Rachel Weisz Biography and Wiki
Rachel Hannah Weisz is an award-winning British actress. She has received numerous honors, including an Academy, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Laurence Olivier Award, and a British Academy Film Award. Weisz has appeared on the covers of magazines such as Vogue throughout her career. She was a muse for fashion designer Narciso Rodriguez and was chosen as a worldwide ambassador for L’Oréal in 2010. Weisz, who was born in the United Kingdom, became a naturalized US citizen in 2011.
Rachel Weisz Age
Weisz is 51 years old as of 2021, she was born on 7 March 1970 or 1971, in London, England.
Rachel Weisz Birthday
Weisz celebrates her birthday on the 7th of March every year.
Rachel Weisz Height and Weight
Weisz stands at an average height and moderate weight. She appears to be quite tall in stature of her photos, relative to her surroundings, are anything to go by.
Rachel Weisz Parents and Family
Weisz’s father, George Weisz was a Hungarian-Jewish mechanical engineer. He was born in 1929 and passed away in 2020. Her mother Edith Ruth was a teacher-turned-psychotherapist originally from Vienna, Austria. She was born in 1933 and passed away in 2016.
Her parents both immigrated to the United Kingdom as children, prior to the start of World War II, to avoid the Nazis.
Rachel Weisz Education
Weisz moved from North London Collegiate School to Benenden School for one year before finishing her A-levels at St Paul’s Girls School.
Rachel Weisz Husband and Married
Weisz began dating American filmmaker and producer Darren Aronofsky in the summer of 2001, they moved together in New York City the following year and got engaged in 2005. In their marriage, they were blessed with a son who was born in May 2006.
Weisz and Aronofsky confirmed in November 2010 that they had been apart for months but remained close friends and were dedicated to raising their son in New York together. In 2011, she married actor Daniel Craig, with whom she has a daughter. They started dating in December 2010.
Rachel Weisz Wedding
Weisz and Daniel Craig held their wedding on June 22, 2011, in a private New York ceremony with four guests in attendance including Weisz’s son and Craig’s daughter.
Rachel Weisz Wikipedia
Weisz began her acting career in the early 1990s on British theatre and television, and she made her film debut in Death Machine (1994). She made her stage debut as Gilda in Sean Mathias’s 1994 revival of Noel Coward’s Design for Living at the Gielgud Theatre, for which she got the London Critics’ Circle Award for a most promising newcomer. A recent review praised her performance as “amazing.”
Weisz began her cinematic career with a modest role in the 1994 picture Death Machine, but her breakthrough came in the 1996 film Chain Reaction, in which she co-starred with Keanu Reeves and Morgan Freeman. While the picture received generally unfavorable reviews (it has a Rotten Tomatoes rating of 16%), it was a moderate financial success.
Weisz appeared on Broadway with her husband, Daniel Craig, in a revival of Harold Pinter’s Betrayal in 2013. It first opened on October 27, 2013, and closed on January 5, 2014.
Despite mixed reviews, it grossed $17.5 million at the box office, making it the second-highest-grossing Broadway play of 2013. Weisz starred as Evanora in the fantasy epic Oz the Great and Powerful the same year. She appears in the drama film Youth and the science fiction picture The Lobster in 2015. The film was awarded the Jury Prize at Cannes.
It was announced in June 2021 that Weisz and Colin Farrell would co-star in Todd Solondz’s Love Child. It was reported in October 2021 that she will star in a new film adaptation of Seance on a Wet Afternoon, based on Mark McShane’s novel of the same name and directed by Tomas Alfredson.
Rachel Weisz Movies
- Love Child
- Seance on a Wet Afternoon
- Dead Ringers
- Black Widow
- Let’s Dance
- The Favourite
- The Light Between Oceans
- Complete Unknown
- The Lobster
Rachel Weisz Net Worth
Weisz has an estimated net worth of $40 million as of 2022.