Mary Elizabeth Ellis is first and foremost a well-known American actress. Recently, she has been gaining more and more popularity in the industry by venturing into screenwriting and film production. To date, she has written two films and is proud of her role as executive producer of Mother, May I Dance with Mary Jane’s Fist? A Lifetime Original Movie for Adult Swim, all in 2018.
Her fame continued to grow as many of her fans came to know her as the “waitress” Charlie was obsessed with after she premiered in the 2004 Philadelphia film It’s Always Sunny.
Mary Elizabeth Ellis – Brief Bio
She was born on May 11, 1979, in the town of Laurel, Mississippi in the United States of America as the daughter of Judy and Steve Ellis. Her nicknames include May Liz and M.E. Ellis is a graduate of Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, who graduated in 2002.
She played her first leading role in 2015 as Debbie Sanderson alongside Fred Savage and Rob Lowe in the television series The Grinder.
Since then she has starred in up to 37 films, from The Truth About Lies to The Last Time You Had Fun, The Curse And The Smoking Jacket, Masterminds, A Silent Little Marriage, and many more. TV series she has starred in include Perfect Couples, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Without a Trace, The Grinder, Up All Night, and many others.
To date, Mary Elizabeth Ellis has been nominated for awards on two different occasions. The first was during the Massachusetts Independent Film Festival 2016, where she was nominated for Best Actress in the Short Film Category for her role in the 2015 release of Step 9. The following year she was also nominated for Best Performance in the Comedy category for her role in The Truth About Lies, also released in 2017. Unfortunately, she has not yet been able to win any of these awards.
Her net worth is currently set at $6 million.
Her Relationship With Her Husband Charlie Day, Son
Not many perfect couples in movies end up as perfect couples together in reality, in fact, it rarely happens, but for Ellis and Charlie their love seems to be made in heaven, as she has transcended the screens to actually happen in reality.
Ellis and Charlie Day (co-actor of the series It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia) are happily married. The couple first met in 2001 and began meeting in 2004 when they appeared in Reno 911! as incestuous siblings. After being together for about two years, they finally entered into the bond of marriage in March 2006.
Charles Peckham Day, like his wife, is a screenwriter, producer, comedian, and also a musician. The multi-talented actor is best known for his role alongside his wife Charlie Kelly in the same series It’s Always Sunny.
The couple has a son together (Russell Wallace Day), whom they welcomed on Thursday, December 15, 2011, at about 19:59. At the time of his birth, the baby weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21.5 centimeters tall. His first name Russell is Ellis’s choice in honor of a dear departed friend of hers; his middle name, Wallace, is taken from Day’s family tree.
Unlike many celebrity marriages, they have lived happily together in their flourishing marriage for over ten decades without rumors of separation or infidelity. No relationship issues or controversies have been raised against their husband so far. She seems so busy with her work and family that there is no time for her to get involved in relationship disputes. When asked about her relationship quote, she said: “Make her laugh, make her laugh, make her laugh. After all, the strongest relationships are those in which you can laugh about everything with your partner”.
Height: How Tall Is Mary Elizabeth Ellis?
Although Ellis is not one of the tallest women in the industry, she is definitely not a dwarf, as she stands at a height of 5 ft 4 inches (1.63 m), which is about the average height of most women in the United States. What’s more, she also has a pair of attractive hazelnut blue eyes and blonde hair.
She is also very active in social media with up to 87000 followers and over 2000 tweets on Twitter.