While we are only thirteen days into the new year, these actresses have been busy!
Scroll on for the top 10 most successful actresses that are taking screens by storm…..
Inbar Lavi was born on October 27, 1986, in Ramat Gan, Israel. Lavi was a dancer first before she became an actress, studying at the Ballet and Modern Dance at the Kiarat Sharet School of Arts. She then went on to study at The Sofi Moskowitz School of Acting in Tel Aviv to focus on Method Acting and the Stanislavski technique. She then moved to New York at 17 to model and act, residing there for a few months, and then made the leap to Los Angeles. She is known for Lucifer (2016), Imposters (2017), and Resurrection: Prison Break (2017).
Tommi Rose is not only an actor but a musical artist. Born on February 23, 2001, in Florida — the bombshell entertainer started her career in print ads and commercials but didn’t get her big break until she starred as Emma Scott Fitzgerald, starring alongside Burt Reynolds in “In Sanity, FL.” Not too long after, Nickelodeon cast her as the series regular character “Simone” on the show “I Am Frankie” season 2. Several movie roles followed including Trico Tri Happy Halloween (2018), Bernie the Dolphin 2 (2019), Chateau Vato (2020), and The Girl Who Believes in Miracles (2021). Tommi also performs live and records in the studio with producers in Miami and LA including the famous Hit Factory recording studio in Miami.
Born on December 21, 1996, in Phoenix, Arizona, Kaitlyn Dever was inducted into the Texas Film Hall of Fame with the Rising Star Award on March 12, 2020, in Austin, Texas. She was also named one of Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch. Dever is known for films such as Bad Teacher (2011), Short Term 12 (2013), Laggies (2014), All Summers End (2017), The Front Runner (2018 ), Coastal Elites (2020) and Dear Evan Hansen (2021).
Ali Skovbye was born on May 16, 2002, in Vancouver, Canada, and actually began her acting career at the ripe age of four years old after being scouted for a national Cadillac commercial. The following year, she dove into film and television, booking a supporting lead role in the feature film “Personal Effects.” She is also known for Smallville: Abandoned (2010), Forever 16 (2013), The Gourmet Detective (2015), Death Al Dente: A Gourmet Detective Mystery (2016) and Imperfect High (2021).
Emma Stone was born on November 6, 1988, in Scottsdale, Arizona, Stone began her career in 2004. She convinced her parents to let her move to Hollywood when she was age 15 by making a PowerPoint presentation aptly titled, Project Hollywood. She is famous for In Search of the Partridge Family (2004), Superbad (2007), Easy A (2010), Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 ( 2014), The Favorite (2018) And Cruella (2021). Oh, and fun fact, she is a natural blonde. It was Judd Apatow who suggested she change her hair color for Superbad (2007) and she liked it so much that she decided to keep it.
Born on May 16, 1986, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee — there is no one quite like Megan Fox. Constantly making the list for Top Hot 100 Women, the actress began her career in 2001 with the film ‘Holiday in the Sun’ and is known for Transformers (2007), Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009), Jennifer’s Body (2009), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016). She recently got engaged to Machine Gun Kelly after the pair dated for a year and a half.
Margot Robbie was born on July 2, 1990, in Dalby, Queensland, Australia. Robbie moved to Melbourne in her late teens to pursue an acting career. And from 2008-2010, Robbie played the character of Donna Freedman in the long-running Australian soap opera, Neighbours (1985), for which she was nominated for two Logie Awards. She then made her way to Hollywood and scored the role of Laura Cameron on the short-lived ABC series, Pan Am (2011). She later went on to star in her big-screen debut in the film, About Time (2013). And then in 2014, Robbie founded her own production company, LuckyChap Entertainment. She is also known for The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Suite Française (2014), Suicide Squad (2016), and I, Tonya (2017).
Born February 16, 1989, Elizabeth Olson is not just known for being the younger sister of actresses and fashion designers Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen. She began acting at age 4 and continued to go out for auditions. However, in 2004, she almost gave up acting over the media focusing on Mary-Kate’s eating disorder. She attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts but it wasn’t until 2011 when Olsen’s breakout role came when she appeared in the film Martha Marcy May Marlene. She is also known for Silent House (2011), Liberal Arts (2012), Godzilla (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), and Captain America: Civil War (2016).
Emma Watson was born on April 15 1990 in Paris, France. From the young age of six, Emma knew that she wanted to be an actress and, for a number of years, she trained at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts, a part-time theatre school where she studied singing, dancing and acting. And in 1999, casting began for Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone (2001), the film adaptation of British author J.K. Rowling‘s bestselling novel. Casting agents discovered Emma through her Oxford theatre teacher. After eight consistent auditions, producer David Heyman gave Emma the iconic role of Hermione Granger. She went on to star in the entire franchise of Harry Potter films as well as My Week with Marilyn (2011), The Bling Ring (2013), Noah (2014) and Beauty and the Beast (2017).
Scarlett Johansson was born on November 22, 1984, in New York City, alongside her twin brother, Hunter. Johansson began acting during childhood, making her professional acting debut at the age of eight in the off-Broadway production of “Sophistry” with Ethan Hawke, at New York’s Playwrights Horizons. She then went on to make her film debut at the age of nine, as John Ritter’s character’s daughter in the fantasy comedy North (1994). She is also known for Home Alone 3 (1997), The Horse Whisperer (1998), My Brother the Pig (1999), Iron Man 2 (2010), The Avengers (2012), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Avengers: Endgame (2019) and Black Widow (2021).
Alexandra Daddario was born on March 16, 1986, in New York City. Her first job came at the young age of 16 when she landed the role of “Laurie Lewis” on All My Children (1970). She is known for White Collar (2009), American Horror Story (2011), Texas Chainsaw (2013), True Detective (2014), Baywatch (2017). And it seems talent runs in the family as her brother is actor Matthew Daddario and her sister is actor Catharine Daddario. And fun fact? Her grandfather was congressman Emilio Daddario (Emilio Q. Daddario), of Connecticut.
And last but certainly not least – born on August 15, 1990, – Jennifer Lawrence was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016. Her films grossing over $5.5 billion worldwide, she is often called the most successful actress of her generation. In addition, she is the only person thus far born in the 1990s to have won an acting Oscar. She is known for X-Men: First Class (2011), The Hunger Games (2012), Silver Linings Playbook (2012) and American Hustle (2013).
With a background in the creative and educational fields, Amelia Finefrock is freelance writer, singer-songwriter and nanny based in Chicago.
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