Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

Birthday October 8, 1949

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace New York City, NY

Age 74 years old

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She played the resourceful action hero Ellen Ripley in the Alien film franchise. She also played Dana Barrett in Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II and Dr. Grace Augustine in Avatar

Before Fame

She attended Stanford University and Yale University


She challenged genre gender roles by playing strong feminine characters in science fiction, action, and horror movies. 

Family Life

She married Jim Simpson in 1984, and the couple welcomed a daughter named Charlotte in 1990. 

Associated With

She played her first minor role in Woody Allen's comedy Annie Hall. 


Sigourney Weaver Highlights
Sigourney Weaver Highlights