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Alicia Silverstone Biography


She was born on October 4,1976, in San Francisco, California to parents of English decent. Her mom, Didi was a former airline stewardess and her dad Monty, a real estate Investor. Alicia attended San Mateo High School in San Mateo, California, where the movie ''Dangerous Minds'' was filmed. At the age of 6, Alicia received a series of modeling jobs. Soon thereafter, she appeared in a Domino's Pizza television commercial and then, who could forget her guest appearance as Kevin's (Fred Savage) dream girl on ''The Wonder Years''?

Alicia landed her first movie, ''The Crush,'' at the age of 15. She starred as the man-hungry Adrian Forrester opposite Cary Elwes, and won ''Best Villain'' and ''Breakthrough Performance'' at the 1994 MTV Movie Awards. During the filming, she found an injured dog on the side of the road. Since then, animal-lover Alicia contributes a portion of her movie earnings to an animal foundation.

After ''The Crush,'' Alicia starred in three Aerosmith music videos entitled ''Cryin,'' ''Crazy,'' and ''Amazing.'' ''Cryin,'' the first of the three music videos, was honored as MTV’s Best Video of All Time. After a few made-for-TV movies, Alicia could be seen in ''The Babysitter'', ''Hideaway'', ''True Crime'', and ''The Nouveau Monde''. That same year, Alicia starred in the movie ''Clueless'' and pulled heart strings of adolescent males everywhere. She then went on to co-star as Batgirl in the fourth ''Batman and Robin'' -opposite names like George Clooney, Uma Thurman, Chris O’Donnell, and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Alicia’s recent movies include the romantic comedy ''Excess Baggage'', which was her first release as a producer, and ''The Breakers''. As for now, she can be seen starring with Brendan Fraser in the upcoming New Line Cinema film ''Blast From the Past.''

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