Jodie Foster and Mel Gibson star in 2011's "The Beaver."
From left, Winona Ryder mingles with Jodie Foster at the 1999 premiere of the film "Eyes Wide Shut," in the Westwood section of Los Angeles.
Jodie Foster stars as Ellie Arroway in "Contact," a 1997 science fiction film based on the best-selling novel by Carl Sagan.
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Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter and Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling in "The Silence of the Lambs." Foster won the Academy Award for best actress for her performance in the 1991 film.
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Jodie Foster poses with the best actress Oscar she won for her role in "The Accused" at the 61st Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Calif.
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Jodi Foster holds some flowers given to her by an unidentified person in New York after leaving a dinner with friends at the Centre Court Restaurant on Columbus Avenue.