Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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She starred in two Fox series, Tru Calling and Dollhouse. She was raised in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the faith of her mother, though she is not practicing. Her parents divorced when she was an infant. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. Though initially planned as a five episode role, the character became so popular that she stayed on for the whole third season and returned for a two-part appearance in season four, after which the remainder of her original story arc was played out as part of the first season of the Buffy spin-off series Angel. Repentant and rededicated, Faith returned as a heroine in other episodes of Angel and in the last five episodes of Buffy. And they send me pictures – “Oh, here’s a picture of me before I was incarcerated!” – and there’s some guy sat on the sofa with a bottle of beer and a moustache, and a big gut. One reviewer described the film as “84 minutes of everyone’s wasted time”.
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Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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She starred in two Fox series, Tru Calling and Dollhouse. Dushku’s father is Albanian and her mother is of Danish and English descent. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. Dushku took time off from acting to finish her junior and senior years of high school. She was accepted to the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and Suffolk University in Boston, where her mother serves as professor of government and previously served as dean of the campus in Dakar, Senegal. It’s so creepy. in 2000, Dushku starred in the hit cheerleader comedy Bring It On. Starting that same year, she starred in a new Fox TV series, Tru Calling, where she played the main character, medical student Tru Davies.
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Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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She has three older brothers: Aaron, Benjamin (Ben), and Nathaniel (Nate). Her parents divorced when she was an infant. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. And they send me pictures – ‘Oh, here’s a picture of me before I was incarcerated!’ – and there’s some guy sat on the sofa with a bottle of beer and a moustache, and a big gut.
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Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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Eliza Patricia Dushku ( /’d??ku:/; born December 30, 1980) is an American actress known for her television roles, including recurring appearances as Faith on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spinoff series Angel. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. She had parts as Paul Reiser’s daughter in Bye Bye Love, as Cindy Johnson in Race the Sun, and roles in a television movie and a short film. Repentant and rededicated, Faith returned as a heroine in other episodes of Angel and in the last five episodes of Buffy. They write everything – disgusting things that you don’t even want to know about. She followed that up with Soul Survivors, reuniting her with Race The Sun co-star Casey Affleck.

Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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Eliza Dushku


She was raised in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the faith of her mother, though she is not practicing. She has three older brothers: Aaron, Benjamin (Ben), and Nathaniel (Nate). She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. She followed that up with Soul Survivors, reuniting her with Race The Sun co-star Casey Affleck.

Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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She is also known for her role in films including True Lies, The New Guy, Bring It On, Wrong Turn and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. Dushku came to the attention of casting agents when she was 10. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. Repentant and rededicated, Faith returned as a heroine in other episodes of Angel and in the last five episodes of Buffy. What are the authorities thinking of in playing a show with young teenage girls to Death Row inmates.

Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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Her parents divorced when she was an infant. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. Dushku took time off from acting to finish her junior and senior years of high school. She said: I’ve been getting fan mail from maximum security penitentiaries and death row. They write everything – disgusting things that you don’t even want to know about. in 2001, she appeared in The New Guy with DJ Qualls and City by the Sea with Robert De Niro and James Franco.

Eliza Dushku Was Chosen In A Five Month Search For The Lead Role

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Eliza Dushku


Eliza Patricia Dushku ( /’d??ku:/; born December 30, 1980) is an American actress known for her television roles, including recurring appearances as Faith on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spinoff series Angel. Dushku was born in Watertown, Massachusetts, the daughter of Philip R. Dushku, an administrator and teacher in the Boston Public Schools, and Judith “Judy” (née Rasmussen), a political science professor. She was chosen in a five month search for the lead role of Alice in the film That Night. Repentant and rededicated, Faith returned as a heroine in other episodes of Angel and in the last five episodes of Buffy.