Without a doubt, Asian females have been some of the most beautiful and revered celebrities in the world. Some notable ones include: Yuko Oshima, Yang Mi, Azumi Asakura, Aya Ueto, Koyuki Matsumoto and Ayumi Hamasaki.
What makes these individuals so special? It is not just their beauty or talents that make them stand out but also their dedication to making an impact on society. What are you waiting for? Check them out!
Table of Contents
- 1. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
- 2. Gong Li
- 3. Ziyi Zhang
- 4. Priyanka Chopra
- 5. Ming-Na Wen
- 6. Lucy Liu
- 7. Grace Park
- 8. Deepika Padukone
- 9. Karrueche Tran
- 10. Yunjin Kim
- 11. Jennifer L.Yen
- 12. Awkwafina
- 13. Zhang Jingchu
- 14. Fan Bing Bing
- 15. Arden Cho
- 16. Lynn Chen
- 17. Gemma Chan
- 18. Sonoya Mizuno
- 19. Freida Pinto
- 20. Katrina Kaif
- 21. Lee Ha-nee
- 22. Liu Yifei
- 23. Jamie Chung
- 24. Kiko Mizuhara
- 25. Victoria Song
- 26. Mehwish Hayat
- 27. Naomi Scott
- 28. Lana Condor
- 29. Janel Parrish
- 30. Solenn Heussaff
- 31. Meisa Kuroki
- 32. Tabitha Nauser
- 33. Lauren Tsai
- 34. Victoria Loke
- 35. Claudia Kim
- 36. Tara Sutaria
- 37. Zhang Yuqi
- 38. Liza Soberano
- 39. Maya Ali
- 40. Jing Lusi
- 41. Carmen Soo
- 42. Yukie Nakama
- 43. Freida Pinto
- 44. Fiona Fussi
- 45. Constance Lau
- 46. Kelly Hu
- 47. Maggie Q
- 48. Kristin Kreuk
- 49. Song Hye Kyo
- 50. Celeste Thorson
- 51. Elly Tran
1. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was born in 1973 in India. She might be well known for her stunning beauty, but she’s also a very talented actress. She has won two Filmfare awards for Best Actress and four International Indian Film Academy Awards.
2. Gong Li
Gong Li was born in China. Although her name may sound exotic, she was born in the city of Qingdao, China. She has won many awards throughout her career for various roles, including one Golden Globe Award. Her most recognizable role is probably her performance alongside Takeshi Kaneshiro in “Raise the Red Lantern” (1991).
3. Ziyi Zhang
Ziyi Zhang was born in 1979 in Beijing, China. Ziyi’s career started at a very young age when she was just sixteen years old. She is known for her roles in “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” and “Memoirs of a Geisha.”
4. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra was born in 1982 in Jamshedpur, India. She is an actress and singer. She has won numerous awards, including Filmfare Award, Screen Awards, Bollywood Movie Awards, and I.T.A. awards.
5. Ming-Na Wen
Ming-Na Wen was born in Macau. She is cast as the leading role in several films. She has won an Emmy Award for her performance as Mei Changsuo on “The Joy Luck Club.” Ming-Na is also well known for her role as Melinda May in the series “Agents of S.H. I.E.L.D.”
6. Lucy Liu
Lucy Liu was born in 1968 in New York. She is an American actress, producer, and artist. She has been involved in many films, including “Charlie’s Angels,” “Ally McBeal,” and the film series “Elementary.”
7. Grace Park
Grace Park was born in 1974 in California, U.S. She is an American-Canadian actress. She had co-starring roles in many films: “A&E series The Cleaner” (2008), “Battlestar Galactica” (2009), “Fox series Human Target” (2010).
8. Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone was born in 1986 in Mumbai, India. She is a popular Indian actress who has performed in Bollywood films and American Hollywood movies. Deepika has won many awards for her acting, including three Filmfare Awards and she is included among the country’s most popular figures, and Time named her one of the world’s 100 most important people in 2018.
9. Karrueche Tran
Karrueche Tran was born in 1988 in California, America. She is an American actress and model. She had starred in many films as: “TNT series Claws” (2017), “The Bay” (2013). She won Daytime Emmy Award and became the first person of Asian Pacific American ancestry to receive this Award.
10. Yunjin Kim
Yunjin Kim was born in South Korea. She is best known for her role in the hit television series “Lost”; she played Sun Kwon, a character abducted as a young girl and raised in captivity by an English-speaking person. She is also a model and has appeared on the cover of “G.Q.” and “Maxim.”
11. Jennifer L.Yen
Jennifer L. Yen is an actress who was born in 1975. She is a Chinese American actress who has been in films such as Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue (2000), Power Rangers Time Force (2001), and Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue (2000).
Awkwafina was born in 1988 in the U.S.A. as Nora Lum. She is a rapper and actress who has been all over television in recent years. She starred in the comedy television series The Farewell (2019). Thanks to that, she settled for the best female nomination.
13. Zhang Jingchu
Zhang Jingchu was born in China. She’s known for being one of the biggest divas in China. She’s also a talented actress nominated for the “Most Popular Actress” award at the Huading Awards. She is the first Chinese actress to be voted “Top Asian Female Pariah” by Singaporean magazine, New Sunday.
14. Fan Bing Bing
Fan Bing Bing was born in China under the name Bai Qi. She made it big when a movie director discovered her at the age of 18. Throughout the years, she’s stwas born in 1981 in China under the name Bai Qi. She made it big when a movie director discovered her at the age of 18. Throughout the years, she’s starred in many movies including My Fair Princess, Lost in Beijing, and Buddha Mountain. She is known for her stunning beauty and has starred in many Chinese films..
15. Arden Cho
Arden Cho was born in 1985 in the United States. She is an American actress, singer and model. Arden Cho is known for her roles in many films as My First Crush, Mega Python vs. Gatoroid, and Chicago Med 3.
16. Lynn Chen
Lynn Chen was born in 1976 in the U.S.A. She is a Taiwanese-American actress and singer. She is best recognized for her portrayal as Vivian Shing in the film Saving Face, for which she received the 2006 Asian Excellence Awards’ “Outstanding Newcomer Award.”
17. Gemma Chan
Gemma Chan was born in 1982 in England. While she was raised in Hong Kong, she has now moved to Los Angeles. She has appeared in various television shows, including Law & Order, C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation, Desperate Housewives, and The Mentalist. She also starred in some films such as Exam, Submarine, and Belles Familles.
18. Sonoya Mizuno
Sonoya Mizuno was born in Japan, but she grew up in London, England. She grew up to be an international model and has been featured in commercials for Pepsi and Coca-Cola. She was the face of Givenchy in 2013 and has walked the runway for various designers. She is a fashion model and actress.
19. Freida Pinto
Freida Pinto was born in India. She is best known for acting in the film Slumdog Millionaire, a movie that won an Oscar. She is also a producer of the movie. Freida Pinto has also appeared in the X-Men franchise, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, and Fantastic Four. She has even been featured on the cover of G.Q. magazine twice.
20. Katrina Kaif
Katrina Kaif was born in 1983 in British Hong Kong. She is a British actress She started her career in many films as: “Bharat”, “Bang Bang!”, and “Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani”. Even though she has more of an Indian background rather than a British one, she still looks good on-screen.
21. Lee Ha-nee
Lee Ha-nee was born in 1983 in South Korea. She is a South Korean actress, model, and classical musician. She is famous for her smile and stellar acting skills. She competed in the global Miss Universe 2007 pageant and placed third runner-up.
22. Liu Yifei
Liu Yifei was born in 1987 in China. Yifei rose to prominence after acting as Mulan, the titular heroine in the Disney live-action film Mulan. She also has appeared in music videos and commercials and has modeled for many magazines.
23. Jamie Chung
Jamie Chung was born in 1983 in the United States. She is also a talented actress and singer and appeared in several American T.V. shows such as “MTV reality series The Real World: San Diego”. She starred in many films: “Dragonball Evolution”, “The Gifted”, “Big Hero 6”, etc.
24. Kiko Mizuhara
Kiko Mizuhara was born in Japan. She’s best known for her movie Teru Teru Bozu Bozu, which was released in 2013. She also starred in the movie Momo e no Michi and 31: It may sound like a childish show, but it’s an action film about a secret organization that trains girls into fighters and assassins.
25. Victoria Song
Victoria Song was born in 1987 in China. She is a Chinese singer, dancer, actress, and model. She rose to prominence as a cast member of KBS’s Invincible Youth and as a cast member of We Got Married Season 2.
26. Mehwish Hayat
Mehwish Hayat was born in 1988 in Pakistan. She is an actress. She had starred in many films as ‘Actor in Law”, “Load Wedding”, “Punjab Nahi Jaungi”. She was awarded the Lux Style Award and was given the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz by the Pakistani government in 2019.
27. Naomi Scott
Naomi Scott was born in England. She started acting in 2005 and later played Jasmine’s singing voice of Princess Merida of Disney’s Brave. In addition, she has been featured as a model in the celebrity issue of Glamour Magazine.
28. Lana Condor
Lana Condor was born in California. She is of Vietnamese descent and is a very talented young actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Brianna in “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.” She has also appeared in “Sucker Punch” and “X-Men: Apocalypse.” Her acting career is very young, but she has the potential to rise to the top.
29. Janel Parrish
Janel Parrish was born in 1988 in Orlando, Florida. She is a singer and actress. She is famous for her role in many films: “Pretty Little Liars”, “To All the Boys”
In 2007, she released her first single, “Rainy Day,” that she created herself, along with a music video.
30. Solenn Heussaff
Solenn Heussaff was born in the Philippines. Solenn is also a beauty queen who won the Miss Philippines Earth beauty pageant in 2004. Solenn is currently an entrepreneur and an actress. She has started her clothing line, jewelry line, and accessories company called S.L.H. New York Boutique. She’s also appeared in many modeling campaigns for brands like Belo
31. Meisa Kuroki
Meisa Kuroki was born in 1988 in Osaka, Japan. She is an actress, model and singer. She made her acting debut in 2004 and she has appeared in numerous television dramas, commercials, films, and stage productions.
32. Tabitha Nauser
Tabitha Nauser was born in Singapore in 1992. She is a vocalist as well as an actress. “Bulletproof” and “Crash This Party” are two of her most well-known songs. She also had an appearance on the TV show Singapore Social.
33. Lauren Tsai
Lauren Tsai was born in 1998 and was raised in Los Angeles. She is a model and an American actress. She’s subsequently appeared in magazines, advertisements, catalogs, and fashion events all around the world, including Japan and Hawaii.
34. Victoria Loke
Victoria Loke was born in 1992 in Singapore. She is a Singaporean actress and model. She modeled for Coca-Cola, MTV, and Avon in marketing campaigns and advertisements for international streetwear labels, as well as internet pictorials.
35. Claudia Kim
Claudia Kim was born in South Korea in 1985. She began her career as a model before moving on to become a television actress. She made her acting debut in the television drama Queen of the Game in November 2006.
36. Tara Sutaria
Tara Sutaria was born in 1995 in India. She made appearances in films such as “The Suite Life of Karan & Kabir” and “Oye Jassie”. She was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut and won the Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut.
37. Zhang Yuqi
Zhang Yuqi was born in 1986 in Shandong, China. She started her career as a model and has been acting since 2005. Her first major role was in the 2008 film CJ7, which garnered her national acclaim and launched her acting career.
38. Liza Soberano
Liza Soberano was born in 1998 in the Philippines. She is a Filipina-American actress, model, singer. Liza is known for her beautiful smile and charming personality. Her career started on the Filipino T.V. show Lola. She was the lead actress in Forevermore. She has been in many different movies already.
39. Maya Ali
Maya Ali was born in 1989 in Pakistani. She is a Pakistani actress with a great talent for acting. She has been in several Pakistani drama series and has been cast for a lead role in the most recent “Teefa in Trouble” and “Parey Hut Love”. In addition to acting, she dances and does modeling as well.
40. Jing Lusi
Jing Lusi was born in 1985 in China. Her parents are originally from Tibet. She is a famous Chinese actress who has worked in many films and television shows in China. However, she made her name when she starred in the film “tan Lee’s Lucky Man”
41. Carmen Soo
Carmen Soo was born in 1977 in Malaysia. She is an actress and model. Carmen Soo began modeling when she was 17 years old and relocated to Hong Kong at the age of 20 to pursue a modeling career that has taken her all across Asia, including Singapore
42. Yukie Nakama
Yukie Nakama was born in Japan. She’s known for acting in many television shows and movies, but she is also a singer for pop music. She’s graced many covers for fashion magazines, including “Vivi,” “Cawaii! Japan”, and “U-Girl.” She also hosted her show on T.V. Asahi. She loves dancing and has performed at New York City’s Lincoln Center.
43. Freida Pinto
Freida Pinto was born in the Indian city of Bombay in 1984. She is a British actress best known for her work in the drama “Hillbilly Elegy” and the Showtime miniseries “Guerrilla.” “Slumdog Millionaire,” her first film, is a drama.
44. Fiona Fussi
Fiona Fussi was born in 1996 in Singapore. She is a very talented actress who also has a degree in economics. She has won awards for her modeling and was even crowned Elite Model Look Singapore 2011. She is not only gorgeous but very intelligent as well. Following her first movie, she made appearances in many different films.
45. Constance Lau
Constance Lau was born in Singapore. She has been making a name for herself in the magazine industry and getting more attention from the public. She is one of the most popular models in Singapore. She has won two beauty contests in Singapore and has also landed an exclusive contract with Chanel. She won the “Beauty of the Year” award in 2015, beating out fellow models Stefanie Sun, Michelle Chia, and others.
46. Kelly Hu
Kelly Hu was born in Hawaii. She was born in the United States, but she’s a quarter Korean and a quarter Chinese. She’s a very talented actress who has been in both television and film for over thirty years. She has been in movies such as The Scorpion King, X-Men 2, and television shows such as Ally McBeal
47. Maggie Q
Maggie Q was born in 1979 in Oregon. She is an actress and model. She is best known for starring as Tori Wu in the dystopian science-fiction action film Divergent. Maggie also starred in movies such as Divergent and Crank: High Voltage. While she might be one of Hollywood’s most gorgeous celebrities, she is also an accomplished actress who has won an Oscar and three Emmy awards.
48. Kristin Kreuk
Kristin Kreuk was born in Canada. She began modeling at the age of 15 and eventually made it to international fame. She has been featured in ads for Guess, O.P.I., M.A.C. Cosmetics, and Estee Lauder. Kristin was the lead role of Lana Lang in The C.W.’s Smallville. She left the show after two seasons due to contract disputes, but she still has fans that are thankful for her talent.
49. Song Hye Kyo
Song Hye Kyo was born in South Korea. She’s a Korean model, actress, and television personality. She started modeling at the age of 17 and has appeared in many beautiful print ads and television commercials. Hye Kyo has been featured in many Korean magazines and has been on the cover of Elle Korea.
50. Celeste Thorson
Celeste Thorson was born in 1984 in the United States. She started her career as a model. She appeared on the covers of many magazines, including Asian culture magazine. She is most well known for her role in the movies “How I Met Your Mother”, “Heartbeat”, “The Exes”.
51. Elly Tran
Elly Tran is a Vietnamese actress and model. She was born in Hanoi, Vietnam to Sinhalese parents from Sri Lanka. Elly moved to the United States when she was young and has been living there ever since. In her previous life, she went by “Liz” but later changed it due to a conflict with an American actor named Liza Soberano who shares the same name as her. She began modeling at age 10 for various clothing brands such as Levi’s Kids and Baby Gap which lead to acting roles in films including The Glass Castle (2017) and Bad Grandpa .