CELEBRITIES BIO 3
Jessica Alba was born on April 28, 1981, in Pomona, California. She has one brother Joshua who is younger than her and their mother was a lifeguard. Her father was in Air Force and because of that, they had to move from cities to cities until finally, they settled in Claremont, California.
Alba suffered from various physical ailments in her early life. Partially collapsed lungs, ruptured appendix, asthma and tonsillar cyst were some of the problems that she dealt with as a child. She also suffered from obsessive-compulsive disorder.
The acting was her interest from the very young age. When she was 11 she went to acting competition in Beverly Hills and she won a prize there. The prize was free acting classes that helped her to go on with her interest.
Talking about her early life education, she went to Claremont High School and graduated in 1997 and then she attended the Atlantic Theatre Company.
Her role on the big screen started very early.
In 1994 she started with ‘Camp nowhere’ and because of her mother’s job that was a lifeguard she became a perfect swimmer before she was two and that helped her to use her swimming skills in a show called ‘Flipper’. The show started in 1995 and lasted until 1997.
In 1998 she played a role in a crime drama film called ‘Brooklyn South’ and in 1999 she played in a comedy named ‘P.U.N.K’.
If we want to talk about her career, there will be a long list of her different roles and the interesting thing about her is that she never played in the same genre. She has all the different genres in her job’s experiments.
She is not only a famous actress but a businesswoman too. Together with Chris Gavigan, she launched ‘The Honest Company’ in 2012.
It provides consumers a collection of toxin-free household goods, diapers, and body care products. In 2013, she came up with a book ‘The Honest Life’.
‘Dark Angel’ series brought her several awards like Saturn Best Actress Award and Teen Choice Actress Award.
Also, she was nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress. The Young Hollywood Superstar of Tomorrow Award was another award given to her in 2005 for her outstanding talent and artistic capabilities.
In 2006 she got an MTV Movie Award for her performance in ‘Sin City’.
‘Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer’ brought her another award in 2008 and the same year another award was given to her for ‘The Eye’.
Jessica Alba got married in May 2008 with Cash Warren and they have two daughters, Honor Marie Warren and Haven Garner Warren.
Besides her busy life, she is also an activist for charitable organizations.