Jessica Chastain on the torture controversy

A few days ago Vulture has published an article regarding the torture scenes contained on “Zero Dark Thirty”, pointing that Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal are “portraying the use of torture as a necessary tool in the fight against terrorism”.

On this DP/30 sneak peek, Jessica and Jason Clarke talks about it:


Jessica reacts to her Golden Globe nomination

Jessica reacted to her nomination with a statement:

‘Zero Dark Thirty’ is a film that I am extremely proud of and it’s a tremendous honor to be recognized by the HFPA. I am so thankful for this nomination. I am elated to see our fearless producer Megan Ellison, our brilliant director Kathryn Bigelow, our wonderful screenwriter Mark Boal and this extraordinary film being honored today. I’m so proud and honored to play this exceptional woman.

“Zero Dark Thirty” Tribute Interview

Jessica did a great interview to Canadian Tribute, in which they talk about starring in Zero Dark Thirty, working with Kathryn Bigelow and her fondest Christmas memory. To watch the interview, click in the picture below to be redirected:

Tribute

Huge thanks to Luxy and the whole Tribute Entertainment Media Group for it!

Jessica receives a Golden Globe Nomination!

Congratulations to Jessica Chastain! On her second big year, she received a Golden Globe nomination for her work on “Zero Dark Thirty”, followed by Marion Cottilard, Helen Mirren, Naomi Watts and Rachel Weisz. The movie also got nods as Best Picture, Best Director to Kathryn Bigelow and Best Screenplay to Mark Boal.

Jessica was nominated to a Golden Globes last year for her work in “The Help”, when the award went to her co-star Octavia Spencer. Will she win her first Golden Globes this year?

The winners will be announced on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the ceremony co-hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

Chelsea Lately Interview

Thanks to my friend Haylie I have added video and screen captures of Jessica interview last night on Chelsea Lately. Watch it below:

Jessica got a SAG Awards Nomination!

Congratulations to Jessica Chastain! It was just announced the nominations for 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards this morning at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, and Jessica was once again nominated as Best Actress for her performance in Zero Dark Thirty!

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
JESSICA CHASTAIN / Maya – “ZERO DARK THIRTY” (Columbia Pictures)
MARION COTILLARD / Stephanie – “RUST AND BONE” (Sony Pictures Classics)
JENNIFER LAWRENCE / Tiffany – “SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK” (The Weinstein Company)
HELEN MIRREN / Alma Reville – “HITCHCOCK” (Fox Searchlight)
NAOMI WATTS / Maria – “THE IMPOSSIBLE” (Summit Entertainment)

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Jessica reacted on her Facebook page about it:

I received very good news today!!! I’m so thankful to my fellow actors at SAG for this incredible honor. Last year was a dream come true for me and this year continues to remind me how lucky I am to be an actor. I feel so grateful to Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Sony, every actor and our crew on this amazing film. This is such an honor. xxjes

All That Jazz: Jessica in Vogue Deutsch

My friend Nicole sent us a great treat today, she got the digital issue of January Vogue Deutsch with Jessica on cover and sent us scans. It’s a completely amazing photoshoot! I will be translating the article later today to add it on our press archive. Enjoy it!

Jessica Receives Critics Choice Awards Nomination

The nominations for 2013 Critics Choice Awards was announced, and once again Jessica received another Best Actress nomination for her performance in “Zero Dark Thirty”. The movie also got nominations as Best Picture, Best Director, Original Screenplay and Editing.

The winners will be announced January 10, with the ceremony airing live on the CW.

“Zero Dark Thirty” Los Angeles Premiere

Over 200 HQ pictures of Jessica last night at the “Zero Dark Thirty” premiere has been added to our gallery. She was stunning in an Elie Saab dress, Charlotte Olympia shoes, and Harry Winston jewelry. Check the pics below:

Edit: Updated with more pictures, thanks to Dea and Claudia.

San Diego Critics Nominations

San Diego Film Critics Society has announced their nominations, and once again Jessica and Zero Dark Thirty are on it!

Zero Dark Thirty was noninated as Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress, and Best Editing.

The final vote will take place Tuesday, Dec. 11th and results will appear on the site after they have been determined.