The comedy actress from hit comedy series “Happy Endings” is Eliza Coupe. She was born on 6th of April 1981 at Plymouth New Hampshire. She lived with her parents Ernie and Kate along with her two brothers. She went to school at Plymouth regional high school where she graduated from in 1999. Growing up with two brothers she was `fond of travelling and music. She spent most of her childhood at her home town with friends and family. After graduating from high school Eliza moved to California to join college of California Institute of the Arts .
Eliza had a taste for acting from a young age. She started taking roles in high school theatre programs which was a huge success regionally. Standing five feet six inches in height with blonde hair she looked great on theatre. Her most noticeable performances at high school theatre were when she played the role of bonnie in “Anything Goes” and as Mundy sister in “Dancing at Lughnasa”. Her theatre experience at high school gave her a good base in her acting career. After graduating from high school she moved to California to further polish her talents.
She attended college at California Institute of the Arts where she took more classes on acting. But it wasn’t until after college that she started focusing on comedy. She took training and classes at “The Groundlings and ImprovOlympic”. It was there she learned a lot about comedy acting and improvisation. There wasn’t much of big leap in Eliza’s career; she took steps one at a time. She toured France taking up the role of a female soldier in all female version of King Lear in 2003. Her performance of one woman sketch in the Patriots won her the award of breakout performer of the year BY H.B.O in 2006.
Eliza now had gained lot of experience under her belt and was ready to deliver on big screen. Between 2007 and 2009 she starred in a bunch of series such as Unhitched and Short Circuitz. She did a handful of magazine photo-shoots such as Esquire magazine where she showed off her hot body with a leaf tattoo on her biceps, she looked sexy on that bikini type clothes. In the year 2009 Eliza got a big break with a chance to star on the hit comedy series Scrubs. The directors of Scrubs were amazed by her performance and gave her a regular role in season 9. With the measurements of 34-25-30 Eliza looked stunning on screen. Everyone loved her on set because she was a rare mix of beauty and comedy. The success she got from scrubs was enough for her to land a role in movies the likes of Shanghai Calling and what’s Your Number? She played the lead female in Shanghai calling which was shot in Shanghai China. In 2011 her role as Jane Kerkovich-Williams on the hit TV series Happy Endings was well appreciated by the audience and gained high ratings. From theatre to big screen it was one step at time for Eliza. She was well committed to her job be it small or big, she did it with equal importance.
Judging by her performance on screen many wood say she is a funny person and that’s true. She liked cracking jokes and hanging out with friends since childhood. She has a great taste of music not depending upon a single genre. On December 2007 Eliza married teacher Randall Whittinghill. After six years of marriage she got divorced with her husband on June 2006. Eliza likes to stay active at social networks and interacts with fans via twitter. She seems to have a great interest in tattoos; she has a few on her arm and biceps. Eliza has already gained a good fan following and we are sure we have not saw the last of her. With that much talent her fans can’t wait to get entertained by her.