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How old was Sigourney Weaver in Alien?

Sigourney Weaver was 28 in Alien when she played the character 'Ellen Ripley'.

That was over 42 years ago in 1979.

Today she is 71, and has starred in 94 movies in total, 87 since Alien was released.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In Alien, I think Sigourney Weaver looks:

Did you know?

Alien scores 8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Sigourney Weaver's first acting role was as 'Alvy's Date Outside Theatre' in Annie Hall, released in 1977 when she was 27.

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