Elisha Ann Cuthbert (born November 30, 1982) is a Canadian actress. Cuthbert is known as the former co-host of the Canadian children’s television series.
Cuthbert auditioned for the role of Mary Jane Watson in the Spider-Man film, but the role went to Kirsten Dunst.
She began her Hollywood film career with small roles in Old School and Love Actually in 2003.Cuthbert’s next film, The Girl Next Door, cast her in her first lead role as an star, Danielle, alongside Emile Hirsch.
Cuthbert, who enjoys painting,is a devoted ice hockey fan and Los Angeles Kings season ticket holder. She maintained her own blog on the NHL’s web site.She was previously in a relationship with New York Rangers hockey player Sean Avery and Mike Komisarek of the Montreal Canadiens and is now dating Calgary Flames hockey player Dion Phaneuf.