Sarah Paulson

TV Actress

Sarah Paulson was born on December 17th, 1974 in Tampa, Florida, United States and is the TV Actress from United States. Discover Sarah Paulson's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 47 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Sarah Catharine Paulson, Sarah
Date of Birth
December 17, 1974
United States
Place of Birth
Tampa, Florida, United States
47 years old
Zodiac Sign
$12 Million
Actor, Film Actor, Stage Actor, Television Actor
Social Media
Sarah Paulson Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 47 years old, Sarah Paulson has this physical status:

Hair Color
Dyed Blonde
Eye Color
Light Brown
34-24-34" or 86-61-86 cm
Sarah Paulson Religion, Education, and Hobbies
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Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
Sarah Paulson Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
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Dating / Affair
Tracy Letts, Cherry Jones (2004-2009), Holland Taylor (2015-Present), Amanda Peet (2017)
Douglas Lyle Paulson II, Catharine Gordon
Liz Paulson (Sister) (Casting Director and Actress), Rachel Paulson (Paternal Stepsister) (Actress, Writer, and Producer)
Other Family
John Henry Dolcater Jr. (Maternal Grandfather), June Unger (Maternal Grandmother), John Henry Dolcater (Maternal Great-Grandfather), Julia Anna Waters (Maternal Great-Grandmother), Douglas Lyle Paulson Sr. (Paternal Grandfather), Gwendolyn Paulson (Paternal Grandmother)
About Sarah Paulson
  • Sarah Catherine Paulson (born December 17, 1974) is an American actress.
  • She has received numerous accolades for her work, including a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award.
  • In 2017, Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world.A native of Tampa, Florida, Paulson was raised there and later in New York City following her parents' divorce.
  • She began her acting career after high school in New York stage productions before starring in the short-lived television series American Gothic (1995–1996) and Jack & Jill (1999–2001).
  • She later appeared in comedy films such as What Women Want (2000) and Down with Love (2003), and drama films such as Path to War (2002) and The Notorious Bettie Page (2005).
  • From 2006 to 2007, she starred as Harriet Hayes in the NBC comedy-drama series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, for which she received her first Golden Globe Award nomination.
  • In 2008, Paulson starred as Ellen Dolan in the superhero noir film The Spirit. Paulson has appeared on Broadway in the plays The Glass Menagerie in 2005 and Collected Stories in 2010.
  • She also starred in a number of independent films, and had a leading role on the ABC comedy series Cupid in 2009.
  • She later starred in the independent drama film Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011), and received Primetime Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations for her portrayal of Nicolle Wallace in the HBO film Game Change (2012).
  • She has featured as Mary Epps in the 2013 historical drama film 12 Years a Slave, as Abby Gerhard in the 2015 romantic drama film Carol and as Toni Bradlee in the 2017 political drama film The Post, all three of which were nominated for multiple Academy Awards.
  • Paulson's other films include Serenity (2005), New Year's Eve (2011), Mud (2012), Blue Jay (2016), Ocean's 8 (2018), Bird Box (2018), and Glass (2019). In 2011, Paulson began starring in the FX anthology series American Horror Story, playing different characters in many of the show's nine seasons.
  • For her work, she has been nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards and won two Critics' Choice Television Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries.
  • In 2016, Paulson portrayed real life prosecutor Marcia Clark in the first season of the anthology series American Crime Story, subtitled The People v. O. J. Simpson, for which she earned critical praise and numerous accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.


Sarah Paulson to play author Gwen Shamblin in adaptation of HBO Max's docuseries The Way Down, September 20, 2022
Sarah Paulson is set to play a controversial figure in an upcoming HBO Max series. According to Deadline , the 47-year-old actress will play author and cult-like figure Gwen Shamblin. The series will be a scripted adaptation of The Way Down: God, Greed, and the Cult of Gwen Shamblin, an HBO Max docuseries about Shamblin.

Fashion Critical's hilarious review of the 2022 Emmy Awards red carpet celebrity looks, September 14, 2022
An anonymous fashion critic has revealed their hilarious review of the looks from this year's Emmy's red carpet. The biggest stars descended upon the Microsoft Theatre dressed to the nines in Los Angeles on Monday night for the 74th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Fashion Critical , an anonymous satirical red carpet commentator from Australia, shared their brutal analysis of the best and worst celebrity outfits post-event. From Zendaya's 'regal' gown to Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco's 'bafoon-ish' get-up and Sarah Paulson's 'pillowcase'-like frock, the...

JACI STEPHEN'S wickedly barbed review of the Emmys, September 13, 2022
Lizzo came as a lurid red Boeing 747 struggling to take off in a storm. Melanie Lynskey was a bright green holiday candy. Laverne Cox, reporting from the red carpet for E!, turned up as an extra from Thunderbirds - not one of the astronauts, but a spare part from a rocket. The Emmys is the precursor to all major awards ceremonies. As with the others, we all gazed in disbelief as Fraggle Rock hit the road - and all because a deluded someone, earlier that night, had said: 'You look really great!'

Sarah Paulson Claims Matthew Perry REFUSED To Kiss Her At Carrie Fisher’s ‘Makeout Party’!, June 22, 2021
Oh, to be a fly on the wall at THIS shindig… We know Sarah Paulson can tell a story (she’s an Emmy Award winning actress, after all!), but this one has so many juicy details to offer! During an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the American Horror Story alum shared her memory of meeting the legendary Carrie Fisher for the first time — and the interesting gathering Carrie invited her to shortly afterward…

Awwww -- Sarah Paulson Is Proud Of Her 'Unconventional' Romance With Holland Taylor!, December 8, 2017
Sarah Paulson is honestly shocked at how many people are fascinated by her romance with Holland Taylor. As you surely know, the American Horror Story actress has been dating the 74-year-old industry vet for about three years now — and people still can’t get over it. For a sit down with NET-A-PORTER‘s digital magazine, titled The Edit, Miz Paulson defended her unconventional relationship by noting that it’s the “least interesting thing about [her].” Related: Australian MP Proposes To Longtime Boyfriend The Emmy winner explained: “My life...
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