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Jodie Foster

Jodie Foster (born Alicia Christian Foster; November 19, 1962) is an American actress, film director, and producer. Foster began acting in commercials at three years of age, and her first significant role came at age 13 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 victim 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 Bugsy Malone (1976); Freaky Friday (1976); Candleshoe (1977); Maverick (1994); Contact (1997); Panic Room (2002); Flightplan (2005); Inside Man (2006); The Brave One (2007); Nim's Island (2008) and Carnage (2011), for which she received a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical or

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Jodie Foster After Marriage To Ellen DeGeneres' Ex -- Left Holding the Bags

Jodie Foster
Left Holding the Bags After Marriage

Wearing her brand new wedding ring and cuffed jeans, Jodie Foster was photographed for the first time as a married woman Thursday in Santa Monica -- carrying some serious baggage.As we reported,… READ MORE >

Jodie Foster Marries Girlfriend -- No Big Deal

Jodie Foster
Marries Girlfriend No Big Deal

Leave it to Jodie Foster to go and get married and not make a big deal out of it. Foster and her photographer girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, tied the knot over the weekend ... Jodie's rep… READ MORE >

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Jamie Lee Curtis Injured in Car Crash -- Jodie Foster to the Rescue!

Jamie Lee Curtis
Injured In Car Crash Jodie Foster to the Rescue!

Jamie Lee Curtis got in a serious car accident Thursday ... and was taken by ambulance to a hospital ... after Jodie Foster came to the rescue -- TMZ has learned.The accident occurred in a highly… READ MORE >

- 355 days ago
Jodie Foster: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Jodie Foster
Good Genes or Good Docs?

It's no Hollywood secret that Jodie Foster looks fantastic.Here's the 26-year-old former child star at the Golden Globes in 1989 (left) -- and 24 years later, the 50-year-old two-time Oscar winner… READ MORE >

- 549 days ago
Jodie Foster -- You Be the Judge

Jodie Foster
You Be the Judge

Jodie Foster stopped the Golden Globes dead in its tracks with one of the most bizarre, rambling speeches EVER! So we gotta ask ... ` READ MORE >

- 554 days ago
Jodie Foster Kinda Comes Out at The Golden Globes

Jodie Foster
Kinda Comes Out at The Golden Globes

Jodie Foster said it wasn't a "coming out" speech, but after receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the Golden Globes ... the legendary actress sort of did just… READ MORE >

- 554 days ago
Ricky Gervais -- My Jodie Foster Jab Wasn't Offensive ... Was It?

Ricky Gervais
My Jodie Foster Jab Wasn't Offensive ... WAS IT?

Jodie Foster's sons got a good hearty laugh out of Ricky Gervais cracking a "beaver" joke about their mom at the Golden Globes -- at least Ricky thinks so.We just caught up with the Globes host,… READ MORE >

- 918 days ago
Golden Globes -- Did Ricky Gervais Just Out Jodie Foster?

Golden Globes
Did Ricky Gervais Just Out Jodie Foster?

Ricky Gervais basically called Jodie Foster a lesbian at the Golden Globes tonight.It all went down during the opening monologue, when Gervais said he had been forbidden from discussing anything… READ MORE >

- 918 days ago
Mel Gibson -- Can 'Beaver' Make It All Better?

Mel Gibson
Can 'Beaver' Make It All Better?

Mel Gibson's upcoming movie could be just what he needs to rehabilitate his image -- which means yes ... Mel is leaving it to "The Beaver"? Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to see your local… READ MORE >

- 1354 days ago
Jodie Foster vs. Cynthia Nixon -- Who'd You Rather?

Jodie Foster vs. Cynthia Nixon
Who'd You Rather?

Actresses Jodie Foster, 47, and Cynthia Nixon, 44, joined forces at a Women in Film & Television event in NYC on Tuesday.The question is...  READ MORE >

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