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Jessica Chastain Celebrates the Opening of 'Zookeeper's Wife'

Jessica Chastain looks beautiful as always while stepping out for a screening of her movie The Zookeeper’s Wife on Friday night (March 31) at The Landmark in Los Angeles.

The Oscar-nominated actress’ movie opened in theaters that day. The film is in the least amount of theaters for the several wide release movies that just opened up and it will debut in the top ten with a gross of around $3 million for the weekend.

“💖My film opens today💖 After watching it, please share with me what you think you would’ve done in Antonina’s place,” Jessica wrote on Twitter that day.

FYI: Jessica is wearing a Prada dress and Christian Louboutin heels.

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Jessica Chastain Goes Glam for Hollywood Premiere of 'The Zookeeper's Wife'

Jessica Chastain look stunning as she arrives at the premiere of The Zookeeper’s Wife on Monday night (March 27) at the ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood.

The actress was joined at the premiere by her co-stars Johan Heldenbergh, Iddo Goldberg and wife Ashley Madekwe, and director Niki Caro.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jessica Chastain

Over the weekend, Jessica celebrated her 40th birthday in Mexico!

“This has been a birthday to remember. Thank you all for your lovely wishes!!! They filled me with so much joy. I had such a beautiful time relaxing in Mexico. Now back to work!” Jessica captioned the below Instagram pic.

FYI: Jessica is wearing an Alexander McQueen dress, Piaget jewelry, and Charlotte Olympia shoes.

10+ pictures inside stars inside the premiere…

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Jessica Chastain Explains How She Chooses Her Roles

Jessica Chastain is all smiles while making an appearance at the Build Series on Tuesday afternoon (March 21) in New York City.

The Oscar-nominated actress was joined by her The Zookeeper’s Wife director Niki Caro for the interview.

Jessica has been doing a lot of press for her upcoming film and she recently opened up about how she chooses her roles.

“I’m drawn to characters that challenge the status quo, that challenge the expectations of what they’re supposed to be,” Jessica said in an interview with Yahoo. “Even the small supporting characters that I play in films, I just want to make sure that these women are multi-dimensinal woman, and they’re not objects of the male character, they’re subjects. They have their own stories, their own lives, their own hopes and dreams.”

“A lot of people say to me I play strong women. I think every woman is strong. I think I just choose parts that are well-written female roles,” Jessica added.

FYI: Jessica is wearing a The Row outfit.

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Disney's Live-Action 'Mulan' Movie Might Not Feature Songs

One of the upcoming live-action movies that Disney has in the works is Mulan, but a lot of fans will be upset to hear that there likely will not be songs in the film.

Director Niki Caro recently spoke out about plans for the film.

“Yes, from what I understand, no songs right now, much to the horror of my children,” Niki told Moviefone.

Some of the songs featured in Mulan include “Reflection,” “I’ll Make a Man Out of You,” and “Honor to Us All.”

Niki is currently working with producer Sean Bailey on developing the film. “His sensibility and mine for the material is right in sync. It’s a big, girly martial arts epic. It will be extremely muscular and thrilling and entertaining and moving,” she said.

Niki directed the film The Zookeeper’s Wife, which hits theaters on March 31.