The Best Living American Actresses

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Vote up your favorite living American actresses, based on their all-time body of work.

While the crew draws out the parameters for a movie, the actresses are who color in the film to bring it to life, and without great acting, a great film can crumble. On this list, you'll find the best US actresses who are still alive. For the best actresses, living or dead, check out this list of the best actresses in film history

These actresses are the ones who deliver time and again, regardless of how good the script or the production of the film is. You will also find women on this list who have given stunning television performances. Both TV and film roles are taken into account for this list. These are the greatest American actresses who are alive today. For example, Meryl Streep has won three Oscars for her acting. It would be hard to argue she isn't one of the greats! Glenn Close, Jodie Foster, and 
Viola Davis are just a few of the beloved famous American actresses. 

Who do you think are the best American female actors? That's up to you to decide. Vote up who you believe to be the top American actresses. Then check back to see if your favorites topped our list!

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