Comic Book Actressesby Beardwood_19 | created - 17 Sep 2016 | updated - 5 months ago | Public
Actress | Her
Scarlett Johansson was born in New York City. Her mother, Melanie Sloan, is from a Jewish family from the Bronx, and her father, Karsten Johansson, is a Danish-born architect, from Copenhagen. She has a sister, Vanessa Johansson, who is also an actress, a brother, Adrian, a twin brother, Hunter ...
Ghost World (2001) - Rebecca The Spirit (2008) - Silken Floss Iron Man 2 (2010) - Natalie Rushman / Natasha Romanoff The Avengers (2012) - Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) - Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow Captain America: Civil War (2016) - Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow Captain Marvel (2019) - Natasha Romanoff Avengers: Endgame (2019) - Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow
Actress | Rent
This stunning and resourceful actress has been primarily a film player thus far. Only recently has she been opening herself up more to doing television (the series Gemini Division (2008), which she executive-produced), and animated voice-overs. Dawson's powerhouse talent stands out the most in edgy...
Josie and the Pussycats (2001) - Valerie Brown Men in Black II (2002) - Laura Vasquez Sin City (2005) - Gail Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) - Gail Daredevil (2015 TV Series) - Claire Temple Jessica Jones (2015 TV Series) - Claire Temple Luke Cage (2016 TV Series) - Claire Temple Iron Fist (2017 TV Series) - Claire Temple The Defenders (2017 TV Series) - Claire Temple ----- Wonder Woman (2009) - Artemis (voice) The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (2009) - Velvet Von Black (voice) Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015) - Wonder Woman (voice) Lego Dimensions (2015) - Batgirl (voice) Justice League vs. Teen Titans (2016) - Wonder Woman (voice) Justice League Dark (2017) - Wonder Woman (voice) The LEGO Batman Movie (2017) - Batgirl / Barbara Gordon (voice) The Death of Superman (2018) - Wonder Woman (voice) Reign of the Supermen (2019) - Wonder Woman (voice) Wonder Woman: Bloodlines (2019) - Wonder Woman / Princess Diana (voice)
Actress | The Avengers
Cobie Smulders was born on April 3, 1982, in Vancouver, British Columbia, to a Dutch father and an English mother. As a girl, Cobie had set her sights on becoming a doctor or a marine biologist. In fact, it wasn't until high school that Cobie started to explore acting after appearing in several ...
The Avengers (2012) - Agent Maria Hill Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 TV Series) - Maria Hill Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - Maria Hill Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) - Maria Hill Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - Maria Hill Avengers: Endgame (2019) - Maria Hill Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019) - Maria Hill Stumptown (2019 TV Series) - Dex Parios --- Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Shannon Bell ----- The Lego Movie (2014) - Wonder Woman (voice) Lego Marvel's Avengers (2016) - Agent Maria Hill (voice) The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) - Wonder Woman (voice)
Actress | Captain America: The First Avenger
Born in London, England, Hayley Elizabeth Atwell has dual citizenship of the United Kingdom and the United States. An only child, Hayley was named after actress Hayley Mills. Her parents, Alison (Cain) and Grant Atwell, both motivational speakers, met at a London workshop of Dale Carnegie's ...
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) - Peggy Carter Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 TV Series) - Peggy Carter Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter (2013) - Peggy Carter Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - Peggy Carter Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) - Peggy Carter Ant-Man (2015) - Peggy Carter Agent Carter (2015 TV Series) - Peggy Carter Avengers: Endgame (2019) - Peggy Carter ----- Captain America: Super Soldier (2011) - Peggy Carter (voice) Avengers Assemble (2013 TV Series) - Peggy Carter (voice) Lego Marvel's Avengers (2016) - Peggy Carter (voice)
Actress | Shakespeare in Love
A tall, wafer thin, delicate beauty, Gwyneth Kate Paltrow was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of noted producer and director Bruce Paltrow and Tony Award-winning actress Blythe Danner. Her father was from a Jewish family, while her mother is of mostly German descent. When Gwyneth was eleven, the ...
Actress | Arrow
Canadian actress Emily Bett Rickards was born on July 24, 1991. She attended film school after graduating high school, and also attended Alida Vocal Studio. She plays "Felicity Smoak" on the CW network's Arrow (2012) and The Flash (2014), and appears in the upcoming, acclaimed feature film, Brooklyn...
Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Felicity Smoak Arrow: Blood Rush (2013 TV Series) - Felicity Smoak The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Felicity Smoak Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Felicity Smoak Superhero Fight Club 2.0 (2016) - Felicity Smoak Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Felicity Smoak ----- Vixen (2015 TV Series) - Felicity Smoak (voice) Vixen: The Movie (2017) - Felicity Smoak (voice)
Actress | Supergirl
Melissa Marie Benoist is an American actress, singer and dancer. She was born in Littleton, Colorado , the daughter of Julie and Jim Benoist, a physician. Her paternal great-grandfather was of French descent. The rest of her ancestry is German, English, and Scottish. She started dance classes at ...
Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Kara Danvers / Supergirl / Overgirl The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Kara Danvers / Supergirl / Overgirl Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Kara Danvers / Supergirl / Bizarro / Overgirl Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Kara Danvers / Supergirl / Overgirl Superhero Fight Club 2.0 (2016) - Supergirl Batwoman (2019 TV Series) - Kara Danvers / Supergirl ----- Freedom Fighters: The Ray (2017 TV Series) - Overgirl (voice)
8. Zoe Saldana
Actress | Avatar
Zoe Saldana was born on June 19, 1978 in Passaic, New Jersey, to Asalia Nazario and Aridio Saldaña. Her father was Dominican and her mother is Puerto Rican. She was raised in Queens, New York. When she was 10 years old, she and her family moved to the Dominican Republic, where they would live for ...
9. Caity Lotz
Actress | The Machine
Caitlin Marie Lotz (born December 30, 1986) is an American actress, dancer, and singer. She is known for her roles as Stephanie Horton in Mad Men (2007), Officer Kirsten Landry in the MTV mockumentary series Death Valley (2011), as Annie in The Pact (2012), and as Sara Lance/White Canary in The ...
Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Sara Lance / The Canary The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Sara Lance / White Canary Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Sara Lance Superhero Fight Club 2.0 (2016) - White Canary Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Sara Lance / White Canary Batwoman (2019 TV Series) - Sara Lance / White Canary
Actress | The Unit
Audrey Marie Anderson is an American actress, born in Texas on March the 7th, 1975. She has been in film and television since 2000, working with notable directors such as David Mamet, Lisa Cholodenko and Antoine Fuqua. She appears on the television series, Arrow (2012), as Lyla Michaels. She is ...
The Walking Dead (2010 TV Series) - Lilly Chambler Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Lyla Michaels The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Lyla Michaels / Harbinger Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Lyla Michaels / Harbinger Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Lyla Michaels Batwoman (2019 TV Series) - Lyla Michaels / Harbinger
11. Halle Berry
Actress | Catwoman
Halle Berry was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Her father, Jerome Jesse Berry, was African-American, and worked as a hospital attendant. Her mother, Judith Ann (Hawkins), who is Caucasian, has English and German ancestry, and is a retired psychiatric nurse. Halle has an older sister, Heidi Berry. Halle ...
12. Famke Janssen
Actress | X-Men: The Last Stand
Famke Janssen was born November 5, 1964, in Amstelveen, the Netherlands, and has two other siblings. Moving to America in the 1980s, she modeled for Chanel in New York. Later, taking a break from modeling, she attended Columbia University, majoring in literature.
This model-turned-actress broke into...
13. Noel Neill
Actress | Superman Returns
Minnesota-born Noel Neill's ambition was to be a journalist like her father, the editor of a Minneapolis newspaper. However, she was hired by Bing Crosby to sing at the Turf Club at the race track in Del Mar, California (Crosby was one of the owners). Shortly thereafter, in 1941, she was signed to ...
14. Ruby Rose
Actress | Orange Is the New Black
Ruby Rose Langenheim (born 20 March 1986), better known as Ruby Rose, is an Australian model, DJ, boxer, recording artist, actress, television presenter, and MTV VJ. Rose emerged in the media spotlight as a presenter on MTV Australia, followed by several high-profile modelling gigs, notably as the ...
Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Kate Kane / Batwoman The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Kate Kane / Batwoman Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Kate Kane / Batwoman Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Kate Kane / Batwoman Batwoman (2019 TV Series) - Kate Kane / Batwoman --- Dark Matter (2015 TV Series) - Wendy the Android
15. Rebecca Romijn
Actress | X-Men
Rebecca Alie Romijn was born on November 6, 1972 in Berkeley, California. Her father was Dutch-born and worked as a custom-furniture maker. Her mother was American-born, with Dutch and English ancestry, and was a teacher of English. Rebecca attended Berkeley High School where her nickname was the "...
X-Men (2000) - Mystique X-Men 2 (2003) - Raven Darkholme / Mystique The Punisher (2004) - Joan X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) - Raven Darkholme / Mystique X-Men: First Class (2011) - Mystique Older ----- The Death of Superman (2018) - Lois Lane (voice) Reign of the Supermen (2019) - Lois Lane (voice) Batman: Hush (2019) - Lois Lane (voice)
16. Katie Cassidy
Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street
Katie Cassidy was born Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy on November 25, 1986, in Los Angeles, California. Her father, David Cassidy, was a pop star in the 1970s. Her mother, Sherry Williams, was a high fashion model in the early 1970s. Sherry left her career to concentrate on raising her 3 daughters,...
Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Laurel Lance / Black Canary / Black Siren The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Black Siren / Laurel Lance The Scribbler (2014) - Suki Superhero Fight Club (2015) - Black Canary Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Laurel Lance ----- Vixen (2015 TV Series) - Laurel Lance / Black Canary (voice) Vixen: The Movie (2017) - Black Canary / Laurel Lance (voice)
17. 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 ...
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - Wanda Maximoff Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) - Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch Captain America: Civil War (2016) - Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch Avengers: Endgame (2019) - Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch
18. Candice Patton
Actress | The Flash
Raised in Plano, Texas, Candice continued her childhood dream of becoming an actress by attending Southern Methodist University in Dallas where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.F.A in Theatre. It was here that she was scouted by The Young and the Restless for a CBS Soap Star Contest and flew ...
Actress | The Artist
Elizabeth "Bitsie" Tulloch is an American actress. She is known for her role as Juliette Silverton/Eve in the NBC television series Grimm.
Tulloch was born in San Diego, California, but grew up in Spain, Uruguay, and Argentina. "Bitsie" is not a contraction of Tulloch's given name, Elizabeth, but an...
20. Margot Kidder
Actress | Superman
Margot Kidder was born Margaret Ruth Kidder in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada, to Jocelyn Mary "Jill" (Wilson), a history teacher from British Columbia, and Kendall Kidder, a New Mexico-born mining engineer and explosives expert. Margot was a delightful child who took pride in ...
21. Adrianne Palicki
Actress | G.I. Joe: Retaliation
Adrianne Palicki was born on May 6, 1983 in Toledo, Ohio, to Nancy (French) and Jeffrey Palicki. Her father is of Polish and Hungarian descent, and her mother is of English and German ancestry. Adrianne graduated from Whitmer High School. She did not take the stage in her first play until she was a...
Actress | The Flash
Danielle Nicole Panabaker was born in Augusta, Georgia. Her younger sister, actress Kay Panabaker, starred in the TV series, Summerland (2004)(WB, 2004-05). Panabaker started acting at a summer camp, before joining community theater productions when she was 10-years-old. Panabaker moved to ...
Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Caitlin Snow / Killer Frost The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Caitlin Snow / Killer Frost Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Caitlin Snow / Killer Frost Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Caitlin Snow / Killer Frost ----- Freedom Fighters: The Ray (2017 TV Series) - Caitlin Snow (voice)
23. Jessica Alba
Actress | Fantastic Four
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 father is of Mexican descent (including Spanish and Indigenous Mexican roots), and her mother has Danish, Welsh, English, and French ancestry. Her family ...
24. Kirsten Dunst
Actress | Spider-Man
Kirsten Caroline Dunst is an American actress, who also holds German citizenship. She was born on April 30, 1982 in Point Pleasant, New Jersey, to parents Inez (née Rupprecht), who owned an art gallery, and Klaus Dunst, a medical services executive. She has a younger brother named Christian Dunst, ...
25. Marisa Tomei
Actress | My Cousin Vinny
Marisa Tomei was born on December 4, 1964, in Brooklyn, New York, to Patricia "Addie" (Bianchi), a teacher of English, and Gary Tomei, a lawyer, both of Italian descent. Marisa has a brother, actor Adam Tomei. As a child, Marisa's mother frequently corrected her speech as to eliminate her heavy ...
26. Danai Gurira
Actress | Black Panther
Danai Gurira was born in Grinnell, Iowa, to Josephine and Roger Gurira, who were from Zimbabwe. Her father was then teaching Chemistry at Grinnell College. When she was five, the family moved back to Zimbabwe, residing in the capital Harare. Gurira later returned to the United States, and studied ...
27. Karen Gillan
Actress | Selfie
Karen Sheila Gillan was born and raised in Inverness, Scotland, as the only child of Marie Paterson and husband John Gillan, who is a singer and recording artist. She developed a love for acting very early on, attending several youth theatre groups and taking part in a wide range of productions at ...
Actress | The Hunger Games
Was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016. With her films grossing over $5.5 billion worldwide, Jennifer Lawrence is often cited as the most successful actor of her generation. She is also thus far the only person born in the 1990s to have won an acting Oscar.
Jennifer Shrader ...
Actress | Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments
Katherine McNamara, named one of Vanity Fair's "Breakout Bunch," is an accomplished actor, dancer, singer/songwriter and was just awarded the 2018 People's Choice Award for Top Female Television Actress for her leading role of 'Clary Fray' in the Freeform series, Shadowhunters (2016) ; a ...
30. Natalie Portman
Actress | Black Swan
Natalie Portman is the first person born in the 1980s to have won the Academy Award for Best Actress (for Black Swan (2010)).
Natalie was born Natalie Hershlag on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel. She is the only child of Avner Hershlag, a Israeli-born doctor, and Shelley Stevens, an American-born...
31. Rene Russo
Actress | Nightcrawler
Rene Russo was born in Burbank, California, to Shirley (Balocca), a barmaid and factory laborer, and Nino Russo. She grew up on the wrong side of the tracks. Her father, a sculptor and mechanic, left the family when Rene was just two, and thus her mother raised Rene and her sister, Toni, as a ...
32. Florence Kasumba
Actress | Captain America: Civil War
Born in Kampala, Uganda on October 26th, 1976, Florence Kasumba is a German actress living in Berlin. She is best known for her work in the Marvel Cinematic Universe including roles in Captain America: Civil War (2016), Black Panther (2018) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018). She has also appeared ...
33. Carrie-Anne Moss
Actress | The Matrix
Carrie-Anne Moss was born and raised in Vancouver, Canada. At age 20, after studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, she moved to Europe to pursue a career in modeling. While in Spain she was cast in a regular role in the TV show Dark Justice which was produced in Barcelona for its first ...
34. Rachael Taylor
Actress | Transformers
Rachael Taylor grew up in Tasmania, Australia, with her parents Nigel and Christine Taylor. She began modelling during her teens, working for the Skye-Jilly International agency. She competed for Miss Teen Tasmania, as well as the Miss Universe/Miss World state finals. She moved to Sydney to ...
35. Diane Lane
Actress | Unfaithful
Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965, in New York. She is the daughter of acting coach Burton Eugene "Burt" Lane and nightclub singer/centerfold Colleen Farrington. Her parents' families were both from the state of Georgia. Diane was acting from a very young age and made her stage debut at the ...
36. Chyler Leigh
Actress | Not Another Teen Movie
Born in Charlotte, North Carolina and raised in Virginia Beach and Miami Beach, Chyler began her career in front of the camera at age 12 modeling for magazines and catalogues. Her success in print led to national commercials for Coca Cola and Wendy's, among others.
By 16 she had already completed ...
37. Jaime King
Actress | My Bloody Valentine
Jaime King was born on April 23, 1979 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for My Bloody Valentine (2009), Sin City (2005) and White Chicks (2004). She has been married to Kyle Newman since November 23, 2007. They have two children.
38. Anna Paquin
Actress | The Piano
Anna Paquin is the first millennial to have received an Academy Award nomination for acting, and the first to win.
She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, in 1982, to Mary (Brophy), an English teacher from Wellington, New Zealand, and Brian Paquin, a Canadian phys-ed teacher. Anna moved to her ...
Stunts | Avengers: Endgame
Monique Ganderton was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Monique has always been adventurous. She achieved high levels of track and field, equestrian show jumping and is also a certified snowboard instructor. Monique was involved in diving, gymnastics, softball, figure skating, equestrian and later...
40. Juliana Harkavy
Actress | Last Shift
Juliana Harkavy is an American actress of Dominican, Russian, African, Chinese, and Hungarian descent. Born on New Years Day in New York City and raised in Los Angeles, Harkavy has been appearing in theater, film, and television since the age of nine. Juliana was born to mother Berta Carela, an ...
41. Sarah Douglas
Actress | Superman
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 ...
Superman (1978) - Ursa Superman II (1980) - Ursa The Return of Swamp Thing (1989) - Dr. Lana Zurrell --- Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Jindah Kol Rozz ----- Iron Man (1994 TV Series) - Alana Ulanova (voice) Superman (1996 TV Series) - Mala (voice) Batman Beyond (1999 TV Series) - Donna Walker / Queen (voice) Green Lantern: The Animated Series (2011 TV Series) - Scar (voice)
Actress | Jigsaw
Laura Vandervoort is a versatile actress, producer and writer who not only crosses over genres, but also changes from character to character flawlessly embracing the essence of every role she plays. Laura has built an international fan from her extensive resume and has been consistently working as ...
43. Angela Bassett
Actress | Strange Days
Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters and on stages and television screens throughout the world. Angela Evelyn Bassett was born on August 16, 1958 in New York City, to Betty Jane (Gilbert), a social worker, and Daniel Benjamin Bassett, a ...
44. Hayley Lovitt
Actress | The Gifted
Hayley Lovitt grew up in small town Oklahoma and North Carolina. She began performing in theatre at age twelve.
She is most recognized as "Sage" the computer-brained mutant on "The Gifted," a Fox/Marvel show. Other television credits include "New Amsterdam," "Nashville," "Sleepy Hollow", and "The ...
45. Samantha Win
Actress | Army of the Dead
Samantha Win Tjhia (formerly Samantha Jo) was born in Barrie, Ontario, Canada to a Chinese father and Caucasian/Canadian mother, Charles and Leslie. She has two older brothers who reside in Toronto with the rest of her family. Samantha started acted at the age of 10, appearing in several toy ...
46. Amy Adams
Actress | Arrival
Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents, Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, a U.S. serviceman who was stationed at Caserma Ederle in Italy at the time. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as ...
47. Brit Morgan
Actress | Friend Request
48. Teri Hatcher
Actress | Tomorrow Never Dies
Teri Hatcher is an American actress, writer, presenter, and former NFL cheerleader. She is known for her television roles, portraying Lois Lane on the ABC series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993-1997), and as Susan Mayer on the television series Desperate Housewives (2004-2012), ...
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993 TV Series) - Lois Lane Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Ella Lane Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Rhea --- Tales from the Crypt (1989 TV Series) - Stacy
49. Morena Baccarin
Actress | Deadpool
Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta and journalist Fernando Baccarin. Her uncle was actor Ivan Setta. Morena has Italian and Brazilian Portuguese ancestry. She moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia...
Gotham (2014 TV Series) - Leslie Thompkins Deadpool (2016) - Vanessa Deadpool 2 (2018) - Vanessa ----- Justice League (2001 TV Series) - Black Canary / Dinah Lance / Edgar Mandragora (voice) Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008 TV Series) - Cheetah (voice) Son of Batman (2014) - Talia al Ghul (voice) Batman: Bad Blood (2016) - Talia al Ghul (voice) The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Gideon (voice)
50. Helen Slater
Actress | Supergirl
Helen Slater was born in Bethpage, New York, to Alice Joan (Citrin), a lawyer and peace activist, and Gerald Slater, a television executive. She was raised in Massapequa, Long Island, New York, and is of Eastern European Jewish descent. Appearing in many shows as a child, she attended the New York ...
Supergirl (1984) - Kara Zor-El / Supergirl / Linda Lee Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Lara-El Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Eliza Danvers ----- Batman: The Animated Series (1992 TV Series) - Talia al Ghul (voice) DC Super Hero Girls (2015 TV Series) - Martha Kent (voice) DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High (2016) - Martha Kent (voice) DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year (2016) - Martha Kent (voice)
51. Jamie Chung
Actress | Big Hero 6
Jamie Chung was born and raised in California, the daughter of Korean parents. She studied Economics at the University of California, Riverside. Chung's break came in 2004, when she was working in a sports bar. MTV held auditions for The Real World (1992) there, she tried out, and was successful, ...
52. Lena Headey
Actress | Game of Thrones
Lena Headey is a British actress. Headey is best known for her role as "Cersei Lannister" in Game of Thrones (2011) (2011-present) and The Brothers Grimm (2005), Possession (2002), and The Remains of the Day (1993). Headey stars as "Queen Gorgo", a heroic Spartan woman in the period film, 300 (2006)...
300 (2006) - Queen Gorgo Dredd (2012) - Ma-Ma 300: Rise of an Empire (2014) - Queen Gorgo ----- The Super Hero Squad Show (2009 TV Series) - Black Widow / Mystique (voice) Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2018 TV Series) - Big Mama (voice)
53. Allison Mack
Actress | Smallville
Mack was born in Germany but moved with her family to Long Beach, California, when she was 2. She began acting at 4 with print work and commercials, and began studying at The Young Actors Space in Los Angeles when she was 7. Before joining the cast of Smallville (2001), Allison starred in the ...
Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Chloe Sullivan Smallville: Chloe Chronicles (2003 TV Mini-Series) - Chloe Sullivan Smallville: Vengeance Chronicles (2006 TV Mini-Series) - Chloe Sullivan ----- The Batman (2004 TV Series) - Clea (voice) Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009) - Power Girl (voice)
54. Evangeline Lilly
Actress | Ant-Man
Evangeline Lilly, born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, in 1979, was discovered on the streets of Kelowna, British Columbia, by the famous Ford modeling agency. Although she initially decided to pass on a modeling career, she went ahead and signed with Ford anyway, to help pay for her University of ...
55. Tilda Swinton
Actress | We Need to Talk About Kevin
The iconoclastic gifts of the visually striking and fiercely talented actress Tilda Swinton have been appreciated by a more international audience of late.
She was born Katherine Mathilda Swinton on November 5, 1960, in London, England. Her mother, Judith Balfour, Lady Swinton (née Killen), was ...
56. Peyton List
Actress | The Tomorrow People
Peyton List was born on August 8, 1986, in Boston, Massachusetts. She grew up with her older sister Brittany, who works as a model in Germany, and her parents Sherri Anderson and Douglas "Doug" List. Peyton studied at the School of American Ballet in New York City and also played there on stage.
57. Jaimie Alexander
Actress | Thor
Jaimie Alexander was born in Greenville, South Carolina, but moved with her family to Grapevine, Texas, when she was four years old. She took theatre classes in grade school as a hobby but was kicked out in high school because she could not sing, and so she took up sports instead. At age 17 she ...
58. Parker Posey
Actress | Scream 3
Parker Posey was born two months premature in Baltimore, Maryland, to Lynda (Patton) and Chris Posey. The family moved to Monroe, La. and then Laurel, Mississippi, where Chris became owner of Laurel's own Posey Chevrolet. Parker attended high school at R. H. Watkins High School in Laurel, and ...
59. Tessa Thompson
Actress | Creed
The actress Tessa Lynn Thompson was born on October 3, 1983 in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of singer-songwriter Marc Anthony Thompson and the granddaughter of actor-musician Bobby Ramos. She was raised in Los Angeles before moving to Brooklyn, New York. Her father is of ...
60. 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...
61. Letitia Wright
Actress | Black Panther
Letitia Wright is a British-Guyanese actress. She is known for her portrayal of Shuri in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, beginning in 2018 with Black Panther (2018) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and for the film Urban Hymn (2015). She has also starred in The Commuter (2018) and Ready Player One...
62. Pom Klementieff
Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Pom Klementieff (born 3 May 1986) is a French actress. She was trained at the Cours Florent drama school in Paris and has appeared in such films as Loup (2009), Sleepless Night (2011) and Hacker's Game (2015). She plays the role of Mantis in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Guardians of the ...
63. Alexandra Shipp
Actress | X-Men: Apocalypse
Alexandra Shipp is known for her role as the iconic mohawked super heroine 'Storm' in Twentieth Century Fox's X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), directed by Bryan Singer. Shipp plays a younger version of 'Storm' (originally played by Halle Berry). Determined to make the mutant character her own, she ...
64. April Bowlby
Actress | Drop Dead Diva
April Michelle Bowlby was born on 30 July 1980 in Vallejo, California, USA. She and her family moved to Manteca, California, when she was a small child. April studied ballet, French and marine biology at Moorpark College, before deciding to pursue an acting career. She studied drama with Ivana ...
Actress | What Lies Beneath
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 ...
66. Erica Durance
Actress | The Butterfly Effect 2
Erica Durance was born on June 21, 1978 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for Smallville (2001) and Saving Hope (2012). She grew up with an older brother and sister on a turkey farm in Three Hills. After school, she moved to Vancouver to start her acting career. ...
67. Ellen Page
Actress | Juno
Ellen Grace Philpotts-Page was born on February 21, 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Martha Philpotts, a teacher, and Dennis Page, a graphic designer. Page wanted to start acting at an early age and attended the Neptune Theater School. She began her career at the age of 10 on the award-winning ...
68. Lucy Davis
Actress | Wonder Woman
Lucy Davis was born on February 17, 1973 in Solihull, West Midlands, England as Lucy Clare Davis. She is an actress and producer, known for Wonder Woman (2017), Shaun of the Dead (2004) and The Office (2001). She was previously married to Owain Yeoman.
Wonder Woman (2017) - Etta Epilogue: Etta's Mission (2017) - Etta The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018 TV Series) - Hilda Spellman
69. Ann Ogbomo
Actress | Wonder Woman
Ann worked extensively in theatre before embarking on her screen career. She was a member of the Olivier Award winning Histories Ensemble at the Royal Shakespeare Company and in 2017 was listed in The Guardian's top ten teachers ever played on stage for her performance as Jo in "School Play" at The...
70. Brooke Ence
Actress | Wonder Woman
71. Isabella Amara
Actress | Wilson
Isabella Amara is an American actress and vocalist. She will next star in Facebook Watch's Queen America opposite Catherine Zeta-Jones.
She recently played the role of 'Sally Avril' in the Marvel films, Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Spiderman: Homecoming(2017). She also starred in Fox ...
72. Olivia Cheng
Actress | Warrior
Olivia Cheng was born in Edmonton, Alberta. The dynamic actress was born to Cantonese-speaking immigrant parents, who were part of a co-founding group of parents that created the Edmonton Chinese Bilingual Education Association's Mandarin program within the city's public school system. She credits ...
73. Miranda Otto
Miranda Otto is an Australian actress. Otto is a daughter of actors Barry Otto and Lindsay Otto, and half-sister of actress Gracie Otto. She began her acting career at age 18 in 1986, and has appeared in a variety of independent and major studio films. Otto made her major film debut in Emma's War (...
Locke & Key (2011) - Nina Locke I, Frankenstein (2014) - Leonore The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018 TV Series) - Zelda Spellman
74. Gal Gadot
Actress | Wonder Woman
Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress, singer, martial artist, and model. She was born in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel, to a Jewish family. Her parents are Irit, a teacher, and Michael, an engineer, who is a sixth-generation Israeli. She served in the IDF for two years, and won the Miss Israel title in 2004.
75. Jessica Henwick
Actress | Monster Problems
Jessica Yu Li Henwick is an English actress. She is best known for her roles as Nymeria Sand in the HBO series Game of Thrones (2011), X-wing pilot Jessika Pava in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and Colleen Wing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, making her debut in the Netflix television series Iron...
76. Simone Missick
Actress | All Rise
Born in Detroit, Michigan, Simone always knew she was meant to perform. Growing up, Simone spent years playing the violin, singing, and playing sports before she decided to focus on acting. While in her first year as an English major at Howard University, she decided to take a theatre for ...
77. Deborah Ann Woll
Actress | True Blood
Deborah was born in 1985, in Brooklyn, New York, from Irish and German heritage. She took acting, piano and dance classes. She went to high school at Packer Collegiate Institute and graduated from the BFA program at the USC School of Theatre at the University of Southern California.
Deborah started ...
78. Wai Ching Ho
Actress | Daredevil
79. Eleanor Matsuura
Actress | Wonder Woman
Eleanor Matsuura (born c. 1983) is an English actress, who is best known for her roles as Hannah Santo in Spooks: The Greater Good, Bev in Utopia and as PC Donna Prager in Cuffs.
Matsuura was born in Tokyo and raised in Hertfordshire, England. She was trained at the Central School of Speech and ...
80. Tijuana Ricks
Actress | Luke Cage
Tijuana Ricks grew up in Gramercy, Louisiana.
Graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a double major in Performing Arts and Psychology and was a member of the sketch comedy troupe, Kaktabulz.
Tijuana received her MFA in Acting from the Yale School of Drama and lives in Los Angeles.
Actress | Orange Is the New Black
82. Isabella Hofmann
Actress | Burlesque
Isabella Hofmann was born on December 11, 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is an actress, known for Burlesque (2010), Homicide: Life on the Street (1993) and DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016). She was previously married to Steven Memel.
83. Ciara Renée
Actress | Legends of Tomorrow
Ciara Renee (born 19 October 1990), is a NYC actress, model, singer and dancer. Renée replaced Patina Miller in the Tony-Award winning Broadway revival of Pippin as Leading Player. She also appeared in Big Fish on Broadway, as The Witch, as well as regional productions of The Hunchback of Notre ...
84. Keri Adams
Actress | Arrow
85. Megan Fox
Actress | Transformers
Megan Denise Fox was born on May 16, 1986 in Oak Ridge, Tennessee to Gloria Darlene Tonachio (née Cisson), a real estate manager & Franklin Thomas Fox, a parole officer; she was raised in Rockwood, Tennessee during her early childhood. She began her drama & dance training at age 5 and at age 10, ...
Jonah Hex (2010) - Lilah Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) - April O'Neil Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) - April O'Neil
Actress | The Flash
Jessica Parker Kennedy is a Canadian actress of film and television. Born in Calgary, Alberta her first string of screen work began with the television film, Santa Baby (2006), as Lucy the Elf, a role she reprises in the television film sequel, Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe (2009). With a ...
87. Lyndsy Fonseca
Actress | Kick-Ass
Lyndsy Marie Fonseca was born in Oakland, California, and was raised first in Alameda and then Moraga, California. Lyndsy competed in the International Modeling & Talent Association, where she was recognized as the second runner-up for "Young Miss Dancer of the Year" and was the first runner-up for...
88. Leslie Bibb
Actress | Iron Man
Leslie Louise Bibb was born in Bismarck, North Dakota, on November 17, 1974, and raised in Nelson County, Virginia. Later she and her mother, along with her three older sisters, moved to Richmond, where Leslie attended an all-girls Catholic high school, St. Gertrude.
In 1990 The Oprah Winfrey Show (...
89. Emily Kinney
Actress | The Walking Dead
Emily Kinney is an American actress. She is best-known for her role as "Beth Greene" in the AMC television series, The Walking Dead (2010). Kinney was born in Wayne, Nebraska. She graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 2006. Kinney has had reoccurring roles and guest appearances on ...
Actress | RED
Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker was born on August 2, 1964 in Fort Jackson, South Carolina, the youngest of four children of Judge John Morgan Parker, and the former Caroline Louise Morell. She is of mostly Swedish, English, and Scottish descent. Her father's occupation took the family both around...
91. Rosemary Harris
Actress | Spider-Man
Rosemary Harris was born on September 19, 1927 in Ashby, Suffolk, England as Rosemary Ann Harris. She is an actress, known for Spider-Man (2002), Spider-Man 2 (2004) and Spider-Man 3 (2007). She was previously married to John Ehle and Ellis Rabb.
92. Elizabeth Banks
Actress | The Hunger Games
Elizabeth Banks was born Elizabeth Mitchell in Pittsfield, a small city in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts near the New York border, on February 10, 1974. She is the daughter of Ann (Wallace), who worked in a bank, and Mark P. Mitchell, a factory worker. Elizabeth describes herself as ...
93. Denise Quiñones
Actress | Smallville
Denise Quiñones was born on September 9, 1980 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Denise Marie Quiñones August. She is an actress, known for Smallville (2001), Smallville: Vengeance Chronicles (2006) and Aquaman (2006).
Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Andrea Rojas / Angel of Vengeance Smallville: Vengeance Chronicles (2006 TV Mini-Series) - Andrea Rojas / Angel of Vengeance Aquaman (2006) - Lt. Rachel Torres
94. Susannah York
Actress | Superman
The lovely Susannah York, a gamin, blue-eyed, cropped blonde British actress, displayed a certain crossover star quality when she dared upon the Hollywood scene in the early 1960s. A purposefully intriguing, enigmatic and noticeably uninhibited talent, she was born Susannah Yolande Fletcher on ...
95. Phyllis Coates
Actress | Adventures of Superman
Born in Wichita Falls, Texas, Phyllis Coates moved to Hollywood as a teenager with intentions of enrolling at UCLA. A chance encounter with Ken Murray in a Hollywood & Vine restaurant landed her in the comedian's vaudeville show. She started out as a chorus girl and worked her way up to doing skits...
Superman and the Mole-Men (1951) - Lois Lane Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series) - Lois Lane Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993 TV Series) - Ellen Lane
96. Yancy Butler
Actress | Kick-Ass 2
Yancy Butler was born and grew up in Greenwich Village, New York City during the 1970s, so it's not unusual that she chose to be an actor, being third generation showbiz. Her father is Joe Butler, the lead singer and drummer for the reunited Lovin' Spoonful; her mother, Leslie , was a company ...
97. Rochelle Okoye
Stunts | War for the Planet of the Apes
Rochelle is a Professional Hollywood Stunt Woman, Actress, Best Selling Author, Motivational Speaker and Co-Owner of Tristar Vancouver Martial Arts. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba and began her gymnastics career at the very early age of 2. When Rochelle was 7 yrs old, both her parents decided ...
Actress | Locke & Key
99. Charmin Lee
Actress | The 5th Wave
100. Natalie Alyn Lind
Actress | The Gifted
Natalie Alyn Lind, the oldest of the three Lind sisters, all working actresses, grew up surrounded by the entertainment industry. Her mother is also an actress who starred in feature films and on several TV series including the hit drama "One Tree Hill". Natalie booked her first guest role at 4 ...