Lusia Strus was born in a Ukrainian family in Chicago, Illinois. Ukrainian was her first language; she went to a Ukrainian school when she was young and later attended Illinois State University for higher studies and graduated in 1991 with a BS in Theater.
In 1993, she joined Greg Allen’s Neo-Futurist theater. Later, she performed at Victory Gardens theaters, Chicago Steppenwolf, Goodman, etc.
In 2004, she played in the comic movie ’50 First Dates’as Adam Sandler’s assistant Alexa. In 2005, she worked with Oscar-winning Sandra Bullock in another comic continuation ‘Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous.'
Further, she appeared in Jason Lewis’s Gus Van Sant’s Restless as Rachel. Her other movies are Wayward Pines (2015), Good Behavior (2016) as Letty’s mother, Estelle. Strus has given her voice in several video games as well.
Talking about Lusia's personal life, her records show that she is single and doesn't reveal about her affairs or boyfriend to the media. It seems that she is yet to get married and she is career focused. Her sexuality is straight.
Among all of her works, ’50 First Dates’ is taken as the most popular. The movie is a Romantic comedy featuring the famous star Adam Sandler, who plays the role of a lothario veterinarian. The film also featured Drew Barrymore as an amnesiac.
Strus’s last American TV series is based on Wayward Pines, which is scripted by author Blake Crouch. The series is about the story of Letty, who was a con artist as well as a thief.
As a successful author and screenwriter, she must have received a good salary. Her lifestyle shows that she is enjoying a fancy life. She must have earned a good bonus as her movie 50 First Dates collected $196.3 million at the box office. Our research shows that she has a net worth of about $6 million.