Ia - Justice 245 Global Film Actresses List 15by reynolds-51390 | created - 28 Apr 2019 | updated - 08 May 2019 | Public
2nd gen actress Rashida Jones heads this list of international film & tv movie players
Actress | Parks and Recreation
Rashida Jones was born in Los Angeles, California, the younger daughter of media mogul, producer, and musician Quincy Jones and actress Peggy Lipton. She has an older sister, Kidada Jones, and five half-siblings by her father's other relationships. Her father is African-American and her mother is ...
Actress | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Iman was born on July 25, 1955 in Mogadishu, Somalia as Iman Abdulmajid. She is a producer and actress, known for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991), L.A. Story (1991) and No Way Out (1987). She was previously married to David Bowie and Spencer Haywood.
Actress | The Passion of the Christ
Born in Rome (Italy) on March 29 1968, Sabrina Impacciatore is an Italian cinema, TV and theater actress. She went to drama school at the Actors Studio in New York and in Rome. At the age of 25 she is discovered by Gianni Boncompagni who, overwhelmed by her volcanic personality, entrusts her with a...
9. Kikuko Inoue
Actress | Lunar: The Silver Star
Kikuko Inoue was born on September 25, 1964 in Yokosuka, Japan. She is an actress, best known for Shimajiro (TV Series) as Shimajiro's Mother, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (2006), Lunar: The Silver Star (1992) and Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger (2011). She also voiced as Shimajiro's Mother in the ...
10. Mao Inoue
Actress | Hana yori dango
Mao Inoue began her career as a child actress at 5 when encouraged by her mom and receiving a fan letter after her first year in show business. She hasn't stopped since. She was born in Yokohama, just west of Tokyo, in 1987. She gained national attention on Kids War from 1999 to 2003. She was the ...
12. Celia Imrie
Actress | The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Celia Imrie is an Olivier award-winning and Screen Actors Guild-nominated actress, a Variety magazine 'Icon' and Women in Film and Television 'Lifetime Achievement award' winner. As well as her acclaimed film, television and theatre work, she is also a Sunday Times best-selling author. Celia is ...
13. Joan Ingram
Actress | A Tale of Two Cities
Joan Ingram was born on August 14, 1903 in St George Hanover Square, London, England as Joan Moira Erskine Ingram. She was an actress, known for A Tale of Two Cities (1957), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and A King in New York (1957). She died on July 27, 1974 in Fulham, London.
14. Edie Inksetter
Actress | The Handmaid's Tale
Edie Inksetter was born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada as Elizabeth Dyanne Inksetter. She is an actress and producer, known for The Handmaid's Tale (2017), Spiral (2021) and It (2017). She has been married to Stephanne Lardy since October 22, 2005. They have two children. She was previously ...
15. Laura Innes
Actress | ER
Laura Innes was born on August 16, 1957 in Pontiac, Michigan. She was introduced to professional theater by her father, who often took the family to the Stratford Festival of Canada in Stratford, Ontario. With the support of her father, she attended Northwestern University and earned a degree in ...
16. Celia Ireland
Actress | Wentworth
Celia Ireland is an Australian TV actress, who was born in Newcastle in New South Wales. Celia is best known for her roles on long running Australian Medical Drama All Saints (1998), and as the character of Liz Birdsworth in the Australian award winning drama Wentworth (2013), portraying the ...
17. Jill Ireland
Actress | Hard Times
Jill Ireland was a British film and television actress, best-known for her marriages to actors David McCallum and Charles Bronson, and for her role as "Leila Kalomi", the only woman Mr. Spock ever loved (in Star Trek: The Original Series: This Side of Paradise (1967)). She appeared in many ...
18. Kathy Ireland
Actress | Loaded Weapon 1
Kathy Ireland was born on March 20, 1963 in Glendale, California, USA as Kathleen Marie Ireland. She is an actress, known for Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), Alien from L.A. (1988) and Necessary Roughness (1991). She has been married to Dr. Gregory P. Olsen since August 20, 1988. They have three children.
20. Britt Irvin
Actress | Hot Rod
Brittney Irvin was born on November 10, 1984 in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. When she was six years old she started ballet lessons, started singing in festivals, and decided to start acting. When she turned 10 she claimed roles in two musicals, "Show Boat" and "A Christmas Carol." Shortly thereafter ...
21. Amy Irving
Actress | Traffic
Naturally brunette/blue-eyed beauty Amy Davis Irving was born in Palo Alto, California. She is the youngest of three children, and the daughter of influential theatrical/television director and producer Jules Irving, and actress Priscilla Pointer. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent, and her ...
22. Margaret Irving
Actress | Animal Crackers
Margaret Irving was born on January 18, 1898 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Margaret Elizabeth Feidler. She was an actress, known for Animal Crackers (1930), San Francisco (1936) and Sh! The Octopus (1937). She was married to William Frederick James. She died on March 5, 1988 in Westminster, ...
25. May Irwin
Actress | The Kiss
Born in Whitby, Ontario, May Irwin started her performing career at a young age, when she began a singing act with her younger sister Flora in 1874. The act was popular, and Irwin began working as an actress when she was 21 years old. She found success and was appearing in a Broadway show called "...
Actress | Ginger Snaps
Katharine Isabelle was born Katharine Isobel Murray in Vancouver, British Columbia to Graeme Murray, an art director and production designer who has won two Emmy Awards for his special effects work on the television series The X-Files (1993) and Gail Murray, an amateur Vancouver writer and producer...
29. Madison Iseman
Actress | Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Madison Iseman (born February 14, 1997) is an American actress. She is known for her role on the CMT comedy television series Still the King (2016), where she played the daughter of Billy Ray Cyrus' character, and for starring in the horror film Annabelle Comes Home (2019) and the comedy Feast of ...
30. Satomi Ishihara
Actress | Shin Gojira
Born Kuniko Ishigami in 1986, Satomi began acting professionally in 2003 at age 17 and has not looked back since. Satomi began her acting career in 2003 when she starred in the drama Kimi wa petto (2003), starring Jun Matsumoto and Koyuki. She has devoted equal time to television serials and the ...
31. Agot Isidro
Actress | Changing Partners
Maria Margarita Amada Fteha Isidro was born on 20 July 1966 in Manila, Philippines. She was the granddaughter of film producer Narciso Isidro. Her first taste of the klieglights was when she appeared as cover girl for a magazine at 18. She then graduated in 1989 with an Interior Design degree. She ...
32. Ayumi Itô
Born in Tokyo, Ayumi Ito has always had a love for movies and art. She made her big-screen debut in Nobuhiko Obayashi's The Water Travelers: Samurai Kids. Her distinctive style led to her critically acclaimed performance in Swallowtail Butterfly, directed by the renowned Director Shunji Iwai. At 16...
36. Amy Jackson
Actress | 2.0
Amy Jackson is a British actress who began her acting career in India.
Amy became a household name after movies such as 'I', 'Singh is Bling' and '2.0'.
Jackson landed her first Hollywood role as Saturn Girl in season 3 of The CW's superhero series Supergirl (2017) and can be next seen in Guy ...
37. Anne Jackson
Actress | CBS Playhouse
Anne Jackson was born on September 3, 1925 in Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA as Anna Jane Jackson. She was an actress and producer, known for CBS Playhouse (1967), The Shining (1980) and Dirty Dingus Magee (1970). She was married to Eli Wallach. She died on April 12, 2016 in Manhattan, New York City, ...
38. Freda Jackson
Actress | Clash of the Titans
Freda Jackson was born in Nottingham, England in 1908, the daughter of a railway porter. After studying at High Pavement School and the University College there, she became a schoolteacher but gave up her career to study acting at the Royal College of Art, in London. Her first professional stage ...
39. Glenda Jackson
Actress | Women in Love
Few in modern British history have come as far or achieved as much from humble beginnings as Glenda Jackson has. From acclaimed actress to respected MP (Member of Parliament), she is known for her high intelligence and meticulous approach to her work. She was born to a working-class household in ...
40. Janet Jackson
Soundtrack | Poetic Justice
Janet Damita Jo Jackson was born on May 16, 1966 in Gary, Indiana, to Katherine Jackson (née Katherine Esther Scruse) and Joe Jackson, a musician. She is the youngest of ten children. After her birth, her brothers formed a band later called The Jackson 5. She lived at home with her sisters, while ...
41. Kate Jackson
Actress | Scarecrow and Mrs. King
Lucy Kate Jackson was born in Birmingham, AL on October 29.1948. She attended the University of Mississippi but left during her sophomore year to begin studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She was a supporting cast member on Dark Shadows: The Vampire Curse (1966) (Daphne, 1970-1971) ...
43. Mary Jackson
Actress | The Exorcist III
One of those strikingly familiar matrons you just can't place, character actress Mary Jackson is probably best known for her recurring role as one of the delightfully eccentric bootlegging sisters, "Miss Emily" Baldwin, on the series The Waltons (1972) that ran for nine seasons. She was born ...
44. Mary Ann Jackson
Actress | Boxing Gloves
Mary Ann Jackson was born on January 14, 1923. She was one of the earliest child stars of the twenties and thirties. Although she was better known as one of the child performers from the famed "Our Gang" comedies that are still popular today, Mary Ann began her film career at the age of four in ...
45. Mahalia Jackson
Soundtrack | Glory Road
Mahalia Jackson was born on October 26, 1911 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Glory Road (2006), Mississippi Burning (1988) and An American Crime (2007). She was married to Minters Sigmund Galloway and Isaac Lanes Grey Hockenhull. She died on January 27, 1972 in Chicago...
46. Molly Jackson
Actress | Circle
Molly Jackson is a prolific young teen actress with roles ranging from comedy to science fiction and horror. Performing for people since the age of five, she loves all types of acting including voice-over, TV, movies and theater. Molly recently took and passed the California High School Proficiency...
47. Peaches Jackson
Actress | Jinx
Although her younger sister Mary Ann is more famous, having been a popular early member of the Our Gang (1922) comedy shorts, that may not have been true in Hawaii. In the mid-1930's, Peaches met and married Hawaiian-born 'Tony Guerrero'. It is unclear as to whether Peaches went to Honolulu as a ...
48. Sasha Jackson
Actress | Rich Boy, Rich Girl
British actress Sasha Jackson is primarily based in London (whilst also having Los Angeles and Atlanta bases) and travels worldwide for work commitments. Sasha has an EB1 Green Card in recognition of her talent and body of work and is a member of British Equity. Sasha has trained with some of LA's ...
49. Shar Jackson
Actress | Good Burger
Sharisse Jackson was born on August 31, 1976 in Boston, Massachusetts and raised in Costa Mesa, California. Jackson is of African American and Cherokee descent on her mother's side and Puerto Rican and Mexican descent on her father's. Shar has been acting since she was three and enrolled in the Al ...
51. Sherry Jackson
Actress | The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima
Gorgeous, brown-eyed, chestnut-maned Sherry Jackson began her promising career as a pig-tailed, pleasant-looking child actress. Born in Idaho on February 15, 1942, she was the only daughter of four children born to Maurita Kathleen Gilbert and Curtis Loys Jackson, Sr. Her father died when she was 6...
52. Victoria Jackson
Actress | UHF
Victoria was raised in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, gymnastic home with no TV. Her dad was a gym coach so she competed in gymnastics from age 5 to 18. Was a cheerleader and a homecoming queen. Attended Florida Bible College; received a gymnastic scholarship to Furman University, attended ...
54. 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 ...
55. Devery Jacobs
Actress | Reservation Dogs
Devery Jacobs was born and raised in Kahnawa:ke Mohawk Territory and is an award-winning actor and filmmaker. Her breakout leading role in Rhymes for Young Ghouls (2013) landed her a nomination for a Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role. Since then, Jacobs is ...
56. Gillian Jacobs
Actress | Community
Gillian Jacobs was born on October 19, 1982 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US. Her father, William F. Jacobs Jr., was an investment banker and her mother, Martina Magenau Jacobs, was an alumni relations officer at Carnegie Mellon University.
Gillian is an alumnus of Mt. Lebanon High School, ...
57. Ulla Jacobsson
Actress | Zulu
Ulla Jacobsson was an International Swedish Actress and became world-famous with the film One Summer of Happiness (1951) (English title: "One Summer of Happiness", German title: "Sie tanzte nur einen Sommer") and Smiles of a Summer Night (1955) ("Smiles of a Summer Night"), which Zarah Leander made...
58. Celina Jade
Actress | The Man with the Iron Fists
Celina Horan, professionally known as Celina Jade, is a Chinese American actress, model, singer/songwriter and martial artist most known for her work as "Shado" in the CW series Arrow. Jade's acting career started in Hong Kong in 2007. She was cast as the leading lady in her first film, Legendary ...
59. Claude Jade
Actress | Domicile conjugal
Claude Jade, the daughter of English-teachers, was a student at the "Conservatoire d'Art Dramatique" in Dijon. In 1966, she won a Prize for best actress on stage (Agnès in Molière's "L'école des femmes"). She was also a student on the Acedemy in Paris (teacher: Jean-Laurent Cochet), appeared in a TV...
63. Madhur Jaffrey
Actress | Saagar
Madhur Jaffrey was born on August 13, 1933 in Civil Lines, Delhi, British India as Madhur Bahadur. She is an actress and writer, known for Saagar (1985), Wolf (1994) and Shakespeare-Wallah (1965). She has been married to Sanford Allen since 1969. She was previously married to Saeed Jaffrey.
64. Sakina Jaffrey
Actress | House of Cards
Sakina Jaffrey was born on February 14, 1962 in Manhattan, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for House of Cards (2013), The Mindy Project (2012) and Mr. Robot (2015). She has been married to Francis Wilkinson since September 8, 1990. They have two children.
Actress | The Night Of
Poorna Jagannathan is an actress and producer. She is best known for her portrayal of Safar Khan in the HBO miniseries "The Night Of" as well for her role as Nalini Vishwakumar in the Netflix teen comedy series "Never Have I Ever" by Mindy Kaling.
She also initiated, produced and acted in the play "...
67. Brenda James
Actress | Slither
Star and monster of the Cult Classic "Slither" Brenda James started out as a 1980's commercial actress in Los Angeles. She was cast as a regular in one of the very first cable sit-coms "Safe at Home" for Ted Turner's network. Brenda spent decades either in guest star roles, like the pregnant ...
68. Claire James
Actress | Voodoo Man
Claire James was born on April 23, 1920 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Claire Wilhelmina James. She was an actress, known for Voodoo Man (1944), Hop Harrigan America's Ace of the Airways (1946) and Jack Armstrong (1947). She was married to Dr. Peter Louis Hoffman, William Girard, Raymond Dorsey ...
Actress | Heroes Reborn
Gatlin booked her first commercial job when she was four-years-old, and after that, she was hooked. She has worked steadily in Nashville and Los Angeles since that time, on TV (Heroes Reborn- NBC, Code Black- CBS, Criminal Minds- CBS), film (The Little Things, Emerson Heights, Flock Of Four), ...
71. Geraldine James
Actress | Sherlock Holmes
Geraldine James, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) was born on July 6, 1950 in Maidenhead, Berkshire. She was educated at Downe House, a girls' independent school in Newbury, Berkshire, and later, at Drama Centre London. Geraldine has made several film and television appearances, she ...
72. Lily James
Actress | Cinderella
Lily James was born Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson in Esher, Surrey, to Ninette (Mantle), an actress, and Jamie Thomson, an actor and musician. Her grandmother, Helen Horton, was an American actress. She began her education at Arts Educational School in Tring and subsequently went on to study acting at...
73. Nikki M. James
Actress | BrainDead
Originated the role of Nabalungi in the Book of Mormon, for which she won a Tony Award. She recently starred in Tony Kushner's A Bright Room Called Day at the Public Theater. Nikki was born and raised in New Jersey, where she fell in love with the theater at a young age. With the encouragement of ...
Actress | The Stu Erwin Show
Babyboomers remember well the diminutive (4'10"), dark-haired comedienne Sheila James who raised a smile with her portrayals of tomboyish kid sisters and boy-crazy high schoolers on late 50s and early 60s TV. For a while she was a huge hit backed by her characters' plaintive, pony-tailed presences,...
77. Joyce Jameson
Actress | The Outlaw Josey Wales
Well-endowed, attractive Joyce Jameson was typecast as 'broads', 'dames' and dizzy blondes - somewhat in the vein of Barbara Nichols. In real life, she was said to have been the antithesis of her screen personae, a graduate in theatre arts from UCLA, highly intelligent and well-read. Joyce began ...
78. Louise Jameson
Actress | Doctor Who
Louise Jameson is a classically trained actress whose first love is the stage, but she also became known to millions of British television viewers through her roles in such hugely popular television series as Doctor Who (1963), Tenko (1981), Bergerac (1981) and EastEnders (1985).
Jameson had formal ...
79. Pauline Jameson
Actress | The Woman in White
Pauline Jameson was born on June 5, 1920 in Heacham, Norfolk, England as Pauline Louise Jameson. She was an actress, known for The Woman in White (1982), Celebrity Playhouse (1981) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). She died on April 8, 2007 in England.
81. La Jana
Actress | Der Biberpelz
La Jana was the stage name of the brunette Viennese-born actress and exotic dancer Henriette 'Henny' Hiebel. She was trained as a ballerina for ten years and first performed at the Frankfurt Kinderoper at the age of eight. Of boyishly slim build, she appeared on stage in cabaret in 1921. Soon after...
82. Dorothy Janis
Actress | The Green Archer
Dorothy Janis' short film career began when she was visiting a cousin, who was working on a film at Fox in 1927. Her beauty was noticed at once and she was asked to test for a role. She made several films, silents and talkies. She is best known for her performance opposite Ramon Novarro in The ...
83. Elsie Janis
Writer | Betty in Search of a Thrill
Actress, songwriter ("Love, Your Magic Spell Is Everywhere"), production supervisor and author. She performed in vaudeville as a child (known onstage as "Little Elsie") and appeared in the Broadway musicals "The Vanderbilt Cup", "The Hoyden", "The Fair Co-ed", "The Slim Princess", and "The Lady of ...
84. Vivi Janiss
Actress | TV Reader's Digest
Vivi Janiss was born on May 29, 1911 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA as Vivian Audrey Jamison. She was an actress, known for TV Reader's Digest (1955), Lux Video Theatre (1950) and Ben Casey (1961). She was married to John Larch and Robert Cummings. She died on September 7, 1988 in Los Angeles, California,...
85. Allison Janney
Actress | The Help
Allison Janney is an award-winning actress who has earned a solid reputation in stage productions and in many supporting roles on screen, and who more recently has become prominent by portraying one of the major characters in the popular TV series The West Wing (1999).
Entertainment Weekly magazine ...
86. Gaite Jansen
Actress | Jett
Gaite Jansen is considered one of the most promising Dutch young acting talents of her generation. She can be seen on the HBO/ Cinemax show Jett (2019), opposite Carla Gugino, directed by Sebastian Gutierrez. Prior to this, she played recurring roles on BBC's Peaky Blinders (2013) Season 3 and Line...
87. Eilene Janssen
Actress | The Search for Bridey Murphy
Eilene Janssen was born on May 25, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mary Eilene Janssen. She is an actress, known for The Search for Bridey Murphy (1956), The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955) and Tales of Wells Fargo (1957). She was previously married to George Ellis Moore, Thomas Alexander ...
90. Lois January
Actress | Arizona Bad Man
Born in McAllen, Texas, Lois January trained as a dancer almost from infancy. Her mother believed that Lois and her younger brother were talented enough as dancers to make it in the movies, and she took the two children to Los Angeles for a short period to check out employment opportunities for ...
91. Hilary Jardine
Actress | Van Helsing
A Native of Toronto, Canada, Hilary Jardine finished her theater degree from Dalhousie University and made a new home for herself in the film & television rich city of Vancouver, Canada. Shortly after, she made her professional acting debut on USA network's Psych (2006) in 2006.
Since then, Hilary ...
92. Jill Jaress
Actress | Someone to Love
Jill Jaress, CEO of "Got A Laugh Entertainment", completed her full-length romantic comedy, 1 Nighter (2012), in February 2012. She served as writer/producer/director and starred in it with Golden Globe nominee Timothy Bottoms.
Her first film titled, Someone to Love (2007), screened at Cannes to an ...
93. Jody Jaress
Actress | Blood Born
A veteran actress, Jody has become known for her complex character roles. Having played everything from the darkest depths of insanity, to a grounded psychiatrist, a creepy nanny, a tormented nurturing mother, to a ditsy wife. Casting directors seek her out for roles needing multi-layers.
95. Renne Jarrett
Actress | Quincy M.E.
Renne Jarrett was born on January 28, 1946 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Veronica Jarrett. She is an actress, known for Quincy M.E. (1976), The Streets of San Francisco (1972) and The Edge of Night (1956). She has been married to Bruce Bilson since May 4, 1981. She was previously married to Jack ...
Actress | The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Christina Jastrzembska is of Polish descent and resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She was born in 1948 in West Germany to Boryslaw and Natalia Jastrzembski. In 1952, her parents relocated the family to Jersey City, New Jersey to start a new life after World War II. Her parents owned a...
98. Janyse Jaud
Soundtrack | Debbie Macomber's Dashing Through the Snow
Janyse Jaud (actress, singer/songwriter, and dancer) is an exciting and versatile talent, and has been featured in a prolific spectrum of media, from television to film, animation and music, to anime and video games.
Raised on a farm in Kelowna, British Columbia and of Icelandic and French descent, ...
99. Anjali Jay
Actress | Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Anjali Jay is an actor and writer. She was also a dancer and choreographer, having trained in Indian classical dance and modern, contemporary styles. She is Indian, British and Canadian.
Anjali has had an extensive theatre career, having performed amongst others, with The Royal Shakespeare Company, ...
100. Betty Jaynes
Actress | Babes in Arms
Betty Jaynes was born on February 12, 1921 in Greeneville, Tennessee, USA as Betty Jayne Schultz. She was an actress, known for Babes in Arms (1939), Swing Shift Maisie (1943) and Meet the People (1944). She was married to William Roberts and Douglas McPhail. She died on November 22, 2018 in Santa ...