Eliza Dushku (born December 30, 1980) is an American Actress and Model from Watertown, Massachusetts. She appeared in numerous TV shows and films. Furthermore, the 37-year-old actress started her career with the role of Alice in “That Night” alongside Robert De Niro in 1992.
She gained a lot of fame with her role as Faith in the TV show titled Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Later, she also cast in its spin-off “Angel”. Moreover, Eliza also starred in two Fox series titled “Tru Calling” and “Dollhouse”.
Her other notable projects are “Bring It On”, “Soul Survivors”, “The New Guy”, “City by the Sea”, “Wrong Turn”, “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back”, “Dog Sees God” and much more. Recently, Dushku obtained a confidential settlement of $9.5 million USD from CBS. Earlier, the actress accused one of her co-stars of harassment.
In addition, Eliza accused Michael Weatherly (her Bull co-star) of making comments about her appearance. He also made a remark about a threesome and a rape joke. Dushku signed a contract for three episodes with the hope of becoming a full-time cast member.
However, the behavior on the set made her confront Weatherly about his remarks. According to a source, the settlement is equivalent of how much Eliza would have received in salary if she did four seasons.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The actress was born on 30th December 1980 in Watertown, Massachusetts, United States. As of 2018, the age of Eliza Dushku is 37 years old. The actress’ father “Philip Richard George Dushku” is an administrator and teacher in the Boston Public Schools.
Her mother “Judith Ann Judy Rasmussen” is political science professor at Suffolk University. Furthermore, Eliza was brought up as Mormon along with her three brothers named Nate, Aaron, and Benjamin Dushku.
Dushku attended Beaver Country Day School and Watertown High School. Later, she studied sociology at Suffolk University. Then she graduated from George Washington University.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Spouse
In 2006, Eliza started her relationship with boyfriend actor Matt Dillon. They were spotted together at the after Oscar’s party held in March 2006. However, the couple never confirmed about their affair.
Later, the actress Eliza dated Brad Penny (baseball pitcher) in 2007. The former partner spotted at numerous private parties as well as public functions. Furthermore, Eliza also had a brief affair with Seth MacFarlane (actor and television producer) in March 2008. They broke up in November 2009.
Moreover, Dushku’s most notable relationship was with Rick Fox. He is a Canadian-Bahamian film and television actor, businessman, retired basketball player. Later, Eliza became engaged to businessman Peter Palandjian.
Peter also has four children from his previous relationship. The couple married each other in 2018 in a private wedding ceremony.
|Real Full Birth Name||Eliza Patricia Dushku.|
|Profession||Actress and Model.|
|Famous for||her role as Faith on Buffy the Vampire Slayer.|
|Debut|| Film: That Night (1992, Alice Bloom).|
TV-Show: Journey (1995, Cat).
Video Game: Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds (2003. Faith).
|Age (As of 2018)||37 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||December 30, 1980.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Watertown, Massachusetts, United States.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Capricorn.|
|Current Residence||California, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5′ 5″.|
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.|
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||35-24-34.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Tattoo details?||She has a a tattoo of an Albanian eagle on her back.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents|| Father: Philip Richard George Dushku.|
Mother: Judith Ann Judy Rasmussen.
|Siblings||Brother: 1. Benjamin Dushku.|
2. Aaron Dushku.
3. Nate Dushku.
|Famous Relatives||Uncle: |
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Matt Dillon.|
2. Brad Penny.
3. Seth MacFarlane.
4. Brent Bolthouse (rumored).
5. Rick Fox.
|Husband/Spouse Name||Peter Palandjian.|
|Highest Qualification||Completed her graduation Bachelor’s degree (world arts and cultures) from UCLA.|
|School||1. Beaver Country Day School.|
2. Watertown High School.
|College/ University||1. Suffolk University.|
2. George Washington University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Gosling.|
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Hawaii & Miami.|
|Love to do||Reading, Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$10 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Under Review.|
Some Lesser Known Trivia about Eliza Dushku
- She is also rumored to be in a relationship with party promoter Brent Bolthouse.
- Eliza counts her passport to be the most prized property. The actress visited more than 130 cities in more than 35 countries.
- Furthermore, she has a birthmark in the shape of a clover on her butt.
- As of 2018, the estimated Net worth of Eliza Dushku is $10 million US Dollar. All thanks to her amazing TV and film career.
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- The 37-year-old actress is the board of directors of the THRIVEGulu organization. They work to support survivors of the war along with former child soldiers of Uganda.
- Moreover, she was placed on the no.6 position on the “Hot 100 Women” list of Maxim magazine in 2009.
- The Australian Empire Magazine named her 9th sexiest female movie star in September 2002.