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Larisa Oleynik

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Birth name Larisa Romanovna Oleynik
Nationality USA
Birth 7 june 1981 (39 years) at Santa Clara County (USA)

Larisa Romanovna Oleynik (/ləˈrɪsə ɵˈleɪnɨk/; born June 7, 1981) is an American actress. She is best known for starring in the title role of the children's television series The Secret World of Alex Mack during the mid-1990s. She has also appeared in theatrical films, including The Baby-Sitters Club and 10 Things I Hate About You. During her period as a teen idol, she was described as "one of America's favorite 15-year-olds", and "the proverbial girl next door".


From 1999 to 2002, Larisa is also said to have dated her 10 Things I Hate About You and 3rd Rock from the Sun co-star Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

In January 2013, according to TMZ, Oleynik was granted a restraining order against one of her fans, who she claims was so obsessed he changed his last name to hers, as well as leaving gifts for her at her mother's apartment.

She resides in Venice, California.

Usually with

Colleen Camp
Colleen Camp
(2 films)
Richard Rich
Richard Rich
(1 films)
Michael Davis
Michael Davis
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Larisa Oleynik (15 films)

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Wish Upon a Christmas, 1h26
Directed by Terry Ingram
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Christmas films
Actors Larisa Oleynik, Aaron Ashmore, Kevin McNulty, Alan Thicke, Christie Laing
Roles Amelia
Rating58% 2.9007452.9007452.9007452.9007452.900745
L’entreprise pour laquelle Amélia travaille l’envoie dans la ville, où elle a vécu une partie de son enfance et adolescence, afin de fermer une petite usine familiale. Seul bémol, le propriétaire est son ancien amoureux de lycée, Jesse et ce dernier pense que la jeune femme est là pour l’aider à sauver son usine. Amélia doit alors choisir entre son travail et ce que son cœur lui dicte.
Un oeil sur mon bébé, 1h24
Directed by Terry Ingram
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Laura Mennell, Larisa Oleynik, Sebastian Spence, Corey Sevier, Jessica Harmon, Peter James Bryant
Roles Diane King
Rating52% 2.632342.632342.632342.632342.63234
Diane et Rob King attendent un enfant, sont un couple amoureux et sont riches et appréciés.
Jessabelle (2014)
, 1h29
Directed by Kevin Greutert
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantastic, Horror
Themes Ghost films
Actors Mark Webber, Sarah Snook, David Andrews, Joelle Carter, Chris Ellis, Amber Stevens West
Roles Samantha
Rating54% 2.7003552.7003552.7003552.7003552.700355
Jessie Laurent, short for Jessabelle, is moving into her fiancé’s house. They have a car accident, killing the fiancé, causing Jessie to have a miscarriage and leaving her unable to walk. The hospital arranges for Jesse's Dad, whom she hasn’t seen for years, to pick her up. Back at her Dad’s house in St. Francis, Louisiana, Jessie is given her mother’s room on the main floor, allowing her to move around in her wheelchair. Jessie's mother died when she was a baby. That night she briefly sees a ghost woman in her bedroom.
The Michaels, 1h30
Genres Comedy, Romance
Actors Larisa Oleynik, Laura Breckenridge, Shaun Sipos, Ryan Sypek, Beverly D'Angelo, Elliott Gould
Roles Katherine Bixby
Rating59% 2.9602352.9602352.9602352.9602352.960235
Katherine est une jeune avocate brillante et ambitieuse qui ne vit que pour son travail mais le mariage de son amie Marcie, dont elle est la témoin, lui fait prendre conscience de sa solitude. Lors d'un rendez-vous chez Dora, esthéticienne et voyante à ses heures perdus, celle-ci lui prédit qu'elle va rencontrer l'homme de sa vie, un dénommé Michael. A partir de ce moment Marcie décide d'organiser des rendez-vous pour son amie avec tous les Michael qu'elle croise, mais c'est un désastre, et tout ça sous les yeux amusés du beau Tom, le témoin du marié...
Remember Sunday, 1h36
Directed by Jeff Bleckner
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about psychiatry, Films about disabilities
Actors Alexis Bledel, Zachary Levi, Merritt Wever, Barry Shabaka Henley, Valerie Azlynn, Jerry Adler
Roles Lauren
Rating69% 3.452763.452763.452763.452763.45276
The story follows the characters of Molly (Bledel), a struggling waitress, and Gus (Levi), a jewelry store employee. Gus and Molly met through a chance encounter when Gus is at Molly's diner ordering a coffee. Molly sees Gus making notes in his pen recorder and when he goes round back to take a phone call leaves a message on it saying her name. Molly and Gus then begin to date, and it is learned that Gus has a memory defect where he can not make new memories and forgets the day every time he sleeps. Trouble ensues as he does not tell Molly this and she finds him recording all their meetings. Gus tries to explain, but Molly mistakes this for being odd. A few weeks later and Molly returns to the apartment to find Gus's sister who explains and gives her the scrapbook Gus made entitled "Molly" he made to remember her. Molly visits the hospital where Gus Is under observation and introduces herself as his girlfriend and gives him the scrapbook so he can remember their relationship. We learn that Gus was meant to be the next Einstein working at Nasa in California, before his accident. Molly takes Gus there, where he meets old colleagues who tell him his work will help understand the universe much better. Whilst there Molly meets Gus's ex girlfriend who warns her any serious relationship with Gus will mean he won't remember their kids and other events in the long-term, and Gus also tells her to leave him if an operation to cure his disease does not work. Gus's sister tells Molly that Gus has already had this operation, however, but that it did not work. That night Molly sees a note on Gus's laptop for his to do list for the next day "Ask Molly to marry me". Molly deletes the note as a result of what Gus had told her to do and Gus wakes up the next day having never remembered Molly. Molly continues her life with a quarter million pounds she got from her great Aunt's will and starts a flower business. One day, at a wedding, a shooting star appears and Molly is reminded of Gus. She visits him the next day and hints to Gus that they know each other and asks him for coffee. The movie ends.
Atlas Shrugged: Part II, 1h51
Directed by John Putch
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Social science fiction
Themes Films based on science fiction novels, Political films, Dystopian films
Actors Samantha Mathis, Jason Beghe, Esai Morales, Patrick Fabian, Kim Rhodes, Richard T. Jones
Roles Cherryl Brooks
Rating54% 2.7011452.7011452.7011452.7011452.701145
Dagny Taggart pilots an airplane in pursuit of another plane. Dagny asks herself, "Who is John Galt?" before apparently crashing into a mountainside.
Backyard Wedding
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Alicia Witt, Teddy Sears, Markie Post, Frances Fisher, Ryan Bittle, Diana Scarwid
Roles Renee
Rating59% 2.9525652.9525652.9525652.9525652.952565
Kim Tyler grew up loving her next-door neighbor, Evan Slauson (Teddy Sears). Their fairy-tale romance and young elopement seemed like fate, until they realized they both wanted different things, and got a swift annulment.
Pope Dreams
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Julie Hagerty, Stephen Tobolowsky, Marnette Patterson, Jordan Belfi, Noel Roeim Fisher, Sarah Foret
Rating67% 3.3889653.3889653.3889653.3889653.388965
An aspiring drummer wants his dying mother to get an audience with the pope while he also tries to impress a girl out of his league.
Bringing Rain, 1h22
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Adrian Grenier, Merritt Wever, Paz de la Huerta, Ryan Donowho, Larisa Oleynik, Noah Fleiss
Roles Ori Swords
Rating56% 2.8218552.8218552.8218552.8218552.821855
The film deals with how a car accident involving baseball star Clay Askins (Grenier) and his swimmer girlfriend Neisha Sanders (Butler) indirectly affects the lives of a small group of students living at a New Jersey boarding school.
A Time for Dancing, 1h40
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical
Themes Dance films
Actors Larisa Oleynik, Shiri Appleby, Peter Coyote, Shane West, Lynn Whitfield, Patricia Kalember
Roles Juliana 'Jules' Michaels
Rating61% 3.0779053.0779053.0779053.0779053.077905
An American Rhapsody, 1h46
Origin Hongrie
Genres Drama, Biography
Themes Films about immigration
Actors Nastassja Kinski, Scarlett Johansson, Tony Goldwyn, Mae Whitman, Emmy Rossum, Larisa Oleynik
Roles Maria at 18
Rating67% 3.3971553.3971553.3971553.3971553.397155
In 1950, a Hungarian couple, Peter and Margit, are forced to flee from their oppressive Communist country for the USA with their eldest daughter Maria. Unfortunately, they are forced to leave behind their infant daughter, Suzanne, who is raised by a kind foster couple. Five years later, Peter and Margit arrange for the American Red Cross to bring Suzanne to their new home in Los Angeles. There, the perplexed young girl is forced to accept her sudden change in home and country, which leads to a troubled upbringing. At age 15, Suzanne, rebellious and unsure of herself, tries to come to terms with her roots and decides to travel back to Budapest, Hungary, to unravel her past and to find her true identity.
100 Girls
100 Girls (2000)
, 1h35
Directed by Michael Davis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Jonathan Tucker, Emmanuelle Chriqui, James DeBello, Katherine Heigl, Larisa Oleynik, Jaime Pressly
Roles Wendy
Rating57% 2.8995352.8995352.8995352.8995352.899535
After leaving a party at a women's dormitory (aka the "virgin vault"), Matthew (Jonathan Tucker) is trapped in an elevator with an unknown, and unseen, woman when the power goes out. Matthew and this unknown woman have sex in the dark. When Matthew wakes up in the morning—still in the elevator—he finds himself alone with a pair of her panties.
10 Things I Hate About You, 1h37
Directed by Gil Junger
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Films about education, Feminist films, Théâtre, Political films, Films based on plays, Films based on works by William Shakespeare
Actors Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Larisa Oleynik, Larry Miller, Andrew Keegan
Roles Bianca Stratford
Rating73% 3.6517353.6517353.6517353.6517353.651735
Cameron James, a new student at Padua High School in the Seattle area, becomes instantly smitten with popular sophomore Bianca Stratford. Geeky Michael Eckman warns him that Bianca is vapid and conceited, and that her overprotective father does not allow Bianca or her older sister, the shrewish Kat, to date. Kat, a senior, is accepted to Sarah Lawrence College in New York, but her father, Walter, wants her to stay close to home. Bianca wishes to date affluent senior Joey Donner, but Walter, an obstetrician worrisome of teenage pregnancy, will not allow his daughters to date until they graduate. Frustrated by Bianca's insistence and Kat's rebelliousness, Walter declares that Bianca may date only when Kat does, knowing that Kat's antisocial attitude makes this unlikely.
The Baby-Sitters Club, 1h25
Directed by Melanie Mayron
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Feminist films, Political films, Buddy films, Children's films
Actors Schuyler Fisk, Bre Blair, Rachael Leigh Cook, Austin O'Brien, Larisa Oleynik, Stacy Linn Ramsower
Roles Dawn Schafer
Rating57% 2.8998852.8998852.8998852.8998852.899885
Kristy Thomas, president of "The Baby-Sitters Club", decides to open a day camp for their child clients. Her best friend, Mary Anne Spier, along with Mary Anne's stepsister Dawn Schafer, offer their parents' backyard to serve as the camp site. All of the club members (Kristy Thomas, Mary Anne Spier, Dawn Schafer, Claudia Kishi, Stacey McGill, Mallory Pike, and Jessi Ramsey) vow to keep a close eye out for misbehaving kids.
The Swan Princess, 1h18
Directed by Richard Rich
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, Musical, Animation
Themes Films about animals, Films about birds, Musical films, Children's films
Actors Michelle Nicastro, Howard McGillin, Sandy Duncan, Liz Callaway, Jack Palance, Larisa Oleynik
Roles Young Odette (singing voice)
Rating64% 3.201363.201363.201363.201363.20136
King William (Dakin Matthews), widowed father of newborn Princess Odette, and Queen Uberta (Sandy Duncan), widowed mother of young Prince Derek, decide to betroth their children in the hopes of uniting their kingdoms. Rothbart (Jack Palance) is an evil sorcerer who wishes to take William's kingdom for himself, but before he can make his move, he is attacked by William's men. Although banished from the kingdom, Rothbart vows to return to get his revenge.