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Hollywood's hottest women in their 20s and 30s

hottest stars under 40

Harnessing the best of both beauty and brains, this group of 20-something and 30-something starlets blow the rest of Hollywood's actresses out of the water. This group of ladies under 40 encompasses who every young Hollywood dreamer is vying to be.


hottest stars under 40

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal's first foray into acting was a role in her father's film, "Waterland", in 1992. Since then the 31-year-old actress has blossomed into all sorts of roles from independent films, dramas, comedies and action-flicks. She played opposite her brother, Jake Gyllenhaal, in 2001's "Donnie Darko" and has appeared in films like "Stranger than Fiction", "Mona Lisa Smile" and "The Dark Knight".


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