Elisha Cuthbert Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Jan, 2020
Facts of Elisha Cuthbert
Date of Birth: 1982 , November-30
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Elisha Cuthbert
Birth Name Elisha Ann Cuthbert
Father Kevin Cuthbert
Mother Patricia Cuthbert
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Calgary
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $ 20 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Body Measurements 34-30-32
Shoe Size 5 us
Weight in KG 61 KG
Famous for 24, Old School, House of Wax, The Girl NextDoor
Married Yes
Married to Dion Phaneuf (m. 2013)
Children Zaphire
Education Centennial Regional High School
Awards Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
Movies Old School, House of Wax, The Girl NextDoor
TV Show 24, The Ranch, Happy Endings
Sisters Lee-Ann Cuthbert
Siblings Lee-Ann Cuthbert, Jonathan Cuthbert
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Elisha Ann Cuthbert, a Canadian actress as well as a model, is famous for portraying Kim Bauer in the series 24. She has appeared in numerous films and TV series including House of Wax, Lucky Girl, Family Guy and Just Before I Go.

Cuthbert began modeling when she was nine and started endorsing children’s clothing line in 1994. She made her television debut through the horror-themed children series, Are You Afraid of the Dark?

From 2016, she is portraying Abby in the Netflix’ comedy series The Ranch. In 2001, she won Gemini Awards for her outstanding performance in a leading role in a dramatic program or mini-series Lucky Girl

Regarding her personal life, she is married to her boyfriend, Dion Phaneuf with whom she shares a child.

Early Life, Education, And Bio Of Elisha Cuthbert

Elisha Cuthbert was born Elisha Ann Cuthbert on November 30, 1982 n Calgary, Alberta. Cuthbert holds Canadian nationality and belongs to White ethnicity.

Cuthbert is the daughter of Patricia Cuthbert and Kevin Cuthbert. Her mother is a housewife whereas her father is an automotive design engineer. Her parents raised her with her siblings, a sister Lee-Ann Cuthbert and a brother Jonathan Cuthbert in Greenfield Park, Quebec.

Cuthbert used to live in Toronto, Ontario before moving to Los Angeles at the age of 17 to pursue a career in acting. She graduated from Centennial Regional High School in 2002. During the very early time, she modeled for a children's clothing and also became a foot model.

Elisha Cuthbert's Career


Elisha Cuthbert made her movie debut as a child artist in 1997 in the movie Dancing on the Moon. She then continued to appear in Canadian movies until the early 2000s. Afterward, she moved to Hollywood and worked in several movies and TV series.

In 2003, she worked as Darcie Goldberg in a comedy film, Old School. Her performance in the movie was highly appreciated.  The same year, she worked in a movie, Love Actually for which she has been nominated for several awards and won some of them as well.

CAPTION: The Ranch star Elisha Cuthbert SOURCE: Unilad

Her major Hollywood breakthrough came in 2004 when she featured in The Girl Next Door. In the movie, she played ex-adult-movie star Danielle. The movie starred Emile Hirsch, Yomothy Olypathy, and Chris Marquette. Though the movie did not hit the box office, she earned huge popularity.

In 2005, she appeared in a remake of House of Wax opposite Paris Hilton. Her latest film was Goon: Last of the Enforcers which released in 2017 directed by Jay Baruchel.

TV Series And TV Show

In 1997, Cuthbert appeared as a child host for a Canadian TV show, Popular Mechanics for Kids. At the age of 17, she earned her breakout role as Megan (a rich kid) in Nickelodeon horror-fantasy TV series, Are You Afraid of the Dark? starring Ross Hull and Jodie Resther

Cuthbert made her TV  breakthrough as Kim Bauer (daughter of Jack Bauer, the main character) in the Fox network's series 24 where she worked with Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, and Carlos Bernard.  She was associated in the series from 2001 to 2010 appearing in 79 episodes as a lead role. Her performance was highly appreciated and has been also nominated for several awards.

From 2016, she has been appearing in the Netflix series The Ranch alongside Ashton Kutcher, Sam Elliott, Debra Winger, and other stars. Cuthbert also reprised her role in the 2006 video game adaptation which poorly received by critics but was nominated for a BAFTA for its script. 

Moreover, she also featured in several music videos like Weezer's Perfect Situation, Paris Hilton's Nothing in This World, and Make Our Own Way.

Besides, She was listed as the Most beautiful woman of American TV in the year2013 within the magazine named Glam’Mag. 

Elisha Cuthbert's Awards And Nominations

Elisha Cuthbert has been nominated for several prestigious awards and won some of them as well. Some of her nominated awards include:

  • 2001 = Gemini Awards for Lucky Girl.
  • 2003 = Online Film Critics Society for 24.
  • 2003 = Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Love Actually.

Some of her nominated awards include Online Film Critics SocietyTeen Choice AwardsScreen Actors Guild AwardsScreen Actors Guild Awards, and Golden Raspberry Awards

Elisha Cuthbert's Net Worth And Properties

Elisha Cuthbert has an estimated net worth is $20 million. She has amassed a hefty amount of net worth from her acting career. Her several films have made a huge amount at the Box Office. Some of those movies include:

Movies Budget Box Office Collection IMDB Rating Cast Members
Love Actually (2003) $45 million $246.9 million 7.6 Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, and Andrew Lincoln
Old School (2003) $24 million $87 million 7.1 Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn, and Luke Wilson.
House of Wax (2005) $40 million $70.1 million 5.3 Paris Hilton, Elisha Cuthbert, and Jared Padalecki.

Cuthbert owns her fortune to substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics.

Regarding her Ice Hockey player husband net worth, his total earning and assets include $4 million. His estimated salary is $2 million for the current season 2017-18 at the Los Angeles Kings.

Cuthbert resides in a lavish house in Hollywood Hills, LA for $1,649,000. She also drives a Porsche 911 which is a two-seated car, two-door car.

Elisha Cuthbert's Personal Life, And Affair

Cuthbert is a married woman. She is married to her boyfriend, ice hockey player Dion Phaneuf since 2013. The duo had an affair for a few years and engaged to each other in September 2012. The couple tied the knot on 6 July 2013 at St. James Catholic Church in Summerfield, Prince Edward Island.

Her husband is a Canadian Ice hockey defenseman who plays for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is a formerly played for the Calgary Flames, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Ottawa Senators.

CAPTION: Elisha Cuthbert and her husband Dion Phaneuf SOURCE: Hello Magazine

On December 21, 2017, she welcomed first child Zaphire with her husband Dion Phaneuf. The family resides in Ottawa during her husband's hockey season and use to spend their summers at her husband's waterfront in New London.

Age, Body Measurement and Other Facts

  • Age = Elisha Cuthbert has reached 36 years old as of 2019
  • Birth Sign = Sagittarius
  • Height = Elisha Cuthbert stands at the height  5 feet 3 inches in tall.
  • Weight = Cuthbert weighs 62 kg.
  • Body Measurement = Her body measurement is 34-20-32.
  • Hair Color: She has a thigh cut hair with natural blonde color. 
  • Eyes Color: Her eyes are blue in color.