'Masters of Sex': This Is Lizzy Caplan Today
Lizzy Caplan is most recognizable from her role in Mean Girls, as well as the Golden Globe nominated series Masters of Sex. Check out what Lizzy is up to today, and where to watch her newest series!
Born on June 30, 1982, Lizzy Caplan was born and raised in the City of Angels - Los Angeles. The actress knew she wanted to be in the entertainment industry by the time she was in high school, as she took up both piano and drama classes!
By 1999, she portrayed Jason Segel's girlfriend, "Sara", in the series Freaks and Geeks. It wasn't until 2004, though, that she garnered wide attention for playing the gothic "Janis Ian" opposite Lindsay Lohan in the hit movie Mean Girls.
This is Lizzy Caplan today
From 2013 to 2016, Lizzy played the role of American sexologist Virginia Johnson in the biographical period drama Masters of Sex. She was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in 2014 for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, as well as a Critics' Choice nomination and two Satellite Award nominations under the same category!
After her success with the series, she mainly appeared in smaller TV and film roles, including The League, The Simpsons and Ill Behaviour. However, in 2018, she did star in the German-American series Das Boot opposite Mad Men's Vincent Kartheiser!
From 2019 to 2020, the beauty starred in not one, but two online streaming series! Lizzy had a main role in the psychological horror series Castle Rock, which you can watch on Hulu. Her other starring role was in the drama Truth Be Told on Apple TV+, where she stars alongside Aaron Paul and Octavia Spencer.
In her personal life, Lizzy has been married to English actor Tom Riley since September 2017! She was previously linked with Matthew Perry from 2006-2012!
Her next big part will be in the film Cobweb, which is currently in post-production and is set to be released later this year. We can't wait to watch her on the big screen!