39. Laurel Holloman
Born May 23, 1971, the former L Word star first hit the radar of the queer fans in the role of butch baby dyke Randy Dean in The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995). She’s also a talented visual artist who has studied painting and sculpture.
38. Sarah Paulson
Born December 17, 1974, the Broadway actress also has an impressive list of film and television credits, including Cupid and Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. She recently starred in Martha Marcy May Marlene, one of the biggest hits of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, and will soon play a “relationship-challenged woman” in a new multi-camera comedy pilot from Warner Brothers.
37. Sue Perkins
Born September 22, 1969, the English writer, comedian and radio/television presenter has made appearances on many BBC television shows and has also guest-conducted the London Gay Symphony Orchestra.