She was chosen after a five month search for the lead role as Alice in the film, That Night.
In 1993, she landed the role of Pearl alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo Di Caprio in This Boy's Life, a role she has later said opened a lot of doors.
A quick @elizadushku has #catwoman to go with the previous post - Always been badass from way back in the buffy days #gothamcitysirens pic.twitter.com/u5Z8yz JUA8 — Boss Logic (@Bosslogic) December 24, 2016 was released.
Dushku would also be age-appropriate, since an older Batman (Ben Affleck, about ten years Dushku's senior) means they wouldn't likely be looking for twenty-year-olds to play some of his best-known friends and foes.
Dushku, an administrator and teacher in the Boston Public Schools, and ex-wife Judith "Judy" (née Rasmussen), a political science professor at Suffolk University in Boston.
Dushku's father is Albanian American and her mother is Danish American through both of her grandfathers and English American through both of her grandmothers.
For those who have fallen in love with Joss Whedon's cult vampire hit, the memory of meeting Sarah Michelle Gellar's Buffy (and Mr. Nobody really thought anything of this thing so putting us into warehouses in Santa Monica didn't seem like that big of a stretch.
Pointy) are as vivid today as they were when it first premiered 20 years ago this week. Because everyone thought, "Well, how long would we be here? Twenty years ago, computer-generated images aren't what they are now, and time and money did not go nearly as far as they do now.
She was raised a Mormon, the faith of her mother (though she is not actively practicing).
Eliza Patricia Dushku (pronounced /ˈduːʃkuː/; born December 30, 1980) is an American actress who appeared in several Hollywood movies such as True Lies, The New Guy, Bring It On, Wrong Turn and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back.
She is also well known for her acting on television, such as her recurring appearances on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel as Faith, as well as the main character, Tru Davies, in the series Tru Calling.
Eliza Patricia Dushku (pronounced Pooshkoo or DUSK-koo) (born December 30, 1980) is an America actress best known for her television roles, particularly her recurring appearances as Faith on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spin-off series, Angel. Dushku, was an administrator and teacher in the Boston Public Schools and her mother, Judith "Judy", was a political science professor.
She has also starred in two Fox series, Tru Calling and Dollhouse. Her father is Albanian and her mother is of Danish and English descent.