Elizabeth Blonzen was born in Gerolstein in 1968 and studied acting at the Otto Falckenberg School in Munich. Thereafter, she held numerous engagements, including at the Münchner Kammerspiele, the Theatre Düsseldorf and the Residenztheater in Munich. She also appeared in many movie and TV productions. Since 2006 she has also worked as a script writer; her novella Die blonde Mütze was published by Hoffmann und Campe in 2012. Her first play, Schwarz tragen, had its world premiere at Ballhaus Naunynstraße in September 2013.