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Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Susan Alexandra Weaver

Birth Date :

October 08, 1949

Birth Place :

New York, USA

Spouse :

Jim Simpson (director, since October 1, 1984)

Claim to fame :

As Ripley in "Alien" (1979)

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Sigourney Weaver Confirmed to Play New Character in 'Avatar' Sequels

June 10, 2014 07:16:35 GMT

is already set to return for all "" sequels, and now James Cameron explains how he will bring back the actress since her character met her demise in the first movie. The director says Weaver will play a different role in next installments.
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Sigourney Weaver: Dana's Son Will Continue the Legacy in 'Ghostbusters 3'

June 10, 2014 03:55:25 GMT

dished on the newer generation of to be featured in the upcoming third movie. The original actress who plays Dana Barrett in the first two installments spilled that her character's son in the second film would be included in the new film.
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Sigourney Weaver Confirms Return to All 'Avatar' Sequels, Teases 'Transformative' Role

May 10, 2014 05:52:16 GMT

was confirmed to return for "" sequel by James Cameron in 2011, although her character was dying in the first film. Now, the actress reveals she is not just returning for "" but also for "" and "".
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Sigourney Weaver Set for Moses Movie 'Exodus', Aaron Paul and Ben Kingsley in Talks

August 28, 2013 02:59:42 GMT

Ridley Scott will reunite with in his next directorial effort, the biblical film "Exodus". The "Alien" actress has closed a deal to portray Tuya, mother of Ramses II. Joining the cast to star as Seti, Tuya's husband and the Egyptian pharaoh's father, is "" star .
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David Beckham Releases Statement on GB Team Exclusion

June 28, 2012 17:58:48 GMT

will not be seen fighting for England at the upcoming Olympics. The 37-year-old soccer star failed to make the Great Britain dream team for the summer games that start next month in London.
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Sigourney Weaver Spars With Carla Gugino in 'Political Animals' New Trailer

June 28, 2012 09:13:11 GMT

A new trailer for USA Network's upcoming miniseries "" has landed online. It highlights more drama in the private life of political figures. While those issues could be useful for a journalist like 's Susan Berg, it could also be a weapon to take down such disgraceful politician as ' Bud Hammond, who is also a former President of the United States.
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Report: Family Plans for Davy Jones' Body to Be Cremated

March 07, 2012 02:15:59 GMT

Funeral plans for Davy Jones have not yet been finalized, but words are coming out that he will be cremated. Bringing out the news was TMZ. The gossip site reported that the cremation has yet to take place, but noted that the family of the late member of The Monkees is discussing what to do with his ashes.
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Sigourney Weaver to Headline Greg Berlanti's 'Political Animals'

March 07, 2012 02:15:20 GMT

USA Network has snagged big-screen actress to headline its new series "". The Ellen Ripley depicter in "Alien" film series is set to take the lead role in the political drama written by Greg Berlanti ("").
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Jessica Lowndes Debuts 'Nothing Like This' Music Video

January 25, 2012 07:24:12 GMT

is going through a bad breakup and nursing her broken heart in a music video for her latest single "Nothing Like This". Still unable to get over her ex, the "" actress is dragged by her girl pals to a party, where she unexpectedly runs into a hot-looking guy. They sneak out of the party together and hook up in a steamy makeout session.
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Report: Demi Moore Seems to Be Suffering From Seizure

January 25, 2012 07:18:00 GMT

What might have happened before was rushed to the hospital? A representative for the "" star claimed that the actress suffered from exhaustion, while TMZ suggested that her hospitalization might have caused by substance abuse. The latest report, on the other hand, proposed seizure might play a part.
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Robert De Niro and Sigourney Weaver's 'Red Lights' Sold to Millennium at Sundance

January 25, 2012 07:14:13 GMT

Another major acquisition has just been closed at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival on Tuesday, January 24. After Fox Searchlight bought the distribution rights to Sundance darling "", it is now reported that Millennium Entertainment has bought the and -starring supernatural thriller "".
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James Cameron Reveals How He'll Bring Sigourney Weaver Back to Life for 'Avatar 2'

October 12, 2011 08:12:01 GMT

Although 's character Dr. Grace Augustine was seen dying in "", director James Cameron has a plan to bring her back for its sequel. Speaking to New York Magazine's Vulture, the filmmaker who also helmed the 1997 hit movie "" insisted that nobody is ever really dead in a sci-fi movie.
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Melanie Brown Hopes First Daughter Pick Good Name for Newborn Baby Girl

September 03, 2011 01:31:17 GMT

Hours after giving birth to her third daughter, Melanie Brown reveals who is going to give name to her newborn baby girl. On Friday, September 2, the former member tweeted, "My daughter Phoenix wants to pick her sisters baby name,so fingers crossed she picks a good one!!"
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Sigourney Weaver Saves Taylor Lautner's Life in New 'Abduction' Clip

September 02, 2011 09:04:08 GMT

Another clip from -starring "" has been made available online. Released via Apple, the new snippet sees the scene wherein flustered-looking Lautner takes a ride with and as they try to escape the bad guys.
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Upset Kanye West Reveals Banned Cover Art Ft. Him and His Phoenix Naked

October 18, 2010 03:25:04 GMT

is upset that the cover art of his new album "" is banned in the U.S. The rapper vented his frustration on Twitter and then posted the parental advisory-labeled artwork on the micro-blogging site.
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2010 Scream Awards: 'Eclipse' Dominates Partial List of Movie Winners

October 18, 2010 03:09:23 GMT

A gala night for 2010 Scream Awards has been held on Saturday, October 16 to announce the winners. While the full winners will only be unveiled when the show airs on Spike TV October 19, some of the awards recipients have allegedly been leaked.
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Sigourney Weaver Urges Four Seasons Hotel to Serve Guests With Paper Cup

October 01, 2010 07:18:51 GMT

is urging hotels she conducts press interviews in to be greener - and provide water urns and paper cups instead of bottles. The actress is a keen environmentalist and she was horrified when she showed up for a recent press junket at the Four Seasons hotel in Beverly Hills to find a table full of plastic water bottles.
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Kristen Bell and Odette Yustman Ditch On-Screen Fight at 'You Again' LA Premiere

September 23, 2010 07:50:45 GMT

Pretty faces were packed in the El Capitan Theater on Wednesday, September 22. That night, the likes of , , and attended the Los Angeles premiere of "".
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Sigourney Weaver Eyes to Perform Her Stripper Role for Live Audience

September 21, 2010 08:34:20 GMT

is considering hitting the stage with her portrayal of aging stripper Gypsy Rose Lee after TV bosses put a planned project on hold. The actress carried out extensive research about the infamous historical figure but the TV drama is still to go before the cameras - and she's keen to try out her "Gypsy" on audiences.
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Video: Kristen Bell, Betty White, Sigourney Weaver and Odette Yustman Having Fight

August 27, 2010 09:41:52 GMT

, , and 's interview to promote their new movie "" has turned nasty. Instead of talking about the upcoming drama comedy film, the four actresses end up fighting. The dispute, however, is only part of the movie promotion in a new Funny of Die video.
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'Avatar' Wins Big at 2010 Saturn Awards

June 25, 2010 05:06:51 GMT

"" may have lost to "" at the 82nd annual Academy Awards, but it does not stop the sci-fi from dominating another award show. The movie has gone home as a big winner on Thursday, June 24 as it picked up ten prizes at the 36th annual Saturn Awards.
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Tim Allen Felt Intimidated When Directing Sigourney Weaver

June 17, 2010 08:09:43 GMT

Funnyman was nervous ahead of his directorial debut "" because he was intimidated about ordering around on the film set. The comedian recruited Weaver for the crime drama, but kept imagining her as tough "Aliens" character Ellen Ripley.
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Movie Stars Interview Each Other on Oprah Oscar Special

March 04, 2010 07:11:54 GMT

In celebration of the upcoming Oscars, hosted a TV special that sees high profile celebrities interviewing each other. Aired on Wednesday, March 3, "The Oprah Winfrey Oscar Special" also brought audience to the set of "" with James Cameron as personal guide.
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Sigourney Weaver Mocks Herself on 'Saturday Night Live'

January 18, 2010 07:12:49 GMT

showed off her singing and comedy skills on late-night TV in America on Saturday night, January 16 - and even poked fun at herself during her second "" guest hosting stint. The actress played a vertigo-suffering nightclub singer trying to get down from atop a piano, an Eastern European darts player, a member of disco-era duo Amber & Cream and she even recreated her characters from "Aliens" and "" for hilarious skits.
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