Eagles-Ezawa 215 Global Film actresses Silent Films to Present List 8by reynolds-51390 | created - 6 months ago | updated - 2 months ago | Public
List 8 begins with Swedish actress Lena Endre & continues with world actresses who have made significant contributions to films & tv movies [with a few exceptions].
1. Lena Endre
Actress | The Master
Lena Endre was born on July 8, 1955 in Härnösand, Västernorrlands län, Sweden. She is an actress and producer, known for The Master (2012), Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009). She was previously married to Richard Hobert, Thomas Hanzon, Vjeko Benzon and ...
Actress | The Letter
Jeanne Eagels, one of the most intriguing stars of late silent films and the early talkies, was born Amelia Jean Eagles on June 26, 1890 in Kansas City, Missouri, to Edward and Julia Sullivan Eagles. Young Jean was part of an impoverished family of eight, with three brothers and two sisters. She ...
Actress | The Fighting Demon
Lorraine Eason was born in Norfolk, Virginia. Her father worked for the government and the family moved often. Lorraine was educated in Panama and New York. When she was a teenager she convinced her parents to let her move to Hollywood to become an actress. She made her film debut in the 1923 drama...
Actress | Bones
Anna Easteden is a Finnish -born farmer's daughter, an international model and a Los Angeles, CA -based award nominated actress. Easteden started her career as a teenager after receiving a large modeling contract with a Japanese modeling agency. She holds a B.A. in Theater and Performance Studies ...
Actress | Police Academy
Leslie Easterbrook was born on July 29, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Leslie Eileen Easterbrook. She is an actress, known for Police Academy (1984), The Devil's Rejects (2005) and Greater (2016). She is married to Dan Wilcox. She was previously married to Victor Holchak.
Soundtrack | For Your Eyes Only
Sheena Easton started off as a worldwide sensation in the music industry. Since then she has expanded to movies (All Dogs Go to Heaven II (1996), Indecent Proposal (1993)), Broadway ("Man of La Mancha") and TV (Body Bag (1997), Highlander (1992), Gargoyles (1994), Jack's Place (1992), The ...
Actress | Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Alison Eastwood was born on May 22, 1972 in Santa Monica, California, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997), Absolute Power (1997) and The Mule (2018). She has been married to Stacy Poitras since March 15, 2013. She was previously married to ...
Actress | True Crime
Francesca Eastwood was born on August 7, 1993 in Redding, California, USA as Francesca Ruth Fisher-Eastwood. She is an actress, known for True Crime (1999), Outlaws and Angels (2016) and Jersey Boys (2014). She has been married to Clifton Collins Jr. since January 1, 2017. She was previously ...
11. Marjorie Eaton
Actress | Mary Poppins
Marjorie Eaton was born on February 5, 1901 in San Francisco, California, USA as Marjorie Lee Eaton. She was an actress, known for Mary Poppins (1964), That Forsyte Woman (1949) and Zombies of Mora Tau (1957). She died on April 21, 1986 in Hollywood, California.
12. Meredith Eaton
Actress | Paranormal Activity 3
Meredith Eaton is well known for her breakout recurring role as feisty attorney Bethany Horowitz, on the ABC hit series Boston Legal (2004). Meredith has also guest starred on several critically acclaimed prime time shows, such as House (2004), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), and ...
13. Shirley Eaton
Actress | Goldfinger
Long before Bea Arthur, Estelle Getty and company showed up in 80s TV households, Hollywood had, in effect, its own original "Golden Girl"...literally...in the form of stunning British actress Shirley Eaton. Although she found definitive cult stardom in 1964 with her final golden moment in a ...
14. Christine Ebadi
Stunts | RoboCop
Born in Iran, raised in Toronto, and daughter to two engineers. As a competitive gymnast, Christine undoubtedly knew what she wanted to be from the very young age of five; Superwoman. As she forges forth with her stunt and stunt acting career, she aims to metaphorically attain her dream.
16. Elsa Ebbesen
Actress | Brott i paradiset
Elsa Ebbesen was born on July 7, 1890 in Stockholm, Sweden as Elsa Gerda Ebbesen. She was an actress, known for Brott i paradiset (1959), Anna Sophie Hedvig (1963) and Amatörfilmen (1922). She was married to Sven Thornblad. She died on December 21, 1977 in Täby, Stockholms län, Sweden.
Actress | The Wolf of Wall Street
Christine Ebersole was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Marian Esther (Goodley) and Robert Amos Ebersole, a steel company president. She won the 2007 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her work in "Grey Gardens". Previously, she was awarded the Drama Desk Award, the Outer Critics Circle ...
18. Maude Eburne
Actress | The Bat Whispers
Eburne started on the stage in Ontario and New York, later appearing on Broadway in 1914, playing a cockney maid. She played comic servants on stage until 1930 then moved to films in 1931. On screen, she played a variety of roles from maids to aristocrats to pipe-smoking harridans. Eburne retired ...
Actress | Savages
Sandra Echeverría was born on December 11, 1984 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Sandra Echeverría Gamboa. She is an actress, known for Savages (2012), Soñarás (2004) and The Book of Life (2014). She has been married to Leonardo de Lozanne since October 19, 2014.
Actress | House of Lies
Megalyn Ann Echikunwoke was born May 28, 1983 in Spokane, Washington. Her father was Nigerian and her mother is of English and Scots-Irish descent. Her last name, "Echikunwoke", means "leader of men" and Megalyn is the granddaughter of a Nigerian tribal leader of the Igbo, which technically makes ...
24. Agneta Eckemyr
Actress | The Island at the Top of the World
Agneta Marie-Anne Eckemyr (born 2 July 1950 in Karlsborg) is a Swedish actress and model turned clothing designer.
Initially a model, her looks took her into film and television roles. She was photographed by Life Magazine appearing opposite the five semi-finalist actors for the role of James Bond ...
25. Ashley Eckstein
Actress | Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Ashley was born in Louisville, Kentucky but was raised in Orlando, Florida. Often playing the antagonist, Ashley played Muffy, the popular nemesis on That's So Raven. Besides acting, Ashley loves to design and make clothes. Ashley's parents are Tony and Sharon Drane. She also has three siblings, ...
26. Sonya Eddy
Actress | Those Who Can't
Sonya Eddy, a native of Concord, California, graduated from UC Davis. During her intense studies she began her acting career in the West Coast premiere of "Zora, Is My Name!" (written by the award-winning actress Ruby Dee). Sonya performed several roles in "Zora" including Big Sweet - a bawdy blues...
27. Lisa Edelstein
Actress | House M.D.
From her role as Dr. Lisa Cuddy on the hit Fox series "House" to her starring role as Abby McCarthy in Bravo's first scripted series "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce," Lisa Edelstein's range of roles are as diverse as her talent. Set for a Summer 2018 Season 5 premiere, "Girlfriends' Guide" is a ...
28. Barbara Eden
Actress | I Dream of Jeannie
Barbara Eden was born as Barbara Jean Morehead in Tucson, Arizona, went on and become one of America's most endearing and enduring actresses. A graduate of Abraham Lincoln High School in San Francisco, California. Eden would go on to study at San Francisco's City College as well as the San ...
30. Elana Eden
Actress | The Story of Ruth
A beautiful, talented Israeli Jew of Polish-Russian parentage, Elana Eden was already an established theatrical star in her homeland before she became a star in Hollywood. She was one of the five finalists for the title role in The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) until Millie Perkins got the part. When ...
31. Gigi Edgley
Actress | Farscape
Edgley was born in Perth. She is the daughter of concert and circus promoter Michael Edgley, known for bringing the Moscow State Circus to Australia during the 1980s. Her mother, Jeni Edgley, is involved in managing a 250-acre health retreat. As a child, Gigi Edgley performed both in and out of ...
Actress | Stoneheart
Stephanie Edmonds was born on Cannon Air Force Base in Clovis, New Mexico as the only child of engineer father, Walter Edmonds, and dental assistant mother, Michelle Edmonds. When she was still very young, her father retired from the Air Force, and the family set off for Dallas, Texas.
At the age of...
33. Sarah Edmondson
Actress | Salvation
Born and raised in Vancouver B.C., Sarah first launched her professional acting career on the popular CBC teen soap series, "Edgemont", where she played the love interest to Grace Park's (Hawaii Five-O) character, Shannon. From there, Sarah went on to numerous lead and supporting roles on SyFy's "...
35. Gail Edwards
Actress | Get Crazy
In 1975, after graduating from the University of Miami cum laude, Edwards wrote, produced, and starred in the off-Broadway musical Becoming. It won the Miami Herald Critics' Choice award three times before the musical debuted in New York. While in New York, Edwards signed with the LeMond/Zetter ...
38. Paddi Edwards
Actress | Hercules
Paddi Edwards was born on March 8, 1931 in Bristol, England as Patricia Mary Ursula Edwards. She was an actress, known for Hercules (1997), The Little Mermaid (1989) and Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982). She died on October 18, 1999 in Encino, California, USA.
39. Penny Edwards
Actress | North of the Great Divide
Vivacious blue-eyed blonde Penny Edwards was born in New York City in 1928 and displayed signs of musical talent as a youth. She began studying dance by age six and, as a teen, appeared on Broadway in "The Ziegfeld Follies of 1943". After a couple of other musicals and a stint with the St. Louis ...
Actress | The Dead Pool
Ronnie Claire Edwards was born on February 9, 1933 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was an actress, known for The Dead Pool (1988), The Waltons (1971) and The American Parade (1974). She was married to Bill Record. She died on June 14, 2016 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
41. Stacy Edwards
Actress | Primary Colors
Edwards was born in Glasgow, Montana, the daughter of an Air Force officer, and grew up all over the world, from Guam to Alabama. At 18, she received a scholarship to the Lou Conte Dance Studio in Chicago and began her performance career as a dancer and actress.
44. Gladys Egan
Actress | The Adventures of Dollie
Gladys Egan was born on May 24, 1900 in Manhattan, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for The Adventures of Dollie (1908), An Awful Moment (1908) and After Many Years (1908). She was married to John Edward Jacoby. She died on March 8, 1985 in Lemon Grove, California, USA.
45. Pauline Egan
Actress | Home Before Dark
Pauline Egan was born in Benowa, Qld, Australia. She trained with Tom McSweeney and The Australian Film and Television Academy, Sydney. In 2010 she relocated to Vancouver, Canada and began training with sought after acting coach Ben Ratner. She landed her first major network role at age 23, playing...
46. Susan Egan
Actress | Hercules
Susan Egan was born on February 18, 1970 in Long Beach, California, USA as Susan Farrell Egan. She is an actress, known for Hercules (1997), Spirited Away (2001) and 13 Going on 30 (2004). She has been married to Robert Hartmann since June 26, 2005. They have two children. She has two daughters. ...
47. Julie Ege
Actress | On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Julie Ege was born on November 12, 1943 in Sandnes, Norway as Julie Dzuli. She was an actress, known for On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Not Now Darling (1973) and The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins (1971). She was married to Alf Kruger-Monsen and Erland Skatten. She died on April 29, 2008 ...
48. Aud Egede-Nissen
Actress | Das Phantom der Oper
Aud Egede-Nissen was born on May 30, 1893 in Bergen, Norway. She was an actress and producer, known for Das Phantom der Oper (1916), Anna Boleyn (1920) and Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922). She was married to Paul Richter and Georg Alexander. She died on November 6, 1974 in Oslo, Norway.
49. Tamsin Egerton
Actress | Grimsby
Egerton attended Ditcham Park School near Petersfield in Hampshire, where she says she was bullied. She also states she truanted, preferring to go to modeling shoots. After finishing school at 16 with nine A-grade GCSEs, Egerton decided to pursue acting rather than going to university. She had a ...
50. Samantha Eggar
Actress | The Molly Maguires
Samantha Eggar was born on March 5, 1939 in Hampstead, London, England as Victoria Louise Samantha Marie Elizabeth Therese Eggar. She is an actress, known for The Molly Maguires (1970), Walk Don't Run (1966) and Doctor Dolittle (1967). She was previously married to Tom Stern.
53. Inge Egger
Actress | Suchkind 312
Inge Egger was born on August 27, 1923 in Linz, Upper Austria, Austria as Ingeborg Gertrud Josefine Egger. She was an actress, known for Suchkind 312 (1955), Es ist soweit (1960) and Die Rose von Stambul (1953). She died on September 5, 1976 in West Berlin, West Germany.
54. Mártha Eggerth
Actress | Das Hofkonzert
From the day she was born Martha lived in a world of music. For sure her father was a banker but he was also an amateur pianist. As for her mother, she was a housewife but also a very talented opera singer who had given up her career for the joys of matrimony and motherhood. It does not come as a ...
57. Irina Gorovaia
Actress | The Royal Tenenbaums
Irene Gorovaia was born in Russia on June 13, 1989. During her childhood she moved to The States. In junior high school, Gorovaia started her acting career. Along with acting, Irene is a dancer. She made her acting debut in The Royal Tenenbaums (2001). She went to many auditions, and was picked out...
58. Selma Ergeç
Actress | Ses
Selma Ergeç (1 November 1978) is a Turkish-German actress, beauty pageant titleholder, model, designer, philologist, psychologist and doctor. Her mother is a German and her father is a Turkish. Her paternal family came from lineage of Mahmud II, Sultan of Ottoman Empire.
Born in Hamm, Germany, she ...
60. Jennifer Ehle
Actress | Zero Dark Thirty
Jennifer Ehle was born on December 29, 1969 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA as Jennifer Anne Ehle. She is an actress, known for Zero Dark Thirty (2012), A Quiet Passion (2016) and Little Men (2016). She has been married to Michael Scott Ryan since November 29, 2001. They have two children.
61. Ida Ehre
Actress | Der Bagnosträfling
Ida Ehre was born on July 9, 1900 in Prerau, Moravia, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress and director, known for Der Bagnosträfling (1949), Helle Nächte (1964) and Der Kreidegarten (1973). She was married to Bernhard Heyde. She died on February 16, 1989 in Hamburg, West Germany.
Actress | Dark
Born 9 November 1965 in Stuttgart, Germany, she attended well-renowned Folkwang theater school in Essen from 1986 to 1989. She made her début at famous Schaubühne theater, Berlin in 1989, then moved to Schauspielhaus Bochum until 1992, then came back to the Schaubühne until 1995. Since then, she ...
63. Lisa Eichhorn
Actress | The Vanishing
Lisa Eichhorn was born on February 4, 1952 in Glens Falls, New York, USA as Lisa Warren Eichhorn. She is an actress and writer, known for The Vanishing (1993), Cutter's Way (1981) and About Time (2013). She has been married to Richard Moxon since August 31, 2005. She was previously married to Ben ...
64. Ronit Elkabetz
Actress | Gett
Born in Beershaba in 1964, Ronit was an awkward child who felt she was different from others, but when she became an actress (more or less by chance at the age of 26) with a star role in Daniel Wachsmann's 'Hameyu'ad' ['The Appointed (1990)'], this complex became an asset. This beautiful brunette ...
66. Lisa Eilbacher
Actress | Beverly Hills Cop
Lisa Eilbacher was born in Saudi Arabia, the daughter of an oil company executive. She spent her most formative years in Paris. After moving to Beverly Hills, California with her family, she soon appeared on television on episodes of Wagon Train (1957), Laredo (1965), My Three Sons (1960), and ...
67. Janet Eilber
Actress | The Craft
Janet Eilber's role in Romantic Comedy (1983) follows her auspicious motion picture debut as the girlfriend of Richard Dreyfuss in MGM's "Whose LIfe Is It Anyway?" (1981)_, a powerful and witty drama adapted from Brian Clark's long-running Broadway and London stage hit. Although a newcomer to films...
68. Sally Eilers
Actress | They Made Her a Spy
Sally Eilers enjoyed lunch with a classmate from drama school, Jane Peters (who would later become known as Carole Lombard), at the Sennett Studios cafeteria. There she was spotted by Mack Sennett and instantly became one of his "discoveries". Having already appeared in several bit parts, beginning...
Actress | Life in Pieces
Giselle Eisenberg has quickly become one of film and television's most sought after young actors, impressively segueing between comedy and drama on both the big and small screens. Giselle currently stars as sassy, spunky, "tell-it-like-it-is", Sophia Hughes in CBS's hit comedy "LIFE IN PIECES".
70. Hallie Eisenberg
Actress | Bicentennial Man
Hallie Eisenberg was born August 2, 1992, in East Brunswick, New Jersey, to parents Amy and Barry Eisenberg, who are both professors in the health care field. Beginning her acting career at age 4, Hallie has appeared in many films including The Insider with Al Pacino and Russell Crowe, and ...
71. India Eisley
Actress | Underworld Awakening
Eisley was born on October 29, 1993, in Los Angeles, California, to musician David Glen Eisley and actress Olivia Hussey. Her grandfather was actor Anthony Eisley. Eisley and her mother appeared together in the movie Headspace (2005). After small roles in various independent films, Eisley gained a ...
73. Carmen Ejogo
Actress | Selma
Carmen Elizabeth Ejogo was born in Kensington, London, England, to a Nigerian father and a Scottish mother. Her television career began in the United Kingdom in the early 1990s, where she presented the children's series Saturday Disney (1990). Subsequently, she has had an acting career in the ...
74. 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 ...
77. Britt Ekland
Actress | The Man with the Golden Gun
Britt Ekland was born in Sweden and grew up to be the poster girl for beautiful, big-eyed Scandinavian blondes. She attended a drama school and then joined a traveling theater group. With her looks as her passport, Britt entered films and became a star in Italy. When Peter Sellers met her in a ...
80. Judyann Elder
Actress | Seven Pounds
Judyann Elder graduated from Emerson College in Boston as the first recipient of the Carol Burnett Award in the Performing Arts. She began her professional career in New York off-Broadway as a founding member and resident actor with the Tony Award-winning Negro Ensemble Company. She originated ...
Actress | Inherit the Wind
Versatile character actress Florence Eldridge seemed often better served by the stage than by her roles in motion pictures. On the boards from the age of seventeen as a chorine in "Rock-a-Bye Baby" in 1918, she acted with touring companies and on Broadway and soon found herself playing leading ...
83. Carmen Electra
Actress | Scary Movie 4
Carmen Electra was born Tara Leigh Patrick on April 20, 1972 in Sharonville, Ohio, to Patricia Rose (Kincade), a singer, and Harry Stanley Patrick, an entertainer and guitarist. She is of mostly English, German, and Irish descent. She grew up near Cincinnati, Ohio and got her first boost when a ...
84. Erika Eleniak
Actress | Under Siege
Erika Maya Eleniak was born on September 29, 1969 in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale, California. She is the eldest daughter in a family of four girls and one boy. Erika began her acting career at the age of 10, starring in numerous productions for television, film, commercials and theater. Her ...
85. Jenna Elfman
Actress | Keeping the Faith
Jenna Elfman was born in Los Angeles, California, and began her career appearing in commercials. She studied with Milton Katselas, the renowned acting teacher. She then began appearing in TV shows before landing the role of Dharma in the hit ABC television show Dharma & Greg (1997).
Her first ...
86. Taina Elg
Actress | Les Girls
One of her country's most celebrated performers, Finnish actress and dancer Taina Elisabeth Elg was born in 1930 but later her family moved and lived in and around Finland, including Turku. Taina's mother was a Russian immigrant, pianist Helena Doroumova, and her father was pianist Åke Elg (a.k.a. ...
Actress | Kôkaku Kidôtai
Dorothy Elias-Fahn was born on March 13, 1962 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Dorothy Ann Elias. She is an actress, known for Ghost in the Shell (1995), Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001) and Naruto: Shippûden (2007). She has been married to Tom Fahn since November 9, 1985.
92. Marie Eline
Actress | Jane Eyre
Marie Eline was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on February 27, 1902. She got her start in the film business at an early age--7, to be exact--with the Thanhouser Co. in New York with A 29-Cent Robbery (1910), which came out the year after she signed the contract. She was one of the few actresses who ...
93. Christine Elise
Actress | Beverly Hills, 90210
Christine Elise McCarthy was born in Boston, Massachusetts - the daughter of artists. She has been acting professionally since 1988 and is recognized primarily for her roles as U4EA-popping bad girl, Emily Valentine, on Beverly Hills, 90210, as Harper Tracy on ER, and as Kyle, the gal who killed ...
94. Kimberly Elise
Actress | Diary of a Mad Black Woman
Kimberly Elise was born on April 17, 1967 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Kimberly Elise Trammel. She is an actress, known for Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005), The Manchurian Candidate (2004) and John Q (2002). She was previously married to Maurice Oldham.
95. Holly Elissa
Actress | Arrow
Elissa is a Canadian artist, ecofeminist, NGO founder (Caleb's Hope and Move Together Foundation). She is an advocate for challenging colonial narratives and tired aid models in African nations. A believer in life-long learning and personal expansion, Elissa is nearing her final year of law school;...
Actress | American Pie 2
Shannon Elizabeth was born in Houston, Texas, the daughter of a Syrian/Lebanese father and a mother who is English, Irish and German. When Shannon was in 3rd grade, her family moved to Waco, Texas, where most of her relatives already lived. As a girl, Shannon took dance lessons, including tap, ...
Actress | A Walk in the Clouds
Evangelina Elizondo was born on April 28, 1929 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Gloria Evangelina Elizondo López-Llera. She was an actress, known for A Walk in the Clouds (1995), ¿Nos traicionará el presidente? (1988) and Un hombre en la trampa (1965). She was married to ...
99. Wilma Elles
Actress | Öyle Bir Geçer Zaman ki
Wilma Elles is a German actress known in more than 70 countries in Turkey, the Middle East, North Africa, Eastern and Central Europe for her lead-role in 'Filinta' and 'Yeter' and especially in the weekly TV series "Öyle bir gecer zaman ki" (As time goes by), which broke several viewer records and ...