Best Actresses in a Leading Role in 2007by maguire2 | created - 17 Dec 2010 | updated - 17 Dec 2010 | Public
1. Amy Adams
Actress | Arrival
Amy Lou Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy, to American parents, Kathryn (Hicken) and Richard Kent Adams, a U.S. serviceman who was stationed at Caserma Ederle in Italy at the time. She was raised in a Mormon family of seven children in Castle Rock, Colorado, and has English, as well as ...
Enchanted - WINNER
Actress | Doctor Zhivago
Julie Christie, the British movie legend whom Al Pacino called "the most poetic of all actresses," was born in Chabua, Assam, India, on April 14, 1940, the daughter of Rosemary (Ramsden), a painter, and Francis St. John "Frank" Christie, a tea planter. The young Christie grew up on her father's ...
Away from Her - Nomination
Actress | 4 luni, 3 saptamâni si 2 zile
4 luni, 3 saptamâni si 2 zile - Nomination
4. Rani Mukerji
Actress | Black
Mukerji comes from a film-oriented family of Bengali origin. Her father, Ram Mukherjee, is a retired director and one of the founders of "Filmalaya Studios". Her mother, Krishna Mukherjee, was a playback singer. Her brother, Raj Mukherjee is a film producer, now turned director. Her maternal aunt, ...
Laaga Chunari Mein Daag - Nomination
Actress | Lola rennt
Franka Potente was born on 22 July 1974 in the German city of Münster, to Hildegard, a medical assistant, and Dieter Potente, a teacher, and raised in the nearby town of Dülmen. After her graduation in 1994, she went to the Otto-Falckenberg-Schule, a drama school in Munich, but soon broke off to ...
Romulus, My Father - Nomination
Actress | La môme
Academy Award-winning actress Marion Cotillard was born on September 30, 1975 in Paris. Cotillard is the daughter of Jean-Claude Cotillard, an actor, playwright and director, and Niseema Theillaud, an actress and drama teacher. Her father's family is Breton.
Raised in Orléans, France, she made her ...
7. Inés Efron
Actress | XXY
Actress | Marie Antoinette
Daughter of Eva, the Baroness Erisso, and Major Glynn Faithfull, a WWII British spy. Recorded the first song written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, "As Tears Go By" (1964). Involved in a major drug scandal with Jagger, Richards and others, which ultimately turned public opinion favorably ...
Keira Christina Knightley was born March 26, 1985 in the South West Greater London suburb of Richmond. She is the daughter of actor Will Knightley and actress turned playwright Sharman Macdonald. An older brother, Caleb Knightley, was born in 1979. Her father is English, while her Scottish-born ...
10. Outi Mäenpää
Actress | Musta jää
Outi Mäenpää was born on February 24, 1962 in Helsinki, Finland as Outi Kirsti Johanna Mäenpää. She is an actress and writer, known for Black Ice (2007), Flowers and Binding (2004) and Pearls and Pigs (2003).
Actress | Pora umierac
Danuta Szaflarska was born on February 6, 1915 in Kosarzyska, Galicia, Austria-Hungary as Zofia Danuta Szaflarska. She was an actress, known for Time to Die (2007), Diably, diably (1991) and Pozegnanie z Maria (1993). She was married to Jan Ekier and Janusz Kilanski. She died on February 19, 2017 ...