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 # 651

Stars Sing Praises of First Openly Gay NBA Player Jason Collins

Posted Monday April 29, 2013 1:50 PM GMT

The Twitterverse is rife with support and encouragement for Jason Collins, the pro basketball player who came out as gay on the cover of Sports Illustrated.

Collins’ story “I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay” has inspired celebrities from all over the nation to tweet their appreciation.


Claire Danes, Elizabeth Banks, and Sophia Bush: White House Correspondents' Dinner Lovelies

Posted Sunday April 28, 2013 9:31 AM GMT

Stepping out for the most glamorous night in D.C., Claire Danes, Elizabeth Banks, and Sophia Bush attended the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on Saturday (April 27).


Stars Flock to CinemaCon Awards

Posted Friday April 19, 2013 12:08 PM GMT

Sin City was the place to be last night (April 18) as the 2013 CinemaCon Awards took over Caesars Palace’s Pure Nightclub.

Showing off her Female Star of Tomorrow trophy, Hailee Steinfeld was more than happy to pose up a storm for the shutterbugs as she basked in the glory of her win.


Elizabeth Banks: Sexy on the “Every Secret Thing” Set

Posted Tuesday April 16, 2013 8:10 PM GMT

Hard at work on her new gig, Elizabeth Banks showed up on the set of “Every Secret Thing” in New York City today (April 16).

The “Hunger Games” starlet wore a gun holster and badge as she filmed scenes for the cop drama in which she plays a detective investigating missing children.


“Catching Fire” Teaser Trailer Released at MTV Movie Awards: Watch Here!

Posted Sunday April 14, 2013 10:23 PM GMT

Given the massive success of the first “Hunger Games” flick, millions of fans waited patiently for a sneak peek of the second installment “Catching Fire.”

And the wait is finally over after Liam Hemsworth presented the first trailer at tonight's (April 14) 2013 MTV Movie Awards.


A New Still Released for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Posted Sunday April 14, 2013 3:00 PM GMT

Stirring fans in to a frenzy, a new photo from “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” was released on Sunday (April 14) via Facebook.

The latest still features Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss Everdeen and Josh Hutcherson's Peeta Mellark flanking Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket as they prepare for the games.


Elizabeth Banks Talks Motherhood & Career in Marie Claire's Work Issue

Posted Thursday April 11, 2013 2:45 PM GMT

After wrapping up her anticipated flick "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," Elizabeth Banks rocked the cover of Marie Claire's Career Supplement issue.


“Catching Fire” Trailer: Coming to MTV Movie Awards

Posted Wednesday April 3, 2013 1:15 PM GMT

Given the massive success of the first “Hunger Games” flick, millions of fans are waiting with bated breath for a sneak peek of the second installment “Catching Fire.”

And it seems the wait is almost over- Liam Hemsworth will attend the 2013 MTV Movie Awards on April 14th to unveil the first official teaser trailer for all the world to see.