Pittsfield, Massachusetts USA
Claim to Fame
The 40 Year Old Virgin, Definitely, Maybe and Zack and Miri Make a Porno, The Hunger Games
Actor/Actress, Producer, Director
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Banks was born Elizabeth Maresal Mitchell in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. As a young child, she was a contestant on the Nickelodeon game show Finders Keepers. She graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1992 and is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (1996). In 1998 she completed schooling at the American Conservatory Theater. In 2003, Banks married Max Handelman, who had been her boyfriend since college. She converted to Judaism upon marrying him.
Actress (83 credits)
Producer (14 credits)
Director (6 credits)
Soundtrack (4 credits)
Thanks (4 credits)
Self (90 credits)
Archive footage (7 credits)
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Pittsfield (Massachusetts) High School in 1992
American Conservatory Theater's Advanced Training Program in 1998
Full Name at Birth
Elizabeth Maresal Mitchell
Actress, Producer, Director
Elizabeth Banks (born Elizabeth Irene Mitchell; February 10, 1974) is an American actress, producer, and director.
BA, University of Pennsylvania (1996)
Mark P. Mitchell
commercial for L'Oreal Paris "Preference"
Bad Santa 
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
(2000) TV commercial: Wendy's 99¢ 1/2 lb. Texas Double Cheeseburger, (2011) TV commercial (PSA): MalariaNoMore.org.
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Wiki Bio Text
==Elizabeth Banks== (born [[Elizabeth Irene Mitchell]]; February 10, 1974) is an American actress, producer, and director. Banks made her film debut in the low-budget independent film Surrender Dorothy (1998), and is known for her roles in such films as [[Wet Hot American Summer]] (2001), [[Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy]] (2002–2007), [[Seabiscuit]] (2003), [[The 40-Year-Old Virgin]] (2005), [[Zack and Miri Make a Porno]] (2008), [[Role Models]] (2008), [[The Next Three Days]] (2010), [[Pitch Perfect]] (2012), [[The Lego Movie]] (2014), and [[The Hunger Games]] film series (2012–2015). In 2014, she portrayed [[Melinda Ledbetter]], the girlfriend and later wife of the Beach Boys co-founder [[Brian Wilson]], in [[Bill Pohlad]]'s film [[Love & Mercy]] and made her directorial debut with [[Pitch Perfect 2]], whose $69M opening weekend gross set a record for a first-time director.
====On television,==== Banks had a recurring role as Avery Jessup on the NBC sitcom 30 Rock, which garnered her two Primetime Emmy Award nominations. She also had recurring roles on the comedy series Scrubs and Modern Family, the latter of which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. In 2015, she reprised her role as Lindsay in Wet Hot American Summer for the Netflix miniseries Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp.
====As of November 2016,==== Box Office Mojo ranked Banks as the 32nd-highest grossing actor of all time, and the sixth-highest grossing female actor.
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