Jodie Foster is a United States based actress, producer and director, who first did some commercials, and then got recognized and landed minor a guest TV series acting roles. Jodie Foster’s career success started with “Taxi Driver” movie. Let’s find out more about how much is Jodie Foster’s net worth in 2018.
Jodie Foster Early Life
Alicia Christian Foster was born on November 19, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Her father Lucius Fisher Foster III, and her mother Evelyn Ella Almond, they separated before he was born. Jodie Foster has 1 brother and 2 sisters from her origin parents, former child actor Buddy Foster, Connie Foster and Cindy Foster Jones.
Jodie Foster was grown and raised by her mother in her hometown. She finished her schooling from the Lycée Français de Los Angeles, and then she graduated in 1985 with a literature degree and a great honor from the Yale University. Jodie Foster also received a Doctor of Fine Arts honorary degree in 1997.
Jodie Foster had a long lasting relationship with Cydney Bernard. They are the parents of 2 sons, Charles Bernard Foster and Kit Bernard Foster.
Jodie Foster married the photographer, actress and director Alexandra Hedison in 2014.
Jodie Foster Career, Awards & Achievement
Jodie Foster’s mother used to work for the movie producer Arthur P. Jacobs. She started her career when she was a child by appearing in TV commercials. Then, Jodie Foster got recognized and gained some attention that led to minor and guest roles in TV series.
Following guest and minor acting roles, Jodie Foster had her debut major movie acting role in a 1972 adventure drama titled “Napoleon and Samantha”. Her breakthrough career success and her first huge acting experience was in 1976 in the crime drama movie “Taxi Driver” which stars Robert De Niro. Jodie Foster’s had 2 high grossing movies that she earned many awards for, the drama “The Accused”, and the horror thriller drama “The Silence of the Lambs” which she stars in along with Anthony Hopkins and Scott Glenn. Furthermore, she also starred in many high grossing movies including the romantic drama “Sommersby”, action comedy “Maverick”, science fiction drama “Contact”, crime drama thriller “Panic Room”, and the mystery thriller movie “Flightplan”.
Jodie Foster began being a director in 1991 with the drama movie “Little Man Tate”. She is the director and co- producer of the comedy drama movie “Home for the Holidays”, the director of the comedy movie “The Beaver”, and the director of the crime thriller movie titled “Money Monster”.
Awards & Achievements
Jodie Foster has won 2 Oscar Awards for Best Actress for her great performance in “The Accused” and in “The Silence of the Lambs”. For “Taxi Driver” and “Bugsy Malone”, she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles. Jodie Foster has 2 Saturn Awards for Best Actress for “Contact” and “The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane”.
Net Worth of Jodie Foster
The estimated net worth of Jodie Foster has reached up to $110 million. She earned her millions from the great movies she’s been starring in, and from being the director and producer of some movies. Jodie Foster salary for “Flightplan” movie which grossed $223 million at the box office was around $13 million, and she earned somewhere around $12 million for “Panic Room” which grossed $196 million at the box office.
Jodie Foster is one of the actresses that people love to watch in any kind of movies. She began appearing in TV series and movie by the end of the 1960s and the beginning of the 1970s. Jodie Foster is the director of 4 movies and her debut as a director is “Little Man Tate”. Jodie Foster is married to Alexandra Hedison and they seem happy together.