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Elizabeth Berkley

Elizabeth Berkley was born in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Her mother, Jere, owns a gift basket business and her father, Fred, is a lawyer. Her family is Jewish. When Elizabeth was five her parents enrolled her at Detroit Dance Company. Loving dance, young Elizabeth began to take part in several ballets, including "Swan Lake", and, in 1983, starred ... See full bio »

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 2014 Melissa & Joey (TV Series)
Dr. Kathryn Miller
- Couples Therapy (2014) ... Dr. Kathryn Miller (as Elizabeth Berkley Lauren)
 2011 Lucky Christmas (TV Movie)
 2009 S. Darko
 2009 Women in Trouble
 2008 The Butler's in Love (Short)
 2008 Black Widow (TV Movie)
Olivia Whitfield / Grace Miller
 2008 Meet Market
 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Danielle Quinn
- Dollhouse (2006) ... Danielle Quinn
 2005 Threshold (TV Series)
Christine Polchek
- Progeny (2005) ... Christine Polchek
 2004 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Post-Makeover Lynette Shaw
- American Goddess (2004) ... Post-Makeover Lynette Shaw
 2003 Moving Malcolm
Liz Woodward
 2003 Student Seduction (TV Movie)
Christie Dawson
 2003 Detonator
Jane Dreyer
 2003 Control Factor (TV Movie)
Karen Bishop
 2002 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Marisa Sanborn
- Sanctuary (2002) ... Marisa Sanborn
 2002 Roger Dodger
 2001-2002 Titus (TV Series)
- Same Courtesy (2002) ... Shannon
- Tommy's Crush (2002) ... Shannon
- Shannon's Song (2001) ... Shannon
 2002 Cover Story
Samantha Noble
 2001 The Shipment
Candy Colucci
 2001 The Elevator (TV Movie)
 2000 Becoming Dick (TV Movie)
 2000 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Nicole Graf
 2000 Jack & Jill (TV Series)
- Under Pressure (2000) ... Gabi
 1999/I Africa
Barbara Craig
 1999 Tail Lights Fade
 1999/II Taxman
Nadia Rubakov
 1999 Brother's Keeper (TV Series)
- You Are Me (1999) ... Amy
 1999/II Last Call
 1998 Random Encounter
Alicia 'Allie' Brayman
 1997 A Time to Revenge
Tiffany Whittmar (scenes deleted)
 1997 The Real Blonde
 1997 Armitage III: Poly Matrix (Video)
Armitage (voice)
 1997 Perversions of Science (TV Series)
- Planely Possible (1997) ... Ruth
 1994 Molly & Gina
Kimberly Sweeny
 1994 Bandit: Bandit Goes Country (TV Movie)
 1994 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Heather Charles
- Who Killed the Beauty Queen? (1994) ... Heather Charles
 1994 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Shannon Thatcher
- Flashdance with Death (1994) ... Shannon Thatcher
 1993 Crossroads (TV Series)
- Paradise Found (1993) ... Jen
 1992 Step by Step (TV Series)
Lisa Morgan
- J.T.'s World (1992) ... Lisa Morgan
 1992 Raven (TV Series)
- The Death of Sheila (1992) ... Deborah
 1990 Life Goes On (TV Series)
- La Dolce Becca (1990) ... Selena
 1990 Married People (TV Series)
- Once More, with Passion (1990) ... Isabel
 1990 Valerie (TV Series)
- California Dreamin': Part 2 (1990) ... Ashley
- California Dreamin': Part 1 (1990) ... Ashley
 1988 Platinum Blonde (Short)
 1988 Day by Day (TV Series)
- Girl Wars (1988) ... Lizabeth
 1987 Frog (TV Movie)
 1986 Silver Spoons (TV Series)
- Rick Moves Out (1986) ... Melissa
 1986 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
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(7/99-10/99) Stagge: Appeared (as "Honey") in "Lenny" in London, England. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 19 Interviews | 25 Articles | 17 Pictorials | 21 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Elizabeth Berkley Lauren


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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[on her role in Showgirls (1995), shortly before its release] I knew I had to play this role. No question. The minute I read it. I read it, and I couldn't put it down. And I didn't stop talking about it. See more »


Auditioned for the film Annie (1982), but was turned down because she was too tall. See more »


Statuesque, model-like figure See more »

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