Jessica Chastain Close to Playing Marilyn in Andrew Dominik’s ‘Blonde’

What great news, if true. Chastain is really the perfect actress to embody Marilyn, both physically and otherwise. She exudes the same kind of champagne-like aura. Chastain, like Monroe, draws you in while able to reveal vulnerability at the same time. This versatile actress has...
Posted On 22 Apr 2014

Jessica Chastain as Merida

Photo by Annie Leibovitz.
Posted On 09 Jan 2014

Sandra Bullock, Jessica Chastain Challenge Hollywood’s All-Male Status Quo

In her new column on the Oscar race for Women and Hollywood at Indiewire, Susan Wloszczyna celebrates the longevity of Sandra Bullock’s career arc. When you look at where she started and now, where she’s landed with Gravity you can’t help but marvel at the ways...
Posted On 06 Oct 2013

First Look at Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell in Miss Julie

The film is adapted and directed by Liv Ullman, slated for release in 2014. Thanks to JustJared:
Posted On 14 May 2013

Chastain, “Roles for Women Have Taken a Step Back”

It’s refreshing to read a quote from an actress working today willing to criticize the kinds of roles offered to women now in Hollywood. Sure, it’s easy to get attention if you put on a bikini or a talk about sex. But women as actual people in film now? RARE. Said...
Posted On 30 Mar 2013