Sigourney Weaver

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 90
Susan Alexandra Weaver, professionally known as Sigourney Weaver, is an American actress. Dubbed "Queen of Sci-Fi", Weaver is considered to be a pioneer of action heroines in science fiction films. She is primarily known for her role as Ellen Ripley in the Alien franchise. The role earned her an Academy Award nomination in 1986 and is often regarded... read more

Susan Alexandra Weaver, professionally known as Sigourney Weaver, is an American actress. Dubbed "Queen of Sci-Fi", Weaver is considered to be a pioneer of action heroines in science fiction films. She is primarily known for her role as Ellen Ripley in the Alien franchise. The role earned her an Academy Award nomination in 1986 and is often regarded as one of the most significant female protagonists in all of cinema.

Birth Name

Susan Alexandra Weaver

Born

Saturday, 08 October 1949

Actress Filmography

Avatar 5 Grace Augustine 2028
Avatar 4 Dr. Grace Augustine 2026
Avatar 3 Dr. Grace Augustine 2024
Avatar: The Way of Water Kiri 2022
The Good House Hildy Good 2022
Call Jane Virginia 2022
Ghostbusters: Afterlife Dana Barrett 2021
Secrets of the Whales Narrator 2021
My Salinger Year Margaret 2020
Reunited Apart Self 2020
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Avatar 5 Grace Augustine 2028
Avatar 4 Dr. Grace Augustine 2026
Avatar 3 Dr. Grace Augustine 2024
Avatar: The Way of Water Kiri 2022
The Good House Hildy Good 2022
Call Jane Virginia 2022
Ghostbusters: Afterlife Dana Barrett 2021
Secrets of the Whales Narrator 2021
My Salinger Year Margaret 2020
Reunited Apart Self 2020
The Oscars Self - Presenter 2020
Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters Self 2020
The Holiday Movies That Made Us Self - Actress 'Dana' 2019
Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary Self 2019
For All Mankind Ripley 2019
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance The Myth-Speaker (voice) 2019
The Movies Ripley / Dana Barrett, Ripley 2019
Laddie: The Man Behind the Movies Herself / Self 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction Self 2018
The Meyerowitz Stories Sigourney Weaver 2017
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs Self / Self (archive footage) 2017
The Defenders Alexandra Reid 2017
Rakka Jasper 2017
Oats Studios 2017
Untitled Neill Blomkamp Alien Project Ripley 2017
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Self 2016
Dream the Future Self 2016
Ghostheads Self 2016
Ghostbusters Rebecca Gorin 2016
Finding Dory Sigourney Weaver (voice) / Sigourney Weaver 2016
The Assignment Doctor Rachel Jane / Dr. Rachel Kay 2016
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Ripley 2016
A Monster Calls Grandma 2016
Call My Agent! Sigourney Weaver 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Ripley, Self 2015
My Depression Elizabeth Swados (voice) / (voice) 2015
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Herself / Self 2015
Keepers of the Covenant: Making Exodus - Gods and Kings Self 2015
Chappie Michelle Bradley 2015
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero Lady Starblaster 2014
Exodus: Gods and Kings Tuya / Tuja 2014
All You Need Is Love Narrator 2014
Years of Living Dangerously Self 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self 2014
Celebrity Page Self 2013
The 67th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2013
The Broadway.com Show Self 2013
Vamps Cisserus 2012
Political Animals Elaine Barrish 2012
The Cabin in the Woods The Director 2012
The Cold Light of Day Carrack / Jean Carrack 2012
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Self 2012
Red Lights Margaret Matheson 2012
Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (archive footage) 2012
Rampart Joan Confrey 2011
Abduction Dr. Bennett / Dr. Geraldine 'Geri' Bennett 2011
The Jonathan Ross Show Self - Guest 2011
Close Up Actress / Self - Interviewee 2011
Cedar Rapids Macy Vanderhei 2011
Paul The Big Guy 2011
You Again Ramona / Aunt Ramona 2010
Ebert Presents: At the Movies Self - Short Film Jury President 2010
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 2010
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Self - Nominee 2010
Crazy on the Outside Viki 2010
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief Self 2010
Avatar Dr. Grace Augustine 2009
The Jay Leno Show Self - Guest 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Herself - Guest 2009
Prayers for Bobby Mary Griffith 2009
Cinema's Exiles: From Hitler to Hollywood Narrator 2009
The Tale of Despereaux Narrator / The Narrator (voice) 2008
His Highness Hollywood Herself / Self 2008
WALL·E Ship's Computer / Ship's Computer (voice) 2008
Baby Mama Chaffee Bicknell 2008
Nostalgia Critic Ripley (archive footage) 2008
Be Kind Rewind Ms. Lawson 2008
Vantage Point Rex Brooks 2008
Eli Stone Therapist 2008
Pioneers of Television Self 2008
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Ripley, Ellen Ripley, The Director 2007
The Girl in the Park Julia / Julia Sandburg 2007
Chelsea Lately Elaine Barrish on 'Political Animals' 2007
The Dame Edna Treatment Self - Guest 2007
The TV Set Lenny 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self - Guest 2007
Happily N'Ever After Frieda (voice) / Frieda 2007
Infamous Babe Paley 2006
Snow Cake Linda Freeman / Linda 2006
The One Show Self - Guest 2006
Planet Earth Narrator - US Version 2006
The Colbert Report Herself - Guest 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
20 to 1 Dr. Grace Augustine, Ripley, Self 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Herself - Guest 2005
Imaginary Heroes Sandy Travis 2004
The Village Alice Hunt 2004
The 58th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2004
Doc Martin American Tourist, Beth Traywick 2004
One Step Beyond: The Making of 'Alien: Resurrection' Herself / Self 2003
The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' Self 2003
Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' Self 2003
Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years Ripley / Katharine Parker 2003
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Herself 2003
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains Self 2003
Holes The Warden / Louise Walker the Warden 2003
Search for the Afghan Girl Narrator 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Herself - Guest 2003
The Guys Joan 2002
Tadpole Eve Grubman 2002
The 'Alien' Saga Self 2002
When I Was a Girl Self 2001
Alien Evolution Herself / Self 2001
Big Bad Love Betti DeLoreo (voice) / Betti DeLoreo 2001
VH1 Divas Live: The One and Only Aretha Franklin Self 2001
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 2001
Heartbreakers Ulga Yevanova / Angela Nardino / Max Conners 2001
A Century of Science Fiction Self 2001
Empires: The Roman Empire in the First Century Narrator 2001
Company Man Daisy Quimp 2000
Close Encounters: Proof of Alien Contact Self - Actress 2000
Galaxy Quest Gwen DeMarco 1999
Saturday Night Live 25 Self 1999
A Map of the World Alice Goodwin 1999
Independent Lens Narrator / Self 1999
The Alien Legacy Self 1999
Futurama Planet Express Ship 1999
Get Bruce Herself / Self 1999
Why Dogs Smile & Chimpanzees Cry Self - Narrator / Narrator 1999
The 70th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1998
E! Mysteries & Scandals Self 1998
Alien Resurrection Ripley 1997
Snow White: A Tale of Terror Claudia Hoffman / Lady Claudia Hoffman 1997
The Ice Storm Janey Carver 1997
Theater Talk Self 1996
The Daily Show Self - Guest 1996
The 50th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 1996
Mundo VIP Self 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Herself (archive footage), Herself 1996
Jeffrey Debra Moorhouse 1995
Copycat Helen Hudson 1995
The 67th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1995
Inside the Actors Studio Self - Guest 1994
Death and the Maiden Paulina Escobar 1994
The Wild Swans Narrator 1994
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Herself - Guest 1993
Late Show with David Letterman Herself - Guest 1993
Dave Ellen Mitchell 1993
Rabbit Ears: Peachboy Narrator 1993
1492: Conquest of Paradise Queen Isabel / Queen Isabella 1992
HBO First Look Self 1992
The 46th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 1992
Alien 3 Ripley / Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley 1992
The Snow Queen Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1992
The Making of 'Alien 3' Self 1992
The Howard Stern Show Self - Guest 1990
Helmut Newton: Frames from the Edge Herself / Self 1989
Ghostbusters II Dana Barrett 1989
The 61st Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 1989
Troldspejlet Self - Actress / Grace 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Herself - Guest 1989
Working Girl Katharine Parker 1988
Gorillas in the Mist Dian Fossey 1988
The 59th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee & Presenter 1987
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Self 1986
Half Moon Street Dr. Lauren Slaughter / Lauren Slaughter 1986
Aliens Ripley / Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley 1986
One Woman or Two Jessica Fitzgerald 1985
Ghostbusters Dana Barrett 1984
Deal of the Century Catherine DeVoto 1983
The 55th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1983
The Year of Living Dangerously Jill Bryant 1982
Entertainment Tonight Herself (archive footage), Self 1981
The 53rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1981
Eyewitness Tony Sokolow 1981
3 by Cheever Marcia Lawton 1979
Alien Ripley / Lt. Ellen Louise Ripley 1979
Madman Gale 1978
Annie Hall Alvy's Date Outside Theatre 1977
Saturday Night Live Herself - Host / Various / Zuul / Ripley, Ripley / Grace / Various / Self - Host 1975
Nova Narrator 1974
Somerset Avis Ryan 1970
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962

Producer Filmography

2021 Emmy Outstanding Narrator Nominated
2013 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2010 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2009 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2000 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1998 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
1989 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
1989 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Won
1989 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1989 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Won
1987 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1987 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
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