10 sexiest British women of 2011
Posted by mandyf on September 2, 2011
The 2011 list of the sexiest women British babes is out and it only goes to prove the sun never ever should set on the British Empire. From all corners, sexy British women are taking the world by storm in every field from acting and singing to walking the runway. They may live elsewhere now in some cases, but they all share common national roots, and in many cases they are not only the sexiest British women, they are the sexiest women in the world.
Catherine Zeta-Jones leads off the list hailing from Swansea, West Glamogan, Wales. Born o September 25, 1969, she has been steaming up the screen in roles in such hits like Zorro, Chicago, Entrapment, and rebound. She got her start on the stage in the revival of “42nd Street’ at 15 years old. She was the understudy for the lead role, and as fate would have it the leading lady became ill the night of the premiere. Catherine stepped in, was an instant smash, and she’s never looked back. She has been married to famed geezer Michael Douglas since 2000 with whom she has a son, Dylan Michael.
Lily Allen hails from Hammersmith, London, England and was born on may 2, 1985. As the daughter of Keith Allen and Alison Owen, Lily had a great introduction to the entertainment industry. She is best known as a singer, but has ventured into acting and work as a talk show hostess. She is perhaps the most successful musician to ever launch their career on Myspace, which took from being an ignored artist on a major label to a Grammy nominee.
Kate Moss is a hot mess, but hot none the less. Born in Addiscombe, Croydon, London, Kate Moss stands as one of the most famous models ever. She is as famous for her partying lifestyle and nose for trouble as she is her better than 300 magazine covers. Moss is credited with ushering the era of heroin chic, and has served as the face – and body – for some of the biggest campaigns in the fashion industry including Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, and Louis Vuitton.
Agyness Denn, born Laura Hollins, hails from Failsworth, Greater Manchester, England. Born February 16, 1983, Aggy has dipped her toe in the waters of singing and acting, but is best known as the woman who may be the next great supermodel. She is a preferred model for such brands as Blugirl, Burberry, Armani, and even Reebok. She is the chameleon of the modeling world constantly reinventing her look and always looking fabulous!
Kate Beckinsale was born on July 26, 1973, in London. She first rose to prominence as the title character in “Emma”, but quickly found success on the big screen as well. In 2002 she was voted England’s most beautiful woman by Hello! Magazine, and was Esquire’s sexiest woman alive in 2009. She has been with Len Weismann since 2004, and has a daughter with her ex Michael Sheen.
Emma Watson has grown up enough to finally make the list. She has been a in the public eye for many years thanks to her role in the Harry Potter movies as Hermione granger. Born on April 15, 1990, Watson actually hails from Paris, France, where her British parents were employed as attorneys. When her parents divorced, she lived with her mother in Oxfordshire. She is currently a spokes model for Burberry, and is attending Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
Victoria Beckham was born in Harlow, Essex on April 17, 1994 and rose to fame in the 90’s as Posh Spice of the Spice of the Spice Girls. Her solo singing career has not been a raving success, but she is one of the most in demand spokes models in the world and she snagged David Beckham so life isn’t too bad. Of course she has her fashion and fragrance line, 3 wonderful boys, and a joint marital bank account estimated in excess of 125 million pounds.
Katie Price, AKA Jordan, was born in Newport, Wales on May 22, 1978. She is one of the better known Page 3 girls, and although her legitimate acting career has never taken off, she makes the rounds of reality shows and generally keeps her face and name in the public eye however she can. It sure beats having a real job! Her musical career fared far better garnering a platinum album, but much like Kate Moss, she is another prototypical hot mess.
Sienna Miller was actually born in New York City, but her family moved to London when she was but a year old. He mother is however British by birth hailing from South Africa. Sienna was a Select Model prior to launching her acting career which has gone quite well to say the least. She expanded into fashion with her line twenty8Twelve and sites classic leading ladies Mae west, Marlene Dietrich, Grace Kelly, and Bridget Bardot a her own beauty icons.
Keira Knightley was born in Teddington, London on march 26, 1985. From small roles she grew to become an international face in such classics as “Bend it Like Beckham” which lead to the Pirates of the Caribbean series. In 2008 Forbes magazine cited her as the highest paid non- American actress in the world which was a nice perk to go along with her numerous award nominations. She is a regular on nearly every poll of the world’s sexiest women and is a fierce supporter of numerous charitable organizations.
There you have the ten sexiest British women of 2010. Some gorgeous women missed the cut this year which is always sure to spark debate, but the ladies who did make it are certainly hard to argue against.