Known for tough-chick roles, Michelle Rodriguez is proof that there is a cross between beauty and brawn. She was born Mayte Michelle Rodriguez on July 12, 1978, in Bexar County, Texas, to Carmen Milady Pared Espinal, from the Dominican Republic, and Rafael Rodríguez Santiago, who served in the U.S. Army and was originally from Puerto Rico...
“ Not for her role in Avatar, but for her role in the first Resident Evil film. ” - frompagescreen
Sigourney Weaver was born Susan Alexandra Weaver in Leroy Hospital in Manhattan, New York City. Her father, TV producer Sylvester L. Weaver Jr.
, originally wanted to name her Flavia, because of his passion for Roman history (he had already named her elder brother Trajan). Her mother, Elizabeth Inglis
(née Desiree Mary Lucy Hawkins)...
“ Whilst it is probably likely that people prefer Ripley from Alien or Aliens, I am opting for her performance and look from Alien:Resurrection. ” - frompagescreen
Brooke Lewis is an actress who has appeared in many different genres, but is most known for the mystery, thriller "iMurders" (2008), mobster movie "Sinatra Club" (2010) and her comedic mobster Vampire "alter-ego" character and passion project "Ms. Vampy". After growing up and beginning her creative dreams in Philly...
“ From the up and coming film Starship Rising, Brooke looks amazing in this film. ” - frompagescreen
Denise Michelle Crosby was born on November 24, 1957 in Hollywood, California. Forming part of the extensive Crosby family dynasty, this striking leading actress, daughter of entertainer Dennis Crosby
, has appeared in film and television since the early 1980s. A photo spread in a 1979 issue of Playboy...
“ Denise played the role of Tasha Yar in Star Trek:TNG. ” - frompagescreen
“ Battlestar Galactica, one of the best sci fi TV shows of modern years. Yes even better than Firefly ” - frompagescreen
Jane Badler, the American and Australian actress best known for her role as the evil reptilian Visitor leader "Diana" in the NBC mini-series V
, its sequel V: The Final Battle
, the subsequent TV series V
, and the last season of the latest series V
, was born on the last day of 1953 in Brooklyn...
“ You cant have a sci fi goddess list without having 2 awesome women from 'V' Jane was amazing as Diana. ” - frompagescreen
Even though Sarah Douglas was born and raised in Stratford-Upon-Avon, and knew that she wanted to act, she did try to expand options available to her. She worked in a factory and for a time, also in a sterilizing department of a hospital. She briefly moved to France and also undertook a teacher training course in English and Drama...
“ Whilst I would place Sarah on this list because of her role in 'V' I am opting for her great performance in Superman II as Ursa. ” - frompagescreen
Born in Salisbury, Maryland, USA, following high school Linda studied for two years at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, before moving on to acting studies in New York. In New York she attended acting workshops given by Lee Strasberg
. Her first parts were small parts in TV series, with her biggest break coming with her role in The Terminator
“ The Terminator or Terminator 2, which Sarah Connor do you think is a better role? I vote for T2? ” - frompagescreen
Carrie-Anne Moss was born on August 21, 1967, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the youngest of two children of Barbara and Melvyn Moss. At age 20, she moved to Europe to pursue a career in modeling; in Spain she was cast in a regular role in the TV show Dark Justice
, which was produced in Barcelona for its first season...
“ As Trinity in the first film of The Matrix trilogy, This earns her place on the top 10 sci fi goddess list. ” - frompagescreen
Jessica Marie Alba was born on April 28, 1981, in Pomona, CA, to Catherine (Jensen) and Mark David Alba, who served in the US Air Force. Her mother has Danish, Welsh, German, English, and French ancestry, while her father is of Mexican descent (including Spanish, Indigenous Mexican, and distant Sephardic Jewish...
“ The show Dark Angel only lasted two seasons but the character of Max was wonderful. . . ” - frompagescreen