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Jodie Foster


Alicia Christian Foster was born in Los Angeles on November 19, 1962. Her parents divorced three years before she was born, and she was conceived when her mother, Brandy, was visiting her father, Lucius, for child support. Alicia's siblings nicknamed her "Jodie," a name she has used in her profession. When she was just three years old, Jodie began ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 54 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

TV commercial for GAF Viewmaster (1971) See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 21 Interviews | 36 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 43 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jodi Foster | Jody Foster

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[on backing Mel Gibson after his 2006 anti-Semitic comments while drunk to a cop he thought was Jewish] Is he an anti-Semite? Absolutely not. But it's no secret that he has always fought a terrible battle with alcoholism. [Mel] was a shining example of how low you can go when you are young and still pull yourself up. He took his recovery very seriously, which is why I know he is strong enough to ... See more »

Trivia:

She was all set to star in the television film The Best Little Girl in the World (1981). Unfortunately, an actors' strike prevented the film from being made. By the time the production was ready to go, Jodie was already studying at Yale University. The leading role went to Jennifer Jason Leigh. See more »

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Nickname:

Jodie F

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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