October 19, 1982
39 years old
5 ft 4 in | 163 cm tall
34-24-35 in | 86-61-89 cm
54 kg | 119 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Gillian MacLaren Jacobs was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, on October 19, 1982, is an American actress.
Young Gillian Jacobs first started performing with the Pittsburgh Public Theater, at a young age.
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Building Girl (2005) in role as Katie.
She got her television debut in NBC drama series The Book of Daniel (2006) in role as Adele Congreve.
Her breakthrough performance came as Britta Perry in NBC sitcom Community (2009-2015).
She was nominated for the Method Fest Award for Best Actress for her role as CJ in drama film Nonames (2010).
Don't Think Twice (2016) comedy drama opposite Mike Birbiglia, Keegan-Michael Key and Kate Micucci
Choke (2008) comedy with Sam Rockwell, Kelly Macdonald and Anjelica Huston
Bad Milo! (2013) horror comedy opposite Ken Marino, Peter Stormare and Stephen Root
Gardens of the Night (2008) drama with John Malkovich, Ryan Simpkins and Tom Arnold
Helena from the Wedding (2010) drama opposite Lee Tergesen, Melanie Lynskey and Dagmara Dominczyk
Let Go (2011) comedy drama with David Denman and Kevin Hart
Walk of Shame (2014) comedy opposite Elizabeth Banks, James Marsden and Sarah Wright Olsen
Life Partners (2014) romantic comedy drama with Leighton Meester, Adam Brody and Gabourey Sidibe
Black or White (2014) drama opposite Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer and Anthony Mackie
Visions (2015) supernatural horror opposite Isla Fisher, Anson Mount and Joanna Cassidy
Life of the Party (2018) comedy with Melissa McCarthy, Molly Gordon and Maya Rudolph
Ibiza (2018) romantic comedy opposite Richard Madden, Vanessa Bayer and Michaela Watkins
I Used to Go Here (2020) comedy drama with Josh Wiggins, Hannah Marks and Forrest Goodluck
Come Play (2020) horror thriller opposite John Gallagher Jr., Azhy Robertson and Winslow Fegley
She voiced Harley Quinn in animated superhero film Injustice (2021).
Violence of Action (2021) action thriller, with Chris Pine and Ben Foster
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Britta Perry in NBC sitcom Community (2009-2015).
She voiced Sta'abi in Nickelodeon animated television series Monsters vs. Aliens (2013-2014).
Girls (2015) HBO comedy drama series in role as Mimi-Rose Howard
Love (2016-2018) Netflix romantic comedy series in role as Mickey Dobbs
Invincible (2021) Amazon Prime Video animated superhero series in voice role as Samantha Eve Wilkins / Atom Eve
Graduated from Mt. Lebanon High School in 2000.
Graduated from Juilliard School in New York City (2004), with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Attended acting classes at the Pittsburgh Playhouse.
Has French, German, Scottish and Irish ancestry.
Good friends with Joel McHale.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
There is no information about her boyfriend or affair.