I am impressed by Molly Ephraim, who plays daughter Mandy Baxter on “Last Man Standing.” I think she resembles a young Liz Taylor. What can you tell me about her?
—Ray Pierce, San Diego, California
Prior to “Last Man Standing,” Molly Ephraim, 27, was best known for the movies “Paranormal Activity 2” and “College Road Trip.” Born in Philadelphia and raised in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, she is a graduate of Princeton University and made her Broadway debut in 2002 as Little Red Riding Hood in Into the Woods. Her other credits include guest roles on TV’s “Royal Pains” and “Law & Order.” She lives in Los Angeles with a menagerie of pets.