Elisabeth Moss is an American actress known for her award-winning starring roles in the TV series’ such as ‘Mad Men’ and ‘The West Wing’. She started her acting career in the early 90s with films such as ‘Suburban Commando’, ‘Once Upon a Forest’ and ‘Imaginary Crimes’, and TV series’ such as ‘Anything But Love’, ‘Escape from the Witch Mountain’ and ‘Earthly Possessions’. But the biggest breakthrough of her career came to her in 1999 with a starring role in the series ‘The West Wing’, which earned her many acting honours. Another major role followed in the hit series ‘Mad Men’, which is known as the best role of her acting career so far. She got nominated for many Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe for her role in the series.
She further received praise for her leading roles in the series’ ‘Top of the Lake’ and ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’. As she further achieved fame, she became part of some notable films such as ‘Girl, Interrupted’, ‘Queen’, ‘The One I love’, ‘Queen of Earth’, ‘Truth’ and ‘The Square’. For her roles in some highly successful series’ of the century, Elisabeth Moss was named as ‘Queen of Peak TV’ by Vulture.
She also missed the mark quite a few times in her career with failures such as ‘The Last Supper’ and ‘A Thousand Acres’.
Elisabeth Moss Awards
|The Handmaid's Tale||Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama||2018|
|Top of the Lake||Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television||2014|
|The Handmaid's Tale||Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series||2017|
|The Handmaid's Tale||Outstanding Drama Series||2017|
|The Handmaid's Tale||Best Performance in a Show||2019|