Geena Davis

Film Actress / Film Producer / Actress / Writer / Model (person) / Television Actress / Television Producer / Screenwriter / Voice Actress | * 01/21/1956 (65) | Wareham, Massachusetts (United States of America (USA))
Virginia Elizabeth Davis (born January 21, 1956) is an American actor, activist, producer, and former model. She is the recipient of an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award, in addition to nominations for a British Academy Film Award and a Primetime Emmy Award. In 2019, she was awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for the work she has done over the decades to fight gender bias on and off screen in Hollywood. Having graduated with a bachelor's degree in drama from Boston University, Davis signed with New York's Zoli modeling agency and started her career as a model. She made her acting debut in the film Tootsie (1982), in 1986 she starred in the thriller The Fly (1986), which proved to be one of her first box office hits. While the fantasy comedy Beetlejuice (1988) brought her to prominence, the drama The Accidental Tourist (1988) earned her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She established herself as a leading lady with the road film ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Talk-Shows

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Awards & Nominations for Geena Davis

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Lucy Award Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

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Movies with Geena Davis as Actress(33)

2020 Ava
as Tess2017 Marjorie Prime
as herself2017 Don't Talk to Irene
as herself2017 Hollywood Dirt
as Angelica (voice)2017 Dear Angelica
as Mrs. Ehrlick2016 Me Him Her
as Yoriko (English Dub)2014 When Marnie Was There
as Katherine Huling2013 In a World...
as herself2011 Miss Representation
as Gloria Conway2009 Accidents Happen
as Mrs. Eleanor Little2005 Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild
as Mrs. Eleanor Little2002 Stuart Little 2
as Mrs. Eleanor Little1999 Stuart Little
as Samantha Caine / Charly Baltimore1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight
as Morgan Adams1995 Cutthroat Island
as Angie Scacciapensieri1994 Angie
as Julia1994 Speechless
as Gale Gayley1992 Hero
as Dottie Hinson1992 A League of Their Own
as Thelma Yvonne Dickinson1991 Thelma & Louise
as Phyllis Potter1990 Quick Change
as Valerie1988 Earth Girls Are Easy
as Barbara Maitland1988 Beetlejuice
as Muriel Pritchett1988 The Accidental Tourist
as Veronica Quaife1986 The Fly
as Larry1985 Fletch
as Tamara / Becky1985 Secret Weapons
as Odette1985 Transylvania 6-5000
as April1982 Tootsie

TV Shows/Series with Geena Davis as Actress(20)

as Angela Rance2016 The Exorcist
as Gloria Woods2011 The Protector
as Dr. Agnetta Lindquist2010 Hotel 52
as Nicole Herman2005 Grey's Anatomy
as Mackenzie Allen2005 Commander in Chief
as Teddie Cochran2000 The Geena Davis Show
as Sara McKenna1985 Sara
as Wendy Killian1983 Buffalo Bill
as Grace Fallon1982 Knight Rider

Movies with Geena Davis as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer1996 Mistrial
Production/Producer1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight
Production/Producer1994 Speechless

TV Shows/Series with Geena Davis as Crew(1)

Production/Producer2005 Commander in Chief

Full Name: Geena Davis
Born: Saturday, 01/21 1956 (January) in Wareham, Massachusetts (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 65 years + 273 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Boston University, Boston University College of Fine Arts, New England College, Wareham High School
Member of: Mensa International
Spouses (current/former): Jeff Goldblum, Renny Harlin
Other names for Geena Davis (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"지나 데이비스"
"Virginia Elizabeth Davis"
Geena Davis frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Bill Hader (22x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (18x, Actress)
Alec Baldwin (13x, Actor)
Will Forte (13x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (12x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (11x, Actor)
Martin Short (11x, Actor)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (10x, Actress)
Scarlett Johansson (9x, Actress)
Rosie O'Donnell (9x, Actress)
Renny Harlin (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1468, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/28/2021