Thora Birch is an American actress. She got her first role at the age of 6 in the short-lived sitcom Day by Day; that role was followed by an appearance in the motion picture Purple People Eater. She also played Ava Gregory in the 1994 comedy Monkey Trouble.

For Disney, she played Dani Dennison in Hocus Pocus and Billie Pike in the 1991 Touchstone Pictures film Paradise.