- Still Stars: Jodie Foster, Meryl Streep
- Solidly Working, But No Longer Stars Like They Once Were: Emma Thompson, Angela Bassett, Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Glenn Close, Holly Hunter, Michelle Pfeiffer
- Solidly Working Character Actresses: Helena Bonham Carter, Kathy Bates, Joan Allen, Joan Cusack, Frances McDormand, Alfre Woodard
- Of A Certain Age: Gena Rowlands, Vanessa Redgrave
- Where Have They Gone? Jessica Lange, Sigourney Weaver, Lili Taylor, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Laura Dern
- Showing Your Cootie Is Not Acting: Sharon Stone
There's also a "Who's Next?" list that did pretty well for 1998: Cate Blanchett, Ashley Judd, Catherine Keener, Laura Linney, Thandie Newtown, Mary-Louise Parker, Christina Ricci and Jada Pinkett Smith, but see Janeane Garofalo, Anne Heche, and what-ever-happened-to Emily Watson?
Also in this issue: actress Jeri ("7 of 9") Ryan announces her divorce from Chicago-based investment banker Jack Ryan, surely the last time that marriage will make the news...