Elizabeth Jean Philipps, known professionally as Busy Philipps, is an American actress, known for her supporting roles on the television series Freaks and Geeks and Dawson's Creek. She has also performed significant roles in films like The Smokers, as Karen Carter, the drama film Home Room as Alicia Browning, she appeared in White Chicks, played a supporting role in Made of Honor and appeared in He's Just Not That Into You. She plays Laurie Keller in the TV series Cougar Town for which she won a Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Critic's Choice Television Award in 2011.
- Born: June 25, 1979 (age 37), Oak Park
- Spouse: Marc Silverstein (2007-06-16 to present - Marriage)
- Aliases: Busy Phillips, Elizabeth Jean Philipps
- Children: Birdie Leigh Silverstein, Cricket Pearl Silverstein
- Height: 5′ 6″ (1.67m)