Elisha Ann Cuthbert (born November 30, 1982) is a Canadian actress and model.
She became known for playing Kim Bauer in the series 24, Darcie Goldberg in the college comedy Old School, Danielle in the teen comedy film The Girl Next Door, and Carly Jones in the 2005 remake of House of Wax.
She's overshadowed by the strong work from the rest of the cast, notably Chad Michael Murray and especially Elisha Cuthbert, who gives the film a strong dose of enthusiasm with her Jamie Lee Curtis esque performance." Cuthbert's next film was the indie film The Quiet. She played Nina, a temperamental 17-year-old cheerleader who suffers sexual abuse by her father.
Her reporting captured the attention of Hillary Clinton, who invited her to the White House.She also reprised her role as Kim Bauer in 24: The Game and again guest-starred in five episodes of the seventh season and in two episodes of the eighth season.She began her Hollywood film career with small roles in Old School, which grossed million.Critics were divided; some praised the film for boldness, others, notably Roger Ebert, called it gimmicky and exploitative.In her next film, Cuthbert starred with Paris Hilton and Chad Michael Murray in the 2005 remake of the horror film House of Wax.