Jodie Foster - Framed Picture - 11" x 14"
Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster is an American actress and filmmaker who has worked in films and on television.
Foster began her professional career as a child model when she was three years old in 1965, and two years she later moved to acting in television series, when she debuted the sitcom Mayberry R.F.D..
Foster's breakthrough came in Martin Scorsese's Taxi Driver, in which she played a teenage prostitute; the role garnered her a nomination for an Academy Award.
Her other critically acclaimed roles as a teenager were in Bugsy Malone and The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane. She became a popular teen idol by starring in Disney's Freaky Friday, Candleshoe and Foxes.
After attending college at Yale, Foster struggled in her transition to adult roles until she won widespread critical acclaim for her portrayal of a rape survivor in The Accused, for which she won several awards, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe.
She won her second Academy Award three years later for her role in the sleeper hit The Silence of the Lambs.