Actresses -- most physically beautiful -- first name starts with N

by Mr. OpEd | created - 23 Feb 2016 | updated - 11 months ago | Public

Gorgeous women throughout the history of film (and a smidge of TV and elsewhere). This list does not condone the moral fiber or ethical actions of anyone listed here. It's truly a skin-deep appreciation.

1. Nadine Velazquez

Actress | Flight

Nadine Velazquez stars in History Channel's new drama, Six (2017), as "Jackie Ortiz", a strong wife of a Navy SEAL who holds the Ortiz family together. Known for her role as "Sophia" on FXX's The League (2009)--which ended its successful seven year run in 2015--and as "Catalina", the sexy hotel ...

2. Nadja Regin

Actress | Goldfinger

This cosmopolitan actress is best remembered for appearing as different characters in two early James Bond films. Multilingual Nadezda "Nadja" Poderegin hailed from Kraljevo, a town in present day Serbia (then Yugoslavia). Her father, a Ukrainian-born scientist and lecturer, was killed during World...

3. Nan Wynn

Actress | A Shot in the Dark

Nan Wynn was born on May 8, 1918 in York, Pennsylvania, USA as Masha Vatz. She was an actress, known for A Shot in the Dark (1941), Pardon My Sarong (1942) and Princess O'Rourke (1943). She was married to John Pius Small, Dr. Thomas Wolfe Baylek and Cy Howard. She died on March 23, 1971 in Santa ...

4. Nancy Gates

Actress | World Without End

Nancy Gates was born February 1, 1926 in Dallas, Texas. She entered show business, at an early age, when she was signed to a contract with RKO Studios when she was 15. Her first production with that studio was in 1942's Hitler's Children (1943). Nancy was also in two more films that year, those ...

5. Nancy Kovack

Actress | Jason and the Argonauts

A native of Flint, Michigan, Nancy Kovack was a student at the University of Michigan at 15, a radio deejay at 16, a college graduate at 19 and the holder of eight beauty titles by 20. Her professional acting career began on television in New York, first as one of Jackie Gleason's "Glea Girls" and ...

6. Nancy Kwan

Actress | Wonder Women

At just 18, Nancy Kwan was studying dance with England's Royal Ballet School, when she was spotted by producer Ray Stark, who tested her and gave her the starring role of a free-spirited Hong Kong prostitute who captivates artist William Holden in The World of Suzie Wong (1960). She followed it the...

7. Nancy Travis

Actress | So I Married an Axe Murderer

Nancy Travis was born in New York City, to Theresa, a social worker, and Gordon Travis, a sales executive. She lived in Baltimore and Boston before returning to her birthplace to study drama at New York University. Her first job out of school was with New York's American Jewish Theater, after which...

8. Nanette Newman

Actress | The Stepford Wives

Prior to going to RADA she'd had a small part in 'The Rebel' with Tony Hancock but after the first day she went home in tears as she'd been made up with bright green lips and mud in her hair for her part as an extra sensualist. While she enjoyed making the film and working with Tony she didn't ...

9. Naomi Watts

Actress | Mulholland Dr.

Naomi Ellen Watts was born on September 28, 1968 in Shoreham, England, to Myfanwy Edwards "Miv" (Roberts), an antiques dealer and costume/set designer, and Peter Watts (Peter Anthony Watts), the road manager to Pink Floyd. Her maternal grandfather was Welsh. Her father died when Naomi was seven and...

10. Nastassja Kinski

Actress | Tess

Nastassja Kinski was born Nastassja Aglaia Nakszynski on January 24, 1961 in Berlin, Germany, the daughter of German actor Klaus Kinski. In 1976, she met director Roman Polanski, who urged her to study method acting with Lee Strasberg in the United States. Kinski starred in the Italian romantic ...

11. Natalie Alyn Lind

Actress | The Gifted

Natalie Alyn Lind, the oldest of the three Lind sisters, all working actresses, grew up surrounded by the entertainment industry. Her mother is also an actress who starred in feature films and on several TV series including the hit drama "One Tree Hill". Natalie booked her first guest role at 4 ...

12. Nathalie Emmanuel

Actress | Fast & Furious 7

Nathalie Emmanuel is an English actress, known for her role as Missandei on the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones (2011) and Ramsey in Furious 7 (2015).

Nathalie was born in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England, to a father of Saint Lucian and English descent and a mother of Dominican origin. Nathalie ...

13. Nathalie Kelley

Actress | The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Born in Peru to a Peruvian mother and Argentine father, Nathalie immigrated to Sydney, Australia at 2 years old where she later attended the academically prestigious North Sydney Girls High School, whose alumni includes Nicole Kidman and Catherine Martin.

She showed an a interest in acting at a ...

14. Natalie Sideserf

Self | Buddy vs. Duff

Natalie Sideserf was born as Natalie Marie Elliott. She is an actress, known for Buddy vs. Duff (2019), Texas Cake House (2017) and Duff Till Dawn (2015).

15. Natalie Wachen

Actress | Boardwalk Empire

A Southern California native, Natalie has performed all her life, in many parts of the world in addition to starring in TV, and film. Although Nattles enjoys a good cry on stage, she also has an affinity for comedy, especially improv.

A versatile singer and actress, Natalie's diverse performances ...

16. Natalie Portman

Actress | Black Swan

Natalie Portman is the first person born in the 1980s to have won the Academy Award for Best Actress (for Black Swan (2010)).

Natalie was born Natalie Hershlag on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel. She is the only child of Avner Hershlag, a Israeli-born doctor, and Shelley Stevens, an American-born...

17. Natalie Trundy

Actress | Beneath the Planet of the Apes

Fair, freckled and quite lovely, actress Natalie Trundy had quite a promising career approaching adulthood in the late 1950s until a serious car accident put a serious halt to things. As Natalie Campana, she was the elder of two daughters born to Bostonian parents. A child model, she took dance ...

18. Natalie Wood

Actress | Rebel Without a Cause

Natalie Wood was born on July 20, 1938 in San Francisco, California, USA as Natalia Nikolaevna Zacharenko. She was an actress, known for Rebel Without a Cause (1955), West Side Story (1961) and Splendor in the Grass (1961). She was married to Richard Gregson and Robert Wagner. She died on November ...

19. Nathalia Ramos

Actress | Bratz

Nathalia Ramos was born in Madrid, Spain to an Australian mother, Kate Cohen and Spanish father, Juan Carlos Ramos. Fluent in both English and Spanish, she lived in Madrid, Melbourne and Miami before finally settling in LA at the age of 14. She played Hope Loblaw on the hit show Arrested ...

20. Navi Rawat

Actress | Feast

Navi Rawat was born on June 5, 1977 in Malibu, California, USA as Navlata Rawat. She is an actress, known for Feast (2005), The Collection (2012) and Numb3rs (2005). She has been married to Brawley Nolte since 2012. They have one child.

21. Nichole Hiltz

Actress | In Plain Sight

Nichole Marie Hiltz (born September 3, 1978) is an American actress. She has appeared in several films, made for TV movies and television series. Her most recent long-running television credit is for USA Network's In Plain Sight from 2008 to 2012 in which she portrayed Brandi Shannon, younger ...

22. Nicole Beharie

Actress | Shame

Nicole Beharie is an American actress.

Her critically acclaimed film debut was in the film American Violet (2008) alongside Alfre Woodard, Tim Blake Nelson and Will Patton. Beharie also played Ernie Davis' girlfriend in the movie The Express (2008). Her upcoming projects include My Last Day Without ...

23. Nicola Bryant

Actress | Doctor Who

Nicola Bryant was born the daughter of a heating engineer, in 1960, in Surrey, England. She began her training in dance and music at the age of three, studying classical ballet, then jazz and tap dance, the piano, flute and guitar, and finally acting at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. ...

24. Nicola Peltz

Actress | Transformers: Age of Extinction

Nicola Peltz is emerging as a force to be reckoned with, on both the big and small screen. Her most prominent roles include the series Bates Motel (2013), and the films The Last Airbender (2010) and Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014).

Nicola was born in Westchester County, New York, to Claudia (...

25. Nicole Kidman

Actress | Moulin Rouge!

Elegant Nicole Kidman, known as one of Hollywood's top Australian imports, was actually born in Honolulu, Hawaii, while her Australian parents were there on educational visas.

Kidman is the daughter of Janelle Ann (Glenny), a nursing instructor, and Antony David Kidman, a biochemist and clinical ...

26. Nicole Maurey

Actress | The Day of the Triffids

Glamorous French beauty who studied dancing in her early career but switched to films in 1944, where she was cast in various heroine roles. She flirted with Hollywood stardom in the 50s, co-starring with Bing Crosby in Little Boy Lost (1953) and Danny Kaye in Me and the Colonel (1958). She settled ...

27. Nicole Shelby

Actress | The Avengers

Nicole Shelby was born in 1941 in the USA. She is an actress, known for The Avengers (1961), Secret Agent (1964) and The Saint (1962).

28. Nicolette Scorsese

Actress | National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Nicolette Scorsese was born on January 6, 1954. She is an actress, known for National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989), Boxing Helena (1993) and NYPD Blue (1993).

29. Ni Ni

Actress | Jin ling shi san chai

Ni Ni was born on August 8, 1988 in China. She is an actress, known for The Flowers of War (2011), The Rise of Phoenixes (2018) and Love And Destiny (2019).

30. Nike Arrighi

Actress | The Devil Rides Out

Nike Arrighi was born on March 9, 1947 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France. She is an actress, known for The Devil Rides Out (1968), Day for Night (1973) and Countess Dracula (1971). She is married to Paolo Borghese. They have one child.

31. Nikki Leigh

Actress | Silencer

Nikki Leigh is an actress, model, and social influencer born in Orange County, California. Besides for her numerous acting appearances on film and television she hosted a daily hour-long show on Sirius XM, interviewed athletes on the 2012 Espy's red carpet for RadarOnline.com and was a local on-air...

32. Nina Dobrev

Actress | The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Nina Dobrev is a Bulgarian born-Canadian actress. Her best known television roles are as Mia Jones in Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001), and Elena Gilbert and Katherine Pierce on The Vampire Diaries (2009). Her film work includes The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012), Let's Be Cops (2014), The ...

33. Nina Siemaszko

Actress | More Tales of the City

Nina Siemaszko was born on July 14, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Antonina Jadwiga Siemaszko. She is an actress, known for More Tales of the City (1998), The American President (1995) and The West Wing (1999).

34. Nita Bieber

Actress | Summer Stock

Beautiful dancer Nita Bieber was born in 1926; her father, Wilbert Carl Bieber, was an accomplished piano player, and her mother, Callie Mae (Robbins), was a great dancer. Her younger brother Rodney and her three younger sisters all became good dancers, too, with Linda doing ballet and Wanda ...

35. Noelle Beck

Actress | As the World Turns

Noelle Beck was born on December 14, 1968 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She is an actress, known for As the World Turns (1956), Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010) and Fletch Lives (1989). She was previously married to Eric Petterson.

36. Nora Arnezeder

Actress | Faubourg 36

Nora Arnezeder was born in Paris, France, to an Austrian father and a Egyptian mother. While she was still in high-school, she studied acting, dancing and singing at the renowned drama school Cours Florent. Nora's first major role was in 2008 in Paris 36 (French: Faubourg 36), which was directed by...

37. Nora Miao

Actress | Meng long guo jiang

Nora Miao was born on February 8, 1952 in Hong Kong, China. She is an actress and production manager, known for The Way of the Dragon (1972), Fist of Fury (1972) and Dong feng po (2010).

38. Norma Eberhardt

Actress | The Return of Dracula

The beautiful Norma Eberhardt was born in Oakhurst, New Jersey. Norma developed a love for movies early. She was at a Easter Parade event with her mother when a well-known photographer stopped her and gave her his business card. When she turned seventeen, she got on a train and went straight to New...



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