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Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Lynn Connelly (born December 12, 1970), is an American film actress and former child model who started modeling after a friend of her parents suggested an audition. She subsequently appeared in magazine, newspaper and television advertising. Connelly made her motion picture debut in the 1984 crime film Once Upon a Time in America, then, while continuing her career as a model, starred as a teenager in films such as Labyrinth and Career Opportunities. She gained critical acclaim following her work in the 1998 science fiction film Dark City and for her portrayal of Marion Silver in Darren Aronofsky's 2000 drama, Requiem for a Dream. In 2002, Connelly won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress along with many other awards for her role as Alicia Nash in Ron Howard's 2001 biopic A Beautiful Mind. Other film credits include the 2003 Marvel superhero film Hulk, the 2005 thriller Dark Water, the drama Blood Diamond, the remake of The Day the Earth Stood Still and the romantic comedy He's Just Not That Into You. Since 2005, Connelly has served as the Amnesty International Ambassador for Human Rights Education for the United States. Magazines, including Time, Vanity Fair, Esquire, and the Los Angeles Times, have included her on their lists of the world's most beautiful women. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jennifer Connelly, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Dec 12, 1970 In Catskill Mountains, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Today 1952-01-14
Latest Project:
Movie Top Gun: Maverick 2021-11-17
Known For
Poster of The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Poster of A Beautiful Mind
Poster of Requiem for a Dream
Poster of Mulholland Falls
Movie Top Gun: Maverick Penny Benjamin 2021-11-17
Series Snowpiercer Melanie Cavill 2020-05-17
Movie Alita: Battle Angel Chiren 2019-01-31
Movie Spider-Man: Far From Home Karen (voice) 2019-06-28
Movie Spider-Man: Homecoming Karen (voice) 2017-07-05
Movie Only the Brave Amanda Marsh 2017-09-22
Movie American Pastoral Dawn Levov 2016-10-20
Movie Aloft Nana Kunning 2014-02-12
Movie Winter's Tale Virginia Gamely 2014-02-13
Movie Noah Naameh 2014-03-07
Movie Shelter Hannah 2014-09-12
Movie Stuck in Love Erica 2013-06-14
Movie Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen 2012-02-04
Movie The Dilemma Beth 2011-01-13
Movie Salvation Boulevard Gwen Vanderveer 2011-07-15
Movie Virginia Virginia 2010-05-18
Movie He's Just Not That Into You Janine Gunders 2009-02-06
Movie Creation Emma Darwin 2009-09-25
Movie 9 7 (voice) 2009-08-19
Movie The Day the Earth Stood Still Helen Benson 2008-12-10
Movie Inkheart Roxanne 2008-12-11
Movie Killers Kill, Dead Men Die The Informer 2007-03-13
Movie Reservation Road Grace Learner 2007-09-13
Series El hormiguero 3.0 Herself 2006-09-24
Movie Blood Diamond Maddy Bowen 2006-01-26
Movie Little Children Kathy Adamson 2006-10-06
Movie Dark Water Dahlia Williams 2005-07-08
Movie Hulk Betty Ross 2003-06-19
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie House of Sand and Fog Kathy 2003-12-19
Movie A Beautiful Mind Alicia Nash 2001-12-11
Movie Waking the Dead Sarah Williams 2000-03-24
Movie Pollock Ruth Kligman 2000-09-06
Series The $treet Catherine Miller 2000-11-01
Movie Requiem for a Dream Marion Silver 2000-10-06
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Dark City Emma Murdoch 1998-02-27
Movie Inventing the Abbotts Eleanor Abbott 1997-04-04
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Mulholland Falls Allison Pond 1996-04-26
Movie Far Harbor Ellie 1996-11-22
Movie Higher Learning Taryn 1995-01-11
Movie Out There Woman in Grocery Line (uncredited) 1995-11-19
Movie Of Love and Shadows Irene 1994-05-10
Movie The World of Jim Henson Sarah (archive footage) 1994-11-23
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie The Heart of Justice Emma Burgess 1992-10-14
Movie Career Opportunities Josie McClellan 1991-03-29
Movie The Rocketeer Jenny Blake 1991-06-21
Movie The Hot Spot Gloria Harper 1990-10-12
Movie Étoile Claire Hamilton / Natalie Horvath 1989-03-17
Series LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Unknown 1988-09-05
Movie Some Girls Gabriella 1988-09-09
Movie Labyrinth Sarah 1986-06-27
Movie Inside the Labyrinth Herself 1986-12-13
Movie Dario Argento's World of Horror Herself 1985-01-01
Movie Phenomena Jennifer Corvino 1985-01-25
Movie Seven Minutes in Heaven Natalie Becker 1985-05-09
Movie Once Upon a Time in America Young Deborah 1984-05-23
Series Tales of the Unexpected Unknown 1979-03-24
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14