Fave actress

by anggun7 | created - 22 Jun 2011 | updated - 22 Jun 2011 | Public

Western & Asian Actress

1. Reese Witherspoon

Actress | Wild

Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976 at Southern Baptist Hospital (now Memorial Medical Center) in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is the second child of Mary Elizabeth "Betty" (Reese) and Dr. John Draper Witherspoon, Sr. Her father was a military surgeon specializing in ear, nose ...

2. Renée Zellweger

Actress | Chicago

Renée Kathleen Zellweger was born on April 25, 1969, in Katy, Texas, USA. Her mother, Kjellfrid Irene (Andreassen), is a Norwegian-born former nurse and midwife, of Norwegian, Kven (Finnish), and Swedish descent. Her father, Emil Erich Zellweger, is a Swiss-born engineer. The two married in 1963. ...

3. Sandra Bullock

Producer | Miss Congeniality

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. ...

4. Betty White

Actress | The Proposal

Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Christine Tess (Cachikis), a homemaker, and Horace Logan White, a lighting company executive. She is of Danish, Greek, English, and Welsh descent.

Although best known as the devious Sue Ann Nivens on the classic sitcom Mary Tyler Moore (1970) and the ...

5. Meryl Streep

Actress | Out of Africa

Considered by many critics to be the greatest living actress, Meryl Streep has been nominated for the Academy Award an astonishing 20 times, and has won it three times. Meryl was born Mary Louise Streep in 1949 in Summit, New Jersey, to Mary Wolf (Wilkinson), a commercial artist, and Harry William ...

6. Diane Keaton

Actress | Annie Hall

Diane was a California native who studied Drama at Santa Ana College before dropping out to study at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York. After appearing in summer stock for several months, she got her first major stage role in the Broadway rock musical "Hair". As understudy to the lead, she ...

7. Dian Sastrowardoyo

Actress | Pasir berbisik

Born in Jakarta, March 16, 1982, Dian Paramita Sastrowardoyo started her showbiz career at the age of 14, when she won the beauty contest Gadis Sampul, a cover girl competition sponsored by a popular teen magazine in Indonesia. Dian began her acting career as a cast member of Bintang Jatuh (...

8. Christine Hakim

Actress | Eat Pray Love

Christine Hakim was born on December 25, 1957 in Kuala Tungkal, Jambi, Indonesia as Herlina Nathalie Christine Hakim. She is an actress and producer, known for Eat Pray Love (2010), Leaf on a Pillow (1998) and Kartini (2017). She has been married to Jeroen Lezer since January 7, 2000. They have one...

9. Henidar Amroe

Actress | Sang martir

Henidar Amroe is an actress, known for Sang martir (2012), Pintu Terlarang (2009) and Sumpah pocong di sekolah (2008).

10. Ratna Riantiarno

Actress | Petualangan Sherina

Ratna Riantiarno is an actress, known for Petualangan Sherina (2000), Habibie & Ainun (2012) and Rindu purnama (2011).

11. Jajang C. Noer

Actress | Eliana, Eliana

Jajang C. Noer was born on June 28, 1952 in Paris, France. She is an actress and producer, known for Eliana, Eliana (2002), We Are Moluccans (2014) and Surat dari Praha (2016). She was previously married to Arifin C. Noer.

12. Nungki Kusumastuti

Actress | Berbagi suami

Nungki Kusumastuti was born as Siti Nurchaerani Kusumastuti. She is an actress, known for Berbagi suami (2006), Mengejar matahari (2004) and Di balik kelambu (1983).

13. Rieke Dyah Pitaloka

Actress | Berbagi suami

Rieke Dyah Pitaloka is an actress, known for Berbagi suami (2006), Laskar Pelangi (2008) and Perempuan punya cerita (2007).

14. Ati Kanser Zein

Actor | Emak ingin naik haji

Ati Kanser Zein is an actor, known for Emak ingin naik haji (2009).

15. Michelle Yeoh

Actress | Wo hu cang long

Born as Yang Zi Qiong in the mining town of Ipoh, in West Malaysia, in the lunar year of the Tiger, Michelle is the daughter of Janet Yeoh and Yeoh Kian Teik, a lawyer and politician. She is of Han Chinese (Hokkien) descent, and spoke English and Malay before Chinese. A ballet dancer since age 4, ...

16. Li Gong

Actress | Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia

Born in Shenyang, grew up in Jinan, the daughter of an economics professor. Loved music from childhood, and dreamed of a singing career. After failing to gain entrance to China's top music school in 1985, applied for and was admitted to the Central Drama Academy in Beijing, from which she graduated...

17. Rinko Kikuchi

Actress | Babel

Rinko Kikuchi was born on January 6, 1981 in Hadano, Japan as Yuriko Kikuchi. She is an actress and director, known for Babel (2006), Pacific Rim (2013) and The Brothers Bloom (2008). She has been married to Shôta Sometani since December 31, 2014. They have one child.

18. Hye-Kyo Song

Actress | Yi dai zong shi

Hye-Kyo Song was born on November 22, 1981 in South Korea. She is an actress, known for The Grandmaster (2013), Hwang Jin-yi (2007) and Parang-juuibo (2005). She has been married to Joong-Ki Song since October 31, 2017.

19. Chae-young Han

Actress | Kwaegeol Chun-hyang

Chae-young Han was born on September 13, 1980 in South Korea as Kim Ji-Young. She is an actress, known for Kwaegeol Chun-hyang (2005), Jigeum sarangha-neun saramgwa salgo issumnika? (2007) and Gaeul donghwa (2000). She has been married to Choi Dong-joon since June 2, 2007. They have one child.

20. Yeong-ae Lee

Actress | Chinjeolhan geumjassi

Yeong-ae Lee was born on January 31, 1971 in Seoul, South Korea as Lee Young-Ae. She is an actress, known for Lady Vengeance (2005), Bomnaleun ganda (2001) and The Great Jang-Geum (2003). She has been married to Jeong Ho-young since August 24, 2009. They have two children.

21. Wei Zhao

Actress | Hua Mulan

Wei Zhao was born in Wuhu, Anhui province. She is the second child of her family. Because she is the only girl, Zhao's father named her Wei, literally "Rose". Her father was a senior engineer, her mother was a music teacher.

After filming A Soul Haunted By Painting (1994) as a figurant, Wei Zhao was...

22. Eun-hye Yun

Actress | Keopi peurinseu 1-hojeom

Eun-Hye Yun was born on October 3, 1984 in Seoul, South Korea. She is an actress, known for The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince (2007),Princess Hours (2006), Little Black Dress (2011) and The Man of the Vineyard (2006).Yoon successful performance in Coffee Prince, put her in the list of being one of the ...

23. Emma Thompson

Actress | Sense and Sensibility

Emma Thompson was born in London on April 15, 1959, into a family of actors - her father was Eric Thompson, who has passed away, and her mother, Phyllida Law, has co-starred with Thompson in several films (her sister, Sophie Thompson, is an actor as well). Her father was English-born and her mother...

24. Helena Bonham Carter

Actress | Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

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 ...

25. Audrey Tautou

Actress | Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain

Audrey Justine Tautou was born on August 9, 1976 in Beaumont, France, to Evelyne Marie Laure (Nuret), a teacher, and Bernard Tautou, a dental surgeon. Audrey showed an interest for comedy at an early age and started her acting lessons at 'Cours Florent'. In 1998 she won the best young actress award...

26. 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 ...