Beth Behrs Biography
People’s Choice Awards nominee actress, Beth Behrs is famous for starring on the CBS sitcom “2 Broke Girls,” as Caroline Channing. She is also known for characterizing the role of Brittany in the movie “Adventures of Serial Buddies.”
Early Life & Education
Elizabeth Ann Behrs was born on December 26, 1985, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S. She is the daughter of David Behrs, a college administrator, and Maureen Behrs, a first-grade teacher. Beth has one sister who is six years younger than her. She along with her family moved to Lynchburg, Virginia in 1989. At the age of four, Beth started playing in theater and performed soccer growing up.
A throwback of young Beth Behrs, who used to play soccer as a kid
She studied at E.C. Glass High School. She relocated with her family to Marin County, California at the age 15, where she enrolled Tamalpais High School in 2001. She admitted into the school’s sufficiently considered drama program. Behrs attended the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, appearing in some plays.
After that, in 2004, Beth went to Los Angeles, California to attend a UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television. Then she played Sandy Dumbrowski in a production of Grease at San Francisco’s Ray of Light Theatre in 2005. Ann was named ‘Miss Marin County’ in 2006. She began testing for roles in her senior year and graduated in 2008 with a degree in critical studies. After her graduation, Beth was awarded a Young Musician’s Foundation Vocal Scholarship.
She began her acting career playing the role of Heidi in the teen comedy “American Pie Presents The Book of Love,” which was shot in Vancouver for seven weeks starting in March 2009. Beth made her guest appearances on “NCIS: Los Angeles” playing as Female caroler in 2010.
After that, she starred in an independent comedy film “Adventures of Serial Buddies” in 2011, where she played, Brittany and got an opportunity to appear along with Kathie Lee Gifford, Christopher Lloyd, and Artie Lange. In the fall of 2010, Beth played as an alien girl in an independent feature, “Route 30, Too!”; the film was shot in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania and was released in 2012.
Beth voiced sorority girl Carrie Williams in the Pixar animated film “Monsters University,” a prequel to 2001’s Monsters, Inc in 2013. She presented the 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards. In 2013, Beth appeared on “It’s a Brad, Brad World,” a Bravo reality television series featuring fashion stylist Brad Goreski.
In 2015, she starred alongside Sally Field and Max Greenfield in the independent comedy “Hello, My Name Is Doris” which was directed by Michael Showalter.
Beth debuted her Manhattan stage in June 2016 at the Lucille Lortel Theatre in Halley Feiffer’s comedic play, “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit” at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
2 Broke Girls
Beth worked as a baby-sitter when she auditioned for the CBS sitcom “2 Broke Girls” in 2011 at the Geffen Playhouse in Westwood. She settled the lead role after seven auditions. Behrs leads as Caroline Channing is an heiress from Manhattan’s Upper East Side, who is compelled to fit a waitress at a diner in Williamsburg, Brooklyn after her father jailed for financial wrongdoing.
Caroline Channing (Beth Behrs) and Max Black (Kat Dennings) for the 2 Broke Girls promotion
Her personality is a graduate of the Wharton School who draws up with a waitress named, Max (Kat Dennings) in a business venture which is created by comedian Whitney Cummings and Michael Patrick, Sex and the City King. CBS revived the series for a sixth season on March 2016.
Besides her acting career, she is also an author. She co-creates the young-adult “Webcomic Dents” along with her childhood friend, Matt Doyle in 2016. Inspired by X-Men comics, ‘webcomic‘ explores themes such as feminism, sexuality, and environmental issues. Behrs is the author of the book “Move Your Body & Love Your Life” and “The Total Me-Tox: How to Ditch Your Diet” (released in May 2017). The book outlined her personal journey towards health and happiness.
Beth Behrs is in a relationship with Michael Gladis, an actor. The couple officially accepted their relationship in 2012. After dating for around six years, on July 10, 2016, Behrs and Michael Gladis engaged. The couple has appeared in a short film “The Argument” for the comedy website Funny or Die in 2012.
Beth Behrs with her fiance, Michael Gladis
Source: Just Jared
Behrs started equine treatment in 2011 to help manage depression attacks and stress that she had encountered since she was an adolescent. Beth and Cassandra Ogier established SheHerdPower Foundation, which provides therapy to victims of sexual assault.
Beth has a seductive body measurement 32-23-32 which has given a lot of beautiful photos. She holds an American nationality and is of German, English, Scottish, Irish ethnic background. Being a successful actress, she has been nominated for various awards and is recognized very well for her series “Two Broke Girls.” She earns a handsome salary from her acting career which adds up her current net worth of $6 Million. The 5′ 5″ actress is also active on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.