Famous Jewish Actresses Of All Time

Over the past few decades, several actresses have ruled the roost in Hollywood and world cinema, in general. Although some of the legendary actresses are no more in the business, their charisma and acting prowess has made them favorites even in today’s times. Several women of Jewish descent have impressed movie buffs in the past few years with their gorgeous looks and insane talent. Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Connelly, Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Amanda Peet, Gwyneth Paltrow and Goldie Hawn are a few such actresses who are popular among the masses. These women have often proved they can play any character effortlessly. In the 2006 blockbuster ‘Blood Diamond’, Jennifer Connelly’s portrayal of a journalist in a war torn Sierra Leone is probably one of the reasons why the movie is considered a modern day classic. Here are more details about Jewish actresses.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher
41
Famous As: Famous for Playing Princess Leia in the 'Star Wars' Films
Birthdate: October 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Died: December 27, 2016
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 2 Jamie Lee Curtis

Jamie Lee Curtis
37
Famous As: Actress, Author
Birthdate: November 22, 1958
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 3 Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis
46
Famous As: Ukraine-born American Actress
Birthdate: August 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chernivtsi, Ukraine
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 4 Winona Ryder

Winona Ryder
40
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 29, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winona, Minnesota, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 5 Zoë Kravitz

Zoë Kravitz
53
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 1, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 6 Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood
45
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 7 Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman
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Famous As: Comedian, Actress
Birthdate: December 1, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bedford, New Hampshire, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 8 Lisa Kudrow

Lisa Kudrow
24
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 30, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 9 Sarah Michelle Gellar

Sarah Michelle Gellar
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Famous As: Actress - Famous for The Series 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'
Birthdate: April 14, 1977
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 10 Kat Dennings

Kat Dennings
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 11 Maya Rudolph

Maya Rudolph
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States

 12 Laura Prepon

Laura Prepon
12
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 7, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Watchung, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall
11
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 16, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: August 12, 2014
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 Zoey Deutch

Zoey Deutch
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 10, 1994
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 15 Jennifer Jason Leigh

Jennifer Jason Leigh
11
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 5, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 16 Lizzy Caplan

Lizzy Caplan
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 30, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 17 Katey Sagal

Katey Sagal
21
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 18 Natasha Lyonne

Natasha Lyonne
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 4, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 19 Rachel Sarah Bilson

Rachel Sarah Bilson
9
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 25, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 20 Emmanuelle Chriqui

Emmanuelle Chriqui
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 10, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 21 Mélanie Laurent

Mélanie Laurent
6
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 22 Phoebe Cates

Phoebe Cates
10
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 23 Ginnifer Goodwin

Ginnifer Goodwin
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 22, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 24 Fran Drescher

Fran Drescher
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Famous As: Actress, Comedian
Birthdate: October 30, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Flushing, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 25 Kyra Sedgwick

Kyra Sedgwick
9
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 26 Zsa Zsa Gabor

Zsa Zsa Gabor
14
Famous As: Socialite, Actress
Birthdate: February 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: December 18, 2016

 27 Nikki Reed

Nikki Reed
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 17, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 28 Estelle Getty

Estelle Getty
12
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 25, 1923
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: July 22, 2008
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 29 Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers
12
Famous As: Actress, Comedian, Writer
Birthdate: June 8, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: September 4, 2014

 30 Jane Seymour

Jane Seymour
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 15, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hayes, Middlesex, England
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 31 Lauren London

Lauren London
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 5, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 32 Dianna Agron

Dianna Agron
6
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 30, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 33 Mara Wilson

Mara Wilson
9
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 34 Shelley Winters

Shelley Winters
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 18, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: January 14, 2006

 35 Maude Apatow

Maude Apatow
6
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 15, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Banos, California, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 36 Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian, Actress
Birthdate: June 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Upper East Side, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 37 Alexa Demie

Alexa Demie
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: December 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 38 Gilda Radner

Gilda Radner
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: June 28, 1946
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: May 20, 1989
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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 39 Debra Messing

Debra Messing
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Famous As: Actresses
Birthdate: August 15, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 40 Doris Roberts

Doris Roberts
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 4, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: April 17, 2016
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 41 Marlee Matlin

Marlee Matlin
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 24, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Morton Grove, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 42 Daniela Ruah

Daniela Ruah
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 43 Alex Borstein

Alex Borstein
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 15, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Highland Park, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 44 Suzanne Pleshette

Suzanne Pleshette
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 31, 1937
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn Heights, New York, United States
Died: January 19, 2008
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 45 Iliza Shlesinger

Iliza Shlesinger
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 22, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 46 Jessica Walter

Jessica Walter
12
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 31, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: March 24, 2021
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 47 Kate Siegel

Kate Siegel
15
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 48 Barbara Hershey

Barbara Hershey
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 49 Bebe Neuwirth

Bebe Neuwirth
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 31, 1958
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 50 Eva Gabor

Eva Gabor
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Played Lisa Douglas, the wife of Oliver Wendell Douglas, on the hit TV show Green Acres
Birthdate: February 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: July 4, 1995
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)