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14. Angela Bassett
Yale grad Angela Bassett has never been one for vanity roles. She's best known for weightier dramatic leads that communicate a captivating physical and emotional strength, coupled with a riveting vulnerability. The radiant mother-of-two and UNICEF ambassador told Vogue Italia, "Age is something that haunts us from the moment we are born, we can't fight it!"