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Geena Davis


As a child, Geena dreamed of being an actress. While in high school, she felt left out and had low self-esteem because, at 6 feet, she was the tallest girl in school. After high school graduation, Geena entered New England College in New Hampshire and then transferred the next year to Boston University, where she majored in drama. In 1979, she ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

TV commercial: "Empowered UCLA Extension" at "empowered.com". Also appearing are Sally Field, George Lopez, James Gandolfini. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 10 Interviews | 14 Articles | 15 Pictorials | 21 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Virginia Emmolo

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I have an elbow that bends the wrong way, and I'd do things like stand in an elevator and the doors would close, and I'd pretend that my arm had got caught in it, and then I'd scream, "Ow, ow, put it back!" See more »

Trivia:

Her 1st husband, Richard Emmolo, was a restaurant manager in New York City. They dated for about 4 years prior to their short-lived marriage in the early 1980s. See more »

Trademark:

Statuesque, model-like figure See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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