Parker Posey

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Parker Christian Posey
  • Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/08/1968, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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Parker Posey Fast Facts:
  • Named after celebrated '50s model Suzy Parker.
  • Roomed with Sherry Stringfield in college at SUNY Purchase.
  • Left college three weeks before graduation after landing a role on the soap As the World Turns.
  • Starred in more than a dozen independent films in the '90s, leading Time Magazine to crown her "Queen of the Indies," a title that has stuck ever since.
  • Wore real braces for her role in Best in Show (2000).
  • Learned to play the mandolin for A Mighty Wind (2003).
  • Had a long-term relationship with writer Thomas Beller, who launched the real-life story Web site Mr. Beller's Neighborhood.
  • Parker Posey Relationships:
  • Chris Posey - Brother
  • Chris Posey - Father
  • Lynda Posey - Mother
  • Thomas Beller - Ex-significant Other
  • Ryan Adams - Ex-significant Other
  • Parker Posey Awards:
  • 1997 Sundance Film Festival: Special Jury Prize for Acting (Dramatic) - Winner
  • 2003 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended the State University of New York, Purchase, NY

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