About Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker is an actress, singer, model and producer from the United States. She is widely recognized as Carrie Bradshow from hit TV series Sex and the City, which was aired on HBO from 1998 to 2004. This role has garnered Sarah 2 Emmys, 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards and 4 Golden Globes. In 2008 Parker co-starred Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon in a blockbuster Sex and the City: The Movie. Two years later she featured on the films sequel, entitled Sex and the City 2. As for 2013, Sarah Jessica Parker net worth is estimated at $70 million.
Sarah was born in Ohio, in a family of Stephen and Barbara Parker. Her father was a journalist and entrepreneur, while her mother worked in a local nursery school as a teacher and operator. If we take into account Barbara’s children from her first marriage, Sarah has seven sisters and brothers. Sarah’s siblings from her parents’ family include Pippin Parker and Timothy Britten Parker. Pippin is a theatre director and playwright, currently working as a director of The New School for Drama. Timothy, also known as Toby, is film, stage and television actor who appeared on Law & Order, Quiz Show, The Last Supper, Joe Breaker and a number of Broadway musicals.
Despite the relative professional success, neither of brothers has earned a fortune comparable to Sarah Jessica Parker net worth. Sarah’s parents divorced when the future actress was still a child and since then the man she has seen more often than her own father was Paul Forste, her mother’s new husband and account executive.
The girl started developing her talents, which eventually boosted Sarah Jessica Parker net worth to enviable heights, at an early age. She was taking ballet, singing lessons and appearing on Broadway musicals. One of her most prominent roles back than was on William Archibald’s play The Innocents. Her mother always believed in Parker’s talent and just in order to get her a special training she has convinced the whole family to move to Dobbs Ferry, close to New York City. While living there, Barbara and Paul did their best to help Sarah build a career as a child actress.
In the early 1980s the teenager was cast for the CBS comedy Square Pegs. Through the following few years she appeared on Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Footloose, Honeymoon in Vegas and Fight of the Navigator. Sarah Jessica Parker net worth growth got serious in the late 1990s, when the actress was cast for Sex and the City. Although at first Parker was concerned that signing a long term contract might hamper her career in movies, she finally agreed to take the role of Carrie Bradshow. As those series became popular all over the world, so did Sarah.