(born Susan Alexandra Weaver in Manhattan, New York, New York)
Sigourney Weaver played the resourceful action hero Ellen Ripley in Alien
(1979), Aliens (1980), Alien 3 (1992), and Alien Resurrection (1997). She
also played Dana Barrett in Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II
(1989) and Dr. Grace Augustine in Avatar (2009). She played her
first minor role in Woody Allen‘s 1977 comedy, Annie Hall.