Jennifer Connelly Short Bio
Jennifer Lynn Connelly is the daughter of Ilene and Gerard Connelly who was born in Cairo, New York, in the Catskill Mountains. She was raised in the Brooklyn Bridge, and she attended Saint Ann’s Private School. Latter in 1988 to 1989, she attended Yale University in Connecticut. She doesn’t finished her study there that why she then enrolled to Stanford University in Stanford, California but dropped out also due she focused her life to acting.
Jennifer Connelly Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||December 12, 1970|
|Age||43 years old|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Hip Size||34 inches|
|Waist Size||25 inches|
|Weight||61 kg or 134 pounds|
Jennifer Connelly Career
Jennifer Connelly started her career as the child model and signed to Ford Modeling Agency. She made a debut as supporting role in 1984 gangster epic Once Upon a Time in America and made her first appearance in TV through her role in Tales of the Unexpected.She then got bigger role in coming-of-age movie Seven Minutes in Heaven that was released in 1985. She got widely recognition while portraying Sarah, a teenager who want to rescue her brother Toby from the world of goblins in 1986 film Labyrinth. Latter she got the minor role in some films like Étoile, Some Girls, Career Opportunities, The Rocketeer, Higher Learning among others.
In 2001, her pretty classical face was appeared in Ed Harris’s Pollock and make people impressed with her role in , Requiem for a Dream. She also appearance in FOX drama series The $treet in 2002 and make appearance portraying Sarah Williams, in Waking the Dead. Jennifer Connelly impress many critics and won a Golden Globe,an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and a BAFTA for Best Actress in a Supporting Role through her role as Alicia Nash, in 2001 film a Beautiful Mind.
Her pretty face also can be seen in several moderate commercially success film like Hulk, Dark Water, Blood Diamond, The Day the Earth Stood Still, and He’s Just Not That Into You. She made a reunited with her co star Russel Crow in 2014 biblical epic Noah after their first project in Beautiful Mind.
Jennifer Connelly Dating
In 1990, Jennifer Connelly dating rock guitarist, Dweezil Zappa and after the relation was ended, she was involved in long term relationship with Billy Campbell till 1995. After that, she dated Billy Crudup for short time in 1996 and latter dated David Dugan till 1997. With Dugan, Jennifer Connelly has one son who was born on July 10 1997. Latter she dated actors Josh Charles from 1990 to 2002. Jennifer Connelly meet her co star Paul Betanny in the set of Beautiful Mind. The couple were married on January 1, 2003 in Scotland. The couple were blessed with two kids named Stellan and Agnes Lark.
Jennifer Connelly Controversy
Jennifer Connelly seems kind of clean celebrity that rarely involved in scandal. She even chosen as Amnesty International Ambassador for Human Rights Education in 2005.Sheb is also named as world’s most beautiful women by several magazines.
Jennifer Connelly Net Worth
Besides being actress and model, Jennifer Connelly is also endorsed by Balenciaga fashion, Revlon cosmetics, and the Shiseido Company among others. It make her net worth reached the amount of $32 million..