Busy Philipps

Born Jun 25, 1979

Elizabeth Jean Philipps, known professionally as Busy Philipps, is an American film actress, known for her supporting roles on the television series Freaks and Geeks and Dawson's Creek. She has also performed significant roles in films like The Smokers (2000), as Karen Carter, the drama film Home Room (2002) as Alicia Browning, she appeared in White Chicks (2004), played a supporting role in Made of Honor (2008) and appeared in He's Just Not That Into You (2009).… Read More

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1979 Birth Born on June 25, 1979.


2000 21 Years Old She later made her film debut in comedy The Smokers in 2000, as well as various other cameos on television.
2001 22 Years Old In 2001, Philipps was cast as Audrey Liddell in the teen drama Dawson's Creek.
2003 24 Years Old She was a series regular in seasons 5 and 6, appearing in 46 episodes, before the show finished in 2003. … Read More
2006 27 Years Old In 2006, she had a major recurring role as Hope Bobeck on ER, alongside her Freaks and Geeks co-star Linda Cardellini. … Read More
2007 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Philipps had a co-credit for the storyline of the 2007 comedy film Blades of Glory. … Read More


2009 30 Years Old Philipps has also made appearances in He's Just Not That Into You as the character of Kelli Ann and on an episode of How I Met Your Mother. From 2009 to 2015, Philipps portrayed Laurie Keller in the television series Cougar Town. … Read More
2010 31 Years Old On a 2010 appearance on Chelsea Lately, Philipps commented that she auditioned for the hit television show Glee just one week after giving birth, following a pregnancy during which she gained 80 pounds.
2016 37 Years Old Philipps will be starring in the upcoming HBO series Vice Principals, scheduled to premiere in 2016.
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