By: Brooke Sell
Gina Rodriguez is an American actress. She is 36 years old and is most known for her role as Jan in Jane the Virgin. She received a Golden Globe for the TV show. Gina has also starred in Miss Bala, Someone Great, Deepwater Horizon, Awake, and more. She has also won multiple Teen Choice Awards. She is currently married to Joe Locicero. She did dance until she was 17 years old and also attended Columbia University Theatrical Collaboration. Gina has said many times that she is best friends with her parents (Genaro and Magali Rodriguez), which is why she relates to her role as Jane so much. If she hadn’t become an actress she says she would of gone into practicing Law. She has Hashimoto’s disease which affects the thyroid glands. This struggle made her want to give up acting for good, but her parents helped her through it. She is a co-founder of the big company Naja and has hoped that it will empower young women to want to be themselves and not feel ashamed for it. Her current net worth is around $10 million. She has raised a lot of money for charities. These charities are The Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights and #MovementMonday which helps Latino’s who want to become an actress or actor.
Lily Collins is a British-American actress. She is 32 years old and her net worth is $25 million. She hasn’t won any big awards, but has starred in many hit movies. These movies are Mirror Mirror, Emily in Paris, Love Rosie, To The Bone, The Blind Side, Stuck in Love and a lot more. The first time she was seen on screen TV was when she was only 2 years old. This was in the show called Growing Pains. Her father is Phil Collins(an English musician) and her mother is Jill Tavelman(American actress). She is currently engaged to her fiancé, Charlie McDowell. The movie that brought attention to Lily was The Blind Side. She is very close with her mother, they moved to Los Angeles when Lily was only 5 years old. She is also a writer. She has written many things for Vogue, Seventeen, and the Los Angeles Times. Before she started acting as a full time job, she was in lots of music videos as a dancer. Lily has opened up about how while she was filming To The Bone, the story line actually applied to her. She says “I wasn’t even playing the character, I was playing myself and being filmed while doing it”. This was a major struggle for her, but her family, co-stars, producers, and friends all helped her until the end.
Miranda Otto is an Australian actress. She is 53 years old and has been acting since she has been 18. She has won a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Satellite Award and a Critics Award. Miranda has starred in both movies and TV shows. Movies she has been in are The Lord Of The Rings, The Silence, Annabelle, What Lies Beneath and more. She has also was a main character in the TV show Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Her net worth is $5 million. She was in many Australian films until her role in The Thin Red Line. This movie is what made her famous in the US as well. Miranda wasn’t always planning on being an actress for a living. She studied medicine and had plans to be a doctor. The reason she tried for the role in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was because of the dark nature of it. It was more spooky then the Sabrina the Teenage Witch series. Most of her family still lives in Brisbane, Australia so she goes to see them as often as she can. Miranda has a house in Los Angeles, Canada, and Australia and her and her husband travel back and forth whenever they need. Her husband is Peter O’Brien. She got in to acting because her father Barry Otto(an Australian actor) was her acting coach.
Drew Barrymore is an American actress. She is also a producer, director, talk show host, and an entrepreneur. She has won many awards including a Golden Globe, a BAFTA Award, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Movies she has starred in are Charlie’s Angels, 50 First Dates, Blended, Santa Clarita Diet, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Ever After, and others. Her and Adam Sandler have done many movies together and are close friends in real life. She has said in interviews that the reason she chooses the roles she does is because they all have focused on self improvement. Her net worth is currently at $125 million. Drew founded the production company, Flower Films. The first movie that was produced with it was her own Never Been Kissed. She does not act as much as she used to. She now likes to focus on her family and her talk show called The Drew Barrymore show. She hosted Saturday Night Live when she was only 7 years old and has hosted it more than 5 times since then, which makes her part of the “Elite Club”. She struggled a lot in her teen years and had to drop out of highschool. In 1999, Drew received the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Anne Hathaway is an American actress and is 38 years old. She did a lot of acting when she was younger. She has starred in The Princess Diaries, The Intern, Ocean’s Eight, Interstellar, Ella Enchanted, Alice In Wonderland(live action), and more. Anne has won many awards including an Emmy, a Golden Globe, and an Academy Award. She has been married to Adam Shulman since 2012. She also was in the movie Les Misérables with Hugh Jackman and they have been very close ever since. She even won an Oscar for the movie and thanked him in her speech. Her idols are Meryl Streep and Judy Garland. Anne has said that if she wasn’t an actress she would either go to school to biome an English teacher or a psychologist. Before she started acting she was in many commercials. In 2011, she was the youngest host of the Academy Awards and she was only 28 years old. One of the biggest roles that she is thankful for was the role in The Princess Diaries. That was Anne’s big break as a screen actress. That movie made her realize her talent and she began to be more confident.
Melissa McCarthy is an American actress and is 50 years old. She is married to Ben Falcone and they have two children together( Vivian and Georgette). She has won two Emmy Awards and two Golden Globes. Melissa has also been nominated for eight Emmy Awards in total and two Academy awards, as well. She has been in many movies including Bridesmaids, Thunder Force, The Heat, Tammy, Ghostbusters, and more. She is also in Gilmore Girls and in Mike and Molly. Her first big role that got her name out there was as Sookie, in Gilmore Girls. She originally went to college for Fashion. She attended the university of Southern Illinois. With all of her background knowledge on fashion, she helps design her own dresses for big events. Her net worth is currently $60 million. Melissa has her own fashion line called Melissa McCarthy seven7. While she was auditioning for her role in Mike and Molly, she was eight months pregnant with her daughter Vivian. Her and Octavia Spencer have been friends for quite some time. They starred in the TV show The Weird Al Show as “fans” and they just released Thunder Force where they star together.
Chloe Grace Moretz is an American actress. She is 24 years old. She has been acting since she was a little kid. She starred in The Amityville Horror, The Supernatural, Desperate Housewives, and more. More recently, she has been in movies like The 5th Wave, Carrie, Greta, Tom and Jerry(the new movie), If I Stay, Brain On Fire, and more. She hasn’t won many big awards besides MTV Awards and two People’s Choice Awards. Chloe’s net worth is currently $12 million. She was only 6 years old when she started acting. Her and Brooklyn Beckham dated for seven years on and off, but they are over for good. Chloe is very close with her family. She has four older brothers and they all get along very well. They were raised with the saying “Blood is thicker than water” and Chloe has stuck with that ever since. Her brother was also in the acting business, but he gave up his career to help Chloe with hers. He said that he saw so much potential he wanted to help her succeed and he is now her acting coach.
Carrie Fisher was an American actress. She was also a writer. She was 61 when she passed away, in 2016. She is most known for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars series. She starred in other movies like Hook, Drop Dead Fred, and more. She was in TV shows as well like Catastrophe, Saturday Night Live, and Family Guy(as a voice actress). She was nominated for a Saturn Award and also won a Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album. Her mom was Debbie Reynolds who was an actress, singer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur. Eddie Fisher, her father, was a TV show host. Carrie dropped out of school to become an actress. With her mom supporting her, Carrie and Debbie starred on Broadway together in the musical Irene. Carrie attended London’s Central School of Speech and Drama. She was also a prolific author. She published many semi-autobiographical novels including Postcards From the Edge. It turned into a film where Carrie wrote the script. Her daughter, Billie, is also talented. Billy Lourd has appeared in many things including Scream Queens and American Horror Story.
Judy Garland was an American actress. She was also a singer, vaudevillian, and dancer. She died in 1969 and the cause of death was a Barbiturate overdose. She was in musicals, dramas, and performed on stage. Judy was in The Wizard of Oz, The Pirate, The Harvey Girls, Girl Crazy, and more. She had her own show called The Judy Garland Show. She had won 2 Golden Globes, 4 Grammy Awards including the Lifetime Achievement Award, an Academy Award, and a Tony Award. She attended A Star Studded High School where famous children would go for school, there she met her lifelong bestfriend, Mickey Rooney. She was her times “Lindsey Lohan”. She was still in high school when she filmed The Wizard Of Oz. She had to attend school at least 3 hours a day before she could shoot the movie. She had a daughter and her name is Liza Minnelli. Judy had a very hard time while filming The Wizard Of Oz, she was forced to lose a ton of weight to fit the “perfect teen girl” look. She said that if acting didn’t work out so well for her, she would of gone into the medical field to become a nurse.
Blake Lively is an American Actress. She is 33 years old and her net worth is $30 million. She has starred in both movies and TV shows like The Shallows, Gossip Girl, A Simple Favor, The Age of Adaline, Green Lantern, The Sisterhood Of The Traveling Pants, All I See Is You, and others. Blake is married to Ryan Reynolds and they have been together for seven years. She hasn’t won very many awards besides two Teen Choice Awards and a People’s Choice Award, but is still a very well known actress. Before Ryan and Blake were together Blake was seeing a co-star Penn Badgley and Ryan was married to Scarlett Johansson. Ryan and Blake met on the set of Green Lantern and decided to go on a double date, not with each other, but with their former partners. She did not always plan on being an actress, instead she wanted to go to Stanford. She almost did not get the part of Serena in Gossip Girl because her looks didn’t fit the role, but she pushed the producers to hire her.
Sandra Oh is a Canadian-American Actress. She is 49 years old and her net worth is currently $25 million. She has starred in many TV shows and movies including Killing Eve, Greys Anatomy, Mulan II, Raya and the Last Dragon, The Princess Diaries series, Sideways, Ramona and Beezus, Tammy and more. She has won many awards including a Peoples Choice, two Golden Globe Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Critics’ Awards, a Satellite Award, and a Genie Award. As many people know, she played the role of Christina on Greys Anatomy. She originally requested the role of Miranda Bailey before finding out about the role of Christina. She then pushed the producers to give her Christina’s part. She started acting in commercials, her very first one was in a Don’t Drink and Drive commercial. She did ballet when she was young, which is what got her in to the acting career. Sandra’s parents were the ones that pushed her into pursuing the career of acting. She was the first Asian actress to win two Golden Globe awards in one night.
Angela Basset is an American Actress. She is also a known director, producer, and activist. She has won many awards including a Golden Globe, five NAACP awards, and an Academy Award. She has starred in American Horror Story(multiple seasons, 9-1-1, What’s Love Got To Do With It, Black Panther, Waiting to Exhale, Otherhood, Soul, and others. Angela is married and has two children. She is married to Courtney B. Vance and her kids are Slater and Bronwyn Vance. She met her husband at Yale. She studied African-American History and he studied Drama. They both graduated at the same time. She then worked as a receptionist of a hair salon and also a photo researcher. Angela did not make it big until her role as Tina Turner. This was in the movie called What’s Love Got To Do With It. Before this she only had small roles in things like The Cosby Show and Spenser. Angela’s performance as Tina Turner got her a Golden Globe Award and a nomination for an Academy Award.
Nina Dobrev is a Canadian actress and is currently 32 years old. She was born in Bulgaria and then at a young age moved to Canada with her family. The first role she got was on a show called Degrassi. She has also starred in the hit show The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, FAM, The Roommate, Never Cry Werewolf, and others. She has won two People’s Choice Awards and three Teen Choice Awards. Nina’s net worth since 2020 is $11 million. She was in a relationship with Ian Somerhalder (a co-star of The Vampire Diaries) for about a very long time before they it broke off. Nina’s fun name is Nikolina Konstantinova Dobreva, but she shortened it once she got into the acting world. She used to be a gymnast and dancer. In 2007, she took acting classes at Armstrong Acting Studios in Toronto, where she grew up. The biggest role she has had is in The Vampire Diaries. She has worked with Paul Rudd, Emma Watson, and Logan Lerman. She has also starred in the movie Arrivals and XXX: Return of Xander Cage. She can speak many different languages including French and Bulgarian.
Brie Larson is an American actress and film maker. Her full name is Brianne Sidonie Desaulniers and she is 31 years old. She is known for her supporting roles in comedies as a teenager. She also has starred in independent films and big budget blockbusters. Some of the movies she has been in are Captain Marvel, Kong, the Avengers series, Room, Sleepover, The Spectacular Now, and more. Her first ever role was in The Tonight Show and then scored a role in 13 Going On 30 in 2004. Her role in Room was a big breakthrough, it won her a Golden Globe, a BAFTA, and an Academy Award all for best actress. Brie’s net worth is currently $25 million since 2020. At age 6 she attended the American Conservatory Theater. She decided not to attend college because she wanted to pursue a true career in acting, which she did. She starred in 4 movies before even turning 15. At age 13 she signed a record deal with Universal Records because she was also a talented singer. She was also in commercials for Barbie dolls. She was engaged to her boyfriend of 7 years, but they broke it off in 2019. Brie is now in a serious relationship with actor, Elijah Allan-Blitz.
Jessica Alba is an American actress. She is also a businesswomen. She is 39 years old. The first movie she starred in was Camp Nowhere and the movie World of Alex Mack. Jessica was only 13 at the time. Other movies she has performed in are Dark Angel, Fantastic Four, Honey, Spy Kids, and others. She has two girls named Honor and Haven. She is married to Cash Warren. She went to a normal high school, until acting became more serious. Jessica’s net worth is currently $200 million. She is the co-founder of The Honest Company. They manufacture baby products and the revenue for her company in 2020 was $150 million. She started out acting on commercials for J.C. Penny and Nintendo. Jessica has a big heart and donates as much as she can. Since 2005 she has been raising money for many charities every year. Some of the money goes to an AIDS research foundation. Jessica has traveled a lot for movies and for her business, but she did do a lot of moving around when she was younger also because her dad was in the Air Force. She was going to be filming a movie in Australia when things started to go horribly wrong. She was kidnapped and found in a trunk of a random car hours later. No one knows much about it because she has not talked about the incident.
Julie Andrews is an English actress and is 85 years old. She has won lots of awards including a British Academy Film Award, one Academy Award, two Emmys. and three Grammy Awards. She is also an author and a singer. She has starred in the movie series of Princess Diaries, Sound of Music, Mary Poppins, Darling Lili, Tooth Fairy, Shrek, Enchanted, Bridgerton, Julies Greenroom, and more. Julie starred on Broadway and this helped her and many others realize the true talent she has. She has a flower named after her. It is a type of orange-pink rose. She and Carol Burnett are best friends. Julie even named Carol the godmother of her child. She has three children named Emma, Joanna, and Amy. She had very bad throat issues and she had surgery on non-cancerous nodules which made it even worse. She was never supposed to sing again. Since the surgery left her off worse than before she filed a malpractice suit against the doctor. The first time she song for the world again was in the movie The Princess Diaries 2.
Rachel McAdams is a Canadian actress and is currently 42 years old. She has starred in many movies like The Notebook, Mean Girls, Sherlock Holmes, Midnight in Paris, Aloha, Doctor Strange, and others. Rachel’s net worth is currently $25 million. She hasn’t won many awards besides two MTV awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Rachel has said multiple times in interviews that her and Ryan Gosling did not get along while shooting for The Notebook, but after the movie came out they started to date. They dated for almost 3 years before breaking up. They were both also born in the same hospital. She attended York University and graduated with a degree in Theatre Arts. Her first movie was in 2001 and it was My Name is Tanino. Her big debut was not until 2004, where she played the role of Regina George. That same year she was cast for her position in The Notebook. When Rachel was growing up she was involved in a Theatre Company out of London, Ontario and she won her first award there. She worked with Disney and guess-starred on the show The Famous Jett Jackson. Rachel first auditioned for the role as Cady Heron. She was 26 years old playing a high school student in the movie.
Lily Rabe is an American Actress and has been nominated for many awards including a Tony Award for her role in The Merchant. She is currently 38 years old and is married to Hamish Linklater. Her net worth is currently $3 million. She has starred in American Horror Story since 2011 and is also starring in a new TV show called Tell Me Your Secrets. Lily has performed in The Undoing, Fractured, Miss Stevens, The Hunger Games and more. Her father is David Rabe who is a playwright and her mother is Jill Clayburgh who is an actress. She has been co-stars of Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, and Timothee Chalamet. She played alongside with Finn Wittrock in American Horror Story and in Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream. Lily grew up in New York city and attended Northwestern University for college. She has been acting for 20 years. Her first movie was Never Again. Lily has stated in multiple interviews that she still gets nervous for new roles. She has done a lot of stage performances which have helped her gained confidence for being on screen television.
Winona Ryder is an American actress and is currently 49 years old. She has won a Golden Globe Award, and has been nominated for two Academy Awards. Movies she has starred in include Black Swan, Destination Wedding, The Ten, The Dilemma, Edward Scissorhands, Beetlejuice, Little Women, and others. She is also a main character in the Netflix show Stranger Things. Winona’s net worth since 2020 is $18 million. She is married to Keanu Reeves and they met on the set of Dracula in 1992. In 2001, she was arrested for shop lifting $5,560 of clothing and other things from Saks Fifth Avenue. She stopped acting for awhile after the incident. She dated Johnny Depp in the 1990’s and they were one of the most famous couples of all time. Winona was cast for Stranger Things because she has a very distinct and anxious energy about her, which is perfect for her role. Winona’s real name is actually Winona Laura Horwitz, but she goes by her stage name now(Winona Ryder). One of her favorite roles that Winona has played was in Little Women. She attended the American Conservatory Theater for acting.
Sally Field is an American actress and director. She is 74 years old and has won two Academy Awards. three Emmys, two Golden Globes, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and has been nominated for a Tony award. She has starred in the Spiderman films, Lincoln, Legally Blonde 2, Where the Heart is, Mrs. Doubtfire, Forrest Gump, and lots of other movies as well. Her net worth is currently $56 million. She was married to Steven Craig and they got divorced in 1975. Sally then remarried to Alan Greisman, they divorced in 1994. Sally Field played Tom Hanks mother in Forest Gump, but only 6 years earlier she played his love interest. She is only 10 years older than him. She has been campaigning for many years for the Equality Act. Her first movie was called Moon Pilot and it was a Disney Movie. Sally attended Birmingham High School and went to school with Cindy Williams and the future president of Disney. Three of her films are featured in the American Film Institute’s 100 Most Inspiring Movies of All Time. The three movies are Places in the Heart, Forest Gump, Norma Rae.
Sofia Vergara is a Columbian American actress. She is also a producer, presenter, and model. She has been one of the highest paid actress in American television for over seven years. She is currently 48 years old. She has won a Screen Actors Guild Award, two People’s Choice Awards and more. She was a main star on the sit-com Modern Family. She was also in movies like Hot Pursuit, Chef, Wild Card, The Smurfs, and others. Sofia’s net worth is currently $180 million. Modern Family was her first big break in America. She signed with CoverGirl to be a model in 2012. When she was only 18, Sofia got married to Joe Gonzalez, but they divorced shortly after. She has a son named Manolo who has starred in many different commercials with his mom. her dream job other than acting was to be a dentist. She was on Broadway before she started acting on television. She also defeated thyroid cancer. She supports organizations and advocates for women that have or are going through the same thing she did.
Florence Pugh is an English actress and is 25 years old. She hasn’t won very many awards besides the British Independent Film Award for Best Actress. Florence has starred in many movies and TV shows including the newest Little Women, Midsommar, Lady Macbeth, Marcella, and others. Her net worth is currently $2 million. The movie The Falling was her film debut movie. She rose to fame in her role for Little Women and Lady Macbeth. Florence has been acting ever since she was little, she started in theater when she was only 6. Her family moved to Spain for her to go to an acting school. She also went to school in Oxford to study mostly creative arts and literature. Her brother Toby Sebastian is an actor and singer. In 2016, she was named the “Star of Tomorrow” by Screen International. Florence is in a serious relationship with Zach Braff who is 46 years old. In Little Women, she acted with Meryl Streep, Emma Watson, and Saoirse Ronan. She is also in Black Widow with Scarlett Johansson, where she will be playing Johansson’s sister. In the Netflix series, Outlaw King, Florence portrayed as Elizabeth de Burgh.
Kathy Bates is a well known American actress and producer. She is 72 years old and has won two Golden Globes, two Emmy’s, and an Academy award. Her net worth is around $33 million. She has starred in The Highway Men, Tammy, Krystal, Midnight in Paris, and more. Kathy has been in many TV shows as well including American Horror Story, Six Feet Under, and Feud. She has had 14 Emmy nominations. In 1970, she moved to New York to pursue her acting career. She first started out acting in plays and was nominated for the Tony Award for her role in ‘night Mother. In 2012 she revealed that she had been suffering from breast cancer. Kathy also has lymph-edema in both of her arms. She says that since she beat both cancers she has “become less of a hermit and I travel more”. She was a National Spokesperson for the lymphatic Education and Research Network. She went to college at Southern Methodist University and then debuted in the film Taking Off in 1971. She never had children because she was to busy with her career. She donated $1 million to Hurricane Katrina victims. She won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for her role in Misery.
Alicia Christian(AKA Jodie Foster) is an American actress, director, and producer. She is 58 years old and has won many awards including two Academy Awards, BAFTA awards, 3 Golden Globes, and others. She has starred in Silence of the Lambs, Flight plan, Inside Man, Elysium, and more. She stars in both movie and TV shows. She started her acting career young in commercials. her first TV show was Mayberry R.F.D.. She then continued her acting career and her net worth is now $100 million. Her mother is Brandy Foster. She was in Disney films called Napoleon and Samantha and Freaky Friday. The first movie that gained Jodie attention was Taxi Driver. She was only 12 years old and received her first Oscar nomination. She won an Academy award and a Golden Globe for best actress for the role in The Accused. Jodie thinks her best role she played was in the movie Nell, where she played the main character Nell. She produced the show The Walking Dead. She acted with Kristen Stuart, Forest Whitaker, and Jared Leto in the movie Panic Room. She also won a Golden Globe for The Brave One which was a revenge thriller. In 2013 Jodie received the Honorary Cecil B. DeMille award.
Margot Robbie is an Australian actress and producer. She is 30 years old and has been nominated for 2 Academy Awards, 4 Golden Globe Awards, and 6 BAFTA awards. Her current net worth is $21 million. Movies she has starred in are Suicide Squad, Bombshell, The Wolf Of Wall Street, Dreamland, Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, and others. Margot had an exponential increase in fame after her appearance in Wolf of Wall Street. She was born in Australia and was raised by her grandparents and she later moved to the United States later in her life. She has won an Empire Award for Bet Female Newcomer, She graduated from Somerset college in 2007 and started her acting career soon after. She played Jane in the movie The Legend of Tarzan. She is very talented and beat out many actresses’ for the roles in her movies. Margot beat out Blake Lively, Amber Heard, and Emma Stone. She also appeared on the cover of Vanity Fair’s 20th Anniversary Hollywood Edition. She went to trapeze school when she was younger which lead her to make the decision of her doing all her own stunts in her movies, including Suicide Squad.
Jennifer Gardner is an American actress and producer. She is 48 and has won a Golden Globe, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and other smaller awards as well. She won all of her awards for the TV show she starred in which is Alias. She has starred in many different types of movies, but usually they are family based movies and she plays the mom. Some of the movies were 13 Going on 30, Miracles from Heaven, Pearl Harbor, Yes Day, Love Simon, The Odd Life of Timothy Green, and more. Jennifer’s net worth is approximately $80 million. She studied at the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Connecticut. Jennifer also wen to college in Ohio at Denison University to study chemistry. She graduated with a degree in Theater Arts instead. She started acting, not for the money, but because she loves doing it. She says, “loving what you do leads to more success”. She was one of the celebrities wo helped get a bill passed in 2013 that protects children from being harassed by photographers. Jennifer is also an artist ambassador and a trustee for Save the Children. She traveled to Houston, Texas after Hurricane Harvey hit to help children in need. Jennifer has three children with former husband Ben Affleck.
Mila Kunis is an American Actress, but was born in Ukraine. She moved to the US when she was only 7 years old and she is now 37. She started acting at the age of 14 for the TV show That 70’s show. Mila has also starred in Black Swan, Bad Moms, Oz the Great and Powerful, Baywatch, Annie(2014 version), and more. She has won an MTV award, two Young Artist Awards, and other awards as well(no big awards). Her net worth in 2020 was $74 million. When she moved to the US she did not know English, so she watched a lot of TV to help her. While she was auditioning for That 70’s show, she lied about her age. You had to be 18 to get the role and she was only 14 at the time. She told the producers she was turning 18, which was true but it wouldn’t be for 4 years. Mila has starred in multiple music videos. She is also a voice actor for the show Family Guy. Mila started taking acting classes two years after she moved to the US. She landed roles in commercials. For her role in Black Swan she had to go on a strict diet and also had to practice ballet for 4 hours everyday. Natalie Portman was the one that recommended Mila for the role in Black Swan.
Natalie Portman is an Israeli-born American actress, director, and producer. She is 39 years old and has been acting since she was a teenager. Natalie has won two Golden Globes, an Academy Award, and others. Movies she has starred in are Black Swan, the Thor series, Star Wars, Avengers, Garden State, and more. When she was only 10 years old she was asked to model, she said no. Natalie did use this as an opportunity to get an acting agent to jump start her career. She is multilingual and can speak 6 languages (English, Hebrew, French, Spanish, German, and Japanese). This helps a lot with her acting roles. She was a dancer when she was younger which helped a lot for her role in Black Swan, which one her an Oscar. She went to college and claimed “I don’t care if college ruins my career. I’d rather be smart than a movie star”. Natalie’s debut movie was in The Professional(1994). Her net worth is $62 million. When she was young she would go to acting summer camps including the Stagedoor Manor Performing Acts Camp in New York.
Jessica Lange is an American actress and is 71 years old. She is the 13th actress to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting. This means she has won two Academy Awards, three primetime Emmy Awards, a Tony Award, five Golden Globe Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She has starred in many movies including King Kong, Tootsie, Wild Oats, and more. Jessica is also a main character of each season in American Horror Story, starring many different types of roles. She started off her acting in France, where she did theatre. She was modelling and the director of King Kong was drawn to her. The remake of King Kong was Jessica’s debut and she won a Golden Globe for it. She met her ex husband at art and photography school in Minnesota, and they travelled the world together. In 1982 she was the first performer in 40 years to received two Oscar nominations within the same year. She has two children Samuel and Hannah. She suffers from depression, but acting and staying busy has helped her a lot. Finally, Jessica is a Goodwill Ambassador and specializes in HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Millie Bobby brown is a young English actress. She is only 17 years old and her net worth is already $11 million. She has starred in a Netflix series Stranger Things. She has a role in the upcoming movie Godzilla vs. Kong and was in Enola Holmes as well. She has made quite a name for herself, she was even nominated for an Emmy. In 2018 she was named a Goodwill Ambassador and she is the youngest ambassador they have ever had. Millie has started her own production company called PCMA Productions and wants to produce her own Netflix series. The show will be called A Time Lost and it is an original story written by her and Paige Brown(Millie’s older sister). Her first role was in Once Upon a Time as young Alice. Millie Bobby Brown is known for being dedicated for her roles, she studies her roles for hours before shooting just to perfect it. She even shaved her head for her first major role as Eleven in Stranger Things.
Ashley Judd is an American Actress and is 52 years old. She has starred in many movies like Dolphin Tale (1 and 2), Divergent, Tooth Fairy, Where The heart Is, Flypaper, A Dogs Way Home, and others. She has been nominated for many awards and won an Independent Spirit Award for Best Actress. Her net worth is currently $22 million. In February, she went to Congo and shattered her Tibia, Ashley posted on her Instagram a picture of her getting carried in a hammock and was then rushed to the hospital. She was in the rainforest and tripped over a fallen tree. She is related to the country singers Naomi and Wynonna Judd. Ashley Judd attended the University of Kentucky, but never finished because she wanted to pursue her dream of acting. She has traveled the world to volunteer in other countries to promote AIDS prevention and women rights. Ashley was founded Goodwill Ambassador for the United nations Populations Fund.
Kate Winslet is an English actress and is 45 years old. She has worked in many dramas over the years. She has won multiple Golden Globe Awards, an Academy Award, many BAFTA Awards, an Emmy, and may other British Awards. Some movies she has had roles in are the Titanic, Divergent, The Mountain Between Us, The Holiday, Ammonite, and more. She has three children and is currently married to Ned (Edward Abel Smith). By the age of 31 she had already been apart of the estimated “five nomination” Oscar Club. At 33 she earned her 6th Oscar for the movie The Reader. Her family is full of actors/actresses. Her mom, dad, and sisters were all in theater. Kate grew up very poor and her community had to provide for her. Kates first success was the movie heavenly Creatures which aired in 1994 and a reviewer said that “she would never become a movie star or make it big”. In 2021 her estimated net worth was $65 million.
Helena Bonham Carter is an English Actress and is 54 years old. She has starred in many films including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory(remake), The Harry Potter Series, Enola Holmes, Cinderella(live action), Alice in Wonderland, and others. She has won many awards including multiple screen actors awards, multiple British awards, and multiple BAFTA awards. Her net wroth is currently $60 million. She was engaged to Tim Burton for a very long time and she even starred in 7 of his movies. She is known greatly for her role as Bellatrix in Harry Potter. Her first film was A Pattern of Roses and after this she decided she wanted to go to college so she applied for many and did not get accepted to a single one, so she pursued an acting career instead.
Amy Adams is an American Actress and is 46 years old. She is also a producer. Amy is known for being casted for dramatic or comedic roles. She has appeared 3 times in three time in annual rankings for worlds highest paid actresses. She has won many awards for her movies and TV shows. She has won two Golden Globe awards and many Critics’ awards. She has appeared in American Hustle, Enchanted, Leap Year, Night at The Museum, Man of Steel, and many more. Her breakthrough role was in the film Junebug and she was nominated for an Academy Award. Before Amy Adams was an actress she trained to be a professional dancer and she gave up on that dream to enter musical theater because it fit her personality better. She went to an acting class and met Darren Le Gallo, and they got married in 2015. She was invited to going the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Finally, her performance in Junebug was named 6th best performance of the decade in Paste Magazine.
Octavia Spencer is an American actress. She is also a producer and author. She is currently 50 years old. She has won many awards including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, A Screen Actors Award, and many more. All of these awards were for the movie The Help. Other movies she has starred in are Hidden Figures, Self Made, The Shack, Gifted and others. She has always been in show business, her first job was on set of a movie called The Long Walk as an intern. She was the first black actress that was nominated for an Academy Award(for the movie Hidden Figures). She used to have anxiety, especially when she first started acting and had to walk on the red carpet, but acting for awhile really helped her break out of her shell. In 2009 she was in Entertainment Weekly’s top 25 funniest actresses. She suffers from dyslexia, but it really has helped her see the world in a different way. Lastly, she is an amazing author for kids books. She has wrote multiple including Randi Rhodes and The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit.
Megan Fox is an American Actress and is 34 years old. She is also a model. Her debut in acting was in the movie Holiday in the Sun. She has also been in TV shows like New Girl as a supporting actress. Other movies Megan has been in are Jennifer’s Body, Rogue, Transformers, and others. She hasn’t won many awards other than Teen Choice Awards and her net worth is $9 million. She is currently in a relationship with Machine Gun Kelly. They call themselves Twin Flames. Megan is also a known model and started modeling at only 13 years old. She often played the pretty mean girl rival of the main characters in movies like in Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. Her biggest breakthrough was in Transformers movie. Megan Fox has been diagnosed with OCD and has had it since she was a teen. She has wanted to be an actress ever since she was little and the movie that pushed her to do that was Wizard of Oz classic.
Viola Davis is an American Actress. She is 55 years old and is also a producer. She has won an Academy Award for best Actress in a Supporting Role. She has also won 2 Tony Awards and is the first African-American to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting Award. She was also one of the 100 most influential people for Time Magazine in 2012 and 2017. She has been in Movies and TV shows including How to get Away With Murder, The Help, Widows, Suicide Squad, and will be in The Suicide Squad coming out this year. Viola came from a very poor family, but managed to work her way to make a huge name for herself. She got financial assistance for her schooling and she was the first to go to college in her family. She was first known for her role in The Substance of Fire in 1996. Lastly, Glamour magazine named Viola Film Actress of the year in 2012.
Jennifer Lopez or J. Lo is an American actress, dancer, and singer. She is 51 years old and is very talented. She has done voice acting for the movies Home and Ice Age. She has also been in other movies like Hustlers, Selena, The Boy Next Door, Shades of Blue, Jersey Girl, and much more. She hasn’t won very many acting awards because she is more focused on her singing career. She was acting and in college at the same time and eventually dropped out of Baruch College in NY to pursue her acting and singing career. J. Lo founded a production compacy called Nuyorican Productions. Her first big movie that she starred in was Lost in the Wild and it was filmed in 1993. She started acting before she was a famous singer. Jennifer’s role in Selena is what sparked her music career. Lastly, she is not only in movies, but she was on American Idol and World of Dance as a judge.
Sarah Paulson is an American Actress and she is 46 years old. She has been in numerous movies and TV shows including American Horror Story, Ratched, Oceans 8, Glass, Run, Birdbox, and many more. She has won many awards a Primetime Emmy Award, A Golden Globe, and many more. Some facts about Sarah is that she has done drama, horror, and comedy movies. She made her debut on TV in Lay and Order. She has directed many episodes of American Horror Story. She has been working on acting since she was 12 years old. Lastly she has a favorite actress, Jessica Lange, and she got to work with her on the set of American Horror Story.
Rebel Wilson is an Australian actress and she is 41 years old. She is also a singer, comedian, producer, and writer. She is most known for her role as Fat Amy in the Pitch Perfect movies. Other movies she has been in are The Hustle, Bridesmaids, Cats, and How to be Single. Rebel has won multiple MTV awards and her net worth is $22 million. She was in many Australian films before being known in the US. Her breakthrough movie in the US is called Ghost Rider. She went to school to become a lawyer and that knowledge has helped her negotiate her contracts as an actress. Rebel went to South Africa as a youth ambassador. While she was there she caught malaria and had to go into intensive care and during that time she had many hallucinations. She dreamt that she won an Oscar and instead of giving a formal speech on stage, she rapped instead. Lastly, since Rebel Wilson wasn’t huge in America during her first movies she didn’t make much money until the second Pitch Perfect movie came out.
Cameron Diaz is an American actress. She has also produced, written books and modeled. She is 48 years old and has been many movies including Annie(2014), Charlies Angels, My Sisters Keeper, all of the Shrek movies, The Holiday, and many more. She hasn’t won many big awards besides multiple MTV awards. Her net worth is $140 million. Her big break was when she played Tina Carlyle in The Mask. Even though, she did not win she was nominated for many Golden Globe awards. She is semi-retired, but is still the 5th highest-grossing actress. She was a model for Coca-Cola in the 1990s. Lastly, in Shrek she was the voice actor for Fiona.
Emma Roberts is an actress and is 30 years old. She also sings, but mostly sticks to acting. She has been in many movies including Nerve, Aquamarine, Nancy Drew, Holidate, and many more. She has starred in TV shows as well like Scream Queens, American Horror Story, and her breakthrough TV show on nickelodeon, Unfabulous. She hasn’t won any awards besides a Teen Choice award and an MTV award, but her net worth is $25 million. Emma’s aunt is Julia Roberts, who is also an actress. She played Johnny Depps daughter in the movie Blow. She did end up going to college, but had to stop due to her work life. Emma Roberts has a child and his name is Rhodes. The father of the baby is Garrett Hedlund and he is an actor as well.
Sandra Bullock is an American actress and she is 56 years old. She is not only an actress, but is a producer as well. She was one of the worlds highest paid actresses in 2010 and 2014. In 2015 she was named People’s Most Beautiful Women and was also included in Time’s 100 most influential people in the world. She has win many awards including a Golden Globe, an Academy Award, and many others. Films she has been in are The Blind Side, Oceans 8, Bird Box, Gravity, and many more. She has produced many of the movies she has starred in as well. In 1995 she started a production company of her own called Fortis Films. Her movie gravity made over $723 million. She has won a Golden Raspberry Award(an award people get for worst movie and it happens the night before The Oscars) and showed up to get the award for the movie ‘All about Steve’ and got a Golden Globe award the same year for the movie The Blind Side. Sandra Bullock is the only actress to show up for a Golden Raspberry award and win a Golden Globe in the same year.
Kristen Stewart is an American actress. She is 30 years old and is most famous for her role as Bella Swan in The Twilight Saga series. She hasn’t won any big awards, but has won many teen awards/nickelodeon awards. Some other movies Kristen has been in besides for The Twilight Saga movies are the new Charlie’s Angels, Underwater, Snow White and the Huntsman, and a lot more. She did more acting in her younger years. Kristen Stewart took after her parents and also got into film making, along with acting. Her big break movie was when she starred as Jodie Foster, in Panic Room. She can sing and play many instruments as well including guitar and drums. Finally, in 2012 she was marked as one of the highest-paid actresses making about 34.5 million in a year and she was only 22.
Nicole Kidman is an American-Australian actress. She has won an Academy Award, two Emmys, and five Golden Globe awards. She has been ranked one of the worlds most highest-paid actresses in 2006, 2018, and 2019. Her net worth is $183 million from 2015. She has starred in the tv show Big Little Lies. The movies she has starred in are The Undoing, The Others, Bombshell, Aquaman, The Hours, Batman Forever, and many more. She is a producer and singer, also. She used to be married to Tom Cruise, but they broke up before the 2000’s. She is now married to Keith Urban. Her best friends Reese Witherspoon and Naomi Watts, who are both actresses. Her first debut was in a movie called A Bush Christmas(A remake of an Australian holiday favorite). Lastly, her breakthrough roles were in the movie Dead Calm.
Scarlett Johansson is an actress and is 36 years old. She was the highest paid actress in 2018 and 2019 and has been featured on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list. She has starred in the Avengers series, other marvel movies, We Bought a Zoo, and many more. Before Scarlett acted in movies, she did commercials and theater acting. Her first leading role movie was Manny & Lo and she played a pregnant teenager. She was known for being able to act older than she really was. She was only 18 while filming Lost in Translation, but her ability to act older made her really fit in with the cast. Though she has not won many awards, she has been nominated several times for both Academy Awards, Golden Globes and guild awards.
Cate Blanchett is an Australian actress. She produces and directs also. Cate is 51 years old and has won a lot of awards including two Academy Awards and 3 Golden Globes. Some of the movies she has starred in is Cinderella(live action), The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, Indiana Jones, and many more. She studied art history at the University of Melbourne and graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art. Her first TV roles were in the shows Heartland and Bordertown. Her breakthrough role was when she played Queen Elizabeth I. She is the only Australian to win two acting Oscars. Lastly, for her movie “The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou” she did not rehearse or meet most of the cast before filming a certain part of the movie and she did it amazingly anyways.
Emma Stone is an actress and is 32 years old. She has been acting since 2004. She was just casted for the role of Cruella DeVille in the new 101 Dalmatian spin-off, Cruella. Some of her other most famous movies are La La Land, the Spiderman series, The Help, The Croods, and many more movies. She is a very talented actress and has won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a movie. Some interesting facts about Emma is that she can build websites, on her own, just for fun. She has written a book called I Am Bigger Than My Anxiety, which is about her struggles with anxiety and depression when she was younger. For her role in Easy A she had to record herself doing a monologue. She spent hours and hours on it trying to choose the right version that showed herself in her acting, she was so freaked out about it her roommate at the time chose one for her and sent it in. Her closest friends are Jennifer Lawrence, Martha Maslsaac and Sugar Lyn Beard. They spend a lot of time together. Lastly, her and Ryan Gosling have starred in three major movies together which are Crazy, Stupid, Love, Gangster Squad and La La Land.
Reese Witherspoon is an actress and is 41 years old. She has been in many movies and TV shows. Her most famous movies are A Wrinkle in Time, Home Again, Legally Blonde, and more. TV shows she has starred in are Big Little Lies and Little Fires Everywhere. She has won many awards including MTV awards, a Golden Globe, and an Academy Award. Some facts about Reese is that both of her parents were in the medical field so that is what she wanted to do until she got into acting. Her first role was in The Man in the Moon and she was only 14. Her hit movie Legally Blonde made about $150 million. Her net worth is about $80 million. Lastly, she started her own production company called Type of Films.
Saoirse Ronan is an Irish/American actress and she has been acting since she was young. She is now 26 and has won many smaller awards, but has won a Golden Globe for being the best actress in the movie Lady Bird. She is greatly known for her role in Little Women and Lady Bird. Facts about Saoirse Ronan is that she was nominated for an Oscar at the age of 13. She does not read her movie reviews because “there will be something that sticks in my head, because it’s not a natural, normal thing for people you don’t know to personally write about you” she says. She can do very many accents, but in real life she has an Irish accent. Finally, she is very picky about the roles she plays because she likes to play characters who are well rounded and smart. She wants her role to be written intelligently.
Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress. She is 35 years old and is most famous for her role in the live action Wonder Woman. She is not only an actress, but a producer and model as well. She was a soldier who served two years in the Israel Defense Forces. She hasn’t been in many things other than Wonder Woman, nut she has won 2 awards for that movie. Some facts about Gal Gadot is that she was in the Miss Universe Pageant in 2004 as Miss Israel. She was in Ralph Breaks the Internet as the voice actress of Shank. She is going to be starring as Cleopatra in an upcoming movie. Finally, in 2020 she was one of the highest-paid actresses and she earned more than $30 million.
Emma Watson is a English actress and is currently 30 years old. She has been acting since she was 10 when she starred in the first Harry Potter movie. She has been acting ever since in movies. She has been in the whole Harry Potter series. Beauty and the Beast(live action), Perks of Being a Wallflower, Little Women, and more. Some cool facts about Emma Watson is that she has always wanted to act, starting at the age of 6. She was the cover of a Teen Vogue magazine at only the age of 15. She has a college degree and is also a journalist. She hasn’t won any major awards, but she has won many smaller ones.
Meryl Streep is an actress and she has been acting since 1969. She is currently 71 years old and is often described as the “best actress of her generation”. She can do multiple accents and can sing. She has starred in a numerous amount of movies and TV shows. She has been in Mamma Mia, Disney movies, The giver, Little Women, and many other hit productions. She has won multiple Golden Globes for best actress and multiple Academy Awards for Best Actress. She has one 20 awards in total. Some facts about Meryl Streep is that she has more Academy Award Nominations than any other female. She also is worth $90 million. She is the Spokeswoman for the national Women’s History Museum. Lastly, Meryl Streep donated her entire salary for The Iron Lady movie to the National Women’s History Museum because she thinks “that women’s story needs to be told”.
Jennifer Lawrence is an actress and is currently 30 years old. She is super known for her role in The Hunger Games. She has also won many Academy Awards and has won multiple Golden Globe Awards(both were for best actress in a leading role). Some facts about Jennifer Lawrence is that she finished high school two years early. She is also very friendly and talkative. She was also the highest paid actress in 2015 and 2016. She was also on a list for 100 of the most friendly people.
Angelina Jolie is an actress and she is most known for her role in Maleficent(live action), as Maleficent herself. She is 45 years old and has won many awards including three Grammys and an Academy Award. Some interesting facts about her is that she is a fully licensed pilot. She has 6 children and 3 of them are adopted. She was married to Brad Pitt(the biological father of the other three children). They got a divorce in 2016. Finally, she does her own stunts in the movies she stars in.
Zendaya is a Disney star and is also in Euphoria and Spiderman: Far From Home. She is 24 years old and has an already won an Emmy for ‘Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series’ for her show Euphoria.