- Mary-Louise Parker
- Fort Jackson South Carolina
- United States
- Drinking Corona
- Sexy Hair And Body. Hotter Than She Can Act And She Acts Well.
- Not In Enough Movies
Mary-Louise Parker Introduction
After moving to New York to pursue acting, Parker got a job measuring feet at a shoe store. Her best-known works include a movie about old women named Fried Green Tomatoes, and movie about gay people named Boys on the Side, a show about a president named The West Wing, another show about AIDS named Angels in America, and a show about selling ganja named Weeds.
Mary-Louise Parker Life Story
Mary-Louise Parker was born in Fort Jackson, South Carolina. After attending the North Carolina School of the Arts theatre conservatory, she headed for NYC to pursue a career in theatre. Her her Broadway debut was in "Prelude to a Kiss" in 1990, where she won the Theatre World Award, the Clarence Derwent Award, and a was nominated for a Tony. Not a bad start.
For one reason or another, Parker has been involved with numerous productions concerning individuals with AIDS. The most famous of these was Angels in America, directed by Mike Nichols (the Graduate) and written by Tony Kushner (bunch of stuff you would not know). She is now playing the lead role in Showtime’s well received show about a suburban-mom-gone-weed-slinger, entitled "Weeds."
In 2008, she was nominated for an Emmy in Best Actress in a Comedy Series for her work in "Weeds".
In May of 2009, Parker was the hit of the internet after she decided to do a nude scene on an episode of "Weeds" seen here. Speaking about the scene, she said "I wish I hadn’t done that. I was goaded into it”