Women Film & Theater Personalities

Throughout history, there have been many women film & theater personalities who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female film & theater personalities such as Meghan Markle, Gal Gadot, Winona Ryder, Carrie Fisher, Demi Lovato.The women film & theater personalities featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & India and many more countries.

 1 Angelina Jolie

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Famous As: Actress, Filmmaker, Activist
Birthdate: June 4, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

A fashion icon, acclaimed actress, influential humanitarian and Special Envoy for the UNHCR, Angelina Jolie is a highly noted celebrity in Hollywood. She has been hailed for her philanthropic efforts around the globe and praised for her power packed performances. Mother of six, of whom three are adopted, Angelina Jolie is a role model for the women of this generation.

 2 Abella Danger

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 19, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 3 Angela White

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 4, 1985
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Australian

 4 Ariana Grande

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Famous As: Singer, Actress
Birthdate: June 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

A talented youngster, Ariana Grande first stepped into the world of entertainment through Broadway musical 13 and later shot to fame with television series Victorious and its spinoff, Sam & Cat. Her television series also kick started her musical career which flourished with the release of her five commercially successful and critically applauded albums and collaborations with various other artists.

 5 Mia Malkova

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 1, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 6 Selena Gomez

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 22, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

Singer, songwriter, and actress, Selena Gomez, was destined for a career in the entertainment industry! The daughter of an actress, she was exposed to acting as a child and began her career early on. She gained much fame as a singer and actress in her teenage and was named the Billboard Woman of the Year in 2017.

 7 Julia Ann

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 8, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
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 8 Scarlett Johansson

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 22, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

The popular, award winning gorgeous artist, Scarlett Johansson is the highest paid actress in the world. With an interest in acting, Scarlett Johansson debuted in films at the young age of eight and went on to act in numerous films including Lost in Translation, The Avengers, Hitchcock and Marriage Story. She has also worked in television and released an album.

 9 Helena Bonham Carter

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 26, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British

Helena Bonham Carter is an English actress who is known for her performances in independent films and huge blockbusters. Some of her notable films are The Wings of the Dove, The King's Speech, Hamlet, Howards End, Fight Club, Les Misérables . She was also part of the Harry Potter series. She was bestowed with the Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2012.

 10 Millie Bobby Brown

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 19, 2004
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Spanish, British

Millie Bobby Brown, the English actress and model, rose to prominence after acting in the TV series Stranger Things and then in the film, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, in 2019. She was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in April 2018, making her the youngest person ever to be so.

 11 Margot Robbie

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Australian

With strong performances in movies like The Wolf of Wall Street, Suicide Squad and I, Tonya, Australian actress Margot Robbie has become one of the most famous actresses of her generation and also one of the world's highest-paid actresses. In her short career till now, she has won numerous award nominations and has become a significant name in the advertising world.

 12 Riley Reid

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 13 Christy Mack

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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: May 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 14 Valentina Nappi

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Italian

 15 Dolly Parton

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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

Multifaceted personality, Dolly Parton is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, author and businesswoman and is known mainly for her work in country music. She has received various accolades and awards in her very successful singing career spanning several decades and has composed over 3,000 songs. She has also worked in several movies and is a prolific songwriter.

 16 Judy Garland

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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 10, 1922
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: June 22, 1969
American actress and singer, Judy Garland, was one of the most iconic artists of Hollywood's Golden Era. In a career that spanned forty five years, her exceptional talent shone brightly, especially in movies like The Wizard of Oz and A Star Is Born. The personal life of the superstar though, was full of struggles including drugs, alcohols and unsuccessful marriages.

 17 Kate Winslet

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 5, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British

Actress Kate Winslet’s most enduring character remains that of the protagonist in the 1997 blockbuster film Titanic, which made her an international star. She’s also known for doing period roles in films like Sense and Sensibility, Jude and Hamlet. Some of her other notable films are Iris, Little Children, Steve Jobs and The Reader. She won an Oscar for her performance in The Reader

 18 Sunny Leone

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 13, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Canadian, Indian, American

In 2010, Sunny Leone was named among 12 top porn stars by Maxim magazine. After a flourishing career in the porn industry, Sunny Leone settled in India where she is currently popular as a film actress. Her journey from a porn actress to a successful Bollywood personality is viewed as an inspirational story by many young women across the world. 

 19 Julianne Moore

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 3, 1960
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

Widely regarded as one of the most accomplished and talented actresses of her generation, Julianne Moore was included in Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world list in 2015. One of the most decorated actresses, Moore specializes in playing emotionally troubled women. A campaigner for gun control and gay rights, she has also written several children's books.

 20 August Ames

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 23, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Canadian
Died: December 5, 2017

 21 Kendra Lust

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 18, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 22 Adriana Chechik

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 4, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 23 India Summer

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Famous As: Adult Film Stars
Birthdate: April 26, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 24 Gal Gadot

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Israeli

From Miss Israel to Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot has made heads turn and take notice of her. Serving two years in Israeli Army as a combat trainer surely helped Gadot in her movie career, where she is known for playing strong, action-oriented roles. She was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2018.

 25 Nicole Kidman

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 20, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Australian, American

Australian actress and producer Nicole Kidman is one of the world's highest-paid actresses. She is the founder of the production company Blossom Films. She was twice named as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine. Besides acting, she has been a Goodwill ambassador for UNICEF since 1994.

 26 Marilyn Monroe

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 1, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: August 5, 1962

A legendary American actress, model, comedienne and singer, Marilyn Monroe emerged as a major sex symbol in Hollywood in the 1950s. Amongst the most successful actresses of her time, she also won critical acclaim for her acting in movies like Some Like It Hot. Her personal and professional life, though from the beginning, were marked by hardships, struggles and controversies.

 27 Blake Lively

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Famous As: Model and Actress
Birthdate: August 25, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

Born into a family with a rich legacy in the entertainment industry, actress Blake Lively was exposed to acting as a young child. Even though she was not interested in acting as a teenager, she developed a passion for the same after winning a Teen Choice Award for one of her early TV shows.

 28 Julia Roberts

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 28, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

Julia Roberts is one of the most popular Hollywood actresses. She came to limelight in the 1990, when she played the female lead in the movie, Pretty Woman. In 2000, she won the Academy Award for best actress for her role in Erin Brockovich in 2000. She has been named the most beautiful woman in the world, a record five times, by the People magazine.

 29 Diana Rigg

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 20, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: British

 30 Sandra Oh

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Canadian

A Canadian-American actress of Asian descent, Sandra Oh became the first Asian actress to win two Golden Globe awards and the first Asian woman to host the award ceremony. She is also the third actress of Asian origin to host the TV show, Saturday Night Live. In 2019, she was named in Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world list.

 31 Lisa Ann

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 32 Asa Akira

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 3, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Japanese, American

 33 Kayden Kross

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 34 Remy LaCroix

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 35 Asia Carrera

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 6, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 36 Keisha Grey

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 9, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 37 Ashlynn Brooke

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Famous As: Adult Film Actress
Birthdate: August 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 38 Lily Carter

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 15, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

 39 Anissa Kate

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Famous As: Adult Film Stars
Birthdate: May 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: French

 40 Zooey Deschanel

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 17, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

Zooey Deschanel is an American actress known for her deadpan roles in successful comedy films, such as The Good Girl, Elf, Failure to Launch, Yes Man and 500 Days of Summer. She also acted in the popular sitcom New Girl. She is also a singer and songwriter and plays keyboards, percussion, banjo, and ukulele. Zooey is a co-founder of the female-focused website, HelloGiggles.

 41 Sarah Paulson

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 17, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

Named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2017, actress Sarah Paulson has been appearing in theater productions, TV shows, and films since the mid-1990s. She has appeared in both comedic and dramatic roles and has received numerous awards and accolades, including the Primetime Emmy Award.

 42 Jennifer Aniston

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 11, 1969
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

An American actress, film producer, and businesswoman, Jennifer Aniston began her acting career pretty early but gained stardom with her portrayal of Rachel Green in the popular television sitcom Friends. Her film career demonstrated her wide range and impressed both critics and audience. The star of The Good Girl and Bruce Almighty also went ahead to launch her own perfume.

 43 Kristen Stewart

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 9, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

Popular Hollywood actress and filmmaker, Kristen Stewart garnered worldwide fame for her portrayal of Bella Swan in the massively successful Twilight film series. However, Stewart’s rendezvous with fame and success began at a much younger age when she debuted in the movie, The Thirteenth, Year and later worked in the movie. Panic Room. Her later notable work include Clouds of Sils Maria.

 44 Megan Fox

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 16, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

With her sharp facial features and stunning figure, actress Megan Fox is undoubtedly a head-turner! Making her debut in the early 2000s as a teenager, she has come a long way in Hollywood and is today counted among the most beautiful and sexiest women in entertainment. She has been featured on various magazine covers as well.

 

 45 Natalie Portman

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Famous As: Actress, Producer, Director
Birthdate: June 9, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Israeli, American

Debuting at the age of thirteen, Israeli American actress Natalie Portman is today one of the most successful actresses in Hollywood. Her movie list is impressive with successful projects like Black SwanJackie, Star Wars, Closer and Thor. While pursuing her passion for acting, the Academy award winning actress also ensured to complete her studies and graduated from Harvard University.

 46 Jennifer Lopez

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Famous As: Singer, Actress, Dancer
Birthdate: July 24, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

Jennifer Lopez established herself as the highest-paid Latin actress in Hollywood after starring in films such as Out of Sight, The Wedding Planner, Maid in Manhattan and Shall We Dance’. She is also an accomplished dancer and commercially very successful singer. She helped propel the Latin pop movement in American music. She is also a fashion designer and a businesswoman.

 47 Drew Barrymore

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 22, 1975
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

Actress, producer, and director Drew Barrymore is daughter of prominent actor, John Drew Barrymore, and was introduced to show business as a baby. In the wake of her early stardom, she went through a difficult phase as a teenager and struggled with drug abuse. She was eventually able to resurrect her career and proceeded to act in many popular films.

 48 Jennifer Garner

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 17, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

Active in the entertainment industry since the mid-1990s, actress Jennifer Garner gained international fame her supporting role in Pearl Harbor. The daughter of conservative middle-class parents, she was determined to achieve big things and decided to become an actress. Besides acting, she is also an entrepreneur and is the co-founder of a baby food company.

 49 Ana de Armas

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 30, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Cuban, Spanish

A Spanish-Cuban actress, Ana de Armas worked in Spanish films and television shows before moving to Hollywood. Overcoming the obstacle of not knowing English, she established herself as a solid actress by working in films like Knives Out and Blade Runner 2049. She will play a Bond girl in No Time to Die movie and will portray Marilyn Monroe in the Netflix biopic Blonde.

 50 Rachel McAdams

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Birthdate: November 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian

Best known for her comedic and romantic film roles, Canadian actress Rachel McAdams is a very popular figure in Hollywood. Rising to fame in the 2000s, she has worked in many critically acclaimed movies. A socially responsible person, she believes in leading a lifestyle that is eco-friendly and sustainable. She is actively involved with several charities.