Sigourney Weaver short bio
Sigourney Weaver is an American actress and film producer, who was born in Manhattan, New York City, under Libra sun sign. She is the daughter of Elizabeth Inglis an actress, and the NBC television executive and television pioneer Sylvester “Pat” Weaver. She was attended Ethel Walker School, a girls’ preparatory school in Simsbury, Connecticut. She then continued study to The Chapin School and The Brearley School. After that, she also entered Sarah Lawrence College as well as Stanford University. She then received Master of Fine Arts degree at the Yale University School of Drama in 1974.
Sigourney Weaver Body Measurement Table
|Date of Birth||October 8, 1949|
|Age||65 years old|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Height||6 feet 0 inches|
|Hip Size||36 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||66 kg 145 pounds|
Sigourney Weaver career
She began her artistic career in theater and on television before making her film debut directed by Woody Allen, in the dramatic comedy Annie Hall (1977).After Alien, Sigourney Weaver connects the various roles: assistant of a British Embassy in The Year of Living Dangerously (1982), Dana Barrett in Ghostbusters (1984) Ghostbusters 2 (1989), business-woman and ruthless careerist in Working Girl (1988) alongside Harrison Ford. Then she lends her face again the character of Ripley in Aliens (1986), James Cameron. Sigourney Weaver reached the peak of her career in Gorillas in the Mist, released in 1988. The film, based on the life of American zoologist Dian Fossey was murdered in Rwanda three years earlier, received several nominations and awards.
In 2007, she starred in the drama Snow Cake, in which she plays a woman with autism face it, played by Alan Rickman, who witnessed the last moments of her only daughter died in a traffic accident. The same year, she also lends her voice to the ugly stepmother of Cinderella animated film and the Prince (not too) charming.
In 2009, she participated in the project Avatar, James Cameron, embodying the character of Grace Augustine, scientist and head of the Avatar project. In 2011, she officially gave his support to the Chief Raoni against the construction of the Belo Monte Dam.
Sigourney Weaver controversy
Sigourney Weaver seems never made any controversy that could ruin her career. The actress is the great activist and she is devoted her life in it.
Sigourney Weaver dating
Since October 1, 1984 she has been marrying to the stage director Jim Simpson. In 1990, their first daughter Charlotte was born.
Sigourney Weaver net worth
Sigourney Weaver is always named as “The Sci-Fi Queen” due she has been contribute in numerous science fiction film. It then makes her net worth reached the amount of $40 million dollars.