My Favorite Actresses

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Kristen Stewart
Actress, Twilight
Though most famous for her role as Isabella "Bella" Swan in The Twilight Saga, Kristen Stewart has been a working actor since her early years in Los Angeles, California, where she was born. Her parents, John Stewart and Jules Stewart, both work in film and television. Her mother is Australian...
“ Movies: Catch That Kid, The Twilight Saga, Zathura, The Runaways, etc.
Age: 21 ” - hwdancingqueen
Dakota Fanning
Actress, Coraline
Hannah Dakota Fanning was born on the 23rd of February 1994, in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven Fanning. Her mother played professional tennis, and her father, now an electronics salesman, played minor league baseball. She is of German, Irish, English, French, and Channel Islander descent...
“ Movies: War Of The Worlds, The Secret Life Of Bees, New Moon, Eclipse, Hounddog, Coraline, I Am Sam, Push, etc.
Age: 17 ” - hwdancingqueen
Selena Gomez
Selena Marie Gomez was born and raised in Grand Prairie, Texas, to Mandy Teefey, who is of part Italian descent, and Ricardo Gomez, who is of Mexican descent and originally from New Mexico. Her parents divorced in 1997. Giving birth to Selena at 16, her mom Mandy recalls living "paycheck-to-paycheck"...
“ Movies: Ramona And Beezus, Another Cinderella Story, Princess Protection Program, Wizards Of Waverly Place: The Movie, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Alex Russo in Wizards Of Waverly Place, guest appearances on Hannah Montana and The Suite Life on Deck, etc.
Music: Kiss And Tell CD, A Year Without Rain CD, etc.
Age: 19 ” - hwdancingqueen
Demi Lovato
Born in 1992 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Demi Lovato started out as a child actor on Barney & Friends. In 2007, Demi Lovato got a part on a short Disney Channel show called As the Bell Rings, and then she landed the starring role of the movie Camp Rock. While filming Camp Rock, Demi Lovato began also recording three songs for the film's soundtrack and has had several solo releases since...
“ Movies: Camp Rock, Camp Rock 2:The Final Jam, Princess Protection Program, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Sonny Monroe in Sonny With a Chance, etc.
Music: Don't Forget CD, Here We Go Again CD, etc.
Age: 18 ” - hwdancingqueen
Miley Cyrus
Actress, Bolt
Miley Cyrus was born in Franklin, Tennessee, the daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife, Letitia Jean "Tish" (Finley). She has 5 siblings - two half-brothers, a half-sister and a younger brother and sister. Her birth name is Destiny Hope, given to her by her parents who hoped she would achieve greatness...
“ Movies: Hannah Montana: The Movie, Bolt, The Last Song, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Hannah Montana/Miley Stewart in Hannah Montana, etc.
Music: Hannah Montana CD, Hannah Montana 2 CD, Hannah Montana 3 CD, Breakout CD, The Time of Our Lives CD, Can't be Tamed CD, etc.
Age: 18 ” - hwdancingqueen
Emily Osment
Emily Jordan Osment was born in Los Angeles on March 10th, 1992. She is the younger sister of The Sixth Sense star, Haley Joel Osment. Her father is also an actor of some renown. Following in their footsteps, Emily started her acting career performing in several commercials, including a radio spot with Dick Van Dyke...
“ Movies: Hannah Montana: The Movie, Dadnapped, Spy Kids 2, Soccer Mom, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Lily Truscott in Hannah Montana, etc.
Music: All The Right Wrongs EP CD, Fight Or Flight CD, etc.
Age: 19 ” - hwdancingqueen
Miranda Cosgrove
Miranda Taylor Cosgrove was born May 14, 1993 in Los Angeles, California, to Christina (Casey) and Tom Cosgrove, who owns a dry-cleaning business. She was discovered at a young age singing and dancing around a table in a restaurant, where an agent saw her talent and quickly signed her. Miranda's career started with commercials for Burger King...
“ Movies: School Of Rock, The Wild Stallion, Despicable Me, Yours Mine And Ours, Drake And Josh Go Hollywood, etc.
TV Shows: Played Megan Parker in Drake And Josh, plays Carly Shea in iCarly, etc.
Music: Sparks Fly CD, High Maintenance EP CD, etc.
Age: 18 ” - hwdancingqueen
Self, The View
Raven-Symoné Pearman was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Lydia (Gaulden) and Christopher Pearman. At a young age, she moved to New York. While there Raven signed with the Ford Modeling Agency. They sent her out on a audition for a movie called Ghost Dad, which also starred the legendary Bill Cosby...
“ Movies: College Road Trip, Revenge of the Bridesmaids, The Cheetah Girls 1 and 2, Zenon: Z3, For One Night, Dr. Doolittle, etc.
TV Shows: Played Raven Baxter in That's So Raven, guest appearance in Sonny With a Chance and Cory In the House, etc.
Music: This Is My Time Cd, Raven Symone Cd, etc.
Age: 25 ” - hwdancingqueen
Jennette McCurdy
Actress, iCarly
In addition to her acting ambitions, Jennette enjoys many activities including dance, karate, ice skating, piano, cooking, reading, writing, and watching movies. Her other talents and skills include roller blading, skateboarding, singing, baseball, basketball, and trampoline. She hopes to someday graduate from film school and dreams of turning her own screenplays into movies...
“ Movies: Best Player, Minor Details, Tiger Cruise, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Sam Puckett in iCarly, guest appearance in True Jackson, etc.
Music: So Close Single, Generation Love Single, etc.
Age: 19 ” - hwdancingqueen
Victoria Justice
Actress, Victorious
Victoria Dawn Justice, born February 19, 1993, is an American actress and singer. She debuted as an actress at the age of ten and has since appeared in several films and television series, including the Nickelodeon series, Zoey 101 and Victorious. She has made appearances in several theatrical releases...
“ Movies: Spectacular!, The Boy Who Cried Werewolf, etc.
TV Shows: Played Lola Martinez in Zoey 101, plays Tori Vega in Victorious, guest appearance in The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, etc.
Music: Spectacular! Soundtrack, Victorious Show Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 18 ” - hwdancingqueen
Emma Roberts
Emma Roberts is the daughter of Oscar-nominated actor Eric Roberts, and the niece of Oscar-winner Julia Roberts. She was born in Rhinebeck, New York. Emma was a baby when her parents separated, and she grew up living with her mother, Kelly Cunningham. She was educated at Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles, California...
“ Movies: Aquamarine, It's Kind Of A Funny Story, Nancy Drew, Valentine's Day, Twelve, Hotel For Dogs, Wild Child, etc.
TV Shows: Played Addy Singer in Unfabulous, etc.
Music: Unfabulous Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 20 ” - hwdancingqueen
Sara Paxton
Sara Paxton was born in Woodland Hills, California. At a young age she began acting in television commercials. She was cast in her first film at the age of 8 as a child at school and at the party in Liar Liar. Her first major television series role was on the WB's Greetings from Tucson. She filmed Sleepover in fall 2003 (released July 9...
“ Movies: Sleepover, Superhero Movie, Aquamarine, Sydney White, etc.
TV Shows: Played Darcy Fields in Darcy's Wild Life, Guest appearance in JONAS, etc.
Age: 24 ” - hwdancingqueen
Joanna 'JoJo' Levesque
Actress, Aquamarine
Joanna Levesque was born in Brattleboro, Vermont, to Diana (Blagden) and Joel Levesque. She has French-Canadian (father) and Polish, English, Irish, and Scottish (mother) ancestry. Her mother, a church soloist and theatre performer, would sing hymns when Joanna was a baby. She grew up being a big fan of Whitney Houston...
“ Movies: RV, Aquamarine, True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet, etc.
Music: JoJo CD, The High Road Cd, etc.
Age: 21 ” - hwdancingqueen
Emma Watson
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born in Paris, France, to English parents, Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson, both lawyers. She moved to Oxfordshire when she was five, where she attended the Dragon School. From the age of six, Emma knew that she wanted to be an actress and, for a number of years, she trained at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts...
“ Movies: Harry Potter series, Ballet Shoes, The Tale of Desperaux, etc.
Age: 22 ” - hwdancingqueen
Brie Larson
Actress, Room
Brie Larson has built an impressive career as an acclaimed television actress, rising feature film star and emerging recording artist. A native of Sacramento, Brie started studying drama at the early age of 6, as the youngest student ever to attend the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco...
“ Movies: Sleepover, Hoot, Scott Pilgrim VS. The World, 13 Going On 30, etc.
Music: Finally Out Of P.E. Cd, etc.
Age: 22 ” - hwdancingqueen
Blake Lively
Actress, Gossip Girl
Blake Lively was born Blake Ellender Brown in Tarzana, California, to a show business family. Her mother, Elaine Lively (née McAlpin), is an acting coach and talent manager, and her father, Ernie Lively (born Ernest Wilson Brown, Jr.), is an actor and teacher. Her brother is actor Eric Lively...
“ Movies: Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 1 and 2, The Town, The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Serena van der Woodsen in Gossip Girl, etc.
Age: 24 ” - hwdancingqueen
Alexis Bledel
Actress, Gilmore Girls
Kimberly Alexis Bledel was born in Houston, Texas, to Nanette (Dozier) and Martin Bledel. Her parents are both Spanish-speakers (her mother was born in Arizona and raised in Mexico, and her father was born in Argentina), and Alexis's ancestry includes Danish, German, English, Scottish, Irish, and French...
“ Movies: Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 1 and 2, Post Grad, Tuck Everlasting, Sin City, etc.
TV Shows: Played Rory Gilmore in Gilmore Girls, etc.
Age: 30 ” - hwdancingqueen
Hayden Panettiere
Hayden Leslie Panettiere was born on 21st August 1989 in Palisades, New York, to actress Lesley Vogel and fire department captain Skip Panettiere. Her younger brother is actor Jansen Panettiere. She has Italian, and some English and German, ancestry. Her mother got her started in the business by doing commercials when she was just 11 months old...
“ Movies: Ice Princess, I Love You Beth Cooper, Bring It On: All Or Nothing, etc.
TV Shows: Played Claire Bennett in Heroes, guest appearance in Malcolm in the Middle, etc.
Age: 22 ” - hwdancingqueen
Aly Michalka
Actress, Easy A
Aly Michalka was born in Torrance, California, to Carrie (Begley), a musician, and Mark Michalka, who owns a contracting company. She has German, as well as English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh, ancestry. Aly began acting at the age of five in stage productions by churches her family attended outside Seattle...
“ Movies: The Roomate, Easy A, Cow Belles, Super Sweet 16: The Movie, Now You See It, etc.
TV Shows: Played Keely Teslow in Phil of the Future, plays Marti Perkins in Hellcats, etc.
Music: Member of band Aly and AJ, newly named 78violet, etc.
Age: 23 ” - hwdancingqueen
AJ Michalka
Actress, Super 8
Amanda was born in Torrance, California, to Carrie (Begley), a musician, and Mark Michalka, who owns a contracting company. She has German, as well as English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh, ancestry. She began seriously studying acting at the age of 9, landing a lead role in a church musical, "Jailhouse Rock"...
“ Movies: The Lovely Bones, Secretariat, Cow Belles, Super Sweet 16: The Movie, etc.
Music: Member of band Aly and AJ, newly named 78violet, etc.
Age: 21 ” - hwdancingqueen
Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Michelle Tisdale (born July 2, 1985) is an American actress, singer, and producer. During her childhood, she appeared in more than 100 TV advertisements and had roles in theatre and television shows. In 2004, she was cast as Maddie Fitzpatrick in Disney Channel's The Suite Life of Zack & Cody...
“ Movies: Aliens In The Attic, High School Musical 1, 2, and 3, Picture This, etc.
TV Shows: Played Maddie Fitzpatrick in The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, plays Savannah Monroe in Hellcats, voices Candice Flint in Phineas and Ferb, etc.
Music: Headstrong CD, Guilty Pleasure CD, High School Musical Soundtracks, etc.
Age: 27 ” - hwdancingqueen
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa was born in Salinas, California. Her family moved to San Diego whilst she was still a toddler. She has a younger sister, Stella Hudgens, who is also an actress. Her mother, Gina (Guangco), an officer worker, is from the Philippines. Her father, Gregory Hudgens, a firefighter, has Irish and Native American ancestry...
“ Movies: High School Musical 1, 2, and 3, Beastly, Thunderbirds, Thirteen, Bandslam, etc.
TV Shows: Guest appearances in The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and Drake and Josh, etc.
Music: V CD, Identified CD, etc.
Age: 23 ” - hwdancingqueen
Brenda Song
Brenda Song was born in Carmichael, California. Her father is Hmong and her mother is Thai-American. Brenda, her parents, and her younger brothers Timmy and Nathan now live in a suburb of Los Angeles. Brenda was named an All-American Scholar in ninth grade and holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. She stars as London Tipton...
“ Movies: The Social Network, Special Delivery, College Road Trip, Wendy Wu Homecoming Warrior, Stuck in the Suburbs, etc.
TV Shows: Plays London Tipton in The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and The Suite Life on Deck, etc.
Age: 24 ” - hwdancingqueen
Camilla Belle
Actress, 10,000 BC
Belle was born as Camilla Belle Routh in Los Angeles, California, to Cristina, a fashion designer, and Jack Wesley Routh, who composed country music and owns a construction company. Her mother is Brazilian and her father, who is from Kingman, Kansas, has English, German, and French ancestry. Camilla is an only child...
“ Movies: 10,000 B.C., When A Stranger Calls, Push, Rip Girls, The Quiet, etc.
Age: 25 ” - hwdancingqueen
Amanda Seyfried
Actress, Mamma Mia!
Amanda Seyfried was born and raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania, to Ann (Sander), an occupational therapist, and Jack Seyfried, a pharmacist. She is of German, and some English and Scottish, ancestry. She began modeling when she was eleven, and acted in high school productions as well as taking singing lessons...
“ Movies: Dear John, Letters To Juliet, Chloe, Mamma Mia, Red Riding Hood, Jennifer's Body, Mean Girls, etc.
Music: Dear John Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 26 ” - hwdancingqueen
“ Movies: Hatching Pete, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Tawni Hart in Sonny With a Chance, guest appearances in Hannah Montana and Wizards of Waverly Place, etc.
Music: Tinkerbell Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 26 ” - hwdancingqueen
Keira Knightley
Keira Christina Knightley was born in the South West Greater London suburb of Richmond on March 26th 1985. 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 mother is of Scottish and Welsh origin...
“ Movies: Pirates of the Caribbean 1, 2, and 3, Atonement, Pride and Prejudice, The Duchess, Love Actually, King Arthur, etc.
Age: 27 ” - hwdancingqueen
Jennifer Aniston
Actress, Friends
Jennifer Aniston was born in Sherman Oaks, California, to actors John Aniston and Nancy Dow. Her father is Greek, and her mother was of English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian descent. Jennifer spent a year of her childhood living in Greece with her family. Her family then relocated to New York City where her parents divorced when she was nine...
“ Movies: Bounty Hunter, The Break-Up, Marley and Me, Love Happens, The Switch, He's Just Not That Into You, Rumor Has It, etc.
TV Shows: Played Rachel Green in FRIENDS, etc.
Age: 43 ” - hwdancingqueen
Cameron Diaz
A tall, strikingly attractive blue-eyed natural blonde, Cameron Diaz was born in 1972 in San Diego, the daughter of a Cuban-American father and an Anglo-German mother. Self described as "adventurous, independent and a tough kid," Cameron left home at 16 and for the next 5 years lived in such varied locales as Japan...
“ Movies: Shrek 1, 2, 3, and 4, The Holiday, In Her Shoes, Charlie's Angels, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, There's Something About Mary, etc.
Age: 39 ” - hwdancingqueen
Abigail Breslin
Academy Award-nominated actress Abigail Breslin is one of the most sought-after actors of her generation. Her unique and charismatic talents have contributed to her versatile roles in both comedy and drama. Most recently, Breslin starred in the first season of the horror-comedy series, "Scream Queens" opposite Emma Roberts...
“ Movies: The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, Nim's Island, Kit Kittredge, My Sister's Keeper, Zombieland, Rango, No Reservations, Definetly Maybe, etc.
Age: 16 ” - hwdancingqueen
Sandra Bullock
Actress, Gravity
Sandra Annette Bullock was born in Arlington, a Virginia suburb of Washington, D.C. Her mother, Helga Bullock (née Helga Mathilde Meyer), was a German opera singer. Her father, John W. Bullock, was an American voice teacher, who was born in Alabama, of Irish, English, French, and German descent. Sandra grew up on the road with her parents and younger sister...
“ Movies: The Proposal, The Blind Side, Miss Congeniality 1 and 2, The Lake House, All About Steve, Two Weeks Notice, etc.
Age: 48 ” - hwdancingqueen
Shailene Woodley
Actress, Divergent
Actress Shailene Woodley was born in Simi Valley, California, to Lori (Victor), a middle school counselor, and Lonnie Woodley, a school principal. She has one brother, Tanner. She was educated at Simi Valley High School in California. When Woodley was four years old she began commercial modeling. Acting roles followed...
“ Movies: Moola, Once Upon A Mattress, Felicity: An American Girl, A Place Called Home, etc.
TV Shows: Plays Amy Juergens in The Secret Life of the American Teenager, etc.
Age: 20 ” - hwdancingqueen
Ashley Greene
Ashley Michele Greene was born in Jacksonville, Florida to parents Michele (Tatum), an insurance broker, and Joseph Lacy Greene, US Marine who runs a concrete business. A self-confessed tomboy and "daredevil", Ashley loved to try to keep up with her older brother Joe, taking on activities such as taekwondo and winning several awards...
“ Movies: The Twilight Saga, Skateland, Summer's Blood, etc.
Age: 25 ” - hwdancingqueen
Nikki Reed
Actress, Thirteen
Actress and screenwriter Nicole Houston Reed was born in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of Cheryl Houston, a hairdresser and beautician, and Seth Reed, a set designer. She has two brothers. Her ancestry includes Ashkenazi Jewish, German, British Isles, and one eighth Italian. Reed's parents divorced when she was two and she lived with her mother...
“ Movies: The Twilight Saga, Last Day of Summer, Thirteen, Cherry Crush, etc.
Age: 24 ” - hwdancingqueen
Anne Hathaway
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia. She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series Get Real...
“ Movies: The Devil Wears Prada, Ella Enchanted, Bride Wars, Get Smart, Alice In Wonderland, Valentine's Day, Passengers, Rachel Getting Married, Becoming Jane, Brokeback Mountain, The Princess Diaries, The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, etc.
Music: Ella Enchanted Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 29 ” - hwdancingqueen
Kate Hudson
Almost everyone who has spent time with Kate Hudson -including directors, family members, co-stars and interviewers - is quick to comment on her ability to light up a room. Through some combination of a winning smile, solid work ethic, and good old-fashioned talent, the young actress has gone from indie beginner to Vanity Fair cover girl in just three years...
“ Movies: How To Lose A Guy in 10 Days, Bride Wars, Almost Famous, Nine, My Best Friend's Girl, Fool's Gold, You Me and Dupree, Alex and Emma, etc.
Age: 33 ” - hwdancingqueen
Ariana Grande
Actress, Victorious
Ariana is a singer and lyricist. She was born in Boca Raton, Florida, to Joan Grande and Edward Butera, both of whom are of Italian descent. After growing up in Florida, She moved to Los Angeles when she received the role of "Cat Valentine" in Nickelodeon's Victorious, along with Victoria Justice and Elizabeth Gillies...
“ TV Shows: Plays Cat Valentine in Victorious, etc.
Music: Victorious Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 18 ” - hwdancingqueen
Elizabeth Gillies
Actress, Victorious
Elizabeth Gillies (born July 26, 1993) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Elizabeth began acting professionally at the age of 12. With a strong background in musical theater, Elizabeth made her Broadway debut at age 15, starring as the character "Lucy" in the original Broadway cast of "13"...
“ TV Shows: Plays Jade West in Victorious, etc.
Music: Victorious Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 18 ” - hwdancingqueen
Amanda Bynes
Actress, Easy A
Amanda Laura Bynes was born on April 3, 1986, in Thousand Oaks, California, the youngest of three children of Lynn (Organ), a dental assistant, and Richard Bynes, a dentist. Her father is of Lithuanian, Irish, and Polish descent, and her mother is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family from Toronto. Amanda became interested in acting and performing from the age of three...
“ Movies: She's The Man, Hairspray, Easy A, Sydney White, Love Wrecked, Robots, What A Girl Wants, Big Fat Liar, etc.
TV Shows: Played herself in The Amanda Show, played Holly Tyler in What I Like About You, etc.
Music: Hairspray Soundtrack, etc.
Age: 26 ” - hwdancingqueen
Saoirse Ronan
Actress, Atonement
Saoirse Una Ronan was born in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, to Irish parents, Monica Ronan (née Brennan) and Paul Ronan, an actor. When Saoirse was three, the family moved to Ireland, and Saoirse grew up in its County Carlow. Saoirse made her first TV appearance with a small role in a few episodes of the TV series...
“ Movies: The Lovely Bones, City of Ember, Atonement, Hanna, etc.
Age: 17 ” - hwdancingqueen