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The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25  

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List Rules Vote up the most successful actresses who are 24 years old or younger.

Who are the young actresses that will take the places of stars like Miley Cyrus and Selena Gomez, who have since graduated from kids' magazines to the covers of more grown-up publications? Here you'll find out as you peruse a list of up-and-coming actresses under 25. You'll recognize more names than you think of young actresses under 25 from shows like Shameless, The Goldbergs, and Stranger Things. These female actresses under 25 have already started to make a name for themselves in Hollywood at an incredibly early age. But which are the best hollywood actresses under 25? This is where you get to decide.  

Vote up your favorite actress from the list of best actresses under 25 to help them rise through the ranks. If you can think of any other actresses in their 20s, or even younger stars who you think are super talented, then feel free to add them to the list.

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Anya Taylor-Joy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 23
Anya Taylor-Joy (born April 16, 1996) is an American-born Argentine-British actress. Her breakthrough role was Thomasin in the horror film The Witch. She was nominated for the BAFTA Rising Star ...more
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Maisie Williams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 22
Maisie Williams (born April 15, 1997) is an English actress and dancer. She is best known for her role as Arya Stark in the HBO television series Game of Thrones, which earned her the 2012 ...more
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Chloë Grace Moretz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 22
Chloë Grace Moretz (; born February 10, 1997) is an American actress and model. She began acting at age six, with early roles in the supernatural horror film The Amityville Horror (2005), ...more
4
Hailee Steinfeld is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 22
Hailee Steinfeld (born December 11, 1996) is an American actress and singer. Her breakthrough role was as Mattie Ross in True Grit (2010), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for ...more
5
Elle Fanning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 21
Mary Elle Fanning (born April 9, 1998) is an American actress and model. She is best known for her recent works in a number of independent films, and her portrayal as Aurora in the Maleficent ...more
6
Dove Cameron is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 23
Dove Olivia Cameron (born January 15, 1996) is an American actress and singer. She is known for playing a dual role as both title characters in the Disney Channel sitcom Liv and Maddie and for ...more
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Sophie Turner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 23
Sophie Turner (born February 21, 1996) is an English actress. Turner is best known for her role as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones, which earned her a Young ...more
8
Millie Bobby Brown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 15
Millie Bobby Brown (born February 19, 2004) is an English actress and model. She rose to prominence for her role as Eleven in the Netflix science fiction drama series Stranger Things, for which ...more
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Kiernan Shipka is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 19
Kiernan Brennan Shipka (born November 10, 1999) is an American actress known for starring as Sabrina Spellman on the Netflix supernatural horror series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina ...more
10
Zoey Deutch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 24
Zoey Francis Thompson Deutch (born November 10, 1994) is an American actress. She is known for portraying Juliet Martin on The CW television series Ringer, Maya Bennett on the Disney Channel ...more
11
Sabrina Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 20
Sabrina Annlynn Carpenter (born May 11, 1999) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She had a recurring role as the young version of Chloe Goodwin in The Goodwin Games and starred as ...more
12
Peyton R. List is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 21
Peyton Roi List (born April 6, 1998) is an American actress and model. List appeared in various films and television episodes as a young child and modeled for tween magazines and companies. In ...more
13
Olivia Holt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 21
Olivia Hastings Holt (born August 5, 1997) is an American teen actress and singer, best known for playing the role of Kim on the Disney XD series Kickin' It, and starring in the Disney original ...more
14
Sadie Sink is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 17
Sadie Sink (born April 16, 2002) is an American actress, best known for her roles in American Odyssey as Suzanne Ballard and in Netflix's Stranger Things as Max. Her other television appearances ...more
15
Lana Condor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 22
Lana Therese Condor (born May 11, 1997) is a Vietnamese-born American actress and dancer. She made her debut as Jubilation Lee / Jubilee in the 2016 superhero film X-Men: Apocalypse. Lana Condor ...more
16
Camren Bicondova is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 19
Camren Bicondova (born May 22, 1999) is an American actress and dancer best known for her portrayal of a young Selina Kyle / Catwoman on the Fox television series Gotham. In April 2019, ...more
17
Bailee Madison is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 19
Bailee Madison (born October 15, 1999) is an American actress. She first gained acclaim for her role as May Belle Aarons in the fantasy drama film Bridge to Terabithia (2007). Madison received ...more
18
Rowan Blanchard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 17
Rowan Blanchard (born October 14, 2001) is an American actress. She is known for her role as Riley Matthews on the Disney Channel series Girl Meets World that aired from 2014 until 2017. From ...more
19
Sophia Lillis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Sophia Lillis Age 17
Sophia Lillis (born February 13, 2002) is an American actress. She is known for her role as Beverly Marsh in the horror film It (2017), the film adaptation of Stephen King's 1986 novel of the ...more
20
Skai Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 17
Skai Jackson (born April 8, 2002) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Zuri Ross in the Disney Channel sitcom Jessie.
21
Ariel Winter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 21
Ariel Winter Workman (born January 28, 1998) is an American actress and voice actress. She is known for her role as Alex Dunphy in the comedy series Modern Family, as well as the voice of the ...more
22
Mackenzie Foy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 18
Mackenzie Christine Foy (born November 10, 2000) is an American actress. She is best known as Renesmee Cullen in the 2012 film The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2, which earned her a Young ...more
23
Marsai Martin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 14
Marsai Martin (born August 14, 2004) is an American actress, singer, and producer. She is known for her role as Diane Johnson in the ABC comedy series Black-ish. She is set to star and executive ...more
24
Maya Hawke is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Maya Hawke Age 20
Maya Hawke (born July 8, 1998) is an American actress and model. She is the daughter of actors Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke. She made her screen debut as Jo March in the 2017 BBC adaptation of ...more
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Isabela Moner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 50+ Best Young Actresses Under 25
Age 17
Isabela Moner (born July 10, 2001) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her lead role as CJ Martin on the Nickelodeon television series 100 Things to Do Before High School, her ...more