 (2001)
80. Heather Graham
Actress | Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Heather Joan Graham was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Joan (Bransfield), a schoolteacher and children's book author, and James Graham, an FBI agent. She and her sister, actress Aimee Graham, were raised by their strictly Catholic parents. They relocated often, as a result of their father's ...
7 ^Boogie Nights (1997); Killing Me Softly (2002); Broken (2006); Adrift in Manhattan (2007); The Hangover (2009); Boogie Woogie (2009); Half Magic (2018)
81. Lena Headey
Actress | Game of Thrones
Lena Headey is a British actress. Headey is best known for her role as "Cersei Lannister" in Game of Thrones (2011) (2011-present) and The Brothers Grimm (2005), Possession (2002), and The Remains of the Day (1993). Headey stars as "Queen Gorgo", a heroic Spartan woman in the period film, 300 (2006)...
Waterland (1992); Mrs Dalloway (1997); Aberdeen (2000); The Parole Officer (2001); 300 (2006); The Broken (2008); Zipper (2015)
TV bonus: The Hunger (1997)
Actress | Species
Natasha Henstridge was born on August 15, 1974 in Springdale, Newfoundland, Canada. Known for movies like Species (1995) and The Whole Nine Yards (2000), she started her career as a model in Paris, France at the tender age of 15. After leaving home to begin her modeling career in the ...
7 Species (1995); Maximum Risk (1996); Species II (1998); Bela Donna (1998); The Last Witness (1999); Power and Beauty (2002); Badge of Honor (2015)
83. Elizabeth Hurley
Elizabeth Jane Hurley was born in Basingstoke, Hampshire, to Angela Mary (Titt), a teacher, and Roy Leonard Hurley, an army major. Wanting to be a dancer, Hurley went to ballet boarding school at 12, but soon returned home. When it came time to go to college, Hurley won a scholarship to the London ...
7 Aria (1987); Rowing with the Wind (1988); Der Skipper (1990); Sharpe's Enemy (1994); Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1995); The Weight of Water (2000); Double Whammy (2001)
84. Irène Jacob
Actress | La double vie de Véronique
This beautiful, dark-haired Swiss actress made a hit with a supporting role in her first film, as the piano teacher in Louis Malle's "Au revoir, les enfants" (1987). Educated in London and Geneva, and a Paris resident since the age of 18, Jacob became a promising starlet with her Malle success and ...
The Double Life of Véronique (1991); Incognito (1997); The Big Brass Ring (1999); History Is Made at Night (1999); Fourplay (2001); The Inner Life of Martin Frost (2007); Salaud, on t'aime (2014)
TV Bonus: The Affair (2017); The OA (2019)
85. Sally Kirkland
Actress | Anna
Sally Kirkland, BEST Actress Oscar Nominee, Golden Globe winner, Independent Spirit Award winner, LA Film Critics Circle Award winner and veteran of over 200 films. Feisty, hard-working, famously liberal, with the trademark blonde hair, actress Sally Kirkland has certainly made an indelible mark on...
Big Bad Mama (1974); Anna (1987)*; Cold Feet (1989); In the Heat of Passion (1992); Paper Hearts (1993); Amnesia (1997); Big Stan (2007)
TV bonus: The Hunger (1997)
86. Sylvia Kristel
Actress | The Concorde... Airport '79
Sylvia Kristel was born on September 28, 1952 in Utrecht, Netherlands. She first came to international attention in the early 1970s with Emmanuelle (1974) for director Just Jaeckin. Then two more sequels followed in which she also starred. Included in her credits are a long list of European films ...
7 Frank & Eva (1973); ^Emmanuelle (1974); Emmanuelle II (1975); Emmanuelle 3 (1977); Private Lessons (1981); Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981); Mata Hari (1985)
87. Olga Kurylenko
Actress | Oblivion
Olga Kurylenko, a Ukrainian-born actress and model, went from sharing a cramped flat with her aunt, uncle, grandparents and cousin to starring as a Bond girl opposite Daniel Craig.
She was born Olga Konstantinovna Kurylenko on November 14, 1979, in Berdyansk, Ukraine, Soviet Union. Her mother, ...
7 The Ring Finger (2005); The Serpent (2006); Hitman (2007); The Assassin Next Door (2009); Land of Oblivion (2011); To the Wonder (2012); Correspondence (2016)
Sara Malakul Lane is a successful Thai model and actress. She began modeling at the age of 14, and has also been in a number of big screen movies including Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015). Sara is a model of Thai-English descent. Her father is an English businessman named Alistair Lane...
7 12/12/12 (2012); Jailbait (2014); Sun Choke (2015); Wishing for a Dream (2016); Kickboxer: Vengeance (2016); Who's Watching Oliver (2017); Halloween Pussy Trap Kill Kill (2017)
89. Virginia Madsen
Actress | Sideways
One of the hottest stars of the mid-1980s, Virginia Madsen has since played a variety of roles that have cemented her reputation as a fantastic actress who can adapt to any part.
Virginia was born in Chicago, Illinois, and belongs to an acting family -- with her brother, Michael Madsen, also an ...
7 Class (1983); Creator (1985); Fire with Fire (1986); Slam Dance (1987); Gotham (1988); The Hot Spot (1990); Candyman (1992)
Actress | Braveheart
Catherine McCormack was born on April 3, 1972 in Epsom, Surrey, England as Catherine Jane McCormack. She is an actress and director, known for Braveheart (1995), Spy Game (2001) and A Sound of Thunder (2005).
7 Loaded (1994); Braveheart (1995); Dangerous Beauty (1998); Shadow of the Vampire (2000); The Tailor of Panama (2001); The Moon and the Stars (2007); 28 Weeks Later (2007)
91. Thandie Newton
Actress | Crash
Thandie Newton was born in London. She is the daughter of a Zimbabwean mother, Nyasha, a health-care worker from the Shona tribe, and Nick Newton, a British father who worked as a lab technician. She lived in Zambia until political unrest caused her family to move back to the UK. She then lived in ...
Flirting (1991); The Leading Man (1996); Gridlock'd (1997); Besieged (1998); Beloved (1998); The Truth About Charlie (2002); Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
TV bonus: Rogue (2013)
92. Cortney Palm
Actress | Zombeavers
Theatrically trained, Cortney has played roles from Moliere to Lillian Hellman while in her undergrad at California Lutheran University. She quickly gained acclaim in the film industry with her titular role in Sushi Girl catapulting her into other memorable roles such as Maria who gets thrown into ...
7 Sushi Girl (2012); Silent Night (2012); Zombeavers (2014); Demon Legacy (2014); American Satan (2017); Death House (2017); Dead Ant (2017)
93. Parker Posey
Actress | Scream 3
Parker Posey was born two months premature in Baltimore, Maryland, to Lynda (Patton) and Chris Posey. The family moved to Monroe, La. and then Laurel, Mississippi, where Chris became owner of Laurel's own Posey Chevrolet. Parker attended high school at R. H. Watkins High School in Laurel, and ...
7 Sleep with Me (1994); Party Girl (1995); The Misadventures of Margaret (1998); The Anniversary Party (2001); Personal Velocity (2002); Broken English (2007); Happy Tears (2009)
94. Noomi Rapace
Actress | Män som hatar kvinnor
Swedish actress Noomi Rapace was born in Hudiksvall, Gävleborgs län, Sweden, the daughter of Swedish actress Nina Norén and Spanish Flamenco singer Rogelio Durán. Her parents did not stay together, and when Rapace was five she moved to Iceland with her mother and stepfather, where she lived for ...
7 Daisy Diamond (2007); The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009); The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009); The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009); Passion (2012); What Happened to Monday (2017); Angel of Mine (2019)
95. Ludivine Sagnier
Actress | 8 femmes
The French actress Ludivine Sagnier was born on July 3, 1979 in La Celle-Saint-Cloud, in France's Yvelines département. Ludivine studied acting as a young girl and had made her movie debut at the age 10 in Les maris, les femmes, les amants (1989). She has established her reputation as one of the ...
7 Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000); Swimming Pool (2003); Little Lili (2003); Une aventure (2005); Mesrine Part 2: Public Enemy #1 (2008); Lily Sometimes (2010); The Devil's Double (2011)
96. Madeleine Stowe
Actress | Twelve Monkeys
Madeleine Stowe was born in Los Angeles, California, to Mireya Maria (Mora Steinvorth) and Robert Alfred Stowe, a civil engineer. Her mother was a from a prominent political family in Costa Rica. Stowe grew up in Eagle Rock, a working-class neighborhood of Los Angeles. At age ten she started ...
7 Stakeout (1987); Tropical Snow (1988); Revenge (1990); Unlawful Entry (1992); Short Cuts (1993); Blink (1993); China Moon (1994)
97. Christa Théret
Actress | Renoir
7 The Clink of Ice (2010); Mike (2011); Renoir (2012); Quartet (2015); The Boss's Daughter (2015); Gaspard at the Wedding (2017); Non-Fiction (2018)
98. Mélanie Thierry
Actress | The Zero Theorem
Mélanie Thierry was born on July 17, 1981 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yvelines, France. She is an actress and director, known for The Zero Theorem (2013), Babylon A.D. (2008) and The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch (2008).
7 The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch (2008); The Princess of Montpensier (2010); Unforgivable (2011); For a Woman (2013); The Zero Theorem (2013); An Eye for Beauty (2014); The Wind Turns (2018)
99. Adriana Ugarte
Actress | Julieta
Along 2013 year, has starred as Sira Quiroga in a tv series "El tiempo entre costuras" - L'espionne de Tanger - written by María Dueña best-seller. Acting this role, Sira was a young seamstress, who moved from Madrid (Spain) to Tanger (Morocco) in 1930 decade, when she had as clients important ...
7 3some (2009); Lo contrario al amor (2011); Combustion (2013); Palm Trees in the Snow (2015); Julieta (2016); Amoureux de ma femme (2018); Mirage (2018)
100. Carice van Houten
Actress | Game of Thrones
One of Europe's most celebrated actresses, Carice van Houten is perhaps best known for her lead roles in Paul Verhoeven's award-winning Black Book, Bryan Singer's Valkyrie opposite Tom Cruise and as Melisandre on Game of Thrones.
Her Dutch-language feature Love Life, gained her further critical ...
7 Father's Affair (2003); Zwarte zwanen (2005); Black Book (2006); Love Life (2009); The Happy Housewife (2010); Black Butterflies (2011); Intruders (2011)