Fairuza Balk

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Fairuza Balk
Fairuza Balk
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Born:
May 21, 1974
Birth Name:
Fairuza Alejandra Feldthouse
Nickname:
Ru
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Awards:
4 wins & 6 nominations.
Position in rating:
Some Facts
Enjoys listening to punk rock, plays guitar and plays piano.
Ranked #88 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" (2002).
Parents are Solomon Feldthouse and Cathryn Falk.
While her first name is Persian, Fairuza herself is not of Persian descent. Fairuza has stated that her father is of Romani (Gypsy) and Cherokee Native American ancestry. Fairuza's maternal grandfather, Frederick Franklin Balk, was of German descent, while Fairuza's maternal grandmother, Lavergne Leone White, had English ancestry.
When she was born, her father took one look at her eyes and exclaimed "Firuze!" which is Farsi for "turquoise".
Personal Quotes
I'm beginning to get pigeonholed as the girl who plays the crazies and weirdoes - and that's not the entirety of who I am. Hopefully, the whole point of being in this profession is that you change into anyone you want to be.
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I got beat up in Texas because my bootlaces were the wrong color.
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I want love, because love is the best feeling in the whole world.
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Filmography
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2011
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