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Top 10 Famous Actresses from New York

Updated on June 9, 2014

List of Actresses

1. Anne Hathaway

2. Julia Stiles

3. Leelee Sobieski

4. Liv Tyler

5. Michelle Trachtenberg

6. Olivia Wilde

7. Paris Hilton

8. Rosario Dawson

9. Scarlett Johansson

10. Sienna Miller

Hollywood film industry is full of beautiful actresses from various regions of America. New York is one such region from where several actresses are left their mark. In this list, there are ten famous actresses, who are born in New York.

Facts about Actresses

1. Anne Hathaway is also known as Annie and she is the daughter of a stage actress.

2. Julia Stiles was graduated from Columbia University in 2005 and she has a deep voice.

3. Leelee Sobieski got the major role at 15 for her first movie and she is 5’ 10’’ tall.

4. Liv Tyler is the daughter of a musician and her birth zodiac sign is Cancer .

5. Michelle Trachtenberg’s hobby is playing tennis and knows Russian language.

6. The surname of Olivia Wilde has taken from Oscar Wilde and she is a vegetarian.

7. Paris Hilton was a cheerleader in school and she loves to play card game poker.

8. Rosario Dawson has her own production company and loves to see Star Trek movies.

9. Scarlett Johansson has four tattoos on her body and her parents were divorced.

10. Sienna Miller was brought up in UK and she loves to view football matches.

1. Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway is an New York born actress and famous for her work in the movie The Princess Diaries in 2001. Later, she was nominated for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the movie Les Miserables and won it. Anne married to Adam Shulman, who is also an actor, in 2012. Anne Hathaway’s other notable work is the movie The Dark Knight Rises. She was named after Sir William Shakespeare’s wife name.

Anne Hathaway

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2. Julia Stiles

Julia Stiles is an actress worked in both movies and televisions. Julia’s prominent performance seen in The Bourne Trilogy movies and Silver Linings Playbook. She is a great fan of baseball game and hates to see horror movies. On personal side, she is still single but dated a musician earlier which was not worked out. Julia Stiles has been graduated with an English Literature degree from Columbia University.

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3. Leelee Sobieski

Leelee Sobieski has earned both recognition and nomination for her work in the movie Joan of Arc. She was just more than spectacular in this movie. Leelee performed the main character of Joan of Arc and she is the youngest person to perform the role ever. Leelee Sobieski married to Adam Kimmel, who is a fashion desiner by profession, in 2010. Leele and Adam has a daughter named Louisanna. It is said that she was virgin till 26 years of age.

Leelee Sobieski

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Happy Birthday, Liv Tyler!

4. Liv Tyler

Actress Liv Tyler made her mark in acting career with the film The Lord of The Rings trilogy in the role of Arwen. Earlier, she was seen in a notable movies but this film is special because it lifted her career. Liv Tyler married to Royston Langdon, who is a musician, in 2003 but in 2008 decided to divorce. Tyler has a son from this marriage. Liv met her own father at the age of 11, who was a musician by profession.

5. Michelle Trachtenberg

Michelle Trachtenberg is a movie and television actress, but a brilliant student also. She came into the limelight in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Michelle performed the role of Dwan Summers the younger sister of Buffy in this series. Apart from acting, Trachtenberg won Nobel prize in physics in 2010.

Michelle Trachtenberg

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Olivia Wilde: State of Female Justice

6. Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde has acted in several successful movies as a leading lady, but came into fame with the movie Tron: Legacy. Olivia performed the lead role of Quorra in this movie. She is also gave her voice to television series and in two video games of the same name mentioned above. Wilde has dual citizenship for the country Ireland and US. Olivia Wilde married to Tao Ruspoli, a musician and filmmaker, but divorced later. They had no children from this wedlock.

7. Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton, a controversial personality and always surrounded by the media to capture her every moment in life. Paris become an actress, model, singer and socialite at an very early age. She appeared in many movies as herself including Zoolander. Hilton didn’t married yet but planning to get married soon. Paris Hilton is one of those persons, who doesn’t believe to hold themselves in a limited boundary, but made themselves to become a brand. She is the most watched person by the entire world.

Paris Hilton

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Rosario Dawson Amazing Acceptance Speech Nclr Alma Awards 2013

8. Rosario Dawson

Rosario Dawson came into the limelight with the movie Men in Black II. She performed the role of Laura Vasquez. Later, she was also seen in some successful movies. Dawson acted in television series also. Rosario is still single but dated earlier to a handful of renowned celebrities. Rosario Dawson is basically a cartoonist by profession.

9. Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson become the lead part of commercially most successful movies including Iron Man 2. She played the role of Black Widow or Natasha Romanoff in this movie. Johansson always considered as one of the beautiful actress in Hollywood film industry. Johansson’s brother is also an actor and they are twins. Scarlett Johansson married to Ryan Reynolds, who is also an actor, in 2008 but divorced in 2011.

Scarlett Johansson

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Sienna Miller plays Tippi Hedren in HBO's 'The Girl'

10. Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller is an actress, model and fashion designer by profession. She appeared in many movies including Factory Girl. Miller is best known for her television series The Girl for which she was nominated Golden Globe Award. Sienna Miller two times engaged to actor Jude Law but the relationship didn’t worked out. Later she engaged with Tom Sturridge, who is also an actor and they have a daughter from their relationship.

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