Here are some questions that Marika answered on Twitter!
Q: How was it working with Jessica Capshaw?
A: So great. We laugh a lot & have a lot of fun when we work together.
Q: How intense we’re the fire scenes?
A: Intense. Lots and lots of people.
Q: What’s one thing you love about Eliza?
A: She says it like it is.
Q: What was the funniest thing that happened on set?
A: During that finale scene Jesse Williams caught his lab coat on a gurney & ripped a massive hole & tried to continue like nothing happened.
Q: What is the best thing that happened to you this year?
A: Ummm getting to play Eliza.
Q: Can you describe Jessica Capshaw in emojis?
A: …. i think …
Q: Do you think pineapple belongs on pizza?
A: My little sister does. I’m a purist.
Q: If you had to change one thing about Eliza what would it be?
A: Her people skills
Q: What is your favorite scene from Eliza?
A: I the first elevator scene with Arizona. It was the first thing I shot on Greys.
Q: Any favorite phrase from Eliza?
A: I don’t drink coffee. I don’t need it
Q: please the whole fandom is dying to know. Ariliza, Elizona or Mibbins?
A: I like….
Q: Did you ever expect that playing this character of Eliza Minnick would gain so many fans and get you so much love ?
Q: When and how it was the first time you met Jessica Capshaw?
A: On a double date with our husbands.
Q: Say something about Chandra Wilson, do you like working with her?
A: She’s amazing.
Q: What is the first thing you do when you wake up?
A: I get woken up by my 2yr old- he’s screams for me to come and get him. Usually around 6am.
Q: Who was the first person on the Grey’s cast that you met?
A: Jessica when Scott worked on Greys.
Q: Do you pour milk first or cereal first I’m annoying but I GOT TO KNOW!
Q: what’s your fav emoji? Mine is
A: Mine to!! Plus
Q: This is v important,,,you got games on your phone??
Q: What’s your favorite type of candy?
A: Chewy & sour. I’m more candy then chocolate.
Q: What do you have to say to people who confuse actor with character?
A: I don’t know cause I don’t understand that
Q: Was it hard to record the last scene of the season?
Q: Would you like to try to sing in another musical episode?
A: Ha! I’m the worst singer….
Q: Can you cook?
A: Yes. Yes I can. Ask Scott.
Q: You’re messy or organized?
A: Organized. Sometimes messy but always very tidy & clean. My mom was a neat freak.