Molly Parker Biography

Updated On Jan 29, 2019 Published On Jan 29, 2019
Facts of Molly Parker
Date of Birth: 1972 , June-30
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Molly Parker
Birth Name Molly Parker
Nick Name Molly
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City British Columbia, Canada
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth Estimated around $2 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White Toned
Body Measurements 34-25-35
Breast Size 34 inches
Waist size 25 inches
Hip Size 35 inches
Shoe Size 7.5
Weight in KG 57 kg
Famous for Lost in Space
Married Yes
Married to Matt Bissonnette
Children William Strummer Bissonnette (14 October 2014)
Divorce 2016
Education Gastown's Actors Studio
Awards Genie Award
Online Presence Twitter
Movies Last Wedding, Who Loves the Sun
TV Show Lost in the Sun, House of Cards, Six Feet Under
Siblings Henry Parker
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Molly Parker is a Canadian actress mostly known for her roles in Netflix original series House of Cards that won her an Emmy Award nominations. She has won a Genie Award for her outstanding performance in HBO series Deadwood. Likewise, she has acted in numerous movies like Kissed, Last Wedding, Weirdos, 1922, and Madeline's Madeline.

Molly Parker's Early Life And Education

Molly Parker was born on June 30, 1972, and is 46 years old as of early 2019. She was born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada under the birth sign of Gemini. Molly was raised in Pitt Meadows by her parents alongside her younger brother, Henry Parker.

Molly belongs to Canadian nationality and is of White ethnicity. She took ballet classes since the age three to seventeen. She started acting in local productions at the age of fourteen.

Molly enrolled at the Gastown's Actors Studio in Vancouver.

Molly Parker's Career

Molly made her film debut from Hate Mail (1992) where she portrayed the role of Maggie. Her breakthrough role was in the movie Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995), where she played the role of a daughter of a lesbian military officer. Molly's career flourished after her performance in Lynne Stopkewich's film Kissed (1996).

From 1991 to present, Molly has appeared in several movies which include Wonderland (1999), Waking the Dead (2000), Last Wedding (2001), Who Loves the Sun (2006), Small Crimes (20017), and many more.

Most recently, she played the role of Evangeline in 2018 film Madeline's Madeline co-starring with Helena Howard, Miranda July, Julee Cerda, Sunita Mani, and Okwui Okpokwasili.

She has also starred in numbers of television shows like Madison (1993), Neon Rider (1994), Serving in Silence (1995), Intensity (1997), Six Feet Under (2002), Dexter (2011), House of Cards (2014-2016), and Goliath (2016).

Currently, she is portraying the role of Maureen Robinson in Lost in Space, alongside Toby Stephens, Maxwell Jenkins, Taylor Russell, Parker Posey, Brain Steele, Mina Sundwall, and Ignacio Serricchio in Netflix remake of 1965 TV series.

In 2019, she co-starred alongside Ian McShane, W. Earl Brown, Kim Dickens, Dayton Callie, and others in 2019 television film, Deadwood.

Molly Parker's Personal Life

Molly is a divorcee. She was married to a writer and director, Matt Bissonnette. The pair tied the knot in 2002 and welcomed their first child, William Strummer Bissonnette on October 14, 2006.

Molly CAPTION: Molly Parker and ex-husband Matt and son Williams SOURCE: DailyMail

Due to the personal issues they separated from her spouse in 1999 and finalized their divorce in 2016. Matt after there has requested joint child custody for their son.

Besides this, no rumors or affairs related to Molly has been heard. She has kept her personal life well hidden.

Molly Parker's Body Measurements and Social Media Profile

Molly is 46 years old and has maintained her body pretty well. She has a slim figure, and her measurements are:

Figure:- 34-25-35 inches (86-64-89 cm)

Height: 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm)

Weight: 57 kg (126 pounds)

Shoe Size: 7.5

Hair Color: Brown

Eye Color: Blue

Molly is active on Twitter with 9.4k followers as of January 2019. She is not active on Instagram and Facebook. However, there are many fan-made accounts under her name.

Molly Parker's Net Worth

Molly has worked in several movies and television series throughout her acting career and has collected a huge fortune. As of early 2019, Molly Parker's net worth is around $2 million.

As for 2019, some sources claimed that Parker is paid $75,000 per episode for her role as Maureen in the Netflix's television series, Lost in the Space.

 

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Born in Canada

June 30 , 1972

Molly was born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada on June 30, 1972. She grew up in Pitt Meadows alongside her brother, Henry Parker. Her nationality is Canadian and ethnicity White. 

Made her debut from Hate Mail

1992

Parker made her film debut from the movie Hate Mail in 1992 where she portrayed the role of Maggie. 

Breakthrough role in Serving In Silence

1995

Molly's breakthrough role was from the movie Serving in Silence where she portrayed the role of a daughter of a lesbian military officer. After her performance, she won the hearts of many people and rose to fame. 

Won Genie Award

1997

For her outstanding role in the HBO series, Deadwood won the Genie Award. She was also nominated for Emmy Awards for her role in the Netflix original series House of Cards. 

Married to Matt Bissonnette

2002

Molly was married to a writer, director  Matt Bissonnette since 2002. The pair has a son together,  William Strummer Bissonnette, who was born on October 14, 2006. 

Separated in 1999

2016

Molly and Matt separated their ways in 1999 due to differences they had. After seven years of separation, they got divorced in 2016. 

Estimated to be $2 million

2019

As of 2019, Molly's net worth is estimated at around $2 million. Some sources even claimed that she is paid around $75k per episode for her role in the ongoing series Lost in Space.