Jan. 11, 2002: Within mere weeks, Connelly began scooping up nominations and awards for her performance as the wife of a troubled mathmetician. This began with her win at the Broadcast Film Critics Awards in Beverly Hills, California. Photo: Gregg DeGuire, Getty Images / WireImage
Oscar winner Jennifer Connelly, born Dec. 12, 1970 in upstate New York, may be 45 now, but she's been making movies for more than 30 years. See her evolution from child actress to one of America's finest dramatic talents.