Jennifer Lynn Connelly popularly known as Jennifer Connelly is a popular American film actress. She was born on 12th December, 1970 in New York, United States of America and started her career as a child model, appearing in fashion magazines and TV ads. She is a recipient of an Academy Award as well as a Golden Globe Award.
As a child model Jennifer Connelly appeared in a number of fashion magazines and TV ads before making her debut in the film industry with a role in the movie titled Once Upon a Time in America, released in 1984. In 1986, she appeared in another successful movie titled Labyrinth follow3ed by another important role in Career Opportunities. In 1998, she gained critical acclaim with her outstanding performance in Dark City, which helped her establish her career on solid footings. After 2001 she enjoyed back to back successful movies including A Beautiful Mind, Hulk, Dark Water, Blood Diamond and The Day When the Earth Stood Still opposite Keanu Reeves.
The acting career of Jennifer Connelly is spotted with a number of awards and nominations. She won an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award in the category for best supporting actress for the movie titled A Beautiful Mind. Her movies Little Children co starring Kate Winslet and Blood Diamond enjoyed great success at box office and won many Academy Award nominations in different categories. Her recent successful movie was a comedy flick titled The Dilemma co starring Vince Vaughn.
Top Ten Films of Jennifer Connelly
- Once Upon a Time in America
- A Beautiful Mind
- Dark Water
- Blood Diamond
- The Day the Earth Stood Still
- Mulholland Falls
- Requiem for a Dream,
- Little Children