Elisabeth Shue Biography (1963-)

Full name, Elisabeth J. Shue; born October 6 (some sources cite June 10), 1963, in Wilmington, DE (some sources cite South Orange, NJ); daughter of James(a lawyer and real estate developer) and Anne (a bank executive; maiden name,Wells) Shue; sister of Andrew Shue (an actor); married Davis Guggenheim (a director, producer, actor, and cinematographer), 1994; children: Miles WilliamGuggenheim, Stella Street Guggenheim.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
October 6, 1963
Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • Donna Silliman, Some Americans Abroad, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1990
  • Also appeared in Birth after Birth.
  • Film Appearances
  • (As Lisa Shue) Margie, Somewhere Tomorrow, 1983
  • Ali Mills, The Karate Kid, Columbia, 1984
  • Jane Chase, Link, Cannon, 1986
  • Chris Parker, Adventures in Babysitting (also known as A Nighton the Town), Buena Vista, 1987
  • Jordan Mooney, Cocktail, Buena Vista, 1988
  • Dr. Cynthia Lair, Body Wars, Walt Disney Productions, 1989
  • Jennifer Barber, Back to the Future Part II, Universal, 1989
  • Jennifer Barber, Back to the Future Part III, Universal, 1990
  • Adele Horner, The Marrying Man (also known as Too Hot to Handle), Buena Vista, 1991
  • Lori Craven/Angelique, Soapdish, Paramount, 1991
  • Anne, Heart and Souls (also known as Seven Souls), Universal, 1993
  • Emily Adams, Twenty Bucks (also known as 20 Bucks), TritonPictures, 1993
  • Sera, Leaving Las Vegas, United Artists, 1995
  • Susan Crenshaw, The Underneath (also known as Present Tense), Gramercy Pictures, 1995
  • Annie Kay, The Trigger Effect, Gramercy Pictures, 1996
  • Dr. Emma Russell, The Saint, Paramount, 1996
  • Fay, Deconstructing Harry, Fine Line Features, 1997
  • Jenny Cadine and performer of songs "The Devil Song," "Farewell My Friends," "The Other Side of Heaven," and "The Tiger Song," Cousin Bette, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1997
  • Mrs. Donnelly/Rhea Malroux, Palmetto (also known as Dumme Sterben Nicht Aus), Columbia, 1998
  • Molly McKay (title role), Molly, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1999
  • Linda McKay, Hollow Man, Columbia, 2000
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Jackie Sarnac, Call to Glory (also known as Air Force), ABC, 1984-85
  • Movies
  • Kathy Shelton, "Double Switch" (also known as "Switching Places"), TheDisney Sunday Movie, ABC, 1987
  • Charles and Diana: Unhappily Ever After (also known as Charlesand Diana), ABC, 1992
  • Caroline, Blind Justice (also known as Canaan's Way), HBO,1994
  • Natalie, Radio Inside, Showtime, 1994
  • Isabelle Goodrow, Amy & Isabelle (also known as Oprah Winfrey Presents: Amy and Isabelle), ABC, 2001
  • Specials
  • Alice Adams, "Hale the Hero," General Motors Playwrights Theatre,Arts and Entertainment, 1992
  • Presenter, The Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, 1996
  • Episodic
  • Maura Barish, "Oral Sex, Lies and Videotape," Dream On, HBO, 1990
  • Also appeared in an episode of Anything but Love, ABC.
  • Pilots
  • Jackie Sarnac, Call to Glory, ABC, 1984
  • RECORDINGS
  • Audio Books
  • The Select, 1994

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Advocate, April 2, 1996, pp. 54, 56
    • Allure, March, 1997
    • Biography, March, 1998
    • Empire, Issue 80, 1996, p. 56
    • Entertainment Weekly, October 27, 1995
    • GQ, October, 1996
    • Interview, March, 1996, p. 88
    • Los Angeles, July, 1998
    • Movieline, August, 2000, pp. 44-48, 98
    • Parade, March 4, 2001, p. 18
    • People Weekly, September 16, 1996, p. 226
    • Times Magazine (London), April 19, 1997, pp. 10, 13

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