Fairuza Balk

Child Actress / Film Actress / Voice Actress / Musician / Television Actress | * 05/21/1974 (47) | Point Reyes, California (United States of America (USA))
Fairuza Balk (born May 21, 1974) is an American actress, musician and visual artist. Influential in popular culture, Balk is known for her portrayals of distinctive "goth-girl" characters, often with a dark edge. She has appeared in numerous independent films and blockbuster features, typically in both leading and supporting roles. Following a series of television film roles, Balk made her feature film debut as Dorothy Gale in the fantasy Return to Oz (1985), for which she was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Starring Performance By a Young Actress - Motion Picture. Her career progressed with roles in the drama films Valmont (1989) and Gas Food Lodging (1992), the latter earning her the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead. After appearing in the historical drama Imaginary Crimes (1994) and the crime drama Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead ()
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Fairuza Balk (born Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse; May 21, 1974) is an American actress and musician. She made her theatrical film debut as Dorothy Gale in Disney's 1985 film Return to Oz. Balk also appeared in Valmont, The Craft, The Island of Dr. Moreau, American History X, The Waterboy, Almost Famous, and Personal Velocity: Three Portraits. Wikipedia.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Comedies

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Movies with Fairuza Balk as Actress(43)

as Self (archive footage)2021 Val
as Nancy Downs2020 The Craft: Legacy
as Visitor2019 Trespassers
as Rifka2017 Battle Scars
as Anna Ellison2017 August Falls
as Narrator2014 Beyond Clueless
as Rose2013 Dose of Reality
as Message Voice (voice)2010 Shit Year
as Bogart2008 Humboldt County
as Hannah2008 Grindstone Road
as Logan's Mom2006 Wild Tigers I Have Known
as Karen2006 Orpheus
as Stacia2006 Pick Me Up
as Screaming Snail / Insect / Monkey Girl (voice)2005 What Is It?
as Amber2005 Don't Come Knocking
as Annie2002 Deuces Wild
as Paula2002 Personal Velocity
as Sapphire2000 Almost Famous
as Gretchen Van Buren2000 Red Letters
as Stacey1998 American History X
as Vicki Vallencourt1998 The Waterboy
as Alice1997 American Perfekt
as Bella Sotto1997 The Maker
as Nancy Downs1996 The Craft
as Sonya Weiler1994 Imaginary Crimes
as Doris1994 Tollbooth
as Shade1992 Gas Food Lodging
as Lizzie Curtis1992 Shame
as Cecile1989 Valmont
as Mildred Hubble1986 The Worst Witch
as Dorothy Gale1985 Return to Oz
as Penny Roberts1985 Deceptions

TV Shows/Series with Fairuza Balk as Actress(8)

as Lizzie Thomas2021 Paradise City
as Ginger2013 Ray Donovan
as Penny Dee (voice)2001 Justice League
as Connie D'Amico (voice)1999 Family Guy
as Caril Ann Fugate1993 Murder in the Heartland

Additional Information

Born: Tuesday, 05/21 1974 (May) in Point Reyes, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 47 years + 251 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Other names for Fairuza Balk (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse"
"Φαιρουζα Μπαλκ"
Fairuza Balk frequently works together with these people:
Phil LaMarr (31x, Actor)
Alexandra Breckenridge (27x, Actress)
Ralph Garman (26x, Actor)
Danny Smith (24x, Actor)
Gary Cole (20x, Actor)
Mae Whitman (19x, Actress)
Tara Strong (19x, Actress)
Nicole Sullivan (17x, Actress)
Fred Tatasciore (16x, Actor)
Dee Bradley Baker (15x, Actor)
Lucas Grabeel (15x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:4132, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/25/2022