Sarah Catharine Paulson is an American actress. She has received numerous awards, including the Primetime Emmy and the Golden Globe Awards. In 2017, Time magazine named her one of the world's 100 most influential people in the artist category. Born in Tampa, Florida, Paulson grew up there and then in New York after her parents divorced. She began her acting career after graduating from high school in theater productions in New York City before starring in the shorts American Gothic and Jack & Jill. She later appeared in comedies such as What Women Want and Down with Love, and dramas like Path to War and The Notorious Bettie Page. From 2006 to 2007, she played Harriet Hayes in the NBC comedy-drama Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, for which she received her first Golden Globe nomination. In 2008, Paulson played Ellen Dolan in the black superhero film The Spirit.
|Born||Sarah Catharine Paulson, December 17, 1974, Tampa, Florida, U.S.|
|Alma mater||American Academy of Dramatic Arts|
|Partner(s)||Cherry Jones (2004–2009), Holland Taylor (2015–present)|
Actress who won the 2013 Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries for her role in the FX series American Horror Story. She also had prominent roles in the films 12 Years a Slave, What Women Want, Serenity, and Martha Marcy May Marlene.
She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
She was nominated for a 2007 Golden Globe Award for her role on the series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. In 2016, she won an Emmy Award for her portrayal of Marcia Clark on the FX series The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story.
Actresses from Tampa, Florida. Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a TV Series or TV Series Winner of the Actors Association Award. Actresses from Maine. Best short film or television actress who won the Golden Globe. Best Actress Performance in a Miniseries or in a Movie Primetime Emmy Award OK_TM_VZ Award Winner! LGBT Actresses. LGBT people of Florida. Alumni of the American Academy of Theater Arts. Alumni of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School. Democrat of Maine. Florida Democratic Party