Most movie stars spend their entire career working around the clock to earn money from various sources. Apart from appearing in some of the biggest Hollywood movies and television shows, Elizabeth Reaser has more than 10 stage productions under her belt, and this shows that she is hard-working and diligent.
Like most stars, the actress began on the small screen in 1998 as Molly in the television show Sports Theater with Shaquille O’Neal. The following year she had her first theater appearance in the production of the play Sweet Bird of Youth. Written in 1959 by Tennessee Williams, the drama tells the story of Chance Wayne, a hobo/ gigolo who returned to his hometown as the companion of Alexandra Del Lago, a faded movie star. Reaser had her professional breakthrough in early 2002, in 2001, when she got her first film role in the American drama The Believer. Her appearance in the film also gave her the opportunity to play alongside top Hollywood actor Ryan Gosling, who appeared as Daniel Balint, a Jew who became a neo-Nazi in the film.
Between 1998 and 2008, the actress appeared in over 40 screen productions and more than 10 theater performances. Her films 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 The Haunting of Hill House, The Ex-List, Saved, True Detective and The Good Wife.
Two of her superlative projects, for which she received an award and about four nominations, are Sweet Land and Grey’s Anatomy. The former earned Elizabeth Reaser her first prize in 2006 (Newport Beach Film – Festival Jury’s Best Actress Award), 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 on July 2, 1975, in Bloomfield, Michigan, as the middle child of John Reaser and Karen Davidson as Elizabeth Ann Reaser. She has a multiracial ethnic background that includes Austrians, English, Germans, Swedes, and Scots. She grew up in rural Milford, Michigan with her two sisters Mary Aaron and Emily Reaser.
Her mother, Karen, is a housewife, while her father was a lawyer before becoming a restaurateur. The two divorced after many years together, which led Karen to marry multi-millionaire businessman Bill Davidson.
Elizabeth completed her high school education at Avondale High School in Auburn Hills and then moved to the University of Oakland for further education. The actress decided to leave the university after spending a year at the institution. After leaving Oakland, Reaser enrolled in the drama department at Juilliard School, where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1999.
Elizabeth Reaser’s Net Worth
Since childhood Reaser always wanted to be on television. Apparently, that was the reason why she overcame every pit stop she made on her way to fame. Did we mention that she made several odds during her school days? Yes, Elizabeth even worked as a caddy at a country club. Today she stands out as one of the actresses in the industry with a rapidly growing fortune. Although the actress has not yet announced her salary, the value of her fortune is estimated at $2 million.
Is She Married, Who’s Her Husband?
As long as the marriage is involved, Elizabeth Reaser is still on the market. She is not married to any man, nor has she been married in the past. Furthermore, the actress is not romantically involved with any man inside or outside the showbiz community. The Bloomfield-born screen diva seems to be focusing on her thriving acting career. Nevertheless, her mammoth fans hope that she will find a man in the near future.
Height – How Tall Is She?
Reaser, another popular actress of average height, is 5 feet 4 inches tall and her body weight is 48 kilograms. The gorgeous superstar is blessed with a beautiful body shape, which many consider an advantage for her career. Her body measurements are – waist: 34, bra: 24, hips: 32 inches. Reaser’s hair color is dark brown, while her eyes are green. Her shoe size is 8 (US ) and her dress size is 4 (US).