Geena Davis

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Actress, Philnathropist (1956)
Mon Aug 31 2020
By   Ruku

The prestigious Oscar-winning entertainment personality Genna Davis is grabbing wide media attention from her breakthrough performance in the movies and TV shows like Beetlejuice, The Accidental Tourist, Thelma & Louise, Commander in Chief, etc. 

The beautiful and talented actress was born as Virginia Elizabeth Davis in Wareham, Massachusetts, USA, on January 21, 1956, under the zodiac sign of Aquarius. She is the daughter of late. Lucille Cook Davis (mother) and late. William F. Davis (father). Genna has a brother named Danforth Davis.

Concerning the education, Genna attended Wareham High School. Later, she enrolled at New England College. Afterward, she received a Bachelor's degree in drama from Boston University.

Relationship Status

As of 2020, it seems like the Beetlejuice actress Geena is living a single life involving in any romantic relationship.  After the tragic separation with former love partners, Davis has kept her personal life details private. 

The actress Geena Davis who is the founder of Geena Davis on Gender in Media currently lives a single life.
Image: The actress Geena Davis who is the founder of Geena Davis on Gender in Media currently lives a single life.
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The woman is busy with her professional works and prefers to spend quality time with her beloved children. Similarly, Geena who founded the non-profit making organization Geena Davis on Gender in Media is also working actively in order to increase the presence of female characters in media.

Ex-Partner: Reza Jarrahy

The 64-years-old Geena began dating a neurosurgeon Reza Jarrahy back in 1998. After dating for three-years, Jarrahy and Geena allegedly tied the wedding knot on September 1, 2001.

From the marital relationship, the husband-wife duo shared their first kid, a daughter, Alizeh Keshvar Davis Jarrahy on April 10, 2002. Similarly, they became parents for the second time on May 6, 2004, who shared a twin son named Kaiis Steven Jarrahy and Kian William Jarrahy.

 The actress Geena Davis who shared three kids Alizeh, Kaiis, and Kian, with Reza Jarrahy, said she was not legally married.
Snap: The actress Geena Davis who shared three kids Alizeh, Kaiis, and Kian, with Reza Jarrahy, said she was not legally married.
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Everything was going fine, but citing some irreconcilable differences Jarrahy filed for divorce in May 2018. According to the documents, the couple separated in November 2017. However, Geena claimed that she and Reza were not legally married.  

Former Husbands

Before sharing an intimate life with Dr. Reza, Geena was married thrice in her life. She first linked up romantically with the restaurateur Richard Emmolo in December 1977. After four-years, Emmolo and Davis exchanged the wedding vows on March 25, 1981.

The previously married pair were living a blissful marital life. However, in February 1983 they separated and later divorced on June 27, 1984

 Geena Davis was married to an actor Jeff Goldblum from November 1, 1987, to October 1990.
Photo: Geena Davis was married to an actor Jeff Goldblum from November 1, 1987, to October 1990.
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Similarly, the 6-feet-0-inch (183 cm) tall Geena met her second husband an actor, Jeff Goldblum, back in 1985 in the set of the film Transylvania 6-5000. After the first encounter, they shared a good bond and got married on November 1, 1987.

However, Goldblum and Davis also ended up in divorce in October 1990, it was later finalized in 1991. Likewise, from September 18, 1993, to August 26, 1997, Davis was in a marital relationship with the film director Renny Harlin

Net Worth: $30 million

Genna has a total net worth of $30 million which she collected from her professional career. Another actress Blake Lively also owns a total fortune of $30 million. 

Some of Geena's movies are listed below along with their box-office collection;

Movie Name IMDb ratingsProduction BudgetBox-Office Collection
Tootsie (1982)7.4/10$21 million$177.2 million
A League of Their Own (1992)7.3/10$40 million$132.4 million
Stuart Little (1999)5.9/10$133 million$300.1 million

Similarly, Davis has played her character in other films the TV series like The Accidental Tourist, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Knight Rider, Family Ties, Will & Grace, Commander in Chief, Coma, Doc McStuffins, Grey's Anatomy, The Exorcist, Glow, etc. From the movie and TV appearance, she not only collects an impressive sum of wealth, but she also grabs huge media attention as a talented actress. 

Picture: the Oscar-winning actress Geena Davis has a net worth of $30 million.
Picture: the Oscar-winning actress Geena Davis has a net worth of $30 million.
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Besides, an actress, Geena is also the sportswoman. Back in July 1999, Davis was in the team of the U.S archery team to compete in the 2000 Summer Olympics. However, she did not qualify for the team but got an opportunity to participate in the Sydney International Golden Arrow competition.

Awards and Accolades

The successful entertainment personality Geena has received several awards such as the Academy Awards (Oscar) for the Best Supporting Actress, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress, the 2015 Reframed Humanitarian Award, etc. Similarly, in May 2009, Geena also received an honorary doctorate of Fine Arts degree from Bates College.

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