Sigourney Weaver - Details


Sigourney WeaverBorn 8th October 1949, Sigourney Weaver grew up in new York, united Sates of America. Christened Susan Weaver, Sigourney changed her name after reading 'The Great Gatsby'.

Sigourney gained a bachelor of English at Stanford University in 1872, she also attended Yale drama school, where her interests in acting was instigated.

After a brief period working on stage, Weaver earned a role in Madman (1978), followed by Ridley Scott's Alien (1979). Her real star status wasn't achieved however, until the enormous box office hit with Ghostbusters (1984), a launching pad for Sigourney, who never looked back since…

She currently resides in America with her husband, daughter Charlotte and son Simpson.


Sigourney Weaver speaks French and German fluently



  • 8th October 1949 - Birth