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Jodie Foster

Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress, film director, producer as well as being a former child actress. Foster began acting in commercials at three years of age, and her first significant role came in the 1976 film Taxi Driver as the preteen prostitute Iris for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Also that year, she starred in the cult film The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1989 for playing a rape survivor in The Accused. In 1991, she starred in The Silence of the Lambs as Clarice Starling, a gifted FBI trainee, assisting in a hunt for a serial killer. This performance received international acclaim and her second Academy Award for Best Actress. She received her fourth Academy Award nomination for playing a hermit in Nell (1994). Other popular films include Maverick (1994), Contact (1997), Panic Room (2002), Flightplan (2005), Inside Man (2006), The Brave One (2007), and Nim's Island (2008). Foster's films have spanned a wide variety of genres, from family films to horror. In addition to her two Academy Awards she has won two BAFTA Awards for three films, two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a People's Choice Award, and has received two Emmy nominations. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jodie Foster, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 19, 1962 In Los Angeles, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
44
First Appeared:
In the movie Kansas City Bomber 1972-08-02
Latest Project:
Movie Hotel Artemis 2018-06-07
Known For
Poster of Elysium
Poster of Inside Man
Filmography
Movie Hotel Artemis Jean Thomas / Nurse 2018-06-07
Movie Photographer Zoe Alexander 2015-01-08
Movie Summertime Audrey 2014-08-01
Movie Elysium Delacourt 2013-08-07
Movie Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal Clarice Starling 2011-12-17
Movie Carnage Penelope 2011-09-16
Movie Quick Becky Thatcher 2011-07-21
Movie The Beaver Meredith Black 2011-02-11
Movie Personal Effects - The Space Between Loss and Love Anna Leonowens 2009-02-06
Movie Motherhood Jodie Foster 2009-01-21
Movie Nim's Island Alexandra Rover 2008-04-03
Movie Rudo & Cursi Hélène 2008-12-19
Movie The Brave One Erica Bain 2007-09-14
Movie Inside Man Madeleine White 2006-03-23
Movie Flightplan Kyle Pratt 2005-09-22
Movie Aislados Nell Kellty 2005-04-24
Movie A Very Long Engagement Elodie Gordes 2004-10-26
Movie The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing Herself 2004-01-01
Series Unknown Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys Sister Assumpta 2002-06-14
Movie Panic Room Meg Altman 2002-03-29
Movie The Making of The Silence of the Lambs: Inside the Labyrinth Interviewee 2001-01-01
Movie Making 'Taxi Driver' 1999-06-14
Movie Anna and the King Anna Leonowens 1999-12-16
Series Rove Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Contact Eleanor Arroway 1997-07-11
Movie Five Corners Linda 1987-09-11
Movie Mesmerized Victoria 1985-11-18
Movie Le Sang des autres Hélène 1984-05-02
Movie Svengali Zoe Alexander 1983-03-09
Movie Foxes Jeanie 1980-02-29
Movie Movies Are My Life Self 1978-10-06
Movie Candleshoe Casey 1977-12-16
Movie Beach House Teresina 1977-10-27
Movie Taxi Driver Iris Steensma 1976-02-07
Movie The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane Rynn Jacobs 1976-12-25
Movie Bugsy Malone Tallulah 1976-06-26
Movie Freaky Friday Annabel Andrews 1976-12-17
Movie Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore Audrey 1974-12-09
Movie Smile Jenny, You're Dead Liberty Cole 1974-02-03
Series The Addams Family Pugsley Addams (voice) 1973-09-08
Movie Tom Sawyer Becky Thatcher 1973-01-01
Series The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan Anne Chan 1972-09-09
Movie Kansas City Bomber Rita 1972-08-02