Angelica comes from a long family of talented showbusiness stars. Her father is director John Huston, and her grandfather was actor Walter Huston. She is probably best known for her role as Morticia Addams in The Addams Family, although she has a long and illustrious filmography to choose from. More recently she has been trying out other skills, including directing and writing books, as well as working on Human Rights issues.
Cactus Flower was a breakout movie for Goldie Hawn, when she won a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress and an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, too. She is one of the most famous faces of the 70’s and 80’s, and her daughter Kate Hudson is now one of the most famous of today! That’s not to say Goldie has taken a step back, she was in this years Snatched, and is well and truly making a comeback.
In 1979, the film 10 came out, and Bo Derek was spring boarded to huge stardom. She was also famous for the marketing for that film, which featured Bo in a swimsuit, making her an instant pin-up. She is still beautiful now, nearly 40 years later. She still acts occasionally, notably in the telenovela Fashion House in 2006, but mostly she lives the quiet life, apart from political and charitable efforts.
Some gorgeous women get less desirable as they get older, that’s just the way of life. But Raquel Welch is still often placed on lists of hot women in showbusiness, even now at 77 years old! In 2011 she was ranked #2 on the list of Hottest Women of All Time by Men’s Health! Now that’s an achievement! This year, she played Rosa in the TV Series, Date My Dad, showing she is still going strong.
Probably best known for the role of Patsy in the show Absolutely Fabulous, Joanna Lumley is a British actress who is still going strong at age 71. She is more a TV star than movies, as well as an animal rights activist and a philanthropist. She is really well known for her voice which has led to a bunch of voice over work, including being the voice of AOL! Her most recent work has been presenting and hosting some documentaries, and reality TV.
It’s really hard to believe that the gorgeous Helen Mirren is 72 years old! She Is now a Dame, and began her career on stage, acting Shakespeare. Of course, now she is a famous Hollywood superstar, who is one of the only performers to win what is known as the Triple Crown of Acting, winning an Olivier award, an Academy award, and a Tony award from Broadway as well. Her film career is still going strong, with a few movies coming out in 2018.
Of course, Olivia Newton John is always going to be best known for her role in the hit musical film, Grease, as Sandy, opposite John Travolta. Her skintight leather trousers and perm sparked a fashion trend which any woman from that generation will remember as iconic. She is now 69 years old, and has actually had a more successful singing career than acting, selling about 100 million records worldwide. Plus, she’s still a hot mama.
Barbi Benton is 67 years old, and became famous when she was featured in Playboy. She was known as not just a model, but also an actress and a singer. She famously dated Hugh Hefner between 1969 and 1976, but ended up marrying George Gradow, who is still her husband today. She disappeared from show business in the 80’s but when we see her at red carpet events from time to time, she still looks flawless.
Kim Basinger is still every inch the supermodel, despite now being 64 years old! She was for many the ultimate Bond girl, starring opposite Sean Connery in Never Say Never Again. While many of our actresses are now living the quiet life, Kim Basinger seems busier than ever, recently starring in movies like The Nice Guys, and Fifty Shades Darker. Her relationship with Alec Baldwin has ended in an angry custody battle and divorce, which has been displayed in the media.
Sigourney Weaver is 68, but she is still as beautiful as she was thirty or forty years ago! She came to fame after her role as Ellen Ripley in the movie franchise of Alien, and then Ghostbusters, too. After this, she became known as the Sci-Fi Queen! Fans of the Alien movies should be excited, as they announced a sequel to the films, where Weaver will be playing her famous role again, of Ellen Ripley! Sigourney is married to Jim Simpson.
The second Dame on our list, Judi Dench is actually 83 years old, although she could pass for 20 years younger than that with ease. She has been acting since 1957, and she started on the stage performing Shakespeare plays. She then moved onto film and television, becoming one of the most famous English actresses in the world. She has also achieved the Triple Crown, winning Tony awards, Golden Globes, and an amazing seven Olivier awards.
Meryl Streep has hardly aged since she started acting, and if you look at her daughters, they look exactly like she did back when she started in the business, and could still pass for her sisters! She has been called “the best actress of her generation” and is well known for parts in more than five decades. She is now 68, and still going strong, and has been nominated for an astonishing 20 Academy Awards, more than any other actor.
At 77 years old, Julie Christie still tops lists of the best looking actresses, and has been famous since her part in Billy Liar, back in 1963. Her first Academy Award was given for her part in Darling, and she still works as an actress today, receiving an Oscar nomination for her part in Away from Her, in 2007. In 2011, she was cast as the grandmother in Red Riding Hood, but it wasn’t like any grandmother we’ve ever seen!
Morgan Fairchild has always been glamor personified, and nothing has changed now, despite her being 67. Her real name was Patsy Ann McClenny, but Morgan Fairchild helped her achieve huge success as a TV star on shows like Search for Tomorrow, and then Dallas. Friends fans will remember her as the gorgeous Nora Bing, Chandlers sexy mom, who ends up having a fling with Ross! Even at her age, she is still the most beautiful woman in the room.
At 66 years old, Jane Seymour is still every inch the Bond girl, with a long history as a glamorous and beautiful actress. She was in the Bond film Live and Let Die back in the 1970’s, and yet even now, forty years on, she is still acting, both on television and on stage, most recently in a Noel Coward play The Vortex. She has been married four times, most famously to Michael Attenborough, and most recently to actor James Keach.
At 71 years old, Susan Sarandon’s phone is still ringing off the hook with acting opportunities in both film and television. She has been working pretty solidly since the 1970’s, most recently playing Bette Davis in the anthology series, Feud. She is famous for her relationships as well as her acting, and has been involved with men from David Bowie and Franco Amurri, to Tim Robbins and Jonathan Bricklin. Busy lady!
Although she had a successful film career already, the part which really helped Jacqueline Bisset gain fame was her role in The Detective, with Frank Sinatra, where she was chosen to replace Mia Farrow. She was also then in The Sweet Ride, which she got a Golden Globe nomination for. She is still working as a famous actress, recently starring with Drew Barrymore in Miss You Already. Fun fact, she is Angelina Jolie’s godmother!
At 69 years old, Bernadette Peters has been working for more than fifty years, as an actress, a singer and even an author. Her gorgeous curly hair is her trademark, and is still thick and beautiful, and she is still enjoying a flourishing acting career, recently working in the Good Wife spin off, The Good Fight with Christine Baranski, another kick-ass older female actress. She was also the voice of Glinda in the 2014 Oz movie.
When you’re the daughter of Ingrid Bergman, beauty is quite literally in your blood, and Isabella Rossellini has hardly changed over the past 40 years. She is now 65 years old, and is one of the most successful actresses and models in the world, famous for roles in movies like Blue Velvet and Death Becomes Her. She was famously married to both Martin Scorsese and Jonathan Wiedemann, as well as having relationships with David Lynch and Gary Oldman.
Rene Russo started out as a model but quickly achieved fame being an actress as well. She is known for her roles in movies like Lethal Weapon, Line of Fire, and Get Shorty, becoming the leading lady in many action and thriller movies. She took a break from acting in the early 2000’s, but she wasn’t gone for good, coming back to kick butt in the 2013 Thor film, as well as the 2015 comedy, The Intern. Look out for her soon in the movie Just Getting Started, too.
Many say that Suzanne Somers has ruined her good looks with plastic surgery, while others think that she’s still looking pretty hot for a woman of 71! She’s best known for her part on Three’s Company, as well as on Step by Step, and she is also known as an author, especially of self-help books. She has been married for 40 years, to Alan Hamel, and acting since the 1960’s, giving her a 50 year career!
It’s hard to believe that Mary Steenburgen is 64 years old, as she is so busy and popular in Hollywood, that she manages to keep up with actresses who are thirty and forty years her junior! She has won Academy Awards for films such as Melvin and Howard, as well as a Golden Globe for Best Supporting actress for the same film. She is currently acting as Gail in The Last Man on Earth, and she had a role in hit Netflix show Orange is the New Black, as Delia.
A role model for many women of color all over the world, Diahann Carroll was known for her nonstereotypical roles, such as Dominique Deveraux in Dynasty. She even won a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Television Series. She has definitely quietened down in the acting world, but we see her from time to time, such as playing the mother of Preston Burke in the hit TV show, Grey’s Anatomy, and in USA Network’s White Collar.
Jane Fonda is one of the most famous actresses in the world, and she is still truly beautiful at 80 years old. Her Broadway debut was back in 1960, and she has been in the limelight ever since. Her recent parts include a recurring part in The Newsroom, as well as the Netflix series, Grace and Frankie, which has been a huge success. She is also known for her exercise videos, an incredible feat for a woman of her age!
Glenn Close is 70 years old, and shows no sign of slowing down. She started out as a stage actress, winning Tony Awards and appearing in both musicals and also more serious plays. Some of her famous movies include Fatal Attraction and Dangerous Liaisons. She is still acting full time, working recently on the movie for Netflix, What Happened to Monday. She was also in the movie, The Wide Wedding, with John Malkovich.
Jessica Lange is 68 years old, and one of only a couple of dozen actors to win the Triple Crown of Acting, winning Golden Globes, Tony Awards and Olivier awards. She was a part time model, and then became an actress after being discovered by producer Dino De Laurentiis. She often wins awards for her acting, and most recently has starred in the anthology series Feud, alongside Susan Sarandon.
If you were a fan of All My Children, you don’t need to be introduced to Erica Kane. She was even called the Leading Lady of Daytime TV by TV Guide. At times, she was the highest paid actor on daytime television. But even since the show finished in 2011, she has not been resting on her laurels. She was Genevieve Delatour in the TV show Devious Maids, and also hosted the show Deadly Affairs. She even has her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
It’s Wonder Woman! As well as being the most powerful woman in the universe, Lynda Carter was also crowned Miss Universe in 1972, so she’s no stranger to the spotlight. In 1978, she was actually votes as the most beautiful woman in the world, by the International Academy of Beauty, and although she is now 66, not much has changed in that department! Her career is also going strong, and she will be in Super Troopers 2, out next year.
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition is known as the barometer of who is hot in the world of models and beauty, and Christie Brinkley holds a record, appearing on three consecutive issues in the 80’s. She was then the face of CoverGirl for 25 years, which is an incredible achievement! At 63 years old, she still acts and models, having guest roles on shows like Parks and Recreation, and even appearing on Dancing with the Stars.
One of the most famous things about Lauren Hutton, is her trademark gap between her teeth, which many say is what makes her so beautiful! Believe it or not, this is what she was rejected for originally in the modelling world, seen as a flaw. Revlon saw what so many others didn’t, and signed her with the most lucrative modelling contract in history at the time. She is now 74 years old, and continues to break records for modelling, recently at the 2016 New York Fashion Week.