10 Reasons We Love Golden Globe Honoree Jodie Foster

Producer, director and two-time Academy Award winning actress Jodie Foster is set to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the Golden Globes this Sunday, and it could not be more well deserved. While Foster’s visceral turns in Taxi Driver, The Accused and The Silence of the Lambs are reason enough to adore the former child star who attended Yale, and who is likely a lesbian, we thought we’d honor her with the reasons we love her.
By: Tracy E. Gilchrist
January 11 2013 7:39 AM

8) She Fully Commits Even When She’s Awkwardly Cast in Period Romances

There’s no denying Jodie’s thespian chops, but she starred in a pair of period pieces that required her to make moon eyes at leading men, something that proved ultimately awkward despite her best emoting. All valiant attempts aside, something was just off in her Somersby love scenes with Richard Gere and with those stolen glances with Crouching Tiger star Chow Yun-Fat in Anna and the King. But don’t take our word for it. You be the judge.

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