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.

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 1 Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 22, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 2 Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Died: December 27, 2016

 3 Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 1, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: August 5, 1962

 4 Pink

Pink.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: oylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 5 Jamie Lee Curtis

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

 6 Goldie Hawn

Goldie Hawn.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 21, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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 7 Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chernivtsi, Ukraine
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 8 Kate Hudson

Kate Hudson.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 9 Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr.
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Famous As: Actress, Co-inventor of technology for spread spectrum
Birthdate: November 9, 1914
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: January 19, 2000

 10 Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Connelly.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 12, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cairo, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 12 Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand.
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Famous As: Singer & Actress
Birthdate: April 24, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 13 Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 13, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 14 Evan Rachel Wood

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

 15 Elizabeth Banks

Elizabeth Banks.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 10, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 16 Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman.
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: December 1, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bedford, New Hampshire, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 17 Lisa Kudrow

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

 18 Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 8, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 19 Emmy Rossum

Emmy Rossum.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 20 Lauren Bacall

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

Sarah Michelle Gellar.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 14, 1977
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 22 Bea Arthur

Bea Arthur.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress, Activist
Birthdate: May 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: April 25, 2009
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 23 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)

 24 Laura Prepon

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

 25 Rachel Sarah Bilson

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

 26 Katey Sagal

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

 27 Ashley Tisdale

Ashley Tisdale.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Deal, New Jersey, U.S
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 28 Jennifer Grey

Jennifer Grey.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 26, 1960
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 29 Kyra Sedgwick

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

 30 Shelley Winters

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

 31 Jennifer Jason Leigh

Jennifer Jason Leigh.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 5, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hollywood, California, U.S.
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 32 Paula Abdul

Paula Abdul.
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: June 19, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Fernando, California, United States
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 33 Mae West

Mae West.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 17, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bushwick
Died: November 22, 1980

 34 Patricia Arquette

Patricia Arquette.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 8, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 35 Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 8, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: September 4, 2014
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 36 Jane Seymour

Jane Seymour.
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Birthdate: February 15, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hayes, Middlesex, England, UK
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 37 Bette Midler

Bette Midler.
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 1, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 38 Brooke Burke

Brooke Burke.
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Famous As: Actress, Dancer, Model, TV Personality
Birthdate: September 8, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hartford
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 39 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)

 40 Mélanie Laurent

Mélanie Laurent.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
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, U.S.
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 42 Iliza Shlesinger

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

 43 Ally Sheedy

Ally Sheedy.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 13, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 44 Bebe Neuwirth

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

 45 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)

 46 Inbar Lavi

Inbar Lavi
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 27, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ramat Gan, Israel
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 47 Luise Rainer

Luise Rainer.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 12, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: December 30, 2014

 48 Katie Couric

Katie Couric.
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: January 7, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Arlington, Virginia, U.S.
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 49 Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 16, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lower East Side, New York City, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 50 Kate Siegel

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