Jessica Alba Biography
Jessica Alba is an ALMA Award winning actress and businesswoman. She is well known for her role as Max Guevara in the series ” Dark Angel”. Having active in this industry since 1994, she has won various awards for her acting, including the Choice Actress Teen Choice Awards. She is happily married and mother of two children.
Jessica Alba Early Life & Education
Jessica Marie Alba was born on 28th April 1981 in Pomona, California. She is the daughter of Catherine Louisa and Mark David Alba. Alba has one sibling named Joshua. She develops from a diverse background. Her father is Mexican-American, and her mother has Danish and French roots.
As the daughter of a member of the U.S. Air Force, she moved around a lot while growing up, living in California, Mississippi, and Texas before settling back in California. At the age o 16, she attended Claremont High School, and she subsequently attended the Atlantic Theater Company.
Jessica Alba Career
Jessica began studying acting in her early teens and had an agent by the age of 12. She made her film role as Gail in the 1994 comedy “Camp Nowhere.” She also did as a model and did some commercials. Around this time,
Then, she Alba landed a recurring role on the series “The Secret World of Alex Mack” in 1994, playing Jessica, a girl who develops special powers.
Her breakthrough role came when she was given lead role in the science fiction series “Dark Angel” in 2000. She performed Max Guevera, a genetically modified young woman who worked as a bike messenger. She had escaped from a genetics research project that used children as test subjects.
Alba soon appeared on the big screen with Honey (2003), representing a hip-hop dancer and choreographer. Not a critical success, it was popular with teen audiences. She played a unique type of dancer in Sin City (2005), a stripper with book smarts.
In 2005, Alba appeared in a comic book heroine to life in “Fantastic Four.” In which she played Sue Storm, one of four astronauts who gained unusual powers after being exposed to cosmic rays. Her character was able to make herself hidden as well as to create invisible protective force fields. Reprising her role, she also appeared in the 2007 sequel, 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer.
Following to branch out, Alba starred in The Eye (2008), a remake of a Japanese horror film. She played a composer who got an eye transplant, which offers some unexpected and unwanted side effects. Turning to comedy, Alba also has a part in the Mike Myers film The Love Guru (2008).
The Honest Company
Besides that, she also co-founded “The Honest Company” on January 2012, a consumer goods company that sell non-toxic household products, and owns 15 to 20 percent of the company.
Currently, she appears on the reality television show” Planet of the Apps.”
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Jessica Alba Other works
- Alba was ranked No. 1 on Maxim magazine’s Hot 100 list in 2001.
- In 2005, Alba was named one of People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People.
- She appeared in the magazine’s 100 Most Beautiful list in 2007.
- In 2006, Alba placed No.3 on E! Television’s 101 Sexiest Celebrity Bodies.
- In 2006 readers of AskMen.com voted Alba No. 1 on 99 Most Desirable Women
- Maxim Magazine placed Alba on the number 2 spot of their “Top 100” in 2007.
Alba is the only lady who has made the Maxim Magazine Hot 100 list in all the years it was printed; from 2000 to 2014. She looked on Maxim’s 2014 Hot 100 list, finishing 8 and named one of the “100 Hottest Women of All-Time” by Men’s Health. People named her one of 2012 Most Beautiful at Every Age.
Jessica Alba Personal Life
Jessica Alba is happily married woman and mother of two children. She married to her long-term boyfriend, Cash Warren on May 2008. They first met on the set of the “The Fantastic Four, ” and from there the couple began to date each other.
Soon they became an engaged, and after three years of their engagement, the two decided to get married. Their wedding bell set on May 19, 2008. As a loving spouse, the couple welcomed their first child a daughter named Honor Marie Warren, on June 7, 2008, in Los Angeles.
Jessica Alba became a mother of second time on August 13, 2011, Haven Garner Warren. The couple announced in July 2017 that they are expecting their third child.
Jessica Alba has a tattoo of a daisy with a ladybug on it on the back of her neck.
Jessica Alba was previously engaged to her long term boyfriend, Michael Weatherly in 2003. The couple was met on the set of “Dark Angel” in 2000. But the couple ended their engagement later for an unknown reason.
Alba was also rumored to be dating Derek Jeter (2004) and Mark Wahlberg (2003).
Jessica Alba Net Worth
Alba has a great name and fame in this entertainment industry. She is the co-founder of “The Honest Company”. The company is now said to be worth $1.7 billion. Forbes has identified Alba one of America’s richest entrepreneurs under 40.
As of April 2017, she had a net worth of $350 million. To know more about her, you can follow her social sites like Facebook Twitter and Instagram.