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Eliza Coupe Biography

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Eliza Coupe's facts

Date of Birth 1981-04-06
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Randall Whittinghill
Education at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts)
Religion Christian
Place of Birth Plymouth, New Hampshire, U.S.

Born on April 6, 1981, ‘Eliza Coupe’ is an American comedic actress. Coupe is best known as Jane Kerkovich-Williams in the ABC comedy series ‘Happy Endings’. She also became popular as Denis ‘Jo’ Mahoney in the final two seasons of medical comedy-drama ‘Scrubs’. Currently, she is attached to star along with Jay Harrington in the upcoming USA Network comedy series named ‘Benched’ which is going to launch in early 2015. Eliza was born and raised in Plymouth, New Hampshire and belongs to French heritage. She was brought up with two brothers Sam and Thom. She completed high school level in 1991 from the Plymouth Regional High School. Coupe used to actively participate in her high school theatre program. She portrayed the role of Bonnie in ‘Anything Goes’ and a Mundy sister in ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ while she was studying at high school. She holds her graduation from the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). After completing graduation, she studied in improvisational comedy at ImprovOlympic and The Groundings.

Couped toured to France in 2003 to play a character of a soldier in an all-female version of ‘King Lear’. She launched her one-woman sketch show ‘The Patriots’ in November 2005. The show got premiered at Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York. In March 2006, her outstanding performance in the show grabbed breakout performer at HBO’s U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen. Coupe became popular after her show and as a result she was offered a role in ‘I Think I Love My Wife’. She accepted the offer and appeared in the series in 2007. Later she also made appearances in the short lived MTV series ‘Short Circuitz’ and on the first season of ‘Flight of the Conchords’ which was entitled ‘Girlfriends’. Considering her marvelous performances in the series, she was casted as a regular in the HBO’s unaired ’12 Miles of Bad Road’ and ‘Samantha Who?. Coupe became more popular when she played a recurring role as Dr. Denise ‘Jo’ Mahoney on the eight season of the series ‘Scrubs’ and on the web series ‘Scrubs: Interns’. Later she was casted as Callie in the ABC pilot ‘No Heroics’ in March 2009. Apart from her appearances in the TV series, she also got an opportunity to show her acting skills in the movies. She played the lead role in the independent movie ‘Shanghai Calling’ which was made in Shanghai, China. After Shanghai Calling, she was casted in other movie ‘What’s Your Number’ in 2011. She returned to TV after making some appearance in the movies, she starred on the ABC series ‘Happy Endings’ from April 2011 to May 2013. The show was cancelled in spite of getting good response from the critics and audiences. Since cancellation of Happy Endings, she played a recurring role in ‘House of Lies’.

Eliza Coupe is undeniably an amazing actress who has amazing good looks. She has all the quality that is required to be an actress. Coupe has an attractive body measurements size with hot and beautiful pair of legs and feet. She stands with the height of 5 feet 6 inches. Eliza looks stunning when she flaunts her beautiful body wearing bikini. She has maintained her perfect body by following strict diet routine. Perhaps, she is perfect actress who has got both good looks and amazing acting skills.

Speaking about her personal life biography, she got married to teacher Randall Whittinghill on December 2007. However, she failed to retain her marriage life. After spending six years with her husband, she got divorced on June 2006. Since then she seems happy living single life and was not seen dating with some other guy either. Eliza became successful in her professional life however she didn’t become successful in personal life. She has maintained secrecy regarding her net worth and salary information. Eliza has proved to be one of amazing actresses in the television industry.

Eliza has a great interest in tattoos as she has made few tattoos on her biceps and arms. She has given the interview with Daniel Fienberg along with Casey Wilson on April 4, 2012. More additional information about her can be obtained from the Wiki and other internet sites. She is an active user of twitter. Her fans can follow her on twitter for her recent news and updates.