Born on 17th December 1974, Sarah Paulson is a successful Hollywood actress. Apart from movies, she has starred in some very popular TV series, like “Jack and Jill” and “American Gothic”. She started her acting career primarily on the stage and from there she has made it to the list of top Hollywood actresses. Given below is a quick summary of Sarah Paulson’s net worth in 2018.
Sarah Paulson’s Early Life
Sarah Paulson was born to Douglas Lyle Paulson and Catharine Gourdon in Florida. When she was just about 5 years old, she had to face the divorce of her parents. After that, she decided to live with her mother in New York City. During her early life, she relocated to many places including Queens, before being finally settled in Brooklyn. To spend time with her father, Sarah Paulson always visited him every summer. She attended Manhattan’s Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School. After that, she graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. When she was around 25 years old, she was diagnosed with Melanoma. Fortunately, the growth of the cancer was prevented because of early diagnosis.
Sarah Paulson’s Career, Awards & Achievement
Just after passing out from high school, Sarah Paulson realized that she had a passion for acting. Luckily, soon after searching for work, she got the chance to play a role in the Hotone Foote play in 1994. In 1995, she got the opportunity to appear in “Friends at Last”, a famous Hallmark film. A very famous television series known as the “American Gothic” also stars Sarah Paulson. In 1999, people got to see her in a very different role in a comedy series called “Jack and Jill”.
“Serenity” and “Levitation” are two of Sarah Paulson’s many films. She also had a significant role in a famous HBO series. When it comes to theater production, she started with the “Glass Menagerie”. She received the Golden Globe award for best-supporting actress for playing the role of Harriet Hayes in “Studio 60 on the Sunset Trip”. We also got to see her in the first season of the “American Horror Story”.
Throughout her career, we have seen Sarah Paulson play a variety of roles, ranging from comedy to romantic drama. In 2016, she also tried to direct television shows in collaboration with Ryan Murphy. The project basically focused on ethnicities of people, women and also the LGBT status.
Awards and Achievements
Excelling in her acting performance throughout her career, Sarah Paulson was entitled to the following awards:
Primetime Emmy Awards
Critic’s Choice Television Award
Fangoria Chainsaw Awards
Golden Globe Awards
Independent Spirit Awards
Screen Actors Guild Awards
Net Worth of Sarah Paulson
Starting her career from stage plays, Sarah Paulson has reached a net worth of $11.5 million. Apart from the above-mentioned awards, she has received many popular nominations as well. This includes the very famous Golden Globe awards nomination for the best supporting female actress.
Sarah Paulson started her career from the very bottom. Playing ordinary roles in normal stage shows, she succeeded to be one of the highest paying actresses in Hollywood. She played a variety of remarkable characters in a number of popular movies and TV shows. The list includes some big hits, like “Down With Love” (2003 ), “The Spirit”, “Studio 60 on The Sunset Trip”, and many more. In addition to just acting, Sarah Paulson has also made an effort to direct an episode of a television show focusing on ethnicities of the society. Unfortunately, she could not be successful with this plan. We wish her all the luck for her future, nevertheless.