There is an incredible amount of acting talent both in Hollywood and across the globe. In fact, some of the best actresses alive today are from Scotland. This list of the best living Scottish actresses has been ranked by film fans and movie lovers who know that these women from Scotland have some serious acting chops and can handle any role that comes their way.
Who are the all-time top living Scottish actresses? From amazing Scottish character actors to established female stars, there are all kind of great Scottish actresses still alive today, whether still working or retired. From TV to film and even a few who can hold their own stage, these are the best actresses from Scotland who still impress audiences to this day.This list features the most talented living Scottish actresses including Kelly Macdonald, Isla Fisher, Rowena Cooper, Sophia Knight, Ashley Jensen, Shirley Manson, and Rose Leslie. Don't see your favorite living actress from Scotland? Add her below so other film fans can vote. Then, be sure to vote and rerank the list according to who you think are the best Scottish actresses still alive today.
Katie LeungHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Shirley HendersonHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Dawn SteeleSurveillance, Club Le Monde
Molly PearsonThe Green, Clutter