Elisabeth Shue Biography

Published On Jul 06, 2017
Facts of Elisabeth Shue
Date of Birth: 1963 , October-6
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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Elisabeth started her career in the advertisement for Burger King, DeBeers diamonds, and Hellmann's mayonnaise. Her appearance in ads led her to debut in the movie, The Karate Kid. And later cast in movies like Body Wars, Soapdish, Heart and Souls, Death Wish, Don McKay, Janie Jones, Dreamer, Hide and Seek, Molly and much more. 

Shue diligent performance took her steps in different TV series, such as The Royal Romance of Charles and Diana, Call to Glory, Dream On, Blunt Talk, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, etc. 

Elisabeth has earned wide recognition as well as made herself financially strong through her career. Her outstanding acting led her to won Awards, Circuit Community Awards for Best Actress, Independent Spirit Awards as Best Female Lead, Young Artist Awards as Best Young Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture, National Society of Film Critics as Best Actress and much more. 

Moving towards her personal life, Elisabeth Shue married to her long-term boyfriend, Davis Guggenheim. He is an American movie and television director and producer. They are blessed with three children, Agnes Charles, Miles William, and Stella Street

Shue earns the good amount of salary from her career. She has featured in numerous prestigious movies and TV series'. It is estimated that her current net worth is around $12.5 Million. 

 

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Born in Wilmington.

October 6 , 1963

Elisabeth Shue was born on 6th October 1963 in Wilmington. She was born to James Shue and Anne Harms and grew up with her three siblings in Wilmington. She holds an American Nationality and belongs to a white ethnicity.

Debut in The Karate Kid.

1984

Firstly, Elisabeth started her career in the commercial advertisement for Burger King, and later after some hit ads, she started appearing in movies, through her debut, The Karate Kid in 1984.

Married to

1994

Elisabeth Shue married Davis Guggenheim: an American film and television director and producer. They are blessed with three children Agnes Charles, Miles William, and Stella Street. 

Won Numerous Awards.

1995

Shue outstanding performance led her to won several awards in the year 1995. She received Circuit Community Awards as Best Actress, Independent Spirit Awards as Best Female Lead, Los Angeles Film Critics Association for Best Actress, etc. 

Featured in Amy and Isabelle.

2001

In the year 2001, Shue featured as the role of a mother of a teenage daughter in the movie Amy and Isabelle. Her performance in the movie was appreciated by millions of people and the movie reached a great hit.

Appeared in House at the End of the Street,

2012

In the year 2012, Shue appeared in Mark Tonderai's movie, House at the End of the Street. In the same year, she also appeared in the twelfth season of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. 

Current Net worth.

2017

Shue earns a good amount of salary through her career. She has featured in numerous prestigious movies and TV series through which she earns good amount of money. It is estimated that her current net worth is $12.5 Million.