1 Jamie Lee Curtis
Let's see, she survived Halloween, prom night, and the fog. CASE. CLOSED. - lolfmn13
Jamie Lee is to scream queens as Bruce Lee is to martial arts. She's the best - Sabbath
2 Janet Leigh
Janet Leigh, born Jeanette Helen Morrison (July 6, 1927 – October 3, 2004) was an American actress, singer, dancer and author. She is best remembered for her performance in Psycho, for which she was awarded the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and received an Academy Award nomination. ...read more.
Practically defined the term Scream Queen the fact that she gets killed off early in Psycho really took people by surprise. - egnomac
3 Fay Wray
Vina Fay Wray (September 15, 1907 – August 8, 2004) was a Canadian/American actress most noted for playing the female lead in the first version of King Kong, in 1933. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international renown as an actress in horror movie roles. She was one ...read more.
She had such outstanding acting in King Kong! God bless her, she is the original! - missyweirdo
4 Neve Campbell
Neve Adrianne Campbell is a Canadian actress. She is best known for her role as Sidney Prescott in the horror film series Scream.
Her acting is spectacular! She rocks! - missyweirdo
Undeserved since Neve was outshined by pratically everyone in the scream franchise
NEVE IS A QUEEN! - missyweirdo
5 Jennifer Love Hewitt
6 Tippi Hedren
7 Sarah Michelle Gellar
Sarah Michelle Gellar is an American actress, producer and entrepreneur. After being spotted by an agent at the age of four in New York City, she made her acting debut in the made-for-TV movie An Invasion of Privacy.
I love sarah michelle gellar she was the 90's scream queen and she should've survived in I know what you did last summer.
Better than Neve Campbell.
8 Rose McGowan
9 Drew Barrymore
10 Eliza Dushku
Eliza Patricia Dushku is an American actress and model known for her television roles, including starring as Faith on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spinoff series Angel.
11 Joan Crawford
Joan Crawford, born Lucille Fay LeSueur (March 23, c. 1904 – May 10, 1977) was an American film and television actress who began her career as a dancer and stage showgirl. The American Film Institute ranked Crawford 10th on their list of the greatest female stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema .
12 Linnea Quigley
13 Shannon Elizabeth
Shannon Elizabeth Fadal (born, known professionally as Shannon Elizabeth, is an American actress and former fashion model.
14 Danielle Harris
Hell yeah! Danielle has the biggest and loudest and most realistic scream that makes you feel like you are there with her! She survived Michael Myers in Halloween 4 and 5 and she did really good acting for a little girl and you felt very terrified for her in the movies! And in Hatchet, she was a QUEEN! - missyweirdo
Danielle rules! - missyweirdo
15 Scout Taylor-Compton
Scout Taylor-Compton is an American actress. She has appeared in numerous small television roles and in feature films.
16 Emma Roberts
Emma Rose Roberts is an American actress and singer. After small roles in films such as Blow, she rose to prominence with her role as Addie Singer in the Nickelodeon television series Unfabulous, for which she was nominated for a Teen Choice Award and six Young Artist Awards.
Get her off the list her acting is bad and I heard her scream it does not make her sound scared it makes her sound FAKE! - missyweirdo
She should be first. Chanel is the best!
17 Tara Reid
Tara Reid (born November 8, 1975) is an American actress. She is known for playing Vicky in the films American Pie (1999), American Pie 2 (2001) and American Reunion (2012). In 2013, she starred as April Wexler in the television film Sharknado, and went on to reprise the role in three sequels (2014–16). ...read more.
18 Briana Evigan
19 Katie Cassidy
Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy is an American actress. After initially appearing in minor television roles, she made her film debut in When a Stranger Calls.
20 Emma Bell
21 Leah Pipes
22 Mary Elizabeth Winstead
23 Crystal Lowe
24 Amber Heard
Amber Laura Heard is an American actress. She made her film debut in 2004 in the sports drama Friday Night Lights, starring Billy Bob Thornton.
25 Rooney Mara
26 Ingrid Pitt
27 Tiffany Shepis
28 Angela Bettis
29 Emily Perkins
30 Sheri Moon Zombie
31 Lin Shaye
32 Felicia Rose
33 Katharine Isabelle
34 Barbara Crampton
35 Debbie Rochon
36 Sissy Spacek
Mary Elizabeth "Sissy" Spacek is an American actress and singer. She began her career in the early 1970s and first gained attention for her role in the film Badlands.
37 Jacqueline Lovell
38 Betsy Palmer
39 Linda Blair
40 Caroline Munro
41 Adrienne Barbeau