Rachel Hannah Weisz was born in London to a psychoanalyst mother and a mechanical engineer father. Rachel Weisz, who started her modeling career at the age of 14, became interested in acting while studying at Cambridge University. Rachel Weisz, who was also the founder of a student theater group during her university years, managed to win awards with this drama group.
Rachel Weisz, who started her professional career in 1992 with a role in the TV series “The Advocates”, made her film debut with the 1994 movie “Death Machine” after starring in several TV series. Rachel Weisz, who got her first major role in the 1996 movie “Chain Reaction”, starred with Keanu Reeves and Morgan Freeman in this movie.
The year 1999 has a great significance in Rachel Weisz's career. Rachel Weisz, who played in both “Sunshine” and “The Mummy” movies in the same year, became a world-renowned star with the character of Evelyn Carnahan. Rachel Weisz, who also appeared in the sequel “The Mummy Returns” in 2001, was also appreciated for her performance in the movie “Enemy at the Gates” in the same year.
Rachel Weisz, who shared the same set with Keanu Reeves in the 2005 movie “Constantine”, won the Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Oscar the same year for her performance in the movie “The Constant Gardener”. The famous actress, who starred in the 2010 movie “The Whistleblower”, starred in the movie “The Bourne Legacy” two years later.
Rachel Weisz, who has managed to fit a wide variety of movies from drama to action into her career, shared the lead role with Colin Farrell in the Cannes Jury Prize-winning movie “The Lobster”. Rachel Weisz was nominated for an Oscar again for her performance in the 2008 movie “The Favorite.” Rachel Weisz continues to appear in various movie and TV series projects.
Notes from Rachel Weisz's career
Rachel Weisz co-starred with Joseph Fiennes in the 2001 film “Enemy at the Gate”. She also acted in the films “Sunshine” in 1999 and “Backyard” in 2005 with Joseph Fiennes' brother, Ralph Fiennes.