Background and personal lifeEdit
Elizabeth Mitchell was born in Los Angeles on March 27, 1970. She shortly moved to Dallas, Texas with her parents. She was graduated from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas. Later, she earned a BFA degree in acting from Stephens College and also studied at the British American Drama Academy. Additionally, she spent six years at the respected Dallas Theatre Center and one year with that theater's Encore Company. Before her big screen , she started her acting career from theaters. Her theatrical stage credits include productions of "As You Like It", "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum", "Measure for Measure", "Baby" and "Chicago", among many others.
Her breakthrough performance was opposite in 's acclaimed HBO telefilm endearing her to audiences and critics, alike. Following with the sci-fi time-travel adventure, with and 's highly anticipated opposite , Elizabeth showed her charismatic acting skills. With numerous credits from theaters, TV series and movies, Elizabeth Mitchell continues to give her best in the acting field. She most recently appeared as Juliet in ABC's science-fiction series Lost.
In 2009, Elizabeth was cast on the science fiction series V.