Actress, activist, mother and martial arts-trained Angelina Jolie is the epitome of fierce femininity. She's gorgeous, intelligent and tough enough to contend with any leading man. Check out who else tops our list of Hollywood Femme Fatales.
Femme Fatale Star Role:"The Postman Always Rings Twice"
Essential Quality: Sassy seductress
Trivia: She was called "The Sweater Girl."
Femme Fatale Star Role:"Grindhouse"
Essential Quality: Enticing elegance
Trivia: Rosario was raised in Manhattan by her mother, a professional vocalist, and her father, who worked in construction.
Femme Fatale Star Role: "Basic Instinct"
Essential Quality: Exceptionally seductive
Trivia: Sharon received the Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters from the French government in 1995.
Femme Fatale Star Role: "Desperate Housewives"
Essential Quality: Sultry enchantress
Trivia: She only has one pierced ear, so she often wears clip-on earrings.
Femme Fatale Star Role: "Transformers"
Essential Quality: Intimidating beauty
Trivia: Megan is a huge fan of animals and has owned dogs, cats, birds, squirrels and a pig.
Femme Fatale Star Role: "Sex and the City"
Essential Quality: Empowering sensuality
Trivia: Kim is an advocate for senior citizens.
Femme Fatale Star Role: "Scream"
Essential Quality: Vivacious vixen
Trivia: Her first language is Italian.
Femme Fatale Star Role:"Chinatown"
Essential Quality: Commanding presence
Trivia: She attended Boston University.
Femme Fatale Star Role: "Dollhouse"
Essential Quality: Cool confidence
Trivia: She did a political, social, and economic study of women in post-apartheid South Africa with her mother.
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