Jennifer Connelly

Biography

Jennifer Lynn Connelly (born December 12, 1970), is an American film actress and former child model who started modeling after a friend of her parents suggested an audition.

She subsequently appeared in magazine, newspaper and television advertising. Connelly made her motion picture debut in the 1984 crime film Once Upon a Time in America, then, while continuing her career as a model, starred as a teenager in films such as Labyrinth and Career Opportunities. She gained critical acclaim following her work in the 1998 science fiction film Dark City and for her portrayal of Marion Silver in Darren Aronofsky's 2000 drama, Requiem for a Dream. In 2002, Connelly won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress along with many other awards for her role as Alicia Nash in Ron Howard's 2001 biopic A Beautiful Mind. Other film credits include the 2003 Marvel superhero film Hulk, the 2005 thriller Dark Water, the drama Blood Diamond, the remake of The Day the Earth Stood Still and the romantic comedy He's Just Not That Into You. Since 2005, Connelly has served as the Amnesty International Ambassador for Human Rights Education for the United States. Magazines, including Time, Vanity Fair, Esquire, and the Los Angeles Times, have included her on their lists of the world's most beautiful women.

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Jennifer Lynn Connelly (born December 12, 1970), is an American film actress and former child model who started modeling after a friend of her parents suggested an audition.

She subsequently appeared in magazine, newspaper and television advertising. Connelly made her motion picture debut in the 1984 crime film Once Upon a Time in America, then, while continuing her career as a model, starred as a teenager in films such as Labyrinth and Career Opportunities. She gained critical acclaim following her work in the 1998 science fiction film Dark City and for her portrayal of Marion Silver in Darren Aronofsky's 2000 drama, Requiem for a Dream. In 2002, Connelly won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress along with many other awards for her role as Alicia Nash in Ron Howard's 2001 biopic A Beautiful Mind. Other film credits include the 2003 Marvel superhero film Hulk, the 2005 thriller Dark Water, the drama Blood Diamond, the remake of The Day the Earth Stood Still and the romantic comedy He's Just Not That Into You. Since 2005, Connelly has served as the Amnesty International Ambassador for Human Rights Education for the United States. Magazines, including Time, Vanity Fair, Esquire, and the Los Angeles Times, have included her on their lists of the world's most beautiful women.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 55

Birthday 1970-12-12

Place of Birth Catskill Mountains, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Jennifer Lynn Connelly

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Granite Mountain as Amanda Marsh
2016 American Pastoral as Dawn
2014 Shelter as Hannah
2014 Noah as Naameh
2014 Winter's Tale as Virginia Gamely
2014 Aloft as Nana Kunning
2012 Stuck in Love as Erica
2011 Salvation Boulevard as Gwen Vanderveer
2011 The Dilemma as Beth
2010 Virginia as Virginia
2009 Creation as Emma Darwin
2009 9 as 7 (voice)
2009 He's Just Not That Into You as Janine
2008 The Day the Earth Stood Still as Helen Benson
2007 Reservation Road as Grace Learner
2006 Blood Diamond as Maddy Bowen
2006 Little Children as Kathy Adamson
2006 El Hormiguero(1 episode) as Herself
2005 Dark Water as Dahlia Williams
2003 House of Sand and Fog as Kathy
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Hulk as Betty Ross
2001 A Beautiful Mind as Alicia Nash
2000 The $treet(12 episodes) as Catherine Miller
2000 Requiem for a Dream as Marion Silver
2000 Pollock as Ruth Kligman
2000 Waking the Dead as Sarah Williams
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1998 Dark City as Emma Murdoch
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 Inventing the Abbotts as Eleanor Abbott
1996 Far Harbor as Ellie
1996 Mulholland Falls as Allison Pond
1995 Higher Learning as Taryn
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Of Love and Shadows as Irene
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(5 episodes)
1992 The Heart of Justice as Emma Burgess
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1991 The Rocketeer as Jenny Blake
1991 Career Opportunities as Josie McClellan
1990 The Hot Spot as Gloria Harper
1989 √Čtoile as Claire Hamilton / Natalie Horvath
1988 Some Girls as Gabriella
1986 Inside the Labyrinth as Herself
1986 Labyrinth as Sarah
1985 Seven Minutes in Heaven as Natalie Becker
1985 Phenomena as Jennifer Corvino
1985 Dario Argento's World of Horror as Herself
1984 Once Upon a Time in America as Young Deborah
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1979 Tales of the Unexpected(1 episode)
1952 Today(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)

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2007 Journey Through the Labyrinth … Thanks

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