Geena Davis, Best Supporting Actress 1988: MovieMonday.com

THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST

(Drama - PG)

Geena Davis won her Supporting Oscar for playing the dog trainer who gets involved with Hurt.


Geena Davis (1957- ) born Virginia Elizabeth Davis in Wareham, Massachusetts. Geena Davis majored in drama at Boston University. While she didn't get signed by a modeling agency until the age of 23, her work in a Victoria Secrets cataloge caught the attention of producer Sydney Pollack, who cast her in "Tootsie"(1982). Geena Davis has been married four times, her second husband being actor Jeff Goldblum.She is now married to Dr. Reza Jarrahy and gave birth to her first child, a daughter in April of 200. Geena Davis has an IQ of 140 and is a member of MENSA. In 1991 Geena Davis was nominated for Best Actress for her role in: THELMA & LOUISE.

Her other credits include:

FLETCH
BEETLEJUICE
QUICK CHANGE
A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN
HERO
CUTTHROAT ISLAND
THE LONG KISS GOODNIGHT
STUART LITTLE
STUART LITTLE 2

Her television credits include:

BUFFALO BILL (series)
THE GEENA DAVIS SHOW (series)