Eliza Dushku Bio, Height & Weight

Last updated: March 26, 2021
  • Eliza Dushku
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 20,000,000
  • Birthday: 30 Dec 1980
  • Age: 40
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actress, Model
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.5 ft
  • Weight: 121 lb
  • Measurements: 35-24-34 in
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Eliza Patricia Dushku
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Duck Shoot, Lize, The Albanian Princess
  • Religion: Christian
  • Ethnicity: She has Teutonic-Germanic, Celtic, Pelasgian and Illyrian ancestry
  • Family Details
  • Father: Philip Richard George Dushku (Administrator and teacher in the Boston Public Schools)
  • Mother: Judith Ann Judy Rasmussen (Political Science Professor at Suffolk University)
  • Siblings: Nate Dushku (Older Brother) (Actor and Producer), Aaron Dushku (Older Brother) (At-Large Town Councilor in Watertown), Benjamin Dushku (Older Brother)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Often plays young debutantes “on the edge”
    • Slight dimples in her cheeks
    • Deep, husky voice

Who is Eliza Dushku?

Eliza Dushku was born on December 30, 1980, in Boston, Massachusetts. She is an American Film Actress, Model & Television Actress who is best known for her roles as Faith on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Later, Eliza also cast in its spin-off Angel. Moreover, she also starred in two Fox series titled Tru Calling and Dollhouse.

She is also known for her roles in movies including True Lies, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, The New Guy, Bring It On, The New Guy, Wrong Turn, and her voice work on video games.

Movies and TV Shows

    The Saint 2017
    The Saint (2017) Patricia
    Jane Wants a Boyfriend 2015
    Jane Wants a Boyfriend (2015) Bianca
    Locked In 2010
    Locked In (2010) Renee
    Dollhouse 2009
    Dollhouse (TV Series) (2009 - 2010) Echo / Caroline Farrell
    The Alphabet Killer 2008
    The Alphabet Killer (2008) Megan Paige
    Wrong Turn 2003
    Wrong Turn (2003) Jessie Burlingame
    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back 2001
    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001) Sissy
    Bring It On 2000
    Bring It On (2000) Missy Pantone
    Buffy the Vampire Slayer poster
    Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (1998 - 2003) Faith / Buffy Summers

Personal life

Husband: Peter Palandjian.
Children: They have a son, named Philip “Bourne” (b. 31st July, 2019).

  • Peter Palandjian Peter Palandjian (Husband) (2016-Present) Peter Palandjian and Eliza Dushku were married on 18th Aug 2018. They have a son.
  • Rick Fox Rick Fox (2009-2014) Rick Fox and Dushku dated from October, 2009 to June, 2014.
  • Brent Bolthouse Brent Bolthouse (2009) She was rumored to be in a relationship with party promoter Brent Bolthouse.
  • Seth MacFarlane Seth MacFarlane (2008-2009) Seth MacFarlane and Eliza Dushku dated from 2008 to November 2009.
  • Brad Penny Brad Penny (2007) Eliza dated baseball pitcher Brad Penny in 2007.
  • Matt Dillon Matt Dillon (Rumor) (2006) Matt is rumored to have hooked up with Eliza Dushku in Mar 2006.

Pets

  • She has a dog named, Max Factor.

    She has a dog named, Max Factor.

  • Bernese, named Rigby Idaho.

    Bernese, named Rigby Idaho.

  • Eliza Dushku walking her dogs.

    Eliza Dushku walking her dogs.

Quotes

  • "There is definitely something sexy about a girl with an attitude and a pair of leather pants." - Eliza Dushku
  • "My mom is this liberal, feminist, Mormon powerhouse. I just love her to death." - Eliza Dushku
  • "I don’t let guys do hickeys. That’s like a dog marking his territory or something." - Eliza Dushku
  • "I’m self-confident and not afraid to speak my mind." - Eliza Dushku
  • "I’m a more mature actress now." - Eliza Dushku
  • "Go Big, or Go Home." - Eliza Dushku

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite Actress: Jamie Lee Curtis.
Favorite Movies: The Godfather (1972).
Favorite Food: Sweet potato.

  • Shopping
  • Reading
  • Traveling

Tattoos

Does Eliza Dushku Have Any Tattoos?

She has at least 3 known tattoos.

  • Eliza Dushku back tattoo

    Albanian eagle on the back of her neck.

  • Eliza Dushku cross tattoo

    Cross on her of the ankles.

  • Eliza Dushku hip tattoo

    On her hip she has some subtle script that reads ‘Lead, Kindly Light’.

Fears and Phobias

  • fear
    Afraid of flying
  • fear
    Afraid of mosquitoes

Facts & Trivia

  • In various different accidents, she has fractured her ribs, nose, and elbow.

  • She has dual citizenship of Albanian and American.

  • Her Buffy character was so popular the showrunners extended her role.

  • Standing at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm tall), Eliza Dushku has a slim build.

  • She came to the attention of casting agents when she was 10.

  • Eliza has a birthmark in the shape of a clover on her butt.

Major Awards

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Saturn Award (Nominee) - 2004
Best Actress in a Television Series in Tru Calling (2003)
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Behind the Voice Actors Awards (Nominee) - 2015
Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series - Action/Drama in Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. (2013)
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Behind the Voice Actors Awards (Nominee) - 2015
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama in Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. (2013)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 20,000,000