Biologically, the average height of women is usually lower than men. However, there are still many ladies whose height makes others admire them, incredibly influential women worldwide. This article will bring you 50 women celebrities who, in our opinion, are of remarkable height. We hope you will like this.
Table of Contents
- 1. Lindsay Kay Hayward
- 2. Kim Blacklock
- 3. Judy Gold
- 4. Dot-Marie Jones
- 5. Gwendoline Christie
- 6. Elizabeth Debicki
- 7. Ireland Baldwin
- 8. Suzie Plakson
- 9. Janet McTeer
- 10. Brigitte Nielsen
- 11. Yolanda Adams
- 12. Maria Borges
- 13. Miranda Hart
- 14. Saffron Burrows
- 15. Jennie Finch
- 16. Jessica Clark
- 17. Camilla Cleese
- 18. Stephanie Corneliussen
- 19. Kim Wayans
- 20. Whitney Cummings
- 21. Aisha Tyler
- 22. Adrianne Curry
- 23. Uma Thurman
- 24. Geena Davis
- 25. Brenda Strong
- 26. Cathy DeBuono
- 27. Kimora Lee Simmons
- 28. Terry Farrell
- 29. Brooke Shields
- 30. Karen Gillan
- 31. Missi Pyle
- 32. Macy Gray
- 33. Elle Macpherson
- 34. Ilfenesh Hadera
- 35. Jane Lynch
- 36. Jerry Hall
- 37. Leslie Jones
- 38. Bethany Hamilton
- 39. Kristen Johnston
- 40. Tricia Helfer
- 41. Famke Janssen
- 42. Mariel Hemingway
- 43. Allison Janney
- 44. Ann Coulter
- 45. Sigourney Weaver
- 46. Tilda Swinton
- 47. Alyssa Sutherland
- 48. Alysia Reiner
- 49. Vanessa Redgrave
- 50. Paulina Porizkova
1. Lindsay Kay Hayward
|Day of Birth||July 28, 1987|
|Place of Birth||Walnut Creek, California|
|Occupation||Actress, professional wrestler|
The Guinness World Record-Lindsay Kay Hayward broke the record for Tallest Actress with a height of over 8 inches when she starred in the movie R100. She had a brief wrestling career and appeared on “NXT,” a wrestling reality show, and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Hayward gave up professional wrestling to focus on acting. The Internship Games and R100 are two full-length movies in which she has acted.
2. Kim Blacklock
|Full name||Kim Adair Blacklock|
|Occupation||drama, music theater, film, tv show., comedy, the photographed, and the photographer.|
Kim Blacklock made her Broadway debut at Caroline’s on January 16, 2006—a far cry from her 1995 New Mexico debut at The Legends B.B.Q. Near the jail in Santa Fe. As an on-air radio D.J. for KBAC-FM in Santa Fe, Blacklock started her stand-up career using the stage name Kim Atoa, the last name of her Samoan family. Blacklock started working in New Mexico in 1990 for movies and T.V. She has been a member of the Screen Actors Guild since that year.
3. Judy Gold
|Day of Birth||November 15, 1962|
|Place of Birth||Newark, New Jersey, U.S.|
|Occupation||Stand-up comedian, actress, television writer, producer|
Judy Gold, a veteran of stand-up comedy and two-time “Emmy Award” winner, is renowned for her cutting wit, astute timing, and infamous crowd work. Judy is a popular character throughout various entertainment forms, consistently appealing to all ages and all kinds of audiences: T.V., movies, web series, live performances, storytelling, radio, and podcasts, especially her writing and her piano degree from Rutgers University.
4. Dot-Marie Jones
|Day of Birth||January 4, 1964|
|Place of Birth||Turlock, California, U.S.|
Besides being a former athlete and T.V. actress, Dot-Marie Jones competed in weightlifting and shotput. She has also won the national and global arm-wrestling championships 15 times each. Jones was asked to apply for “Knights and Warriors,” a program similar to “American Gladiators,” after being spotted during a bodybuilding contest. She continued to have a chance in other shows such as “Prison Break,” “Married with Children,” “Lizzie McGuire,” “Nip/Tuck,” and “Desperate Housewives.” Especially in “Glee,” Jones played a recurrent part.
5. Gwendoline Christie
|Full name||Gwendoline Tracey Philippa Christie|
|Day of Birth||October 28, 1978|
|Place of Birth||Worthing, West Sussex, England|
Gwendoline Christie was born in West Sussex, England, and trained in gymnastics and dance as a young girl. At the London Drama Center, she received her acting training before making her stage debut with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Gwendoline was chosen to play Brienne of Tarth in the widespread HBO television adaption of Game of Thrones in 2011. She later appeared in two “Hunger Games” movies and a “Star Wars” movie.
6. Elizabeth Debicki
|Day of Birth||August 24, 1990|
Debicki was born in Paris, the daughter of a Polish father and an Irish-born Australian ballerina mother. She was raised with two younger siblings in Melbourne after the family relocated there when she was five. Early on, she developed a passion for ballet and trained as a dancer before pursuing a career in theater. Soon after graduating, Debicki began her career with a bit of a part in the Australian comedy movie “A Few Best Men.” Since then, she has had appearances in the films “Tenet,” “Breath,” and “Widows.”
7. Ireland Baldwin
|Full name||Ireland Eliesse Baldwin|
|Another name||Ireland Basinger Baldwin|
|Day of Birth||October 23, 1995|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
The daughter of actor Alec Baldwin is Ireland Baldwin. The gorgeous woman, born in 1995, has been involved in the modeling business for years and has made numerous appearances alongside her father. Ireland Baldwin possesses the beauty of both parents. However, she is more famous for her full-body tattoos and hot, rebellious photos. Ireland Baldwin owns a height of 1m85, started to be noticed in the modeling industry in 2013 when appearing in the swimsuit edition of the New York Post and then a series of famous magazines such as W, Vanity Fair, Elle, and so on. However, when her modeling career began to have particular success, Ireland Baldwin followed her parents to attend the New York Film Academy in 2014, majoring in cinematography and acting.
8. Suzie Plakson
|Place of Birth||Buffalo, New York, U.S.|
|Known for||Love & WarStar Trek: The Next GenerationStar Trek: VoyagerMad About YouHow I Met Your Mother|
Suzie Plakson is a writer, performer, actress, and artist. She started as an actress on stage, mostly in musicals. Plakson played four characters in the “Star Trek” series and had a recurring role on the sitcom “Love & War.” Throughout her acting career, Plakson has portrayed a variety of characters. Plakson, a singer/songwriter, put out the Jay Ferguson-produced alternative country rock album “Did WannaDo It!” You may read and examine her writing and sculpture examples on her website.
9. Janet McTeer
|Day of Birth||August 5, 1961|
|Place of Birth||Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England|
Janet McTeer attended Queen Anne Grammar School for Girls, which did not provide many opportunities for acting. At age 16, she witnessed “She Stoops to Conquer” at the York Theater, which piqued her interest in acting. She accidentally received a piece of advice from Gary Oldman to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She graduated brilliantly and started her acting career by joining Royal Exchange Theatre.
10. Brigitte Nielsen
|Day of Birth||July 15, 1963|
|Place of Birth||Rødovre, Denmark|
|Occupation||Singer, actress, model|
Brigitte Nielsen is a Danish actress, model, singer, and reality television personality. Nielsen’s achievements were widely covered in the entertainment media in the 1980s, and the world press began to call her “Amazon” because of her tall stature. Nielsen’s acting career includes “Red Sonja,” “Rocky IV,” “Cobra,” “Beverly Hills Cop II,” “Body Count,” and “Doomsday.” She has also released several singles and a dance CD, as well as been on several T.V. reality shows.
11. Yolanda Adams
|Birth name||Yolanda Yvette Adams|
|Day of Birth||August 27, 1961|
|Place of Birth||Houston, Texas, U.S.|
|Occupations||Singer, radio host, actress|
Yolanda Yvette Adams is an American singer, actress, record producer, and former radio host of her nationally syndicated morning gospel program. Yolanda was discovered by producer/keyboard player Ben Tankard and signed to his independent music label, Tribute Records, and released Through The Storm. Throughout her career, Yolanda has sold nearly 10 million albums globally, according to SoundScan. Adams has been called the ‘Queen of Contemporary Gospel Music’ and ‘The First Lady of Modern Gospel Music. Many newspapers have called Adams “the reigning Queen of Urban Protestantism.” On December 11, 2009, Billboard named Adams the #1 Gospel Artist of the previous decade. In the same chart, her album Mountain High and Valley Low was recognized as the best gospel album.
12. Maria Borges
|Day of Birth||October 28, 1992|
|Place of Birth||Luanda, Angola|
Maria Borges is a model from Angola. Her siblings raised her in Luanda, Angola, during the Civil War. She was noticed in 2010 when she finished second in the Angolan edition of the Elite Model Look competition. She joined the Supreme Agency in 2012. She made her debut at her first fashion week one month later with 17 walking runways. Twenty years after Sudanese model Alek Wek appeared on the cover of the American edition of E.L.L.E. in 1997, Maria Borges became the first African woman to do so in 2017.
13. Miranda Hart
|Full name||Miranda Katherine Hart Dyke|
|Day of Birth||December 14, 1972|
|Place of Birth||Torquay, Devon, England|
Miranda Hart is an English actress, comedian, and writer. She has acted in films like “Emma,” “Spy,” and “The Infidel.” Hart is best recognized for her work as an actress on television, having starred in shows like “Call the Midwife,” “French & Saunders,” “Absolutely Fabulous,” and “Angelos.” She has stage experience as well. Hart is most known for creating and acting in “Miranda,” a semi-autobiographical sitcom that aired on the B.B.C. for three years and won numerous comedy and television accolades.
14. Saffron Burrows
|Full name||Saffron Domini Burrows|
|Day of Birth||October 22, 1972|
|Place of Birth||St Pancras, London, England|
Saffron Burrows is well known for her roles in acclaimed movies. Burrows previously starred in Mozart in the Jungle, an Amazon series that won a Golden Globe. On television, Burrows appeared in recurring roles on the hit drama Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on A.B.C., the comedy The Crazy Ones on C.B.S., the drama My Own Worst Enemy on N.B.C., and the drama Boston Legal, for which she received two S.A.G. nominations for her ensemble.
15. Jennie Finch
|Full name||Jennie Lynn Finch Daigle|
|Day of Birth||September 3, 1980|
|Place of Birth||La Mirada, California, United States|
Finch began playing softball at the age of five and pitching when she was eight years old. She was a three-time All-American pitcher, first baseman, and “Honda Award” winner for Player of the Year while playing college softball for the University of Arizona. Besides, Finch is also well-known as an actress and writer in her career. She has acted in films like “The Parkers,” “On Deck Good Luck,” and “M.V.P.” At the 2004 Olympic Games, Finch was a member of the U.S.A. softball squad. “Pitch Like a Girl” is the name of another novel that she has authored.
16. Jessica Clark
|Day of Birth||April 21, 1985|
|Place of Birth||United Kingdom|
|Occupation||Model and actress|
Clark, who is of Irish, Indian, and Nigerian ancestry, was raised in London. She received a contract with Models at age 16 after winning a national contest. Clark initially decided to combine her education with modeling while she was a law undergraduate at the London School of Economics to become an attorney. She eventually left the school after 18 months, moving first to Paris and then, a year later, to New York City due to the success of her modeling career.
17. Camilla Cleese
|Day of Birth||January 24, 1984|
|Place of Birth||England, UK|
|Occupation||Actress and producer|
Camilla Cleese is a comedian, writer, and actor living in Los Angeles. She is also a rising stand-up comic who performs regularly while not on the road at SoCal venues, where she is regularly paid for her performances. In addition to her role in the indie drama High and Outside on Amazon Prime, Camilla has made appearances on the B.B.C., Comedy Central, and America’s Got Talent. Three of her appearances include “The One Show” and “Bachelorette Weekends.”
18. Stephanie Corneliussen
|Day of Birth||April 28, 1987|
|Place of Birth||Copenhagen, Denmark|
Stephanie Corneliussen is most renowned for her appearance in Mr. Robot as Joanna Wellick. Jacqueline Friis Mikkelsen, the C.E.O. of Unique Models, an international modeling agency based in Copenhagen, spotted her at 13 and pushed her to enter the Supermodel of Scandinavia contest. She won the competition and thus began her worldwide modeling career. After trying out small film projects before,
19. Kim Wayans
|Full name||Kimberly Nichole Wayans|
|Day of Birth||October 16, 1961|
|Place of Birth||New York City, New York, U.S.|
Kim Wayans is an actress, writer, novelist, comedian, producer, and director. She is most recognized for her long-running appearance on the comedy program “In Living Color” on the Fox Network. Wayans has acted in films including “Reckless,” “Pariah,” and “I’m Gonna Get You Sucka.” She has made guest appearances on many T.V. shows, such as “In The House,” “The Wayan Bros.” and “A Different World.” Wayans is also a co-author of the “Amy Hodgepodge” children’s book series.
20. Whitney Cummings
|Day of Birth||September 4, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Washington, D.C., U.S.|
|Occupations||stand-up comedian, actress, writer, director, producer, investor, and podcaster|
Cummings, a Washington, D.C. native who attended the University of Pennsylvania intending to become a journalist, graduated and then pursued a comedy career in Los Angeles. She started performing stand-up in 2004, and soon after, she was invited to join Chelsea Lately for discussions. She represented a semi-fictionalized version of herself in the comedy Whitney, which she later wrote, produced, and starred in for N.B.C.
21. Aisha Tyler
|Full name||Aisha Nilaja Tyler|
|Day of Birth||September 18, 1970|
|Place of Birth||San Francisco, California, U.S.|
|Occupations||Actress, comedian, talk show host, author, producer, writer, director|
Aisha Tyler is a renowned activist, director, actor, comedian, New York Times bestselling author, and podcaster. She has won numerous awards for her work as a voice actress for Archer and as a television host for the Emmys (2009). Tyler has also made appearances on T.V. shows like “Ghost Whisperer” and “C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation.” She performs stand-up comedy and hosts the podcast “Girl on Guy with Aisha Tyler.”
22. Adrianne Curry
|Full name||Adrianne Marie Curry|
|Day of Birth||August 6, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Joliet, Illinois, United States|
|Occupations||Model, television personality, spokeswoman|
Curry rose to fame when she took home the title of America’s Next Top Model at 20. Since then, she has appeared on several magazine covers, runway events, and commercials. She received accolades for being one of Maxim’s Hot 100, Playboy’s 25 Sexiest Celebrities, and even the title “Queen of the Nerds” from Stan Lee. Despite having a very successful career, she eventually lost interest in the industry. She is now prepared to go on a brand-new journey away from the spotlight.
23. Uma Thurman
|Full name||Uma Karuna Thurman|
|Day of Birth||April 29, 1970|
|Place of Birth||Boston, United States|
Uma Thurman is well-known as an actress and former model. She started performing in her late teens, and “The Adventures of Baron Munchausen” and “Dangerous Liaisons” marked her big-screen debut. As a result, Thurman started receiving firm offers for Hollywood movies, where she performed in “Henry & June,” “Mad Dog and Glory,” and “Even Cowgirls Get The Blues.” After receiving negative reviews, her career stagnated until she made a comeback in “Pulp Fiction.”
24. Geena Davis
|Full name||Virginia Elizabeth “Geena” Davis|
|Day of Birth||January 21, 1956|
|Place of Birth||Wareham, Massachusetts, U.S.|
Geena had an ambition of being an actress when she was so young. She struggled with low self-esteem and feelings of exclusion throughout high school because she was the tallest female, 6 feet tall. Geena enrolled in New England College after high school, switched to Boston University the following year, and majored in drama there. She received her degree in 1977 and relocated to New York to begin her profession.
25. Brenda Strong
|Full name||Brenda Lee Strong|
|Day of Birth||March 25, 1960|
|Place of Birth||Portland, Oregon, U.S.|
Brenda Strong has a distinguished and appealing film and television career. She may be best recognized for her groundbreaking performance and voice work as “Mary Alice Young” on Desperate Housewives. She is also a two-time Emmy nominee and S.A.G. Award winner. At Arizona State University, Brenda Strong had musical theater training, and she has performed on stage and screen, in choirs, and as a soloist.
26. Cathy DeBuono
|Day of Birth||March 20, 1970|
|Place of Birth||Yonkers, New York|
DeBuono participated in volleyball during her adolescence and early 20s as a student at the University of Kentucky from 1988 to 1991. DeBuono won numerous honors and medals for his volleyball skills, including back-to-back golds at the U.S. Olympic Festival in 1990 and 1991. DeBuono concentrated on her acting career after a knee injury interrupted her top-level sporting career. DeBuono participated in a theatre production at the University of Kentucky directed by a former student, Ashley Judd. After graduating in 1994, she continued her education at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
27. Kimora Lee Simmons
|Place of Birth||St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.|
|Occupations||Model, T.V. personality, businesswoman|
Kimora Lee Simmons began modeling while still a teenager, and at the age of 14, she was offered an exclusive contract by Chanel. Simmons later collaborated with her then-husband Russell Simmons to design her brand of sportswear and clothing. She got her start in modest parts for both film and television. Simmons co-hosted the “Life & Style” discussion show on Sony T.V. and served as a judge on “America’s Next Top Model.” She has written a self-help book and had her reality series, “Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane.”
28. Terry Farrell
|Full name||Theresa Lee Farrell|
|Day of Birth||November 19, 1963|
|Place of Birth||Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S.|
Terry Farrell decided she wanted to live a more exciting life in the big city after participating in a foreign exchange program in Mexico at 15. When she was 17, she dropped out of high school and started working as a model in New York after sending numerous images to a modeling agency. She already had little acting experience before performing her most well-known role as Jadzia Dax in the 1993 television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
29. Brooke Shields
|Full name||Brooke Christa Shields|
|Day of Birth||May 31, 1965|
|Place of Birth||Manhattan, New York, U.S|
Brooke Shields was a child model who made her cinematic debut at 12 in the film “Pretty Baby,” playing a child prostitute, and then two years later in “Blue Lagoon.” Shields took a hiatus from acting in 1983 to attend college, but she got back into it in the 1990s. In addition to appearing in “Lipstick Jungle” and her sitcom, “Suddenly Susan,” she also had several tiny cinema parts. She is the author of “Down Came the Rain,” a book on postpartum depression.
30. Karen Gillan
|Date of Birth||November 28, 1987|
|Place of Birth||Inverness, Scotland|
|Occupations||Actor, filmmaker, model|
Early on, Karen Gillan was passionate about performing, participating in various youth theater groups and Charleston Academy plays. At 16, Karen decided to advance her acting career and enrolled in a program at the Performing Arts Studio Scotland, where she studied under renowned theatrical director Scott Johnston. Later, she studied at London’s esteemed Italia Conti Academy.
31. Missi Pyle
|Date of Birth||November 16, 1972|
|Place of Birth||Houston, Texas, U.S.|
In “As Good As It Gets,” Missi Pyle made her first film debut. Pyle’s acting path continued with films like “Soccer Mom,” “Galaxy Quest,” “Home Alone 4,” “Big Fish,” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.” She has appeared in several T.V. sitcoms, such as “Frasier,” “Friends,” and “Two and a Half Men,” as well as dramas like “The Mentalist,” “Boston Legal,” and “Grey’s Anatomy,” as guest appearances. Pyle, along with fellow actress Shawnee Smith, is a member of the country music band Smith & Pyle.
32. Macy Gray
|Real name||Natalie Renée McIntyre|
|Day of Birth||September 6, 1967|
|Place of Birth||Canton, Ohio, U.S.|
Macy Gray is a multi-award-winning musician, songwriter, producer, and actor from the United States. She has been compared to some of the world’s most acclaimed musical artists, such as Billie Holiday, Janis Joplin, and Tina Turner, but she is known for her unique approach to sound, lyrics, and style. Macy took a four-year hiatus before returning to music in 2007 with his fourth album, Big. While the album was not as commercially successful as her previous efforts, it demonstrated her progress.
33. Elle Macpherson
|Real name||Eleanor Nancy Macpherson|
|Date of Birth||March 29, 1964|
|Place of Birth||Killara, New South Wales, Australia|
|Occupations||Supermodel, actress, T.V. host, business women|
Elle Macpherson is most recognized for her record five cover images for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue and Time Magazine’s nickname “The Body.” Macpherson owns several enterprises, including a lingerie line, fitness videos, and a skincare brand. She was a long-running host of “Next Top Model” in the United Kingdom and Ireland and a producer of N.B.C.’s “Fashion Star.” “The Mirror Has Two Faces,” “Alice,” “Sirens,” “Batman and Robin,” “Jane Eyre,” and “The Edge” were among the films in which Macpherson appeared. She was also a recurrent character on the television sitcom “Friends.”
34. Ilfenesh Hadera
|Date of Birth||December 1, 1985|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
Hadera‘s passion for the theater began at Harlem School of the Arts, and she accredits H.S.A. with preparing her for admission to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music, Art, and Performing Arts. Hadera made her feature debut with the film 1/20 in 2010 and then had various prominent and minor roles in various films. Finally, She co-starred in the 2017 film Baywatch as Stephanie Holden, which received significant attention from its famous cast.
35. Jane Lynch
|Full name||Jane Marie Lynch|
|Date of Birth||July 14, 1960|
|Place of Birth||Dolton, Illinois, U.S|
|Occupations||Actress, comedian, singer, author|
Admittedly, the most extended role on the T.V. show “Glee” is what makes Jane Lynch best known. Lynch featured in numerous more episodes and had a recurrent appearance on the T.V. show “Two and a Half Men.” She has acted in several funny movies, such as “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” “Best in Show,” “The Three Stooges,” “Talladega Nights,” and “Role Models.” The N.B.C. game program “Hollywood Game Night” is also hosted by Lynch.
36. Jerry Hall
|Full name||Jerry Faye Hall|
|Date of Birth||July 2, 1956|
|Place of Birth||Gonzales, Texas, U.S.|
Jerry Hall had a difficult childhood and frequently endured the wrath of her late, drunk truck driver father, who named his daughters after boys because he yearned for a son. After working as a model for the Kim Dawson Agency when she was 16, she had a vehicle accident and later used the insurance money to purchase a one-way trip to Paris, where Antonio López spotted her. Then, she got married and had four children.
37. Leslie Jones
|Real name||Annette “Leslie” Jones|
|Date of Birth||September 7, 1967|
|Place of Birth||Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.|
|Occupations||stand-up comedian, actress, and writer|
American actress and comedian Leslie Jones is also a writer and cast member of Saturday Night Live. Jones has been prominently at the Aspen Comedy Festival and the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal. Her one-hour comedy unique, Problem Child, aired on Showtime in 2010. Jones played Patty Tolan in the 2016 film Ghostbusters. She was nominated for an Emmy in 2017 for her performance on Saturday Night Live in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
38. Bethany Hamilton
|Full name||Bethany Meilani Hamilton-Dirks|
|Date of Birth||February 8, 1990|
|Place of Birth||Lihue, Hawaii, U.S.A.|
Bethany Meilani Hamilton is an American writer and professional surfer who survived a shark attack in 2003 but decided to return later with her passion for surfing. In her 2004 autobiography Soul Surfer: A True Story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Go Back on the Board, which was transformed into the 2011 motion picture Soul Surfer, she discussed her ordeal and credited her Christian faith with giving her the fortitude to get through it. Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable, a 2018 documentary about her, explores her marriage to Adam Dirks and how becoming a mother has impacted her professional surfing career.
39. Kristen Johnston
|Full name||Kristen Angela Johnston|
|Date of Birth||September 20, 1967|
|Place of Birth||Washington, D.C., U.S.|
Kristen Johnstone is known for winning 2 Grammy nominations for her long-running role in “3rd Rock From The Sun”. She studied acting at the Atlantic Theater Company School in New York City and has been a part of the company for a while. Johnston mainly works as a television actress, and she has starred in shows like “Sex and the City,” “Ugly Betty,” “E.R.,” and “The Exes.” She also teaches acting and has a long history in the theatre.
40. Tricia Helfer
|Full name||Tricia Janine Helfer|
|Date of Birth||April 11, 1974|
|Place of Birth||Donalda, Alberta, Canada|
Tricia Helfer, a Canadian cover girl model who transitioned to acting, expanded her profile beyond the runway to encompass a variety of roles that highlight her adaptable and unforced on-screen persona. Helfer is most recognized as the series’ face and for her Leo Award-winning lead performance as the humanoid Cylon ‘Number Six’ in the highly acclaimed Syfy series Battlestar Galactica (2004). Since then, Helfer has secured prominent parts on many networks.
41. Famke Janssen
|Full name||Famke Beumer Janssen|
|Place of Birth||Amstelveen, Netherlands|
|Occupations||Actress, former model|
Famke Janssen is a former model, actress, screenwriter, and director born in the Netherlands. She gained notoriety for her parts in the James Bond blockbuster “Goldeneye” and her recurring appearances in the “X-Men” film series. Along with these roles, Janssen has acted in the films “Father & Sons,” “Celebrity,” “The Gingerbread Man,” “City of Industry,” and “Monument Ave.” She declined a part in “Deep Space Nine,” which was offered to her later.
42. Mariel Hemingway
|Full name||Mariel Hadley Hemingway|
|Date of Birth||November 22, 1961|
|Place of Birth||Mill Valley, California, U.S.|
In addition to being a well-known actress and author, Marie Hemingway has dedicated her life to learning how mental and physical health is related. Her practice primarily focuses on changing harmful messages and influences into the healing that manifests as purposeful and harmonious energy. She is a writer, film and television producer, and an unstoppable voice in the always-evolving discourse about leading a healthier, more fulfilling life.
43. Allison Janney
|Full name||Allison Brooks Janney|
|Date of Birth||November 19, 1959|
|Place of Birth||Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.|
Actress Allison Janney attended the Academy of Dramatic Arts in London before winning numerous awards. She started as a comedian in several T.V. soap operas. Most people are familiar with Janney from her enduring part on “West Wing” on television. She received two S.A.G. (Screen Actors Guild) awards and four Emmys during her time on the program. Janney also had a lengthy stage career and received many accolades from critics.
44. Ann Coulter
|Full name||Ann Hart Coulter|
|Date of Birth||December 8, 1961|
|Place of Birth||New York City, U.S.|
|Occupations||Pundit, author, columnist, lawyer|
By openly criticizing the Clinton administration in print and on cable news, Ann Coulter gained notoriety as a media expert in the late 1990s. Her first book, which dealt with Bill Clinton’s impeachment, was inspired by her experience drafting legal documents for Paula Jones’s attorneys and by articles she had written on the cases. In addition, Coulter has written 13 other books. She earned a law degree from the University of Michigan, worked for the Senate Judiciary Committee once, and briefly practiced law in New York City.
45. Sigourney Weaver
|Real name||Susan Alexandra “Sigourney” Weaver|
|Date of Birth||October 8, 1949|
|Place of Birth||Manhattan, New York, U.S|
With a more than 50-year career, Sigourney Weaver is both a dramatist and an actress. Her height stopped her from landing many theater roles, so she shifted to performing in films. She attended the Yale School of Drama. As a result, Weaver had a breakthrough performance as Ellen Ripley in “Alien’. She played a significant part in “Avatar,” the second-highest-grossing movie of all time, at age 60. She is expected to appear in the sequels to “Alien” and “Avatar.” Weaver has received significant recognition for her performance, including Golden Globes, BAFTAs (British Academy of Film and Theater Awards), and multiple Academy Award nominations.
46. Tilda Swinton
|Real name||Katherine Matilda Swinton|
|Date of Birth||November 5, 1960|
|Place of Birth||London, UK|
Actress Tilda Swinton is from Scotland. She began her acting career with experimental films by Derek Jarman, such as “The Garden,” “War Requiem,” and “Caravaggio.” After that, Swinton started acting in independent films like “Edward II” and “Orlando,” for which she was nominated and received film awards. Then, she continued to try her hand at mainstream movies. Swinton is well-known for her performances as the Ancient One in the Marvel movie series and the White Witch in “The Chronicles of Narnia” movies.
47. Alyssa Sutherland
|Date of Birth||September 23, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Brisbane, Queensland, Australia|
At the age of 15, Alyssa started modeling and shortly after made her first of many Vogue Australia covers. Following her relocation to New York, Alyssa maintained her modeling career there, appearing in advertisements for brands like Calvin Klein, Coco Chanel, Ralph Lauren, and Bulgari, among others. Alyssa has also been featured in numerous foreign publications, such as Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Vogue, and Marie Claire. Before joining the “Vikings” cast, Alyssa acted in several independent movies.
48. Alysia Reiner
|Place of Birth||Gainesville, Florida, U.S.|
Alysia Reiner is a producer and stage actress with a background in classical acting who works in theater, film, and television. Her work on the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black” is what made her most famous. She has also appeared in various other programs, such as “How To Get Away With Murder,” “Broad City,” and “Blacklist”. She also does voice acting for podcasts, audiobooks, video games, and advertisements.
49. Vanessa Redgrave
|Date of Birth||January 30, 1937|
|Place of Birth||Greenwich, London, England|
Vanessa Redgrave is descended from a distinguished performing dynasty. All her grandparents, parents, siblings, and two daughters were actors. Redgrave has received six Academy Award nominations and one Oscar victory. She has also received two Golden Globe nominations, two Emmy Awards, and one BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television) Award. Over 60 years into her career, Redgrave is still actively engaged in theatre, film, and television.
50. Paulina Porizkova
|Name of Born||Pavlína Pořízková|
|Date of Birth||April 9, 1965|
|Place of Birth||Czechoslovakia|
In addition to being known as a supermodel, actress Paulina Porizkova is also a Czech writer and author. During the 1980s, she rose to fame as a model. Porizkova made her acting debut in the film “Portfolio,” a mockumentary on modeling, and went on to appear in many other movies, such as “Anna,” “Her Alibi,” “Arizona Dream,” “Thursday,” and “Knots.” The movie “Roommates” was written and directed by her. Porizkova also appeared as a judge on “America’s Next Top Model.” She has penned a children’s book and blogs for The Huffington Post and Modelinia.