Sigourney Weaver

8 Oct 1949

Actor, Producer

Sigourney Weaver (born October 8, 1949, height 5' 11" (1,80 m)) is an American actress best known for her role as Ellen Ripley in the Alien film series, a role for which she has received worldwide recognition. Other notable roles include the Ghostbusters films, Gorillas in the Mist, The Ice Storm, Working Girl, Death and the Maiden, Prayers for Bobby and Avatar.

She is a three-time Academy Award nominee for her performances in Aliens (1986), Gorillas in the Mist (1988), and Working Girl (1988) winning Golden Globe Awards in the latter two films. Weaver has been called "The Sci-Fi Queen" by many on account of her many science fiction and fantasy films.

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Filmography (62 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Avatar 3
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Grace Augustine)
(movie, 2017)
···Rakka
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Jasper)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Sigourney Weaver)
(movie, 2016)
···A Monster Calls
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Grandma)
(movie, 2016)
···Ghostbusters
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Rebecca Gorin)
(movie, 2016)
···Finding Dory
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Sigourney Weaver (voice))
(movie, 2016)
···The Assignment
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Rachel Kay)
(movie, 2016)
···Avatar 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Grace Augustine)
(movie, 2015)
···Chappie
Genre: Crime, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Michelle Bradley)
(movie, 2014)
6.3Exodus: Gods and Kings
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action
Role: Actor (as Tuja)
(movie, 2012)
···Vamps
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Role: Actor (as Cisserus)
(movie, 2012)
···The Cold Light of Day
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jean Carrack)
(movie, 2012)
···Red Lights
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Margaret Matheson)
(movie, 2012)
···The Cabin in the Woods
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as The Director)
(movie, 2011)
···Rampart
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Joan Confrey)
(movie, 2011)
···Abduction
Genre: Thriller, Action, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Dr. Geraldine 'Geri' Bennett)
(movie, 2011)
7.5Paul
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Tara)
(movie, 2011)
···Cedar Rapids
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Macy Vanderhei)
(movie, 2010)
···You Again
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Aunt Ramona)
(movie, 2010)
···Crazy on the Outside
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Viki)
(movie, 2009)
9.3Avatar
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Grace Augustine)
(movie, 2009)
···Prayers for Bobby
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mary Griffith)
(movie, 2008)
···The Tale of Despereaux
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as The Narrator (voice))
(movie, 2008)
6.8WALL·E
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Ship's Computer (voice))
(movie, 2008)
···Baby Mama
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Chaffee Bicknell)
(movie, 2008)
···Vantage Point
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Rex Brooks)
(movie, 2008)
···Be Kind Rewind
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ms. Lawson)
(movie, 2007)
···The Girl in the Park
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Julia Sandburg)
(movie, 2006)
···Infamous
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Babe Paley)
(movie, 2006)
···Happily N'Ever After
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Frieda)
(movie, 2006)
···Snow Cake
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Linda)
(movie, 2006)
···The TV Set
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lenny)
(movie, 2004)
···Imaginary Heroes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Sandy Travis)
(movie, 2004)
7.1The Village
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Alice Hunt)
(movie, 2003)
···Holes
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Warden Walker)
(movie, 2002)
···Tadpole
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eve Grubman)
(movie, 2002)
···The Guys
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joan)
(movie, 2001)
···Heartbreakers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Max Conners)
(movie, 1999)
···Galaxy Quest
Genre: Comedy, Family, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Gwen DeMarco)
(movie, 1999)
···A Map of the World
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Alice Goodwin)
(movie, 1997)
7.5Alien: Resurrection
Genre: Science Fiction, Horror, Action
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 1997)
···The Ice Storm
Genre: Drama
By: Ang Lee
Role: Actor (as Janey Carver)
(movie, 1997)
···Snow White: A Tale of Terror
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lady Claudia Hoffman)
(movie, 1995)
···Copycat
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Helen Hudson)
(movie, 1995)
···Jeffrey
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Debra Moorhouse)
(movie, 1994)
···Death and the Maiden
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Paulina Escobar)
(movie, 1993)
···Dave
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ellen Mitchell)
(movie, 1992)
···1492: Conquest of Paradise
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Queen Isabella)
(movie, 1992)
7.5Alien³
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Horror
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 1989)
···Ghostbusters II
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Dana Barrett)
(movie, 1988)
···Working Girl
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Katharine Parker)
(movie, 1988)
···Gorillas in the Mist
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dian Fossey)
(movie, 1986)
9.3Aliens
Genre: Horror, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant Ellen Ripley)
(movie, 1986)
···Half Moon Street
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Lauren Slaughter)
(movie, 1985)
···Une femme ou deux
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jessica Fitzgerald)
(movie, 1984)
7.3Ghostbusters
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Dana Barrett)
(movie, 1983)
···Deal of the Century
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Catherine DeVoto)
Genre: War, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jill Bryant)
(movie, 1981)
···Eyewitness
Genre: Action, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Tony Sokolow)
(movie, 1979)
9.3Alien
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Ellen Ripley)
(movie, 1978)
···Madman
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 1977)
···Annie Hall
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Alvy's Date Outside Theatre)