Sigourney Weaver

1949 - Today

Sigourney Weaver

Susan Alexandra "Sigourney" Weaver (; born October 8, 1949) is an American actress. Weaver is considered to be a pioneer of action heroines in science fiction films. She is known for her role as Ellen Ripley in the Alien franchise, which earned her an Academy Award nomination in 1986 and is often regarded as one of the most significant female protagonists in cinema history.A seven-time Golden Globe Award nominee, she won both Best Actress in Drama and Best Supporting Actress in 1988 for her work in the films Gorillas in the Mist and Working Girl, becoming the first person to win two acting Golden Globes in the same year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sigourney Weaver has received more than 9,566,875 page views. Her biography is available in 104 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 111th most popular actor.

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  • 9.6M

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  • 70.04

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  • 104

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sigourney Weaver ranks 110 out of 8,832Before her are Jean Gabin, Alan Rickman, Clark Gable, Yves Montand, Christopher Lloyd, and Jean Renoir. After her are Tony Curtis, Tommy Lee Jones, Charlotte Rampling, Judi Dench, Robert Duvall, and Rowan Atkinson.

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Among people born in 1949, Sigourney Weaver ranks 11Before her are Benjamin Netanyahu, Pedro Almodóvar, Mark Knopfler, Richard Gere, António Guterres, and Arsène Wenger. After her are Roger Taylor, André Rieu, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Anna Wintour, Lech Kaczyński, and Bruce Springsteen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sigourney Weaver ranks 220 out of 12,171Before her are J. Robert Oppenheimer (1904), John Jay (1745), Quentin Tarantino (1963), Christopher Lloyd (1938), John B. Watson (1878), and Jesse James (1847). After her are Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803), Tony Curtis (1925), P. T. Barnum (1810), David Lynch (1946), Rocky Marciano (1923), and Tommy Lee Jones (1946).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sigourney Weaver ranks 58Before her are Judy Garland (1922), Gary Cooper (1901), Denzel Washington (1954), Mel Gibson (1956), Clark Gable (1901), and Christopher Lloyd (1938). After her are Tony Curtis (1925), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), Robert Duvall (1931), Lee Van Cleef (1925), Gene Hackman (1930), and Ava Gardner (1922).