Actresses who played giant women.
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Marcia Strassman
This tall, willowy brunette (frequently blonde) was born April 28, 1948, in New York City, one of four children. Raised in Passaic, New Jersey, she grew into a striking young teen and worked for a time as a model in a local children's department store. Trekking back to New York City equipped only with her modeling credentials and a natural singing talent...
“ Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992) ” - ltarex
Allison Hayes
Anyone who loves B-movies of the 1950s appreciates this lovely actress Allison Hayes. She was born Mary Jane Hayes on March 6, 1930 in Charleston, West Virginia. The raven-haired beauty was the 1949 Washington, D.C. entry into the Miss America pageant. Shortly afterwards, Mary Jane adopted the familiar first name of Allison...
“ Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958) ” - ltarex
Kylie Minogue
Actress, Moulin Rouge!
Kylie Ann Minogue was born on 28 May, 1968. The eldest of three children, Kylie's acting career began early, but it was her role as "Charlene" in the Australian soap, Neighbours, which established Kylie as an international star. Her singing career began, purely by accident, when a record company executive heard Kylie's rendition of Little Eva's 1962 hit...
“ Giving You Up music video (2004) ” - ltarex
Jena Sims
Actress and philanthropist Jena Michelle Sims was born on December 30th, 1988 in Winder, Georgia USA. This small town beauty queen has shared the screen with Morgan Freeman, Robert De Niro and Jeremy Renner, to name a few. Her internationally award-winning non-profit organization holds events, called "Pageants of Hope"...
“ Attack of the 50ft Cheerleader (2012) ” - ltarex
Daryl Hannah
Daryl Christine Hannah was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She is the daughter of Susan Jeanne (Metzger), a schoolteacher and later a producer, and Donald Christian Hannah, who owned a tugboat/barge company. Her stepfather was music journalist/promoter Jerrold Wexler. Her siblings are Page Hannah...
“ Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (1993), Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001) ” - ltarex
Alfre Woodard
Actress, Primal Fear
Alfre Woodard was born on November 8, 1952 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the youngest of three children of Constance, a homemaker, and Marion H. Woodard, an interior designer. She was named by her godmother, who claimed she saw a vision of Alfre's name written out in gold letters. A former high school cheerleader and track star...
“ Gulliver's Travels (1996) ” - ltarex
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 Studio Centre which taught courses for dance and theater...
“ Bedazzled (2001) ” - ltarex
J.J. North
Tiny, but buxom, shapely, and voluptuous 5'2" blonde bombshell Janey Jaye North appeared in a handful of entertainingly trashy low-budget straight-to-video exploitation pictures made throughout the 1990's. J.J. was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and grew up in New Jersey. She attended Monclair State College on a scholarship and has a degree in Hotel Management/Tourism...
“ Attack of the 60 Foot Centerfolds (1995) ” - ltarex
Tammy Parks
Tammy Parks is a former Penthouse Centerfold turned porn star. Her most notable films are The Dinner Party (lesbian scene) and Strap-on Sally #8 (all girl). After just a handful of porn titles she opted for soft-core fare like Titanic 2000 and Smooth Operator. Most of her erotic scenes are girl on girl. Very beautiful brunette.
“ Attack of the 60 Foot Centerfolds (1995) ” - ltarex
Belinda Carlisle
Pop icon Belinda Carlisle experienced full-blown American success twice in the 1980s, first with the all-female rock band The Go-Go's and then, on an international level (which she always wanted), as a solo artist. The Go-Go's first album, 1981's "Beauty And The Beat", spent six weeks at number 1 and they are still the only all-female band ever to have a number 1 album...
“ Do You Feel Like I Feel music video (1991) ” - ltarex
Heidi Klum
Producer, Project Runway
Heidi Klum was born in Bergisch Gladbach, a small city near Cologne, Germany, in 1973. Her career as a top fashion model and swimsuit star began almost by accident when, on a lark, she submitted photos to a model competition hosted by Petra, a young woman's magazine. Klum won the competition, and signed with Metropolitan...
“ Ella Enchanted (2004) ” - ltarex
Reese Witherspoon
Actress, Walk the Line
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 and throat...
“ Monsters vs. Aliens (2009) (voice only) ” - ltarex
Dorothy Provine
Flashy, leggy, bouffant blonde Dorothy Provine was a solid screen representation of the Kennedyesque era when life seemed so full of fun, so innocent and so optimistic. This sparkling beauty also gave TV audiences a double dose blast to the past via her popular co-starring roles on late 50s/early 60s series TV...
“ The 30 Foot Bride of Candy Rock (1959) ” - ltarex
Dorothy Ford
Dorothy Ford was born April 4, 1922, in Perris, CA, and raised in San Francisco and Santa Barbara (CA) and Tucson, AZ. During school she appeared in several pageants, and after graduation went into modeling. Standing 6'2 and with measurements of 38-26-38-1/2, she was a natural for photographic work...
“ Jack and the Beanstalk (1952) ” - ltarex
Joy Harmon
Born in Flushing, New York, the impressively endowed Patty Jo Harmon was discovered as a guest on You Bet Your Life by Groucho Marx and later was invited to work with him on Tell It to Groucho. The TV exposure parlayed into roles in such obscure films as Village of the Giants and more famous fare like Cool Hand Luke...
“ Village of the Giants (1965) ” - ltarex
Agnes Moorehead
Actress, Bewitched
Of Irish/English ancestry, Agnes was born near Boston, the daughter of a Presbyterian minister (her mother was a mezzo-soprano) who encouraged her to perform in church pageants. Aged three, she sang 'The Lord is my Shepherd' on a public stage and seven years later joined the St. Louis Municipal Opera as a dancer and singer for four years...
“ The Twilight Zone episode The Invaders (1961) ” - ltarex
Francine York
Francine York was born in the small mining town of Aurora, Minnesota to her parents, Frank and Sophie Yerich. When Francine was five, her family (including her younger sister, Deanne) moved to Cleveland, where she began to write short stories and take an interest in acting. At age nine, Francine made her theatrical debut in the Hodge Grammar School production of Cinderella...
“ Land of the Giants episode Doomsday (1970) ” - ltarex
Pamela Anderson
Actress, Scary Movie 3
Pamela Denise Anderson was born on July 1, 1967 in Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada at 4:08 PST, to young newlywed parents who are still married. During her childhood, she moved to the city of Vancouver with her parents, Barry Anderson and Carol Anderson. She has a younger brother Gerry, born 1971...
“ Lit: Miserable music video (1999) ” - ltarex
Brooke Shields
"Want to know what comes between me and my Calvins? Nothing". If you have not heard of Brooke Shields before, this tagline from her Calvin Klein Jeans ad had to grab your attention. Not that she has not had a previously noteworthy resume. She was born on May 31, 1965 in New York City and, at age 12...
“ The Muppet Show (1980), Suddenly Susan opening titles (1997) ” - ltarex
Jodi Ann Paterson
Strikingly gorgeous brunette stunner Jodi Ann Paterson was born on July 31, 1975 in Balikpapan, Indonesia. Her mother is Indonesian and her father is an American of mixed Swiss and English descent. Jodi's family moved to Oregon when she was two years old. She grew up in Springfield, Oregon. Paterson attended Thurston High School...
“ Dude, Where's My Car? (2000) ” - ltarex
Naomie Harris
Actress, Skyfall
British actress Naomie Harris was born in London, England, the only child of television scriptwriter Lisselle Kayla. Her father is from Trinidad and her mother is from Jamaica. They separated before she was born, and Harris was raised by her mother and has no relationship with her father. She showed an interest in acting from an early age and attended the prestigious Anna Scher Theatre School...
“ Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) ” - ltarex
Anita Ekberg
Actress, La Dolce Vita
Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg was born on September 29, 1931 in Malmo, Sweden. Growing up with seven brothers and sisters was not an adventure, but Anita's adventure began when she was elected Miss Sweden in 1950. She did not win the Miss Universe contest but she got a modeling contract in the United States...
“ Boccaccio 70 (1962) ” - ltarex
Honor Blackman
Actress, Goldfinger
Comparing this sultry-eyed blonde to Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich may seem a bit overzealous, but Honor Blackman's stylish allure over the years cannot be denied. One of four children, Blackman was born in London's East End to a statistician father employed with the civil service and a homemaker mother...
“ Jason and the Argonauts (1963) ” - ltarex
“ Lexx episode Lyekka Vs. Japan (2002) ” - ltarex
Stacey Dash
Actress, Clueless
Stacey Dash was born in the Bronx, New York. Stacy knew that she wanted to act, and from an early age began to act professionally. She made regular appearances on The Cosby Show, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and also St. Elsewhere. At 21 she made her feature film debut in Enemy Territory, which was quickly followed by Moving...
“ 1-800-CALL-ATT commercial (2001) ” - ltarex
“ Eurovision Song Contest commerical (2009) ” - ltarex
“ Infiore Super Dream Up commercial (1995) ” - ltarex
“ Puma Sportswear commercial (2003) ” - ltarex
“ Justice League (2002-03), Justice League Unlimited (2004-06) (voice only), Totally Spies! episode "Attack of the 50 Ft. Mandy" (2006) (voice only) ” - ltarex
April March
Music Department, Death Proof
“ Mignonette music video (1999) ” - ltarex
Pink was born Alecia Beth Moore in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and was later raised in Philadelphia. Her parents, Judith Moore (née Kugel), a nurse, and Jim Moore, a Vietnam veteran, divorced when she was very young. Her mother is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family, while her father has Irish, German...
“ Please Don't Leave Me music video (2010) ” - ltarex
“ Karate-Robo Zaborgar (2011) ” - ltarex
Amanda Peet
Actress, 2012
Amanda Peet was born and raised in New York City. She is the daughter of Penny (Levy), a social worker, and Charles Peet, a lawyer, and has an older sister. Her father was of mostly English and German ancestry, and her mother was from a Jewish family (from Germany, Russia, and Hungary). Peet's great-grandfathers were politician Samuel Levy and showbiz impresario S.L. Rothafel...
“ Gulliver's Travels (2010) ” - ltarex
Kate Maberly
Born and raised in Surrey in England Kate Maberly started acting aged 8 landing her first major motion picture role as the star of Francis Ford Coppola's "The Secret Garden". Directed by Agnieszka Holland, the film achieved international acclaim and has gone on to become a family classic. Following...
“ Gulliver's Travels (1996) ” - ltarex
Mia Wasikowska
Mia is an Australian actress, born and raised in the country's capital, Canberra. She is the daughter of photographers Marzena Wasikowska and John Reid. Her mother is Polish and her father is an Australian of British ancestry. She has an older sister, Jess, and a younger brother, Kai. At age eight, her family moved to Poland for a year...
“ Alice in Wonderland (2010) ” - ltarex
Tina Majorino
Tina Majorino is clearly one of the most talented young actresses to come out of the early 1990s. She starred in three feature films that opened within three months of each other. She began her career by appearing in national television commercials before playing Sophie in the ABC television series...
“ Alice in Wonderland (1999) ” - ltarex
“ The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960) ” - ltarex
Kathryn Beaumont
A native of London, England, Kathryn Beaumont moved to Bangor, North Wales, where her father, Kenneth Beaumont, was a broadcaster during World War II. Upon her return to London in 1945, Kathryn was spotted by an MGM scout and came to the U.S. under contract. She was only about ten when she was signed and began recording the voice of "Alice" in Alice in Wonderland for Disney (replacing Margaret O'Brien...
“ Alice in Wonderland (1951), voice only ” - ltarex
“ Holly & Fearne Go Dating opening titles (2007) ” - ltarex
“ Holly & Fearne Go Dating opening titles (2007) ” - ltarex
Kathleen Mazzotta was born in Colorado on January 5, 1969. After graduating high school she became an exotic dancer. In the early 1990s, when amateur adult videos reached their peak popularity, she and her husband decided to make a handful of them for fun and some extra money. Her enthusiastic performances...
“ Attack of the 50 Foot Hooker (1997) ” - ltarex
“ Suddenly Susan opening titles (1997) ” - ltarex
Kathy Griffin
Kathy Griffin was raised in the near-west Chicago suburbs, in an Irish-American family. She has three older brothers and an older sister. When her parents retired to California, Kathy moved west with them after graduating from Oak Park River Forest High School and began trying to break into show business...
“ Suddenly Susan opening titles (1997) ” - ltarex
Barbara Barrie
Actress, Hercules
Chicago-born, Texas-raised Barbara Barrie already had a prolific theater career behind her when she came to prominence as the lead in One Potato, Two Potato, for which she received the award for Prix d'interprétation féminine (best actress - tied with Anne Bancroft) at the 1964 Cannes Film Festival.
“ Suddenly Susan opening titles (1997) ” - ltarex
Anne Robinson
Born Anne Josephine Robinson on September 26, 1944 in Crosby, Liverpool, England, this famous host of the BBC and NBC quiz show The Weakest Link started her career as a journalist for Rediffusion. She made her way up by working on the Daily Mail, Sunday Times and Daily Mirror. It was at the Mirror where she was to make her mark...
“ What's the Problem? With Anne Robinson opening titles (2005) ” - ltarex
Gail Gilmore
A cute blonde with an unconventional personality, hence the name changes, Gail Gerber (a.k.a. Gail Gilmore, a.k.a. Gale Gerber, a.k.a. Gail Gibson) came to Hollywood in 1963 after a successful career as a ballet dancer and TV actress in Canada. Betweeen 1964 and 1965, she appeared in six movies leaving an indelible impression on fans of teenage drive-in movies...
“ Village of the Giants (1965) ” - ltarex
“ Village of the Giants (1965) ” - ltarex
“ Village of the Giants (1965) ” - ltarex
“ Twilight Zone episode "Stoppover in a Quiet Town" (1964) ” - ltarex
“ Twilight Zone episode "Stoppover in a Quiet Town" (1964) ” - ltarex
“ Eric Zayne: Maneater music video (2013) ” - ltarex
Soundtrack, X2
Named for a halloween costume based on an Edgar Allan Poe short story, Poe gained a contract with Atlantic during the boom of female singer/songwriters during the mid-'90s. Originally from New York City, she moved around frequently with her parents -- a director and an actress -- but returned to New York at the age of 16 when they divorced...
“ Trigger Happy Jack (Drive By a Go-Go) music video (1996) ” - ltarex
“ Dexter's Laboratory episode "The Big Sister" (1996) (voice only) ” - ltarex
Andrea Baker
After graduating from Georgetown University, she ended up in Los Angeles, California. Baker took a six-week "Acting for Commercials" course at Tepper Gallegos Casting, where she was introduced to her future agent, Steve Simon. Taylor also studied scene study in class mentored by Bobby Shaw Chance. She...
“ Totally Spies! episode "Attack of the 50 Foot Mandy" (2006) (voice only) ” - ltarex
Polly Brindle
Actress, Punch
“ CSL commerical (2009?) ” - ltarex
“ Big Hoops (Bigger The Better) music video (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Destiny's Child: With Me music video (1998) ” - ltarex
“ Bitwa na Glosy (Clash of the Choirs) promo (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Bitwa na Glosy (Clash of the Choirs) promo (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Bitwa na Glosy (Clash of the Choirs) promo (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Bitwa na Glosy (Clash of the Choirs) promo (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Gulliver's Travels (2010) ” - ltarex
“ Nick Kamen: Tell Me music video (1988) ” - ltarex
Michelle Pfeiffer
Actress, Scarface
Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California, to Donna Jean (Taverna) and Richard Pfeiffer, a heating and air-conditioning contractor. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer and Lori Pfeiffer, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it their life's work...
“ Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003) (voice only) ” - ltarex
Annette Badland
Actress, EastEnders
Annette Badland is an English actress known for a wide range of roles on TV, radio and film. She has played Margaret Blaine in the BBC science fiction series Doctor Who, Doomsday Dora in The Sparticle Mystery, Birdie Henshall in the drama series Cutting It, Mavis in season 6 of Skins, Ursula Crowe in children's science fiction/fantasy series Wizards vs Aliens...
“ Gulliver's Travels (1996) ” - ltarex
Maggie Smith
One of the world's most famous and distinguished actresses, Dame Maggie Smith was born Margaret Natalie Smith in Essex. Her Scottish mother, Margaret (Hutton), worked as a secretary, and her English father, Nathaniel Smith, was a teacher at Oxford University. Smith has been married twice: to actor Robert Stephens and to playwright Beverley Cross...
“ Clash of the Titans (1981) ” - ltarex
Mary Ellis
A promising star first with the Metropolitan Opera than on the Broadway and London stages, soprano Mary Ellis had little chance to prove herself as either a musical or dramatic film star with only a few creaky vehicles left for audiences to ponder. Her versatility on stage, however, was extensive, ranging...
“ The 3 Worlds of Gulliver (1960) ” - ltarex
“ Saturday the 14th Strikes Back (1988) ” - ltarex
“ Genie in the House episode "Pony Tale" (2008) ” - ltarex
Olivia Alexander
Actress, Camp Takota
Olivia Alexander was born Olivia Usey on May 17, 1988 in Louisiana. Born the daughter of a dance teacher, Olivia began singing and dancing very young. Olivia appeared in national commercials for "Little Debbie's Snack Cakes" and "Ultra Gain Detergent" at the age of 2. Olivia won national dance titles such as...
“ Attack of the 50ft Cheerleader (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "The Crash" (1968) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Ghost Town" (1968) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Framed" (1968) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Deadly Lodestone" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "The Bounty Hunter" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Night of Thrombeldinbar" (1969) ” - ltarex
Lee Meriwether
Actress, Barnaby Jones
Today, sexy Lee Mereiwether is best remembered for her roles in a few science fiction/fantasy cult productions made between 1966 and 1969. Batman: The Movie, Star Trek, The Time Tunnel and Land of the Giants. Firstly Batman: The Movie, in which she played both evil Catwoman and not-so-evil Kitka, who has a romance with Bruce Wayne (Adam West)...
“ Land of the Giants episode "Rescue" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Rescue" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Sabotage" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Shell Game" (1969) ” - ltarex
Anne Seymour
The daughter of a copper expert (William Stanley Eckert) and an actress and museum curator (May Davenport), character actress Anne Seymour was born on September 11, 1909 in New York City. She was the seventh generation of a theatrical family that could be tracked back to Ireland in 1740. Her great-uncle...
“ Land of the Giants episode "Six Hours to Live" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "Giants and All That Jazz" (1969) ” - ltarex
Susan Howard
Actress, Dallas
Susan Howard, best known for her eight years as Donna Krebbs in the prime-time soap opera, Dallas was born Jeri Lynn Mooney in Marshall, Texas. "I grew up with my father telling me that I was talented and beautiful and wonderful. I respected and loved my father, so I believed him - until I grew up and looked in a mirror and saw that my daddy had sort of colored the truth...
“ Land of the Giants episode "Collector's Item" (1969) ” - ltarex
“ Land of the Giants episode "The Clones" (1969) and "The Marionettes" (1970) ” - ltarex
Madlyn Rhue
American character actress Madlyn Rhue was one of television's most prolific actresses and has starred in everything from sitcoms to soap operas to drama series and films for nearly 40 years. Her beautiful looks, black/dark brown hair and hazel eyes got her the attention of television producers and she found herself guest starring on such series as Rawhide...
“ Land of the Giants episode "The Deadly Dart" (1970) ” - ltarex
Melanie Brown
Melanie Brown, aka "Mel B", best known as "Scary Spice" of the worldwide sensation singing group "The Spice Girls", is a chart-topping musical artist, actress, author, television personality and groundbreaking entrepreneur who is set to launch her own fashion line. Few artists have moved so effortlessly from one artistic medium to another as Mel B...
“ Costa commercial (2014) ” - ltarex
Nicki Minaj
Soundtrack, Despicable Me 2
Onika Tanya Maraj, better known as Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Jamaica, Queens, New York. She grew up in a troubled family with a father that was a drug addict who later changed after he checked into rehab and started going to church. Minaj went to LaGaurdia High School and studied singing and acting...
“ Pink Friday Fragrance commercial (2014) ” - ltarex
“ Longchamp Paris commercial (2013) ” - ltarex
Rena Mero
Rena Mero was born on August 8, 1967 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. She is an actress, known for Slaves of the Realm (2003), WWF Raw (1993) and The Final Victim (2003). She has been married to Brock Lesnar since May 6, 2006. They have two children named, Turk (born June 2009) and Duke (born July 2010)...
“ SciFi Channel commercial ” - ltarex
“ Celos music video (2013?) ” - ltarex
Valentina Cortese
Actress, Day for Night
Valentina Cortese was born in Milan, Lombardy, Italy, in 1923. She made her movie debut in 1940 and played many "ingenue" parts in Italian films of that period, before making a real sensation in Les Misérables and Tempesta su Parigi, playing both female leads, Fantine and Cosette (the film was a competent screen adaptation of the Victor Hugo classic "Les misérables")...
“ The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988) ” - ltarex
“ Rolling Stones: Love is Strong music video (1994) ” - ltarex
“ Sharp commerical (2007) ” - ltarex
“ Giant Woman vs. Big Octopus (2011) ” - ltarex
“ BSC Cosmetology commercial (2012) ” - ltarex
“ Lion Ban commercial (2007) ” - ltarex
Katy Perry
Soundtrack, The Interview
Katy Perry was born as Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson in Santa Barbara, California, the middle child of pastor parents, Mary Christine (Perry) and Maurice Keith Hudson. She has an older sister and younger brother, and has English, Portuguese, German, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. Her mother's half-brother was director Frank Perry...
“ Covergirl commercial (2015) ” - ltarex
“ Gulliver in the Land of Giants (1980) ” - ltarex
“ Gulliver in the Land of Giants (1980) ” - ltarex
“ Gulliver in the Land of Giants (1980) ” - ltarex