Sigourney Weaver

Film Actress / Voice Actress / Television Actress / Stage Actress / Actress / Film Producer | * 10/08/1949 (72) | Manhattan, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Susan Alexandra "Sigourney" Weaver (born October 8, 1949) is an American actress. An influential figure in science fiction and popular culture, Weaver has received several accolades, including a British Academy Film Award, two Golden Globe Awards and nominations for three Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards and three Tony Awards. She was voted Number 20 in Channel 4's countdown of the 100 Greatest Movie Stars of All Time, being one of only two women in the Top 20. Weaver rose to fame for playing Ellen Ripley in Ridley Scott's science fiction film Alien (1979), which earned her a nomination for the British Academy Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer. She reprised the role with a critically-acclaimed performance in Aliens (1986), directed by James Cameron, for which she received nominations for the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. She returned to the role in two more sequels: Alien 3 (1992) and Alien Resurrection (19... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Sigourney Weaver

Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Saturn Award for Best Actress Rachel Carson Award Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress 2x Academy Award for Best Actress 4x Saturn Award for Best Actress Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play

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Movies with Sigourney Weaver as Actress(109)

as Mrs. Haverhill2021 Master Gardener
as herself2021 Bonnie
as Dana Barrett2021 Ghostbusters: Afterlife
as Virginia2021 Call Jane
as Hildy Good2021 The Good House
as Margaret2021 My Salinger Year
as Jasper2017 Rakka
as Self (archive footage)2017 John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs
as Grandma2016 A Monster Calls
as Rebecca Gorin2016 Ghostbusters
as herself2016 Ghostheads
as Dr. Rachel Kay2016 The Assignment
as Sigourney Weaver (voice)2016 Finding Dory
as Michelle Bradley2015 Chappie
as Narrator2014 All You Need Is Love
as Elizabeth Swados (voice)2014 My Depression (The Up and Down and Up of It)
as Cisserus2012 Vamps
as Jean Carrack2012 The Cold Light of Day
as The Director2012 The Cabin in the Woods
as Margaret Matheson2012 Red Lights
as The Big Guy2011 Paul
as Dr. Geraldine 'Geri' Bennett2011 Abduction
as Joan Confrey2011 Rampart
as Macy Vanderhei2011 Cedar Rapids
as herself2010 Capturing Avatar
as Aunt Ramona2010 You Again
as Mary Griffith2009 Prayers for Bobby
as herself2009 Annul Victory
as Dr. Grace Augustine2009 Avatar
as Rex Brooks2008 Vantage Point
as Ms. Lawson2008 Be Kind Rewind
as herself2008 His Highness Hollywood
as Narrator2008 Fragile Planet
as Ship's Computer (voice)2008 WALL·E
as Chaffee Bicknell2008 Baby Mama
as The Narrator (voice)2008 The Tale of Despereaux
as herself2007 Helmut by June
as Lenny2007 The TV Set
as Julia Sandburg2007 The Girl in the Park
as Frieda (voice)2007 Happily N'Ever After
as Babe Paley2006 Infamous
as Linda2006 Snow Cake
as Alice Hunt2004 The Village
as Sandy Travis2004 Imaginary Heroes
as Louise Walker the Warden2003 Holes
as Joan2002 The Guys
as Eve Grubman2002 Tadpole
as herself2001 Alien Evolution
as Max Conners2001 Heartbreakers
as Betti DeLoreo (voice)2001 Big Bad Love
as Daisy Quimp2000 Company Man
as Gwen DeMarco1999 Galaxy Quest
as Alice Goodwin1999 A Map of the World
as herself1999 Get Bruce!
as Lady Claudia Hoffman1997 Snow White: A Tale of Terror
as Janey Carver1997 The Ice Storm
as Ripley 81997 Alien Resurrection
as Debra Moorhouse1995 Jeffrey
as Helen Hudson1995 Copycat
as Narrator1994 The Wild Swans
as Paulina Escobar1994 Death and the Maiden
as Ellen Mitchell1993 Dave
as Narrator1993 Rabbit Ears - Peachboy
as Queen Isabella1992 1492: Conquest of Paradise
as Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley1992 Alien³
as Narrator (voice)1992 The Snow Queen
as Dana Barrett1989 Ghostbusters II
as Katharine Parker1988 Working Girl
as Dian Fossey1988 Gorillas in the Mist
as Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley1986 Aliens
as Dr. Lauren Slaughter1986 Half Moon Street
as Jessica Fitzgerald1985 One Woman or Two
as Dana Barrett1984 Ghostbusters
as Catherine DeVoto1983 Deal of the Century
as Tony Sokolow1981 Eyewitness
as Marcia Lawton1979 O Youth and Beauty!
as Marcia Lawton1979 The Sorrows of Gin
as Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley1979 Alien
as Gale1978 Madman
as Alvy's Date Outside Theatre1977 Annie Hall

TV Shows/Series with Sigourney Weaver as Actress(30)

as Narrator (voice)2021 Secrets of the Whales
as Alexandra Reid2017 Marvel's The Defenders
as Dian Fossey (voice)2017 Dian Fossey: Secrets in the Mist
as Narrator2016 Dream the Future
as herself2012 Finding Your Roots
as herself2009 The Jay Leno Show
as herself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as herself2006 The One Show
as American Tourist2004 Doc Martin
as herself1997 The View
1993 GMTV
as Self / Various (archive footage)1975 Saturday Night Live
as Ellen Ripley1975 Saturday Night Live
as Herself / Various Characters1975 Saturday Night Live
as Narrator1974 NOVA
as Avis Ryan1970 Somerset

Movies with Sigourney Weaver as Crew(2)

Production/Co-Producer1997 Alien Resurrection
Production/Co-Producer1992 Alien³

Albums by Sigourney Weaver on Apple Music / iTunes Store

A Map of the World-music (From and Inspired By the Motion Picture)

28 Tracks - Jazz
1999 - Metheny Group Productions

Born: Saturday, 10/08 1949 (October) in Manhattan, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 72 years + 109 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Stanford University, Sarah Lawrence College, Yale School of Drama, Ethel Walker School
Member of: NBC
Spouses (current/former): Jim Simpson
Other names for Sigourney Weaver (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"시고니 위버"
"Сигурни Уивер"
"Susan Alexandra Weaver"
"Σιγκούρνι Γουίβερ"
"Сіґурні Вівер"
Sigourney Weaver frequently works together with these people:
James Cameron (33x, Crew)
Andy Samberg (33x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (28x, Actor)
Bill Hader (27x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (22x, Actress)
Jason Sudeikis (20x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (19x, Actor)
Martin Short (17x, Actor)
Chris Rock (16x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (16x, Actress)
Amy Poehler (15x, Actress)
Tina Fey (15x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:556, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/22/2022