Jodie Foster

Jodie Foster


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 19-11-1962
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Jody Foster
    Alicia Christian Foster

  • Popularity: 87.98
  • Homepage: N/A


Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress and filmmaker. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. For her work as a producer and director, she has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. She has also earned numerous honors such as the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award in 2013, was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2016 and received the Cannes Film Festival's Honorary Palme d'Or in 2021. Foster began her professional career as a child model and later as a teen idol in various Disney films including Napoleon and Samantha (1972), Freaky Friday (1976) and Candleshoe (1977). She acted in Martin Scorsese's comedy-drama Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974) and reunited with him in Taxi Driver (1976) in a role for which she received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination. Other early films include Tom Sawyer (1973), Bugsy Malone (1976), The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976), Carny (1980) and Foxes (1980). After attending Yale University, Foster transitioned into mature leading roles earning two Academy Awards for playing a rape victim in The Accused (1988), and Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs (1991). She also received a nomination for Nell (1994). Her other notable films include Sommersby (1993), Maverick (1994), Contact (1997), Anna and the King (1999), Panic Room (2002), Flightplan (2005), Inside Man (2006), The Brave One (2007), Nim's Island (2008), Carnage (2011), Elysium (2013), Hotel Artemis (2018), and The Mauritanian (2021). Foster made her directorial film debut with Little Man Tate (1991) and has since directed films such as Home for the Holidays (1995), The Beaver (2011) and Money Monster (2016). She founded her own production company, Egg Pictures, in 1992. She earned two Primetime Emmy Awards for producing The Baby Dance (1999), and directing the Orange Is the New Black episode "Lesbian Request Denied" in 2014. She has also directed episodes for Tales from the Darkside, House of Cards, Black Mirror, and Tales from the Loop.




Year Movie Character
1991 The Silence of the Lambs as Clarice M. Starling
1997 Contact as Ellie Arroway
1993 Sommersby as Laurel Sommersby
1999 Anna and the King as Anna
1994 Nell as Nell Kellty
2007 The Brave One as Erica Bain
2002 Panic Room as Meg Altman
1984 The Blood of Others as Hélène
1991 Little Man Tate as Dede Tate
1980 Foxes as Jeanie
2005 Flightplan as Kyle
1976 Freaky Friday as Annabel Andrews
1998 Everest: The Death Zone as Narrator (voice)
1976 The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane as Rynn Jacobs
1987 Five Corners as Linda Komkowski
2011 Carnage as Penelope Longstreet
1976 Echoes of a Summer as Deirdre
1998 Three Gorges: The Biggest Dam in the World as Narrator (voice)
2018 Hotel Artemis as Jean Thomas / Nurse
2018 Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché as Self - Narrator (voice)
1991 The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' as Self
2014 Reel Herstory: The Real Story of Reel Women as Self – Host
2021 Jodie Foster, Hollywood Under the Skin as Jodie Foster (image d'archive)
1993 It Was a Wonderful Life as Narrator (voice)
2013 Beyond the Visible: The Story of the Very Large Array as Narrator (voice)
2023 Jodie Foster, une histoire française
2024 True Detective: Night Country as Chief Liz Danvers
1976 Taxi Driver as Iris Steensma
2008 Nim's Island as Alexandra Rover
1988 The Accused as Sarah Tobias
1984 The Hotel New Hampshire as Franny
1976 Bugsy Malone as Tallulah
1980 Carny as Donna
1994 Maverick as Annabelle Bransford
1990 Catchfire as Anne Benton
1972 Napoleon and Samantha as Samantha
1977 Candleshoe as Casey
2013 Elysium as Delacourt
2011 The Beaver as Meredith Black
1985 Mesmerized as Victoria
1983 Svengali as Zoe Alexander
1977 Stop Calling Me Baby! as Isabelle Tristan
2001 Inside the Labyrinth: The Making of 'The Silence of the Lambs' as Self
1994 All About Bette as Self
2007 100 Films and a Funeral as Self
2005 Jonathan Demme & Jodie Foster as Self
2021 The Mauritanian as Nancy Hollander
2004 Shooting 'Panic Room' as Self
2010 Inside Story - The Silence of the Lambs as Self
2023 NYAD as Bonnie Stoll
2021 Hannibal Hopkins et Sir Anthony as Self (archive footage)
1970 Untitled "Anthony Hopkins" documentary as Self
2006 Inside Man as Madeleine White
1988 Stealing Home as Katie Chandler
2004 The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing as Self
2007 AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition as Self
1982 O'Hara's Wife as Barbara O'Hara
1998 AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies as Self / Host
1974 Smile Jenny, You're Dead as Liberty Cole
1999 Making 'Taxi Driver' as Self
2002 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys as Sister Assumpta
1991 Shadows and Fog as Prostitute
1973 Tom Sawyer as Becky Thatcher
1978 Movies Are My Life as Self
1978 Grease Day USA as Self
2018 Becoming Iconic as Self
1987 Siesta as Nancy
1977 Beach House as Teresina
2005 The True Story of Hannibal
1995 Cinefile: Reel Women as Self
1974 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore as Audrey
1970 Menace on the Mountain as Suellen McIver
2006 Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters as Self
2004 A Very Long Engagement as Elodie Gordes
2019 Love, Antosha as Self
2007 Girl 27 as Self (archive footage)
2002 Page to Screen: 'The Silence of the Lambs' as Self
1978 Mickey's 50 as Self
1973 One Little Indian as Martha
2009 Motherhood as Jodie Foster
1982 Hollywood’s Children as Self (archive footage)
1972 Kansas City Bomber as Rita
2020 Showbiz Kids as Self (archive footage)
2003 Abby Singer as Self
2012 Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen as (archive footage)
1994 Sesame Street All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! as Self (archive footage)
2014 And the Oscar Goes to... as Self (archive footage)
2019 Mouthpiece
1991 Little Man Tate
1995 Home for the Holidays
2011 The Beaver
2016 Money Monster
1985 Stephen King's Golden Tales
1978 The Hands of Time
1994 Nell
1995 Home for the Holidays
2000 Waking the Dead
2018 Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché
2007 The Brave One
2024 Alok
1978 The Hands of Time
Photo Name Department
1960 My Three Sons (6 episode) as Priscilla
1996 The Daily Show (1 episode) as Self
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (3 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (1 episode) as Susan Sadler
1993 The X-Files (1 episode) as 'Betty' (voice)
1999 Rove (2 episode) as Self
1968 Julia (1 episode)
1972 The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan (16 episode) as Anne Chan
1973 Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (13 episode) as Elizabeth Henderson
1964 Daniel Boone (1 episode) as Rachel Pickett
1972 ABC Afterschool Special (1 episode) as Sharon Lee
1953 The Oscars (5 episode) as Self
1974 Paper Moon (13 episode) as Addie Pray
1994 Inside the Actors Studio (1 episode) as Self
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (1 episode) as Self
1972 The New Scooby-Doo Movies (1 episode) as Pugsley Addams (voice)
1989 The Simpsons (1 episode)
1972 Kung Fu (1 episode)
1988 LIVE with Kelly and Mark (4 episode)
1999 The Early Show (3 episode) as Self - Guest
1993 Frasier (1 episode) as Marlene (voice)
1969 Medical Center (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1972 The Paul Lynde Show (1 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored (1 episode) as Self
1983 Harty (1 episode) as Self
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self - Host / Various
1973 The Addams Family (16 episode) as Pugsley Addams (voice)
2007 The Graham Norton Show (2 episode) as Self - Guest
1966 Goldene Kamera Verleihung (1 episode) as Self
1982 Champs-Elysées (1 episode) as Self
1998 AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies (4 episode) as Self - Host
1992 HBO First Look (1 episode)
1944 Golden Globe Awards (1 episode) as Self - Winner
2020 La semaine des 4 Julie (1 episode) as Self - Guest
1972 Ghost Story (1 episode) as Judy
1955 Gunsmoke (1 episode) as Patricia
1955 Gunsmoke (1 episode) as Marieanne
1999 The Directors (1 episode) as Self
1972 ABC Afterschool Special (1 episode) as Sue
1959 Bonanza (1 episode) as Bluebird
1975 Les Rendez-vous du dimanche (4 episode) as Self
2014 True Detective (6 episode) as Liz Danvers
1975 Numéro un (1 episode) as Self
1975 Midi Première (2 episode) as Self
2022 Il était une fois Champs-Élysées (1 episode) as Self (archive footage)
1993 Intimate Portrait (1 episode) as Self
1968 Mayberry R.F.D. (1 episode) as Fairy
1968 Adam-12 (1 episode) as Mary Bennett
1968 Mayberry R.F.D. (1 episode) as Little Girl
1969 The Courtship of Eddie's Father (5 episode) as Joey Kelly
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (1 episode) as Self
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (1 episode) as Self
2019 The Kelly Clarkson Show (1 episode) as Self
1974 Spécial cinéma (2 episode) as Self
2013 House of Cards (1 episode) Directing as (Director)
1984 Tales from the Darkside (1 episode) Directing as (Director)
2011 Black Mirror (1 episode) Directing as (Director)
2020 Tales from the Loop (1 episode) Directing as (Director)
2013 Orange Is the New Black (2 episode) Directing as (Director)
2014 True Detective (6 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)

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