Mary Elizabeth Ellis
|Mary Elizabeth Ellis|
Ellis at the 2010 San Diego Comic-Con International
May 11, 1979 |
Laurel, Mississippi, U.S.
|Alma mater||Southern Methodist University|
|Spouse(s)||Charlie Day (m. 2006)|
Mary Elizabeth Ellis (born May 11, 1979) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as The Waitress on the FX comedy series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. She has also starred in the NBC sitcom Perfect Couples and the Fox sitcom The Grinder.
Ellis has appeared in a number of television series, including Cold Case, Without a Trace, House, Happy Endings, New Girl, and Reno 911!. She is best known for her role as The Waitress on the FX comedy series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
In 2008, she co-wrote and starred in the independent film A Quiet Little Marriage. Ellis and Artemis Pebdani wrote and starred together in the stage show Mother May I Dance with Mary Jane's Fist?: A Lifetime Original Play at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Los Angeles, California. In addition, Ellis and Pebdani are members of the Los Angeles-based performance group Discount Cruise to Hell.
Ellis was a series regular on the NBC romantic comedy series Perfect Couples, which ran for one season in 2011. Ellis also stars in The Lonely Island's music video for the song "Diaper Money".
|2008||A Quiet Little Marriage||Olive||Co-writer|
|2014||The Last Time You Had Fun||Alison|
|2015||The Truth About Lies||Sharon|
|2015||The Last Time You Had Fun||Allison|
|2004||Cracking Up||Jennifer||1 episode|
|2004||Reno 911!||Inbred Twin||1 episode|
|2005–present||It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia||The Waitress||Recurring role, 21 episodes|
|2007||Without a Trace||Sally Price||1 episode|
|2009||Old Friends||Portia Bridges||1 episode|
|2009||Cold Case||Shelly Reid||1 episode|
|2011||Perfect Couples||Amy||11 episodes|
|2011–14||New Girl||Caroline||6 episodes|
|2012||Up All Night||Connie Chafin||2 episodes|
|2012–13||Happy Endings||Daphne Wilson||2 episodes|
|2013||The Millers||Debbie||Unaired pilot|
|2013||Brooklyn Nine-Nine||Dr. Rossi||1 episode|
|2014||Comedy Bang! Bang!||Network Executive||1 episode|
|2015||Drunk History||Dorothy Fuldheim||1 episode|
|2015–present||The Grinder||Debbie Sanderson||Main role|
|2001||The Tempest||Ariel||PCPA Theaterfest|
- "2001-2002 Class Notes". SMU Magazine 2013. 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2016.
- Conversations with Ross: Featuring Mary Elizabeth Ellis
- "NBC TV show ratings" (Press release). NBC Universal. Jan 27, 2011. Retrieved May 12, 2010.
-  Archived May 21, 2011 at the Wayback Machine
- "Television News, Reviews and TV Show Recaps – HuffPost TV". Tvsquad.com. Retrieved 2013-12-31.
- Wedemeyer, Jessica (2011-07-23). "Charlie Day, Mary Elizabeth Ellis Expecting a Baby". People.com. Retrieved 2013-12-31.
- Actors Charlie Day & Mary Elizabeth Ellis Welcome A Baby Boy
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- "The Days of Disco" interview with Mary Elizabeth Ellis and Charlie Day on MonsterFresh.com