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Facts You Didn't Know About Sarah Jessica Parker

By Lori on Aug 20 2014

This week's Woman Crush Wednesday is the fashion icon and inspiration to all women, Sarah Jessica Parker. We fell in love with her frizzy hair and penchant for shoes when she played the beloved character of Carrier Bradshaw in Sex And The City. A TV series that we quote and reference on a weekly basis. However, we have continued to follow her fashion influence through the years. A woman of true style and elegance, a forever classic.

Facts you might not have known...

  1. SJP is one of eight children

  2. She lived with actor Robert Downey, Jr. from 1984 to 1991. Downey's drug problem is said to be what ended their relationship.

  3. She is a member of the board for the New York City Ballet and an ambassador for UNICEF

  4. SJP is a descendent of Esther Elwell, a woman accused of being a witch during the Salem witch trials.

  5. SJP's acting contracts have a strictly worded claus which ensures she will never have to be nude on camera.

  6. She lost the part of Vivian in Pretty Woman to Julia Roberts and of "Carrie" in "Four Weddings and a Funeral," but lost the part to Andie MacDowell

  7. Forbes magazine in 2012 named her highest-paid actresses in Hollywood. However, most of her money comes from her endorsments rather than her acting

Vogue asks SJP 73 Questions