Sarah Paulson is an American Hollywood actress. The actor is popular for her roles in the television series like “American Gothic”, “Jack and Jill”, etc. Previously she was a stage artist who then moved into the Hollywood industry gradually with time. It seems like a good story to hear. Let us dig deeper into the life, career and net worth of Sarah Paulson in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Sarah Catherine Paulson is her birth name and was born in Florida, United States. On the 17th of December in 1974, she was born into the household of Catherine Gordon and Douglas Lyle Paulson. At her five years of age, she witnessed her parents’ divorce. She started living with her mother in the New York City after that.
Her mom was a waitress, and so she with her sister first stayed in Queens and Gramercy Park and later settled in Park Slope of Brooklyn. Sometimes she stayed with her father in the summertime at Florida. For her education, she went to the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Manhattan region. Then she got her graduate degree from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Paulson had Melanoma on her back as she was diagnosed in her 25 years. But fortunately, it was treated successfully before it could spread cancer. Her early relationship was with Tracy Letts. After him, she found the actress Cherry Jones and they were together from 2004-2009. 2015 onwards she has been reportedly found to be with the actress Holland Taylor.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Sarah found her aim after she passed out from High school. She knew by that time that nothing interests her more than acting. She chose to move forward with her passion and make it a successful career for herself. Her first chance in the interim was in 1994 Hotone Foote play. After that in the next year, she received an invitation for acting in “Friends at Last”, which turned out to be a popular Hallmark movie. “American Gothic” found its way to Sarah with an important role in it.
1999 was the year of her appearance in “Jack and Jill”, a comedy series. Gradually she developed her skills and became a known talented face. This led her into the film industry. Some of her enacted movies are “Levitation”, “Serenity”, etc. She is a varied actor who worked in different genre films and series starting from comic to romantic, throughout her life. She was also seen in the film amed, “American Horror Story”.
She won the Golden Globe award under the best-supporting-actress category, for “Studio 60 on the Sunset Trip”. Currently, she has been trying her luck in directing TV shows with Ryan Murphy since 2016. Primetime Emmy Awards, PFCS Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, etc. are some of her most significant achievements in life.
Net Worth & Earnings
Sarah Paulson has a net worth of $10.5 million. Most of it is a result of her stage plays and her appearances in various TV series and films.
She is still going on with her next assignment of direction. She is not going to stop before she achieves her goal. She is a true inspirer.