Though she’s known for her role on Game of Thrones as Danerys Targaryen and more recently as Louisa Clark in Me Before You, Emila Clarke made her Broadway debut as the iconic Holly Golightly in the 2013 New York production of Truman Capote’s 1958 novella Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
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Sexiest women alive, actress and singer? Not only does has she had three album releases, Scarlett Johansson actually has a Tony Award for best performance by a featured actress for her debut role as Catherine in the 2010 revival of Arthur Miller’s A View From The Bridge. She’s also starring in the upcoming musical comedy animation Sing as Ash.
At only 22, this Scream Queens actress is paving her way both on screen and on stage. In 2013, Keke Palmer played the first African-American woman to star as the titular character in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella. In early 2016, she also played Marty Maraschino in the Fox production of Grease: Live where her performance of the lesser known song Freddy My Love caught the eyes of many.
Despite the film’s fame, not many know that Veronica Mars actually sung the role of Anna in the Disney film Frozen. Her breakout role in Forgetting Sarah Marshall shot her right into comedic acting, but this actress majored in musical theatre at college and has starred in Broadway shows like The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Crucible and Hair.
Long before she was gaining critical acclaim for movies like The Danish Girl and Jason Bourne, Alicia Vikander performed in several musicals at an early age such as The Sound Of Music and Les Misérables in Sweden and was even a 6 year old contestant on the Swedish talent show Småstjärnorna. She was also trained in classical ballet, even training one year at the School of American Ballet in New York.