Lizzy Caplan

Name in Native Language: "Elizabeth Anne Caplan" (English/EN)
Actress / Film Actress / Television Actress / Voice Actress | * 06/30/1982 (39) | Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA))
Elizabeth Anne Caplan (born June 30, 1982) is an American actress. Her first acting role was on the cult television series Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000). She received wider recognition with roles in the films Mean Girls (2004) and Cloverfield (2008), the latter of which earned her a nomination for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress. Caplan has also starred on the television shows Related (2005–2006), The Class (2006–2007), and Party Down (2009–2010). From 2013 to 2016, Caplan played Virginia E. Johnson on the Showtime series Masters of Sex, a role for which she received nominations for a Primetime Emmy, two Satellite Awards, and a Critics' Choice Award. In 2019, she portrayed Annie Wilkes in the Hulu anthology series ()
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Elizabeth Caplan better known as Lizzy Caplan was born on June 30, 1982 in Los Angeles, CA. She is an American actress, best known for her roles in the CBS show The Class, in the 2004 film Mean Girls, and the 2008 film Cloverfield.Caplan began her television acting career in 1999, when she played the minor role of Sara on the short-lived series Freaks and Geeks. She had a series of guest appearances on other shows, and has been a guest on Sharon Osbourne's talk show. Another of her major television characters came on Smallville, a series about Superman as a teenager. She debuted on that show on November 6, 2001, playing "freak of the week" Tina Greer on the episode "X-Ray." She reprised her role on the show on January 14, 2003, in the episode "Visage."Although she was already an experienced actress, she gained much notice in the 2004 movie Mean Girls, where she played alternative styled girl Janis Ian, namesake of the lesbian singer-songwriter Janis Ian. Caplan's character has been compared to that of Nancy McKeon's character Jo from The Facts of Life.In 2003, she starred in the television series The Pitts, playing Faith Pitt. In the second season of Tru Calling, she played Avery Bishop, a friend of Tru Davies.Caplan landed a starring role in 2005, playing Marjee Sorelli, the troubled sister in Related, a one-hour dramedy on The WB. The show was cancelled after one season. Caplan currently appears in the CBS sitcom, The Class, which premiered on September 18th, 2006 but was cancelled before its second season.Undaunted, she has since moved on to more prominent movie roles in Cloverfield and Hot Tub Time Machine.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Lizzy Caplan

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

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Movies with Lizzy Caplan as Actress(32)

as Lula2021 Now You See Me 3
as Carol2021 Cobweb
as Emily2021 The Toll Road
as herself2019 7 Up and Me
as Alice2018 Extinction
as herself2017 The Disaster Artist
as Bridget Vatan2016 Allied
as Lula2016 Now You See Me 2
as Diana2015 The Night Before
as Agent Lacey2014 The Interview
as Bailey2013 The Sidekick
as Sheila2012 High Road
as Jolene Gillis2012 Queens of Country
as Gena Myers2012 Bachelorette
as Sarah2012 Save the Date
as Claire Wise2012 Marvel One-Shot: Item 47
as Juliette Flowers2010 The Last Rites of Ransom Pride
as Sonja Ralston2010 127 Hours
as Lindsay2010 Successful Alcoholics
as Marla2009 Crossing Over
as Marlena Diamond2008 Cloverfield
as Jacqueline2007 Crashing
as Sara Weller2006 Love Is the Drug
as Janis Ian2004 Mean Girls
as Lizzy Lyons2003 Hardcore Action News
as Angela2002 Everybody's Doing It
as Party Girl2002 Orange County
as Lily2000 From Where I Sit

TV Shows/Series with Lizzy Caplan as Actress(29)

as Reagan Ridley (voice)2021 Inside Job
as Lanie Burhman2019 Truth Be Told
as Carla Monroe2018 Das Boot
as Annie Wilkes2018 Castle Rock
as herself2016 Chelsea
as Nadia2014 Steal Heart
as herself2013 The Last Leg
as Virginia Johnson2013 Masters of Sex
as Vivian Cornelli2011 Mr. Sunshine
as Julia Cleary2011 New Girl
as Rebecca Ruxin2009 The League
as Casey Klein2009 Party Down
as Amy2008 True Blood
as Avery Bishop2008 True Blood
as Kat Warbler2006 The Class
as Marjee Sorelli2005 Related
as Avery Bishop2003 Tru Calling
as Faith Pitt2003 The Pitts
as Tina Greer2001 Smallville
as Sara1999 Freaks and Geeks

Movies with Lizzy Caplan as Crew(1)

Production/Producer2010 Successful Alcoholics

Additional Information

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Born: Wednesday, 06/30 1982 (June) in Los Angeles, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 39 years + 113 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Alexander Hamilton High School
Other names for Lizzy Caplan (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Elizabeth Caplan"
"Лиззи Каплан"
"Elizabeth Anne Caplan"
"Lizzy-Fun" (Nickname)
Lizzy Caplan frequently works together with these people:
Seth Rogen (19x, Actor)
Seth MacFarlane (17x, Actor)
Mike Henry (10x, Actor)
Nick Kroll (9x, Actor)
Todd Slavkin (9x, Crew)
Richard Appel (9x, Crew)
Evan Goldberg (8x, Crew)
Judd Apatow (8x, Crew)
Brian Peterson (8x, Crew)
Patrick Stewart (7x, Actor)
Niecy Nash (7x, Actress)
Luvh Rakhe (7x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:962, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/26/2021