Jennifer Connelly has been hard at work filming the Apple TV+ sci-fi series Dark Matter in Chicago since early October.
But the actress is now enjoying a short break from her busy schedule back home in New York City to celebrate Thanksgiving.
And apparently with family celebrations on the agenda over the weekend, the mom-of-three headed out on a shopping spree with her three kids: daughter Agnes, 11, son Stellan, 19, who she shares with husband Paul Bettany, and son Kay, 25. , from her previous relationship with photographer David Dugan.
Family time: Jennifer Connelly, 51, took a break from filming the upcoming series Dark Matter in Chicago and made her way home to New York City for the Thanksgiving weekend; She was seen on a shopping spree with daughter Agnes, 11, and sons Kai, 19, and Stellan, 25.
The group of five, when including their dog Wallis in the mix, made several stops during their walk, including a liquor store, and another stop to buy a bouquet of flowers, which Connelly carried herself.
The Requiem For A Dream actress kept her look casual in the fashion department in loose-fitting blue jeans and white-patterned running sneakers.
With the temperature rising between the mid-40s and mid-50s, a black leather jacket with a fur collar also covered it.
Finishing off her ensemble, the US native of New York wore dark sunglasses and a beaded hat over her long, dark brown locks.
quality time; The leading lady held Agnes’ hands as she carried a bouquet of flowers during the shopping spree, which also included the family’s golden retriever Wallis
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Wearing an army green jacket, to match her dark trousers and trainers, Agnes kept her hands deep in her coat pockets during the stroll most of the time.
At some points she was holding hands with her mom, all while Kai took the lead and grabbed the dog’s leash.
In the end, the leading lady took charge of Wallis by taking the leash and going to the front of the pack until they reached their next destination.
Kai wore green army pants and a brown trench coat over a white shirt and brown boots, while Stellan wore black jeans with an army green jacket over a gray T-shirt and black sneakers.
Bettany, who has been married to Connelly for nearly 19 years, was missing from an afternoon stroll.
The British actor is best known to many fans as JARVIS and Vision in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which includes the Disney + series WandaVision (2021)
Hubby at Home: Missed from the shopping spree are Connelly’s husband, Paul Bettany, 51; The couple, who will celebrate their 19th wedding anniversary on January 3, are pictured at the Top Gun: Maverick premiere in San Diego in May.
Blockbuster: Connelly entered promotional mode for Top Gun: Maverick when it dropped in the US on May 27; She can be seen in the promotional photo with co-star Tom Cruise
Connelly filmed Dark Matter for about seven weeks, along with the promotional spin-off Top Gun: Maverick.
Based on the novel of the same name by Blake Crouch, the story follows a Chicago physicist who is transformed into an alternate version of his life, leaving him to fight to get back into his life to prevent the alternate version of himself from harming his family.
Besides Connelly, the series also stars Joel Edgerton as the leading man, along with Alice Braga, Jimmy Simpson, Oakes Figley, and Dayo Okeneyi.
After beginning production on the series nearly two months ago, the shoot isn’t expected to wrap up until sometime in April next year.
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Lead Role: The actress played Penelope ‘Penny’ Benjamin: Maverick’s rekindled love interest, a single mother, innkeeper and daughter of an admiral
Her previous role came in the blockbuster action film Top Gun: Maverick, which also starred Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Louis Pullman, Ed Harris, and Val Kilmer, among others.
After landing in the US in late May, the Top Gun sequel grossed $1.487 billion at the worldwide box office on a budget of $170 million.
Over the past two and a half years, Connelly has starred in the post-apocalyptic thriller Snowpiercer, which premiered on TNT in June 2020 and has since aired two more seasons.
Prior to the premiere of the fourth season in June 2022, it was announced that the show had not been renewed for a fifth season.
“Hanging the hack suit and rubber gun… Thanks to the amazing cast, crew and fans of Snowpiercer, who made it such fun,” she said in an August 12 Instagram post.
It’s an epilogue: Connelly has wrapped up a four-season run on the TNT post-apocalyptic series of dystopian thriller The Snowpiercer’s Daughter