30. Mozhdah Jamalzadah
Originally from Afghanistan, when Mozhdah was 5-years-old she and her family left war-torn Afghanistan to Canada. They settled in the Great White North and Mozhdah found solace in music, using it to wipe the slates clean and forget their turmoil in her home country. She released her debut and hit single Afgan girl as a student of the University of British Columbia which went on to become a fan favorite in Afghanistan.
29. Alicia Vikander
Alicia Vikander started her acting journey at the tender age of 7 and by age 9 started ballet. The Swede native is most notably known for starting as Gerda Wegener the Danish girl which she won an Oscar award for. Alicia’s acting prowess got her the role of Lara Croft in the latest iteration of Tomb Raider movie in which Angelina Jolie previously acted.
28. Taraneh Alidoosti
Unarguably one of the finest movie actress and TV personality from Iran, her popularity even got her a vote as the best TV actress in 2012 from a poll conducted by Film Monthly Magazine in the same year. Her acting career started from her role as a widow and teenage mother in I’m Taraneh which was released in 2002. The gorgeous now 34-year-old who’s a proud mother of one currently takes on movie roles which are drama-filled.
27. Naomi Campbell
There’s no doubt Naomi Campbell is popular. With a firm grip on the fashion industry from the late 80s to the 90s, the gorgeous British model still continues to be a superstar, gracing music videos and being recognized for her charity work and the phenomenal exploits in the fashion world.
26. Anne Curtis
The stunning Anne Curtis has become a star the Philippines, her home country while still looking for that big break in Hollywood. She’s been acting since the mid-90s but her big break came when she landed the role of lead actress in well-watched TV series Kampanerang Kuba.
25. Manuela Arcuri
Manuela who’s from Frosinone, Italy is one of the queens of soap opera in the country. While this beauty is best known for splendid acting talent, her prowess isn’t limited to acting alone, as she’s also a karate damsel with a black belt, and she’s also a model covering several tabloids. If you talk about Manuela, you talk about a woman with a fine mix of badassery and astounding beauty!
24. Ronda Rousey
The Expendables 3 was Ronda’s first movie, but what brought her true popularity was the flawless martial arts skills she showed off in Octagon. She later proceeded to join the Raw Brand in WWE after leaving the MMA.
23. Elizaveta Boyarskaya
Elizaveta is a stunning Russian actress who has participated in various plays, TV shows, and Russian movies. Her attractive looks and her striking personality continues to bring multiple modeling and acting gigs her way.
22. Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai, the enchanting movie star from India has featured in over 40 productions across the world. The captivating smile and alluring eyes of this 44-year-old beauty goddess easily capture hearts every time. Across Asia, her movies alongside Shahrukh Khan keeps grossing accolades and airplay.
21. Kate Upton
Kate Upton is one of the fashion industry’s most renowned figures. In 2011 following her feature in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, the American runway princess was named Rookie of the year. This is not shocking in the least; her smile is a glorious treat!
20. Haifa Wehbe
Haifa started tasting the delights of stardom since she was 16, the Lebanon music star finished as a runner-up in the Miss Lebanon pageant. Her captivating persona and good looks easily ranked her 8thamongst hundreds of women as Askmen.com’s Most Desirable Women; she has however faced criticism by her Muslim-majority country for her career choice.
19. Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima has been associated with the exotic Victoria Secret brand right from 1999 and Maybelline since 2003. She was honored as the “Supermodel of Brazil” at age 15 and has since then risen to become one of the highest paid models on the planet.
18. Amanda Cerny
Amanda is best known for the fitness and health videos she makes available on YouTube. She has a funny side also having participated in a number of vine videos when it trended, and most interesting of all, Amanda Cerny used to be a Playmate!
17. Blake Lively
Blake, the daughter of renowned producer Ernie Lively, is an actress who was most recognized for her role in Gossip Gils, the teen-drama TV series where she starred as Serena Van der Woodsen. After the franchise ended in 2012, she went on to grace a new career path, the face of L’Oreal.
16. Gal Gadot
The alluring Gal Gadot has in recent times been regarded as one of the hottest actresses in Hollywood. Before now, she was famous for her roles in the Fast & Furious films where she portrayed the character of Gisele Yashar, but unprecedented stardom came right after she played Wonder Woman in the 2017 DC Extended Universe film of the superheroine.
15. Ashley Graham
Ashley, the Nebraska born beauty has featured in numerous fashion magazines including Vogue and Glamour. She is regarded as a ‘plus-size’ model and has spent the most part of her model career advocating for body acceptance and positivity.
14. Niki Karimi
The stunning Iranian actress and now director commenced her career in acting when she was still in elementary school. She has garnered multiple awards in the movie industry and has received special ovations for directing top quality movies like Shift-e Shab and A Few Days Later.
13. Gigi Hadid
Gigi started her modeling career when she was just age 2, she was named as one of the top 50 models at Models.com in 2014 but went on to focus on her education. She made the big return to the modeling scenes in 2011 and has received worldwide recognition ever since.
12. Emma Stone
Emma is most famous for her roles in The Amazing Spider-Man and The Amazing Spider-Man 2 where she starred as Gwen Stacy. She starred in her first movie back in 2007 where she worked together with Michael Cera and Jonah Hill in Superbad, but her big break came two years later when she starred in three Hollywood Blockbusters – Paperman, Ghosts of Girlfriend Past and Zombieland.
11. Pia Wurtzbach
The 2015 Miss Universe winner is a deserving member of our compilation of the most beautiful women in the world. She featured in a number of Filipino TV shows and movies after copping the worldwide pageant title.
10. Alexandra Daddario
The enchanting Alexandria didn’t start acting until her mid-teens, where she starred in All My Children portraying Laurie Lewis. She was a Teen Choice Award nominee in 2010 for her character in the movie, Percy Jackson & the Olympians.
9. Fahriye Evcen
This Turkish damsel is a TV actress who was featured in Ask Sana Benzer, the certified Rotten movie. Though the movie wasn’t all that, Fahriye got lots of attention for her superb acting skills and beauty.
8. Angelina Jolie
Angelina is not only known for her amazing acting skills but for her roles as an activist. She received national accolades for her performance in the TV Film Gia which went on to win a Golden Globe Award. Angelina, who is an Ex-wife to Brad Pitt recently got cited as one of Hollywood’s most paid actresses, her humanitarian campaigns have touched many lives.
7. Margot Robbie
Margot is an Australian actress that has a combination of the most powerful tools a woman could possess in her arsenal – immense beauty and a fascinating talent. It’s normal to see men drool over her, she is that enchanting!
6. Deepika Padukone
Deepika started her acting career in 2006 with someone else on our list, Aishwarya Rai. The Bollywood star has gone on to star in movies with Shahrukh Khan. She has now, however, devoted more efforts in recent times to writing articles about women’s health and fitness.
5. Dakota Johnson
Dakota debuted in the movie scenes back in 1999 with the film Crazy in Alabama, she then entered the fashion world as a model in 2006. Her most recognized role in recent times was the role she played in Fifty Shades of Grey and its sequels, she portrayed Anastasia Steele.
4. Emma Watson
Everybody has a thing for Emma! The youthful and beautiful actress bloomed when she acted as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter franchise. From the little girl of the magical scenes of Harry Potter, Emma Watson has bloomed to becoming one of the sexiest young women in the world.
3. Taylor Hill
Taylor became one of the Angels of Victoria’s Secret in 2015. She aspired to be a professional gymnast in her younger years but was discovered as a model when she was just 14. Since then, her modeling career has peaked with her been featured on several online lists for top Sexiest Women.
2. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka, the striking Bollywood actress made her acting debut back in 2003 in The Hero: Love Story of a Spy. She, however, began her ascent to fame in 2005 when she was featured in six Hollywood movie productions.
Queen B unsurprisingly tops our chart of the most beautiful women. She stands as the most successful member of the then-trio Destiny’s Child whose harsh breakup rocked the world. She has won several awards, starred in a couple of movies, and has undoubtedly reached true success in the industry. She is a mother of three and a wife to Jay Z, another highly acclaimed music star.