Career: Ellen made her television debut at the age of ten, in the TV movie Pit Pony. Roles in the films Mouth to Mouth, Hard Candy and X Men: The Last Stand followed, but she is best known for playing the lead role in the 2007 film Juno. Other film credits include Peacock and Inception.
Relationships: Ellen has been linked to Malcolm in the Middle actor Frankie Muniz.
FYI: In 2009 she guest-starred in an episode of The Simpsons, playing a character called Alaska Nebraska, based on Hannah Montana.