Meet Cydney Bernard she was Jodie Foster’s ex-girlfriend with whom she raised her two sons Charlie and Kit, while the existence of Bernard in Jodie’s life was no mystery, it called our attention after Jodie openly said she is a lesbian, single though. (Photos below)
50-year-old Jodie Foster received the Cecil B. de Mille for Lifetime achievement at the 70th Golden Globe Awards it was during her acceptance speech that she confirmed what we all knew for a while, she is lesbian, she added that she is single, and that is because she is no longer dating her longtime girlfriend Cydney Bernard.
59-year-old Cydney Ellen Bernard was born on March 30th, 1953, she met Jodie in 1992 when both work in the film Sommersby Cydney was an production coordinator, they began to date ever since.
Jodie gave birth her son Charlie in 1998 and to Kit in 2001, they raised them together and have never revealed the name of the boys’ father. Foster thanked Cyndey during her speech when she won the 2007 Sherry Lancing Leadership Award at the Women in Entertainment breakfast at the Women in Entertainment breakfast..
“thanks to my beautiful Cydney, who sticks with me through all the rotten and the bliss”.
They might not be together now, but they still love each other very much, Jodie Foster took the time to thank Cydney Bernard at the 2013 Golden Globes, here is what she said..
“There is no way I could stand here without acknowledging one of the deepest loves of my life, my heroic co-parent, my ex-partner in love but righteous soul sister in life, my confessor, ski buddy, consigliere, most beloved, BFF of 20 years Cydney Bernard, thank you Cyd. I am so proud of our modern family, our amazing sons Charlie and Kit who are my reason to breathe, and to evolve, my blood and soul. And boys, in case you didn’t know it, this song, all of this. This song is for you.
Cydney Bernard was a production coordinator at the 1990 TV movie A Mom For Christmas, L.A Story in 1991 and Sommersby in 1993. Bernard was an assistant production manager at the Family Prayers an production supervisor in the Client and Roswell in 1994, In 1996 in Loch Ness and Ruby Jean and Joe, Bean in 1997.
In 2005 she was a production manager in the t.v series The L World and help on one episode on Off The Map.
As a producer she was in the 2000 tv movie Ratz, A Girl Thing in 2001 and Spinning Boris in 2003.