Elisha Cuthbert began her career in entertainment as a model at the age of seven. Soon after, she was cast as a series regular in the cable series ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?
She starred in the critically acclaimed telefilm LUCKY GIRL, which earned her the Gemini Award for Best Actress in a Dramatic Program. The prestigious GEMINI is the Canadian equivalent of the Emmy. Cuthbert was also a correspondent for the award-winning series POPULAR MECHANICS FOR KIDS.
In 2004 Cuthbert will star in the romantic comedy THE GIRL NEXT DOOR opposite Emile Hirsch. In 2003 she appeared in LOVE ACTUALLY with Hugh Grant and Colin Firth. Elisha’s additional film credits include the comedy OLD SCHOOL (with Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn, and Will Ferrell), TIME AT THE TOP, AIRSPEED, and BELIEVE.
Born and raised in Canada, Cuthbert relocated to Los Angeles after winning the role of Kimberly Bauer on 24.
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