Elizabeth Banks

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Elizabeth Banks (born Elizabeth Irene Mitchell; February 10, 1974) is an American actress, director, writer, and producer. She is known for playing Effie Trinket in The Hunger Games film series (2012–2015) and Gail Abernathy-McKadden in the Pitch Perfect film series (2012–2017). Banks made her directorial film debut with Pitch Perfect 2 (2015), whose $69 million opening-weekend gross set a record for a first-time director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Banks has received more than 16,621,498 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Elizabeth Banks is the 1,741st most popular actor (up from 2,340th in 2019), the 3,031st most popular biography from United States (up from 3,919th in 2019) and the 856th most popular American Actor.

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  • 17M

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  • 64.29

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  • 60

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.26

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Elizabeth Banks ranks 1,741 out of 10,030Before her are Sonja Ziemann, Billy Connolly, Jean Peters, Karen Allen, Linda Harrison, and Kirin Kiki. After her are Rebecca De Mornay, Bella Darvi, Olga Kurylenko, Candy Darling, Ida Lupino, and Musidora.

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Among people born in 1974, Elizabeth Banks ranks 27Before her are Zé Roberto, Paul Scholes, Mahershala Ali, Itziar Ituño, Ole Einar Bjørndalen, and Sharon den Adel. After her are Sébastien Loeb, Josh Radnor, Kate Moss, Jordi Cruyff, Jarno Trulli, and Ariel Ortega.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Elizabeth Banks ranks 3,031 out of 15,968Before her are David Crosby (1941), Karen Allen (1951), Judith Resnik (1949), Linda Harrison (1945), Jerry Brudos (1939), and Nick Castle (1947). After her are Edwin Drake (1819), Rebecca De Mornay (1959), Candy Darling (1944), Ron Carter (1937), Victor Young (1900), and Teresa Wright (1918).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Elizabeth Banks ranks 856Before her are Joan Bennett (1910), Leon Russom (1941), Clifton James (1920), Jean Peters (1926), Karen Allen (1951), and Linda Harrison (1945). After her are Rebecca De Mornay (1959), Candy Darling (1944), Teresa Wright (1918), Jason Miller (1939), Cynthia Nixon (1966), and Mack Swain (1876).

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