C as well as a place in Suffolk University in Boston, where her mother works as a professor.
In October 2005, Dushku announced filming had begun for Nobel Son alongside Danny De Vito and Bill Pullman.
The movie was released at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival.
The following year, she played the teenage daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis in True Lies.
She had parts as Paul Reiser's daughter in Bye Bye Love and as Cindy Johnson in Race The Sun.
She was also cast as the lead in new Fox series, Tru Calling where she played medical student, Tru Davies.
The show includes many guest-stars like Kal Penn (Hunt/Unidentified psychic demon), Leonard Roberts (Forrest Gates), Christina Hendricks (Unidentified barmaid), Clare Kramer (Glorificus), Wade Andrew William (Gregor), Kristoffer Polaha (Dylan Blim), Jeffrey Dean Morgan (Sam Ryan) , Courtnee Draper (Annabelle) and Alec Newman (Drogyn) Dushku turned down the chance to appear in another Buffy spin-off which would have focused on the character of Faith.
Dushku appeared in an Off-Broadway production entitled Dog Sees God in December 2005 where she played Van's Sister.
She quit in February 2006 along with other cast members amidst rumours of an abusive producer.
She was chosen after a five month search for the lead role as Alice in the film, That Night.
In 1993, she landed the role of Pearl alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo Di Caprio in This Boy's Life, a role she has later said opened a lot of doors.
In 2007, Dushku revealed she had lured Buffy creator, Joss Whedon, back to TV and that they had discussed and agreed to create TV show, Dollhouse.