Dame Maggie Smith, 78: Downton Abbey
Few actors can boast a career as hot as Maggie Smith’s. The 78-year-old British actress has been working steadily since 1955, earning accolades and attention from her Oscar-winning role in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1965) to the blockbuster Harry Potter franchise. Most recently, she earned a 2013 Golden Globe for her work on the PBS hit Downton Abbey. And let’s not forget that she’s a Dame. What more could she want?