Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
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. 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.

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

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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. Dushku’s father is Albanian and her mother is of Danish and English descent. 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.

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku


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. 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 was inundated with piles of fan mail from legions of prisoners. After having a grant pulled out from under her, Tru is to take a job at a local morgue where she discovers her power to “re-live” the previous day over again if one of the deceased asks for her help to change what has happened. Dushku turned down a role in a spin-off of Buffy The Vampire Slayer which would have been about Faith. She quit in February 2006 along with other members of the cast amidst rumors of abuse from the producer (which were later dismissed).

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku


Dushku’s father is Albanian and her mother is of Danish and English descent. Her parents divorced when she was an infant. Dushku was inundated with piles of fan mail from legions of prisoners. She said: I’ve been getting fan mail from maximum security penitentiaries and death row. Way more creepy than Buffy. The latter film garnered attention from a wider adult audience and several good reviews.

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

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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. Dushku came to the attention of casting agents when she was 10. The following year, she played the teenage daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis in True Lies. What are the authorities thinking of in playing a show with young teenage girls to Death Row inmates. She followed that up with Soul Survivors, reuniting her with Race The Sun co-star Casey Affleck.
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
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 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. in 1993, Dushku landed a role as Pearl alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio in This Boy’s Life, a role that she said opened a lot of doors.

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

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She starred in two Fox series, Tru Calling and Dollhouse. 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’s father is Albanian and her mother is of Danish and English descent. 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). Her parents divorced when she was an infant.

Her Parents Divorced When Eliza Dushku Was An Infant

Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku
Eliza Dushku


Dushku attended Beaver Country Day School in Chestnut Hill, and graduated from Watertown High School. Her parents divorced when she was an infant. in 1993, Dushku landed a role as Pearl alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio in This Boy’s Life, a role that she said opened a lot of doors.