Is the face of Revlon (2005).
Her Austrian-born mother is of part Italian descent
When asked who her idols were, she named Gena Rowlands, Katharine Hepburn, Jack Nicholson, Shirley MacLaine, Ingrid Bergman, Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin.
Beat out Nicole Kidman for the role of Georgie Jutland in Dirt Music (2009).
Her favorite movie is Nicolas Roeg and Donald Cammell's psychedelic 1970 masterpiece Performance (1970).
She was offered the role of "Becky" in Clerks II (2006). She couldn't do it because of scheduling conflicts. The role eventually went to Rosario Dawson.
Has a younger sister named Minnie Weisz.
Is of Hungarian (from her father's side) and Austrian (from mother's side) descent.
Studying English at Cambridge University, Weisz formed the Talking Tongues theater company and at 1991's Edinburgh Festival won a student drama award for a play she wrote and acted in.
Was offered a large part in the Richard Gere movie King David (1985) when she was only 14. Her parents wouldn't let her do it.
Lives in a US$450,000 London apartment and drives a Jaguar.
She has recently become a patron of The X Appeal, which is the official charity of the Royal College of Radiologists.
Good friends with fellow British actors Jude Law and Susan Lynch.
Dated director Sam Mendes. (2001)
Educated at the prestigious St Paul's Girls School in London. Was in the same class as actress Emily Mortimer.
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