About Jessica Alba
Jessica Marie Alba (born April 28, 1981) 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 age 19 as the lead actress of the television series ‘Dark Angel’, for 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’.
As well as her acting career, Jessica Alba co-founded ‘The Honest Company’ in 2011, a consumer goods company that sells baby, personal and household products and launched her own skincare brand ‘Honest Beauty’ 4 years later. Alba has also carried out plenty of activism work, lobbying in support of the Safe Chemicals Act in 2011, returning again in 2015 when lawmakers attempted to replace the bill. Other charities and causes Alba has supported include Clothes Off Our Back, Habitat For Humanity, National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, Project HOME, RADD and countless others. Learn More…