Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Beth Behrs Biography

Birth Name:
Elizabeth Ann Behrs
Birth Place:
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

Fast Facts

  • Grew up in Lynchburg, VA, until she was 15, when she and her family moved to the San Francisco Bay area
  • Began performing at the age of 5
  • Was named California Arts Scholar in Acting in 2002; as a result, she got to spend the summer studying with actress Helen Hunt at California Institute of the Arts in Valencia
  • Trained at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco
  • As a struggling actress, worked as a nanny and as a waitress at a Chili's restaurant