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Jodie Foster

1962 - Today

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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, and three Golden Globe Awards. She has also earned numerous honors such as the Cecil B. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jodie Foster has received more than 26,608,117 page views. Her biography is available in 98 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 92 in 2019). Jodie Foster is the 213th most popular actor (up from 269th in 2019), the 395th most popular biography from United States (up from 523rd in 2019) and the 106th most popular American Actor.

Jodie Foster is most famous for her role as a child prostitute in the 1976 film Taxi Driver. She has also starred in other films such as The Silence of the Lambs, The Accused, and Panic Room.

Memorability Metrics

  • 27M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.09

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 98

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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LGBTQ Film Critics Bestow Dorian Awards Upon Anatomy of a Fall, Jodie Foster, Barbie, Lily Gladstone, Ayo Edebiri
For the 15th Annual Dorian Film Awards, all the gays (including many of us here) came together to celebrate 2023's most beloved cinemas and humans. The post LGBTQ Film Critics Bestow Dorian Awards Upon Anatomy of a Fall, Jodie Foster, Barbie, Lily Gladstone, …
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Jodie Foster Caught Off Guard by Applause as Jessica Chastain Shouts Her Out at SAG Awards: ‘What’d She Say?’
The actress was nominated for her role in "Nyad" The post Jodie Foster Caught Off Guard by Applause as Jessica Chastain Shouts Her Out at SAG Awards: ‘What’d She Say?’ appeared first on TheWrap.
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Jodie Foster Caught Off Guard by Applause at SAG Awards
Jodie Foster was a bit thrown when the crowd at the SAG Awards began applauding her on Saturday night, after seemingly missing the fact that presenter Jessica Chastain had shouted her out while teeing up the award. Chastain was on hand to present the award fo…
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Natalie Portman Says Jodie Foster Reached Out to Talk After Hearing She Was ‘Sexualized as a Young Actress’: ‘She’s Still a Role Model’
Natalie Portman revealed on a recent episode of the “Smartless” podcast (via People) that Jodie Foster once reached out to her after she heard Portman giving a speech about being sexualized as a young actor. Foster famously skyrocketed at 12 years old when sh…

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Jodie Foster ranks 213 out of 9,996Before her are Kurt Russell, Nicole Kidman, Kevin Costner, Jeff Bridges, Shirley Temple, and Peter Ustinov. After her are Michael Clarke Duncan, Dianne Wiest, Franco Nero, Pola Negri, Aishwarya Rai, and Patrick Stewart.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1962, Jodie Foster ranks 3Before her are Tom Cruise and Jim Carrey. After her are Mohammed Omar, Cliff Burton, Frank Rijkaard, Ralph Fiennes, Ruud Gullit, Nicolás Maduro, Demi Moore, David Fincher, and Steve Irwin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jodie Foster ranks 395 out of 18,182Before her are Sarah Vaughan (1924), Gertrude B. Elion (1918), Jerome Bruner (1915), Carroll Shelby (1923), Shirley Temple (1928), and Henry Clay (1777). After her are Brian De Palma (1940), Michael Clarke Duncan (1957), Dianne Wiest (1946), Paul Ekman (1934), Sydney Pollack (1934), and Franklin Pierce (1804).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jodie Foster ranks 106Before her are Kathy Bates (1948), Kurt Russell (1951), Nicole Kidman (1967), Kevin Costner (1955), Jeff Bridges (1949), and Shirley Temple (1928). After her are Michael Clarke Duncan (1957), Dianne Wiest (1946), Paul Walker (1973), Julia Roberts (1967), Dwayne Johnson (1972), and Harold Ramis (1944).

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