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A Good Year For Elizabeth Banks

Among all the great entertainment in 2008, a few people clearly stood out, including the beautiful and funny Elizabeth Banks. Why was this year good for Elizabeth Banks? Because she was everywhere.

The woman was in six — count 'em, six! — movies that were released this year. Some were ridiculous and silly (Meet Dave with Eddie Murphy, Meet Bill with Aaron Eckhart, Role Models with Paul Rudd) while one was ridiculous and raunchy (Zack and Miri Make a Porno alongside Seth Rogen). She got to be in the sweet movie Definitely, Maybe with Ryan Reynolds, and she did a serious Laura Bush impersonation, with Josh Brolin as her George, in Oliver Stone's W. And in just a few weeks we'll see her play a freaky stepmother in the scary movie The Uninvited.

She's got range and beauty and crazy comedic skills, and I wish every year could bring us this much Elizabeth Banks.


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zcoral zcoral 8 years
I love love love her! She is my new fave.
californiagirlx7 californiagirlx7 8 years
She's awesome. I really liked her in Zack and Miri Make a Porno. I saw Definitely, Maybe too but I didn't like her character at all in that movie.
spicyaroma spicyaroma 8 years
*beautiful and talented my bad...
spicyaroma spicyaroma 8 years
Yay! I love Elizabeth! Beautidul and talente. She's gonna be a L'Oreal spokesperson soon too :)
darlene darlene 8 years
"The Uninvited" looks good
Audrey1974 Audrey1974 8 years
I LOVED her in Zach & Miri Make a Porno. Sweet, funny, lovable...she's inching her way up to my top 5, I think.
emalove emalove 8 years
I think she's really cute.
Grantz Grantz 8 years
She is very versitile..
Nitachequita Nitachequita 8 years
I admit it, I have a girl-crush on Elizabeth!
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
that's just funny that she was in a movie called 'meet dave' and then another one called 'meet bill'. that's interesting to me. anyway, i didn't know much about her before this year, and i guess i do know a lot more since she was all over the place :)
NouraBee NouraBee 8 years
thats a lot of dough
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