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Point Reyes, CA
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The Craft and The Waterboy
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Fairuza!" ("Turquoise" in Farsi) her father exclaimed as he saw her blue eyes: Fairuza Alejandra Balk had just been born, May 21, 1974. Her father, Solomon Feldthouse, was a traveling musician, and her mother Cathryn Balk was a belly dancer. Her parents split up soon after. Fairuza grew up just north of San Francisco, California, on a commune-type ranch. Her mother later found some work in Vancouver, British Columbia. it was there that Fairuza got her first acting in a TV movie, at the age of nine.
Two years later it was off to the UK where she attended the Royal Academy of Ballet, the Ramona Beauchamp Agency and the Bush Davies Performing Arts School. Fairuza worked for The Walt Disney Company for a while - at age 11 she was chosen from out of 1,200 girls to play the part of Dorothy, starring in Return to Oz (1985). A year later she starred as, prophetically enough, The Worst Witch (1986) (TV), a harbinger of her breakout role in The Craft (1996) ten years later.
Fairuza and her mother remained in until 1988, then headed to Paris where the 15-year-old starred in Valmont (1989). The next year they returned to Vancouver, where Fairuza enrolled in high school, but despite being a movie star, she was shy in class - she ended up doing correspondence courses. Back in Fairuza starred in a string of movies, including Gas, Food Lodging (1992), for which she received an Independent Spirit Award for Best Actress.
Following further TV and film work, she achieved cult status with her starring role as a teenage witch in The Craft (1996), her breakout . The same year she appeared in The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), in which she did some belly dancing and attracted the attention of Lancashire, England-born co-star David Thewlis. They did another movie together, American Perfekt (1997).
Fairuza was also the love interest in the wildly popular The Waterboy (1998) and had a major role in American History X (1998). With a half-dozen movies for 2000, Fairuza is much in demand. Her interests are writing poetry and stories, playing the guitar, singing (her main enjoyment) and dancing. She lives in Venice, California, and has an in New York City.
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Royal Academy of Ballet in London, UK, Ramona Beauchamp Agency, Bush Davies Performing Arts School
Full Name at Birth
Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse
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Solomon Feldthouse (traveling musician)
Cathryn Balk (belly dancer)
MoMo (Cat), Scout (Cat), Oscar (Cat), Sweetpea Poteet Tennessee (Cat), Mouse (Cat)
The Germs, The Dead Kennedys, Black Flag
Breaking The Waves
William S. Burroughs (Author), James Joyce (Author), Oscar Wilde (Author), Mikhail A. Bulgakov (Author), Ernest Hemingway (Author), Honoree De Balzac (Author), Carl Jung (Author), Isabel Allende (Author)
Fairuza Balk (born May 21, 1974) is an American film actress. She made her theatrical film debut as Dorothy Gale in Disney's Return to Oz. Balk also made appearances in Valmont, The Craft, The Island of Dr. Moreau, American History X, The Waterboy, Almost Famous, and Personal Velocity: Three Portraits.
Actress, Artist, Musician, Dancer
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Don Buchwald & Associates
Deep Blue Eyes, Toothy Smile
twitter.com/fairuza, www.facebook.com/officialfairuza, profile.myspace.com/officialfairuza, youtube.com/officialfairuza, www.fairuza.com/
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Who is she dating right now?
According to our records, Fairuza Balk is possibly single. Her last relationship was when Fairuza Balk and Crispin Glover had an encounter
Fairuza Balk has been in relationships with Crispin Glover.
Fairuza Balk is a 42 year old American Actress. Born Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse on 21st May, 1974 in Point Reyes, CA, she is famous for The Craft and The Waterboy in a career that spans 1983–present. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.
Fairuza Balk has been in 5 on-screen matchups, notably with Adam Sandler in The Waterboy (1998), Colin Firth in Valmont (1989), Edward Norton in American History X (1998), Henry Thomas in Valmont (1989) and Jeffrey Jones in Valmont (1989).
Fairuza Balk is a member of the following lists:
American people of Blackfoot descent,
Actresses from the San Francisco Bay Area and
21st-century American actresses.
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