Jessica Chastain’s theatrical range knows no bounds—she’s played a fiercely protective wife and mother as Anna Morales in A Most Violent Year; the “epitome of grace,” as she puts it, in The Tree of Life; and most recently, she embodied the infamous televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker in The Eyes of Tammy Faye. For W’s annual Best Performances issue, Chastain […]

January 1, 2022 ♦ Articles, Interviews

Jessica Chastain still can’t believe it. The actress just arrived home after spending the past 10 days in the studio with Grammy- and Academy Award-winning producer T Bone Burnett in Nashville, Tennessee, recording music for the upcoming series George & Tammy starring Chastain and Michael Shannon as country legends (and roller-coaster couple) Tammy Wynette and George Jones. […]

The Eyes of Tammy Faye, in which Jessica Chastain portrays the campy televangelist of the ’70s and ’80s, Tammy Faye Messner, marked multiple firsts for the two-time Oscar nominee. Notably, this was the first time she had to act through heavy prosthetics and the first time she took on a heavy singing role. That second part was a […]

In a short period since blasting out of a cannon on the big screen in Terence Malick’s Oscar nominated and Palme d’Or-winning The Tree of Life in 2011, Jessica Chastain has quickly built a resume of playing strong willed women. Alas, some are Greek tragic heroes, who reach for the stars, only to fall short; Tammy Faye Bakker being […]

November 19, 2021 ♦ Appearances

Little bunch of photos but good ones. Take a look in the gallery for HQ pictures of Jessica Chastain during yesterday’s Screening and Q&A for “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” in Nashville. Public Appearances > 2021 > Nov 18 | “The Eyes Of Tammy Faye” Nashville Tastemaker Screening And Q&A

October 17, 2021 ♦ Appearances

The gallery has been updated with a few HQ photos of Jessica Chastain from the screening of “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” by Film Independent. Appearances & Events > 2021 > Oct 16 | Film Independent Presents Screening Of “The Eyes Of Tammy Faye”

October 15, 2021 ♦ Appearances

Yesterday in Rome, Italy started the Film Fest of the city to which Jessica Chastain took part promoting “The Eyes of Tammy Faye”, enjoy the HQ pictures of the photocall, press conference and premiere of the event. Appearances & Events > 2021 > Oct 14 | 16th Rome Film Fest: “The Eyes Of Tammy Faye” […]

September 24, 2021 ♦ Appearances

And the day didn’t even end just with a photocall, but got followed by a premiere. Enjoy the HQ photos of Jessica Chastain promoting “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” premiere at the San Sebastian Film Festival. Appearances & Events > 2021 > Sep 24 | 69th San Sebastian Film Festival: ‘The Eyes Of Tammy Faye’ […]