Has beaten a host of Hollywood stars to land the coveted lead in the I DREAM OF JEANNIE movie. (August 25, 2005)
Confessed recently she wanted to remain virgin until the legal age, 18. (July 18, 2005)
Credits her blonde hair with attracting new boyfriend Cash Warren, because it gives her a softer, more approachable image. (July 18, 2005)
Says she doesn’t want to date actors. (July 18, 2005)
Says she is embarrassed about her performances in her early movies PARANOID and SLEEPING DICTIONARY and wishes she had stood up more to film-makers. (July 12, 2005)
Has slammed critics of FANTASTIC FOUR, for filling internet message boards and fansites with racist complaints about her casting. She dyed her hair blonde for her part as Sue Storm, because the superhero is a fair, white-skinned siren in the original comic book stories. But Alba is horrified the movie fans are still upset about her Latina features, despite her acting skills. (July 12, 2005)
Refuses to strip off on screen, as she wants to be praised for her acting prowess instead of her body. (July 12, 2005)
Offers her acting talents for free to raise money for AIDS charity Amfar as she’s wiling to star unpaid in one of producer Bob Weinstein's movies, if he agreed to bid $100,000 for tennis lessons with sports stars Monica Seles and Boris Becker. Weinstein agreed. (May 25, 2005)
Is among Teen People's 25 Hottest Stars Under 25 in 2005.
Didn't bare all ast a stripper in SIN CITY (2005) because she didn't want to answer his father.
Was so terrified about stripping off for revealing scenes in new comic book adaptation Sin City she got drunk and visited strip clubs to prepare.
Mark Wahlberg and Jessica Alba spent a wild New Year's Eve together in Miami, Florida. (January 7, 2004)
Is a big fan of FLASHDANCE (1983)
She was #1 on Maxim's Hot 100 Babe List. (2001)
Her mother has a French-Danish heritage, while her father descends from Mexican-Indian and Spanish lineage.