American actress and director
Jodie Foster Rank
Jodie Foster Rank
About Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster (Alicia Christian Foster ) is an American actress and director.
Films: "Taxi Driver", "The Accused", "The Silence of the Lambs", "Nell", "Contact", "Panic Room", "Home for the Holidays" (director), "The Beaver" (director).
TV: "House of Cards" (director), "Orange Is the New Black" (director).
She has been nominated for 4 Academy Awards (2 wins), 4 Baftas (3 wins), 7 Golden Globes (2 wins) and 2 Emmy Awards.
Her Personal Life
She is married to photographer Alexandra Hedison and she has 2 sons. She came out in a speech at the 2013 Golden Globe Awards.
John Hinckley, Jr. attempted to assassinate U.S. President Ronald Reagan in 1981, because he wanted to impress her!
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Famous quotes by Jodie Foster
But the reason I became, why I wanted to be in the business was because there was Midnight Cowboy.Jodie Foster
I didn't have any ambition to produce big mainstream popcorn movies.Jodie Foster
I don't know if I see myself as really an action hero, but I like doing physical movies and I like doing movies where the writing is very lean.Jodie Foster
I fantasize about having a manual job where I can come home at night, read a book and not feel responsible for what will happen the next day.Jodie Foster
I had to take my makeup off at work every night. I wasn't allowed to do it at home because my mom said that when your work day is done, you're done with work.Jodie Foster
I have, in some ways, saved characters that have been marginalized by society by playing them - and having them still have dignity and still survive, still get through it.Jodie Foster
I love European movies and I kind of grew up on European films.Jodie Foster
I think an artist's responsibility is more complex than people realize.Jodie Foster
I've always had this idea that I wanted movies to make people better not worse.Jodie Foster
It's an interesting combination: Having a great fear of being alone, and having a desperate need for solitude and the solitary experience. That's always been a tug of war for me.Jodie Foster
So, yes, there's nothing I love more than listening to directors talk about their movies.Jodie Foster
The movies I made when I was 14 or 15, I have a hard time looking at those. Those were the awkward years. I don't know if anybody can look at something they did when they were 14 and not wince.Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster's Popularity
Jodie Foster is a famous American actress and director, who was born on November 19, 1962. As a person born on this date, Jodie Foster is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (November 19) and the 4th most popular for the year (1962).
People born on November 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Jodie Foster is the 47th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Jodie Foster's birthday, Jodie Foster is the 424th most famous American and ranks 22nd in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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