Sarah Jessica Parker (born March 25, 1965 in Nelsonville, Ohio) is an American film, television, and theater actress and producer. She is best known for her leading role as Carrie Bradshaw on the HBO television series Sex and the City
(1998–2004), for which she won four Golden Globe Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and two Emmy Awards. She played the same role in the 2008 feature film based on the show, Sex and the City
: The Movie, and in its sequel, Sex and the City
2, which opened on May 26, 2010.
Parker has also appeared in many other films, including Footloose (1984), L.A. Story (1991), Honeymoon in Vegas
(1992), Hocus Pocus
(1993), Mars Attacks!
(1996), The Family Stone (2005), Failure to Launch
(2006), Smart People
(2008), and Did You Hear About the Morgans?