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Jodie Foster

Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress. She was born in Los Angeles, California where she attended the exclusive prep school, the Lycée Français de Los Angeles[?], before going on to Yale University where she earned a BA in Literature, graduating magna cum laude.

Ms. Foster has made more than 50 film appearances and television since the age of eight. She began her career at the age of 3 in television commercials and then went on to appear in a variety of television series. In film, at the age of 12, she earned a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Martin Scorses's[?] film, Taxi Driver.

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