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List of famous female film producers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female film producers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being film producers. There are thousand of females working as film producers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic film producers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a film producer then the people below should give you inspiration.

People here include everyone from Annie Miller to MarivĂ­ de Villanueva.

While this isn't a list of all female film producers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female film producers?" and "Who are the best female film producers?"
Angelina Jolie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Angelina Jolie Pitt is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been cited as Hollywood's highest-paid actress. Jolie made her screen debut as a child alongside her father, Jon Voight, ...more

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Age: 40

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Screenwriter, Author Actor, + more

Credits: Maleficent, Changeling, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Salt

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#24 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#27 on The Best Living American Actresses

#42 on Celebrities Who Just Seem Crazy to You

#60 on Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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Jennifer Aniston is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Jennifer Joanna Aniston is an American actress, director, producer, and businesswoman. She is the daughter of actor John Aniston and actress Nancy Dow. Aniston gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the popular television sitcom Friends, a role which earned her a Primetime Emmy ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, USA

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

Credits: Friends, We're the Millers, The Iron Giant, Office Space

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#48 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#39 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#45 on The Best Living American Actresses

#29 on Famous Women You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Halle Maria Berry is an American actress and former fashion model. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her performance in the romantic drama Monster's Ball, becoming the first and, as of 2015, the only woman of color to win an Oscar for a leading role. She was one of the highest ...more

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Model, Actor Voice acting

Credits: X-Men: The Last Stand, Cloud Atlas, X-Men 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past

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#53 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#36 on The Best Living American Actresses

#65 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

#2 on The Greatest Black Actresses of All Time

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Charlize Theron is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Charlize Theron is a South African and American actress, producer, and fashion model. She starred in early films in the late 1990s, such as The Devil's Advocate, Mighty Joe Young and The Cider House Rules. Theron received critical acclaim for her portrayal of serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster, ...more

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Age: 41

Birthplace: Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa

Profession: Spokesperson, Film Producer, Model, Actor Film Director

Credits: Mad Max: Fury Road, Prometheus, Monster, Hancock

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#21 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#40 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#71 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#13 on The Most Iconic Celebrity First Names

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Cameron Diaz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Cameron Michelle Diaz is an American actress, producer and former fashion model. She rose to stardom in the 1990s with roles in The Mask, My Best Friend's Wedding and There's Something About Mary. Other high-profile credits include Charlie's Angels and its sequel Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, ...more

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Age: 44

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Profession: Model, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: There's Something About Mary, Shrek, Gangs of New York, Being John Malkovich

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#62 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#92 on The Best Living American Actresses

#89 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

#60 on Famous Women You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Eva Longoria is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Eva Jacqueline Longoria is an American actress, producer, director, activist and businesswoman. Longoria's career began in 1998, when she won the title of Miss Corpus Christi, and later began entering talent contests that led her to Los Angeles; shortly after, she was spotted and signed by a ...more

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Age: 42

Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer, Model Actor, + more

Credits: Desperate Housewives, The Young and the Restless, Harsh Times, The Sentinel

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#39 on The Best Actors to Start Their Careers on Soaps

#7 on The Best Hispanic & Latina Actresses

#6 on Your Favorite Hispanic Celebrities

#36 on Celebrities You Would Not Want as a Stepmom

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Madonna is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream popular music and imagery in her music videos, which became a fixture on MTV. Madonna is known for reinventing both her music and ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, USA

Profession: Record producer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Madonna: Truth or Dare, Desperately Seeking Susan, Dick Tracy, Evita

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#11 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#55 on The Best Singers of All Time

#22 on The Best Current Female Singers

#21 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

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Nicole Kidman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female Film Producers
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Nicole Mary Kidman, AC is an Australian actress and film producer. Kidman's breakthrough film role was in the 1989 thriller Dead Calm. After appearing in several films in the early 1990s, she came to worldwide recognition for her performances in the auto racing film Days of Thunder, the romance Far ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Singer

Credits: Moulin Rouge, The Others, Eyes Wide Shut, The Hours

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#48 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#91 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#57 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#24 on The Best Living American Actresses

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