Creator / Jennifer Connelly
"I didn't expect to win the Oscar. You grow up watching the Oscars on TV and you think it happens to fancy people. It was really surreal."

Jennifer Lynn Connelly (Cairo, New York; December 12, 1970) is an American film actress who began her career as a child model. She's best known for such movies as Labyrinth, Phenomena, The Rocketeer, Requiem for a Dream, Dark City, 9, A Beautiful Mind, for which she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress as well as a Golden Globe Award, Blood Diamond, and Hulk (as Betty Ross). She's married to Paul Bettany. She is the mother of three children: son Kai Dugan (with David Dugan) born in 1997, son Stellan (born 2003) and daughter Agnes (born 2011) with Paul Bettany.

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