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Actress Jessica Alba: biography

Childhood and adolescence

in childhood and adolescence Jessica very often ill.It is 4 times per year was ill with pneumonia, 2 times became sick atelectasis, besides she discovered a cyst on the tonsils.She spent much time in the hospital, it is isolated from her peers at school, and friends who would support her, Jessica was not there.Besides, she had obsessive-compulsive disorder.However, with the move to California, her health improved.

Even five years old Jessica Alba became interested in acting.His first lesson for Jessica visited him when she was 12 years old.But after nine months, was signed her first contract with an agent.


first role to which it is flashed on the screen was a small part in "Camp Nowhere."Fame came to the public in 1994 for his role as Jessica in several episodes of the series "The Secret World of Alex Mack" channel Nickelodeon.She also starred in two seasons of the television series "Flipper" in the role of Maya.

Hollywood debut of Jessica became comedy "Never

Been Kissed" and "Idle Hands" (a horror-comedy).

James Cameron picked Alba among the 1200 contenders for the role of Max Guevara in the TV series "Dark Angel."This casting was her breakthrough.Then there were a variety of roles in films such as "Sin City" (the role of a stripper), "Honey" (the role of the choreographer), "Fantastic Four" (the role of Sue Storm), "Good Luck Chuck" and "Welcome to Paradise!".

In 2008, Alba received a role in the remake of the horror film "The Eye", and together with such actors as Justin Timberlake and Michael Myers starred in the comedy "The Love Guru."

In 2010, a collection of films that starred the actress, enriched with several films with different roles.The first of these was the thriller "The Killer Inside Me" Winterbottom presented at the "Sundance".In this film, it owns a minor role Joyce Leykland prostitutes.

In mid-February, she appears in the film "Valentine's Day" director Garry Marshall.Here she plays the girlfriend of Ashton Kutcher (Actor).In this film she starred together with such stars as Julia Roberts, Anne Hathaway, Bradley Cooper and others.

next role this year was an employee of the department for combating illegal immigration, which Jessica played in thrash thriller "Machete" by Robert Rodriguez.There she worked with Robert De Niro, Steven Seagal, Lindsay Lohan, Danny Trejo.

In October 2010, the international festival of Hampton was shown the picture "Invisible Sign" Marilyn Agrela.In this drama, the actress got the role of a teacher of mathematics with serious psychological problems.Initially the role was meant America Ferrera, but she refused.This role has become the first to Jessica after the birth of her daughter Honor Marie.

the end of 2010 saw the release of "Meet the Fockers 2", directed by Paul Weitz.In this picture, Alba played a minor role - namely, one of the employees of the pharmaceutical company.

In 2011, she starred in only one film, "Spy Kids 4D», which plays a former spy Marissa Cortez Wilson.


In 2001, the media reported that Alba meets with Michael Weatherly, his co-star in the television series "Dark Angel", which caused a lot of discussion about the difference of 12 years between them.In the same year they got engaged, but broke up after 2 years, the reason for this has not been announced.In 2003, Jessica met first with Sergio Garcia, then with Mark Wahlberg, but both the novel did not get to continue.In 2004, on the set of "Fantastic Four" actress met with Cash Warren, and in 2007, the public finds out about their engagement and pregnancy Alba.Currently, Jessica is married to Warren and has already two daughters, Honor Marie Warren and Haven Garner Warren.

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