The world of Hollywood is constantly evolving. With the release of new movies and TV shows, fan favorites are never not present. Whether these women were beloved for their great acting or undeniable charisma, here is a list of the Hollywood “It girl” from the year you were born.
1995: Alicia SilverstoneWENN
Someone say Clueless? This actress is most commonly known for her iconic role in the movie that fans utterly adored.
1996: Renée ZellwegerWENN
Full credit for the phrase “You had me at hello” goes straight to Renée
1997: Sarah Michelle GellarWENN
Star of Scream 2 and Buffy The Vampire Slayer certainly turned heads.
1998: Lauryn HillWENN
A music sensation.
1999: Britney SpearsWENN
Spears flew after the release of her album Baby, One More Time.
2000: Gabrielle UnionWENN
Bring It On star’s fame blew up with her killer cheerleader moves.
2001: Reese WitherspoonWENN
Most people associate one Reese Witherspoon with Legally Blonde. The movie hit theatres and people fell in love with Elle Woods and all she stood for.
2002: Halle BerryWENN
While already famous, Halle Berry’s speech at the Oscar’s this year further captured people’s hearts.
Still a queen.
2004: Lindsay LohanWENN
The premiere of the still popular movie Mean Girls launched the rise of the already famous Lohan’s career.
2005: Rachel McAdamsWENN
Most famous at the time for her role in The Notebook during this time, McAdams was stealing hearts.
2006: Anne HathawayWENN
The release of The Devil Wears Prada after The Princess Diaries took this actress from liked to loved overnight.
2007: Jennifer HudsonWENN
After being successful on American Idol, the movie Dream Girls sent Hudson soaring
2008: Kristen StewartWENN
Twilight. Need we say more?
2009: Lea MicheleWENN
Glee star took people by surprise with her continuous killer voice.
2010: Emma StoneWENN
Known for a variety of movies now, Stone took off with the premiere of Easy A in 2010.