STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 305 this week

Jodie Foster


Alicia Christian Foster was born in Los Angeles on November 19, 1962. She is the daughter of Evelyn Ella "Brandy" (Almond) and Lucius Fisher Foster III, an Air Force lieutenant colonel and later real estate broker. Brandy had filed for divorce in 1959 after having three children with Lucius, but the exes had a brief re-encounter in 1962 which ... See full bio »

A Complete History of Best Picture Oscar Winners

Take a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscars winners in the history of the ceremony.

View the gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 people
created 17 Nov 2011
 
a list of 30 people
created 26 Dec 2011
 
a list of 39 images
created 02 Dec 2012
 
a list of 40 people
created 10 Jan 2014
 
a list of 30 people
created 11 Jan 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jodie Foster's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 2 Oscars. Another 53 wins & 45 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Silence of the Lambs
The Silence of the Lambs Clarice Starling
(1991)
Panic Room
Panic Room Meg Altman
(2002)
Elysium
Elysium Delacourt
(2013)
Inside Man
Inside Man Madeleine White
(2006)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (77 credits)
 2013/I Elysium
Delacourt
 2009 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Maggie Roark
 1997 The X-Files (TV Series)
Betty
- Never Again (1997) ... Betty (voice)
 1996 Frasier (TV Series)
Marlene
- Moon Dance (1996) ... Marlene (voice)
 1994 Nell
Nell
 1993 Sommersby
Laurel
 1987 Siesta
Nancy
 1985 Mesmerized
Victoria
 1984 The Blood of Others
Hélène
 1983 Svengali (TV Movie)
Zoe Alexander
 1982 O'Hara's Wife
Barbara O'Hara
 1980 Carny
Donna
 1980 Foxes
Jeanie
 1977 Candleshoe
Casey
 1977 Beach House
Teresina Fedeli
 1977 Stop Calling Me Baby!
Isabelle Tristan, AKA Fleur bleue
 1976 Freaky Friday
Annabel
 1976 Taxi Driver
Iris
 1976 Echoes of a Summer
Deirdre Striden
 1973-1975 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
T.K. Dearing / Sharon Lee / Sue
- The Secret Life of T.K. Dearing (1975) ... T.K. Dearing
- Alexander (1973) ... Sue
 1975 Medical Center (TV Series)
Ivy
- The Captives (1975) ... Ivy
 1974 Smile Jenny, You're Dead (TV Movie)
Liberty Cole
 1973 Love Story (TV Series)
Ellie Madison
 1973 The New Perry Mason (TV Series)
Hildy Haynes
- The Case of the Deadly Deeds (1973) ... Hildy Haynes
 1973 The Addams Family (TV Series)
Pugsly Addams (voice)
 1973 One Little Indian
Martha
 1973 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Alethea Patricia Ingram
- Alethea (1973) ... Alethea Patricia Ingram
 1973 The Partridge Family (TV Series)
Julie Lawrence
- The Eleven-Year Itch (1973) ... Julie Lawrence
 1972 The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan (TV Series)
Anne Chan
- The Chan Clan at Scotland Yard (1972) ... Anne Chan (voice)
- The White Elephant (1972) ... Anne Chan (voice)
- The Greek Caper (1972) ... Anne Chan (voice)
- The Gypsy Caper (1972) ... Anne Chan (voice)
- The Mardi Gras Caper (1972) ... Anne Chan (voice)
 1972 Circle of Fear (TV Series)
Judy
- House of Evil (1972) ... Judy
 1972 The Paul Lynde Show (TV Series)
Maggie
- To Commune or Not to Commune (1972) ... Maggie
 1972 Kansas City Bomber
Rita
 1972 My Sister Hank (TV Movie)
Henrietta 'Hank' Bennett
 1971-1972 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Priscilla Hobson / Susan / Victoria
- Lonesome Katie (1972) ... Priscilla Hobson
- Peanuts (1972) ... Priscilla Hobson
- Alfred (1972) ... Priscilla Hobson
- Proxy Parents (1971) ... Priscilla Hobson
- The Recital (1971) ... Susan
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Bluebird
- A Place to Hide (1972) ... Bluebird
 1972 Ironside (TV Series)
Pip Barker
- Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Murder (1972) ... Pip Barker
 1969-1972 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Marieanne / Patricia / Susan Sadler
- The Predators (1972) ... Marieanne
- P.S. Murry Christmas (1971) ... Patricia
- Roots of Fear (1969) ... Susan Sadler (as Jody Foster)
 1970 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Mary Bennett
- Log 55: Missing Child (1970) ... Mary Bennett
 1968-1970 Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series)
Little Girl / Girl in Car / Fairy
- All for Charity (1970) ... Little Girl
- Aloha, Goober (1970) ... Girl in Car (uncredited)
- The Church Play (1968) ... Fairy (as Jody Foster)
 1970 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Rachel
- Bringing Up Josh (1970) ... Rachel (as Jodi Foster)
 1970 Nanny and the Professor (TV Series)
Angela
- The Scientific Approach (1970) ... Angela
 1969 Julia (TV Series)
Cindy Blanchard
- Romeo and Julia (1969) ... Cindy Blanchard
 1969 The Doris Day Show (TV Series)
Jenny Benson
- The Baby Sitter (1969) ... Jenny Benson
Show Show Director (8 credits)
Show Show Producer (8 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (8 credits)
Show Show Self (184 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (47 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of the book, "Foster Child" by Buddy Foster with Leon Wagener See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 21 Interviews | 40 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 46 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jodi Foster | Jody Foster

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[Agreeing to work with the controversial Mel Gibson in The Beaver (2011)] I grew up with the idea that the movie business is a family. It's like the mob. You don't rat on your friends. Who you are in a business relationship is a reflection of who you are as an artist. See more »

Trivia:

Daughter-in-law of David Hedison. See more »

Trademark:

Husky voice See more »

Nickname:

Jodie F

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Contribute to This Page