Elizabeth Reaser


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Elizabeth Reaser was seen in a major arc on “The Good Wife” and will appear in the series “True Detective” with Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson. She was nominated for an Independent Spirit Best Actress Award for her role in the drama “Sweet Land.” Her guest spot on “Grey’s Anatomy” earned an Emmy nomination and a Screen Actors Guild’s Award nomination for Best Ensemble. Additional television credits include “Saved,” “Law & Order: Criminal Intent” and “The Sopranos,” and a starring role in “The Ex List.”

Reaser starred in the Second Stage Theatre’s revival of Paula Vogel’s play, “How I Learned to Drive,” opposite Norbert Leo Butz.

In film, Reaser most recently reprised her role as the matriarch of the Cullen clan in “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2.” She was also seen in Josh Radnor’s “Liberal Arts” alongside Elizabeth Olsen, Richard Jenkins and Allison Janney. She co-starred in “Young Adult” alongside Charlie Theron, Patrick Wilson and Patton Oswald. Reaser’s many other film appearances include “The Art of Getting By,” “Sweet Land,” “Against the Current,” “Puccini for Beginners,” “Purple Violets,” and others.