Jessica Alba (Jessica Marie Alba) was born on April 28, 1981 in Pomona, USA. She is an American actress that got her worldwide fame after series ‘Dark Angel’ (2000) where she played a character of Max Guevara.
Because of her beauty and a sexipile she decided to be a model and appeared in many commercials. She became the girl that everybody wanted for their projects. She appeared many times in the ‘Sexiest woman in the world’ list. After she showed her acting talent aswell she established her name as a big celebrity.
Her father Mark is Mexican-American and her mother Catherine has French and Danish roots. While growing up she moved around a lot because she was the daughter of a parents that worked for the U.S. Air Force. The family lived in Texas and Mississippi, before the family finally settled down in California. By the age of 12, she started studying acting and had an agent. After graduation on Claremont High School, she attended the David Mamet’s Atlantic Theater Company.
Her first big screen debut was in the comedy ‘Camp Nowhere’ (1994). A year after she played in the ‘Nickelodeon’s ‘The Secret World’ of Alex Mack and was followed by a small part in the award-winning film ‘Leaving Las Vegas’ (1995) with co-star Nicolas Cage. A few years later she appeared in ‘Never Been Kissed’ (1999), a movie where her co-star was Drew Barymoore. But it was her role of the Max Guevara, genetically-engineered super-soldier, on TV series ‘Dark Angel’ that brought her to her career breakthrough.
It also brought her most notable role ‘Sin City’ (2005) where she played a character of an exotic dancer Nancy Callahan. Jessica kept filming many movies and she played a lot of different characters. In 2007, she was cast to play in the psychological thriller ‘Awake’. In 2008, she appeared in her sexy role of Nancy Callahan in ‘Sin City 2’. She has won many important awards for her acting: Saturn Award Best Actress on Television, ALMA Award for Favorite Movie Actress, ALMA Special Achievement Award and Won MTV Movie Award.
Alba’s most known movies are: Sin City: A Dame to Kill, For Some Kind of Beautiful, The Spoils of Babylon, Years of Living Dangerously, Dear Eleanor, Stretch Meet Bill,The Eye, The Love Guru, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Good Luck Chuck and Fantastic Four.
As for her love life, Jessica once was involved in a longterm relationship with her ‘Dark Angel’ co-star Michael Weatherly to whom she was even engaged. Just a few months after their break up, Jesica began dating Cash Warren, movie director. In 2008, Jessica gave birth to a little girl and named her Honor Marie.