Sarah Paulson Parents

Sarah Catharine Paulson is an American actress.

She began her acting career in New York City stage productions before starring in the short-lived television series American Gothic and Jack & Jill.

She later appeared in comedy films such as What Women Want and Down with Love , and drama films such as Path to War and The Notorious Bettie Page.

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.

Sarah Paulson Parents

Sarah Paulson Parents: Meet Douglas Lyle Paulson II, Catharine Paulson

Who are Sarah Paulson’s mother and father? Where are Sarah Paulson’s parents now?

Sarah Catharine Paulson was born in Tampa, Florida, on December 17, 1974, the daughter of Catharine Gordon and Douglas Lyle Paulson II.

She spent her early life in South Tampa until her parent’s divorce when she was five.

Sarah Paulson Parents

After her parent’s separation, she relocated with her mother and sister to Maine, then to New York City.

Her mother worked as a waitress, and Paulson lived in Queens and Gramercy Park before settling in Park Slope. She recalled of this period, “My mom was 27 years old [when we moved].