I received an email from someone in the entertainment/media field with very interesting name information on some female movie stars. The five movie stars are... Lara Flynn Boyle, Winona Ryder, Ashley Judd, Uma Thurman and Halle Berry. Click Here to find out what.
Lara Flynn Boyle: Lara Flynn Boyle's first name comes from the movies. That's right, she's named after a Julie Christie's character. Lara, in "Doctor Zhivago.
Winona Ryder: Winona Ryder named after the town she was born in... Winona, MN.
Ashley Judd: Ahley was also named after her birthplace, but her name is a variation on Ashland, KY.
Halle Berry: As rumor has it, Halle name was inspired by a department store... Halle Brothers.
Uma Thurman: Uma was named after a Hindu goddess. "Uma" means "bestower of blessings."