Comic Book Actressesby Beardwood_19 | created - 17 Sep 2016 | updated - 3 months ago | Public
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) 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)
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
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 Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter (2013) - Peggy Carter Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - Peggy Carter Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 TV Series) - Peggy Carter Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) - Peggy Carter Ant-Man (2015) - Peggy Carter Agent Carter (2015 TV Series) - 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)
4. 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 ...
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 | 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 ...
Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Shannon Bell The Avengers (2012) - Agent Maria Hill Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) - Maria Hill Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) - Maria Hill Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 TV Series) - Maria Hill Avengers: Infinity War (2018) - Maria Hill ----- The Lego Movie (2014) - Wonder Woman (voice) Lego Marvel's Avengers (2016) - Agent Maria Hill (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 ...
8. 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 ...
Actress | X-Men: The Last Stand
Famke was born in the Netherlands, where she began her professional career as a model. She later moved to the United States, where she has made her home since 1984. Initially settling in New York, she majored in writing and literature at Columbia University and studied acting with Harold Guskin. ...
10. 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 ...
11. 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 Scribbler (2014) - Suki Superhero Fight Club (2015) - Black Canary The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Black Siren/Laurel Lance 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)
12. Melissa Benoist
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 The Flash (2014 TV Series) - Kara Danvers/Supergirl Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Kara Danvers/Supergirl/Bizarro Legends of Tomorrow (2016 TV Series) - Kara Danvers/Supergirl Superhero Fight Club 2.0 (2016) - Supergirl ----- Freedom Fighters: The Ray (2017 TV Series) - Overgirl (voice)
13. Caity Lotz
Actress | The Machine
Lotz started her career as a dancer, touring with Avril Lavigne and Lady Gaga, starring in music videos, including Lady Gaga's. In 2005, Lotz joined the girl group, "Soccx". In 2006, the group released their debut single, "From Dusk Till Dawn (Get The Party Started)", which was followed up, in 2007...
14. 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 ...
15. Juliana Harkavy
Actress | Arrow
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 ...
16. Briana Venskus
Actress | The Walking Dead
Briana Venskus was born on August 19, 1984 in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA as Briana Laurel Venskus. She is known for her work on The Walking Dead (2010), Grace and Frankie (2015) and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013).
17. 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...
Stunts | Avengers: Infinity War
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...
19. 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 "...
Actress | The Entrance
21. 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 ...
22. Sarah Douglas
Actress | Superman II
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) - Science Director/Scar (voice)
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 ...
24. 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 mother has Danish, Welsh, German, English, and French ancestry, while her father is of Mexican descent (including Spanish and Indigenous Mexican roots). Her ...
25. 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, ...
26. Florence Kasumba
Actress | Captain America: Civil War
Florence Kasumba is a German actress living in Berlin. She has been filming in the English, German and Dutch languages since 2000. She is best known for her work in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the films Captain America: Civil War (2016), Black Panther (2018) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018). ...
27. Carrie-Anne Moss
Actress | The Matrix
Carrie-Anne Moss was born on August 21, 1967, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the youngest of two children of Barbara and Melvyn Moss. At age 20, she moved to Europe to pursue a career in modeling; in Spain she was cast in a regular role in the TV show Dark Justice (1991), which was produced in ...
28. 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 ...
29. 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 ...
30. 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 later led to national commercials for Coca Cola and Wendy's, among others.
By age 16, she had already ...
31. 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 ...
32. 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.
33. 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 ...
34. Kendall Cross
Actress | The Butterfly Effect
After graduating from high school in Kamloops, B.C., Kendall attended the University of British Columbia where she completed a B.F.A. in stage acting. She landed her first television audition in the series, Highlander (1992). She has since appeared in numerous television and film projects which ...
35. 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 ...
36. Lynda Boyd
Actress | The Age of Adaline
Lynda Boyd has been an actress for over 30 years. She was born in Vancouver and is a versatile performer with an extensive stage, television, film, animation and radio career.
Over the years, Lynda has played Diane Keaton's best friend, Leslie Neilsen's wife, Owen Wilson's confidante and Jennifer ...
37. 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 ...
38. Teri Hatcher
Actress | Tomorrow Never Dies
Teri Lynn Hatcher was born in Palo Alto, California, the only child of Esther (Beshur), a computer programmer, and Owen Walker Hatcher, Jr., a nuclear physicist and electrical engineer. She has Syrian (from her immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, and Czech ancestry. Teri grew up in ...
Tales from the Crypt (1989 TV Series) - Stacy Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993 TV Series) - Lois Lane Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Ella Lane Supergirl (2015 TV Series) - Rhea
39. 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)
40. 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 Real World (1992) there, she tried out, and was successful, ...
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) - Miho Gotham (2014 TV Series) - Valerie Vale The Gifted (2017 TV Series) - Clarice Fong/Blink ----- X-Men: Destiny (2011) - Aimi Yoshida (voice) Big Hero 6 (2014) - Go Go (voice) Big Hero 6: Baymax Returns (2017) - Go Go Tomago (voice) Big Hero 6: The Series (2017 TV Series) - GoGo Tomago (voice)
41. Tricia Helfer
Actress | Battlestar Galactica
Tricia Helfer is a Canadian cover girl model-turned-actress who has developed her resume beyond the catwalk to include many diverse roles highlighting her versatile and natural screen presence. Best known as the face of the series, and for her Leo award-winning lead performance as the humanoid, ...
Human Target (2010 TV Series) - Stephanie Dobbs Powers (2015 TV Series) - Angela Lange Lucifer (2015 TV Series) - Charlotte ----- Spider-Man: Web of Shadows (2008) - Black Cat (voice) The Spectacular Spider-Man (2008 TV Series) - Black Cat/Felicia Hardy (voice) Green Lantern: First Flight (2009) - Boodikka (voice) The Super Hero Squad Show (2009 TV Series) - Sif (voice)
42. 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)
43. Teryl Rothery
Actress | Stargate SG-1
A Vancouver, British Columbia, native, Teryl Rothery always knew she wanted to be an entertainer. She began her career as a dancer at age thirteen when she performed in her first musical, "Bye Bye Birdie". Her role in "Annie Get Your Gun" earned her a Most Outstanding Performer award with her ...
Smallville (2001 TV Series) - Board Member #2/Real Estate Agent Arrow (2012 TV Series) - Jean Loring iZombie (2015 TV Series) - Mrs. Sparrow ----- Sabrina the Teenage Witch in Friends Forever (2002) - Miss Fetid (voice) X-Men: Evolution (2000 TV Series) - Margali Sefton (voice)
44. 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/Silver Banshee/Eva Greer/Brainiac/Gretchen Winters/Dawn Stiles/Madelyn Hibbins 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)
Actress | Smallville
Laura Vandervoort is a Canadian actress, writer and producer whom has become well known worldwide from her roles as Indigo on 'Supergirl', Kara (Supergirl) on 'Smallville,' Lisa on the series 'V,' the lead of the series 'Bitten' Elena along with many other films and television series. She has a ...
46. Britt Irvin
Actress | Hot Rod
Brittney Irvin was born on November 10th, 1984 in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. She began dancing ballet when she was 6-years-old and, shortly after, started taking music more seriously and began singing in festivals. She decided she wanted to start acting, too. When she turned ten, she claimed roles in...
47. 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 ...
48. Amy Acker
Actress | Angel
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas where she graduated Lake Highlands High School, Amy Acker is the oldest of four children; she has two sisters and one brother. An acting major at Southern Methodist University, Amy acted in several college theater productions. She appeared in various roles during ...
49. Lena Headey
Actress | Game of Thrones
Lena Headey is a British actress. She was born in Bermuda to parents from Yorkshire, England, where she was raised. She is the daughter John Headey, a police officer, and his wife Sue. Headey is best known for her role as "Cersei Lannister" in Game of Thrones (2011) (2011-present) and The Brothers ...
50. Parker Posey
Actress | Scream 3
Parker Posey was born 2 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, Mississippi...
51. 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 an Ashkenazi 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 ...
52. 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 ...
53. Wai Ching Ho
Actress | Daredevil
54. 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 a regular on the show "The Gifted," a Fox/Marvel show, in which she plays "Sage" the computer-brained mutant. Other television credits include "Nashville," "...
55. Sarah Grey
Actress | Power Rangers
Sarah Grey is a Canadian actress. Grey was born in British Columbia, Canada. Grey has appeared on shows such as Almost Human (2013), and Bates Motel (2013) playing young Norma Bates. Her first film role came in 2013, when she landed the part of Jennifer Beals' daughter Julia, in the film ...
56. Karen Gillan
Actress | Selfie
Karen Sheila Gillan was born and raised in Inverness, Scotland, the daughter of Marie (Paterson) and 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 her school,...
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 ...
Actress | Orange Is the New Black
59. Andrea Brooks
Actress | When Calls the Heart
Andrea Brooks is a Canadian actress who began her acting career at age fifteen after being spotted at an open casting call for figure skaters for the Disney film Ice Princess (2005). Some of Andrea's television credits include roles on Supernatural (2005), iZombie (2015), UnREAL (2015), and ...
60. Samantha Jo
Actress | Wonder Woman
Samantha Jo was born on March 29, 1991 in Barrie, Ontario, Canada. She is known for her work on Wonder Woman (2017), Snow Steam Iron (2017) and Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011). She has been married to Allen Jo since May 14, 2011.
61. Ciara Renée
Actress | Arrow
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 ...
62. Keri Adams
Actress | Arrow
63. 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
64. Laura Haddock
Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy
Laura Haddock was born on August 21, 1985 in England. She is an actress, known for Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017). She has been married to Sam Claflin since July 30, 2013. They have two children.
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 ...
66. 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 ...
67. Megan Fox
Actress | Transformers
Megan Denise Fox was born in Rockwood, Tennessee, to Gloria Darlene (Cisson) and Franklin Thomas Fox, a parole officer. Megan began her training in drama and dance at age 5 and, at age 10, moved to St. Petersburg, Florida where she continued her training and finished school. Megan began acting and ...
Jonah Hex (2010) - Lilah Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) - April O'Neil Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) - April O'Neil
68. 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...
Actress | Weeds
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...
Actress | Arrow
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 ...
71. 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 ...
72. Brit Morgan
Actress | True Blood
73. 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 (...
74. Tiera Skovbye
Actress | Riverdale
Tiera Skovbye was born in Vancouver, Canada. She comes from a Scandinavian background and most of her extended family reside in Sweden and Denmark.
She began her acting career at the age of seven when she was spotted by an agent at the Children's Festival in Vancouver. After several commercial ...
75. Christine Adams
Actress | Tron
Film and television actress Christine Adams was born in London, United Kingdom.
She starred on several British and American films and television series since early 2000s.
On television, she is known for roles as "Katherine Williams Osgood" on the British miniseries, NY-LON (2004); "Simone Hundin" on ...
76. 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...
77. Leonor Varela
Actress | Blade II
Leonor Varela was born on December 29, 1972 in Santiago de Chile, Chile, the daughter of Leonor Palma, a massage therapist, and Francisco Varela (Francisco Javier Varela Garcia), a biologist, neuroscientist, and philosopher. Her family fled to Costa Rica, leaving behind the dictatorship of Augusto ...
78. 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.
79. 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 ...
80. Natalie Brown
Actress | The Strain
81. 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.
82. Elena Satine
Actress | Strange Angel
Elena Satine hails from the Black Sea coast of the "Russian Riviera" in Sochi. She began her professional career at the tender age of 6 when she appeared on the popular Russian children's variety show "Morning Star". On a spontaneous trip to New York City, the young actress attended an open call ...
83. Elysia Rotaru
Actress | Arrow
Elysia Rotaru was born on November 9, 1984 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as Crystal Elysia Lorraine Rotaru. She is an actress and producer, known for Arrow (2012), Dead Again in Tombstone (2017) and Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011).
84. Kari Coleman
Actress | The Amazing Spider-Man
Kari Coleman is an actress, known for The Amazing Spider-Man (2012), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) and Multiplicity (1996). She has been married to Kyle Secor since January 28, 2002. They have two children.
85. Jodelle Ferland
Actress | Case 39
Jodelle Micah Ferland has built up an impressive resume filled with roles in film, television and, at the beginning of her career, commercials. Born on October 9, 1994, she got her start in an episode of CTV's Cold Squad (1998), before landing the lead role in her first film, Mermaid (2000) at an ...
86. Laura Mennell
Actress | Watchmen
Laura Mennell's a Canadian actress who grew up in Mission, British Columbia. Over the past decade, she's built a successful and busy career and is best known for her work on shows like Syfy's Alphas (2011) and Haven (2010), A&E's Emmy Nominated Flight 93 (2006), as well as Warner Brothers ...
87. Jovanna Burke
Actress | The True Heroines
Jovanna Huguet was born to a Peruvian mother and Canadian father. Growing up in Vancouver, Canada she had the privilege of learning English and French in school, while speaking Spanish at home with her family.
Her mother who had always loved dance, noticed Jovanna's natural ability to move at a ...
88. Chelah Horsdal
Actress | Hell on Wheels
Chelah's currently shooting season 4 of The Man In The High Castle, for which she won the Leo award, and recently wrapped two films, I'm Not A Bad Person alongside Tim Guinee and Spontaneous with Katherine Langford and Charlie Plummer. She's had a packed few years with two seasons of DirectTV's You...
89. Melanie Papalia
Actress | Hell or High Water
90. 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
Actress | Saw II
Emmanuelle Vaugier is a Canadian actress, singer, and model. She began acting in grade school, after she was cast as an understudy in a play and had to fill in when the lead actor became ill. She modeled in Japan for three years. She made her acting debut in the 1995 made-for-TV movie drama, A ...
92. Erica Cerra
Actress | Power Rangers
Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Erica Cerra discovered her love of acting by her 8th birthday. After appearing in numerous commercials Erica decided to take a break from acting. Returning to the business at 22, she decided to dedicate herself whole-heartedly to living as a professional actor. ...
93. Françoise Yip
Actress | AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem
At an early age Francoise passed on an opportunity to study in music and chose to persue a degree in Political Science. It was during those years, Francoise started with modeling. That career didn't last long, but she did get the opportunity to star with Jackie Chan in Rumble in the Bronx. For her ...
94. Rachel Hayward
Actress | Stolen Daughter
Known as a series regular in Chris Carter's Harsh Realm (1999) for FOX and in the leading role in the 2015 movie for TV, Stolen Daughter (2015), Rachel Hayward was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario and landed her first acting role in the feature "Fun Park" at the age of 17. When Rachel made the ...
95. Christina Cox
Actress | Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments
The youngest of three girls, Christina was born just outside Toronto. She carried a double major of theater and dance at the prestigious Arts York at Unionville High School. She went on to further her training at the Ryerson Theatre School of Toronto, among such alumni as Eric McCormack and David ...
96. Michelle Hurd
Actress | Blindspot
Michelle Hurd was born on December 21, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Blindspot (2015), Ash vs Evil Dead (2015) and The Glades (2010). She has been married to Garret Dillahunt since 2007.
97. Tracy Waterhouse
Actress | The Arrangement
98. Kea Wong
Actress | X-Men: The Last Stand
Actress | The Matrix Reloaded
Jada Koren Pinkett Smith was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to Robsol Grant Pinkett, Jr., a contractor, and Adrienne Banfield-Jones, a nurse. They divorced after only a few months of marriage. Her father is of African-American descent and her mother is of Afro-Caribbean ancestry (from Barbados and ...
100. Angela Bassett
Actress | Strange Days
Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters, 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 preacher's son...