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Purchase Alumnus Mizuo Peck is Sacajawea in “Night in the Museum 2. Battle of the Smithsonian”

Date Released: 5/29/2009

Actress Mizou Peck a '99 Purchase College graduate has reprised her role of Sacajawea in the 20th Century Fox film "Night at the Museum 2. Battle of the Smithsonian," starring Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, and Hank Azaria. 

The theatre graduate is a native New Yorker who appeared in the first "Night in the Museum" film opposite Ben Stiller and Robin Williams and has done many commercials and modeling jobs, most notably being photographed by Bruce Weber for the cover of L'uomo Vouge.

She has always been involved in the New York theatre scene and has done shows with the NYC Fringe Festival and the Samuel French Play Festival.  Recently she performed  in Suzan-Lori Park’s "365 Days/365 Plays" at the Joseph Papp Public Theatre.

Her television credits include "Law and Order: Criminal Intent" opposite Chris Noth and Anabella Sciorra, a recurring role on "All My Children" and the Sci-fi drama "Witchblade."  Her film credits include the German movie "Husky Don’t Cry, Scenes of the Crime" starring Jeff Bridges.