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Geena was born under the official name Davis, Virginia Elizabeth on January 21st, 1956. She has been a credited actor since the 1982 film Tootsie.
Geena Davis is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in four films including the 1996 action film The Long Kiss Goodnight as the character Samantha Caine, the 1996 action movie The Long Kiss Goodnight playing Charly Baltimore and the 1995 action release Cutthroat Island cast as Morgan.
Geena has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in ten films including: the 2002 adventure film Stuart Little 2 as the character Mrs. Little, the 1999 adventure movie Stuart Little playing Mrs. Eleanor Little and the 1992 comedy release Hero cast as Gale Gayley.
Geena Davis has earned salaries up to $7,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 1999 adventure film Stuart Little, which brought in $140,000,000 at the box office.
In 1996 Geena Davis produced her first movie, the action film The Long Kiss Goodnight.
Geena is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-one magazines, captured in more than fifteen pictorials, interviewed in over ten publications and featured in fourteen magazine articles.
As an actor Geena Davis has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her portrayal of Muriel in the 1988 film The Accidental Tourist. Geena Davis was also nominated for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Thelma in the 1991 movie Thelma & Louise .