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Sarah Paulson is a Actor American born on 17 december 1974 at Tampa (USA)

Sarah Paulson

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Birth name Sarah Catharine Paulson
Nationality USA
Birth 17 december 1974 (45 years) at Tampa (USA)

Sarah Catharine Paulson (born December 17, 1974) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She began acting on stage, and in the 1990s starred in American Gothic (1995–96), and Jack & Jill (1999–2001). She later appeared in comedy films such as What Women Want (2000) and Down with Love (2003), and had dramatic roles in Path to War (2002) and The Notorious Bettie Page (2005). From 2006 to 2007, Paulson played the role of Harriet Hayes in the NBC comedy drama series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, for which she received a Golden Globe Award nomination. In 2008, she starred as Ellen Dolan in the superhero noir film The Spirit.

Paulson appeared in the Broadway plays The Glass Menagerie (2005) and Collected Stories (2010). She also starred in a number of made-for-television movies and independent films, and had a leading role on the ABC comedy series Cupid in 2009. She later starred in the independent drama Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011), and received Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for her performance as Nicolle Wallace in the HBO movie Game Change (2012).

In 2011, Paulson began starring in the FX anthology series American Horror Story, playing different characters in each of the show's five seasons. For her performance in the second season, she won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries and was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in 2013. Also in 2013, Paulson starred as Mary Epps in the Oscar-winning historical drama 12 Years a Slave, for which she received critical acclaim. She was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for the third season of American Horror Story in 2014. In 2015 Paulson won a second Critics' Choice Television Award and received a nomination for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie for the fourth season of American Horror Story.

Biography

Paulson started dating actress Cherry Jones in 2004. The couple declared their love for each other in 2007, during an interview with Velvetpark at Women's Event 10 for the LGBT Center of NYC. They broke up in 2009. In an interview with Broadway.com in 2013 during the revival of Talley's Folly, Paulson stated that she only dated men before her relationship with Jones, and that she has not been in a relationship since their breakup, but, referring to her sexuality, she said "the situation is fluid for me". Paulson has a lisp.

Best films

Glass (2019)
(Actress)
The Post (2017)
(Actress)
Mud (2013)
(Actress)

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Filmography of Sarah Paulson (31 films)

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Actress

Glass
Glass (2019)
, 2h9
Directed by M. Night Shyamalan
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Fantastic, Fantasy, Horror
Themes Medical-themed films, Psychologie, Superhero films, Films about psychiatry, Films set in psychiatric hospitals
Actors James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Anya Taylor-Joy, Sarah Paulson, Spencer Treat Clark
Roles Dr. Ellie Staple
Rating66% 3.3486153.3486153.3486153.3486153.348615
David Dunn, l'homme « incassable », se lance à la poursuite de « La Bête », la personnalité surhumaine de Kevin Wendell Crumb. Elijah Price, le « Bonhomme qui casse », en hôpital psychiatrique depuis dix-neuf ans après avoir commis des attentats pour révéler les pouvoirs de Dunn, attend cet affrontement depuis sa cellule. Cependant, le docteur Ellie Staple veut les réunir pour les libérer de ce qu'elle considère comme un délire et les convaincre que leurs capacités surhumaines ne sont qu'une illusion.
Abominable
Abominable (2019)

Directed by Jill Culton
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Comedy, Adventure, Animation
Themes Films about animals, Film d'animation mettant en scène un animal
Actors Chloe Bennet, Tsai Chin, Eddie Izzard, Sarah Paulson, James Hong, Annie Le Youdec
Roles Dr. Zara (voice)
Rating70% 3.512813.512813.512813.512813.51281
Yi, une jeune fille chinoise, trouve un jeune yéti magique, qu'elle nomme Everest, et l'aide à retrouver sa famille. Pendant leur quête, ils doivent surmonter leurs plus grandes peurs tout en voyageant à travers différentes dimensions, accompagnés de leurs amis, Jin et Peng.
The Goldfinch, 2h29
Directed by John Crowley
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Ansel Elgort, Nicole Kidman, Oakes Fegley, Aneurin Barnard, Finn Wolfhard, Sarah Paulson
Roles Xandra
Rating63% 3.158963.158963.158963.158963.15896
Un jeune homme de 13 ans, Theo Decker, voit sa vie chamboulée lorsque qu'il survit à un attentat au Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York où sa mère périt dans l'explosion. Recueilli par une famille bourgeoise, les Barbour, Theo tente de reconstruire sa vie alors qu'il est déchiré par la détresse et la culpabilité. Lors de l'attaque meurtrière, un vieil homme mourant lui a confié une bague et lui a demandé de récupérer le tableau intact Le Chardonneret de Carel Fabritius. Dès lors, au fil des rencontres, de son père alcoolique, de son mentor antiquaire à la jeune fille qu'il aime et qu'il a rencontrée le jour de l'attentat, et des épreuves, Théo, qui refuse d'abandonner son tableau qui le mènera vers son avenir, vivra une période d'initiation qui feront de lui un homme...
Ocean's Eight, 1h50
Directed by Gary Ross
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Comedy thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Rihanna, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Sarah Paulson
Roles Tammy
Rating69% 3.499943.499943.499943.499943.49994
Debbie (Sandra Bullock), la sœur de Daniel Ocean qui vient de mourir, sort de prison après cinq ans de détention. Elle a passé tout ce temps à préparer un projet particulièrement ambitieux : il s'agit de dérober le Toussaint, un collier de diamants de Cartier estimé à 150 millions de dollars, lors du gala au Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York, qui est organisé dans le cadre d'une exposition de bijoux royaux.
Bird Box
Bird Box (2018)

Directed by Susanne Bier
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Horror, Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies
Actors Sandra Bullock, John Malkovich, Sarah Paulson, Rosa Bianca Salazar, Danielle Macdonald, Jacki Weaver
Roles Jessica
Rating66% 3.303773.303773.303773.303773.30377
Alors que les humains sont attaqués par des choses non définissables, qui les tuent au moindre regard, une femme et deux enfants se lancent dans un périple désespéré, les yeux bandés afin d'échapper au regard de ces créatures, pour rejoindre un camp de survivants.
The Post
The Post (2017)
, 1h56
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Films about journalists, Children's films
Actors Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford
Roles Tony Bradlee
Rating71% 3.5974353.5974353.5974353.5974353.597435
En 1965, l'analyste Daniel Ellsberg se rend sur le front de la guerre du Viêt Nam pour y observer l'avancement des troupes américaines, pour le compte du secrétaire à la Défense, Robert McNamara. En 1971, Daniel Ellsberg travaille désormais pour RAND Corporation. Il décide de photocopier secrètement des rapports sur le progrès du conflit au Viêt Nam, depuis la présidence de Harry S. Truman à 1967, révélant le double discours des différentes administrations américaines sur les chances de victoire des États-Unis au Vietnam. Les gouvernements successifs ont ainsi caché au peuple américain la réalité de l'enlisement du conflit. Daniel Ellsberg divulgue alors des informations au New York Times. Le journal est cependant mis en garde par la justice, sous la pression du président Richard Nixon, sur les conséquences de la publication d'informations nationales classées secrètes. D'abord sur la touche, le Washington Post va récupérer le scoop grâce à la motivation de son rédacteur en chef, Benjamin Bradlee. Ce dernier va inciter la directrice du journal, Katharine Graham, à publier les fameux Pentagon Papers. Mais cette dernière doit aussi faire face à son conseil d'administration et à la future entrée en bourse de son journal. Le film s'achève sur l'arrêt de la Cour Suprême New York Times Co. v. United States, dans lequel les équipes du Washington Post s'alignent avec celles du New York Times parmi les parties convoquées, ce qui ouvre la voie sur la scène finale, montrant le Watergate de nuit, théâtre du scandale du Watergate, démarré en 1972 et qui mettra fin à la présidence Nixon en 1974.
Rebel in the Rye, 1h46
Directed by Danny Strong
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Romance
Themes Films about writers
Actors Nicholas Hoult, Zoey Deutch, Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson, Brian d'Arcy James, Victor Garber
Roles Dorothy Olding
Rating67% 3.350273.350273.350273.350273.35027
J. D. Salinger, de sa jeunesse à la Seconde Guerre mondiale, en passant sa vie romantique avec Oona O'Neill et la publication de son livre L'Attrape-cœurs (The Catcher in the Rye, 1951).
Blue Jay
Blue Jay (2016)

Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Sarah Paulson, Clu Gulager, Mark Duplass
Roles Amanda
Rating72% 3.6456553.6456553.6456553.6456553.645655
Jim Henderson (Mark Duplass) retourne dans sa ville natale de Californie avec l'intention de rénover et de vendre la maison de sa défunte mère. En faisant ses courses dans un supermarché, il croise Amanda (Sarah Paulson), son ancienne amoureuse du temps où ils étaient lycéens. Les deux se saluent, et en restent là, car Jim ne veut pas empêcher Amanda de faire ce qu'elle a à faire. Ils se retrouvent face-à-face sur le parking et ils décident d'aller boire un café au café nommé « Blue Jay ». Les deux discutent de ce qui s'est passé dans leur vie depuis leur dernière rencontre. Amanda est partie quand elle s'est mariée avec Chris beaucoup plus âgé qu'elle. Elle reconnait avoir des difficultés à être la belle-mère des deux enfants de son époux. Jim est parti travailler dans l'entreprise de son oncle John qui construit des maisons à Tucson.
Carol
Carol (2015)
, 1h58
Directed by Todd Haynes
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Cory Michael Smith, Sarah Paulson, Kyle Chandler, John Magaro
Roles Abby Gerhard
Rating72% 3.6032653.6032653.6032653.6032653.603265
Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) is working in the toy department of a department store in New York during the Christmas season. She is approached by a woman, Carol Aird (Cate Blanchett), and she purchases a model train set for her daughter as a gift on her recommendation. She accidentally leaves her gloves on the counter, and Therese mails them back to her home in New Jersey. Meanwhile, Carol is going through a difficult divorce with her husband, Harge (Kyle Chandler), and is struggling to maintain custody of their daughter Rindy. Out of loneliness and gratitude for her kind act, Carol invites Therese to lunch, and they strike up a friendship. Carol invites her to her home for the holiday. Therese, who is also an aspiring photographer, takes several pictures of her as she buys a Christmas tree. Harge, who is suspicious of his wife's relationship with Therese following a brief tryst that she had years earlier with her best friend Abby (Sarah Paulson), leaves on a trip to Florida and takes Rindy with her.
The Runner
The Runner (2015)
, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Political films
Actors Nicolas Cage, Connie Nielsen, Peter Fonda, Sarah Paulson, Wendell Pierce, Dana Gourrier
Roles Kate Haber
Rating47% 2.3539652.3539652.3539652.3539652.353965
In the aftermath of the 2010 BP oil spill, an idealistic but flawed politician (Nicolas Cage) is forced to confront his dysfunctional life after his career is destroyed in a sex scandal.
Mud
Mud (2013)
, 2h15
Directed by Jeff Nichols
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes L'adolescence, Films about children
Actors Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Michael Shannon, Sarah Paulson, Sam Shepard, Jacob Lofland
Roles Mary Lee
Rating73% 3.6975853.6975853.6975853.6975853.697585
Two 14-year-old boys in De Witt, Arkansas, Ellis (Tye Sheridan) and Neckbone (Jacob Lofland), have found a boat stuck high in a tree on a small island in the Arkansas River. They want to claim it for themselves but discover someone is living in it. They meet him, a strange man named Mud (Matthew McConaughey), who claims to have grown up nearby. He tells the boys that he needs food and promises to give them the boat if they help him while he stays on the island.
12 Years a Slave, 2h13
Directed by Steve McQueen
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Films about slavery, Films about racism, Children's films
Actors Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Paul Dano, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Giamatti
Roles Mary Epps
Rating80% 4.0493254.0493254.0493254.0493254.049325
In 1841, Solomon Northup is a free African-American man working as a violinist, who lives with his wife, Anne Hampton, and two children, Margaret and Alonzo, in Saratoga Springs, New York. Two men, Brown and Hamilton, offer him a two-week job as a musician if he will travel to Washington, D.C., with them. Once there, they drug Northup and deliver him to a slave pen owned by James Burch.
Game Change, 1h58
Directed by Jay Roach
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Political films
Actors Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Ed Harris, Peter MacNicol, Jamey Sheridan, Sarah Paulson
Roles Nicolle Wallace
Rating73% 3.697213.697213.697213.697213.69721
The film opens in 2010 with a frame story: Republican strategist Steve Schmidt is being interviewed by Anderson Cooper for 60 Minutes. Cooper poses a difficult question regarding former vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin: was she selected because she would make the best vice president or because she would win the election?
New Year's Eve, 1h57
Directed by Garry Marshall
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes L'action se déroule en une journée, Nouvel an
Actors Halle Berry, Jessica Biel, Jon Bon Jovi, Abigail Breslin, Jeff Bridges, Robert De Niro
Roles Grace Schwab
Rating57% 2.852022.852022.852022.852022.85202
On New Year's Eve, Vice-President of the Times Square Alliance Claire Morgan (Hilary Swank) is making the final arrangements for the ball drop with the help of her friend Police Officer Brendan (Chris "Ludacris" Bridges). Meanwhile, after being nearly run over by a car and denied a vacation, Ahern Records secretary Ingrid Withers (Michelle Pfeiffer) quits her job and offers the deliveryman Paul Doyle (Zac Efron) tickets for the Ahern Records Masquerade Ball if Paul helps her complete a series of New Year's resolutions before midnight, which he accepts.