Top hollywood actress in 2020 (Complete List)

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31. Emma Stone

Emma Stone

The gorgeous Emma Stone is one of the top Hollywood actresses, and Time magazine named her in the “100 most influential people in the world”, and also appeared in Forbes celebrity 100 in 2013 and 2017.

Emma Stone began her career as a childhood artist in a theatre group in Phoenix, and gain mainstream recognition in 2012 from “The Amazing Spider-man” movie.

In 2016, Emma won Academy Award as Best Actress for La La Land film, and as of 2020, she won more than 31 awards, which prove that she is one of the best Hollywood actresses.

She has appeared in movies such as La La Land, Zombieland, Easy A, Bird Man, The Favorite, etc.

 

30. Shailene Woodley

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Shailene Woodley is an actress, film producer, and activist. In 2011, She received many nominations and awards for her work in her debut movie The Descendants.

In 2012, Shailene won Independent Spirit Awards for the best female support role in “The Descendants” movie and also got nominations for Emmy award and Golden Globe.

The beautiful actress gained wider recognition in 2014, from Divergent movie, which propelled her to a new level of fame.

She has appeared in movies & television such as The Divergent Series, Adrift, The Secret Life of American Teenager, Big Little Lies, etc.

All her achievements prove that she is one of the most talented youngest actresses in Hollywood.

 

29. Margot Robbie

Margot Robbie

She is a film producer and one of the top Hollywood actresses, Time magazine named her among the top 100 most influential people in the world.

Margot Robbie is the best example of beauty with talent, in 2019, Forbes Magazine ranked her among the highest-paid Hollywood actresses.

Her international breakthrough came when she worked in movies such as The Wolf of Wall Street, Suicide Squad.

She worked in movies such as Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Bombshell, The Suicide Squad, The Legend of Tarzan, Focus, etc.

The beautiful and talented, Margot Robbie has established herself as one of the most prominent faces in the Hollywood industry in 2020.

 

28. Emma Watson

Emma Watson

Emma Watson is an actress, model, and activist, famous for her character “Hermoine” in the Harry Potter series.

She is one of the extremely talented and best-looking actresses in the world, gained international recognition from the Harry Potter series.

She appeared in movies such as the Harry Potter Series, Noah, Regression, Beauty and the Beast, The Circle, Little Women, etc.

Many Magazines portrayed her as one of the most talented and hottest Hollywood actresses.

Emma Watson won the ‘National Movie Award’ in 2007 for ‘Best Performance by a Female’ in the movie ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’, since then she has won many awards and nominations for her work in films.

 

27. Kristen Stewart

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Kristen Stewart is also a director, and media portrayed her as among the most beautiful Hollywood actress.

She began her acting journey at the age of eight and got the international success from the character “Bella” in the The Twilight Saga.

With hard work, Kristen Stewart established herself among the most talented faces in the Hollywood industry, and also the recipient of several accolades.

She won Bafta Award and also the only American actress to win Cesar Award for Best Supporting actress.

According to Forbes, she is among the 100 most influential people in the world and also one of the highest-paid actresses in 2020

 

26. Elizabeth Olsen

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Several magazines included her in the list of the most talented and beautiful actresses in the world and also she is a producer.

She began her acting journey at age four, and her breakthrough role came in 2011 when she appeared in the movie Martha Marcy May Marlene.

Olsen’s character in the film Martha Marcy May Marlene won her numerous nominations and awards, including Critics choice movie awards for best actress, Independent Spirit Award for the best female lead, and many more…

She earned international recognition when she joined Marvel Cinematic Universe as character Wanda/Scarlet witch.

She appeared in films such as Godzilla, Silent House, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers Endgame.

The above achievements prove that she deserved a place in the top hollywood actress list.

 

25. Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis is an American actress and also cited by many magazines as one of the top and hottest actresses in Hollywood.

She began her acting journey at age nine and her breakthrough role came in the film, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, in 2008.

Kunis has won numerous awards for her works, and also nominated for Golden Globe and Screen actors guild awards.

She has done movies such as Max Payne, Date Night, Friends with Benefits, Black Swan, Ted, Oz the Great and Powerful, Bad Moms, etc.

FHM magazine ranked her number one on their 2013 “100 Sexiest Women in the world” list.

 

24. Gal Gadot

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Gal Gadot is an actress, model, and martial artist, Times Magazine ranked her among the “100 most influential people in the world”, also one of the top hollywood actresses in 2020.

She also served in the Israel Defence Forces for two years as a Sports trainer.

Gal started her modeling career in the late 2000s and won miss Israel title in 2004.

Gal Gadot’s international breakthrough role came in the fourth part of Fast & Furious film.

She achieved international recognition from her character ‘Diana’ in the Wonder Woman film. And in 2014, International magazines, Maxim ranked her among hot 100 women in the world.

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23. Amber Heard

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Amber Heard is an actress, model, and activist, Several Magazines included her among the hottest actresses in Hollywood 2020.

International Magazines such as FHM and Maxim voted her as one of the most beautiful Hollywood heroines.

Heard’s international breakthrough came from the action film “Never Back Down” and since then, she has appeared in movies such as The Informers, The Stepfather, Zombieland, 3 Days to Kill, Justice League, Aquaman, etc.

In 2008, she won the ‘Breakthrough of the Year award’ in the Young Hollywood Awards night.

She has also worked in television shows such as The Playboy Club, Top Gear, Criminal Minds, etc.

 

22. Brie Larson

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After playing the character of Captain Marvel in MCU, she is on the top Hollywood actress list.

Brie Larson is also a filmmaker and professional singer, and one of the most versatile actresses in the film industry.

She is the perfect definition of beauty with brain. Brie started her acting journey at age 6, and she is the youngest student ever to attend a training program in the American Conservatory Theater.

Brie’s breakthrough role came from the film “Short Term 12” and gained international recognition from movies such as Room, Captain Marvel, and Avengers: Endgame.

Brie Larson is one of fourteen actresses to have won the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, SAG Award, Critics Choice Award, and Bafta Award for the same(Room, 2015) Performance.

In 2019, Time Magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

 

21. Emilia Clarke

Emilia Clarke

In 2020, Emilia Clarke is one of the top actresses of hollywood industry, and in 2019 Time Magazine named her among the “100 most influential people in the world”.

From her childhood days, she wants to be an actor, and she got international success when she joined the most successful TV series Game Of Thrones in 2011.

Esquire Magazine named her “Sexiest Women Alive” in 2015, and besides Askmen’s also voted her number one in the “Top 99 Women” list.

Game of Thrones, Daenerys Targaryen’s role garnered her many critical acclaim and several accolades.

She has appeared in top films such as Terminator Genisys, Solo: A Star Wars Story, etc.

 

20. Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba is an American Actress and Businesswoman, International Magazines such as Maxim, FHM, and Esquire, voted her as one of the most beautiful actresses in the world.

From her childhood days, she wanted to be an actor, and her mainstream success came from the dance film Honey in 2003.

Since then, she has established herself as one of the most prominent faces in the film industry.

Jessica starred in many box office hits movies such as Fantastic Four, The Eye, Valentine’s Day, Mechanic: Resurrection, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, etc.

All these achievements prove that she is one of the most talented and famous hollywood actresses.

 

19. Megan Fox

Megan Fox

Megan Fox is an actress and model, also according to fashion magazines she tops the hottest Hollywood actresses list.

She started the big-screen journey in 2001 with the film “Holiday in the Sun” and achieved international recognition by doing the role of Mikaela Banes in the two Transformers movies.

International magazines such as FHM, Maxim, and Askmen’s, voted her as one of the most beautiful actresses in the world.

Megan Fox acted in blockbusters movie such as Transformers, Jonah Hex, The Dictator, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, etc.

For all these above achievements, she is one of the most talented and famous hollywood actresses.

 

18. Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman is an actress and filmmaker, and she has established herself as one of the versatile actors in Hollywood.

Top magazines such as Maxim, FHM, and Askmen’s voted her among the most beautiful actress in the world.

She started her acting career at age twelve by starring in the film Leon: The Professional(2004).

She has starred in blockbusters movies such as V for Vendetta, Black Swan, Star Wars series, Thor, No Strings Attached, Thor: The Dark World.

Portman’s role as Nina Sayers in the “Black Swan” film won her many awards such as Academy Award, Bafta Award, Critics Choice Award, Golden Globe Award, and SAG Award, and many more…

 

17. Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie is one of the most influential and powerful figures in the film industry, is also among the top hollywood actress list.

She started acting career as a child artist with her father and earned international recognition from the film “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider.”

Apart from acting, she is also a producer and director, in addition she also promotes various causes such as education, Women’s rights, etc.

In 2008, Forbes magazine ranked her number three in the “Forbes Celebrity 100 list”, also Magazines such as FHM, AskMen, and Maxim voted her as one of the hottest hollywood actresses of all time.

For her extraordinary acting, she has won many awards including a Academy Award and Three Golden Globe Award.

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16. Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron is an actress and producer, Time Magazine named her one of the most influential people in the world.

She is one of the most talented actors in the entertainment industry, her excellent acting skills won her many awards including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, Silver Bear for Best Actress, and Many more…

Magazines such as Esquire, FHM, and Maxim named her one of the best looking actresses in the world, and Forbes listed her among the highest-paid actress in 2020.

She achieved international recognition from films such as The Devil’s Advocate, Mighty Joe Young, The Cider House Rules.

Charlize also starred in blockbusters hit movies such as Hancock, Snow White and The Huntsman, Prometheus, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Fate of the Furious, etc.

 

15. Tessa Thompson

Tessa Thompson

Tessa Thompson is also a singer, and many International Fashion Magazines listed her as one of the hot Hollywood actresses.

She started film journey in 2006 and achieved international recognition from film Mississippi Damned in 2009, and She gained further recognitions by doing films such as Thor: Ragnarok, Men in Black: International(2019), Creed I & II, and Avengers: Endgame.

 

14. Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley is a British actress, and consider by magazines as one of the top heroines in hollywood, and also Forbes listed her among the highest-paid actress in hollywood.

She began her career as a child artist in a television show called “Screen One” and her movie journey started with the film “Innocent Lies” in 1995.

Keira Knightley is one of the most versatile artist in the entertainment industry.

She has appeared in movies such as the Star Wars series, Pirates of the Caribbean Series, Pride and Prejudice, The Edge of Love, Last Night, etc.

She is also a recipient of two people choice awards and many nominations including three Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards.

 

13. Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet is one of the hollywood top heroines and also famously known for her character ‘Rose’ in the Titanic Movie.

She is one of the most versatile actors in her generation, for her excellent acting, she has won many accolades such as one Academy Award for “The Reader” movie, AACTA Award, three British Film Awards, Primetime Emmy Award, Four Golden Globe Awards, Grammy Award, and many more…

As of 2020, she has received seven Academy Awards nominations, which is also a great achievement.

Kate has appeared more than 300 times on magazine covers around the world, and international magazines such as FHM, Maxim, Askmen’s, and Esquire consider her as among the hottest Hollywood actress of all time.

 

12. Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway is among the top hollywood actress list and also appeared in the Forbes celebrity 100 lists.

Anne Hathaway has been portrayed by many as one of the most talented and versatile actors in the entertainment industry.

She started acting from a young age and got her breakthrough role in The Princess Diaries in 2001.

She has appeared in blockbusters movies such as passengers, Alice in the Wonderland, The Dark Knight Rises, Interstellar, The Intern, Brokeback Mountain, etc.

Anne Hathaway won numerous awards for her hard works in acting, including a Golden Globe, an Academy Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award.

 

11. Emily Blunt

Emily Blunt

Hollywood heroine Emily Blunt is among the most beautiful actresses in the world and also one of the most versatile artists in the film industry.

Her breakthrough role came with the comedy-drama film ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ the former won her two nominations – Golden Globe and a BAFTA Award for best actress in supporting role.

Emily’s international fame came with movies such as The Young Victoria, The Adjustment Bureau, Edge of Tomorrow, Looper, The girl on the Train, and many more…

In 2013, Emily won Critics’ choice awards for Best Actress in an Action movie(Edge of Tomorrow), and a BAFTA Award for best British artist of the year, many more…

 

10. Saoirse Ronan

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Saoirse Una Ronan is one of the youngest actresses in hollywood industry, and she made her film debut in 2007 with a romantic comedy, I Could Never Be Your Woman.

Ronan’s first debut film was commercially successful, and gained her international fame after appeared in many successful movies such as the City of Ember(2008), Lovely Bones, Brooklyn, Lady Bird, Little Woman, etc.

She has also won a Golden Globe as Best Actress in a Motion Picture for Lady Bird movie, and one more interesting fact – Ronan is the second(first was Jennifer Lawrence) youngest Hollywood actress to receive three Oscar nominations before the age of 24.

 

9. Karen Gillan

Karen Gillan

Karen Gillan is one of the most talented and hottest hollywood actresses, and apart from acting, she is also a writer, producer, and director.

She started her acting journey at the age of sixteen and gained her initial recognition from BBC one series, Doctor who(2010-2013).

Karen gained her international recognition by playing the role of Nebula in Marvel Movies(MCU) Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame.

She has appeared in top critically and commercially successful movies such as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Circle, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, The Big Short, Jumanji: The Next Level, Avengers Infinity War & Endgame, etc.

In 2020, Karen Gillan is one of the finest artists we have in the film industry.

 

8. Eva Green

Eva Green

Eva Green is in the list of all-time top 10 actresses in the hollywood industry, and shne of the most versatile artists we have got in our generation.

She started her acting journey in a theater group in 2001 and got her first film The Dreamers in 2003, and gained further recognition from movies such as Casino Royale, 300: Rise of an Empire, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, The Golden Compass, etc.

For her Casino Royale character, she received the BAFTA Rising Star Award, and also in 2007, she won Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer.

Magazines such as Maxim, Times, Empire ranked her among the most beautiful actress in the hollywood industry.

 

7. Michelle Rodriguez

Michelle Rodriguez

Michelle Rodriguez is better known as the action girl of the film industry and also many times ranked as sexiest Hollywood actress by magazines such as Maxim, FHM, and Stuff.

She began her acting journey from film Girlfight(2000), she got the role of Diana Guzman by beat out 350 girls in the audition.

Michelle began gaining her critical acclaim from her performance of the first movie Girlfight(2000) and gained international recognition from Fast & Furious series.

Girlfight performance won her five awards, Deauville film festival(Best Female Performance award), Independent Spirit Award(Best Debut), Gotham Award(Breakthrough Actor), Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award.

Michelle appeared in the number of action films, including S.W.A.T, Avatar, Fast & Furious series, Resident Evil, and many more…

 

6. Vanessa Kirby

Vanessa Kirby

According to top magazines, Vanessa Kirby is among the most beautiful actresses in the world in 2020 and also one of the finest actors in the industry.

She is mostly famous for her stage work but, started gaining her international recognition from 2018 after doing a role in Mission: Impossible – Fallout movie.

After her outstanding role in ‘Mission Impossible’, she got a leading role in Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, all these outstanding works prove that she is one of the top Hollywood actresses.

Vanessa’s future projects are Mission: Impossible 7(2021), Pieces of a Woman, The World to Come(post-production).

 

5. Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde is a producer, director, activist, and also a Hollywood heroine. In 2006 FHM Magazine ranked her in the list of ‘100 sexiest women in the world.

She began her film journey in 2003 and gained international recognition by playing the character ‘Kellie’ in ‘The Girl Next Door’.

Gained further recognition by doing films including Conversations With Other Women, Tron: Legacy, Year One, Alpha Dog, Love the Coopers, Drinking Buddies, Rush, and Meadowland.

In 2019, she directed comedy-drama “Booksmart”, for which Olivia Wilde won Independent Spirit Awards(Category – Best First Feature) and also get two nominations for Gotham Awards(category – Breakthrough Director and Audience Award) in 2020.

 

4. Sophie Turner

Sophie Turner

Sophie Belinda Jonas is in the top 10 hollywood actress list because of her outstanding works. 

She began her professional acting career as the character “Sansa Stark” on the HBO fantasy drama series “Game of Thrones”, for which she gained international recognition along with critical praise.

In 2019, at the age of 24, she married to Singer Joe Jonas, and change surname from Turner to Jonas.

She is mostly known for her outstanding performance as “Sansa Stark” in Game of Thrones television series, which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award nomination in the category “Outstanding Supporting Actress” in 2019.

She has also appeared in X-Men Series and played the character of young Jean Grey in X-Man: Apocalypse(2016), and Dark Phoenix(2019).

 

3. Alexandra Daddario

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In 2002, She began her acting career with television and started her film journey in 2005 by doing a role in ‘The Squid and the Whale’.

In our top Hollywood actress list, Alexandra Daddario is in the third position because of her outstanding works.

She earned her international recognition after doing the Percy Jackson series and gained further recognition by appearing in the films including, San Andreas, Baywatch, Hall Pass, Texas Chainsaw 3D, The Layover, etc.

 

2. Jennifer Lawrence

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Jennifer Lawrence is in the top Hollywood actress list and also cited by many as the most successful actor in the Hollywood industry.

She began her professional acting journey in 2008 and gained recognition in 2010 by playing the character ‘Ree Dolly’ in Winter’s Bone, which earned her many nominations along with critical acclaim.

According to 2020, she is the third youngest(1st Quvenzhané Wallis and 2nd Keisha Castle-Hughes) who got Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a leading role, at age 20 years. 

Till now, she has won 114 awards and also got 174 nominations for her outstanding performance in films.

Askmen’s magazine Ranked her number one three times in the top 99 “Most Desirable” famous women list, and also magazines including Maxim, Times, FHM ranked her in their top list.

Jennifer is mostly known for movies such as Winter’s Bone, X-Men: First Class, The Hunger Games, American Hustle, X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay part 1 & 2, Joy, X-men: Apocalypse, Passengers, and Red Sparrow.

 

1. Scarlett Johansson

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According to Forbes, She is consecutively the world’s highest-paid actress since 2018 and also appeared multiple times in the Forbes celebrity 100.

She is one of the world’s highest-grossing actor, her films have earned more than $14.3 billion worldwide.

Scarlett Johansson is one of the finest actors we have in the film industry, and for her outstanding works, she is the recipient of numerous accolades, including a BAFTA, Gotham Independent Award, etc.

She has appeared in top-grossing movies such as Iron Man 2, Lucy, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers series, Ghost in the Shell, Black Widow(2020).

For her outstanding achievements, she deserved the rank one position in our top Hollywood actress list.

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