Top 10 Best 2000s Actresses

#10 Jennifer Garner:

Texas girl Jennifer Garner hit it big as Sydney Bristow in the hit show “Alias” which ran from 2001-2006. She starred in some of the bigger movies of the 2000’s such as “Pearl Harbor”, “Daredevil”, and “Juno”.

#9 Angelina Jolie:

There is no denying that Angelina Jolie is currently one of the biggest names in Hollywood but it wasn’t always that way. She began acting in the ’90’s but became a household name in the 2000’s by starring in movies such as “Gone in Sixty Seconds”, “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider“, and “Mr. & Mrs. Smith”.

#8 Mila Kunis:

This Ukrainian beauty got her start as a teenager on “That ’70’s Show” which ran from 1998-2006. Through the 2000’s she also starred in “Forgetting Sarah Marshall”, “Extract”, and voiced the character Meg for the hit show “Family Guy”.

#7 Natalie Portman:

Natalie Portman began starring in movies as a child and continued her career as an adult. During the 2000’s she starred in some of the biggest box office films such as “Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones”, “Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith“, and “V for Vendetta”.

#6 Charlize Theron:

This South African beauty showed that beauty isn’t everything when she won the Oscar for her role in the film “Monster” in 2004. During the 2000’s she also starred in “The Italian Job“, “Hancock”, and had a recurring role on season three of “Arrested Development”.

#5 Jessica Alba:

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Like many of the other ladies on this list, Jessica Alba was a child actor who launched her adult career with a hit television show. Her show “Dark Angel” ran from 2000-2002, then she went on to star in films such as “Sin City”, “Fantastic Four” and “Good Luck Chuck”.

#4 Jessica Biel:

Jessica Biel made a name for herself during the 2000’s by starring in films such as “Blade: Trinity“, “The Illusionist”, and “I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry”. She also played Mary Camden on the hit show “7th Heaven” which ran from 1996-2006.

#3 Eva Mendes:

Eva Mendes landed her first major role in the 2003 film “2 Fast 2 Furious“. She starred in several major films during the 2000’s including “Hitch” and “Ghost Rider”.

#2 Keira Knightley:

This British beauty spent the 2000’s starring in one of the biggest film franchises ever: the Pirates of the Caribbean series. When she wasn’t working on those films she also starred in “Love Actually”, “Pride and Prejudice“, and “Atonement” during the 2000’s.

#1 Scarlett Johansson:

With an impressive film resume behind her, audiences really began to take notice of Scarlett Johansson after the 2003 film “Lost in Translation” came out. During the 2000’s she also starred in other films such as “The Island“, “The Prestige”, and “The Nanny Diaries”.