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

1) She’s the Ultimate Tomboy

They just don’t make wisecracking adorable tomboys like vintage Jodie anymore – not in Hollywood anyway. From her Disney pics to Scorsese’s Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore Jodie was the inspiration and crush for a generation of burgeoning lesbians. Here’s Jodie’s unforgettable “weird” speech from Alice.  

Main image via Getty.

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