Sigourney Weaver frequently withdraws from the world and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of her own world.
Weaver identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and she wants to help them or care for them in some way.
Her nationality is American and she has mixed European ethnicity. As a child, Weaver was enrolled at Ethel Walker School.
Weaver was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for the 1980 Off-Broadway play Das Lusitania Songspiel, and received a Tony Award nomination for the 1984 Broadway play Hurlyburly.
A seven-time Golden Globe Award nominee, she won both Best Actress in Drama and Best Supporting Actress for her work in the 1988 films Gorillas in the Mist and Working Girl, becoming the first person to win two acting Golden Globes in the same year.
She reprised the role in three sequels: Aliens (1986), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress; Alien 3 (1992), and Alien: Resurrection (1997).
She is also known for her starring roles in the box-office hits Ghostbusters (1984), Ghostbusters II (1989), and Avatar (2009).
Sigourney Weaver (born October 8, 1949) is an Academy Award-nominated American actress best known for playing Ripley in the "Alien" series.
She also appeared in the 2009 film "Avatar." Find more pictures, news and articles about Sigourney Weaver here.
She was the daughter of Elizabeth Inglis and Sylvester “Pat”Weaver. She is famous for her deep smooth voice and cheekbones. Her husband is Jim Simpson, he is a stage director.
Her mother was an actress and executive officer for NBC television.
Famous for her statuesque, model-like figure, highly defined cheekbones and her deep smooth voice, Sigourney Weaver is an actress from United States.