35 Years of People

35 All-Time Screen Beauties

From Grace Kelly and Julia Roberts to Angelina Jolie, see the actresses who've influenced Hollywood then and now

2000s

CHARLIZE THERON
In a town where blonde hair, blue-eyed actresses aren't hard to come by, Charlize Theron is clearly one-of-a-kind. The Oscar winner told PEOPLE she's simply a small-town girl who happens to have a very glamorous job: "I'm 50 percent farm girl. I can milk cows and get dirty and, when the time is right, put on heels and do my hair." But her Reindeer Games director John Frankenheimer begs to differ: "She's one of the most beautiful girls around. She's got the whole package."