Jessica Chastain



Actor Date of Birth: March 24, 1977


Jessica Chastain (born March 24, 1977) is an American theater, film and television actress. She played guest roles in several television shows before making her feature film debut with the 2008 independent film Jolene. In 2011, Chastain gained wide public recognition for her starring roles in seven film releases; for her performance in The Help she received Best Supporting Actress nominations at the Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Screen Actors Guild Award ceremonies. In 2012, Time magazine featured her as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World". Chastain's performance in the 2012 military thriller Zero Dark Thirty and the 2013 horror film Mama led film critic Richard Roeper to describe her as "one of the finest actors of her generation". For the former, she won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress (Drama) and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress.



Place of Birth: Southern California, California, USA




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Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to sur...
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Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recen...
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Jessica Chastain Feared Speaking Out Would Hurt Her Career
Jessica Chastain Feared Speaking Out Would Hurt Her Career

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Jessica Chastain received news of her Golden Globe nomination for best actress in a dramatic feature while promoting that film, “Molly's Game,” in Paris. Directed by Aaron Sorkin, the film tells the true story of Molly Bloom, a world-class skier who...

Jessica Chastain talks sexual harassment allegations | Daily Mail ...
Jessica Chastain talks sexual harassment allegations | Daily Mail ...

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'It's more than just a Hollywood issue,' the actress, 40, explained on the Today show as she promoted her film Molly's Game on the Today Show. 'It's a society-wide...

Jessica Chastain Praises Salma Hayek for Speaking Out Against Harvey Weinstein
Jessica Chastain Praises Salma Hayek for Speaking Out Against Harvey Weinstein

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After retweeting the actress's op-ed in the New York Times, in which Hayek detailed alleged harassment by the producer, Chastain told Extra she found the piece to be “so moving.” She added, “It really goes to show its so important what is happening...

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Jessica Chastain has a bone to pick with Ireland. As a freckled, red-haired girl she felt ostracised at school in California, and had always heard that the Emerald Isle was thronged...

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