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Rachel Weisz

An English film and theatre actress and fashion model. She started her acting career at Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, where she co-founded the theatrical group Cambridge Talking Tongues. The group was awarded the Student Drama Award for the improvised piece Slight Possession during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe by The Guardian. Weisz started working in television, appearing in Inspector Morse, the British miniseries The Scarlet and the Black, and the television movie Advocates II. She made her film debut in the 1994 film Death Machine, but her breakthrough role came in the 1996 movie Chain reaction, leading to a high-profile role as Evelyn Carnahan-O'Connell in the films The Mummy, in 1999, and The Mummy Returns in 2001. Other notable films featuring Weisz are Enemy at the Gates, About a Boy, Constantine, The Fountain and The Constant Gardener, for which she received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role. Weisz also worked on theatre. Her stage breakthrough was the 1994 revival of Noel Coward's play Design for Living, which earned her the 'London Critics' Circle Award for the most promising newcomer. Weisz's performances also include the 1999 Donmar Warehouse production of Tennessee Williams' Suddenly Last Summer, and the 2006 revival of A Streetcar Named Desire. Her portrayal of Blanche DuBois in the latter play earned her the Critics' Circle Theatre Award for Best Actress of 2009.


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Born:
Mar 7, 1970 In Westminster, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
72
First Appeared:
Movie Black Widow 2021-07-07
Latest Project:
In the movie Cloud One
Known For
Poster of Inside The Fountain: Death and Rebirth
Poster of This Is Not an Exit: The Fictional World of Bret Easton Ellis
Poster of Seventeen
Poster of Cloud One
Filmography
Movie Cloud One Natasha
Movie Love Child
Movie Black Widow Melina Vostokoff / Iron Maiden
Movie The Favourite: Unstitching the Costume Drama
Movie The Mercy Clare Crowhurst
Movie Let's Dance Segment: "Coffee to Go"
Movie The Favourite Sarah Churchill, Lady Marlborough
Movie Disobedience Ronit Krushka
Movie My Cousin Rachel Rachel Ashley
Movie Denial Deborah Lipstadt
Movie The Light Between Oceans Hannah Roennfeldt
Movie Complete Unknown Alice Manning
Movie The Lobster Short Sighted Woman
Series Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter Herself
Movie Youth Lena Ballinger
Movie Oz the Great and Powerful Evanora
Movie The Bourne Legacy Dr. Marta Shearing
Movie 360 Rose
Movie Dream House Libby Atenton
Movie The Deep Blue Sea Hester Collyer
Movie Page Eight Nancy Pierpan
Movie The Whistleblower Kathryn Bolkovac
Movie Agora Hypatia
Movie The Lovely Bones Abigail Salmon
Movie Definitely, Maybe Summer Hartley
Movie The Brothers Bloom Penelope Stamp
Movie My Blueberry Nights Sue Lynne
Movie Fred Claus Wanda Blinkowski
Movie Inside The Fountain: Death and Rebirth Herself
Series The Graham Norton Show Herself
Movie Eragon Saphira (voice)
Movie The Fountain Queen Isabella/Izzi Creo
Movie Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Movie The Constant Gardener Tessa Quayle
Movie Constantine Angela Dodson / Isabel Dodson
Movie Envy Debbie Dingman
Movie The Shape of Things Evelyn Ann Thompson
Movie Runaway Jury Marlee
Movie Confidence Lily
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown
Movie About a Boy Rachel
Movie Enemy at the Gates Tania Chernova
Movie The Mummy Returns Evelyn Carnahan O'Connell/Princess Nefertiri
Movie Beautiful Creatures Petula
Series The Early Show Unknown
Movie Building A Better Mummy Herself
Movie Sunshine Greta
Movie The Mummy Evelyn Carnahan
Movie Tube Tales Angela (segment "Rosebud")
Movie This Is Not an Exit: The Fictional World of Bret Easton Ellis Lauren Hynde
Movie The Land Girls Ag (Agapanthus)
Movie My Summer With Des Rosie
Movie I Want You Helen
Movie Swept from the Sea Amy Foster
Movie Going All the Way Marty Pilcher
Movie Bent Prostitute
Series The View Unknown
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown
Movie Stealing Beauty Miranda Fox
Movie Chain Reaction Dr. Lily Sinclair
Movie Death Machine Junior Executive
Movie Dirtysomething Becca
Movie White Goods Elaine
Movie Seventeen
Series Scarlet and Black Mathilde de la Mole
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown
Series The Simpsons Unknown
Series LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Unknown
Series Inspector Morse Unknown
Series The Oscars Unknown