April 3, 1982
39 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm tall
34-23-33 in | 87-58.5-84 cm
64 kg | 141 lbs
8 US | 38 EU
Jacoba Francisca Maria Smulders was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on April 3, 1982, is a Canadian actress and model.
Young Cobie Smulders first started acting in high school theatrical productions.
She began her professional career as a model.
She got her television debut in Showtime science fiction series Jeremiah (2002) in episode "Thieves' Honor", in role as Deborah.
She made her big screen debut in action movie Walking Tall (2004), in role as Eye candy.
Her breakthrough performance came as Juliet Droil in ABC television series Veritas: The Quest (2003).
She landed her Off-Broadway debut in a play "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" (2010) in role as Principal character, at The Westside Theatre.
She played Maria Hill in Marvel Cinematic Universe films:
The Avengers (2012)
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019)
She voiced Wonder Woman in animated comedy films: The Lego Movie (2014) and The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019).
They Came Together (2014) satirical romantic comedy opposite Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler
Safe Haven (2013) romantic drama with Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) action thriller opposite Tom Cruise and Danika Yarosh
Results (2015) romantic comedy with Guy Pearce, Giovanni Ribisi and Brooklyn Decker
Unexpected (2015) drama in role as Samantha Abbott
The Intervention (2016) comedy drama in role as Ruby
Killing Gunther (2017) action comedy opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger and Taran Killam
Alright Now (2018) drama music in role as Joanne Skye
Delivery Man (2013) comedy drama with Vince Vaughn and Chris Pratt
Literally, Right Before Aaron (2017) comedy opposite Justin Long and Charlotte McKinney
Cicada (2020) drama in role as Sophie, opposite Matthew Fifer, Sheldon D. Brown and Sandra Bauleo
She won the EWwy Award for her role as Robin Scherbatsky in CBS live-action sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014).
She was nominated for the CCA Super Award for Best Actress in a Superhero Series for her role as Dexadrine "Dex" Parios in ABC crime drama series Stumptown (2019- ).
The L Word (2005) Showtime drama series in role as Leigh Ostin
She played Maria Hill in 3 episodes of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013-2015).
Veritas: The Quest (2003) ABC television series in role as Juliet Droil
Andromeda (2005) science fiction television series in role as Jillian Rhade
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017) Netflix black comedy-drama web television series in role as Mother / Mrs. Quagmire
Arrested Development (2019) Fox sitcom in role as Lucille Bluth
She portrayed Lisa Turner in Netflix comedy television series Friends from College (2017–2019).
Attended Lord Byng Secondary School.
Has Dutch and British ancestry.
Has seven siblings, four sisters and three brothers.
Big fan of graphic novels Fables, Y: The Last Man and The Walking Dead.
She is a certified scuba diver.
She played Joanna Lyppiatt in a play "Present Laughter" (2017), at St. James Theatre.
Lives in New York City, New York, U.S.
She married Taran Killam in 2012, they have two daughters.