2017 Women

by stupec | created - 08 Jun 2016 | updated - 1 day ago | Public

1. Demi Lovato

Soundtrack | Camp Rock

Born in 1992 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Demi Lovato started out as a child actor on Barney & Friends. In 2007, Demi Lovato got a part on a short Disney Channel show called As the Bell Rings, and then she landed the starring role of the movie Camp Rock. While filming Camp Rock, Demi Lovato began ...

2. Michelle Borth

Actress | Shazam!

Michelle Borth was born on August 19, 1978 in Secaucus, New Jersey, USA as Michelle Teresa Borth. She is an actress, known for Shazam! (2019), Hawaii Five-0 (2010) and Teenage Cocktail (2016).

3. Leslie Zemeckis

Actress | Beowulf

Leslie Zemeckis was born on February 5, 1969 in the USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Beowulf (2007), A Christmas Carol (2009) and Mabel, Mabel, Tiger Trainer (2018). She has been married to Robert Zemeckis since December 4, 2001. They have two children.

4. Rose McIver

Actress | The Lovely Bones

Rose McIver is an actress from New Zealand. She is the daughter of John George Whitfield "Mac" McIver and Ann "Annie" Coney. Her father is a professional photographer, while her mother is an artist. Rose has an older brother, musician Paul McIver.

When only 2-years-old, McIver started appearing in ...

5. Emily Rose

Actress | Haven

Emily Rose was born on February 2, 1981 in Renton, Washington, USA. She is known for her work on Haven (2010), Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016) and ER (1994). She has been married to Dairek Morgan since December 6, 2009. They have two children.

6. Rose Leslie

Actress | The Last Witch Hunter

Rose Leslie is a Scottish actress. Her leading on screen debut was at age 21 in the television film New Town (2009). She is famous for playing Ygritte in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones (2011). Leslie also appeared in the films Now Is Good (2012) and The Last Witch Hunter (2015).

Leslie was ...

7. Hattie Gotobed

Actress | Game of Thrones

Hattie (Ghita in Game of Thrones Season 5) has been named one of Britain's female rising stars by IMDB and Screen Terrier for 2016. She won Best Actress for her role in Daisy at the Marbella International Film Festival October 2016 where she plays a terminally ill girl with EB alongside Max Brown. ...

8. Torrey DeVitto

Actress | The Rite

Torrey Joël DeVitto stars in the NBC drama, Chicago Med (2015). From the same creators of Chicago Fire (2012) and Chicago P.D. (2014), the latest spin-off focuses on the day-to-day chaos of the team of doctors running the ER. Torrey plays "Natalie Manning", doctor in the ER Pediatrics division. ...

9. Kelli Williams

Actress | The Practice

Kelli Williams was born in California on June 8, 1970. Though she had appeared in commercials since she was a baby, she was discovered by her agent at her high school play ("Romeo and Juliet"), in which she starred as Juliet opposite General Hospital (1963)'s Steve Burton. In the early 1990s, she ...

10. Jess Weixler

Actress | Teeth

Jessica Weixler is an American actress. She played Dawn O'Keefe in the comedy-horror film Teeth and Jordan in the comedy The Big Bad Swim. Weixler graduated in 1999 from Atherton High School in Louisville, Kentucky, where she also attended the Walden Theatre Conservatory Program and was in The ...

11. Melanie Tonello

Actress | Cheaper by the Dozen 2

Canadian born Melanie Tonello has had the honor of working with many world famous stars including: Julianne Moore and Woody Harrelson in "The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio", where she plays the role of Barbara: eighth of the ten children of Evelyn Ryan - of whom the film tells the inspirational ...

12. Jessica Rizo

Jessica Yvonne Rizo was born in Los Gatos, California, and was raised nearby in the small historical town of Saratoga. She has a mixed background including Italian, Spanish, Irish and Native American. Jessica began performing at the age of 7 and was a natural, involving herself in local talent ...

13. Paralee Cook

Actress | Detective McLean

Paralee Cook was born on June 8, 1972. She is known for her work on Ties That Bind (2015), Once Upon a Time (2011) and The Killing (2011).

14. Annabelle Wallis

Actress | The Mummy

Annabelle Wallis is an English actress best known for her roles as Jane Seymour in Showtime's period drama The Tudors, Grace Burgess in the BBC drama Peaky Blinders, and for the films Annabelle (2014), and The Mummy (2017). She was born in Oxford, but spent much of her childhood in Portugal, ...

16. Lily-Rose Depp

Actress | Tusk

Lily-Rose Depp was born 27 May, 1999 in Paris, France. Her mother is French singing sensation Vanessa Paradis, and her father is American actor Johnny Depp. Her little brother, John "Jack" Christoper III, joined the clan in 2002. During Lily-Rose's early years, the Depp-Paradis family divided their...

17. Charlotte Townsend

Ready Player One

Charlotte Townsend is known for her work on Ready Player One (2018), This Is 40 (2012) and Live by Night (2016).

18. Penélope Cruz

Actress | Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Known outside her native country as the "Spanish enchantress", Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born in Madrid to Eduardo Cruz, a retailer, and Encarna Sánchez, a hairdresser. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer, re-enacting TV commercials for her family's amusement, but she decided to ...

19. Milla Jovovich

Actress | Le cinquième élément

Milla Jovovich is an Ukrainian-born actress, supermodel, fashion designer, singer and public figure, who was on the cover of more than a hundred magazines, and starred in such films as The Fifth Element (1997), Ultraviolet (2006), and the Resident Evil (2002) franchise.

Milica Bogdanovna Jovovich ...

20. Olivia Munn

Actress | The Newsroom

Lisa Olivia Munn was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Her mother, Kimberly Schmid, lived in Vietnam, and is of Chinese ancestry, while her father, Winston Barrett Munn, is from a family with deep roots in the American South. Olivia's parents divorced when she was two years old, and she was raised ...

21. Katy Perry

Actress | The Smurfs

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 ...

22. Indiana Evans

Actress | Home and Away

Indiana Rose Evans born 27 July 1990 is an Australian actress and singer-songwriter, best known for her roles in Home and Away as Matilda Hunter, H2O: Just Add Water as Bella Hartley, and Blue Lagoon: The Awakening as Emmaline Robinson. Evans had an interest in performing since the age of five, ...

23. Ewa Da Cruz

Actress | As the World Turns

Ewa was born and raised in Norway. Her name is Portugese, but she is half Norwegian and half Egyptian.

She went to American Academy of Dramatic Arts (AADA) in New York. Upon graduation she was invited to join AADA's own Theatre Company and did so for one year where she was a part of four big stage ...

24. Sanny van Heteren

Actress | Unknown

German-born Sanny grew up in southern Spain and began making appearances as part of the local theatre community at eight years of age. She later moved to London, England attending "Hurtwood House" the boarding school that Emily Blunt, Hans Zimmer and Jack Huston also came from. During her early ...

25. Amanda Renberg

Actress | Hip Hip Hora!

Amanda started out as a 6-year-old in the Swedish short film "Happy Birthday", which she was scouted for during a ballet class. Coming from a family of academics the choice of a life on stage and in front of the camera was far from obvious, still she knew at a very early age that this was her ...

26. Danielle C. Ryan

Actress | The Cat in the Hat

Danielle Ryan Chuchran was born in Upland, California but moved to Utah shortly after. She started her career with some ads, before she had her first role at the age of seven in "Little Secrets". With her part as Thing One in "The Cat in the hat" she consolidated her position as child-actress and ...

27. Sofía Lama

Actress | Sin Senos No Hay Paraíso

Sofia Lama was born in Puebla, Mexico, a state rich with culture and tradition in the center of Mexico . She started acting at the age of 11 and was the star of several TV shows for kids including Disney Club with Disney Channel Mexico.

At the age of 18 Sofia moved to Mexico City. She starred in the...

28. Jennifer Kitchen

Actress | This Means War

Jennifer Kitchen was born on June 9, 1971 in North York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for This Means War (2012), Firewall (2006) and Everything's Gone Green (2006).

29. Megan Devine

Actress | Boyhood

Megan Devine has always had a free spirit to be herself and a witty personality that hides nothing. Megan Sean-Nicole Devine was born June 9, 1994 in Austin, Texas and was home schooled since first grade with her siblings. Megan began her love for performing when she started competitive figure ...

30. Sky Nellor

Actress | Oneworld Music Beat

Sky Nellor was born on June 9, 1971 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is an actress, known for Oneworld Music Beat (1998), Cover Wars (2001) and Social (2011).

31. Alexis Grace

Actress | Bad, Bad Men

Alexis Grace was born on June 9, 1987 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Alexis Grace Middleton. She is an actress, known for Bad, Bad Men (2016), Trailer Park Boys: Out of the Park (2016) and Calls from the Unknown (2016).

32. Rachel Travers

Actress | Asylum Seekers: Begging for Entry

Rachel Travers was born on June 9, 1978 in England. She is an actress.

33. Alessandra Torresani

Actress | The Big Bang Theory

Alessandra Torresani was born Alessandra Olivia Toreson in Palo Alto, California. Before becoming an actress, Alessandra studied dancing and singing from the age of two and achieved a Black Belt in Tae-Kwon-Do by the age of nine. Torresani's television debut was at age nine when she hosted the WB ...

34. Alexandra Daddario

Actress | Baywatch

Alexandra Anna Daddario was born on March 16, 1986 in New York City, New York, to Christina, a lawyer, and Richard Daddario, a prosecutor. Her brother is actor Matthew Daddario, and her grandfather was congressman Emilio Daddario (Emilio Q. Daddario), of Connecticut. She has Italian, Irish, ...

35. Alexa Davalos

Actress | Defiance

Alexa Davalos was born in Paris, France, to American parents, Jeff Dunas, a photographer, and Elyssa Davalos, an actress. Her father's family were Jewish immigrants (from Russia and Lithuania). After a quintessentially bohemian childhood that found her straddling New York, Paris, Italy and Los ...

36. Shailene Woodley

Actress | Divergent

Actress Shailene Woodley was born in Simi Valley, California, to Lori (Victor), a middle school counselor, and Lonnie Woodley, a school principal. She has one brother, Tanner. She was educated at Simi Valley High School in California. When Woodley was four years old she began commercial modeling. ...

37. Margot Robbie

Actress | Suicide Squad

Margot Elise Robbie was born on July 2, 1990 in Dalby, Queensland, Australia to Scottish parents. Her mother, Sarie Kessler, is a physiotherapist, and her father, is Doug Robbie. She comes from a family of four children, having two brothers and one sister. She graduated from Somerset College in ...

38. Scottie Thompson

Actress | 12 Monkeys

Scottie Thompson grew up in Richmond, Virginia. With a love for dance and performing Thompson started dancing ballet at an early age. She danced professionally with the Richmond Ballet, before going on to receive a bachelor's degree from Harvard University. While there, she discovered her love for ...

39. Erika Hoveland

Actress | Before I Wake

Erika Hoveland was born in Alberta, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for Before I Wake (2016), Sparkle (2012) and Proxy (2013).

40. Annabeth Gish

Actress | Mystic Pizza

A versatile actress, Annabeth Gish weathered the transition from child actor to adult, with a variety of dramatic and comedic roles on film and television.

Anne Elizabeth Gish was born on March 13, 1971 in Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved with her family to Cedar Falls, at the age of two. Her ...

41. Kate Bosworth

Actress | Superman Returns

Kate Bosworth was born in Los Angeles, California, to Patricia (Potter), a homemaker, and Harold Bosworth, who was an executive for Talbots. Unlike the characters Bosworth has portrayed in television and in film, which are known as "townies", Kate spent most of her childhood in different cities and...

42. Kyla Deaver

Actress | The Conjuring

Kyla Deaver is an actress, known for The Conjuring (2013) and Before I Wake (2016).

43. Brie Larson

Actress | Room

Brie Larson has built an impressive career as an acclaimed television actress, rising feature film star and emerging recording artist. A native of Sacramento, Brie started studying drama at the early age of 6, as the youngest student ever to attend the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco...

44. Linda Cardellini

Actress | Brokeback Mountain

Linda Edna Cardellini was born in Redwood City, California, to Lorraine (Hernan) and Wayne David Cardellini, a businessman. She is of Italian (from her paternal grandfather), Irish (from her mother), German, English, and Scottish descent. Linda grew up in the San Francisco Bay area, California, the...

45. Olivia Wilde

Actress | Tron

Actress and activist Olivia Wilde is a modern day renaissance woman, starring in many of Hollywood's acclaimed productions, while simultaneously giving back to the community.

Wilde was born on March 10, 1984 in New York City. Her parents are Leslie Cockburn (née Leslie Corkill Redlich) and Andrew ...

46. Kate Siegel

Actress | Hush

Kate Siegel was born on August 9, 1982 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA as Kate Gordon Siegelbaum. She is an actress and writer, known for Hush (2016). She has been married to Mike Flanagan since February 6, 2016.

47. Jessica Lowndes

Actress | A Mother's Nightmare

Jessica Lowndes was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in 1988. She studied at the Pacific Academy in Surrey. Jessica is an actress and an aspiring Singer. She has written 4 known songs: "Never Lonely", "Break", "Fly Away" and "Goodbye". This last one was heard in an episode of the series ...

48. Teresa Palmer

Actress | I Am Number Four

Actress and model Teresa Palmer has gathered some impressive film credits. She was born in Adelaide, South Australia, to Kevin Palmer, an investor, and Paula Sanders, a former missionary and nurse. She completed high school at Mercedes College in 2003, where she was a popular student who was ...

49. Nicola Peltz

Actress | Transformers: Age of Extinction

Nicola Peltz is emerging as a force to be reckoned with, on both the big and small screen. Her most prominent roles include the series Bates Motel (2013), and the films The Last Airbender (2010) and Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014).

Nicola was born in Westchester County, New York, to Claudia (...

50. Zoey Deutch

Actress | Set It Up

A vibrant and diversely talented actress, Zoey Deutch most recently starred in Netflix's romantic comedy Set It Up (2018). In addition, she produced and starred in The Year of Spectacular Men (2017). Set It Up and The Year Of Spectacular Men were both released on June 15, 2018. Recently, Deutch ...

51. Julianne Hough

Actress | Rock of Ages

A true triple-threat, Emmy Award-winner Julianne Hough is known to audiences around the world for her success in the worlds of film, television and music. She became a household name virtually overnight as a two-time professional champion on ABC's top-rated "Dancing With the Stars," before making a...

52. Aubrey Plaza

Actress | Safety Not Guaranteed

Aubrey Christina Plaza (born June 26, 1984) is an American actress and comedian known for her deadpan style. She portrayed April Ludgate on Parks and Recreation (2009), and after appearing in supporting roles in several films, had her first leading role in the 2012 comedy Safety Not Guaranteed (...

53. Mo Collins

Actress | Knocked Up

Mo Collins was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. She attended Dudley Riggs Brave New Workshop, honing her improvisation and sketch-writing skills. After many theater productions, dozens of commercials and two films, including Jingle All the Way (1996), she moved to LA. Within a year, she landed ...

54. Elizabeth Olsen

Actress | Martha Marcy May Marlene

Elizabeth Chase "Lizzie" Olsen (born February 16, 1989) is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the films, Silent House (2011), Liberal Arts (2012), Godzilla (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and Captain America: Civil War (2016). For her role in the critically-acclaimed Martha ...

55. Emily VanCamp

Actress | Revenge

Emily Irene VanCamp (born May 12, 1986) is a Canadian actress, known for her lead roles on the WB series Everwood (2002), the ABC dramas Brothers & Sisters (2006) and Revenge (2011), and as Sharon Carter / Agent 13 in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) and Captain America: Civil War (...

56. Jessica Chastain

Actress | Zero Dark Thirty

Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and ...

57. Darcy Donavan

Actress | Modern Family

Darcy Donavan is an American born actress and recording artist with a German, Italian and Brazilian ancestry. Born in Miami, Florida and raised in Nashville, Tennessee, Darcy began her career in the entertainment industry as a child actor and starred in number of national television commercials at ...

58. Nina Dobrev

Actress | The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Nikolina "Nina" Constantinova Dobreva was born in Sofia, Bulgaria. She moved to Canada at the age of two and grew up in Toronto, Ontario. From a very young age, she showed great enthusiasm and talent for the arts: Dance, Gymnastics, Theatre, Music, Visual arts, and Acting! Modeling jobs led to ...

59. Zoé De Grand Maison

Actress | Orphan Black

Zoé De Grand Maison was born on May 3, 1995 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is an actress, known for Orphan Black (2013), Motive (2013) and A Christmas Horror Story (2015).

60. Amy Forsyth

Actress | Rise

An Ontario native, Actress Amy Forsyth's love for performing arts began with ballet at her local dance studio in Stouffville, a small town Northeast of Toronto. She later transitioned to musical theatre and following ten years of performing, signed with an agent to explore film and television.

Most ...

61. Michelle Nolden

Actress | The Time Traveler's Wife

Michelle Nolden was born in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress and director, known for The Time Traveler's Wife (2009), RED (2010) and Saving Hope (2012). She is married to Chris Szarka.

62. Katelyn Nacon

Actress | The Walking Dead

Katelyn Nacon was born June 11, 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia USA, daughter of Mark and Natalie Nacon, is recurring on the #1 cable television show, AMC series, The Walking Dead. Katelyn portrays the quiet and mysterious teenager Enid, whom Carl (played by Chandler Riggs) meets shortly after arrival in ...

63. Zoey Monroe

Actress | Bitter Sweet

Cute and petite 5'2" blonde Zoey Monroe was born on June 11, 1992 in Detroit, Michigan. Her first job was working at a Hollister Co. clothing store. Zoey began her career in the adult entertainment industry dancing at a strip club in her native Detroit; she decided to pursue a career in porn in ...

64. Jelly Howie

Actress | Knight of Cups

Jelly Howie was born on June 11, 1987 in Orange County, California, USA as Jennifer Ann Howie. She is an actress, known for Knight of Cups (2015), The Spoils of Babylon (2014) and After the Rain (2016).

65. Zita Vass

Actress | Children of the Corn

Zita Vass was born on June 11, 1989 in La Jolla, California, USA as Zita Vanessa Vass. She is an actress and producer, known for Children of the Corn (2009).