Olivia Hussey is an Argentine-British actress born on April 17, 1951. She is best known as Juliet in the 1968 version of ''Theatre/RomeoAndJuliet'', Jess in ''Film/BlackChristmas1974'' and Rebecca in the 1982 version of ''Literature/{{Ivanhoe}}''. Her daughter is the actress Creator/IndiaEisley.
!! This actress provides examples of:

* DawsonCasting: Famously averted, or at least downplayed. Olivia was actually a teenager when she played Juliet. [[note]]The character of Juliet was meant to be ''12-going-on-13'' though, in Shakespeare's play. The actress was 16 or 17 at the time of filming.[[/note]]
* HappilyMarried: To David Glen Eisley.
* RapunzelHair: The long hair she wore as Juliet reportedly inspired a huge number of young women in the late Sixties to grow waist-length hair like hers.
* RavenHairIvorySkin
* WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes: Olivia suffered from agoraphobia.