Elizabeth Banks (born Elizabeth Irene Mitchell;February 10, 1974) is an American actress. Banks made her film debut in the low-budget independent film Surrender Dorothy. She is best known for her roles in the films Definitely, Maybe, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, W., Role Models, Wet Hot American Summer, and The Uninvited. She also starred in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man, and its sequels. She co-starred as Effie Trinket in the film adaptation of Suzanne Collins' novel, The Hunger Games, released on March 23, 2012.