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The Best of Brunettes: 14 Amazing Brunette Actresses

By Amanda Mae Meyncke | Case Study In Hotness | December 4, 2012 | Comments ()

Best Known For: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, but you should really see her astounding performance in Smashed.

Lizzy Caplan


Best Known For: TV's "Party Down," "True Blood"

Emilia Clarke

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Best Known For: "Game of Thrones"

Cobie Smulders


Best Known For: "How I Met Your Mother" and now, The Avengers.

Lacey Chabert


Best Known For: Mean Girls, and "Party of Five," but she's in a million things and crazy talented, and I directed a movie she was in and she's aces.

Emily Blunt


Best Known For: Devil Wears Prada, Looper, The Young Victoria (which, fun fact, is probably the movie I've seen the most next to American Psycho and Notting Hill.)

Lake Bell


Best Known For: No Strings Attached, "How to Make it in America" awww, remember that show guys?

Melanie Lynskey


Best Known For: Heavenly Creatures? But that's not fair. Ever After, and plenty of other films. Incredible, lovely, talented.

Zooey Deschanel


Best Known For: TV's "New Girl" but you should really see All the Real Girls, because it will change your mind about her. She can act. I don't know why she doesn't do it more often.

Jessica Findlay Brown


Best Known For: Downton Abbey

Rosemarie DeWitt


Best Known For: Rachel Getting Married, which if you haven't seen, go see right away.

Eva Green


Best Known For: Casino Royale, The Dreamers

Penelope Cruz


Best Known For: Everything ever. I love her a lot in Vicky Cristina Barcelona, and Vanilla Sky.

Rachel Weisz

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Best Known For: The Brothers Bloom, Runaway Jury, that new Bourne movie about the chems.

Do you disagree? Who would you add, Mila Kunis? Ehh.

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