Most movie stars spend their entire careers working around the clock to make money from several sources. Apart from starring in some of Hollywood’s biggest movies and television shows, Elizabeth Reaser has over 10 stage productions under her belt and this goes a long way to show she is diligent and hardworking.
Like most stars, the actress started out on the small screen in the year 1998 as Molly in the television program Sports Theater with Shaquille O’Neal. The following year, she made her first theatrical appearance in the production of the play, Sweet Bird of Youth. Written by Tennessee Williams in 1959, the drama tells the story of Chance Wayne, a drifter/gigolo, who came back to his hometown as the companion of Alexandra Del Lago, a faded movie star. Reaser had her career breakthrough in early 2002, precisely in 2001, when she scored her first film role in the American drama film The Believer. Her appearance in the movie also afforded her the opportunity to act alongside Hollywood top-notch actor Ryan Gosling, who starred as Daniel Balint, a Jew who became a neo-Nazi in the film.
Between 1998 and 2008, the actress has featured in over 40 on-screen productions and more than 10 theatrical presentations. Some of her movies include The Twilight franchise, Stay, The Family Stone, Young Adult, Ouija: Origin of Evil, and Sweet Land while some of the TV series she has starred in include but not limited to The Haunting of Hill House, The Ex-List, Saved, True Detective, and The Good Wife.
Two of her superlative projects, for which she won an award and bagged about four nominations, are Sweet Land and Grey’s Anatomy. The former gave Elizabeth Reaser her first award in 2006 (Newport Beach Film – Festival Jury Award for Best Actress) while the latter earned her the following nominations – Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series (2007), Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (2008), and Prism Award for Best Performance in a Drama Multi-Episode Storyline (2009).
Early Life and Age
The actress was born Elizabeth Ann Reaser, on 2nd July 1975, in Bloomfield, Michigan as the middle child of John Reaser and Karen Davidson. She has a multi-racial ethnic background which includes Austrian, English, German, Swedish, and Scottish. She was raised in rural Milford, Michigan, along with her two sisters named Mary Aaron and Emily Reaser.
Her mom, Karen is a homemaker while her dad was an attorney before becoming a restaurateur. The two divorced after many years together, which led to Karen marrying millionaire businessman Bill Davidson.
Elizabeth finished her high school education from the Avondale High School, Auburn Hills, after which she moved to the Oakland University to further her education. The actress decided to drop out from the University after spending one year at the institution. Upon leaving Oakland, Reaser enrolled at Juilliard School’s Drama Division, from where she obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1999.
Elizabeth Reaser’s Net Worth
Right from childhood, Reaser has always wanted to be on TV. Apparently, that was why she strongly overcame every pit stop she encountered on her way to stardom. Did we mention she did several odds while in high school? Yes, Elizabeth even worked as a caddy at a country club. Today, she stands out as one of the industry’s actresses with a fast-rising net worth. Though the actress is yet to publicize her salary, the value of her assets is estimated to be $2 million.
Is She Married, Who’s Her Husband?
As long as marriage is concerned, Elizabeth Reaser is still in the market. She is not in a marital relationship with any man neither has she been married in the past. In addition, the actress has not been romantically linked to any man within and outside showbiz community. The Bloomfield-born screen diva seems to be focused on her thriving acting career. Nevertheless, her mammoth fans are hoping she would find herself a man in the near future.
Height – How Tall Is She?
Yet another popular actress with an average height, Reaser is 5 feet 4 inches tall and her body weight is 48 kilograms. The gorgeous superstar is blessed with a nice body shape, which many consider as an advantage to her career. Her body measurements are – Waist: 34, Bra: 24, Hip: 32 inches. The color of Reaser’s hair is dark brown while that of her eyes is green. Her shoe size is 8 (US ) and her dress size is 4 (US).