Jodie Foster



Place of birth:

Los Angeles, California, USA:


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.

Film Credits

Love, Antosha (2019)
as Herself
Hotel Artemis (2018)
as The Nurse
Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché (2018)
as Herself - Narrator (voice)
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)
Elysium (2013)
as Delacourt
Carnage (2011)
as Penelope
The Beaver (2011)
as Meredith Black
Motherhood (2009)
as Jodie Foster
Nim's Island (2008)
as Alexandra Rover
100 Films and a Funeral (2007)
The Brave One (2007)
as Erica Bain
AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition (2007)
as Herself
Inside Man (2006)
as Madeleine White
Jonathan Demme & Jodie Foster (2005)
as Interviewee
Flightplan (2005)
as Kyle Pratt
Un long dimanche de fiançailles (2004)
as Elodie Gordes
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)
as Herself
Abby Singer (2003)
as Herself
Page to Screen: The Silence of the Lambs (2002)
as Interviewee
The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002)
as Sister Assumpta
Panic Room (2002)
as Meg Altman
The Making of The Silence of the Lambs: Inside the Labyrinth (2001)
as Interviewee
Anna and the King (1999)
as Anna Leonowens
Making 'Taxi Driver' (1999)
Everest The Death Zone (1998)
as narrator
Three Gorges: The Biggest Dam in the World (1998)
as Narrator
Contact (1997)
as Eleanor Arroway
Nell (1994)
as Nell Kellty
All About Bette (1994)
Maverick (1994)
as Annabelle Bransford
Sommersby (1993)
as Laurel Sommersby
Shadows and Fog (1991)
as Prostitute
Little Man Tate (1991)
as Dede Tate
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
as Clarice M. Starling
Catchfire (1990)
as Anne Benton
The Accused (1988)
as Sarah Tobias
Stealing Home (1988)
as Katie Chandler
Siesta (1987)
as Nancy
Five Corners (1987)
as Linda Komkowski
Mesmerized (1985)
as Victoria
Le Sang des autres (1984)
as Hélène
The Hotel New Hampshire (1984)
as Frannie Berry
Svengali (1983)
as Zoe Alexander
O'Hara's Wife (1982)
as Barbara O'Hara
Carny (1980)
as Donna
Foxes (1980)
as Jeanie
Mickey's 50 (1978)
as Herself
Movies Are My Life (1978)
as Self
Grease Day USA (1978)
as Herself
Candleshoe (1977)
as Casey
Casotto (1977)
as Teresina
Moi, fleur bleue (1977)
as Isabelle Tristan
The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
as Rynn Jacobs
Freaky Friday (1976)
as Annabel Andrews
Bugsy Malone (1976)
as Tallulah
Taxi Driver (1976)
as Iris Steensma
Echoes of a Summer (1976)
as Deirdre
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
as Audrey
Smile Jenny, You're Dead (1974)
as Liberty Cole
One Little Indian (1973)
as Martha
Tom Sawyer (1973)
as Becky Thatcher
Kansas City Bomber (1972)
as Rita
Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
as Samantha
Menace on the Mountain (1970)
as Suellen McIver
Prisoner 760 ()
as Nancy Hollander

Production Credits

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché (2018)
Executive Producer
Money Monster (2016)
The Beaver (2011)
Waking the Dead (2000)
Executive Producer
Home for the Holidays (1995)
Home for the Holidays (1995)
Nell (1994)
Little Man Tate (1991)
Stephen King's Golden Tales (1985)