Jessica Chastain is one of the American Actresses who is additionally a film producer who is mainly known for portraying of determined women in films which have feminist themes. Her interest in acting was much developed when she saw a play known as ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ after which the passion increased to the present day in which her popularity and fame have continually developed in the roles she has played in most movies. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Jessica Chastain in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Jessica Chastain was born in California, US on 24th March 1977 whose full name is Jessica Michelle Chastain. Her father is known as Michael Monasterio who is a rock musician while her mother is known as Jerri Renee Hastey who were teenagers during her birth. She was raised by a stepfather together with her mother and had two brothers and two sisters in which one of her sisters committed suicide due to a struggle with drug abuse.
El Camino Fundamental High School is the school where she studied in Sacramento after which she got her passion in acting after seeing a play known as ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. She got into the profession in 1998 in a production of ‘Romeo and Juliet where she acted as Juliet. She later joined Julliard School in 2003 where she pursued Bachelor of Fine Arts. She was funded to pursue her degree by Robin Williams who is both an actor and a comedian.
She is an outspoken lady who fights against biasedness on women and minorities in Hollywood. She loves animals in which she has adopted a rescue dog due to her love for the animals for a long time. Jessica is married to an Italian man known as Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo and they currently reside in New York City.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Her career began on TV series such as ‘Law and Order: Trial by Jury’ and Veronica Mars’ while playing guest roles. She made her film debut where she played the role of titular in the drama film ‘Jolene’. After this, she played major roles in different plays and films appearing in most of the drama films. Some of the films he has played in include; Mystery film ‘Stolen’, The Westerner, The Debt, Take Shelter, The Help, Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, Lawless, Zero Dark Thirty, Mama, Interstellar, among other drama films.
She has been nominated in some of the reputable awards from the successful roles she has always played in most the drama films which led to their success. In this, she won the Golden Globe Award on the role she played in ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ where she was termed as the best actress. Academy Award on the best-supporting actress in ‘The Help’ is another award she has gotten. She additionally, was nominated as one of the World’s most influential persons in the year 2012 by Time Magazine.
Net Worth & Earnings
With her participation in drama films and popularity, Jessica Chastain has been able to maintain and have a bountiful net worth which is one of all the celebrities targets. Jessica also has been able to achieve much from a number of her awards she has gotten from her career. This has made her net worth to be $25 Million.
In conclusion, Jessica Chastain is one of the few celebrities to admire most. With her participation in fighting discrimination being faced by most women, she has always remained influential. Among many actors, she has been one of those who is very supportive in films which she also has had awards on the same.