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BUSY PHILIPPS
BUSY PHILIPPS
Written by YH STAFF EMILY

 

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BUSY PHILIPPS

Born: June 29, 1979 in Oak Park, IL

Born Elizabeth Jean Philipps, this bubbly actress started going by the name Busy before she was even six months old. And boy has she lived up to her name since then. Ever the busy girl, Busy has starred in multiple television shows as well as various movie roles throughout her long career.

After attending Loyola Marymount University in the Los Angeles area Busy was determined to become a working actor and got her first taste of success as Kim Kelley on the critically acclaimed NBC dramedy "Freaks and Geeks." Since then she has also been a series regular on "Dawson's Creek," "ER," "Love, Inc.," "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles," and "Cougartown."

In addition to her long list of extended television gigs Busy has also guest starred on many other shows and had scene-stealing roles in movies such as Made of Honor, and White Chicks.

Check out the YH Studio interview with Busy where she tells host Dana Ward whats its like working with Courtney Cox on "Cougartown" and how she feels about being a new mom.

 

FUN FACTS:

  • She auditioned for FOX's "Glee" a week after she gave birth to her daughter.
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