Rachel Weisz is a British actress and model. She rose to stardom with her roles in The Mummy and The Mummy Returns. She played Tessa Quayle in the drama thriller The Constant Gardener, for which she won an Academy Award, a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors” Guild award. She portrayed Dr. Marta Shearing in the 2012 action thriller film The Bourne Legacy based on the series of books by Robert Ludlum. Her other well-known films include Stealing Beauty, Constantine and Denial. Born Rachel Hannah Weisz on March 7, 1970 in Westminster, London, England, to Edith Ruth and George Weisz, she has a younger sister named Minnie Weisz. She began her modeling career when she was 14 years old. She studied English at Trinity Hall, Cambridge University. In June 2011, she married British actor Daniel Craig. She was previously in a relationship with American filmmaker Darren Aronofsky, with whom she had a son, Henry Chance in 2006.
Rachel Hannah Weisz Personal Details
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Rachel Hannah Weisz
Rachel, Rachel Weisz
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7 March 1970
Westminster, London, England, UK
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New York, US
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Actress, Fashion model
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Rachel Hannah Weisz Family Details
George Weisz (Inventor)
Edith Ruth Weisz (Teacher turned psychotherapist)
Minnie Weisz (Younger Sister)
Daniel Craig (m. 2011)
Henry Aronofsky (Son) (Born: May 31, 2006)
Rachel Hannah Weisz Body Measurements
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37-24-35 in (94-61-89 cm)
37 inches (94 cm)
24 inches (61 cm)
35 inches (89 cm)
Rachel Hannah Weisz Education
St Paul”s Girls SchoolCambridge University
St Paul”s Girls School
Rachel Hannah Weisz Brand Endorsements
Rachel Weisz has appeared in several TV commercials and print ads since her modeling time.
She has served as a muse for designer Narciso Rodriguez. She had been the face of Revlon in 2005.
Rachel Weisz is Jewish according to her heritage.
However, she does not believe in one religion or followed it in a devout manner. She rather believes that humanity should take over segregation created by religion.
Best Known For
Rachel Weisz is best known for her role as Evelyn Carnahan-Oâ€™Connell in the movies The Mummy (1999) and The Mummy Returns (2001).
Rachel Weisz appeared as a junior executive in the 1994 release Death Machine.
First TV Show
Rachel Weisz appeared on the small screen for the first time as Sarah Thompson in the TV movie Advocates II (1992).
However, Rachelâ€™s first TV show appearance was in the episode â€œTwilight of the Godsâ€ of the British detective drama TV Series Inspector Morse in 1993 as Arabella Baydon.
The perfectly sculpted body of Rachel Weisz makes her one of the most beautiful women in the world. The actress maintains her physique through training and workouts. Her personal trainer, Gregory Joujon-Roche focuses on her overall well-being. He not only provides necessary training for physical fitness, but also recommends a diet of high-fiber, water-rich vegetables, proteins like tofu and fish, and essential fats from raw almonds and seeds.