Alicia Silverstone is one f the most sought after celebrities from the '90s. A natural actress who rose to the top of Hollywood from her teenage role in The Crush. Alicia Silverstone describes herself as a natural entertainer who makes people happy with her life on and off the screen. Despite the decades of publicity that accompany the born actress, there is so much that happens in the background that people rarely notice. Silverstone's career has seen her rise to the top with lots of precious awards.
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Alicia Silverstone was born on October 4, in San Francisco, California, the youngest of three children. She is the daughter of Didi Radford , a former flight attendant, and Monty Silverstone , a real estate investor. Her English-born father is from a Jewish family, while her Scottish-born mother converted to Judaism. Alicia's career began at the tender age of six, when her father took some photos of his young daughter, which eventually led to her getting several television commercials. After a guest spot on The Wonder Years as a literal "dream girl", she moved on to movies. She landed a role in The Crush , a sort of Fatal Attraction for teenagers in which she portrayed a disturbed young girl obsessed with an older man. The nasty little role did not impress the critical establishment but it wowed its target audience: teenagers.
The 'Clueless' star admits it was tough growing up in the spotlight and whilst she enjoyed some parts of fame, she felt it was "completely unnatural" for someone so young. She said: "Being the most famous teenager in the world was uncomfortable, awkward and odd. There were good parts, too. I got to hang out with Bono in Ireland and go to a small private club with Mick Jagger. Or I could call up Woody Harrelson and go on a trip to Peru to save the rainforest together. Those things were nice, but the hard part was being a kid - I was really young - and it was completely unnatural. There was a period in my life where there was so much upset and stress that I was trying to get out. Story continues below. And the year-old actress says she has "never felt the need" to strip off for the cameras. She added to The Times magazine: "I have never felt the need to do nude scenes.
She has continued to act in film and television and on stage. Her first credited acting role was on The Wonder Years in , in the episode "Road Test", as Kevin's high school "dream girl". After seeing her in The Crush , Marty Callner decided Silverstone would be perfect for a role in a music video he was directing for Aerosmith, called " Cryin' "; she was subsequently cast in two more Aerosmith videos, " Amazing " and " Crazy ". These were hugely successful for both the band and Silverstone, making her a household name.