Recently, reports surfaced that the government has been locked in a serious debate. They’re split on one of the most difficult questions they’ve been faced with—is there anyone hotter than Kaley Cuoco?
Kaley Cuoco is widely considered the hottest actress on TV. She has appeared in several popular TV series. However, she is best known for her role as the hot girl next door, Penny, on The Big Bang Theory. Kaley is one of the highest paid actresses on television who's so utterly beautiful that she has every man, woman, child, comic book fan, trekkie, and Star Wars nerd dreaming of her all the time. Kaley had her first big breakthrough with her role in the sitcom 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. Later, she appeared in a main role in the last season of the supernatural series, Charmed. Since taking on the role as Penny, she has quickly become one of the most talked about celebs. As noted, many critics and fans consider Kaley Cuoco to be the hottest TV actress.
However, there are some that would argue that point. Kaley is certainly gorgeous, but there are several that will dispute that. There are a lot more beautiful and hot actresses on TV that deserve some credit. In fact, they could be considered hotter that Kaley. Many of these beautiful actresses have the world buzzing just like Kaley. Here is a look at 15 Female TV Stars Hotter Than Kaley Cuoco.
15 Rachel Bilson
There is no doubt that Kaley Cuoco is hot. But Rachel Bilson takes "hot" to a whole new level. Many consider Rachel to be one of the hottest actresses on TV. She certainly could give Kaley a run for her money in the hot department. The incredibly beautiful Rachel Bilson currently has a main role in the musical drama Nashville. However, she is best known for her role as Summer Roberts on the critically acclaimed series, The O.C. She also starred in the CW series, Hart of Dixie, from 2011 to 2015. She’s been a dominant force in television landing major roles on prominent series. She also had minor roles on That '70s Show, How I Met Your Mother, and Drunk History. Kaley isn’t the only babe with the girl-next-door image. Rachel has that same type of vibe too. Rachel is widely regarded as one of the hottest TV actresses and, as some would even say, hotter than Kaley.
14 Melissa Benoist
Kaley Cuoco isn’t the only hottie that comic books fans are dreaming of. In fact, Melissa Benoist fulfills a fantasy Kaley cannot. Every comic book fan dreams of being saved by an indestructible hot blonde alien with superpowers that happens to be Superman’s cousin. There truly is nothing hotter. The utterly gorgeous Melissa Benoist currently portrays Supergirl/Kara Danvers in the superhero series, Supergirl. She has appeared in several crossover episodes of other series in the Arrowverse, such as Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, and The Flash. That’s right, she just became hotter. She had her big breakthrough with her role as Marley Rose in the Fox musical comedy Glee. Early in her career, she appeared in Blue Bloods, The Good Wife, and Homeland. Melissa also appeared in the critically acclaimed film Whiplash. There is no argument that Kaley is one of the hottest actresses on TV. However, Kaley is no match for Supergirl.
13 Ariel Winter
Lately, a Modern Family cast member has been taking Instagram and the world by storm. One would assume it’s either Sofia Vergara or Sarah Hyland. One day, Ariel Winter was a young girl and suddenly, she blossomed into a beautiful woman. She will certainly one day be the hottest actress in the world. However, for now, she is possibly one of the hottest women on TV. Ariel Winter is best known for her role as the smart and gifted Alex Dunphy in the sitcom Modern Family. She has been praised for her role as the middle child in the Dunphy family. Ariel was only around 10 or 11 when she took on the role. She has literally grown up in front of us all. Prior to her breakout role, Ariel appeared in several TV series, including Bones, Criminal Minds, and ER. She also provides the voice for Princess Sofia on the animated series, Sofia The First. It’s possible that one day Kaley will pass the crown of the hottest on TV to Ariel Winter.
12 Hayden Panettiere
Kaley Cuoco has a major challenge when it comes to being the hottest blonde. There are several beautiful blondes on television that are just as hot as Kaley...in some cases, maybe even hotter. Some might argue that Hayden Panettiere beats Kaley in the hot blonde competition. Currently, the beautiful Hayden Panettiere stars as Juliette Barnes in the musical drama Nashville. However, she is best known for her role as the indestructible cheerleader, Claire Bennet, in the science fiction/superhero series Heroes. She started her career very young and appeared in the soap operas Guiding Light and One Life To Live. Additionally, she’s starred in the TV movie Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy and horror film Scream 4. Her hotness can’t be contained just to TV and film as she also stars as the main character, Kairi, in the video game series Kingdom Hearts. Many fans and critics argue that Hayden is hotter than Kaley.
11 Kat Dennings
Kat Dennings is considered by many to be one of the hottest and most beautiful women on television. Some might even say she’s the hottest and therefore, hotter than Kaley Cuoco. Kat Dennings stars as Max Black on the hit series 2 Broke Girls. She had her first big break after appearing on an episode of Sex and the City. She has gone on to appear in several popular series, such as Without a Trace, ER, and The Newsroom. She’s also had quite the film career and starred in several major Hollywood films, including The 40 Year Old Virgin, The House Bunny, and Marvel’s Thor. She might be one of Kaley's biggest threats in the hotness department. She’s very different from Kaley and has a look that is unique and all her own. Of course, she also has some amazing assets. Kat Dennings is one of the hottest women in the world.
10 Sarah Hyland
Kaley Cuoco has clearly perfected the beautiful blonde goddess image. Nowadays, when one thinks of a hot blonde, Kaley usually comes to mind. The gorgeous babe with wide eyes is often the toughest challenger to a hottie like Kaley. Sarah Hyland is incredibly beautiful and is one of the hottest actresses on television. Sarah Hyland is best known for her portrayal of Haley Dunphy on the critically and commercially acclaimed sitcom Modern Family. Sarah has received universal praise for her role as the hot but ditzy eldest daughter of Claire & Phil. Sarah had her big breakthrough with her role on Modern Family. She has gone on to appear in several other TV series, such as Children's Hospital, Hot in Cleveland, and the upcoming TV movie, Dirty Dancing. Sarah Hyland is a true contender to being the hottest TV star. In fact, several cast members of Modern Family are a major threat to Kaley.
9 Emmy Rossum
Anytime there is a debate about who is the hottest female TV star, the name Emmy Rossum often comes up. Emmy Rossum currently portrays Fiona Gallagher on the critically acclaimed series Shameless. She first gained widespread attention for her role in the film Mystic River. She has appeared in several movies, such as The Day After Tomorrow, Poseidon, and The Phantom of The Opera. In addition to being a hot actress, she is also a hot musician. She has released the albums Inside Out, Carol of the Bells, and Sentimental Journey. Not only is Emmy utterly beautiful but is also a talented actress and singer-songwriter. Many of Emmy’s fans would probably argue that she is far hotter than Kaley Cuoco. Kaley might lose her top spot as the hottest actress on television. Emmy Rossum might force Kaley into her early retirement and take that spot as the hottest on TV.
8 Zooey Deschanel
If Kaley Cuoco is the hot girl across the hall, then Zooey Deschanel is the hot girl that is your roommate. Zooey isn’t just beautiful but is also quirky and unique, which is one hot combination. Zooey Deschanel currently stars as Jessica Day in the Fox sitcom New Girl. She has been praised for her performance and has been nominated for several awards, including the Primetime Emmy Awards and the Golden Globe Awards. Prior to New Girl she had a very successful film career. She has appeared in several memorable movies, such as Almost Famous, Elf, and 500 Days of Summer. Additionally, she formed a band, She & Him, with M. Ward in 2008. Zooey can sing and plays the banjo, keyboards, percussion, and ukulele. Her ability to sing and play the ukulele makes her so much hotter. Kaley is incredibly beautiful but she doesn’t appear to know how to play a banjo.
7 Natalie Dormer
For some, Kaley Cuoco is almost the perfect girl. She’s a curvy blonde with beautiful eyes. She’s missing one thing and that’s a sexy accent. That’s where the gorgeous Natalie Dormer beats her. Of course, Natalie is much more than just an accent. She is widely considered as one of the hottest women on television. In fact, she is one of the hottest women in all of the Seven Kingdoms. Natalie Dormer is best known for her critically acclaimed role as Margaery Tyrell in the international phenomenon Game of Thrones. She was praised for her performance as the charming and ruthless Queen and was even nominated for several awards. Prior to that, she was praised for her outstanding performance as Anne Boleyn in the series The Tudors. She also portrayed Irene Adler on the mystery series Elementary. Additionally, she appeared in the films Captain America: The First Avenger and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.
6 Nina Dobrev
There is an old saying that “blondes have all the fun.” Well, there are several gorgeous brunettes that would likely argue that. One of those hot brunettes is the ridiculously gorgeous Nina Dobrev. Not only is Nina one of the hottest women on TV, she’s also one of the hottest in the world. Nina is best known for her critically acclaimed role as Elena Gilbert/Katherine Pierce on the supernatural series The Vampire Diaries, which just recently came to its conclusion. She had her big break with her role as Mia Jones on Degrassi: The Next Generation. However, her hotness cannot be contained to simply television. She is quickly becoming a major movie star. Nina has appeared in the films The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Let’s Be Cops, and XXX: Return of Xander Cage. Nina Dobrev is proof that brunettes can have way more fun. Nina will likely knock Kaley out of that top hot spot one day.
5 Aubrey Plaza
Often, the typical beautiful blonde can become passé. Some people prefer a unique and edgy babe with an attitude instead. Kaley has some serious threats, but the exceptionally hot Aubrey Plaza might be one of the biggest threats when it comes to hotness. Some might argue that Aubrey has a more realistic look to her beauty. Currently, Aubrey Plaza stars as Lenny Busker in the superhero series Legion. She had her big breakthrough as the edgy and moody April Ludgate in the hit sitcom Parks and Recreation. Aubrey was praised for her performance as the dark and disturbed April as well as the onscreen chemistry she had with Chris Pratt. However, Aubrey is so hot that she’s starting to heat up the big screen too. Aubrey has appeared in several films, including Safety Not Guaranteed, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, and Funny People. Kaley has the sweet and beautiful girl-next-door image locked down but some people are more attracted to the bada*s hottie with an attitude.
4 Lauren Cohan
Kaley is widely considered the hottest TV actress. However, fans of the Walking Dead will likely argue that Lauren Cohan is. Not only is Lauren Cohan insanely beautiful, but is also the perfect person to be with when the zombie apocalypse breaks out. She’ll know exactly how to survive and isn’t afraid of zombies. Currently, the insanely hot Lauren Cohen portrays the tough-as-nails Maggie Greene on the zombie-horror series The Walking Dead. Kaley is often seen wearing the best clothing, expensive shoes, and has perfect makeup. However, Lauren is often seen wearing the same clothes for months, never combs, and appears dirty. Regardless, she still looks smoking hot. She also appeared in the film Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and will portray Leila Steinberg is the upcoming bio pic on the life of rapper Tupac Shakur, All Eyez On Me. Lauren Cohan might just be the hottest actress on television and is certainly the hottest zombie slayer.
3 Melissa Rauch
Kaley Cuoco has many rivals when it comes to being the hottest on television. However, one of her fiercest rivals is also a cast member of The Big Bang Theory. If there is anyone that can sway all the comic book and Star Wars fans away from Kaley, it’s Melissa. She’s a nerd's dream come true. Kaley is the hot blonde across the hall but Melissa is the hot nerd that also wants to watch Star Wars. The utterly beautiful Melissa Rauch is best known for her role as Dr. Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz on The Big Bang Theory. Additionally, she’s appeared in several other popular TV series, including The Office and True Blood. She also co-wrote, co-produced, and starred in the film The Bronze. Melissa is obviously just as hot and beautiful as any actress on television. In fact, some might argue that she is the hottest and therefore, hotter than Kaley.
2 Sofia Vergara
With her curvy hourglass like figure, fiery personality, and incredible beauty, Sofia leaves everyone asking, "Kaley who?" There are beautiful actresses and hot blondes but the stunning Sofia Vergara is in a league all her own. Currently, Sofia Vergara portrays Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the critically acclaimed series Modern Family. Sofia has been universally praised for her outstanding performance in the series. She has been nominated for several awards, including the Golden Globes and the Primetime Emmys. She is one of the highest earning actresses on television. Her hotness exploded on the big screen as well. She has appeared in several films, such as Lords of Dogtown, Four Brothers, Chef, and Hot Pursuit. Kaley Cuoco is hot without a doubt but Sofia Vergara is out-of-this-world hot. Kaley is the hot blonde across the hall but Sofia is the hottie stealing all the attention. Sofia Vergara is certainly the hottest TV actress in the world.
1 Emilia Clarke
Kaley Cuoco might be considered the hottest TV actress but she certainly isn’t the Breaker of Chains and Mother of Dragons. Kaley might be hot but she never rode a fire breathing dragon. The utterly gorgeous Emilia Clarke portrays Daenerys Targaryen in the critically and commercially acclaimed series, Game of Thrones where Emilia had her big breakthrough. She’s also moved into a film career and starred in Terminator Genisys and Me Before You. Emilia is one of the highest paid actresses on television. Esquire magazine named her the Sexiest Women Alive in 2015. Some might argue that Kaley is hotter. However, Emilia has one last trick up her sleeve to sway all the “nerds” out there. Emilia will star in the upcoming Star Wars Han Solo anthology film. Emilia is certainly the hottest actress on television and in the world.