In the early 2000s, Jessica Alba was everywhere. In everything from Sin City to the superhero flick Fantastic Four, and finally the thriller film Into the Blue, the beautiful actress was beyond well-known for her screen time.
Then, all of a sudden, she all but disappeared. Alba’s personal life started to interfere with her professional life, and her face was seen less and less. Let’s take a stroll down memory lane and see where the actress came from and where she is today.
California Girl Thorugh and Through
Jessica Alba grew up in a modest household in Claremont, California. Her mother worked as a fry-cook, flipping burgers during the day and working as a bartender in the evenings. And her father worked as a cook during the night after his career in the Air Force.
The young Alba never thought she fit into her family, once saying, “I always thought I was born into the wrong family, that I was… royalty, and nobody knew it but me.”