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Jessica Chastain honors LGBTQ community with Best Actress win
"I just want you to know that you're unconditionally loved for the uniqueness that is you," Chastain said after winning Best Actress at the 2022 Academy Awards.
Jessica Chastain brought the HIV activist from Tammy Faye's 1985 interview to Oscars luncheon
The Best Actress frontrunner brought Steve Pieters to the Academy luncheon after she said his on-air interview with Tammy Faye "saved lives" during the AIDS crisis.
How Jessica Chastain prepared for singing as Tammy Faye: 'Bourbon'
The two-time Oscar nominee joins EW's The Awardist podcast to discuss her first time in heavy prosthetics and her first singing-extensive role in The Eyes of Tammy Faye.
Watch Jessica Chastain's shocking facial transformation on The Eyes of Tammy Faye set
EW has an exclusive sneak peek at the hours of makeup and prosthetic work Chastain underwent to become Tammy Faye in the Oscar-buzzed biopic.
Jessica Chastain, Drag Race queen Ginger Minj on how Tammy Faye's love 'saved lives' of gay people
EW debuts a sweet video in which the queens, who've both portrayed Tammy Faye, praise the televangelist's embrace of people with HIV and AIDS.

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Jessica Chastain wants to show Tammy Faye Bakker was not the villain 'sexist culture' made her to be
"I looked for a really seedy side that I thought was true and I just couldn't find it," the actress tells EW of the vast research she did to tackle playing the larger-than-life televangelist.
Jessica Chastain stares down religious bigots in glittery Eyes of Tammy Faye trailer
See the actress' radical transformation into the fallen televangelist in the first trailer for Michael Showalter's buzzy awards contender.