Celebrate Jennifer Connelly’s Birthday With These Unforgettable Looks

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Katie Jerkovich Entertainment Reporter
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It’s Jennifer Connelly’s birthday on Wednesday.

In honor of the 48-year-old actress’ day, we scoured the internet to find her most unforgettable looks on the red carpet and stage to date.  (RELATED: Take A Look Back At Adriana Lima’s Career With Victoria’s Secret)

Born in the Catskill Mountains, New York, the “Mullholland Falls” star is probably best known for the lead female part in the musical fantasy adventure alongside the late David Bowie in the “Labyrinth” in 1986 produced by “Star Wars” legend George Lucas. The story, about a teenage girl who has to go on an adventure to find her baby brother who’s been kidnapped by the Goblin king, has become a cult classic. (RELATED: Celebrate National Selfie Day With The Hottest Selfies On Instagram [SLIDESHOW])

While she had landed a few small parts on the big and small screen before that, Jim Henson’s adventure helped give her great exposure and soon she would get the call to star in movies like Disney’s 1991 film “The Rocketeer.” (RELATED: Celebrate Alessandra Ambrosio’s Birthday With Her Most Scandalous Pics [SLIDESHOW])

During her career, she’s appeared in dozens of movies including “Dark City” in 1998, “A Beautiful Mind” with Russell Crowe in 2001 and “The Day The Earth Stood Still” in 2008, just to name a few. (RELATED: Check Out The Hottest Looks From The 60th Grammy Awards [SLIDESHOW])

Recently, Connelly made headlines with news that she was joining Tom Cruise in “Top Gun: Maverick” due out in 2020, the highly anticipated sequel to the 1986 hit “Top Gun.” (RELATED: Celebrate Anna Kendrick’s Birthday With Her Hottest Looks [SLIDESHOW])

We can hardly wait! Happy Birthday, Jennifer!