Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder- yes, the eyes read beyond the skin, thereby giving beauty a greater meaning than ‘skin-deep.’ The below listed women of Hollywood define beauty and achievement beyond the mundane literal meanings.
10.Jennifer Lawrence:From school musicals and church plays to the likes of Hunger Games and X-men, Jennifer Lawrence has striven towards perfection with each of her performances. Though she has tasted the joy of awards and numerous accolades, she’s beautifully remained connected to the rational roots. She asserted her views on feminism and ‘planned parenthood.’ This young beauty that seemed to be waltzing through her roles – be it romance or the sitcoms or the action drama – owns it all when it comes to Hollywood popularity and being beautiful.
9.Jessica Alba:Having arrived the first ever milestone of her life pretty early, Jessica Alba bagged her first role at the age of 13. Right from Camp Nowhere through ‘Honey’ and ‘Sin City,’ there wasn’t any looking back thereafter. As they say, we set our own limits- this Hollywood beauty has stretched hers into entrepreneurship by co-founding ‘The Honest Company.’
This timeless beauty is ageing like wine, emerging gracefully from every challenge, with her reel and real-life performances. Coming of a movie background, she became famous all across the globe while playing Rachel Green in the sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S. ‘Rumor has it’, ‘Friends with Money,’ ‘Life of Crime’ – are few of her all-time praised performances. She also co-founded the production companies of Echo Films and Plan B Entertainment.
7.Emma Stone:The lady at the typewriter, with enchanting curls and geek spectacles, form ‘The Help’- yes, it’s the beautiful Emma Stone. Winning awards like BAFTA, Academy Award and the Golden Globe, Emma Stone is one of the most promising actresses in Hollywood. Few of her most praised works are ‘Crazy Stupid Love’, ‘Zombieland’ and ‘La La Land.’
6.Natalie Portman:While she was still in the high school, she bagged a number of accolades for starring in Star Wars: Episode I- The Phantom Menace. After having acquired a bachelors’ from Harvard University, in psychology, she continued to work in movies. The Public Theatre, Black Swan, Star Wars: Trilogy, The Dark World and A Tale of Love and Darkness are the few most popular movies of Natalie Portman.
5.Anne Hathaway:She debuted in ‘The Princess Diaries,’ and since then, the list of her lovely works ticked off the likes of The Devil Wears Prada, Love and Other Drugs, Bride Wars, The Dark Knight trilogy, and Interstellar. Acting being her primary forte, she actively voices her views for gender equality as one of the UN Women goodwill ambassadors.
4.Kate Winslet:That age is just a number can’t be better explained. Kate Winslet lives this saying in the worthiest possible ways. Having an academic background in acting, awards and accolades have always showered their best on her. Revolutionary Road, The Reader, and of course, Titanic are three of her best performances. She also co-founded a charity for spreading autism awareness- Golden Hat Foundation.
3.Emma Watson:‘An early bird catches the worm’- yes Emma Watson is the early bird of this generation. She had been spotted as one of the most promising child actors from her performances in the series of Harry Potter. This young beauty has fared equally well in her academics, acquiring her degree from Brown University. In 2017, she starred in the Disney movie “Beauty and the Beast.” She’s also a UN Women Goodwill ambassador and had an active role in launching HeForShe campaign, calling men to take a stand for gender equality.
2.Julia Roberts:With each project, she works in; she emerges even more graceful than ever. From Mystic Pizza, Pretty Woman, to Notting Hill, Eat Pray Love and The Normal Heart – Julia Roberts has portrayed her effortless skill in each. This actress as well as producer has been called the most beautiful of women in the world by People, on a record of five times.
1.Angelina Jolie:And here’s to the #1 of the list of most beautiful women of Hollywood – Angelina Jolie. If life’s a battle, time and again she has made through the tough combat and emerged as the ever beautiful crowned winner. To list her movie performances cannot suffice or ever contain her achievements. Along with the movies, she had always been a compassionate heart and has been an activist in humanitarian works.
‘Being you is beautiful,’ and these ladies continue to inspire the world with their reel and real-life performances and combats; hence, setting a new definition of being ‘beautiful.’