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The Daily Dish Below Deck

Now We Know Why Below Deck's Elizabeth Frankini Looks So Familiar

Below Deck isn't the first time the stew has been on our screens.

By Laura Rosenfeld
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Elizabeth Frankini may have been new to Below Deck in Season 8, but it definitely wasn't her first time in front of a camera. The stew revealed in a recent Instagram Story that you may have caught her on your screen elsewhere in the past.

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Elizabeth shared a screenshot of a direct message with a fan on Instagram asking if that was the stew in a still from Ocean's 8. She confirmed that it was, in fact, her in the background of the 2018 film.

"I've gotten SO many messages from people recognizing me as an extra in Ocean's 8 and asking. Yes I was!! For literally 7 seconds," Elizabeth wrote on Instagram. "Amazing how so many people have recognized me standing behind [Sarah Paulson]."

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Of course, Elizabeth also had some yachting experience prior to joining the My Seanna crew in Season 8 of Below Deck, freelancing on boats on-and-off for four years, according to her bio on

Unfortunately, Elizabeth proved to not be up to Francesca Rubi's standards this charter season. The chief stew shared at the end of the February 8 episode of Below Deck that she was letting Elizabeth go.

However, it doesn't look like Elizabeth is letting this setback get her down. She recently found herself back in front of the cameras once again, this time strutting down the runway.

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We'll see how Elizabeth's time on Below Deck ends in the upcoming Season 8 finale. Get your first look, below.

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