Parker Posey is an American television and movie actress. Parker Posey is a versatile television personality who has proven her worth time and again as an author, entertainer and also a musician. She initiated her career from coming-of-age film Dazed and Confused in 1993 and since then there is no looking back.
- Birthday: November 8, 1968 (age 49 years)
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: White
- Profession: Actress
Parker Posey Family and Personal Life
Parker Posey has dated several boyfriends but has not married anyone till the date. Despite being in relationships for a long time, Posey finds charm in remaining single without any strings attached. She is on her late 40s and doesn’t have any children from any of her relationships.
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 a rumor that she is dating Keanu Reeves. She is a close friend and a neighbor of Jimmy Fallon when he lived in New York City.
- Parents: Lynda Patton, Chris Posey
- Husband: N/A
- Children: N/A
- Marital Status: Unmarried
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 Greenwood 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 a Catholic.
Parker Posey Body Measurements and Height
Parker Posey is a petite beauty with a height of 5′ 5” (165 cm). Parker possesses a banana-shaped body with a measurement of 34-25-35 inches and wears a bra size 34B.
- Height: 5′ 5” (165 cm)
- Weight: 122 pounds (55 kg)
- Body Measurements: 34-25-35 inches (86-64-89 cm)
- Plastic Surgery: N/A
She has done her role with natural feelings and emotions that inspire people and has attracted the people all around the country.
Parker Posey – Professional Career
Posey with hot and sexy looks became famous and known after a series of roles in 32 independent films, mostly low budget, during the 1990s where she gained her the nickname as “Queen of the Indies” by ‘Time’ magazine.
Some of them include Personal Velocity, Clockwatchers, 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 them. She also used her vocal talent with her ex-boyfriend, Ryan Adams, in his several records.
Multi-talented actress, Posey was awarded 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 a nomination for the Saturn Award category for the Best to include 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).
Currently, she is seen in a TV series Lost in Space as Dr. Smith and gave her voice to the episode of “Gimme That Chocolate Milk” of the series Robot Chicken.
Parker Posey Net Worth
How much is Parker Posey worth? Parker Posey the versatile entertainer has amassed a net worth of $10 million.
- Net Worth: $10 million
Although Posey is not much active on Twitter, we can find her recent posts in it with comparatively fewer 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. She is also into Instagram and has 81k followers in the platform.
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 subconscious level”.