Jessica Chastain is an amazing American actress and film producer who has made a strong name for herself in the film industry. Jessica Chastain is famous and well known for her distinctive role in feminist themed movies.
Early Life and Childhood
Jessica Chastain was born Jessica Michelle Chastain March 24, 1997 as the daughter of Jerri Chastain, a vegan chef, and father Michael Monasterio in Sacramento, California. she is 45 Years old and in 2022 according to her date of birth. Her parents lived apart for a year when her sister Juliet was born.
Michael Monasterio, Jessica Chastain’s biological father, was a rock musician, but she didn’t have a healthy relationship with her father, without any communication whatsoever. Her father’s name is not even mentioned on her birth certificate. He died in 2013 from complications from bronchitis. She lived in Northern California with her mother and stepfather, Michael Hastey, where she grew up in a middle-class family. Her siblings Nicole and Laci are descended from her stepfather.
Speaking about her educational background, she attended EI Camino High School in Sacramento and then joined Sacramento City College. Similarly, she attended the William Scholarship-funded Julliard School in New York as part of the Drama Divisions School, eventually graduating with a BFA degree. A year later, she received her bachelor’s degree. Her sister Juliet died while struggling with substance abuse.
career and working life
She began her acting career at a young age with her first debut in 1988 as Shakespeare’s Juliet. She began her first journey on the big screen in 2004 when she guest-starred on television series such as ‘Law and Order’ with her 1st birthdaySt Debut film in the title role in Jolene in 2008. In 2010 she played supporting roles in the mystery films Stolen, The Westerner and The Debt.
In 2011, she had the greatest success with her role in the film The Help. She starred in the psychological thriller drama Take Shelter. Similarly, she voiced the character “Madagascar” in 2013. That same year, she starred in the crime drama Lawless and the political thriller Zero Dark Thirty.
In 2015 she was the voice actress in the documentary film “Unity”. And then she starred in the sci-fi survival film The Martian, and then in the film Crimson Peak. She also starred in the 2016 political thriller Miss Sloane. Also in 2017, she starred in films such as The Zookeeper, Molly’s Game, and Woman Walks Ahead.
Awards and Nominations
For her debut, Jolene, she received a Best Actress award at the Seattle International Film Festival. Her groundbreaking film The Help earned her an Oscar, Golden Globe and BAFTA award. She again received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as a CIA agent in Zero Dark Thirty along with her Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.
She received the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress and Golden Globe nominations for the crime drama A Most Violent Year. In 2012 she won the Next Future Icon Award at the Elle Style Awards. She received a Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. And she won a role as an astrophysicist in the movie Interstellar, and received another nomination in the same category in 2015 for her role in The Martian.
She was also nominated for a Golden Globe for her character in Miss Sloane, along with Molly’s Game and Scenes from a Marriage. In 2021 she won the Oscar and the Screen Guild Awards. And also the Critic’s Choice Award for Best Actress in the Biopic The Eyes of Tammy Faye.
She is the founder of the production company Freckles Film. It has helped develop many ideas for promoting diversity in films. She is also an investor in Angel City FC football club. She was included in Time Magazine’s 2012 list of the 100 Most Influential People Alive, along with Victoria’s Secret’s What Is Sexy list in 2012 for Sexiest Smile.
In 2012 she turned 86th on Ask Men’s 99 Best Women list. That same year, she was on the Topped Vanity Fair International Best Dressed List. She was listed as one of the 25 best style icons of the season by UK Stylist Magazine in 2012.
She is a big fan of Marion Cotillard, a French actress, musician, songwriter, singer and environmentalist. Her favorite actresses are Clara Bow, Greta Garbo and Greer Garson.
She has earned herself a life of luxury and fame with her remarkable achievements. she net worth as of March 2022 is $45 million.
she married Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo in 2017, with whom she had been dating since 2012. According to the sources, she had a long-term relationship with screenwriter-director Benson in 2000 that ended in 2010. And then she started dating her current husband.
According to published reports, she gave birth to her first daughter, Giulietta Chastain Passi, via surrogacy in April 2018. Also in 2020, she welcomed her second daughter, although we don’t have much of her information.
The lovely actress was an alluring beauty and has enticed her fans with her body structure. she is 5 feet 4 inches weighing 56 kg. She has a 25 inch waist and her body measurements are 36-25-35. Her bra size is 36B with her dress size 6US. She has blonde hair with dimple chi and her eye color is green.
She has a huge fan following her Instagram Account. She currently has 4.4 million followers on her Instagram and 901.3k followers on Twitter. But we couldn’t get enough information about her social media updates.