Actresses Over 50 Who Are More Successful Now Than Ever

55-year-old Viola Davis gets away with murder every time she comes on screen because she absolutely kills it in every role she plays.

54-year-old Salma Hayek's recent work in the #MeToo movement and Time’s Up group provided legal assistance for women who've been sexually harassed.

 From Renata on Big Little Lies to Dale Cooper’s assistant Diane Evans on the revival of Twin Peaks in 2017, 54-year-old Laura Dern is an American icon.

56-year-old Vivica A. Fox has maintained a thriving film and television career since she began in the late ’80s on the TV series China Beach

At 50, Jennifer Lopez starred in Hustlers. Plus, who could forget her Super Bowl halftime show and performance at President Biden’s inauguration?

From B.A.P.S. to X-Men, the modern movie landscape wouldn’t look the same without 54-year-old Halle Berry.

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