- Faith: Judaism
- Career: Actress
- birthday: February 10, 1974
- accomplishments: MTV Movie Awards
- fun faith fact! Sewed the traditional canopy, a chuppah, for her own wedding
Elizabeth Banks moved to New York after graduating from college and started acting, with small roles in TV and film before heading to Los Angeles to pursue film roles as a full time actress. She scored regular roles as the love interests of Zac Braff in Scrubs and Alec Baldwin in 30 Rock which earned her 2 Emmy nominations. One of her biggest roles to date has been that of Effie Trinket in the box office megahit The Hunger Games.