Parker Posey Biography

American actress Parker Posey was born on November 8, 1968 in Baltimore, Maryland. She is the daughter of Lynda( a chef ) and Chris Posey( owner of Chevrolet dealership) and has a twin brother, Christopher, who practices law in Atlanta. Her father was a fan of 1950s model, Suzy Parker, so he gave her name to his daughter. Parker went to R. H. Walkins High School in Laurel, Mississippi and college at the State Universiy of New York (SUNY) at Purchase as her family moved to that place after her birth, where her mother started working as a chef and culinary instructor for the Viking Range Corporation in Greewood and her father continued his work in a car dealership. At SUNY, she studied drama where she shared her room with actresses Sherry Stringfield and Orlagh Cassidy. By her birth she was catholic.

Gorgeous Parker Posey is just 50kgs in weight with the height of 5’5” which gives adds her beauty. Her brown light eye color and black hair suits her 34-25-34 body measurement size. She wears 34B size bikini and shoe of size 7. She has done her role with natural feelings and emotions that inspires people and has attracted the people all around the country. Sideways, she also had several relationships with many attractive men. Some of them are, Zach Leary, Thomas Beller, Tony Pemberton, Bob Gosse, Stuart Townsend, Ryan Adams . There is also rumour that she is dating Keanu Reeves. She is a close friend and a neighbour of Jimmy Fallon, when he lived in New York City.

Posey with hot and sexy looks became famous and known after a series of roles in in 32 independent films, mostly low budget, during the 1990s where she gained her the nichname as “Queen of the Indies” by ‘Time’ magazine. Some of them includes Personal Velocity, Clockwatches, The House of Yes, The Daytrippers and Party Girl, for which she got so many positive responses. Her first break in television was in As the World Turns, which was a daytime soap opera with Tess Shelby whereas, Dazed and Confused(1993) was her first featured film with Ben Affleck, Mathew McConaughey and Jason London. Furthermore, she appeared in different movies like, Drunks(1995), Basquiot(1996), You’ve got mail(1998), Best in Show(1999), Scream 3(2000), The event(2003), Broken English(2007), The Eye(2008), Inside Out(2011), Price Check(2012) and so on. Her recent movie is And Now a Word From Our Sponsor(2013). Side by side she also played several roles in television such as First Love, Fatal Love(1991), Tales of the City(1993), The Simpsons(2000), New Girl(2012), etc.

In addition to her acting career, she made her stage debut in 2001 and she learned to play the madolin. She also used her vocal talent with her ex-boyfriend, Ryan Adams, in his several records. Multi-talented actress, Posey was awarded with the Excellence in Acting Award at the Provincetown International Film Festival and Sundance Film Special Recognition for the acting for The House of Yes(1997). She got nomination for the Saturn Award category for the Best supporting Actress for Superman Returns in 2006, Gotham Best Ensemble Cast for For Your Consideration in 2006, Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for Broken English and Personal Velocity and MTV Movie Award category for Best Comedic Performance for Scream 3 (2000). .She also did her own singing and mandolin-playing in A Mighty Wind(2003). She also has interest in making pottery. Apart from this, she has been in movies with WWF wrestlers Paul Levesque(aka Triple H) in Blade:Trinity(2004) and Inside Out(2011). Her net worth has been estimated to be $22 Million.

Although Posey is not much active in Twitter, we can find her recent posts in it with comparatively less followers as she said -“I don’t Twitter, although sometimes I think that I should” in Brainyquote. But she is so much into facebook that she got over 17,000 likes for her profile. Her biography can be found in so many websites like wikipedia, IMBD, starpulse and so on. Her quotes related to her real life scenario can be found in Brainyquotes and IMBD where she also said –“It’s a reaction to women leaving their men and men being angry about it and saying it on some subconsious level”.

By: Dana Luica | Famous People >> Actress | Dec 19 2013

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