Liz Phair

Age: 50
Born: April 17, 1967
New Haven, Connecticut


Seeing Other People 2004
Cherish 2002

Profile created on June 6, 2002.

Did you know?

  • Liz is married to Jim Staskausas and they have one son, James.
  • Liz lives in Chicago with her husband, step-son Aidan and James.
  • She was adopted as an infant.
  • Liz is only 5'2" tall.
  • Her father, John Phair, is an AIDS researcher for Northwestern University and her mother is an art instructor at the Art Institute of Chicago.
  • Liz grew up in Winnetka, Ilinois. She describes it as a "cross between Ferris Bueller's Day Off and The Breakfast Club."
  • She has one older brother, Philip.
  • Liz spent a year in Britain at age seven when her father took a sabbatical to Sheffield University.
  • Liz graduated from Oberlin College in Ohio with a degree in Art History/Studio in Art. She interned in New York for artists Nancy Spero and Leon Golub.
  • Liz is a rocker. She has three albums released plus many appearances on soundtracks and compilations.

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

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