Jessica Chastain to Get CinemaCon Honor

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Jessica Chastain

The Oscar-nominated actress will next be seen in 'The Zookeeper's Wife.'

Jessica Chastain will be honored with the Female Star of the Year award at this year's CinemaCon. 

The actress is best known for her Oscar-nominated roles in Zero Dark Thirty and The Help, and has also appeared in Interstellar and A Most Violent Year. She will next be seen in Focus Features' The Zookeeper's Wife.  

Chastain will receive the award at CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement ceremony, which will take place March 30 at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners, runs March 27 to 30 in Las Vegas.