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Geena Davis

Actress
Female
Born Jan 21, 1956
Age 60
Hometown Wareham, Massachu...
Religion Roman Catholic
Height 6' 1½" (18...
Weight 146 lbs (66.2 kg)...
Measurements 38 B -27-38
Nationality American

Virginia Elizabeth "Geena" Davis is an American actress, film producer, writer, former fashion model, and a women's Olympics archery team semi-finalist. She is best known for her roles in The Fly, Beetlejuice, Thelma & Louise, A League of Their Own, and The Accidental Tourist, for which she won the 1988 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 2005, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama for her role in Commander in Chief.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1956 Birth Born on January 21, 1956.

TWENTIES

1979 23 Years Old Enrolling at New England College, she graduated with a bachelor's degree in drama from Boston University in 1979. … Read More
1983 27 Years Old 1 More Event
She followed the role with the part of Wendy Killain in the short-lived television series Buffalo Bill, which aired from June 1983 to March 1984. … Read More

FORTIES

2000 44 Years Old In 2000–2001, Davis starred in the short-lived sitcom The Geena Davis Show. … Read More
2001 45 Years Old On September 1, 2001, Davis married Iranian-American plastic surgeon Reza Jarrahy (born 1971). … Read More
2004 48 Years Old In 2004, while watching children's television programs and videos with her daughter, Davis noticed what she thought was an imbalance in the ratio of male to female characters. … Read More
2005 49 Years Old In 2005, Davis teamed up with the non-profit group Dads and Daughters to launch a venture dedicated to balancing the number of male and female characters in children's TV and movie programming.

FIFTIES

2007 51 Years Old Davis launched The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media in 2007. … Read More
2009 53 Years Old For her work in this field she received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from Bates College in May 2009.
2011 55 Years Old In 2011, Davis became one of a handful of celebrities attached to USAID and Ad Council's FWD campaign, an awareness initiative tied to that year's East Africa drought. … Read More
2015 59 Years Old In 2015, Davis launched an annual film festival to be held in Bentonville, Arkansas, to highlight diversity in film, accepting films that prominently feature minorities and women in the cast and crew. … Read More
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