Rachel Weisz in the Mummy | 1999

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Rachel Weisz in the Mummy | 1999

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz and John Hannah
Directed by: Stephen Sommers
About this actor

Rachel Hannah Weisz (pronounced /ˈvaɪs/, like the word "vice"; born 7 March 1970) is an English screen and theatre actress and fashion model. She gained wide public recognition after her portrayal of Evelyn "Evy" Carnahan-O'Connell in the films The Mummy and The Mummy Returns. In 2002, she starred opposite Hugh Grant in the hit About a Boy and continued to garner leading roles in Hollywood productions. Her performance in The Constant Gardener (2005) won her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, along with other major motion picture awards. Weisz was born in Westminster, London, England, and grew up in the Hampstead Garden Suburb. Her mother, Edith Ruth (née Teich), is a teacher turned psychotherapist who was born in Vienna, Austria. Her father, George Weisz, is a Hungarian-born inventor and engineer. Her parents fled to England during the Second World War. Weisz' father is Jewish and her mother is of Jewish, Catholic Viennese, and Italian descent. Weisz's maternal grandfather...

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