American actress Elle Fanning is the younger sister of actress Dakota Fanning.

She is known for her supporting role in ‘Babel’ and for her main role in ‘Phoebe in Wonderland’, but this year she was in the spotlight for her new movie, ‘Somewhere.’

Elle has 4 movies coming out in 2011, so with big sister off to college all eyes will be on Elle in 2011.

American actress Jessica Chastain has an amazing 9 movies coming out.

She’s stared alongside the likes of Helen Mirren, Al Pacino and Brad Pitt (she plays his wife in “Tree of Life” which will open at Cannes next year).

This year she was on the cover of W Magazine’s “IT girls”, she received the “rising star” award at the Elle Women in Hollywood Awards plus she was invited by house of Louis Vuitton to attend their Spring 2011 show.

Swedish actress Noomi Rapace is best known starring in “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”, “The Girl Who Played with Fire” and “The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest.”

Her big movie in 2011 is playing the role of Sim in the upcoming film “Sherlock Holmes 2″, plus she has 4 other movies in the pipeline.

She has impressed us by wearing Alexander McQueen, Balmain and Elie Saab on the red carpet, which is unheard of for an actress who is so new to the red carpet.

We will be seeing a lot more of these actresses in 2011.

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