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Rachel Weisz

Actress | * 03/07/1970 (49) | Westminster, London, England, UK
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Rachel Hannah Weisz ( VYSE; born 7 March 1970) is a British-American actress. She is the recipient of an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Critics' Choice Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Born in Westminster, London, she began her acting career in the early 1990s, appearing in British television series such as Inspector Morse and Scarlet and Black. She made her film debut in Death Machine (1994). Weisz's Hollywood breakthrough was in the blockbuster action films The Mummy (1999) and The Mummy Returns (2001), in which she portrayed Evelyn Carnahan, the female lead. She starred in a string of films throughout the 2000s, including Enemy at the Gates (2001), About a Boy (2002), Constantine (2005), ()
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Rachel Hannah Weisz (born 7 March 1970) is 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.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Rachel Weisz

Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress BIFA Award for Best Performance by An Actress in a British Independent Film Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress Theatre World Award Golden Globe Award Screen Actors Guild Award 78th Academy Awards Order of The British Empire Genie Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress BIFA Award for Best Performance by An Actress in a British Independent Film Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best Actress BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Goya Award for Best Actress Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress Satellite Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama

Movies with Rachel Weisz as Actress(52)

as Natasha2019 Cloud One
as Sarah Churchill, Lady Marlborough2018 The Favourite
as Clare Crowhurst2018 The Mercy
as Rachel Ashley2017 My Cousin Rachel
as Ronit Krushka2017 Disobedience
as Hannah Roennfeldt2016 The Light Between Oceans
as Alice Manning2016 Complete Unknown
as Deborah Lipstadt2016 Denial
as Short Sighted Woman2015 The Lobster
as Lena2015 Youth
as Dr. Marta Shearing2012 The Bourne Legacy
as Rose2012 360
as Hester Collyer2011 The Deep Blue Sea
as Libby Atenton2011 Dream House
as Nancy Pierpan2011 Page Eight
as Kathryn Bolkovac2010 The Whistleblower
as Abigail Salmon2009 The Lovely Bones
as Hypatia2009 Agora
as Summer Hartley2008 Definitely, Maybe
as Penelope Stamp2008 The Brothers Bloom
as Sue Lynne2007 My Blueberry Nights
as Wanda Blinkowski2007 Fred Claus
as Saphira (voice)2006 Eragon
as Queen Isabella/Izzi Creo2006 The Fountain
as Tessa Quayle2005 The Constant Gardener
as Angela Dodson / Isabel Dodson2005 Constantine
as Debbie Dingman2004 Envy
as Lily2003 Confidence
as Evelyn Ann Thompson2003 The Shape of Things
as Marlee2003 Runaway Jury
as Rachel2002 About a Boy
as Tania Chernova2001 Enemy at the Gates
as Evelyn Carnahan O'Connell/Princess Nefertiri2001 The Mummy Returns
as Petula2000 Beautiful Creatures
as Evelyn Carnahan1999 The Mummy
as Angela (segment "Rosebud")1999 Tube Tales
as Greta1999 Sunshine
as Helen1998 I Want You
as Rosie1998 My Summer With Des
as Ag (Agapanthus)1998 The Land Girls
as Amy Foster1998 Swept from the Sea
as Prostitute1997 Bent
as Marty Pilcher1997 Going All the Way
as Dr. Lily Sinclair1996 Chain Reaction
as Miranda Fox1996 Stealing Beauty
as Becca1994 Dirtysomething
as Elaine1994 White Goods
as Junior Executive1994 Death Machine

TV Shows/Series with Rachel Weisz as Actress(13)

Movies with Rachel Weisz as Crew(4)

Production/Producer2017 Disobedience
Production/Executive Producer2014 Radiator
Directing/Director2011 The Thief
Writing/Writer2011 The Thief

Additional Information

Full Name: Rachel Weisz
Born: 03/07/1970 in Westminster (current age: 49)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Educated at: University of Cambridge, Benenden School, Trinity Hall, North London Collegiate School, St Paul's Girls' School
Spouses (current/former): Daniel Craig
Partner (current/former): Darren Aronofsky
Siblings: Minnie Weisz
Other names for Rachel Weisz (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Rachel Hannah Weisz"
"Рейчел Вайс"
"Рейчел Ханна Вайс"
"레이첼 와이즈"
"레이첼 바이스"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:146, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019