Sarah Catharine Paulson (born December 17, 1974) is an American actress.
After starting her acting career on stage, she has appeared on the television series American Gothic (1995-1996) and Jack & Jill (1999-2001).
She later appeared in comedy films such as What Women Want (2000) and Down with Love (2003), and played dramatic roles in such films as Path to War (2002) and The Notorious Bettie Page (2005).
From 2006 to 2007, Paulson played Harriet Hayes in the comedy-drama series NBC Studio 60 on Sunset Strip, for which she received her first Golden Globe Award nomination.
In 2008, he played Ellen Dolan in the black superhero movie The Spirit.
|Real Name||Sarah Catharine Paulson|
Physical Stats & More
|Height||in centimeters– 168 cm|
in meters– 1.68 m
in feet inches– 5’ 6”
|Weight||in kilograms– 55 kg|
in pounds– 121 lbs
|Body/ Figure Measurements||34-24-34|
|Eye Colour||Light Brown|
|Hair Colour||Blonde (Dyed)|
|Date Of Birth||December 17, 1974|
|Age (as in 2017)||43 Years|
|Birth Place||Tampa, Florida, U.S.|
|Home Town||Tampa, Florida|
|School||Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, Manhattan, New York City|
|College||American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Manhattan, New York City|
|Educational Qualification||Degree in Acting|
|Debut||Film: Levitation (1997)|
TV: Law & Order (1994)
|Address||Kipperman Management Ltd|
345 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
|Hobbies||Reading Books and Novels, Listening to Music|
|Awards||Golden Globe Awards|
Nominated Best Supporting Actress for ‘Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip’
Nominated Best Supporting Actress for ‘Game Change’
Won Best Actress Award for ‘The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story’
|Tattoo||A tattoo on her neck|
|Favourite Actor||Tom Cruise, Will Smith|
|Favourite Actress||Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Aniston|
|Favorite Books||Rilke on Love and Other Difficulties (By Rainer Maria Rilke), The Liars’ Club (By Mary Karr), Atonement (By Ian McEwan), The Dead and the Living (By Sharon Olds), Where You’ll Find me and Other Stories (By Ann Beattie)|
|Favorite Playwright||Tracy Letts|
|Favourite Color||Blue, Yellow, Green|
Boys, Affairs and More
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Tracy Letts (Playwright)|
Cherry Jones (2004-2009) (Actress)
Holland Taylor (2015-Present) (Actress)
Amanda Peet (2017) (Actress)
|Parents||Father– Douglas Lyle Paulson II|
Mother– Catharine Gordon
Sisters– Liz Paulson (Sister) (Casting Director and Actress),
Rachel Paulson (Paternal Stepsister) (Actress, Writer, and Producer)
|Net worth||$15 million|
Some lesser known facts about Sarah Paulson
- Sarah Paulson smokes ?: Yes
- Sarah Paulson drinks alcohol ?: Yes
- Paulson is of Danish, English, German and French origin.
- Until Paulson was 5 years old, he lived in South Tampa, Florida, when his parents divorced.
- Paulson began working as an actress immediately after high school.
- In the 1990s, he played in American Gothic and Jack & Jill.
- Her role as Harriet Hayes in “Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip” is her most notable role.
- At the age of 25, he was diagnosed with melanoma on his back.
- Between 2013 and 2016, Paulson was nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards and won two Critics Choice Awards for Best Actress in a movie/miniseries in 2013 and 2015.
- In 2016, Paulson played the role of real-life lawyer Marcia Clark in the first season of the anthology series American Crime Story, (subtitled “The People v. OJ Simpson”).
- For her work in the series, she won the Emmy Award, the Critics ‘Choice Critics’ Choice Award, the TCA Award, the Screen Actors Guild Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Leading Actress.
- In 2017, TIME magazine named Paulson “one of the 100 most influential people of the year”.