It’s a common misconception that all famous people, including actresses, actors, and superstars, are incredibly tall. A few of Hollywood’s most well-known superstars are on the shorter side. Many famous women are short, even though you probably assumed they were taller. All of these ladies are 5’5 ′′ or less, yet have substantially more prominent personalities than their height would suggest. Following is a list of Hollywood’s most beautiful and skilled 5’3″ Tall women.
Table of Contents
- 1. Brittany Murphy
- 2. Mimi Keene
- 3. Natalie Portman
- 4. Malala Yousafzai
- 5. Billie Eilish
- 6. Ruth Negga
- 7. Lupita Nyong’o
- 8. Malaika Arora
- 9. Ariana Grande
- 10. Scarlett Johansson
- 11. Demi Lovato
- 12. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
- 13. Selma Blair
- 14. Sarah Jessica Parker
- 15. Kate McKinnon
- 16. Jesy Nelson
- 17. Jodie Foster
- 18. Rooney Mara
- 19. Emilia Clarke
- 20. Isla Fisher
- 21. Kim Kardashian
- 22. Mila Kunis
- 23. Alison Brie
- 24. Elisha Cuthbert
- 25. Vanessa Hudgens
- 26. Lady Gaga
- 27. Kristen Bell
- 28. Jessica Chastain
- 29. Hayden Panettiere
- 30. Nicki Minaj
- 31. Anna Kendrick
- 32. Salma Hayek
- 33. Winona Ryder
- 34. Lucy Liu
- 35. Lucy Hale
- 36. Kylie Minogue
- 37. Lena Dunham
- 38. Amy Poehler
- 39. Dakota Fanning
- 40. Eva Longoria
- 41. Shakira
- 42. Christina Aguilera
- 43. Lily-Rose Depp
- 44. Drew Barrymore
- 45. Carrie Underwood
- 46. Rose McGowan
- 47. Shania Twain
- 48. Pink
- 49. Kristin Kreuk
- 50. Emmanuelle Chriqui
- 51. Kathy Griffin
1. Brittany Murphy
|Date of Birth||November 10, 1977|
|Date of Death||December 20, 2009|
|Place of Birth||Atlanta of the U.S. state of Georgia.|
|Occupation||Actress and singer|
Brittany Murphy studied at the Verne Fowler School of Dance and Theatre Arts in Colonia, New Jersey, back in 1982. She began her musical theater training at age four and lived in New York until she was thirteen when she relocated to California.
In 1997, Murphy made her Broadway debut with seasoned performers Anthony LaPaglia and Allison Janney in a production of Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge.
She performed the version with dance musician Paul Oakenfold and has acted in several films (including Clueless, Girl, Interrupted, 8 Mile, Sin City, and Riding in Cars with Boys). It topped the charts as America’s most popular dance song in 2006.
2. Mimi Keene
|Date of Birth||5 August 1998|
|Place of Birth||Hertfordshire|
Mimi Keene began her career as a child actress on stage, and she made her debut as a professional performer in the role of Janey in Kin at The Royal Court Theatre from November 19th to December 23rd, 2010.
She has roles as Brandy May Lou in the 2013 season of CBBC’s Sadie J and Jade Dawes in the 2013 season of Our Girl.
She played Cindy Williams in EastEnders from 2013 until 2015, when she was a series regular on the show. As a result of her performance, she was nominated for both the British and the Inside Soap Awards.
In 2019, she starred in the film Close and played a younger version of Edith Tolkien in the film adaptation of the book Tolkien. She also began portraying Ruby Matthews in the Netflix series Sex Education.
3. Natalie Portman
|Date of Birth||9 June 1981|
|Place of Birth||Jerusalem, Israel|
|Occupation||Actress, director, and producer|
Since Natalie Portman was a young adult, she has had a successful career in the film industry. She has starred in various films, including large-scale commercial successes and more intimate, independent films.
During this time, she has also enjoyed a successful career in the music industry, recording and releasing several albums.
She is the proud winner of several major prizes, including, amongst others, an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.
In 2004, Natalie Portman was recognized with a Golden Globe Award, in addition to receiving a nomination for an Academy Award in the category of Best Supporting Actress.
4. Malala Yousafzai
|Date of Birth||12 July 1997|
|Place of Birth||Mingora, Swat, Pakistan|
|Occupation||Activist for female education|
Malala Yousafzai is well-known for promoting human rights, particularly the education of women and children, in her home, Swat, in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The Pakistani Taliban have, on occasion, prevented girls from attending school in this region.
On October 10, 2014, it was announced that Yousafzai and the Indian Kailash Satyarthi would share the Nobel Peace Prize. As a result, Yousafzai became the youngest to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
She was highlighted as one of the most critical persons in the world in the years 2013, 2014, and 2015 issues of Time magazine.
In 2017, she was presented with honorary Canadian citizenship and set a record for being the youngest to ever speak in front of Canada’s House of Commons.
5. Billie Eilish
|Date of Birth||December 18, 2001|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Singer and songwriter|
Billie Eilish has been honored with several prestigious awards, including two American Music Awards, two Guinness World Records, three MTV Video Music Awards, three Brit Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and three MTV Video Music Awards.
She is the youngest performer in the Grammy Awards history to win all four general field categories in the same year. In addition to Best New Artist, she also won Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Album of the Year.
She was included on the first-ever Time 100 Next list, published in 2019, and the Time 100 list, published in 2021.
Eilish is considered one of the most successful musicians of the 2010s, as stated by both the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and Billboard.
6. Ruth Negga
|Date of Birth||4 May 1981|
|Place of Birth||Addis Ababa, Ethiopia|
Ruth Negga was considered for the Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her work in “The Shape of Water.”
She was awarded the Critics Film Award for Best Actress, the Independent Film Award, and the Irish Film and Television Award for acting excellence. She was put forward for consideration for the BAFTA Rising Star Award.
The Irish Times published a list of Ireland’s finest cinema actors in 2020, and Negga was placed tenth on that list.
In addition, she was selected to represent Ireland as the Berlin Film Festival’s Shooting Star in 2006.
7. Lupita Nyong’o
|Date of Birth||1 March 1983|
|Place of Birth||Mexico City, Mexico|
Lupita Amondi Nyong’o has received several honors, including an Academy Award, a Daytime Emmy Award, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.
She has been nominated for a Golden Globe, two BAFTAs, two Primetime Emmys, and a Tony Award.
People magazine ranked her the most attractive woman of 2014. Forbes named Nyong’o one of Africa’s “50 Most Powerful Women” in 2020.
8. Malaika Arora
|Date of Birth||23 October 1973|
|Place of Birth||Thane, Maharashtra, India|
|Occupation||Actress, dancer, model, VJ, and television personality.|
When MTV India was launched, Malaika Arora was chosen to be a VJ. At the beginning of her career, she conducted interviews and presented shows like Club MTV; subsequently, she co-hosted Love Line and Style Check with Cyrus Broacha.
Malaika then began a career as a model. She was featured in several commercials, including album tracks like Bally Sagoo’s “Gur Naalo Ishq Mitha” alongside Jas Arora and item numbers.
In 2012, she was a celebrity spokesperson for Taiwan Excellence.
Besides judging and hosting roles on MTV’s Supermodel of the Year 2019 and India’s Best Dancer 2020, she judges India’s Got Talent.
9. Ariana Grande
|Date of Birth||June 26, 1993|
|Place of Birth||Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, and actress|
Ariana Grande’s four-octave vocal range has gained critical praise, and her personal life has attracted much media coverage.
Throughout her career, she has garnered several awards, including two Grammys, one Brit Award, one Bambi Award, two Billboard Music Awards, three American Music Awards, nine MTV Video Music Awards, and 27 Guinness World Records.
She was included in Time’s annual list of the world’s 100 most influential people in 2016 and 2019 and the Forbes Celebrity 100 in 2019-2020.
Billboard named Grande Woman of the Year in 2018, the best pop singer of 2019, and the most successful female artist to launch in the 2010s.
10. Scarlett Johansson
|Date of Birth||November 22, 1984|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
Scarlett Johansson is the best-paid actress in the world and has topped Forbes’ Celebrity 100 both in 2018 and 2019.
She made Time magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2021.
Johansson is the highest-grossing actress in the history of the film industry, with almost $14.3 billion collected from her film releases worldwide.
She has won a Tony Award and a British Academy Film Award and has been nominated for two Oscars and five Golden Globes.
11. Demi Lovato
|Date of Birth||August 20, 1992|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, singer, and songwriter|
“This Is Me,” which was Demi Lovato’s debut single and a duet with Joe Jonas, was included on the soundtrack of the earlier movie. The song reached its highest position on the Billboard Hot 100 at nine.
Lovato has sold over 24 million albums in the United States alone. She has won many prizes and accolades for her work, including an MTV Video Music Award, 14 Teen Choice Awards, 5 People’s Choice Awards, and 2 Latin American Music Awards.
A Guinness World Record, and it was featured on the yearly list of the top 100 most influential people in Time magazine in 2017.
12. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
|Date of Birth||January 13, 1961|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, comedian, and producer|
Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus has won more Emmys than almost any other TV performer in the United States.
With eight acting wins and three producing awards, she has a total of eleven Emmys. She also has two Critics’ Choice Television Awards, five American Comedy Awards, and nine Screen Actors Guild Awards.
She was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2010.
Louis-Dreyfus was included as one of the world’s 100 most influential artists by Time in 2016.
The Kennedy Center honored her with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, considered the country’s most fantastic comedic accolade, in 2018.
13. Selma Blair
|Date of Birth||June 23, 1972|
|Place of Birth||Southfield, Michigan, U.S.|
Selma Blair had previously demonstrated her acting prowess in various parts in movies and on television before she became well-known for her significant part.
Working with both children and animals is something that Blair enjoys doing. She has been involved in equestrian activities since she was 17.
She fills her leisure time with activities such as ice skating and a collection of black-and-white photographs.
Michelle Pfeiffer presented Blair with the Equity in Entertainment Award during the gala that honored the power 100 women that took place in December of 2021.
14. Sarah Jessica Parker
|Date of Birth||March 25, 1965|
|Place of Birth||Nelsonville, Ohio, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress and producer|
Sarah Jessica Parker has been honored with some prestigious awards over her career, including six Golden Globes and two Primetime Emmys.
In 2022, she was recognized by Time magazine as one of the 100 most essential individuals all over the world.
Two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Comedy Series, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards were bestowed upon her throughout her career.
Through her participation in a range of promotional activities, she has also become the public face of several of the most well-known fashion companies in the world.
15. Kate McKinnon
|Date of Birth||January 6, 1984|
|Place of Birth||Sea Cliff, New York, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, comedian, and writer|
In 2007, Kate McKinnon became a part of the founding cast of The Big Gay Sketch Show on Logo TV, where she remained a cast member for all three seasons of the show’s run.
McKinnon was awarded the Logo NewNowNext Award for Best Rising Comic in 2009.
In 2010, she was considered for an Emerging Comic Award nomination from the ECNY.
There have been ten times that Kate McKinnon has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award.
She has won the Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics award once and the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nine times, most recently in 2016 and 2017.
16. Jesy Nelson
|Date of Birth||14 June 1991|
|Place of Birth||Romford, London, England|
|Occupation||Singer and songwriter|
As a member of Little Mix, one of the world’s best-selling girl groups, from 2011 to 2020, Jessica Louise Nelson rose to popularity.
She has had six studio albums and five songs that peaked at number one on the UK Singles Chart with her band Little Mix.
After quitting Polydor Records in 2022 due to “creative disagreements,” Nelson signed with American label Republic Records after leaving Little Mix the previous year.
Her first song, “Boyz,” featured rapper Nicki Minaj, was released in October 2021 and reached position #4 on the UK Singles Chart.
17. Jodie Foster
|Date of Birth||November 19, 1962|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress and filmmaker|
Among the many honors bestowed upon Jodie Foster are the Academy Award, the British Academy Film Award, the Golden Globe, and the Cecil B. DeMille Award (which she received posthumously).
She has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy for her directing efforts.
She was ranked No. 23 on Channel 4’s list of the 100 Greatest Movie Stars of All Time and was awarded the Most Beautiful Woman in the World by People magazine in 1992.
The magazine Entertainment Weekly ranked her 57th on their list of the 100 Greatest Movie Stars of All Time in 1996.
Hollywood’s Hollywood Walk of Fame, located at 6927 Hollywood Boulevard, honored her in 2016 with a star for her film achievements.
18. Rooney Mara
|Date of Birth||April 17, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Bedford, New York, U.S.|
Patricia Rooney Mara has been nominated for several awards and distinctions, including two Academy Awards, a British Academy Film Award, two Golden Globe Awards, and the Best Actress award at the Cannes Film Festival. In addition, she won the award for Best Actress at the Cannes Film Festival.
Rooney Mara is well-known for her philanthropic work, and she is the creator of the Uweza Foundation. This organization provides financial support for activities that promote economic independence for children and families living in the Kibera slum in Nairobi.
In addition to that, she is the creator of the vegan clothing company known as Hiraeth Collective.
19. Emilia Clarke
|Date of Birth||23 October 1986|
|Place of Birth||London, England|
Emilia Clarke’s enchanting and sophisticated presence and tremendous performance in “Game of Thrones” was enough to win our hearts.
In addition to being a gifted actor, the musician can sing and play many instruments, including the piano, guitar, and flute.
In 2017, she earned a total of £2 million for each episode of her work on Game of Thrones, making her one of the highest-paid performers working in television.
She is the recipient of several awards and nominations, including a Saturn Award, an Empire Award, and four nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award.
Clarke was recognized as one of the 100 most influential persons in the world by Time magazine in 2019.
20. Isla Fisher
|Date of Birth||3 February 1976|
|Place of Birth||Muscat, Oman|
|Occupation||Actress and author|
Isla Lang Fisher rose to fame thanks to her role as Shannon Reed in the Australian serial series Home and Away, which she played from 1994 to 1997 and for which she was nominated for two Logie Awards.
In 2005, Empire magazine described Fisher as an “unexpected, scene-stealing pleasure,” Her performance garnered her the Breakthrough Performance Award at the MTV Movie Awards and two nominations for the Teen Choice Awards. Both of these honors were presented to Fisher.
A nomination for the Screen Actors Guild Award in the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series was bestowed upon Fisher and the rest of the Arrested Development ensemble in 2013.
21. Kim Kardashian
|Date of Birth||3 February 1976|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, US|
|Occupation||Media personality, socialite, and businesswoman|
Kim Kardashian is a socialite, businesswoman, and the star of the reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians, all of which contributed to her rise to prominence.
With over one hundred million people following her on Instagram, Kim Kardashian has emerged as one of the most influential figures in the internet and social media world in recent years.
As of 2018, her wealth is estimated to be a staggering 175 million dollars.
Kim Kardashian was featured on the list of the 100 most influential persons in the world that Time magazine compiled for 2015.
22. Mila Kunis
|Date of Birth||August 14, 1983|
|Place of Birth||Chernivtsi, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union|
Mila Kunis was 14 years old when she began her role as Jackie Burkhart on the Fox television sitcom That ’70s Show, which ran from 1998 until 2006.
Kunis has provided the voice of Meg Griffin on the animated Fox comedy Family Guy ever since 1999.
Kunis is up for three awards this year: one for Outstanding Performance from the Screen Actors Guild, one for Best Supporting Actress from the Golden Globes, and two for the Screen Actors Guild for Best Supporting Actress.
She was recognized by Men’s Health as one of the “100 Hottest Women of All-Time” in 2011.
In 2012, FHM magazine put her at number 9 on its Hot 100 list. However, in 2013, it put her at number 1 on its list of the “100 Sexiest Women in the World.”
23. Alison Brie
|Date of Birth||December 29, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Hollywood, California, U.S.|
In 2013, fans of FHM magazine placed Alison Brie in the 57th spot on their list of the sexiest women in the world.
AskMen readers ranked her as the second most desirable woman in the world in 2014, and she came in at number two.
She was nominated for multiple awards, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series Musical or Comedy, the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series.
24. Elisha Cuthbert
|Date of Birth||30 November 1982|
|Place of Birth||Calgary, Alberta, Canada|
|Occupation||Actress and model|
Elisha Cuthbert made her debut as a film actress in the 2001 film Lucky Girl, for which she was nominated and won her first Gemini Award.
In the years after her relocation to Hollywood in 2001, she received two nominations for Screen Actors Guild Awards.
In the 2005 film House of Wax, for which she was nominated for two Teen Choice Awards, including one for Best Actress in an Action/Adventure/Thriller Film, she got one of those nominations.
She was nominated for the Canadian Screen Awards in the category of Best Performance in a Guest Role for her work on the Canadian comedy series Jann in 2020, for which she got acclaim and admiration for her performance.
Cuthbert is well recognized as a sex icon and has been featured in various publications, including Maxim, Complex, and FHM magazines. Her stunning good looks earned her the title of “TV’s Most Beautiful Woman” from Maxim magazine in 2013.
25. Vanessa Hudgens
|Date of Birth||December 14, 1988|
|Place of Birth||Salinas, California, U.S.|
At the beginning of 2007, Vanessa Hudgens was included on Forbes’ list of the wealthiest persons in the world.
On December 12, 2008, Hudgens was ranked No. 20 on Forbes’ “High Earners Under 30” list.
In 2008, she was voted number 62 on FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women list, and in 2009, she was placed number 42.
Her name appeared on People’s annual “100 Most Beautiful People” list in 2008 and 2009.
26. Lady Gaga
|Date of Birth||March 28, 1986|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, and actress|
Lady Gaga has won prizes and accolades, including 13 Grammys, 2 Golden Globes, 18 MTV Video Music Awards, and the Artist of the Year and Woman of the Year titles from Billboard in 2010.
Not only has she been included in several Forbes power rankings, but in 2012 she was ranked fourth on VH1’s list of the most amazing women in music.
She has been recognized twice by Time as one of the world’s 100 most influential people: in 2010 and 2019. She was also included in their 100 Most Influential People in Fashion History collection.
27. Kristen Bell
|Date of Birth||18 July 1980|
|Place of Birth||Huntington Woods, Michigan, United States|
Her first notable role was as the main character in the teen noir drama series Veronica Mars (2004–2007). Kristen Bell was awarded the Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television for her work in the role.
In PETA’s annual poll, Bell was chosen as the “World’s Sexiest Vegetarian” in 2006 and 2013.
On the “Hot 100” list that Maxim published in 2007, she was ranked number 46. The article noted that she “single-handedly prevented The CW from becoming the worst network ever.”
On the Top 99 Women of 2008 compiled by AskMen, she was ranked 59 that year. The editorial team at Wizard magazine ranked Bell as the fourth sexiest lady working in the television industry.
In November 2019, Bell was awarded more stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, bringing his total number of stars to 2681.
28. Jessica Chastain
|Date of Birth||March 24, 1977|
|Place of Birth||Sacramento, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress and film producer|
Jessica Chastain is the recipient of several awards, the most prestigious of which is the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award.
In 2012, she was recognized by Time magazine as one of the 100 individuals who had the most significant impact on the globe.
In 2020, Chastain participated as an investor in a National Women’s Soccer League team in Los Angeles.
29. Hayden Panettiere
|Date of Birth||August 21, 1989|
|Place of Birth||Palisades, New York, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, model, and singer|
Hayden Panettiere is most well-known for the lead roles she played in the musical drama series Nashville (2012–2018), which aired on ABC and CMT and earned her two nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress. Panettiere gained this recognition for her work in the latter of these two series.
She received a nomination for the Young Artist Award for Young Actress Age Ten or Under in the category of Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot for her work in the 1999 TV movie If You Believe, which was produced by Lifetime Television and broadcast on their network.
Panettiere received a Grammy Award nomination in 1999 for her work on the film A Bug’s Life.
30. Nicki Minaj
|Date of Birth||December 8, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Saint James, Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Tobago|
|Occupation||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, and Radio personality|
Nicki Minaj is one of the best-selling music artists and is frequently referred to as the “Queen of Rap” and the “Queen of Hip Hop” by various media outlets. She has sold over 100 million albums worldwide, making her one of the best-selling musicians of all Time.
She has been called one of the most influential rappers of all Time by several different news organizations, and Billboard has rated her as the best-selling female rapper of the 2010s and ninth among the top female musicians of that decade.
She is the first female artist in history to have one hundred entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and she currently has twenty-one singles in the top ten in the United States.
Her numerous honors and awards include twelve BET Awards, four Billboard Music Awards, a Brit Award, three Guinness World Records, eight American Music Awards, and five MTV Video Music Awards.
Her inclusion on the prestigious list of the world’s 100 most influential people that Time compiles annually occurred in 2016.
31. Anna Kendrick
|Date of Birth||August 9, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Portland, Maine, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, and singer|
Anna Kendrick has been nominated for several awards, including an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and a Tony Award, in addition to several other honors, such as a Satellite Award, five Teen Choice Awards, and three MTV Movie Awards.
She was one of the youngest to be nominated for the “Triple Crown of Acting” and the youngest to be nominated for all three awards without taking home the trophy.
32. Salma Hayek
|Date of Birth||September 2, 1966|
|Place of Birth||Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico|
|Occupation||Actress and producer|
Salma Hayek’s work in the television industry as an actress, director, and producer has garnered her four nominations for Emmy Awards.
Her performance as Kahlo garnered her nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress, the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress, and the British Academy Film Award for Best Actress. She was the first Mexican actress to be considered for the award.
Being a public personality, Hayek has been referred to as one of Hollywood’s most potent and influential Latina actresses and one of the world’s most beautiful women by various media outlets. She is also considered one of the world’s most beautiful women.
33. Winona Ryder
|Date of Birth||October 29, 1971|
|Place of Birth||Winona County, Minnesota, U.S.|
Winona Ryder rose to fame in the 1990s because of her many different parts in films that spanned various genres.
She has been honored with several prestigious awards, including a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, in addition to nominations for a Grammy Award, two Academy Awards, and a BAFTA Award.
A star was placed in honor of Ryder on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2000.
As of 2022, Winona Ryder has an estimated net worth of around $18 Million.
She is a fantastic and brilliant actress who has participated in various commercial movies and brand endorsements and runs her music firm Roustabout Studios, to create money and achieve success.
Winona Ryder at the 35th Annual AFI Life Achievement Award.
34. Lucy Liu
|Date of Birth||August 28, 1968|
|Place of Birth||Queens, New York City, U.S.|
Lucy Liu has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy and has won a Critics’ Choice Television Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and the Seoul International Drama Award.
Empire magazine ranked Liu as the 96th sexiest movie star in 2007. To name only two of her roles, Liu provided the voice of Silvermist in Disney Fairies and Viper in Kung Fu Panda.
Liu joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences in 2013. Artist of the Year at Harvard University in 2016 was awarded to Liu.
She received the foundation’s arts medal at the Cultural Rhythms Festival’s annual Harvard Foundation Award ceremony in Sanders Theatre.
35. Lucy Hale
|Date of Birth||14 June 1989|
|Place of Birth||Memphis, Tennessee, United States|
|Occupation||Actress, singer, and television personality|
This stunning woman is most recognized for her portrayal of Aria Montgomery in the television series Pretty Little Liars, which airs on Freeform.
Lucy Hale is another well-known country music artist, and in 2014, she released her debut studio album Road Between.
In addition to being shortlisted for many prizes, she received the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Cable TV Actress in 2014.
In addition to his work as an actor, Hale has also dabbled in the music industry. Her breakthrough into the public eye occurred in 2003 when she was named one of the five best contestants on the reality show American Juniors.
36. Kylie Minogue
|Date of Birth||28 May 1968|
|Place of Birth||Melbourne, Australia|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, and actress|
With over 80 million albums sold worldwide, Kylie Minogue holds the distinction of being the most successful female Australian musician of all time.
The European press calls her the “Princess of Pop” and a style icon because she is known for changing her image in the music and fashion industries.
One Grammy Award, three Brit Awards, and 17 ARIA Music Awards are among her many honors and awards in the music industry.
Minogue was named an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2008 New Year’s Honours list for her work in the music industry.
Because of her significant impact on the advancement of French culture, the French government honored her.
In 2012, VH1 included Vogue Minogue as a candidate for their 100 Greatest Women in Music and 50 Greatest Women of the Video Era lists.
37. Lena Dunham
|Date of Birth||May 13, 1986|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
|Occupation||Writer, director, actress, and producer|
Lena Dunham is well-known for her work as the creator, writer, and star of the HBO television series Girls from 2012 to 2017. For her work on the show, she was nominated for many Emmy Awards and won two Golden Globes.
Dunham was the first woman to win the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series, which she received for her work as the director of many episodes of the show Girls.
She was awarded the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay the following year (2010).
Time magazine named Dunham on its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world in the 2013 edition.
38. Amy Poehler
|Date of Birth||September 16, 1971|
|Place of Birth||Newton, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, comedian, writer, producer, and director|
Amy Meredith Poehler has hosted the Golden Globe Awards on four separate occasions: 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2021. Poehler has also contributed voice acting for several animated films, including Monsters vs. Aliens, Horton Hears a Who!, and Shrek the Third, amongst others.
Poehler was recognized for her achievements in the television industry by awarding a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015.
The Golden Globe Award and the Critics’ Choice Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series were awarded to her in 2014. The Golden Globe Award was presented to her in 2014, and the Critics’ Choice Award was given to her in 2012.
As a result of their work as co-hosts on Saturday Night Live in 2016, she and Fey were awarded the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series.
39. Dakota Fanning
|Date of Birth||23 February 1994|
|Place of Birth||Conyers, Georgia, United States|
Dakota Fanning would play Sean Penn’s opposite in the film “I Am Sam,” released in 2001. Due to the role she played in the movie, Fanning, who was only seven years old at the time, became the youngest individual in the history of the Screen Actors Guild Awards to ever be nominated.
As a result of her performance, she was also given the prize for Best Young Actor or Actress by the Broadcast Film Critics Association.
In December 2019, Fanning and her sister Elle Fanning will be starring alongside one another in a film adaptation of Kristin Hannah’s novel The Nightingale, which is scheduled to be directed by Mélanie Laurent. The novel was first published in 2015.
The sisters announced in March 2021 that they would be forming a production business called Lewellen Pictures. Their firm has an agreement with MRC Television/Civic Center Media that gives them a first look at potential projects.
40. Eva Longoria
|Date of Birth||15 March 1975|
|Place of Birth||Corpus Christi, Texas, United States|
|Occupation||Actress, producer, director, businesswoman, activist|
Eva Longoria was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2006 for her work in a television series. She was honored as that year’s ALMA Award’s Entertainer of the Year.
Many men’s magazines and ad campaigns featured Longoria in the 2000s, and the magazine FHM ranked her as the fourteenth sexiest woman of that year.
Simply put, she was voted one of 2003’s “Most Beautiful People” by People en Espaol. Countless polls of Hollywood’s A-listers have included her.
Maxim magazine named her the year’s sexiest lady twice in a row (2005 and 2006), making history. In 2007, she made it to number nine on Maxim’s annual Hot 100 list.
She is so stunning that People magazine ranked her as the fourteenth most attractive person in 2011. In 2012, she was recognized as one of People magazine’s Most Beautiful People.
On the Forbes Prime Times list of the 10 Highest-Paid Women of 2010, Longoria came in at number four with an estimated $12 million in earnings for the period beginning June 1, 2009, and ending the same day in June 2010. In 2011, Forbes magazine ranked her as the highest-paid TV actress in the world.
|Date of Birth||2 February 1977|
|Place of Birth||Barranquilla, Colombia|
Shakira has sold over 80 million albums from her discography of 145 tracks, making her one of the best-selling musicians of all time.
According to Forbes Colombia, she had the most record sales of any female Latin singer in 2018.
Among the many accolades she has garnered are three Grammys, twelve Latin Grammys, four MTV Video Music Awards, seven Billboard Music Awards, thirty-nine Billboard Latin Music Awards, and six Guinness World Records.
She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and has been voted Billboard’s Top Female Latin Artist of the Decade for the 2000s and 2010s.
In 2011, she won the Latin Recording Academy’s Person of the Year award and the Harvard Foundation’s Artist of the Year honor for her charitable activities with her Barefoot Foundation and musical talents, respectively.
42. Christina Aguilera
|Date of Birth||18 December 1980|
|Place of Birth||Staten Island, New York, U.S.|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, actress, TV personality|
Pop culture has adopted Christina Aguilera, and she is often referred to as a “triple threat” in the entertainment industry.
She is considered one of the top-selling musicians of all time, with record sales of over 90 million copies.
Billboard ranked her as the twenty-fifth most successful performer of the 2000s in 2009.
She has received several honors and prizes for her work, including five Grammys, one Latin Grammy, two MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), one Billboard Music Award, and a Guinness World Record.
She was recognized as a Disney Legend and given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In 2013, Aguilera was named one of Time’s 100 most influential persons in the world and VH1’s eighth-best female musician of all Time because of her prominence in the Latin music and entertainment industries.
In addition, publications like Rolling Stone and Consequence of Sound have consistently named her one of the finest pop vocalists of all Time.
43. Lily-Rose Depp
|Date of Birth||27 May 1999|
|Place of Birth||Paris, France|
In addition to her work in the film industry, Lily-Rose Depp has graced the covers of several fashion publications, and since 2015, she has served as the brand ambassador for Chanel.
Karl Lagerfeld decided to cast his vote for her when she was just 15 years old. In 2016, Lagerfeld said that Depp would be the new face of Chanel’s most renowned fragrance, Chanel No. 5 L’Eau.
In May 2016, Depp was nominated for Most Promising Actress at the 42nd César Awards and the 22nd Lumières Awards. She ultimately received a nomination for both awards.
At the 44th Annual César Awards, held in 2018, she was once again considered a candidate for Most Promising Actress.
The nomination for Depp at the Romy Schneider Award for Most Promising Actress was announced in April 2019.
44. Drew Barrymore
|Date of Birth||27 May 1999|
|Place of Birth||Culver City, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actress, producer, talk show, host author|
Drew Barrymore is the winner of some awards, including a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award, and she has also been nominated for five Emmy Awards and a BAFTA Award. In addition, she has received several distinctions.
Barrymore rose to prominence in the entertainment industry as a child actor because of her part in 1982. She was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004.
The total amount of money her movies made at the box office worldwide was more than US$2.3 billion.
She tied for the eighth position on The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Star Salary Top 10 list, which is a list that ranks the highest-paid actresses in terms of their salary.
45. Carrie Underwood
|Date of Birth||March 10, 1983|
|Place of Birth||Muskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.|
The number of copies of her albums sold by Carrie Underwood is 70 million. On the RIAA’s list of Top Artists, she ranks eighth all-time among female performers and first among female country performers regarding certifications.
She has received several honors for her work, including eight Grammys, twelve Billboard Music Awards, seventeen American Music Awards, five Guinness World Records, and recognition on both the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Grand Ole Opry.
She was named by Billboard as the best female country performer of the 2000s and 2010s, with her album Some Hearts being named the best country album of the decade.
Forbes named her the most successful American Idol winner, and Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2014.
Underwood has branched out into other creative fields than music, with the release of her fitness apparel brand CALIA by Carrie in 2015 and her fitness and lifestyle book Find Your Path, both of which debuted on The New York Times Best Sellers list in 2020.
46. Rose McGowan
|Date of Birth||September 5, 1973|
|Place of Birth||Florence, Tuscany, Italy|
Rose McGowan rose to prominence in the decade of the 2000s as a result of her performance as Paige Matthews in the supernatural drama series Charmed, which was shown on the WB (2001–2006).
Both the Saturn Award for Best Actress and the Scream Award for Best Scream Queen was presented to her as nominations in the year 2007.
In 2017, Time named McGowan one of the Silence Breakers, the magazine’s Person of the Year, for speaking out against sexual assault and harassment.
Brave, her autobiography, was published in 2018, and she also appeared in the documentary Citizen Rose, which consisted of four episodes.
47. Shania Twain
|Date of Birth||August 28, 1965|
|Place of Birth||Windsor, Ontario, Canada|
Shania Twain is the best-selling female musician in the history of country music and one of the best-selling music artists of all time, thanks to the fact that she has sold over 100 million records.
Her accomplishments earned her several accolades, including the title of “Queen of Country Pop.” According to Billboard, she was the most successful country-pop crossover artist of the ’90s.
Twain is the recipient of 27 BMI Songwriter Awards, five Grammy Awards, and a World Music Award.
She was also inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, receiving a star on Canada’s Walk of Fame and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Twain is recognized as the 10th best-selling artist of the Nielsen SoundScan period. Billboard ranked Twain as the 13th Greatest Music Video Female Solo Artist of all time and the 42nd Music Video Artist overall.
|Date of Birth||September 8, 1979|
|Place of Birth||Doylestown Township, Pennsylvania, U.S.|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, dancer, actress|
Pink is regarded as “Pop Royalty” for her distinctive raspy voice and acrobatic stage presence.
Pink has sold over 135 million records worldwide (60 million albums and 75 million singles), making her one of the world’s best-selling music artists.
Her accolades include three Grammy Awards, two Brit Awards, a Daytime Emmy Award, and seven MTV Video Music Awards, including the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.
In 2009, Billboard named Pink the Pop Songs Artist of the Decade. Pink was also the second most-played female solo artist in the United Kingdom during the 2000s decade, behind only Madonna.
VH1 ranked her at number ten on their list of the 100 Greatest Women in Music, while Billboard awarded her the Woman of the Year award in 2013.
At the 63rd annual BMI Pop Awards, she received the BMIPresident’ss Award for”her outstanding achievement in songwriting and global impact on pop culture and the entertainment industry.”
49. Kristin Kreuk
|Date of Birth||December 30, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
Kristin Kreuk got the lead part of Snow White in the TV movie Snow White: The Fairest of Them All after filming the first season of Edgemont, a teen soap opera set in a high school in the Vancouver region, and signing with an agency.
In 2003, she became the face of Neutrogena’s global cosmetics line. Jennifer Love Hewitt and Mandy Moore, two other adolescent idols, paved the way for Kreuk in this position.
She extended her contract with Neutrogena by two years in 2005, making her the brand’s longest-serving model spokeswoman.
Kreuk joined the cast of the 2010 Japanese horror thriller Vampire in early 2010. (2011). Kreuk also appeared in the music video for Hill Zaini’s “I Heard” in 2010.
Kreuk co-founded the production firm Parvati Creative Inc with Rosena Bhura, whom he met while filming Partition. The business is dedicated to making “human-centric films as perceived from a feminine viewpoint.”
50. Emmanuelle Chriqui
|Date of Birth||10 December 1975|
|Place of Birth||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
Emmanuelle Chriqui made her acting debut in a McDonald’s commercial when she was 10. She made her acting debut in the film Detroit Rock City (1999).
She has had roles in films including “100 Girls,” “Wrong Turn,” “On the Line,” and “In the Mix” in Hollywood.
The DVD Exclusive Awards nominated Chriqui for her role in 100 Girls, while the Teen Choice Awards nominated her and Lance Bass for Choice Liplock for their work in On the Line.
At the Young Hollywood Awards in April of 2008, she took home the trophy for “Standout Performance.”
As of Season 2 of Showtime’s The Borgias (2010), Chriqui may be seen in the role of Elena Borgia.
She also supplied her voice and physical appearance to the role of Numbers in the smash blockbuster Activision computer game Call of Duty: Black Ops. She also provided the voice of Cheetara in the 2011 cartoon series ThunderCats.
51. Kathy Griffin
|Date of Birth||November 4, 1960|
|Place of Birth||Oak Park, Illinois, U.S.|
|Occupation||Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor|
Kathy Griffin was awarded the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program in both 2007 and 2008 for her show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List.
Kathy Griffin’s reality program on Bravo, which became a rating sensation for the network and garnered her two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Reality Program, was named the best show of its kind.
Griffin has published six comedy albums, each of which has been nominated for a Grammy Award. She finally took home the trophy for Best Comedy Album at the Grammys in 2014 after being nominated for it for the previous six years.
She has broken the Guinness World record for the number of television specials shown on any network due to the sixteen television specials she has recorded for the latter network.
In 2011, she made history by being the first stand-up comic to have four one-hour television specials air in the same calendar year.