Sarah Jessica Parker is an American actress, model, and singer. The actress is married to Matthew Broderick. She is best known for playing the role of Carrie Bradshaw. The HBO series “Sex and the City” made her a household name. She has appeared in the 94 episodes of the show and was a part of the six seasons and two feature films.
Net Worth and Earnings
Sarah has an estimated net worth of $200 million. Sarah has the salary record of highest salary received for a television history. Sara earned $3.2 million per episode for the show Sex and the City. She filmed 46 episodes and received $147 million for three seasons. According to reports Sarah received $182 million for the final three seasons.
Sara also earned big paychecks for appearing in the two feature films. Sara earned $15 million for being a part of the first movie and $20 million for the second movie. Sarah has worked in several television and film and earned $240 million from HBO show Sex and the City alone. Sarah is the highest-paid actress in the history of television. The following are the top 5 highest-paid actors on Television:
- #1: Sara Jessica Parker – $3.2 million per episode
- #2: Jennifer Aniston – $2 million (The Morning Show)
- #3: Reese Witherspoon – $2 million (The Morning Show)
- #4: Charlie Sheen – $1.8 million (Two and a Half Men)
- #5: Ray Romano – $1.6 million (Everybody Loves Raymond)
Sarah was born on March 25, 1965, in Nelsonville, Ohio. She was born into a big family and has 7 siblings. She is the fourth of eight siblings. She was raised in poverty. Her mother got divorced and was an elementary school teacher. Her father was an aspiring writer. Parker trained as a dancer and singer. She started bringing paychecks at a young age. Parker made a debut on a Television show when she was just eight-years-old. The actress signed her first major role in The Innocents. When she earned success her family moved to New Jersey so that she could pursue her career.
Sarah got married to Mathew Broderick in 1997. The couple has three children together. She dated Robert Downey, Jr. in 1984. The couple broke up in 1991.
Sarah Jessica Parker earned major success after starring in the cultural phenomenon Sex and the City. Her cult role made her wealthy as she appeared in many seasons of the show. She also reprised her role in the 2008 feature film, “Sex and the City: The Movie”. She was also a part of the sequel, “Sex and the City 2“, which was released on May 26, 2010.
She also launched her fashion line “Bitten” on June 7, 2007. The clothing items and accessories offer products under $20. Sarah Jessica Parker is a designer as well and has been designing with Halston. She also has the best-selling fragrances which include NYC which helped her to earn $18 million in 2010. She has appeared in many other films, which include: Sellebity (2013), Married and Cheating (2013), and Escape from Planet Earth (2013).