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Geena Davis


Geena Davis was born in Wareham, Massachusetts, to Lucille (Cook), a teacher's assistant, and William F. Davis, a church deacon and civil engineer. Her parents, originally from small towns in Vermont, were both from families with deep roots in New England. As a child, Geena dreamed of being an actress. While in high school, she felt left out and ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

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TV commercial: L'Oreal See more »

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1 Portrayal | 10 Interviews | 14 Articles | 15 Pictorials | 22 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Virginia Emmolo

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[About Thelma & Louise (1991) being considered a male-bashing movie] Most guys don't relate to the truck driver or the rapist, and if they do, their problems are bigger than this movie. See more »

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Auditioned for a regular cast member spot on NBC's Saturday Night Live (1975) in 1979. See more »

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Star Sign:

Aquarius

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Happy Birthday, Geena! lynchislife95
What the Hell Happened to Geena Davis? lebeauleblog
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She's still gorgeous thecw08
One of many missing today... TruPretender
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