The “Tree of Life” Star Set For Breakout

Jessica Chastain may be the busiest actress in Hollywood people haven’t heard of yet. With as many as half a dozen films rolling into theaters in the coming months, she’s about to become famous fast. A veteran stage actress, Chastain’s big-screen career has been largely in a holding pattern, with only two of the 11 films she’s made in the

Meet Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain is set to go from under-the-radar to A-list, and fast. The 30-year-old actress grabbed headlines and Web buzz with her breakout role opposite Brad Pitt and Sean Penn in Terrence Malick’s Palme D’or winner “Tree of Life.” The redhead turned heads on the red carpet and on the Web, earning a 500% increase in one-day searches on Yahoo!.

Cannes 2011: Jessica Chastain on Tree of Life

You may not know Jessica Chastain yet, but you’re about to. She has two films in Cannes – thriller Take Shelter and Terrence Malick’s loooong anticipated The Tree Of Life. Total Film caught up with her to talk Malick, Brad Pitt and being almost famous…   On her character, Mrs O’ Brien… “She’s the perfect mother. She sort of represents

“Take Shelter” Wins Top Prize at Cannes

Take Shelter, starring Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain, took home the top honor at the famed Cannes Film Festival Thursday, winning the Grand Prize in the Critic’s Week Competition! The film is being billed as a “psychological thriller” and was notably the only American submission to the competition. Despite being a thriller, the movie’s synopsis paints it much like a

New Photoshoot

Jessica had a photoshoot with Elizabeth Olsen done by The Hollywood Reporter and I’ve added the photos to the gallery. Enjoy! Jessica and Elizabeth are both beautiful!

“Tree of Life” at Cannes

Jessica has been at Cannes for “Tree of Life” and I’ve added some events to the gallery. She looked absolutely stunning as always. Thanks to my friend Holly for the HQ photos. 64th Cannes Film Festival – “Tree of Life” Premiere 64th Cannes Film Festival – “Tree of Life” Photocall 64th Cannes Film Festival – “Tree of Life” Press Conference

The Nine Actors Most Likely to Be Anointed Big Stars in 2011

Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life premiered yesterday at Cannes, and amid all the debates of “Boring!” vs.”Masterpiece!” one thing remains constant: the buzz around one of its stars, newcomer Jessica Chastain, who plays Brad Pitt’s wife. Unless you’re a fan of her work on Law & Order: Trial by Jury — and you are not — she’s an unfamiliar

64th Annual Cannes Film Festival – IFP and Calvin Klein’s Tribute to “Woman of Cannes”

Hey everyone! Jessica is at Cannes this year for “Tree of Life” and I’ve added some photos of her from the Calvin Klein event to the gallery. Check them out!

Cannes 2011: Finally, the end of secrets on Terrence Malick’s ‘The Tree of Life’

For years, Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life” has hovered over the film world like a ghost, staying just out of reach. An intriguing, mysterious project starring Brad Pitt and Sean Penn, there were hints over the years that the movie tackled themes of faith, family and the reason for existence. And oh yes, there seemed to be a dinosaur

Second “Tree Of Life” Clip

Fox Searchlight has finally made available a previous clip from The Tree of Life that was originally not available to share. The clip features Jessica Chastain as Mrs. O’Brien, mother to several young boys and wife to Brad Pitt’s character who was featured in the clip I posted earlier today. The clip works hand-in-hand with the previous one, which featured