Jodie Foster in Taxi Driver was her breakthrough success. Only 14 at the time, the film has since come to mark the beginning of her incredible career. With films like The Silence of the Lambs and Panic Room here are her best roles and Jodie Foster in Taxi Driver!
Jodie Foster Taxi Driver
Jodie Foster in Taxi Driver would come to be when the actress was just 13 years old! Martin Scorsese's 1976 thriller Taxi Driver would become one of the biggest roles of her career.
Playing the part of "Iris", a child prostitute, the role would be the push the young star needed to begin her rise to fame. Foster was even nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress!
Following her adult breakthrough success with The Accused, Jodie Foster's next film is one of her best-remembered roles. Playing the part of FBI trainee "Clarice Starling" in 1991's classic thriller, Silence of the Lambs, the role is not just a fan favorite but also one of Foster's own personal favorites!
Her enthusiasm for the role really showed, and the film was one of the biggest of the year and continues to receive praise today! In addition to acting, Foster is also an accomplished director.
Some of her best directing work has come in the 2010s including The Beaver (2011), and Money Monster (2016), as well as TV series like Orange is the New Black, House of Cards, and Black Mirror. At 59 years old, Jodie Foster has had an incredible career so far, and we look forward to seeing what the future has in store for the Taxi Driver star!