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Personal Profile: Jennifer Connelly
|Date of Birth||December 12, 1970|
|Birth Place||Cairo, New York, United States|
|Children||Ai Dugan, Agnes Lark Bettany, Stellan Bettany|
Connelly attended St. Ann’s school to receive her school education. Her father was running a garment industry. Their one of the intimate friends was an advertising executive and he found that Connelly can do well in modelling. At her age of ten, she started to appear in magazine advertisements and later engaged in televisions as well for commercial advertisements as a model.
She was recommended by a casting director to Sergio Leone, who wanted to have a young girl to dance in his gangster series of Once Upon a Time in America which was screened in 1984. After her graduation, she slowly started to concentrate in appearing in films. Her first appearance was in the British TV series of “Tales of the Unexpected” which was screened in the year of 1979. In 1985, she acted first in the film of Phenomena.
In 2001, the film she performed was very successful to her career and helped her to receive several remarkable awards and also her name was in the nomination list for other many awards because of her excellent performance. The wards given were Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, American Film Institute Award for Best Supporting Actress, BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress, Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress and the South-eastern Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress.
She speaks fluent Italian and French as well. For two years, she was a member of Gold’s Gym in Venice but she is not active in Gym. Connelly loves activities such as swimming, gymnastics and bicycling. She is also having some interests in Philosophy and Quantum Physics. She is occasionally wearing a small image of The Dalai Lama in her necklace. Her Favourite colors are cobalt blue, forest green, and pale green.
Connelly became an Ambassador for the Amnesty International for Human Rights Education. She worked for advertisement for the global need for clean drinking water and sought donations for African, Indian and Central American projects for a charitable NGO. In 2012, she also became an ambassador for Save the Children fund and started to work for the rights of the children in the United States and worldwide.
Filomography : Jennifer Connelly
|1985||Nil||Seven Minutes in Heaven|
|1990||Nil||The Hot Spot|
|1992||Nil||The Heart of Justice|
|1994||Nil||Of Love and Shadows|
|1997||Nil||Inventing the Abbotts|
|2000||Nil||Waking the Dead|
|2000||Nil||Requiem for a Dream|
|2001||Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress|
American Film Institute Award for Best Supporting Actress
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress
Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress
Southeastern Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
|A Beautiful Mind|
|2003||Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress||House of Sand and Fog|
|2008||Nil||The Day the Earth Stood Still|
|2009||Nil||He’s Just Not That Into You|
|2013||Nil||Stuck in Love|