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Jessica Chastain

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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Born:
Mar 24, 1977 In Southern California, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
51
First Appeared:
In the movie Painkiller Jane
Latest Project:
Movie It: Chapter 2 2019-09-05
Known For
Poster of I Am Jane Doe
Poster of Scripted Content
Poster of The Westerner
Poster of Painkiller Jane
Filmography
Movie Painkiller Jane Jane Vasko/Painkiller Jane 2019
Movie George and Tammy Tammy Wynette 2019
Movie Plus One Rachel 2019
Movie 355 2019
Movie X-Men: Dark Phoenix 2019-02-14
Movie It: Chapter 2 Beverly Marsh 2019-09-05
Movie The Death & Life of John F. Donovan Moira McCallister-King 2018-12-31
Movie Woman Walks Ahead Catherine Weldon 2018-06-29
Movie I Am Jane Doe Narrator (voice) 2017-02-10
Movie The Zookeeper's Wife Antonina Żabińska 2017-03-31
Movie Molly's Game Molly Bloom 2017-12-21
Movie Miss Sloane Elizabeth Sloane 2016-11-25
Movie Ares III: Refocused Melissa Lewis 2016-01-12
Movie The Huntsman: Winter's War Sara 2016-04-06
Series Chelsea Herself 2016-05-11
Movie The Martian Melissa Lewis 2015-09-30
Movie Crimson Peak Lady Lucille Sharpe 2015-10-13
Movie Unity Herself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them Eleanor Rigby 2014-05-14
Movie A Most Violent Year Anna Morales 2014-12-30
Movie Interstellar Murphy "Murph" Cooper 2014-11-05
Movie Scripted Content Herself 2014-06-01
Movie Interstellar: Nolan's Odyssey Herself 2014-11-05
Movie Miss Julie Miss Julie 2014-09-07
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her Eleanor Rigby 2014-10-10
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him Eleanor Rigby 2014-10-10
Movie Mama Annabel 2013-01-17
Movie Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy Narrator (voice) 2013-06-19
Movie Seduced and Abandoned Herself 2013-05-20
Movie Salomé Salomé 2013-08-10
Movie Wilde Salomé Salome 2013-12-20
Movie Zero Dark Thirty Maya 2012-12-19
Movie The Color of Time Mrs. Williams 2012-11-16
Movie Lawless Maggie Beauford 2012-08-29
Movie Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Gia (voice) 2012-06-06
Movie The Tree of Life Mrs. O'Brien 2011-05-18
Movie The Debt Young Rachel Singer 2011-06-15
Movie Coriolanus Virgilia 2011-02-14
Movie Texas Killing Fields Pam Stall 2011-10-14
Movie Touch of Evil The Fire Starter 2011-12-06
Movie Take Shelter Samantha LaForche 2011-11-25
Movie Exploring The Tree of Life Herself 2011-10-11
Movie The Help Celia Foote 2011-08-09
Movie The Westerner Daniel's Mother 2010-01-01
Movie Jolene Jolene 2010-10-29
Movie Murder on the Orient Express Mary Debenham 2010-07-11
Movie Stolen Sally Ann 2009-10-10
Series El hormiguero Herself 2006-09-24
Series Veronica Mars Sarah Williams 2004-09-22
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Herself 1996-07-22
Series The Academy Awards Jessica Chastain 1953-03-18