Elizabeth Lail is one of the most talented and beautiful up-and-coming actresses working in the film industry. The American actress became interested in acting at the age of 14 after playing a small role in a community theater production of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Lail became a household after her brilliant performance in the role of Beck in Netflix’s thriller series You. So, if you also love Lail’s performances here are the best movies and TV shows starring Elizabeth Lail you should watch.
8. Mack & Rita (Hulu)
Synopsis: When 30-year-old self-proclaimed homebody Mack Martin (Elizabeth Lail) reluctantly joins a Palm Springs bachelorette trip for her best friend Carla (Taylour Paige), her inner 70-year-old is released — literally. The frustrated writer and influencer magically transforms into her future self: “Aunt Rita” (Oscar® winner Diane Keaton – 1977, Best Actress, Annie Hall). Freed from the constraints of other people’s expectations, Rita comes into her own, becoming an unlikely social media sensation and sparking a tentative romance with Mack’s adorable dog-sitter, Jack (Dustin Milligan). A sparkling comedy with a magical twist, Mack & Rita celebrates being true to yourself at any age.
7. Unintended (Prime Video & Peacock)
Synopsis: A young woman repressed the memory of having killed someone when she was twelve years old. Thirteen years later, that memory comes back. Starring Elizabeth Lail, Nathan Keyes, Hannah Westerfield and Jay Jay Warren.
6. Ordinary Joe (Rent on Prime Video)
Synopsis: Life is all about the choices you make – and sometimes, what you do in a single moment can change everything. This new heartfelt, life-affirming drama follows Joe Kimbreau, who faces one of these decisions at his college graduation. The three parallel stories that diverge from that night find Joe and the people around him with different careers, relationships and family lives, showing the unexpected ways that things change – and stay the same. But when it comes down to it, there is no “right” choice; no matter what happens, Joe’s life is always messy, exciting, tough, unpredictable… and beautiful.
5. Dead of Summer (Rent on Prime Video)
Synopsis: It’s 1989 and the counselors of Camp Stillwater are looking forward to the best summer of their lives. But when the camp’s dark. ancient mythology awakens, what was supposed to be a summer of fun turns into one of unforgettable scares and evil at every turn.
4. Gossip Girl (HBO Max)
Synopsis: Nearly a decade after the original Gossip Girl’s website went dark, a new generation of Upper East Side private school teens are introduced to the unforgiving and transformative reality of nonstop social surveillance. Diving back into the scandalous lives of Manhattan’s elite, this extension of the pop culture classic explores just how much social media – and the landscape of New York City itself – has evolved since we last dished on the Met steps. But while the times may have changed, the drama is richer than ever.
3. Countdown (Rent on Prime Video)
Synopsis: In COUNTDOWN, when a young nurse (Elizabeth Lail) downloads an app that claims to predict exactly when a person is going to die, it tells her she only has three days to live. With time ticking away and death closing in, she must find a way to save her life before time runs out.
2. Once Upon a Time (Disney+)
Synopsis: Emma Swan wonders if the residents of Storybrooke, Maine are somehow actual characters from legendary children’s tales. Parallel worlds unravel in this modern take on classic fables where a curse has trapped famed storybook characters in our world.
1. You (Netflix)
Synopsis: From executive producer/writers Greg Berlanti and Sera Gamble, and based on Caroline Kepnes’ best-selling novel of the same name, YOU is a 21st century love story about an obsessive, yet brilliant twentysomething who uses the hyper connectivity of today’s technology to make the woman of his dreams fall in love with him. “What would you do for love?” When a brilliant bookstore manager crosses paths with an aspiring writer, his answer becomes clear: anything. Using the Internet and social media as his tools to gather the most intimate of details and get close to her, a charming and awkward crush quickly becomes obsession as he quietly and strategically removes every obstacle — and person — in his way.