The below given article will provide the details of the most popular female directors in Hollywood.
Kathryn Bigelow grabs the top most position in the list and she was born on 27th of November 1951 in San Carlos, California. She has been active since 1978 and has also won the award for the Best Director in 2010.
The 2nd position is taken up by Sofia Coppola who was born on 14th May, 1971 and has been actively working since 1972. She has also won the award for the Best original screenplay in 2004. The 3rd and the 4th position goes to Catherine Hardwicke and Jane Campion.
Mira Nair who was born on 15th October 1957 takes up the 5th position and she has won the Asian Media Award in the year 1992. The 6th position in the list goes to Claire Denis who was born on 21st April, 1948 and has been active since 1988. At the 7th position is Julie Taymor who has been active since 1986 and has won the Ashland Independent Film Awards in 2012.
The 8thposition goes to Susanne Bier who was born on 15th April, 1960 and has won the European Film Awards, 2011. The 9th and the 10th position is taken up by Nicole Holofcener and Lone Scherfig respectively.