Biography

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.

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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.

Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 53

Birthday 1977-03-24

Place of Birth Southern California, California, USA

Official Site http://jessica-chastain.com/

Also Known As

  • Jessica Howard

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Death & Life of John F. Donovan as Moira McCallister-King
2018 X-Men: Dark Phoenix as Lilandra Neramani
2017 Molly's Game as Molly Bloom
2017 Woman Walks Ahead as Caroline Weldon
2017 The Zookeeper's Wife as Antonina Żabiński
2017 I am Jane Doe as Narrator (voice)
2016 Miss Sloane as Elizabeth Sloane
2016 Chelsea(1 episode) as Herself
2016 The Huntsman: Winter's War as Sara
2016 Ares III: Refocused as Melissa Lewis
2015 Crimson Peak as Lady Lucille Sharpe
2015 The Martian as Melissa Lewis
2015 Unity as Herself - Narrator (voice)
2014 A Most Violent Year as Anna Morales
2014 Interstellar as Murph Cooper
2014 Interstellar: Nolan's Odyssey as Herself
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her as Eleanor Rigby
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him as Eleanor Rigby
2014 Miss Julie as Miss Julie
2014 Scripted Content as Herself
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them as Eleanor Rigby
2013 Wilde Salomé as Salome
2013 Salomé as Salomé
2013 Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy as Narrator (voice)
2013 Seduced and Abandoned as Herself
2013 Mama as Annabel
2012 Zero Dark Thirty as Maya
2012 The Color of Time as Mrs. Williams
2012 Lawless as Maggie Beauford
2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted as Gia (voice)
2011 Touch of Evil as The Fire Starter
2011 Take Shelter as Samantha
2011 Texas Killing Fields as Pam Stall
2011 The Help as Celia Foote
2011 The Tree of Life as Mrs. O'Brien
2011 Coriolanus as Virgilia
2010 Murder on the Orient Express as Mary Debenham
2010 The Debt as Rachel (Young)
2010 The Westerner as Daniel's Mother
2009 Stolen as Sally Ann
2008 Jolene as Jolene
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Herself
2006 El Hormiguero(1 episode) as Herself
2006 Blackbeard as Charlotte Ormand
2006 Blackbeard(1 episode) as Charlotte Ormand
2004 Veronica Mars(1 episode) as Sarah Williams
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes) as Herself
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Jessica Chastain
1900 Plus One as Rachel
1900 Seducing Ingrid Bergman as Ingrid Bergman
1900 Painkiller Jane as Jane Vasko/Painkiller Jane
1900 George and Tammy as Tammy Wynette
1900 The Division

Production

2017 The Zookeeper's WifeExecutive Producer
2017 I am Jane DoeExecutive Producer
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: HimProducer
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: HerProducer
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: ThemProducer
2010 The WesternerProducer
1900 Seducing Ingrid BergmanProducer
1900 Painkiller JaneProducer
1900 The DivisionProducer

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