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Elizabeth Reaser

Elizabeth Ann Reaser was born June 15, 1975 in Bloomfield, Michigan, to Karen (Weidman) and John Reaser. As the middle child in a trio of sisters, she grew up in rural Milford, MI. Her mother, a homemaker, and her father, an attorney turned restaurateur turned substitute teacher, divorced, and her stepfather was businessman William Davidson. She has German, Swedish, English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. Through high school, Elizabeth worked several odd jobs, including being a caddy at a country club.Elizabeth wanted to be an actor from childhood. She began college at Oakland University in Rochester Hills, Michigan, but, after one year, yearned to leave the mid-west and expand her horizons. She applied (with her parent's blessing) to the Drama Division of The Juilliard School and was accepted. At Juilliard, she was awarded a Bachelor's of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in 1999.She struggled at first, but soon found adequate representation, and a part on the daytime drama series, Guiding Light (1952). Since then, she has become an accomplished film, television, and stage actor, landing numerous supporting and leading roles.In October 2004, Interview magazine hailed her as one of the "14 To Be" emerging creative women.

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Jun 15, 1975 In Bloomfield, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Sopranos 1999-01-10
Latest Project:
Series True Detective 2014-01-12

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations.

Known For
Poster of True Detective
Poster of The Good Wife
Poster of Mad Men
Poster of The Sopranos
True Detective Unknown 2014-01-12
Bonnie & Clyde P.J. Lane 2 episodes, 2013 2013-12-08
The Good Wife Unknown 2009-09-22
The Ex List Bella Bloom 13 episodes, 2008-2009 2008
Mad Men Unknown 2007-07-19
Standoff Unknown 2006
Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
The Sopranos Unknown 1999-01-10