Quick Facts of Jessica Chastain
- Full NameJessica Chastain
- Date of Birth24 March, 1977
- Marital Status Married
- Birthplace Sacramento, California, United States
- Ethnicity White
- ProfessionActress and film producer
- Nationality American
- Eye colour Green
- Hair colour Red
- SpouseGian Luca Passi de Preposulo
- Height5 feet 4 inches
- Weight57 kg
- Online PresenceWikipedia, twitter,facebook
- Net Worth $12 million.
Short Description of Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain is well known an actress and film producer who is “The Golden Globe” Award Winning actress who has gained widespread attention in 2011 for her work in ”The Help,’ ‘Zero Dark Thirty’, and ‘Tree of Life.’ Jessica also highlighted in the films including Interstellar, Miss Sloane and A Most Violent Year. Jessica belongs to White ethnicity and American nationality.
Early Life & Education
Jessica Chastain was born on March 24, 1977, in Sacramento, California, United States. Chastain is born to a former vegan chef, Jerri Renee Hasty, and rock musician Michael Monasterio. She grew up with two brothers and two sisters, sadly, one of her sister, Juliet committed suicide in the year 2003 following years of drug abuse.
Chastain was brought by her mother and stepfather, a fireman, Michael Hastey in Sacramento. Chastain has also said regarding her childhood life.
“I grew up with a single mother who worked very hard to put food on our table. We did not have money. There were many nights when we had to go to sleep without eating. It was a very difficult upbringing. Things weren’t easy for me growing up.”
Chastain has an interest in acting when she was childhood and began acting in the productions of Shakespeare’s works like Much Ado About Nothing. Chastain joined the El Camino Fundamental High School in her hometown, Sacramento where she had not any friends and considered herself a misfit in school.
Chastain later said,
I used to cut school to read Shakespeare, not to make out in the park.
She then attended Sacramento City College for a year from 1996 to 97. At the time, she was a part of the institution’s debate team. Chastain began her professional stage presentation with a production of Romeo and Juliet as Juliet in the year 1998, in around the San Francisco Bay area.
Jessica Chastain made in an acting showcase in 1999 at Juilliard, in which the producer of The West Wing and ER John Wells also was attended. She also was active on the stage, while she worked in television and landed parts in ‘Wilde Salome’, ‘Othello’, and ‘The Cherry Orchard’ along with Michelle Williams.
Chastain started big-screen characters in early 2008 in films. In the year 2010, she represented the character of Stolen in John Madden’s dramatic thriller The Debt. In 2011 is the most successful year for Chastain as she gained widespread recognition after playing the critically-acclaimed role in highest-grossing and most acclaimed 2011 film, The Help featuring Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Emma Stone Bryce Dallas Howard, and Allison Janney.
Jessica’s major role included in, Zero Dark Thirty, Mama, Interstellar, The Heiress as wellThe Martian and A Most Violent Year.
Jessica Chastain married her longtime boyfriend, Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo. The gorgeous American diva, Jessica, and Italian executive, Preposulo tied the knot on June 10, 2017. The couple married in an intimate ceremony at Villa Tiepolo Passi in Carbonara in front of friends and family.
They meet at the Paris fashion show.
Later on, they began dating after a few months the year 2012. Moreover The Take Shelter and The Tree of Life star, Jessica also was in a relationship with the Ned Benson. But, their relation didn’t last long and broken up in 2010.
Besides, the actress Jessica also quite active on social media. Currently, the couple is happily living together without the sound of divorce.
Jessica Chastain stands 5 feet 4 inches height and 57 kg weight. She has green eyes and red hair.
She has earned a tremendous amount of money her estimated net worth of $12 million.
Awards and Achievements
Chastain awarded the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture. She has received a two Academy Awards, Best Supporting Actress for The Help (2011) and Bes Actress for Zero Dark Thirty (2012).