Jessica Biel Biography
Jessica Claire Biel (born March 3, 1982) is a former American model and actress who has starred in several Hollywood films, including Summer Catch. The remake of The Texas Chainsaw. She is known for playing Mary Camden in the 7th Heaven family drama series.
Jessica Claire Biel was born in Ely, Minnesota, to Kimberly Biel (Conroe, maiden name), a housewife, and Jon Biel, an entrepreneur. He has a younger brother, Justin, was born in 1985.
Biel is a descendant of Native Americans (Choctaw), Germans, French, English, and Irish.
The Biel family lived in Texas, Connecticut, and Illinois before finally settling in Boulder, Colorado.
Jessica Biel Career
Biel, initially, practiced to become a singer and appear in several musical productions of his hometown, playing roles in productions such as Annie, The Sound of Music and Beauty and the Beast.
At age 12, Biel attends The International Modeling and Talent Association Conference in Los Angeles, where she was discovered and signed by a talent agency.
He began his work as a model making print ads, as well as those that appear in commercials for products such as Deluxe Paint and Pringles.
Jessica Biel Road to Fame (1996-2002)
At 14, she auditioned for several television pilots, Biel was chosen to personify the older sister of the family drama, 7th Heaven, titled in Spain Siete en el Paraiso.
Originally, the show was planned to air on FOX but was changed by The WB Television Network.
7th Heaven has lasted 11 seasons, making it the longest-running family drama in the history of television, and it also became the show with the highest rating of The WB.
The first role in a feature film by Biel was in the acclaimed drama of Peter Fonda’s granddaughter called Ulee’s Gold, released in 1997.
His role was to play a gothic and rebellious teenager. A role for which he obtained a Young Artist Award.
In the spring of 1998, during a break from the 7th Heaven recordings, Biel starred in the Christmas movie I’ll Be Home for Christmas, along with Jonathan Taylor Thomas.
Jessica Biel at the 2005 Stealth premiere
Biel’s film career began when he played the Duchess Sophie von Teschen in The Illusionist. co-starring Edward Norton, and Paul Giamatti.
the film received many positive reviews, and it was a turning point for Biel, who had previously had more contemporary roles.
In the 2006 film, Home of the Brave. Biel plays a veteran of the Iraq war, a drama about soldiers struggling to adapt in society after facing war.
His performance was well receive. But commercially the film was a failure.
After having been presenting it in cinemas, the film finally went straight to the DVD at the end of 2007.
Biel and his co-star of Home of the Brave. Samuel L. Jackson was nominated by the Prism Awards for their respective performances.
Jessica Biel Efforts
It is rumor that Biel is planning to record an album with the help of her boyfriend Justin Timberlake, however. She has deni the reports, noting: “I do not think I’m really going to release an album with Justin at the moment.
Do a musical or a musical film, that although it sounds impressive. “
Jessica plays 2 songs on the Easy Virtue soundtrack. Mad About the Boy and When the Going Gets Tough. Launched on November 3.
Jessica Biel Charity Works
On July 18, 2006, Biel participat in the charity auction to increase funds for doctors of the young. Molly Bloom of Colorado. Who was injur in a car accident?
John Schiffner of Fergus Falls, Minnesota offer $ 30,000 to have dinner with Biel.
“I promise you, I’m a cheap date,” Biel said. Biel and Schiffner dined at The Palm restaurant in Denver. on August 18, 2006.
In early 2007, Jessica co-founded the Make the Difference Network with her father, Jon Biel, and another partner, Kent McBride.
Make The Difference Network (MTDN) is social ed. Aimed at connecting non-profit organizations with potential donors and thus increase. The awareness of small and medium-sized non-profit organizations.