Jessica Michelle Chastain
Jessica Michelle Chastain

Gender

Female

Known Credits

13

Jessica Michelle Chastain

Date of Birth: Mar 24, 1977

Birthplace:  Sacramento, California, USA

 

 

Biography

Jessica Michelle Chastain was born in Sacramento, California, and was raised in a middle-class household in a northern California suburb. Her mother, Jerri Chastain, is a vegan chef whose family is originally from Kansas, and her stepfather is a fireman. She discovered dance at the age of nine and was in a dance troupe by age thirteen. She began performing in Shakespearean productions all over the Bay area. An actor in a production of Romeo & Juliet encouraged her to audition for Juilliard as a drama major.

Known For

Filmography

X-Men: Supernova

X-Men: Supernova

as Lilandra Neramani

2018

The Zookeeper's Wife

The Zookeeper's Wife

as Antonina Zabinski

2017

Miss Sloane

Miss Sloane

as Elizabeth Sloane

2016

The Martian

The Martian

as Melissa Lewis

2016

Crimson Peak

Crimson Peak

as Lady Lucille Sharpe

2016

Unity

Unity

as Herself - Narrator (voice)

2015

A Most Violent Year

A Most Violent Year

as Anna Morales

2014

Interstellar

Interstellar

as Murph

2014

Mama

Mama

as Annabel

2013