Elisha Cuthbert began her career at the age of seven as a model. She loves a good game of basketball. Elisha was living in Greenfield Park, Canada (Montreal South Shore). In 2001 she moved to Los Angeles, California. She loves to draw and create her own ideas, snowboarding, skiing, being with her friends. While trotting the globe as a correspondent for the award-winning series "Popular Mechanics for Kids" Elisha Cuthbert caught the eye of First Lady Hillary Clinton and was invited to Washington for a meeting with the First Lady. Her parents are Patricia and Kevin Cuthbert. She has two younger sibling Jonathan and Lee-Ann Her favorite food is Seafood Pasta. And her favourite drink is Strawberry Kiwi Gatorade. Her favorite film is Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Her favorite TV Show is King of the Hill. Her favorite band is The Barenaked Ladies. Her favorite basketball team is the Los Angeles Lakers. her hobbies include Skiing, Snowboarding, Drawing, Photography. And she hates to fly. She won a Gemini Awards 2001 for best performance by an actress in a leading role in a dramatic program "Lucky Girl." elisha cuthbert child modelCuthbert's career in the entertainment industry began in 1990, when she was 7 years old. That year, she started modeling children's clothing in a variety of catalogs and magazines, and was even a foot model. It wasn't the most glamorous job but it gave her access to free cookies, as she recalls. elisha is the girl next doorWhile 24 has become a commercial and critical hit (it won the Best Television Series -- Drama -- Golden Globe in 2004), Elisha also made time to appear as a mysterious one-night stand in Old School (2003) and as an American sex kitten in Love Actually (2003). Her next project, The Girl Next Door (2004), in which she plays a former porn star, is her first American leading role. In 2004, she also adds House of Wax to her resume.