Jessica Michelle Chastain (born March 24, 1977) is an American actress. Chastain began her Hollywood career in guest-roles on several television shows, before making her feature film debut in Jolene (2008). She gained wide public recognition in 2011 for her starring roles in six film releases, including Take Shelter, The Tree of Life and The Help. Her performance as Celia Foote in the last earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress â€“ Motion Picture and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role. In 2012, she made her Broadway debut in The Heiress.
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Jessica Chastain attended The Juilliard School in New York City, where she was an active participant in the drama department and starred in several theatrical productions and student film projects.
Her first role came in 2004 for a TV movie adaptation of Dark Shadows. She later appeared in television series' such as ER, Veronica Mars, Close to Home, and Law & Order: Trial By Jury.
In 2008, she made her film debut as the title role in Jolene, for which she received the Seattle International Film Festival Award for Best Actress. In 2010 she portrayed a Mossad agent in John Madden's The Debt.She has a number of projects scheduled for release in 2011, such as Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life,] the psychological thriller The Fields.
She has also completed a film adaptation of Oscar Wilde's Salome alongside Al Pacino. She has also filmed supporting roles for other adaptations such as Coriolanus and The Help. Her next project will be John Hillcoat's prohibition era drama, The Wettest County in the World.
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The Tree of Life, Zero Dark Thirty, Mama
Sacramento City College, Sacramento, California
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Jessica Michelle Chastain
El Camino High School, Sacramento, California
Juilliard School of Drama in New York City, New York, USA
The English Patient
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Yves Saint Laurent
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Gian Luca Passi De Preposulo and Jessica Chastain have been dating since Feb 2013.
Jessica Chastain is rumoured to have hooked up with Tom Hiddleston (2013) and Megan Ellison (2011).
Jessica Chastain is a 39 year old American Actress. Born Jessica Michelle Chastain on 24th March, 1977 in Sacramento, California and educated at El Camino High School, Sacramento, California, she is famous for The Tree of Life, Zero Dark Thirty, Mama in a career that spans 2004–present. Her zodiac sign is Aries.
Jessica Chastain has been in 7 on-screen matchups, notably with Brad Pitt in The Tree of Life (2011), Chris Hemsworth in The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016), James McAvoy in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014), Mike Vogel in The Help (2011) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in Mama (2013).
Jessica Chastain is a member of the following lists:
People from Greenwich Village,
Actresses of Greek descent and
Women film producers.
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