Age: 41
Occupation: Actress
Ever since she appeared in John Singleton's Baby Boy, the D.C. native, who's not afraid to turn the sexy on, has become one of the most sought after actress in Hollywood, even getting an Oscar nomination for her role in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

DECADE ACHIEVEMENT: It was criminally slept on, but Taraji showed she can be as sexy as the rest of 'em in 2007's Talk to Me.