Elizabeth Mitchell currently plays FBI Agent Erica Evans on ABC’s re-imagining of ’80s sci fi series V. Previously, she played Juliet Burke on the network’s hit series Lost.
She also appeared as Mrs. Claus to Tim Allen in the last two installments of The Santa Clause trilogy; time-traveled alongside the likes of Dennis Quaid in Frequency; and played the girlfriend to Angelina Jolie in her portrayal of supermodel Gia for the Golden Globe-winning telefilm.
Her additional credits include Neil LaBute’s Nurse Betty, opposite Renée Zellweger, a recurring role as Dr. Kim Legaspi on ER, Wayne Kramer’s Running Scared, co-starring Paul Walker, The Lyons Den, with Rob Lowe, and the BBC series Man and Boy, opposite Ioan Gruffudd. She has appeared twice in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Further solidifying her course on the fast-track was her role opposite Barry Pepper as Teresa Earnhardt in the ESPN original telefilm 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story.
Born in Los Angeles and raised in Dallas, Elizabeth transitioned from a performing arts high school to a BFA degree in acting. She further honed her craft at the renowned Dallas Theatre Company. Her stage credits include productions of As You Like It, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Chicago.
She is starring in an upcoming film Answers to Nothing with Dane Cook and Julie Benz.