PopCrunch’s 100 Hottest Women of 2011: 20 – 1
20. Zoe Saldana
The talented and dare we say, stunning, Zoe Saldana starts off our Top 20 this year. She’s already committed to Avatar 2 and 3 over the next few years but don’t worry you can see her in several other films, including Colombian and the Star Trek sequel in 2012. We love you Zoe for getting in on some awesome franchise roles.
19. Scarlett Johansson
If ScarJo would take her acting talents and use them from time to time then she would definetly rank at the top of our list as it stands this year, she’s going to be single again soon, after announcing her split hubby Ryan Reynolds. The only film currently in the works for Scarlett is The Avengers but sadly you won’t be seeing in back on the big screen until 2012…can you wait that long?
18. Nicole Scherzinger
Nicole Scherzinger started her year off winning the ABC reality series, Dancing With the Stars, and wrapped it by appearing as judge on the NBC hit, The Sing-Off. Nicole is working on her next solo album and is hoping to have new music out this Spring…we’re waiting Nicole.
17. Kim Kardashian
Don’t hate us for putting her on here, you know you follow her on Twitter and catch a few minutes of the Kardashian crew every Sunday night on E! too. Kim, who’s 2010 included what seemed to be a revolving door of suitors, now seems to be stuck on NBA player, Kris Humphries. Maybe she’s done with the boys of the NFL?
16. Gabrielle Union
Gabby Union has been on of the most gorgeous faces in Hollywood for years but is now becoming even more popular due to her relationship with NBA star, Dwayne Wade. The pair have been dating since Wade separated from his wife in late 2009. While Gabrielle has been seen on the television series, Flash Forward and Army Wives she will be back in theatres this year, with her role in The Van Zandt Shakedown.
15. Abbey Clancy
Where would our list be without British pinup models? Abbey Clancy lands at number 15 on our list, she’s been on eo fht eSexiest women in the world for the last 3 years and 2011 will be no different. Abbey will also make another list this year, that of celebrity babies being born. She is due with her first child in March.
14. Ainett Stephens
You probably don’t recognize the name, Ainett Stephens but she’s one of the most popular Miss Venezuela contestants, EVER. Even though she didn’t take home the title, her career was launched into another stratosphere and she has hosted several reality television series as well as launched a successful modeling career.
13. Gisele Bundchen
Gisele took some time off in 2010 but in her free time, gave birth to her first child, a son Benjamin, with her NFL star hubby, Tom Brady. Gisele was back in front of the camera lens just a few months after giving birth and has modeled some but also enjoyed some time off with the family.
12. January Jones
The Mad Men star is going to be exploding this year as she is the new face of Versace. Her campaign, which begins this Spring will launch in April and see this on-screen housewife nude and sporting a glammed up look.
11. Marissa Miller
Marissa has been in the for-front of Victoria’s Secret ans Sports Illustrated the last few years and it’s easy to see why. Now, taking charge of her brand she has also inked deals with the NFL and the USO. Marissa traveled to Europe with the NFL, when her hometown San Francisco 49ers hit London this season and is also on a world-wide tour of American military bases.
10. Bar Rafaeli
Bar Rafaeli is one of the top models in the world. You can see her on any magazine cover, at Fashion weeks around the world and catch her jet-setting around with long-time boyfriend, Leonardo Dicaprio.
9. Minka Kelly
She was the star of Friday Night Lights and in 2010 she was named Esquire’s Sexiest Women of the Year. Her relationship with Derek Jeter has become more high-profile that she would like but her career is beginning to reach new levels. Minka has a new movie out with Leighton Meester as well as just inked a deal to appear in the new ABC series, Charlie Angels.
8. Selita Ebanks
In 2010 Selita Ebanks reminded us all just how amazing she is when she appeared in the Kanye West video (Or short-film) Runaway. Ebanks directed and starred in the project. She’s been laying low for the past few months but is gearing up like all Super Models for Spring Fashion weeks around the world.
7. Mila Kunis
Mila isn’t the little girl from That 70s Show anymore. Kunis is kicking of 2011 with a Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild nomination for her performance in The Black Swan. And don’t forget, she is single. Mila just split from her boyfriend of 5-years, child actor, Macaulay Caulkin.
6. Inez Sainz
Inez Sainz is the Erin Andrews of Mexican sports coverage. Naturally, she covers lots of futbol, or soccer but you have to give her credit, it’s not easy to look this good and talk about soccer. In November of 2010 she was hired to cover her fist event in Texas, working a Super Welterweight Championship in Arlington.
5. Brooklyn Decker
Brooklyn Decker is one of the favorite at SI’s Swimsuit Issue, she’s married to Tennis star, Andy Roddick and she’s making her film debut with Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston now. Maybe not the strongest choice for your first major film role but I guess a gorgeous blonde has to start somewhere.
4. Katy Perry
Now we know, she’s not single anymore but come one, if you are hot enough I bet you can get her away from her new husband, Russell Brand. Katy Perry lands at #2 on our list. This California Gurl is preparing a huge tour, set to kick-off this Spring. The California Dreams tour promises to be filled with all kind of surprises for Katy’s fans and of course, follow her on Twitter and Facebook for extra opportunities to chat with Katy while she’s on the road.
3. Amanda Seyfried
Amanda Seyfried has surprised us in roles like Mama Mia and Chloe but she is ready to rock in theatres this March when Catherine Hardwicke’s Red Riding Hood is released. Seyfried has been cranking out movie after movie but her personal life also seems to be in good shape. She has been spotted since Halloween several times with actor, Ryan Phillippe.
2. Natalie Portman
Don’t let the current baby bump fool you, Natalie Portman is one of the most gorgeous and classy actresses in the world. She just took home SAG and Golden Globe Awards for her performance in Black Swan and is now the front-runner for the Oscar.
1. Sofia Vergara
Our #1 Hottest Woman of 2011 is the stunning, Sofia Vergara. Her role as Gloria on the Critically acclaimed series, Modern Family, has made her a household name. Vergara has been up for individual honors but hasn’t quite been able to take home a statue but that isn’t stopping her from having a good time. Awards show red carpets have been very good to Sofia and quite frankly to all of us. She also will debut her brand new fashion line at Kmart stores around the country this Spring.