Name: Elizabeth Banks
Birth Name: 
Elizabeth Maresal Mitchell
Birth Date: 
February 10, 1974
Birth Place: 
Pittsfield, MA
Relationship Status: 
Married to Max Handelman
Celebrity Ranking # 158

Elizabeth Banks to Make Directorial Debut with "Pitch Perfect 2"

Posted Monday January 27, 2014 9:08 PM GMT

Entering familiar territory for her directorial debut, Elizabeth Banks signed on to direct "Pitch Perfect 2."

According to Universal Pictures chairman Donna Langley, "Elizabeth originated the idea for Pitch Perfect and was instrumental in making the first film such a huge success."


Elizabeth Olsen & Elizabeth Banks Celebrate “Little Accidents” at Sundance

Posted Wednesday January 22, 2014 9:45 AM GMT

Looking to blow off some steam, the cast of “Little Accidents” held a premiere party at the Waldorf Astoria in Park City, Utah as part of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival last night (January 21).

Elizabeth Olsen showed up at the shindig to support her boyfriend Boyd Holbrook, who stars in the much-buzzed-about flick.


Elizabeth Banks: Sunny at Sundance for "Little Accidents"

Posted Tuesday January 21, 2014 5:33 PM GMT

Striking a pose to promote her new flick, Elizabeth Banks hit up the portrait studio at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on Tuesday (January 21).

The "Little Accidents" star looked cute in a long-sleeved white and black patterned dress with black leggings and an EF Collection ring as she smiled solo and with co-stars.


Elizabeth Banks’ “Walk of Shame” Drops New Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday January 16, 2014 10:35 AM GMT

Looking to bolster her credibility as a leading lady, Elizabeth Banks looks hilarious in the newly-released teaser trailer for “Walk of Shame.”

The 39-year-old “Hunger Games” babe is joined in the silly flick by “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” stud James Marsden and “Community” cutie Gillian Jacobs.


Elizabeth Banks Stars in "Walk of Shame": Check Out the Trailer Here!

Posted Wednesday January 15, 2014 8:04 PM GMT

Gearing up for a springtime release, Focus World released a trailer for the upcoming film "Walk of Shame" on Wednesday (January 15).

In the comedy, a woman's dream of becoming a news anchor is threatened after a one-night stand leaves her stranded downtown without a phone, car, ID, or money - and a job interview just eight hours away.


Olivia Wilde & Elizabeth Banks Team Up for ObamaCare

Posted Tuesday January 14, 2014 3:33 PM GMT

With the deadline date to register for Obamacare quickly approaching, A-list celebs are now stepping out to help to get young American's educated and enrolled in the new healthcare system as soon as possible.

The "Tell a Friend - Get Covered" campaign teamed up with Funny or Die and YouTube to help produce a live, six-hour show on Thursday (January 16th) featuring skits and educational segments to help inform views of their health care options.


"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Premieres in the Big Apple

Posted Thursday November 21, 2013 8:00 AM GMT

With just two days remaining before its national release, the stars of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” were on hand for the films Big Apple premiere on Wednesday (November 20).

Strolling the arrivals carpet, Jennifer Lawrence posed for pictures in a demure black dress with an embellished neckline, while Elizabeth Banks rocked a strapless black and silver pants outfit.


Celebs Cheer on Make-A-Wish's Batkid

Posted Saturday November 16, 2013 2:02 PM GMT

Almost the whole city took part in granting the wish of one little boy who dreamed of becoming Batman for a day in San Francisco on Friday (November 15).

Adorable Miles finished his Leukemia treatments in June and suited up to fight crime as Batkid as San Francisco turned into Gotham City.