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Jessica Chastain

1977-03-24 Southern California, California, USA

Image of 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.


355 2021-01-15
Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy Herself 2020-06-19
Ava Ava 2020-08-06
It Chapter Two Beverly Marsh 2019-09-04
The Summers of IT: Chapter Two Beverly Marsh 2019-12-10
This Changes Everything Herself 2019-06-28
Very Ralph Herself 2019-11-12
Dark Phoenix Vuk 2019-06-05
The House Is Alive: Constructing 'Crimson Peak' Herself 2019-01-14
The Summers of IT: Chapter One Herself 2019-12-10
Woman Walks Ahead Catherine Weldon 2018-04-25
Molly's Game Molly Bloom 2017-01-01
The Zookeeper's Wife Antonina Żabińska 2017-03-31
I Am Jane Doe Narrator (voice) 2017-02-10
The Huntsman: Winter's War Sara 2016-04-06
I Remember Crimson Peak Herself 2016-02-09
The Light and Dark of Crimson Peak Herself 2016-02-09
Hand Tailored Gothic Herself 2016-02-09
The Long Way Home: Making 'The Martian' Herself 2016-06-07
Ares III: Refocused Melissa Lewis 2016-01-12
Miss Sloane Madeline Elizabeth Sloane 2016-11-25
Crimson Peak Lady Lucille Sharpe 2015-10-13
The Martian Melissa Lewis 2015-09-30
Inside Interstellar Herself 2015-03-31
Unity Herself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Interstellar Murphy "Murph" Cooper 2014-11-05
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him Eleanor Rigby 2014-10-10
Miss Julie Miss Julie 2014-09-07
Interstellar: Nolan's Odyssey Herself 2014-11-05
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her Eleanor Rigby 2014-10-10
Scripted Content Herself 2014-06-01
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them Eleanor Rigby 2014-05-14
A Most Violent Year Anna Morales 2014-12-30
Mama Annabel 2013-01-17
Salomé Salomé 2013-08-10
Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy Narrator (voice) 2013-06-19
Seduced and Abandoned Herself 2013-05-20
Wilde Salomé Salome 2013-12-20
Zero Dark Thirty Maya 2012-12-19
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Gia (voice) 2012-06-06
Lawless Maggie Beauford 2012-08-29
The Color of Time Mrs. Williams 2012-11-16
Coriolanus Virgilia 2011-02-14
The Tree of Life Mrs. O'Brien 2011-05-18
Exploring The Tree of Life Herself 2011-10-11
Touch of Evil The Fire Starter 2011-12-06
The Help Celia Foote 2011-08-09
Texas Killing Fields Pam Stall 2011-10-14
Take Shelter Samantha LaForche 2011-09-30
The Debt Young Rachel Singer 2010-09-30
The Westerner Daniel's Mother 2010-01-01
Poirot: Murder on the Orient Express Mary Debenham 2010-12-25
Stolen Lives Sally Ann 2009-10-10
Jolene Jolene 2008-06-13
Seducing Ingrid Bergman Ingrid Bergman
The Good Nurse
Plus One Rachel
Losing Clementine Clementine
George and Tammy Tammy Wynette
The Eyes of Tammy Faye Tammy Faye Bakker
Untitled Holiday Comedy Project
The Division