They are the women that make you go, “Wow!” Their appearances in red carpets are much awaited in order to see what they would be wearing. Paparazzi follow their every move with the hope of any slight fashion mishap that would automatically generate huge headlines. Everything they wear from formal dresses to simple exercise or running outfits are scrutinized to no end. Here is a list of the most stylish women in Hollywood.
10. Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon was first introduced when she was only 15 years old when she appeared in the movie called “The Man in the Moon.” That same year, she was also featured in the cable movie called “Wildflower.” After appearing in movies like “Freeway” and “Fear,” she made a breakthrough in 1998 with three successive movies called “Overnight Delivery,” “Pleasantville” and “Twilight.” She earned a Golden Globe nomination in 1999 for “Election.” She then starred in the two “Legally Blonde” movies and in “Sweet Home Alabama.” In 2005, she starred in “Walk the Line” that earned her acting honors from all the major award-giving bodies.
9. Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger started out as a model when she was just 16 years old, taking part in campaigns and shows for fashion giants such as Louis Vuitton, Giorgio Armani, Christian Dior, Chanel and Salvatore Ferragamo. She then appeared in movies like “The Piano Player” and “Mon Idole.” After being cast in “Michel Valliant” and “Wicker Park,” Kruger appeared as Helen of Sparta in the movie called “Troy.” She was also part of the “National Treasure” series of movies, as well as films like “Joyeux Noel” and “Copying Beethoven.” She got critical praise for her supporting role in the Quentin Tarantino movie called “Inglourious Basterds.”
8. Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt started out her career in a couple of British television dramas called “Boudica” and “Henry VIII.” She then starred in the dark movie called “My Summer of Love.” In 2005, she earned a Golden Globe nomination for her performance in “Gideon’s Daughter.” She then received another Golden Globe nomination for her scene-stealing role in “The Devil Wears Prada.” Another Golden Globe nomination was garnered for her lead role in “Young Victoria.” She was then scheduled to be Black Widow in “Iron Man 2,” but scheduling conflicts prevented her from doing the role. She got another nomination for her role in “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen.”
7. Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson first appeared in the movies when she was 10 years old in “North.” She garnered her first nomination when she was 12 in “Manny & Lo.” She then had roles in “The Horse Whisperer” and “Ghost World.” She then appeared in “Girl with a Pearl Earring” that got her a Golden Globe nomination for best supporting actress and “Lost in Translation” that got her another Golden Globe nomination, as well as a BAFTA nod for best lead actress. She has appeared in the Woody Allen movies “Match Point,” “Scoop” and “Vicky Cristina Barcelona.” She also played Black Widow in “Iron Man 2” and “The Avengers.”
6. Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba began as a child actress in shows like “Camp Nowhere” and “The Secret World of Alex Mack.” She was then featured in the acclaimed television series called “Dark Angel,” which earned for her a Golden Globe nomination. She has also appeared in movies like “Honey,” “Sin City,” “Fantastic Four,” “Into the Blue,” “Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer” and “Good Luck Chuck.”
5. Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron is a South African actress who started out as a model when she was just 16 years old. She trained to become a ballet dancer in New York but had to stop after her knee gave out. She then moved to Los Angeles to become an actress. She had brief appearances in “Children of the Corn III” and “2 Days in the Valley,” before she finally hit it big with leading roles in “The Devil’s Advocate,” “Mighty Joe Young” and “The Cider House Rules.” She then gave an award-winning performance in “Monster.” She also received nominations for her roles in “North Country” and “Young Adult.”
4. Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet started out in 1994 in the movie called “Heavenly Creatures.” She was then cast in “Sense and Sensibility” before she got the lead role in the mammoth movie entitled “Titanic.” She has been consistently nominated for her performances in movies like “Quills,” “Iris,” “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind,” “Little Children” and “Revolutionary Road.” She got all the major awards for her lead portrayal in “The Reader.” She also received an Emmy Award for the mini-series called “Mildred Pierce.” She also got a Grammy in 2000 for Best Spoken Album for Children.
3. Emma Stone
Emma Stone was part of the television series called “Drive.” Her first movie was the 2007 film entitled “Superbad.” She then appeared in movies like “The House Bunny,” “Ghosts of Girlfriends Past,” “Zombieland” and “Paper Man.” She got a Golden Globe nomination for her starring turn in “Easy A.” She also appeared in “Crazy Stupid Love” and “The Amazing Spider-Man.”
2. Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence started out as a cast member in “The Bill Engvall Show” when she was just 17 years old. She then appeared in “The Burning Plain” the following year. In 2009, she got several acting nominations for her lead role in “Winter’s Bone.” She then starred in “Silver Linings Playbook” that swept for her all the major lead actress awards in the United States. She also appeared in “X-men: First Class” as Mystique and starred in “The Hunger Games.” She has been billed by Rolling Stone magazine as the most talented young actress in America.
1. Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow burst into the limelight in 1995 in the movie “Seven.” She then appeared in “Emma” and “A Perfect Murder.” In 1998, she turned in an award-winning performance in “Shakespeare in Love.” She also got a Golden Globe nomination in 1995 for her role in “Proof.” She also plays the role of Pepper Potts in the “Iron Man” series and “The Avengers.”