Sigourney Weaver Recalls Her Shock Best Actress Oscar Nomination For Aliens
Sigourney Weaver Recalls Her Shock Best Actress Oscar Nomination For Aliens

Sigourney Weaver Recalls Her Shock Best Actress Oscar Nomination For Aliens

Sci-Fi movies have not been known to do well when it comes to Oscar nominations, and back in 1986, the last thing Sigourney Weaver expected to gain from reprising her role as Ellen Ripley in Aliens was a nomination for Best Actress. In a recent interview ahead of her appearance in Avatar: The Way of Water, Weaver recalled how the nomination was a huge surprise to her at the time.

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​Sci-fi movies aren’t known for attracting big Oscar nods, but Sigourney Weaver recently recalled when her performance as Ellen Ripley broke the norm. Read More