BTW, if the name Alexandra Hedison sounds familiar to you, it may be because before the Portia de Rossi dynasty, Alexandra was the main squeeze of Ellen De Generes!That makes Jodie and Ellen officially Eskimo sisters!Despite never having taken an acting class, she dove headlong into show business in 1968 with her first television show, From there, she would continue on to a busy career as a child actress, with Brandy Foster always by her side, playing the dual role of manager and mother."My mom managed me when I was young," Foster later recalled. She was very strong, self-educated, but wasn't pushy.
A precocious and bright child from the start, Foster began talking at nine months and had taught herself to read by the time she was 3 years old.Our thoughts are with Jonathan‘s loved ones during this time., but she didn't hold onto her trophy for too long. Law revealed that she asked her parents to take it back to their home in Kentucky because she felt "odd" having it on display in her house! Other stars, however, aren't as intimidated by the "weird energy" of their Academy Awards.Foster received an Oscar nomination at age 12 for her role as a child prostitute in Martin Scorsese's film Jodie Foster was born Alicia Christian Foster (she was later nicknamed "Jodie") in Los Angeles, California, on November 19, 1962.The daughter of Evelyn "Brandy" Ella and Lucius Fisher Foster III, Foster is the youngest of four children.She hadn’t actively tried to conceal it, but she didn’t flaunt it, either. Roberts didn’t actively conceal her orientation, either. But within the gay community, there has always been debate about how much disclosure is the “right” amount.