Jessica Chastain age, net worth, and biography

Jessica Howard was born on March 24, 1977, in the city of Sacramento, California. Her father was a fireman, and her mother cooked for a restaurant with vegan cuisine. Jessica Chastain net worth is $20 million.  Jessica has four brothers and sisters. In elementary school, the future star had a short haircut, which made it look like a red-haired tomboy. At 6 years old, the girl became interested in the scene after one of the musicals of Andrew Lloyd Webber watched with Marilyn’s grandmother.

Jessica persistently went to her goal – every day she danced for six hours in a row, attended classes in acting. At the age of 9 she went to the dances, and at 13 she was already entrusted with several parties in the local dance group. She toured throughout California, dancing in Shakespearean productions. In the future, she saw herself as an actress or ballerina. If young Jessica and skipped classes, then only to go to the park with a little book of Shakespeare. In 1995, Jess graduated from the school of El Camino and applied to the College of Sacramento, where for several years she was a member of the Discussion Club.

Then, the graduate moved to New York to become a student at the prestigious dramatic school of Julliard, where she became friends with Michelle Williams, who later became the wife of the tragically deceased Heath Ledger. It was not easy to get into this educational institution, and the tuition fee was very high because the girl left the family with very modest incomes. During her studies at a public school, her parents gave her $ 100 once a year to buy clothes. With this money, you could only buy cheap brands or second-hand items.

Career:

As a pseudonym, the aspiring actress decided the mother’s maiden name. In 2004, she debuted on the screen in the television film Dark Shadows. In the last year of training, the talented girl attracted the attention of producer John Wells, who offered her a three-year contract, which expired in 2007. Jessica played several episodic serial roles in such projects as Ambulance (2004), Veronica Mars (2004), “Law and order: jury trial” (2005), “Closer to home (2006), “Forward to the past” (2007).

Jessica also appeared in the adventure film “Pirates of the Seven Seas: Blackbeard” (2006). In 2008, the red-haired beauty migrated to the big movie, getting the main role in the dramatic film “Jolene” based on the story of Edgar Doctorow. For her work, she received an award from the Seattle International Film Festival. In 2010, Jessica appeared in one of the episodes of the detective series “Poirot” and the mini-film “Westerner” by Ned Benson.

Participation in festival films:

Preparing for the fateful role took Chastain a lot of time. Terrence Malik advised her to pay attention to the images of Madonna in the Metropolitan Museum and get acquainted with the film works of Lauren Bacall. Before filming started, Jessica meditated for a week.

In 2011, a number of intellectual films were released, reinforcing Jessica’s brilliant reputation. Also in 2011, Jessica made herself known in the military film “Payback” by Jeff Nichols, in which Rachel Singer played a Mossad.

In 2012, Jessica slowed down a bit. She took part in the wide-budget historical tape “The Drunkest District in the World”, along with Shaya La Baf and Gary Oldman, the drama “The Tar” with James Franco, and also voiced the leopard Jiyu of the third part of the Madagascar cartoon. However, this year Jessica came across one successful and significant role – she played a CIA agent who chases Osama Bin Laden in the political action movie “Target Number One” Catherine Bigelow.

This role was given to the actress hard psychologically, but she won the Golden Globe and was nominated for an Oscar for the second time. 2013 was marked for Jessica by the extraordinary role of the adoptive parent in the thriller “Mama” Andres Muskie. On the screen, the red-haired Chastain is literally not recognized – in this film she looks like a goth and plays soberly, for which she won an award from MTV. In 2014, Jessica played the graceful aristocratic woman in the historical melodrama “Julien Julie” Liv Ulman. The film tells about the intricate relationship of the main character with a man who is lower in class.

Body Measurements:

 Jessica is so hot and famous actress.

Her age is 42 years. The height of Jessica is 5 feet 4 inch. Her weight is 56kg. Bra size is 34B and her waist size is 25inch. Her hip size is 35 inch.

Personal life:

Like her mother, Jessica is a vegan. She does not eat not only meat, but also eggs, fish, milk, and honey. Thanks to such a selective diet, the beauty does not sit on diets and does not go to the gym. However, sometimes she practices yoga and basks in the spa. A girl with a charming dimple on her chin loves animals and once even sheltered three-legged dog Charlie. Jessica loves music and knows how to play the ukulele.

Jessica Chastain is reputed to be a rather closed person, but the journalists managed to find out that she is meeting with Jean Luca Passy de Preposulo, who holds a leading position in the French fashion company Moncler. Their relationship began in February 2013 after Jessica was invited to star in an advertisement for the perfumes of this company.

NameJessica Michelle Chastain
NicknameJessica Chastain
Birthday DateMarch 24, 1977
Birth PlaceCalifornia, United States
Sun SignAries
Eye Colorgreen
Hair ColorRed
Height5 feet 4 inches
Weight56 kg
Waist Size25 inches
Hip Size35 Inches
Bra Size34B

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