Sexy Black Actresses
As always whenever I do a hub on Sexy Men, my hubby wants to know immediately where the women are. Turnabout is fair play. Since I did a hub on Sexy Hispanic Stars - Men, Sexy Latina Stars and more recently Sexy Black Actors here are some of the Sexy Black Actresses that are sure to turn heads in anything that they star in. I am certain as always that I left some very important sexy women out but please enjoy those that I have included.
Angela Bassett was born August 16, 1958 in Harlem, New York. Bassett has portrayed Katherine Jackson, Betty Shabazz, Voletta Wallace and Tina Turner and is known for her role as Stella in How Stella Got her Groove Back.
Beyoncé Knowles was born September 4, 1981 in Houston, Texas. Beyonce is best known as a singer first in the group Destiny’s Child and as a solo artist. Beyonce also acted in the movies; Austin Powers in Goldmember, The Fighting Temptations and Dreamgirls.
Diahann Carroll was born July 17, 1935 in The Bronx, New York. Carroll has acted in movies, on television and on stage and is best known for her leading role in the television series Julia.
Dorothy Dandridge was born November 9, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio and died September 8, 1965 in Hollywood, California. Dandridge was an actress and singer best known for her lead roles in Carmen Jones and Porgy and Bess.
Eartha Kitt was born January 17, 1927 in North, South Carolina and died December 25, 2008 in Weston, Connecticut. Kitt is best known as the second Catwoman on the Batman Series.
Gabrielle Union was born October 29, 1972 in Omaha, Nebraska. Gabrielle acted in the movies; Bring It On, Deliver Us From Eva, Bad Boys II and The Honeymooners to name a few.
Halle Berry was born August 14, 1966 in Cleveland, Ohio. Halle has acted in many movies including; The Flintstones, BAPS, Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, Die Another Day and Catwoman.
Jada Pinkett-Smith was born September 18, 1971 in Baltimore, Maryland. Pinkett-Smith is known for her roles in Set It Off, Ali, Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions and on the television show A Different World.
Janet Jackson was born May 16, 1966 in Gary, Indiana. Janet Jackson’s early roles were on the television series Good Times, Diff’rent Strokes and Fame; she was also in the movies Poetic Justice and Nutty Professor II: The Klumps.
Jayne Kennedy was born November 27, 1951 in Washington D.C. Kennedy was a model, sports caster and actress in many different television shows.
Jennifer Hudson was born September 12, 1981 in Chicago, Illinois. Hudson got her start on American Idol where she was eliminated early on and has starred in the movies; Dreamgirls and The Secret Life of Bees.
Josephine Baker was born June 3, 1906 in East St Louis, Illinois and died April 12, 1975 in Paris, France. Baker was the first African American female to star in a major motion picture.
Kerry Washington was born January 31, 1977 in The Bronx, New York. Kerry was in the movies; Little Man, I Think I Love My Wife and Lakeview Terrace.
Lauren London was born December 4, 1984 in Los Angeles, California. London was in the movies; ATL and This Christmas.
LisaRaye was born September 23, 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. LisaRaye was in the movie The Players Club and in the television series All of Us.
Lela Rochon was born April 17, 1964 in Los Angeles, California. Rochon was in the movies Boomerang, Why Do Fools Fall In Love, Any Given Sunday and the television series The Wayan Bros.
Lynn Whitfield was born May 6, 1953 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Whitfield has been in several movies such as; Doctor Detroit, The Josephine Baker Story, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate and Madea’s Family Reunion.
Meagan Good was born August 8, 1981 in Panorama City, California. Good has been in the movies; Eve’s Bayou, Deliver Us From Eva and You Got Served.
Nia Long was born October 30, 1970 in Brooklyn, New York. Long was in the movies; Boyz N The Hood, Made In America, Love Jones, Soul Food, Are We There Yet, Are We Done Yet and the television series The Fresh Prince of Bel Aire.
Nichelle Nichols was born December 28, 1932 in Robbins, Illinois. Nichelle is best known for her role of Lieutenant Uhura in Star Trek.
Nicole Ari Parker
Nicole Ari Parker was born October 7, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland. Nicole starred in the television series Soul Food and has been in several movies.
Pam Grier was born May 26, 1949 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Grier is best known for her role as Foxy Brown in Foxy Brown and as Jackie Brown in Jackie Brown.
Paula Patton was born December 5, 1975 in Los Angeles, California. Patton has been in the movies; Hitch, Idlewild and Mirrors.
Robin Givens was born November 27, 1964 in New York, New York. Robin Givens was in the movies; A Rage In Harlem, Boomerang and the television shows Head of the Class and Sparks.
Sanaa Lathan was born September 19, 1971 in New York, New York. Sanaa Lathan was in the movies; Blade, The Best Man, Love & Basketball and Brown Sugar.
Stacey Dash was born January 20, 1966 in The Bronx, New York. Dash is known for her role in the movie and television series Clueless.
Tamala Jones was born November 12, 1974 in Pasadena, California. Jones has been in the movies; Next Friday, Kingdom Come, The Brothers and Two Can Play That Game.
Tamara Dobson was born May 14, 1944 in Baltimore, Maryland and died October 2, 2006 in Baltimore, Maryland. Dobson is best known as a vogue model and for her role as Cleopatra Jones in the Cleopatra Jones movies.
Thandie Newton was born November 6, 1972 in London, England. Newton has been in the movies Mission Impossible II, The Chronicles of Riddick and Crash.
Toni Braxton was born October 7, 1967 in Severn, Maryland. Braxton best known as a singer as well as being a contest on Dancing with the Stars, she was also in the movie Kingdom Come.
Tracy Camilla Johns
Tracy Camilla Johns was born April 12, 1963 in Queens, New York. Johns is known for her roles in She’s Gotta Have It, Mo’ Better Blues and NewJackCity.
Vanessa L. Williams
Vanessa L. Williams was born March 18, 1963 in Tarrytown, New York. Williams is best known for having her Miss America crown taken away. She is currently acting in the television series Ugly Betty.
Vivica A. Fox
Vivica A. Fox was born July 30, 1964 in South Bend, Indiana. Fox is best known for her role in Kill Bill.
Zoe Saldana was born June 19, 1978 in New Jersey. Saldana has been in the movies Drumline and Guess Who.