Elizabeth Banks Has ‘Little Heart Attack’ for Big Cause (VIDEO)

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You can now add ‘director’ to Elizabeth Banks’ resume!

The Emmy-nominated 30 Rock and Hunger Games actress recently directed and starred in her very own short film, Just a Little Heart Attack, which she put together for the Go Red for Women Campaign in partnership with the American Heart Association.

In the funny film, Elizabeth plays a supermom who takes cares of everything in her life expect her heart. She says of her short:

I find that if you can make people laugh they’ll pay attention to a serious subject.

Heart disease is now the number one killer of American women. If you would like more information about Go Red for Women or would like to donate to the cause, please visit their official website.

Elizabeth has also been keeping busy filming a couple of highly anticipated movies. She just wrapped up filming for The Hunger Games and is currently on set of What to Expect When You’re Expecting.