Foster Child: Intimate Biography of Jodie Foster by Buddy FosterOne of four children raised by a controlling, ambitious mother, Jodie Foster achieved early fame and went on to stardom with roles in Taxi Driver, The Silence of the Lambs and Contact. Now, her brother Buddy reveals the true insiders account--from the John Hinckley stalking to the men and woman in her love life to the incredible talent that earned her two Academy Awards and her own production company, this biography takes readers from the superstars stormy childhood to her emergence as one of Hollywoods youngest power brokers. 16 pages of photos. .
Jodie Foster Breaks Down Her Career, from “Silence of the Lambs” to “Hotel Artemis”
Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster born November 19, is an American actress, director, and producer. For her work as a director, she has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. Foster began her professional career as a child model when she was three years old, and she made her acting debut in in the television sitcom Mayberry R. In the late s and early s, she worked in several television series and made her film debut with Disney 's Napoleon and Samantha Following appearances in the musical Tom Sawyer and Martin Scorsese 's comedy-drama Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore , Foster's breakthrough came with Scorsese's psychological thriller Taxi Driver , in which she played a child prostitute; at age 14, she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Her other roles as a teenager include the musical Bugsy Malone and the thriller The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane , and she became a popular teen idol by starring in Disney's Freaky Friday and Candleshoe , as well as Carny and Foxes After attending college at Yale , Foster struggled to transition into adult roles until she gained critical acclaim for playing a rape survivor in the legal drama The Accused , for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress.
Well, we do know his seed is prolific, having 8 kids 'n all seven with his ex-wife, and one daughter with Oksana Whatsherface. The actor is at the centre of speculation after a report claimed the actress's sons Charles , 14, and Kit , 12, have a striking resemblance to the star who sat with them at the Golden Globe awards. An "amateur genealogist" told the New York Post : "The kids look just like him but blonder. Now, if James Spader or Christopher Walken were in the picture There has been further speculation after the Silence of the Lambs star - who confirmed she is gay during her acceptance speech at the awards ceremony - praised her long-standing friend for saving her and she has previously said she'll always love him. She told the audience: "Mel Gibson, you know you saved me too.
Jodie Foster is a name that can never be forgotten in the movie industry. The talented personality has graced Hollywood with her versatility, which is expressed in faculties of acting, directing, and producing. Foster indeed was meant to be a showbiz icon, beginning her career at the very tender age of 3. The actress, producer, and director who has garnered lots of accolades including BAFTAs, Academy Awards, Golden Globes and many others, stands on a very high pedestal in the competitive movie industry. Questions have been raised in a bid to find out more about her and how she rose to prominence.
There is, however, a typical Foster expression. To come through childhood megastardom unscathed and to keep going after a man tries to assassinate the president because, he says, he was trying to impress you. To then determinedly make the shift into adult roles by taking on characters others advise you not to because they are deemed too risky, including that of a brutally raped woman in The Accused and Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs, both of which won Foster Oscars.
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By Sara Nathan. Oscar winner Jodie Foster plans to tell her beloved sons who their father is when they turn 21, the mother of the star's best friend claimed today. The usually fiercely private actress, 50, was the talk of the Golden Globes on Sunday night after she openly discussed her sexuality and made a moving tribute to her former girlfriend and co-parent Cydney Bernard. Watching on proudly were her two sons, Charles, 14, and Kit, 12, whose paternity has never been revealed. But speaking to MailOnline, the Reverend Beverly Bates, 75, revealed that her son, the late Hollywood producer Randy Stone, who is rumoured to be the boys' real father, treated them as if they were his own. Scroll down for video. She said: 'Randy told me that Jodie said she'll tell the boys who their father is when they're