JESSICA BIEL BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:
Jessica Biel was born on March 3rd, 1982 in Ely, Minnesota with the middle name Claire, born to parents Kimberly and Jonathan Biel. She was raised in Boulder, Colorado. As a young girl she first became interested in entertainment as a vocalist and would perform locally in musical theater in such plays as, "Annie" and "Beauty and the Beast".
She soon developed an interest in modeling and entered the International Modeling and Talent Association's Annual Conference in 1994. She began appearing in a number of commercials for such products as Dulux Paint and Pringles, and continued to take on modeling jobs that came her direction. Her career in acting started at the age of fourteen when she appeared on the television series, "7th Heaven" (1996) which helped her break into the film industry.
She was then seen on, "Ulee's Gold" (1997) "I'll Be Home for Christmas" (1998), "Summer Catch" (2001), "The Rules of Attraction" (2002), "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" (2003) and "Cellular" (2004). Along with working as an actress she tried to pursue a college degree between 2000 and 2002 at Tufts University in Massachusetts, however, after completing one and a half years she chose to move to California for good to continue pursuing her career as an actress.
Some of her latest film roles have been in, "Stealth" (2005), "The Illusionist" (2006), "Home of the Brave" (2006), "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry" (2007), "Powder Blue" (2007) and "Easy Virtue" (2008) for which she also sang two of the sound tracks for the film, "Mad About the Boy" and "When the Going Gets Tough".
Biel is also very involved with a number of charities such as Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, PETA and in 2007 she co-founded the Make a Difference Network. Jessica has also received a number of media honors throughout her career such as being ranked #98 in VHI's 100 Hottest list as well as ranked #99 in Stuff magazine's, "102 Sexiest Women in the World" in 2002.
Soon to release in 2012 are her latest film roles in, "Playing the Field", "Total Recall" and "The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea". She remains living and working in Los Angeles, California and has yet to marry or have any children of her own.
2012 The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
2012 Total Recall
2012 Playing the Field
2011 The Tall Man
2011 New Year's Eve
2010 The A-Team
2010 Valentine's Day
2009 Planet 51
2009 Saturday Night Live
2009 Powder Blue
2008 Easy Virtue
2008 Hole in the Paper Sky
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry
2006 Home of the Brave
1996-2006 7th Heaven
2006 The Illusionist
2005 Family Guy
2004 Blade: Trinity
2003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
2002 The Rules of Attraction
2001 Summer Catch
1998 I'll Be Home for Christmas
1997 Ulee's Gold
1994 It's a Digital World