Sunday 25 June 2017

Fairuza Balk

Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse (Fairuza Balk) is a popular American movie actress. She made her acting debut at the early age of 9 in a 1983 movie called The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. Soon after two years, she appeared as Dorothy Gale, starring in a Walt Disney Productions’ 1985 movie Return to Oz. she is best known for her work in Craft (1996), The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), American Perfekt (1997), American history X (1998), The Waterboy (1998), Almost Famous (2000) and Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002). Besides, she has also given her voice for many animated movies, television shows and even video game.


Fairuza has never spoken about her religious beliefs. However, some idea can be formed about her religious beliefs on the basis of her ancestry. She has a heritage coming from a range of different ancestries i.e., Romani- Cherokee, Irish- French and German- English. So this gives some idea, but nothing can be said for sure. Around the time of production of movie Craft, it was reported that the actress actually practiced witchcraft.

Fairuza Balk Political Views

Fairuza has kept her political views behind the curtains and has never publically talked on the issue, despite always being in limelight. She doesn’t seem to have given any political comments which can help us infer about her political views. However, it would be safe to assume that she might be liberal in her views.

Who is she dating?

Not much information is available regarding Fairuza’s relationship status; if she is married or not, or whether she has a boyfriend or not.
She has often been spotted dating celebrities during most of her career. During 1996-1997, she was reported to have an affair with David Thewlis, her co-star in the film ‘The Island of Dr. Moreau’. There were also rumours of her dating another actor Crispin Glover on which she preferred not to comment. Till date, there are no official records of her marriage or having any child.  

Fairuza Balk Hobbies

Fairuza has particular interests in singing. She is extremely fond of listening to pun rocks and enjoys playing guitar and piano. She also likes dancing and reading. Some of her favourite authors include James Joyce, William Burroughs, Isabelle Allende, Oscar Wilde, Car Lung, Mikhail A Bulgakov, Ernest Hemingway and Balzac.

Interesting Facts

1.She has got nine tattoos and a nose ring.
2.She owns five cats.
3.Her first name is a Persian word, which means ‘turquoise’.
4.Her nickname is ‘Ru’.
5.She was ranked #88 in “102 Sexiest women in the World” of Stuff magazine in 2002.