STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 23,584 this week

Elizabeth Ruscio


Elizabeth Ruscio was born on February 9, 1955 in Venice, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Heartbreak Ridge (1986), In Order of Appearance (2005) and A Perfect World (1993). She is married to Leon Martell. They have two children. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Elizabeth Ruscio? Add contact information

Watch This Week's Trailer Trailer

Check out highlights from some of the best recent trailers including Wonder Park, "Preacher," and The Spy Who Dumped Me.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 images
created 04 Sep 2013
 
a list of 10000 people
created 06 Mar 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Elizabeth Ruscio's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Heartbreak Ridge
Heartbreak Ridge Waitress
(1986)
In Order of Appearance
(2005)
A Perfect World
(1993)
Letters from a Killer
Letters from a Killer Judith Sutton
(1998)

Filmography

Jump to: Actress | Soundtrack
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (56 credits)
 2018/I The Unicorn
Aunt Becky
 2016 Sixty-Five Drive (Short)
Val
 2016/II Dreamland
Joyce
 2009 Convict
The Waitress
 2008 Swingtown (TV Series)
Doreen
- Heatwave (2008) ... Doreen
 2007 Heartland (TV Series)
Claire Donner
- A Beautiful Day (2007) ... Claire Donner
 2005 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Joy Kringle
- Joy Kringle (2005) ... Joy Kringle
 2005 In Order of Appearance (Short)
Frances
 2005 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
Madeleine Burns
- The Silence (2005) ... Madeleine Burns
 2004 In the Land of Milk and Money
Martha (as Beth Ruscio)
 2004 Oliver Beene (TV Series)
Marilyn
- Daughter for a Day (2004) ... Marilyn
 2004 The Clearing
Cindy Mack
 2003 Miss Match (TV Series)
Jolene's Attorney
- Pilot (2003) ... Jolene's Attorney
 2002 The Division (TV Series)
Louise Lessing
- Long Day's Journey (2002) ... Louise Lessing
 2000-2002 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Ms. Riddle
- Suspicion (2002) ... Ms. Riddle
- Pathetic (2002) ... Ms. Riddle
- Here We Go Again (2000) ... Ms. Riddle
- Words (2000) ... Ms. Riddle
 2001 Falling Like This
Sarah Gallagher
 2001 When Billie Beat Bobby (TV Movie)
Female Guest
 2001 Gideon's Crossing (TV Series)
Karen Peterborough
- The Crash (2001) ... Karen Peterborough
 2000 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Tish Whitlock
- Waterworld (2000) ... Tish Whitlock
 2000 28 Days
Mom
 1998 Where's Marlowe?
Client
 1998 Letters from a Killer
Judith Sutton
 1998 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Cynthia Pierce
- The Blame Game (1998) ... Cynthia Pierce
 1997 Men Behaving Badly (TV Series)
Ms. Jenkins
- Jamie Needs a Kid (1997) ... Ms. Jenkins
 1996 Death Benefit (TV Movie)
LouAnne Wilkens
 1996 Frequent Flyer (TV Movie)
Pat Kelsey
 1996 Up Close & Personal
Lulu Delano
 1995 The Marshal (TV Series)
Sarah Steenburgen
- These Foolish Things (1995) ... Sarah Steenburgen
- Buy Hard (1995) ... Sarah Steenburgen
- The Great Train Robbery (1995) ... Sarah Steenburgen
 1995 Glory Daze
Jack's Mom
 1994 ER (TV Series)
Sarah Logan
- 24 Hours (1994) ... Sarah Logan
 1994 Long Shadows (TV Movie)
Ann
 1994 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Dr. Farr
- The Age of Insolence (1994) ... Dr. Farr
 1993 A Perfect World
Paula
 1993 Bob (TV Series)
Arlene
- Death of an Underwear Salesman (1993) ... Arlene
 1993 Born Too Soon (TV Movie)
Dr. Jane Gerstner
 1993 Between Love and Hate (TV Movie)
Jackie
 1990-1991 Against the Law (TV Series)
Elizabeth Verhagen
- Evil Conduct (1991) ... Elizabeth Verhagen
- Miss Mass (1991) ... Elizabeth Verhagen
- Past, Present (1991) ... Elizabeth Verhagen
- Damages (1991) ... Elizabeth Verhagen
- The Union Label (1991) ... Elizabeth Verhagen
 1990 Jezebel's Kiss
Margie
 1990 Desperate Hours
Judge
 1990 Wiseguy (TV Series)
Jenny McPike
- To Die in Bettendorf (1990) ... Jenny McPike
- Meet Mike McPike (1990) ... Jenny McPike
 1989 Vietnam War Story: The Last Days
Suzanne (segment "Dirty Work")
 1989 Hider in the House
Rita
 1989 Cast the First Stone (TV Movie)
Sandy
 1989 Columbo (TV Series)
Fran
- Murder, Smoke and Shadows (1989) ... Fran
 1988/I The Jogger
Pat
 1988 Leap of Faith (TV Movie)
Kathy
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Ciji
- Mad Avenue (1988) ... Ciji
 1988 Cheers (TV Series)
Dorothy
- Slumber Party Massacred (1988) ... Dorothy
 1988 The Slap Maxwell Story (TV Series)
Lou Harper
- Episode #1.19 (1988) ... Lou Harper
- Episode #1.18 (1988) ... Lou Harper
- Episode #1.17 (1988) ... Lou Harper
- Episode #1.16 (1988) ... Lou Harper
 1987 Werewolf (TV Series)
Louise
- Blood on the Tracks (1987) ... Louise
 1987 Home Fires (TV Movie)
 1987 Burglar
Frankie
 1986 Heartbreak Ridge
Waitress
 1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Linnia
- Vanity (1984) ... Linnia
- After Dark (1984) ... Linnia
- Attack (1984) ... Linnia
 1980 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Woman in elevator
- Small Surprises (1980) ... Woman in elevator
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Ron Hutchinson's play, "The Dream Coast," at the Mark Taper Forum Too Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Alan Mandell in the cast. Paulie Jenkins was lighting designer. Nicole Morin was costume designer. See more »

Alternate Names:

Beth Ruscio
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

A Los Angeles-based stage actress as well, she has won the L.A. Drama Critics Circle Award, three L.A. Weekly Awards, five Drama-Logue Awards, and an Ovation nomination. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial