Jessica Marie Alba is an American actress and businesswoman. She began her television and movie appearances at age 13 in Camp Nowhere and The Secret World of Alex Mack, but rose to prominence at 19, as the lead actress of the television series Dark Angel, in which she received a Golden Globe nomination. Her big screen breakthrough came in Honey. She soon established herself as a Hollywood actress, and has starred in numerous box office hits throughout her career, including Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Good Luck Chuck, The Eye, Valentine's Day, Little Fockers, and Mechanic: Resurrection. She is a frequent collaborator of director Robert Rodriguez, having starred in Sin City, Machete, Spy Kids: All the Time in the World, Machete Kills, and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. Since 2019, Alba stars in the Spectrum action crime series L.A.'s Finest.
|Born||Jessica Marie Alba, April 28, 1981, Pomona, California, U.S.|
|Net worth||US$340 million (May 2016)|
Star of James Cameron's Dark Angel, a role that won her an ALMA Award for Breakthrough Actress of the Year in 2001. She went on to star in Sin City and was named the Sexiest Woman in the World by FHM magazine in 2007. In 2019, she began starring in LA's Finest. Her other film roles include Spy Kids 4, Fantastic 4, Honey and Good Luck Chuck.
As a child, she suffered from collapsed lungs twice and was frequently plagued with pneumonia.
AskMen.com voted her the number one Most Desirable Woman in 2006.
She starred as Sue Storm, the Invisible Woman, with Julian McMahon in Fantastic 4.
Businesspeople in online retailing. Hispanic and Latino American businesspeople. Businesspeople from Mississippi. American retail chief executives. Hispanic and Latino American actresses. American video game actresses. Businesspeople from Texas. Former Roman Catholics. Businesspeople from Los Angeles. American women chief executives