Jessica Chastain

24 Mar 1977

Actor, Producer

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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Filmography (32 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···X-Men: Dark Phoenix
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor
(movie, 2017)
···Molly's Game
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Molly Bloom)
(movie, 2017)
···The Zookeeper's Wife
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2016)
···Miss Sloane
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Elizabeth Sloane)
(movie, 2016)
···The Huntsman: Winter's War
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Sara)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 2015)
···Crimson Peak
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lady Lucille Sharpe)
(movie, 2015)
8.8The Martian
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Melissa Lewis)
(movie, 2015)
···Unity
Role: Actor
(movie, 2014)
···A Most Violent Year
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Anna Morales)
(movie, 2014)
9.6Interstellar
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Murphy "Murph" Cooper)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2014)
···Miss Julie
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Miss Julie)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Eleanor Rigby)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eleanor Rigby)
(movie, 2013)
···Salomé
Role: Actor (as Salomé)
(movie, 2013)
···Mama
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Annabel)
(movie, 2012)
···Zero Dark Thirty
Genre: Thriller, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Maya)
(movie, 2012)
···Lawless
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Maggie Beauford)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gia (voice))
(movie, 2012)
···Coriolanus
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Virgilia)
(movie, 2011)
···Take Shelter
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Samantha)
(movie, 2011)
···Texas Killing Fields
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Pam Stall)
(movie, 2011)
···The Help
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Celia Foote)
(movie, 2011)
···The Tree of Life
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Mrs. O'Brien)
(movie, 2011)
···Wilde Salome
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Salome)
(movie, 2010)
···The Debt
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Rachel (Young))
(movie, 2009)
···Stolen Lives
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sally Ann)
(movie, 2008)
···Jolene
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jolene)
(movie, 2006)
···Blackbeard
Genre: Adventure, Biography
Role: Actor (as Charlotte Ormand)