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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 48 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

TV commercial for Crest toothpaste (1970) 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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Personal Quote:

{On her role as the child prostitute Iris in Taxi Driver (1976)] At first I didn't want to do the part, but only because I was afraid my friends would tease me afterward. I thought, "Wow, they've got to be kidding". It was a great part for Melanie Griffith, but I couldn't believe that they were offering it to me. I was a Disney girl. See more »

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Was replaced by Ashley Judd for the lead in Double Jeopardy (1999). See more »

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Nickname:

Jodie F

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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