Actresses in Hollywood have a global reputation for their beauty, glitz, professionalism, and talent. Moviegoers all over the world have been blown away by their incredible performances in a wide range of films that have showcased their many talents. Check out their filmographies if you’re unfamiliar with them, but for now, here is our list of the most famous and sought-after Hollywood actresses (which you definitely should, by the way).
Originally from the United States, Scarlett Ingrid Johansson is now a respected international star. She topped the Forbes Celebrity 100 for two consecutive years (2018 and 2019) as the highest-paid actress in the world. Time magazine included her in its list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2021. Johansson’s films have grossed over $14.3 billion worldwide, making her the highest-grossing actress of all time. She has won a Tony Award and a British Academy Film Award, and she has been nominated for two Oscars and five Golden Globes.
Saoirse Una Ronan is an Irish-American actress. The Clinic, an Irish medical drama from 2003, was Ronan’s acting debut (2007). Her breakthrough performance and Oscar nomination came from Atonement (2007). Ronan garnered Oscar nods for her parts as Lady Bird (2017) and Jo March in Greta Gerwig’s Little Women (2019). Lady Bird earned her a Golden Globe.
Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh Choo Kheng. Michelle Khan’s first stage name was actually Yeoh when she started out in Hong Kong. Holy Weapon (1990), Police Story 3: Supercop (1992), and Yes, Madam (1985) were just a few of the Hong Kong action films in which she starred and performed her own stunts, propelling her to stardom in the ’90s.
Her roles in Tomorrow Never Dies (a James Bond film) and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (a martial arts film) from 1997 propelled her to international stardom. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts even considered her for Best Actress for that part. She is one of Hollywood’s most beloved actresses and will likely be one of the world’s 100 most influential people in 2022 thanks to the release of the surprise smash hit Everything, Everywhere, All at Once.
American actress, Zoe Yadira Saldana-full Perego’s name is Zoe Yadira Saldana-Pergo. After training with the Faces theatre troupe, she made two guest appearances on episodes of Law & Order in 1999. The next year, in 2000’s Center Stage, she made her debut in a major motion picture, also playing a ballet dancer. Saldana’s breakthrough came as a result of her roles in some science fiction films, beginning with her 2009 debut as Niota Uhura in the Star Trek film series and her first appearance as Neytiri in the Avatar film series. Saldana made her name in the public eye for playing Britney Spears’ co-star in the road movie Crossroads (2002). Starting with Guardians of the Galaxy, she portrays Gamora in the MCU (2014).
Emma Stone is her birth name. She’s won the Oscar, Golden Globe, and BAFTA. The actress made more money in 2017 than any other actress and was named one of Time’s 100 most influential people. Stone’s first major role earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination. She gained fame for her role as Gwen Stacy in The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) and its sequel, The Amazing Spider-Man: Homecoming. Stone is one of Hollywood’s top actresses.
Certainly, in the not-too-distant future, these women will maintain their current level of prominence in the realm of popular culture. We highly suggest checking out their incredible bodies of work, which have helped them become stars. Your expectations will be far exceeded, that much is certain.