Sigourney Weaver

Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actress Sigourney Weaver has created a host of memorable film characters, both dramatic and comic, ranging from "Ripley" in Alien to "Dian Fossey" in Gorillas in the Mist to "Grace" in Avatar. Over the years, she has captivated audiences and won acclaim as one of the most esteemed actresses on both stage and screen and has used her stardom to shed light on her environmental activism. [+]