Who is Jennifer Connelly - Biography and Family

Jennifer Lynn Connelly is an American actress born in Cairo on December 12, 1970.

She began her career in 1984 in Sergio Leone's film "Once Upon a Time in America".

Her performance in Phenomena, a 1985 Italian horror film directed by Dario Argento, plots a girl in a remote Swiss boarding school who discovers she has psychic powers that allow her to communicate with insects and uses them to pursue a serial killer. who is slaughtering young women in and around the school.

In the cast of Labyrinth, Jennifer plays 16-year-old Sarah starring David Bowie as the Goblin King, Bowie's costumes were deliberately eclectic, drawing on the image of Marlon Brando's leather jacket from The Wild One and that of a knight. " with the death worms eating through his armor "from Grimms'.

Labyrinth was nominated for the British Academy Film Awards for Best Visual Special Effects and received two Saturn Award nominations for Best Fantasy Film and Best Costume Design. Labyrinth was also nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation.

The sequel to Labyrinth, one of the most beloved fantasy films, has been announced.

In an interview promoting Alita: Battle Angel, how much she was asked about the "Labyrinth" sequel and if she was interested in coming back, Connelly looked pretty surprised and said, "I didn't even know, to be honest."

Critics rewards her in numerous roles such as Requiem for a Dream and Pollock and Dark City.

Her career continues in numerous films, including the best-known The House of Sand and Fog, the action movie Blood Diamond, the romantic comedy The Truth is She doesn't like you enough and the fantasy Noah.

In 2020 she joins the cast of the acclaimed Netflix series Snowpiercer which sees her as the protagonist Melanie Cavill.

In 2009 she appeared in the biopic costume drama Creation, in which she played Emma Darwin, wife of Charles Darwin, alongside her real husband Paul Bettany.

Jennifer Connelly speaks 4 languages: in addition to English she also speaks French, Japanese and a little Italian (learned on the set of the film Phenomena).

Her face, given her extraordinary beauty, is required for the advertising of the Balenciaga fashion house and Revlon for cosmetic products.

Numerous magazines such as Il Time and Vanity Fair, in 2012, included her in their lists of the "most beautiful women in the world".

Jennifer Lynn Connely's private life is quite eventful, her family originated with her first child in 1997 from a love affair with photographer David Dugan.

She got married in 2003 to actor Paul Bettany, she met on the set of A Beautiful Mind and had 2 other children, Stellan, born on 5 August 2003 and Agnes Lark Bettany, born on 31 May 2011.

The actress in the Top Gun sequel plays Pete Maverick Mitchell's love interest.

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