More of the most beautiful women over 40
Here is my follow up to my last article about the most beautiful women in entertainment that are over 40.
The term "Over The Hill" has no meaning anymore as scientists really are saying that 40 is the new 30.
And these "mature" women are living proof.
This time we have several successful singers as well as actresses, a former Miss America and an iconic sex symbol.
Some of these women even have daughters that are getting into acting, and may become the next generation of beautiful women.
And one has been a spokes model for L'Oréal for twenty seven years.
At the moment, America's sweetheart Sandra Bullock is the tabloid's sweetheart as well, thanks to her relationship with motorcycle builder and Monster Garage host Jesse James.
But Sandra (born in Arlington, Virginia on July 26th, 1964) has survived bad relationships, car accidents and at least one stalker.
She'll survive this.
Sandra Bullock in The Proposal (2009) at Amazon
Canadian country pop singer and songwriter Shania Twain was born Eilleen Regina Edwards on August 28th,1965, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Shania has won five Grammy Awards and has the best-selling album of all time by a female musician, and the best selling country album of all time (Come On Over, 1997).
Considering her early life, this beautiful lady deserves her fame.
One of the stars of St. Elmo's Fire, Ghost, A Few Good Men, Indecent Proposal, Disclosure and Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, Demi Moore was born on November 11th, 1962 in the UFO capital of the world, Roswell, New Mexico.
Besides films, Demi is known for two Vanity Fair covers, and being Mrs. Ashton Kutcher.
Our second singer on this list is Faith Hill (born on September 21, 1967 in Ridgeland, Mississippi).
Faith is married to fellow country music star Tim McGraw, and has sold over 40 million records worldwide, had eight number-one singles and three number-one albums on the U.S. Country charts, and was one half of the highest grossing country tour of all time, the Soul2Soul II Tour 2006 with her husband.
Our third singer, songwriter and musician Sheryl Crow was born on February 11, 1962 in Kennett, Missouri.
Sheryl has sold over 35 million albums worldwide and performed duets with Sting, Eric Clapton, Michelle Branch and Michael Jackson among many others.
Courteney Cox-Arquette was born on June 15, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama.
Courteney is best known for playing Monica Geller on the sitcom Friends, her roles in Scream, Scream 2, Scream 3 and she and her husband David Arquette will reprised their roles in Scream 4 (which I am very interested to see how Wes Craven pulls this off).
Right now though she is appearing on ABC's sitcom Cougar Town as Jules Cobb.
The first African-American woman to be crowned Miss America, Vanessa Williams was born on March 18, 1963 in Millwood, New York.
Vanessa lost that title in a scandal, but emerged later as a singing star (with over 15 Grammy Award nominations) and actress (with many award nominations including several NAACP Image Award wins and nominations).
Elizabeth Hurley was born on June 10th, 1965 in Basingstoke, Hampshire, England.
She made her acting debut in the "Glück das mir verblieb" segment of the 1987 British film, Aria.
Her last film was 2004's Method, but she'll be doing voice work in the 2010 film, The Wild Bunch in 2010.
She's probably best known for being at the center of the Hugh Grant scandal back in 1995.
Italian American stage, film and television actress Marisa Tomei was born on December 4, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York.
She has appeared in the films What Women Want (2000), Anger Management (2003), Wild Hogs (2007), Unhook the Stars (1996), Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007) and The Wrestler (2008).
Marisa won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Mona Lisa Vito in My Cousin Vinny (1992).
And did you know that one of her first roles was an uncredited part in the 1984 B-Movie Classic, The Toxic Avenger?
Marcia Cross was born on March 25th, 1962 in Marlborough, Massachusetts.
I have always liked Marcia, and thought she had a weird, almost ethereal vibe to her.
She made her acting debut back in 1984 on the soap opera The Edge of Night as Liz Correll.
But she is probably best known for her roles on two nighttime soaps....
Melrose Place (1992-1997) as Dr. Kimberly Shaw Mancini, and Desperate Housewives (2004) as Bree Hodge.
One small paragraph cannot do justice to Raquel Welch.
She was born on September 5, 1940 (yes she is almost 70) in Chicago, Illinois.
Raquel is such an icon, that she managed to remain a sex symbol throughout the 60s and 70s.
No small feat.
American model and actress Andie MacDowell was born on April 21, 1958 in Gaffney, South Carolina.
Andie started out as a model, and then moved into acting where she appeared in a little over forty films.
I really had no idea she was in that many movies.
Her debut was as "Jane" in the 1984 film, Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes.
Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965 in New York, New York.
She debuted in the 1979 film "A Little Romance", and was named by Time magazine as "the new Grace Kelly".
I have liked her since "Streets of Fire" when she was Ellen Aim.
I don't care if she did lip-synch.
And I like her so much that I can even overlook her being in "Man of Steel" and "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" as Martha Kent.
From Who's the Boss? (1984) to Melrose Place (1997) to Charmed (1998), Alyssa Milano has been a part of modern TV history.
She was born on December 19th, 1972 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York.
A lot of us watched her grow up and saw her appear in close to 70 TV shows and movies.
Alyssa has been involved in humanitarian and political causes, starting with Ryan White amd AIDS in the 80s, UNICEF, PETA and Charity:Water.
And also, the Guardians of the Galaxy's ship, The Milano is named after Alyssa.
So Who Is The Most Beautiful Woman Over 40 Here?
Beautiful Women Over 40 Comments
nicos on February 02, 2012:
SHANIA TWAIN IS THE BEST OF ALL OF THEM
Grace Marguerite Williams from the Greatest City In The World-New York City, New York on July 17, 2011:
Good hub-Vanessa Williams is the most beautiful of them all.
Dani on January 15, 2011:
While they're all beautiful, special hats off to the brunettes. Marissa Tomei has always been a favorite of mine since her A Different World days. Demi and Shania keep getting better with age.
diaznu on January 12, 2011:
yes! that's great listing.. i'm really agree.. they are wonderful
denise mohan from California on December 04, 2010:
You keep it goin' girl
fucsia on December 03, 2010:
What beautiful women! Are fascinating just thanks to their age!
Kia on October 04, 2010:
These are very Beautiful Woman, my favorite is Marisa Tomei and Raquel Welch
ronala on October 04, 2010:
Hey this sounds abite great and exicting although i donot undertand the criteria used by you while figuring these out just like i have had problems with my miss Universe, Miss (Country), Miss MTV, and the list is nameless. I really think my mom can be amongst the most beautiful women although she is only know by those around her and only a few who have seen her. Besides beauty which lies in the beer hold, i consider: inteligence, style, general presentation and conduct, repect for oneself and others, what that person has done for others within reach of herself, up bring of oneself and the family, honesty, dress code and the list of qualities is endless. otherwise thanks i think i know en have heard over 90% of those in your list.
Oh by the way how about you. I guess en suggest that you could be amongst the most beautiful ones.
JSAlison on October 03, 2010:
These look like the kinds of women my mother always advised me to stay away from. Elizabeth Hurley looks positively carnivorous, lol.
saima on October 01, 2010:
Chuck RitenouR from Front Royal, Virginia on October 01, 2010:
anglnwu on September 30, 2010:
Love your selection. How about Jennifer Aniston?--I think she just turned 40.
SEO on September 29, 2010:
Nancy Schlesinger on September 15, 2010:
All listed are very beautiful women. I see you put
in Susan Lucci from a Soap Opera, so how could you
leave out another Soap Opera Person, whom I think is
SUPER BEAUTIFUl, Hunter Tylo. She is stunning, goregous,
beautiful and a great actress.
MrDSpade2 on September 15, 2010:
Great hub, of aging beauty that seems to be never aging, give Tomei, Vanessa and Ms. Twain my number, tell them I'm a business consultant, yeah that's it, tell em that, hahahaha.
PZigney on September 14, 2010:
Good hub. If you can naturally look that good, later in life, that says something over the young whipper snappers. Good going ladies!
ashleyyoung from United States on September 11, 2010:
Great list! In addition, Kirstie Alley is also a very beautiful woman who's over her 40's. Despite her age (and current figure), she still comes off as hot and sexy to me.
IncomePowerBoost from Canada on September 11, 2010:
Very good Hub i agree with all your choices . I am surprised you ont have Ciny Crawford on your list though
doubler702 on August 22, 2010:
I like it! You had all beautiful women on the list. I think i got one for ya that you didn't think about. How about the beautiful Jane Seymour. She is sexy as heck and have always been that way.
TurtleDog on July 21, 2010:
Fun (and rather attractive :-) article! Thanks for the post! Rated up!!
stacies29 on July 19, 2010:
Michael E. Horton on July 18, 2010:
They are all beautiful women. Great information on each one. Really enjoyed reading your page.
Portamenteff from Western Colorado, USA on July 18, 2010:
I keep explaining to my wife "It's not just me, many men find beautiful women up in the age brackets." Thanks for the hub on lovely women no matter how old they are. My old lady can be rest assured. Her status as a "hotty" will remain intact!
Locker from 127.0.0.1 on July 18, 2010:
Sandra Bullock is definitely my favourite :)
fullboz on July 18, 2010:
welcome to my hub
Dchosen_01 on July 17, 2010:
@ maven 101, is sarah palin beautiful? I doubt. She is just okay! I love sandra bullock sooo sooo sooo much. Her and Jordin sparks have always been my crush...
Nice hub, really love it..
Chris Crow on July 16, 2010:
Shadesbreath from California on July 16, 2010:
Some excellent examples of how well beauty can be preserved past forty. Good pulls on here, Courtney Cox and Marcia Cross for sure.
Three-Legged Dog from USA on July 15, 2010:
Great picks! No love for Diane Lane? :)
sabrebIade (author) from Pennsylvania on July 15, 2010:
Sean Fullmer: Jane is here: https://discover.hubpages.com/entertainment/The-Mo...
Sean Fullmer from California on July 15, 2010:
Great list, Sabreblade. But no Jane Seymour?
Megavitamin on July 15, 2010:
Joe8943 from WI on July 12, 2010:
Can't disagree with any of them, Demi is my favorite though age hasn't hurt her at all.
RachelSmile on July 12, 2010:
every boy will add his girl on the list,Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder
Dawn Michael from THOUSAND OAKS on July 11, 2010:
loved this article being a 42 year old woman and keeping it all together. It takes work exercise eating right, but it is well worth it.
prasetio30 from malang-indonesia on July 10, 2010:
Good job, my friend. They all very beautiful. Thanks for showing me about this. Terrific hub. I rate this one.
Raymond D Choiniere from USA on July 01, 2010:
Hey Sabre, I just came from part 4 and wanted to let you know, I'm liking your taste in women. LOL! I really do not have a favorite from your list, but will agree they are all beautiful. Worth a rate up! :) Thank you. :)
moncrieff on June 30, 2010:
thanks. Quite a good gallery!
casp3r on June 30, 2010:
samboiam from Texas on June 30, 2010:
All these women are beautiful but Faith Hill is my favorite.
sunbrite from USA on June 28, 2010:
Yes, they certainly are beautiful women. Thank you for sharing this nice hub:)
maheshpatwal from MUMBAI on June 27, 2010:
sabrebIade wow....... your list has few of my all time fav ladies....... Shania , Liz, Sandra and courtney.... they look so stunning even after 40........ thanks for this great hub
cyekin_37 on June 26, 2010:
Guillermo Ramon from Miami on June 25, 2010:
Raquel is such an example of beauty regardless of age. All of them together show us that beauty is not just something that nature or God give. Beauty is the result of very hard, sustained work.
Mike Lickteig from Lawrence KS USA on June 25, 2010:
Nice to see you remembered the beautiful and talented Sheryl Crow.
Joni Douglas on June 25, 2010:
pjk_artist from Turkey Point, ON on June 25, 2010:
I'd let all of these women do me. Then again...
John B Badd from Saint Louis, MO on June 25, 2010:
I knew there were more beautiful women over 40 than portrayed in the first hub. Glad to see you brought them out :)
dreamreachout on June 25, 2010:
This sequence is as good as the first one though I must admit that Sandra and Demi are my favourites amongst the lot!! However they are all beautiful and sexy!! :)
Larry Conners from Northern Arizona on June 24, 2010:
Thumbs and toes up !!!
These are all beautiful women, but all actresses...Where are Laura Bush, Sarah Palin, and Ann Coulter ?? Beauty and brains...Larry