Category Archives: Actresses

Katie Holmes

Katie-Holmes

Kate Noelle “Katie” Holmes was born on December 18, 1978 in Ohio. She started acting in theater productions in her school. Later, she met a manager who encouraged her to go on auditions in Los Angeles. She got a role in ‘The Ice Storm’ but her big break was playing Joey Potter in ‘Dawson’s Creek’. She also starred in ‘Phone Booth’ and ‘Batman Begins’ and played the role of the Slutty Pumpkin in the hit American TV series ‘How I Met Your Mother’. On click here to read more

Tyra Banks

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© David Shankbone

Tyra Banks was born on December 4, 1973 in Inglewood, California. She is a television personality, an actress and an author. She was a former American Supermodel. Banks started her modeling career when she was 15 years old, while attending her Los Angeles school. People magazine named her as one of the “50 Most Beautiful People in the World,” in 1994. She received the Supermodel of the Year award from VH1, in 1997. Banks was also named as “Woman of the Year” in 2000 click here to read more

Eva Longoria

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© Donna Reyes

Eva Longoria, an American actress of Mexican descent, got her big acting break at the age of 26 when she landed a role on ‘The Young and the Restless’ between 2001 and 2003. Greater success and recognition came for Longoria in the year of 2003 with her role as Gabrielle Solis in ‘Desperate Housewives’. As far films are concerned, she is best known for her role in ‘The Sentinel’, a 2006 thriller movie, as well as appearances in ‘Harsh Times’ and ‘Over Her Dead click here to read more

Emma Watson

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© Georges Biard

Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born on April 15, 1990 in Paris, France. Emma aspired to be an actress since the age of six and trained at Stagecoach Theater Arts’ Oxford branch. By the time she was ten, she had performed in numerous school plays and Stagecoach productions. When the casting for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone began in 1999; casting agents found Watson through her theater teacher in Oxford. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) marked a cinematic screen debut for click here to read more