Jessica Chastain is one of the most successful actresses in Hollywood. With a net worth of over $25 million, she has starred in some of the biggest movies in recent memory. In this blog post, we will take a look at Jessica’s career, her age, her height, and her Instagram account!
Jessica Chastain is an American actress and producer who is best known for starring in the films The Help, It Chapter Two, and A Most Violent Year. In 2012, she won a Golden Globe Award for her role in the movie Zero Dark Thirty.
Jessica Chastain attended the premiere of In The Fade, Aus Dem Nichts at the 70th Festival de Cannes on May 26, 2017 in Cannes, France.
|Full Name||Jessica Michelle Chastain|
|Birth Date / Age||March 24, 1977 / 44 Years Old|
|Birth Place||Sacramento, California|
|Source of Wealth||Acting|
|Relationship Status||Married To Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo|
|Height||5 ft. 4 in. / 1.63 m.|
|Net Worth||$40 Million|
Chastain was born in March of 1977 to parents Michael Monasterio and Jerri Renee Hastey. Her father was a rock musician who died in 2013. Interestingly, Chastain says she was not very close to her father and that he is not listed as her father on her birth certificate.
Jessica and her four siblings were raised by their mother and stepfather Michael Hastey, a firefighter. While attending El Camino Fundamental High School in Sacramento, Chastain found performance arts as an outlet. She didn’t have enough school credits to graduate, but she later got her diploma.
Chastain went to Sacramento City College from 1996-1997. Then in 1998 she completed her education at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and made her professional stage debut as Juliet in the production of Romeo and Juliet.
Chastain was offered and funded a scholarship to the Julliard School in New York City by the late actor Robin Williams. She would graduate in 2003 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
US actress Jessica Chastain poses during the photocall of ‘Madagascar 3 Europe’s Most Wanted’ presented out of competition at the 65th Cannes film festival on May 18, 2012 in Cannes.
Jessica Chastain Net Worth and Career
From 2004 to 2007, Chastain appeared in a few different TV shows. These TV shows were Veronica Mars and Law & Order: Trial by Jury. After that, she made her debut on the big screen in 2008 when she starred in the drama Jolene.
2011 was a great year for Chastain. She starred in the movie “The Tree of Life” alongside Brad Pitt. She also starred in “The Help” which was a very successful movie. The movie grossed $216 million at the box office.
Chastain’s highest-grossing release was in 2012 when she voiced Gia the Jaguar with an Italian accent in Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted. The smash-hit grossed $747 million in global revenues.
Jessica Chastain won a Golden Globe Award for her work as a CIA intelligence analyst in Zero Dark Thirty. She also starred in Mama, which was a box office success.
The actress had a very successful 2014. She appeared in the box office sci-fi hit Interstellar along with the critically-acclaimed crime drama, A Most Violent Year. By this point, she was known by people all over the world.
Jessica Chastain Instagram
Chastain has a huge fanbase that extends all over the world. She has 4.0 million followers on Instagram and 864,700 followers on Twitter as of 2022.
You are fully and unconditionally LOVED
— Jessica Chastain (@jes_chastain) May 9, 2020
Jessica Chastain Age
As of January of 2022, Chastain is 44 years old. She started acting in 2004 and has done a lot in her almost 20-year career. She is still active and her newest movie, a spy film titled “The 355” was released in the first week of the new year.
The 355 is a movie that came out recently. It stars Penelope Cruz, Fan Bingbing, and Diane Kruger. Unfortunately, it doesn’t look like it will do well in the box office. Early reviews say that the plot is not very good but the cast is great.
Chastain started dating Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo in 2012 and the two finally married in 2017. Preposulo is an Italian count of the Passi de Preposulo noble family and an executive for the fashion brand Moncler.
The couple is living in New York City with their two children. Their firstborn, a daughter named Guiletta, was born through a surrogate in 2018. Then, their second child was born in 2020.
Chastain’s younger sister Juliet tragically committed suicide in 2003 at the age of 24. After years of struggling with addiction, Juliet took her own life. In recent years, Chastain has become a vocal supporter of charitable organizations that promote mental health awareness and support for those affected by mental illness.
Chastain is about 163 centimeters tall and weighs about 56.7 kilograms. She is about the same height as actresses Mila Kunis and Kerry Washington.
Cannes, France – May 19: Jessica Chastain attends the ‘Lawless’ Photocall during the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 19, 2012 in Cannes, France.