Virginia Elizabeth "Geena" Davis
is an American actress, film producer, writer, former fashion model, and a women's Olympics archery team semi-finalist. She is best known for her movie roles as Veronica "Ronnie" Quaife in The Fly
, Barbara Maitland
, Thelma Yvonne Dickinson in Thelma & Louise
, Dorothy "Dottie" Hinson in A League of Their Own
, Samantha Caine/Charlene "Charly" Baltimore in The Long Kiss Goodnight
, Mrs. Little
in the Stuart Little film trilogy
, and Muriel Pritchett in The Accidental Tourist
, for which she won the 1988 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
For Disney, she voiced Princess Peri in Doc McStuffins. She also portrayed Angie Scacciapensieri in the Hollywood Pictures film, Angie, Mackenzie Allen in the ABC TV series Commander in Chief, Teddie Cochran in The Geena Davis Show, and Dr. Nicole Herman in Grey's Anatomy.
Geena Davis attending the World Maker Faire in New York in September 2013.
Geena Davis speaks at the 18th annual Hollywood Film Awards in November 2014.
Geena Davis speaks at The Exorcist panel at the 2016 Summer TCA Tour.
Geena Davis speaks at the 2016 New York Comic Con.
Geena Davis attending the 2018 Toronto International Film Fest.
- Davis was originally considered for the role of Abby Mallard in the 2005 Disney animated feature film, Chicken Little, along with several other actresses that were also considered for the part.