12. Maria Bello
Maria Bello is known for playing Edie Stall, Dr. Anna Del Amico, and Lucy Robbins, among other characters. She has appeared in Permanent Midnight, Payback, Coyote Ugly, The Cooler, A History of Violence, Thank You for Smoking, The Jane Austen Book Club, ER, Touch, and so many other works. She founded WE ADVANCE after the earthquake in Haiti. She also worked with Darfur Women Action Group. Her ex-boyfriend was Dan McDermott. She then started dating Clare Munn and published a book in 2015, Whatever…Love Is Love: Questioning the Labels We Give Ourselves. Bello has been acting for decades now and is on The CQ Matrix Company board.
11. Ellen Page
Ellen Page is a Canadian actor who is best known for her role as the teenage title character in the filmJuno. Yet she is also widely known for other roles in Pit Pony, Trailer Park Boys, ReGenesis, Hard Candy, X-Men: The Last Stand and Days of Future Past, Whip It, Inception, and many others. Her awards include ACTRA Martimes Award, MTV Movie Award, Austin Film Critics Association Award, and Atlantic Film Festival Canadian Award. She is a pro-choice feminist and came out as gay in 2014 at the Human Rights Campaign’s “Time to Thrive” conference. She is a vegan and possibly Buddhist.