Sigourney Weaver is an American actress, she was born on October 8, 1949, in New York City, New York. Her real name is Susan Alexandra Weaver, but she adopted the name “Sigourney” from a character in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby.”
Weaver attended Stanford University, where she earned a degree in English in 1972. After college, she moved to New York City to pursue acting and began studying at the Yale School of Drama.
She made her debut in the 1977 film “Annie Hall,” directed by Woody Allen, in which she had a small but memorable role. Her breakout role came in 1979, when Ridley Scott’s science-fiction horror classic “Alien, was released.”
She played the lead role of Ellen Ripley, a tough and resourceful officer aboard a spaceship terrorized by an alien creature. The film was a commercial success and helped establish Weaver as a major Hollywood star.
Is Sigourney Weaver a Lesbian?
Sigourney Weaver is not a Lesbian, she is married to Jim Simpso, who is a stage director. They have been married since October 1, 1984.