Born on March 11, 1982
From Los Angeles, California
Thora Birch as "Liz Murray"
Living on the streets, a teenager (Thora Birch) returns to high school, earns her diploma and gets a college scholarship.
|Emmy (Primetime) (2003)||Nominated||Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie|
Thora Birch as "Enid"
The story of neo-cool Enid (Thora Birch) and Rebecca (Scarlett Johansson) who, faced with graduation from high school, take a hard look at the world they wryly observe and decide what they really want. When Enid takes an interest in the offbeat Seymour (Steve Buscemi) and Rebecca focuses her attention on their mutual romantic fixation Josh (Brad Renfro), the girls' friendship is forever changed.
|Golden Globe (2001)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|
Thora Birch as "Jane Burnham"
Lester Burnham (Kevin Spacey) is a gainfully employed suburban husband and father. Fed up with his boring, stagnant existence, he quits his job and decides to reinvent himself as a pot-smoking, responsibility-shirking teenager. What follows is at once cynical, hysterical, and, eventually, tragically uplifting.
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1999)||Nominated||Actress in a Supporting Role|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1999)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|