More Lizzy Caplan Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Cloverfield)Lizzy Caplan has, in just a short time, built a burgeoning career with a diverse body of work. Her breakout role was as Janis Ian in the hit Paramount feature film Mean Girls and she will soon be seen in Crossing Over, starring Harrison Ford, Sean Penn and Ray Liotta. In addition, Caplan recently signed on to star in the Lionsgate feature Bachelor No. 2, opposite Kate Hudson, Alec Baldwin and Dane Cook. Other recent film credits include the independent film Love Is the Drug, which premiered at the 2006 Slamdance Film Festival. She also starred opposite Campbell Scott in the indie film Crashing, which was directed by Gary Walkow.
Caplan has had several successful forays in television as well, with the likes of Mike Scully, Mike White, Seth MacFarlane and Judd Apatow, to name just a few. Last year she starred in the CBS comedy series The Class created by David Crane and Jeffery Klarik, and in addition to critical acclaim was named as one of the 10 Actors to Watch by Daily Variety, So Five Minutes From Now by Entertainment Weekly; and the Fresh Face of Fall by TV's The Insider. Prior to The Class, Caplan starred in Marta Kaufman's WB series Related, Fox's Tru Calling and Undeclared, and NBC's Freaks and Geeks.
Bio courtesy Paramount for "Cloverfield" (27-Apr-2008)
Biography #3 (for The Class)Lizzy Caplan's television credits include Related, Tru Calling, Smallville, Once and Again, Freaks and Geeks and Undeclared. She also starred in the MTV movie Everybody's Doing It and has done voice work for the animated series Family Guy and American Dad.
Best known to audiences for her role in the feature film Mean Girls, Caplan's additional credits include roles in Orange County, Hardcore Action News and the upcoming independent films Love is the Drug and Crashing. She also starred in Jason Mraz's music video You and I Both.
Caplan graduated in 2000 from the prestigious Academy of Music program at Hamilton High School in Los Angeles, where she was born and raised and currently resides. Her birth date is June 30.
Bio courtesy CBS for "The Class" (26-Nov-2006)