These are the 5 famous females that have achieved awards in 08. Famous females do what they do because they love it. The talented few are rewarded for their efforts and become more rich and famous. They get their faces in newspapers, on magazines, and all over the internet. This fame shows the world they have become the best at what they do.
- Alicia Keys-Alicia Keys is a famous female singer. She has won over one hundred awards throughout her singing career. She releases her first album “Unplugged” in 2003. Alicia Keys won best female R&B artist in 2008 (BET). She won two pre-BET awards in 2008. One for acting in a video, the other for best action in a video. She won a BETJ virtual award as female artist of the year in 2008. She won two Grammy Awards in 2008 for best R&B song and best female R&B female performance. Alicia keys won the MTV Africa R&B for best R&B in 2008. She won four NACP image rewards in 2008. She won a Satellite award in 2008 as best female singer. She won four Soul and Jazz awards in 2008. She won one Swiss Music Award and one World Music Award in 2008. Alicia Keys is one of five famous females that have achieved awards in 08.
- Serena Williams-Serena Williams is one of the best ever American female tennis players. In 2008 she won the award for the WTA player of the year. She was also ranked no.69 as Forbes top 100 celebrities in 2008. Serena Williams is one of five famous females that have achieved awards in 08.
- Tina Fey-Tina Fey is one of the best television actresses today. In 2008 she won an Emmy for leading actress in a comedy series in “30 Rock”. Tina Fey has won numerous prestigious awards for her acting. Besides her role on “30 Rock”, Tina Fey has been on “Saturday Night Live” many times and has had roles in many movies. Tina Fey is one of five famous females that have achieved awards in 08.
- Meryl Streep-Meryl Streep is one of the most famous American female actresses. She has won numerous awards in her illustrious career. In 2008 Meryl Streep won broadcast Film critic’s association award for best actress. She won Iowa Film Critics Award for Best Actress and Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress. She won North Texas Film Critics Award for Best Actress and Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress. She also won Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role and Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress. Meryl Streep is one of five famous females that have achieved awards in 08.
- Gretchen Bleiler-Gretchen Bleiler is an American snowboarding champion. She won an Olympic silver Medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy. Gretchen won the prestigious ESPY award in 2008 as Best Female Action Sports Athlete. Gretchen Bleiler has won numerous awards for her snowboarding and half pipe expertise. Gretchen Bleiler is one of five famous females that have achieved awards in 08.