Rachel Weisz is a British-American actress known for her impressive range and talent on the big screen.

She was born in London in 1970 and grew up in a family of academics.

Weisz studied English at Trinity Hall, Cambridge before starting her acting career.

The Mummy was her breakout role in 1999. She has appeared in numerous critically acclaimed films since then, including "The Constant Gardener" and "The Lobster" for which she won an Academy Award.

Weisz is known for her ability to portray complex characters with ease, and her performances have earned her a loyal following of fans and respect from her peers in the industry.

In addition to her successful acting career, Weisz is also an advocate for social justice and has worked with various organizations to promote human rights and equality.