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A list of the best Hispanic actresses. Actresses of Hispanic and Latino descent have been dazzling audiences on the big and small screens since the advent of film and television. Some of the most popular actresses in history appear on this list. Of the Hispanic actresses, the ladies who have their place on here are some of the biggest names and have recognizable face. These Hispanic actresses are known as some of the best actresses in the world. They've starred in blockbusters, indie art films, comedies, romantic comedies, dramas and voiced some of the most memorable characters ever. Who can forget Cameron Diaz in There's Something About Mary and Gangs of New York? The same goes for Eva Longoria and Sofia Vergara for their respective roles on the television programs Desperate Housewives and Modern Family. These actresses are well known and are some of best at their respective craft. This list goes as far back as the beginnings of film and television, so some of the earliest Hispanics stars should be included on this list. 

You'll see actresses like Rita Hayworth from the Golden Era of film, to modern stars like the ravishing Penelope Cruz and Zoe Saldana, who has seen her profile rise over the past few years. We'd be remiss if we didn't mention Raquel Welch and Jessica Alba as well. Basically, many of the women considered the best Hispanic actresses are also considered some of the hottest Hispanic actresses of all time and some of the most beautiful actresses ever. Not too shabby eh?

This is the list of the best Hispanic actresses to ever grace the screen. If you notice a Hispanic actress is missing from this list, feel free to add her. Vote or re-rank this according to who you think the best Hispanic actress is. 
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Eva Mendes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Eva Mendes Hitch, 2 Fast 2 Furious, The Place Beyond the Pines

2
953 520
Roselyn Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Roselyn Sánchez Rush Hour 2, Without a Trace, The Game Plan

3
1,251 863
Salma Hayek is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Salma Hayek Frida, Desperado, Puss in Boots

4
1,113 547
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Jennifer Lopez Out of Sight, Maid in Manhattan, Monster-in-Law

5
756 564
Cameron Diaz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Cameron Diaz There's Something About Mary, Shrek, Gangs of New York

6
855 480
Michelle Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Michelle Rodriguez he Fast and the Furious, Avatar, Fast & Furious 6 Fast & Furious 6

7
820 475
Rosario Dawson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Rosario Dawson Sin City, Seven Pounds, Death Proof

8
723 882
Jessica Alba is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Jessica Alba Sin City, Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

9
499 170
Angelique Boyer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Angelique Boyer What Life Took from Me, Abyss of Passion, Teresa

10
672 410
Aubrey Plaza is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Aubrey Plaza Parks and Recreation, Safety Not Guaranteed, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

11
321 169
Rosie Perez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
MoniB.Moody added Rosie Perez The View, Pineapple Express, The Road to El Dorado

12
465 149
Blanca Soto is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Blanca Soto Love Rules, Señora Acero (, La vida blanca

13
740 455
Rita Moreno is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Rita Moreno West Side Story, The Electric Company, Singin' in the Rain

14
428 160
Angélica María is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Angélica María Rosalinda, Corazón salvaje, El Cuerpazo Del Delito

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749 864
Penélope Cruz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Penélope Cruz Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Vanilla Sky, ) Volver

16
622 870
Sofía Vergara is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Sofía Vergara Modern Family, Four Brothers, Chef

17
234 112
Ana Brenda Contreras is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Ana Brenda Contreras Volando bajo

18
242 124
Silvia Navarro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Silvia Navarro Amor: Letra por Letra, Dragones: Destino de Fuego, Timeless Love

19
225 111
Lucía Méndez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Lucía Méndez Darker Than Night, The Children Of Sanchez, El maleficio 2: Los enviados del infierno

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239 126
Maite Perroni is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Maite Perroni Cuidado con el ángel, Cachito de cielo, Un gallo con muchos huevos

21
258 149
Verónica Castro is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Verónica Castro Naná, The Child and the Pope, Knifers

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216 114
Lucha Villa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Lucha Villa The Place Without Limits, Presage, The Golden Cockerel

23
302 135
Rocío Dúrcal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Rocío Dúrcal Amor en el Aire, Canción de Juventud, Rocío de La Mancha

24
273 117
Susana González is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Susana González Amigas y rivales, El Amor no Tiene Precio, Pasión

25
168 91
Adela Noriega is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Adela Noriega Real Love, Cachún cachún ra ra!, El Manantial

26
616 374
Chita Rivera is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Chita Rivera Chicago, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Sweet Charity

27
276 136
Maricruz Olivier is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Maricruz Olivier Even the Wind Is Afraid, Las amiguitas de los ricos, A Faithful Soldier of Pancho Villa

28
369 228
Mercedes Ruehl is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Mercedes Ruehl Big, The Warriors, The Fisher King

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181 84
Bárbara Mori is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Bárbara Mori Kites, Ugly Me, La mujer de mi hermano

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197 100
Elizabeth Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Elizabeth Álvarez Fuego en la sangre, La Fea Más Bella, Devil's Knight

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144 60
Edith González is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Edith González Doña Bárbara, Fearless Heart, Un Amor de Película

32
185 96
Susana Zabaleta is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Susana Zabaleta Sex^! Shame & Tears, Vivir Mata, S.O.S.: Sexo y otros Secretos

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162 80
Angélica Vale is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Angélica Vale Amigas y rivales, ¡Despierta América!, La Fea Más Bella

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451 828
Eva Longoria is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Eva Longoria Desperate Housewives, The Young and the Restless, Harsh Times

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161 85
Diana Bracho is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Diana Bracho Y Tu Mamá También, Heridas de Amor, Cuna de lobos

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150 76
Sara Montiel is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Sara Montiel Vera Cruz, Run of the Arrow, Serenade

37
155 81
Elsa Aguirre is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Elsa Aguirre Giant, La liga de las muchachas, El Cuerpazo Del Delito

38
140 70
Sabine Moussier is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Sabine Moussier María Isabel, Abismo de pasión, Las Tontas No Van al Cielo

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147 78
Ludwika Paleta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Ludwika Paleta Carrusel, Amigas y rivales, Mujer de Madera

40
155 86
Silvia Derbez is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Silvia Derbez Lazos de Amor, Salon Mexico, Coleccion Pedro Infante: El Seminarista

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40 12
Vanessa Marcil is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
slaft added Vanessa Marcil General Hospital, The Rock, Las Vegas

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275 281
Ana de la Reguera is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Ana de la Reguera Nacho Libre, Cowboys & Aliens, The Book of Life

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135 73
Sara García is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Sara García The Illiterate One, The Return of García, El capitán aventurero

44
129 73
Alma Muriel is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Alma Muriel Portrait of a Married Woman, Mecánica nacional, Old shoes

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34 12
Tia Carrere is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
slaft added Tia Carrere True Lies, Lilo & Stitch, Wayne's World

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120 70
Fanny Cano is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Fanny Cano Escuela para solteras, Zona Roja, Las amiguitas de los ricos

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474 752
Raquel Welch is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Raquel Welch The Three Musketeers, Fantastic Voyage, Legally Blonde

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188 208
Mía Maestro is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Mía Maestro The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, Frida, The Motorcycle Diaries

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57 48
Marlene Favela is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
jsnungaray added Marlene Favela Species: The Awakening, Wild Cat, Contra viento y marea

50
336 743
Zoe Saldana is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Hispanic Actresses of All Time
Zoe Saldana Avatar, Guardians of the Galaxy, Star Trek Into Darkness