Profile of the Day: Jodie Foster
Happy birthday Jodie Foster! Today the versatile actress and director turns 51. She was born November 19, 1962 in Los Angeles, California to Evelyn and Lucius Foster III, a decorated U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel. She started her career at the young age of 3, appearing in a Coppertone commercial. By the time she was 12, she earned her first Oscar nomination for her role in the Martin Scorsese film Taxi Driver. Since her early start in show business, she has delivered several incredible performances in a variety of films. However, her most iconic role is perhaps her Academy Award-winning turn as Clarice Starling in The Silence of the Lambs.
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