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Elizabeth Banks

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Elizabeth Maresal Mitchell

Birth Date :

February 10, 1974

Birth Place :

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA

Spouse :

Max Handelman (sportswriter/producer, since 5-Jul-03)

Claim to fame :

As Betty Brant in "Spider-Man" (2002)

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Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore Dazzle at 'Mockingjay' L.A. Premiere

November 18, 2014 07:28:05 GMT

After invading London for the world premiere last week, "" cast members are now flocking to Los Angeles for another special screening. , and glammed up the event.
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'Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1' World Premiere Turns Fashion Affair

November 11, 2014 02:51:22 GMT

"" world premiere at London's Leicester Square was a fashion show on red carpet. , , and the rest of the film's cast made the affair posh with the selection of their outfits.
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'Magic Mike XXL' Adds Michael Strahan, Elizabeth Banks, Danny Glover

September 29, 2014 23:41:25 GMT

More names are revealed to have joined "" sequel including who would make his feature film debut. Comedic actors and are also in the line-up but their roles are still unknown.
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Elizabeth Banks 'Cannot Deny' She Is 'Very Genetically Blessed'

July 29, 2014 07:08:55 GMT

was not sure she's pretty "for a longtime." In an interview with New You magazine for its latest issue, the "" actress talks about her "blessed" genes, family and comedic success.
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Elizabeth Banks Named in 'Walk of Shame' Copyright Infringement Lawsuit

May 09, 2014 00:08:49 GMT

It's a bad week for the people behind "". Besides grossing a disappointing $38,000, the raunchy comedy was the subject of a new lawsuit filed by a screenwriter who claimed that the idea was stolen from his script.
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Brittany Snow and Elizabeth Banks to Reprise Their Roles in 'Pitch Perfect 2'

February 15, 2014 01:06:49 GMT

and are back to reprise their respective roles in the upcoming "". The former plays a cappella singer Chloe Beale, and the latter portrays a smaller role, yet a memorable one, Gail Abernathy-McKadden, a commentator for singing contest ICCAs.
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Elizabeth Banks Confirmed to Direct 'Pitch Perfect 2'

January 28, 2014 02:52:10 GMT

"" is happening. The sequel to musical comedy starring and has officially been announced. who produced the first movie and played a small but memorable role in it will step behind the lens for the follow-up story. It will mark her directorial debut.
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Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks and Jena Malone Wow at 'Catching Fire' L.A. Premiere

November 19, 2013 07:06:12 GMT

After touring Europe, "" cast is back Stateside for a special premiere before the movie is officially released for public November 22. , and were dazzling on red carpet.
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Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks and Jena Malone Dazzle at 'Catching Fire' London Premiere

November 12, 2013 01:16:33 GMT

"" cast glammed up the red carpet at Odeon Leicester Square in London for the movie's premiere. , and were joined by , and .
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Elizabeth Banks Announces Birth of Her Second Son

November 14, 2012 19:04:50 GMT

"" star announced that she is a second-time mother. The actress revealed that her and husband of nine years Max Handelman's newborn son was conceived via gestational carrier, just like their firstborn.
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Report: Morgan Freeman and Elizabeth Banks Tapped for 'Lego' Movie

August 28, 2012 09:49:36 GMT

More actors are tapped to join "Lego: The Piece of Resistance". After was confirmed to spearhead the voice of the lead character, Emmet, Deadline reports that and will lend their voices to the project.
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Emma Stone Suffers Dress Malfunction Before 2012 Met Ball's After-Party

May 09, 2012 06:17:03 GMT

has her fair share of wardrobe mishap on the biggest night of the year in fashion. As she made her way to the after-party of this year's Costume Institute Gala on Monday, May 7 night, the actress playing Skeeter in "" discovered that her couture evening gown had a rip below the zip fastening.
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Cameron Diaz and Elizabeth Banks Dazzle at 'What to Expect' New York Premiere

May 09, 2012 06:06:19 GMT

Star-studded romantic comedy "" has held its New York premiere on Tuesday night, May 8. Taking place at the AMC Lincoln Square Theater, the special screening event was attended by the film's beautiful cast members, including and .
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MET Ball 2012: Elizabeth Banks Channels Effie Trinket, Beyonce Knowles Stuns in Sheer Gown

May 08, 2012 02:46:58 GMT

The biggest night of the year in fashion has arrived. On Monday, May 7, Hollywood stars and fashionista alike stepped out in style for this year's Costume Institute Gala that celebrates the opening of the "Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations" exhibition. Among those turning heads on the red carpet were and .
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Five Characters Posters of 'What to Expect' Include Funny Quotes

January 27, 2012 17:22:45 GMT

Five women with impending motherhood are captured in the latest promotional posters of "". The drama comedy film's stars, , , , , and appear in individual character posters with hilarious quotes from the film attached.
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Exclusive Interview: Graffiti6 Talk New Album 'Colours' and Tour

January 24, 2012 09:07:12 GMT

TommyD and Jamie Scott are gearing up to share 's refreshingly rule-free music in a first full-length effort, "Colours". In anticipation of the album release in the United States on January 24, Jamie exclusively shares to AceShowbiz about what inspires them in crafting their music. The singer/songwriter says that their lyrics are born out of their personal experiences.
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Sam Worthington and Elizabeth Banks Steal Attention at 'Man on a Ledge' Premiere

January 24, 2012 08:58:28 GMT

Asger Leth's thriller "" has got its Hollywood premiere on Monday, January 23. During the special screening taking place at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in California, lead actors and became the center of the attention as they stepped on the black carpet.
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Elizabeth Banks Admits It Wasn't Easy Deciding to Pursue Surrogacy

January 04, 2012 04:31:49 GMT

is opening up about using a surrogate to have a child of her own. The "" actress reveals in the February issue of Lucky magazine that she and husband Max Handelman turned to the option because of her womb issue, explaining, "Embryos wouldn't implant."
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Chris Hemsworth in 'Rush', Elizabeth Banks 'Expecting'

July 12, 2011 16:52:18 GMT

choice after "" is "" where he gets to slip in the role of British Formula One driver James Hunt. The pic from Cross Creek Pictures is scripted by Peter Mogan and would be directed by Ron Howard.
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'True Blood' Launches Fake PSAs to Make Waiting Less Suck

June 11, 2011 02:33:59 GMT

HBO knows that waiting for the return of "" is suck and, hence, has released some fake PSAs to offer the cure. The cast namely , , and appear together in a video or separately in other videos to explain the symptoms of True Blood Withdrawal.
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Video: Darren Criss Narrowly Escapes Injury for Being Pulled Off Stage by Fan

June 11, 2011 01:51:51 GMT

was forced to get off the stage by a female fan at the end of the "" cast's concert in Washington, D.C. on June 9. The incident happened when the Blaine depicter, along with the other cast members, bid goodbye to the concertgoers after performing "Somebody to Love".
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First Look at Elizabeth Banks in 'The Hunger Games'

June 11, 2011 01:43:07 GMT

New on-set photos from "" have leaked online. Fangirltastic has got its hand on the images, one of which offers the first look at as Effie Trinket. Other actors seen on the pictures are and . Meanwhile, other images show some buildings, including the Hall of Justice.
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Pre-Royal Wedding Coverage: Crowd Goes Larger Hours Into Ceremony

April 29, 2011 06:24:08 GMT

The atmosphere in London was mostly cheerful as thousands of people gather outside Westminster Abbey to celebrate the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The line extended nearly a mile and a half, consisting of not only Londoners but also tourists and the press eager to get a glimpse of the couple.
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Elizabeth Banks Officially Joins 'The Hunger Games'

April 29, 2011 05:13:11 GMT

has secured a role in "". On Thursday, April 28, Lionsgate has made it official that the "" actress is cast as Effie Trinket in the forthcoming fantasy movie.
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Elizabeth Banks Becomes Mother of Baby Boy via Surrogate

March 31, 2011 01:22:03 GMT

has just delivered one surprising yet happy news. The Avery Jessup of "" announced on her blog on Wednesday, March 30 that she and her husband Max Handelman have become proud parents of a baby boy, revealing further that their first son was born through a gestational surrogate.
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Elizabeth Banks to Portray Peter Pan's Pixie Pal Tinkerbell

July 16, 2010 06:21:53 GMT

Actress is off to Never Never Land after landing a coveted role in a new live-action movie about Peter Pan's pixie pal Tinkerbell. The "" actress is set to star as the mischievous pixie in Disney's forthcoming romantic comedy, "".
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Elizabeth Banks Fears Embarrassing Photos Would Leak

February 13, 2010 07:33:40 GMT

is desperate to get her hands on an embarrassing casting photo from early on in her career - because it features the actress posing in a padded bra and old underwear. The "" star got her start acting in commercials, and admits it was one of the most humiliating experiences of her life.
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