June 30, 1982
38 years old
5 ft 4 in | 163 cm
34-23-35 in | 86-58.5-89 cm
53 kg | 117 pounds
8 US | 38.5 EU
Elizabeth Anne Caplan was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, on June 30, 1982, is an American actress.
Young Lizzy Caplan first started performing during her years at the Alexander Hamilton High School, in school theater productions.
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Orange County (2002) in role as Party Girl.
She got her television debut in NBC teen comedy drama series Freaks and Geeks (1999-2000) in role as Sara.
Her breakthrough performance came as Janis Ian in teen comedy movie Mean Girls (2004).
Cobweb (2021) horror in role as Carol, opposite Antony Starr and Cleopatra Coleman
She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Marlena Diamond in monster film Cloverfield (2008).
She was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress – Comedy for her performance as April Drennan in science fiction comedy film Hot Tub Time Machine (2010).
She was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Summer Movie Star: Female for her role as Lula May in heist thriller movie Now You See Me 2 (2016).
The Night Before (2015) comedy opposite Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen and Jillian Bell
Allied (2016) war thriller with Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard and Jared Harris
The Interview (2014) political action comedy opposite James Franco, Seth Rogen and Randall Park
She played Claire Wise in direct-to-video short film Marvel One-Shot: Item 47 (2012)
Bachelorette (2012) comedy with Kirsten Dunst and Isla Fisher
Save the Date (2012) romantic comedy opposite Alison Brie, Martin Starr and Geoffrey Arend
Everybody's Doing It (2002) teen comedy with Brooke D'Orsay, Bret Harrison and Kristopher Turne
127 Hours (2010) biographical survival drama opposite James Franco, Kate Mara and Amber Tamblyn
Frankie Go Boom (2012) comedy with Charlie Hunnam, Chris O'Dowd and Ron Perlman
Extinction (2018) science fiction action opposite Michael Peña, Amelia Crouch and Erica Tremblay
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, two Satellite Awards, and a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her performance as Virginia E. Johnson in Showtime period drama television series Masters of S*x (2013-2016).
She had recurring role as Tina Greer in superhero television series Smallville (2001-2003).
The Pitts (2003) Fox sitcom in role as Faith Pitt
Tru Calling (2005) Fox supernatural drama series in role as Avery Bishop
Related (2005-2006) The WB comedy drama series in role as Marjee Sorelli
The Class (2006-2007) CBS sitcom in role as Kat Warbler
True Blood (2008) HBO fantasy horror drama series in role as Amy Burley
Party Down (2009-2010) Starz sitcom in role as Casey Klein
New Girl (2012) Fox sitcom in role as Julia
The League (2013-2014) FX sitcom in role as Rebecca Ruxin
Ill Behaviour (2017) British comedy drama television series in role as Nadia
Das Boot (2018) German television series in role as Carla Monroe
Castle Rock (2019) Hulu psychological horror anthology streaming series in role as Annie Wilkes
Truth Be Told (2019-2020) Apple TV+ drama series in role as Josie and Lanie Burhman
Graduated from Alexander Hamilton High School in Beverlywood in 2000.
Studied at the Academy of Music.
Has older brother, Ben and sister, Julie.
She played piano during high school.
Has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.
She was on her school's soccer team.
Lives in the Hollywood Hills.
She dated actor Matthew Perry (2006-2012).
She started dating English actor Tom Riley in 2015, the couple got married in 2017.