|Birth Name||Parker Christian Posey|
|Birth place||Baltimore, Maryland, United States|
|Weight||50 kg (110 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Parker Posey is a well-known American actress who has starred in dozens of films and on television throughout the course of her career.
Her role as Darla Marks in the 1993 film 'Dazed and Confused' garnered a lot of notice in Hollywood.
She is recognized for her appearance in popular series including 'Parks and Recreation' and 'The Good Wife.' In addition, she is notable for her performance in the romantic comedy-drama 'Broke English' that won her a nomination for an Independent Spirit Award
She had already worked in over 30 films in her first five to six years in the film industry, and she had established a standard for other rising actresses in Hollywood.
Dating, Boyfriend, Relationship
Posey, in her early 50s, is still single. That being said, she has been unfortunate in her love life; despite being romantically linked to several men from the industry, none of them turned out to be her better half.
The list includes comedian and TV host Jimmy Fallon, actor Keanu Reeves, singer-songwriter David Ryan Adams, and Irish actor Stuart Townsend.
Career & Net Worth
Posey's acting career began with her role as "Tess Shelby" in the daytime serial opera "As the World Turns," which aired from 1991 to 1992 on television.
She starred alongside Ben Affleck, Matthew McConaughey, and Jason London in the 1993 feature picture 'Dazed and Confused,' which became a cult favorite.
She rose to prominence after appearing in independent films such as "Sleep with Me" and others, earning her the moniker "Queen of the Indies." Likewise, she went on to appear in a number of minor supporting characters as well as indie films.
She was cast in a prominent part in the 1998 film "You've Got Mail," which starred Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks.
With her performance in 'Best in Show,' an award-winning comedy directed by Christopher Guest in 2000, she established her mettle as a comic.
During the new century, she appeared in a variety of films, including "Scream 3," "Josie and the Pussycats," "Laws of Attraction," "Blade: Trinity," "Personal Velocity," 'A Mighty World," "For Your Consideration," "Superman Returns," "Broken English," "Thye Eye," "Columbus," "The Con Is On," "Elsewhere," etc.
Talking about her TV credits, she has portrayed roles in "Further Tales of the City," "Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay," Boston Legal," "The Good Wife," "Lost in Space," "High Fidelity," among others.
As for her net worth, Posey is estimated to have accumulated around $10 million.
Parents, Siblings, Education
She was born Parker Christian Posey on November 8, 1986, in Baltimore, Maryland, the States.
She was named after the 1950s model Suzy Parker whom her father admired. To protect her from schoolyard insults, her grandma gave her the nickname "Missy."
She is the daughter of Chris Posey, an owner and operator of a Chevrolet dealership, and Lynda, a chef.
Chris, her twin brother, is her only sibling.
For her education, she attended R.H. Watkins High School in Laurel, Mississippi. Then, she went to Purchase's College of the State University of New York, where she majored in theater.
She shared a room with famous actors Sherry Stringfield and Orlagh Cassidy.
Body Measurement: Height & Weight
The 52-years-old stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches which is around 1.65 m and weighs about 50 kg which is 110 lbs.