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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, Californie, États-Unis
Movie/TV Credits:
84
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Hotel Artemis 2017-12-31
Known For
Poster of Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs'
Poster of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Poster of All About Bette
Poster of The Addams Family
Filmography
Movie Hotel Artemis 2017-12-31
Movie Elysium Delacourt 2013-08-07
Movie The Beaver Meredith Black 2011-02-11
Movie Carnage Penelope 2011-09-16
Movie Nim's Island Alexandra Rover 2008-04-03
Movie AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition Herself 2007-06-20
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 The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing Herself 2004-01-01
Movie A Very Long Engagement Elodie Gordes 2004-10-26
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Panic Room Meg Altman 2002-03-29
Movie The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys Sister Assumpta 2002-06-14
Movie Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' Herself 2001-01-01
Series Rove Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Making 'Taxi Driver' 1999-06-14
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Anna and the King Anna Leonowens 1999-12-16
Movie Three Gorges: The Biggest Dam in the World Narrator 1998-01-01
Movie Everest The Death Zone narrator 1998-02-24
Movie Contact Eleanor Arroway 1997-07-11
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Maverick Annabelle Bransford 1994-05-20
Movie Nell Nell Kellty 1994-12-23
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie All About Bette 1994-07-17
Movie Sommersby Laurel Sommersby 1993-02-05
Series Frasier Guest Caller - Marlene 1993-09-16
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Movie Night Falls 1992-04-20
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie The Silence of the Lambs Clarice Starling 1991-02-01
Movie Little Man Tate Dede Tate 1991-09-06
Movie Shadows and Fog Prostitute 1991-12-05
Movie Catchfire Anne Benton 1990-04-03
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Stealing Home Katie Chandler 1988-08-26
Movie The Accused Sarah Tobias 1988-10-14
Movie Five Corners Linda 1987-09-11
Movie Siesta Nancy 1987-11-11
Movie Mesmerized Victoria 1985-11-18
Movie The Hotel New Hampshire Frannie Berry 1984-03-09
Movie The Blood of Others Hélène 1984-05-02
Movie Svengali Zoe Alexander 1983-03-09
Series Harty Unknown 1983-09-20
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Foxes Jeanie 1980-02-29
Movie Carny Donna 1980-05-23
Movie Movies Are My Life Self 1978-10-06
Movie Candleshoe Casey 1977-12-16
Movie Stop Calling Me Baby! Isabelle Tristan 1977-10-26
Movie Beach House Teresina 1977-10-27
Movie Echoes of a Summer Deirdre 1976-02-06
Movie Taxi Driver Iris Steensma 1976-02-07
Movie Freaky Friday Annabel Andrews 1976-12-17
Movie Bugsy Malone Tallulah 1976-06-26
Movie The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane Rynn Jacobs 1976-12-25
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Paper Moon Addie Pray 1974-09-12
Movie Smile Jenny, You're Dead Liberty Cole 1974-02-03
Movie Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore Audrey 1974-12-09
Movie Tom Sawyer Becky Thatcher 1973-01-01
Movie One Little Indian Martha 1973-06-20
Series Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice Elizabeth Henderson 1973-09-26
Series The Addams Family Pugsley Addams (voice) 1973-09-08
Movie Napoleon and Samantha Samantha 1972-07-05
Series Ghost Story Unknown 1972-03-17
Series The New Scooby-Doo Movies Pugsley Addams (voice) 1972-09-09
Movie Kansas City Bomber Rita 1972-08-02
Series Kung Fu Unknown 1972-10-14
Series The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan Anne Chan 1972-09-09
Series ABC Afterschool Special Unknown 1972-10-04
Series The Paul Lynde Show Unknown 1972-09-13
Movie Menace on the Mountain Suellen McIver 1970-03-01
Series The Courtship of Eddie's Father Unknown 1969-09-17
Series Medical Center Unknown 1969-09-24
Series Julia Unknown 1968-09-17
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Series Daniel Boone Unknown 1964-09-24
Series My Three Sons Unknown 1960-09-29
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18