Jessica Chastain wins best actress Oscar

By Steve Gorman
Updated March 28 2022 - 3:41am, first published 3:36am
US star Jessica Chastain has won the best actress Oscar for The Eyes of Tammy Faye.

Jessica Chastain has won the Academy Award for best lead actress for her mascara-laden title role as the on-air preaching partner and wife of Christian televangelist Jim Bakker in The Eyes of Tammy Faye, chronicling the couple's rise and fall.



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