Sigourney Weaver (born Susan Alexandra Weaver; October 8, 1949) is an American actress. She is kent especially for her role o Ellen Ripley in the fower Alien films: Alien, Aliens, Alien 3, an Alien Resurrection. Ither notable roles include Dana Barrett in Ghostbusters an its sequel Ghostbusters II, Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey, Working Girl, an Grace Augustine in Avatar.

Sigourney Weaver
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Weaver at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con
BornSusan Alexandra Weaver
(1949-10-08) 8 October 1949 (age 70)
Manhattan, New York Ceety
New York, U.S.
Alma materStanford Varsity (B.A., 1972)
Yale Varsity (M.F.A., 1974)
ThriftActress
Years active1976–present
Hicht5 ft 11.5 in (1.82 m)
Hauf-marrae(s)Jim Simpson (m. 1984)
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ParentsSylvester Weaver (deceased)
Elizabeth Inglis (deceased)
RelativesDoodles Weaver
(uncle, deceased)