The Good Place Cast

Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell

as Eleanor Shellstrop

Kristen Bell is an American actress and singer. She attended the Tisch School of Arts in New York. In 2001, she made her Broadway debut as Becky Thatcher in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and starred in the Broadway revival of The Crucible the following year. 

Bell gained critical acclaim for her first major role as the title character in the teen noir drama television series Veronica Mars. For her performance she awarded a Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television. During her time on Veronica Mars, Bell appeared as Mary Lane in the 2005 film Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical, a reprise of the role she had played in the New York musical upon which the film was based. In 2007, Bell joined the cast of the sci-fi series Heroes.

In 2008, she had her breakout film role as the title character in Forgetting Sarah Marshall. She has since appeared in a number hit of comedy films, such as Couples Retreat (2009), When in Rome (2010), and You Again(2010). Bell garnered further recognition for voicing Princess Anna in the 2013 Disney film Frozen. She also starred on the series House of Lies.

Ted Danson

Ted Danson

as Michael

Ted Danson is an American actor, author, and producer well known for his role as lead character Sam Malone on  Cheers and for his role as Dr. John Becker Becker. He also starred in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and CSI: Cyber. He also played a recurring role on the hit sitcom Curb Your Enthusiasm, starred alongside Glenn Close in legal drama Damages, and was a regular on the comedy series Bored to Death.

In his 40-year career, Danson has been nominated for 15 Primetime Emmy Awards, winning two; ten Golden Globe Awards nominations, winning three; one Screen Actors Guild Awards; one American Comedy Award; and has been awarded a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. He was ranked second in TV Guide's list of the top 25 television stars. Danson has also been a longtime activist in ocean conservation. In March 2011, he published his first book, Oceana: Our Endangered Oceans and What We Can Do to Save Them, written with journalist Michael D'Orso.

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