Sarah Jessica Parker is a well-known American actress who is also a designer and producer. She is best known for portraying the role of Carrie Bradshaw in the television series ‘Sex and the City’ on HBO. Parker has reprised her role in the film ‘Sex and the City.’ She began her career in 1976 at the age of 11. Let’s find out how much is Sarah Jessica Parker’s net worth in 2018.
Sarah Jessica Parker Early Life
Sarah Jessica Parker was born in Nelsonville, Ohio on March 25, 1965, to her parents Stephen Parker and Barbara Parker. She is the sister of Timothy Britten Parker and Pippin Parker.
She went to Dwight Morrow High School and had also attended School for Creative and Performing Arts. She later attended Los Angeles’s Hollywood High School.
Parker is trained in ballet as well as singing from a very young age. She went to New York City’s School of American Ballet. As a young child, she appeared in ‘The Innocents’ by William Archibald.
In 1997, Sarah Jessica Parker got married to Matthew Broderick. They have three children named James Wilkie Broderick, Tabitha Hodge, and Marion Loretta Elwell. She was also romantically involved with Robert Downey, Jr. and has also dated John F. Kennedy Jr. She currently lives in New York with her family.
Sarah Jessica Parker Career
In 1974, Sarah Jessica Parker was in the TV film ‘The Little Match Girl.’ In 1980, she appeared in three episodes of the television series ‘3-2-1 Contact’. Her other television role includes ‘My Body, My Child,’ ‘Square Pegs,’ ‘A Year in the Life,’ ‘Dadah Is Death,’ and ‘Equal Justice.’
From 1998 to 2004, she became a cast of HBO’s ‘Sex and the City.’ This was followed by appearing in ‘Sesame Street’ and ‘Glee.’ In 2016, she appeared in the lead role of ‘Divorce.’ She also has a guest-appeared on many TV shows like ‘Project Runway,’ Saturday Night Live,’ and ‘Hotel.’
She made her film debut in the 1983 film ‘Somewhere Tomorrow.’ This was followed by appearing as Rusty in ‘Footloose.’ She has successfully starred in the films ‘Firstborn’, ‘Girls Just Want to Have Fun,’ ‘L.A. Story,’ ‘Hocus Pocus,’ ‘Mars Attacks!’, ‘If Lucy Fell,’ ‘Extreme Measures,’ and ‘Dudley Do-Right.’
In the 2000s, Parker has appeared in the movies ‘Smart People’, ‘Life Without Dick,’ ‘The Family Stone,’ ‘Sex and the City’, and ‘New Year’s Eve.’ In 2013, she voiced in the film ‘Escape from Planet Earth’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2017, Sarah Jessica Parker won the People’s Choice Award for her role in ‘Divorce.’ She has won four Golden Globe Awards out of nine nominations and has also won two Primetime Emmy Awards from ten nominations. In 2004, she won the Screen Actors Guild Awards. In 1994, Parker was nominated for the Saturn Awards. Other nomination received by the actress includes Young Artist Award and Teen Choice Award.
Net Worth of Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker has an estimated net worth of more than $90 million. She owes this fortune to her career as a successful actress. She has appeared in many films and television series and has also worked as a producer. She was the executive-produced or produced many television series. Part of her wealth also comes by endorsing various brands like Gap and Jordache Jeans. She signed a contract worth $378 million in 2004 with Gap. She has also launched her own perfume, jewelry, and fashion line.
Sarah Jessica Parker is considered one of the most popular actresses in the world. She found considerable success by appearing in ‘Sex and the City.’ She is the owner of her own production company and is a member of the New York City Ballet. She also serves as an ambassador of UNICEF and has raised funds for schools in New York.