We know her as Elizabeth Banks but she was actually born Elizabeth Irene Mitchell. She actually changed her name to avoid confusion with actress Elizabeth Mitchell
Banks made her film debut in the low-budget independent film Surrender Dorothy. She is best known for her roles in the films Seabiscuit, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Invincible, Definitely, Maybe, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, W., Role Models, Wet Hot American Summer, The Uninvited, The Hunger Games, People Like Us, and most recently in Pitch Perfect.
On television, Banks had a recurring role as Avery Jessup on the sitcom 30 Rock, which gained her two Emmy Award nominations. Previously, Banks had starred in a recurring role as Dr. Kim Briggs on Scrubs from 2006 to 2009.
Banks has appeared on magazines like Maxim and we say that this 38 year old is looking mighty fine
Elizabeth Banks will next be seen in Movie 43 and The Hunger Games Catching Fire.
You can still catch Elizabeth Banks in Pitch Perfect – Now showing in cinemas
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