Why Famous: Breakthrough role came in the film "Chain Reaction" (1996), leading to a high-profile role as Evelyn Carnahan-O'Connell in the films "The Mummy" (1999) and "The Mummy Returns" (2001). Other notable films she has starred in include "Enemy at the Gates", "About a Boy", "Constantine and The Fountain".
For her supporting role in "The Constant Gardener", she received an Academy Award, a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors' Guild award.
- 2011-06-22 British actor best known as British secret agent "James Bond" Daniel Craig (43) weds film and theatre actress Rachel Weisz (41) at a private ceremony in New York
- 1999-05-04 "The Mummy" film directed by Stephen Sommers starring Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz and John Hannah premieres in the US