A Bookprint is the list of five books that leave an indelible mark on our lives, shaping who we are and who we become.
You are what you read.
Celebrated in film and television as well as fashion, Sarah Jessica Parker is always expanding upon her impressive collection of credits through her remarkable range and effortless style. An actress since the age of eight, Parker continues to come into her own as an artist. Her artistic expressions include stage, television, and major motion picture acting as well as a fragrance line and contributions to the fashion line Halston Heritage.
Parker served as a producer and reprised her Emmy® award-winning role as Carrie Bradshaw in the screen adaptation of the hit HBO series “Sex and the City” followed by the theatrical release of “Sex and the City 2.” She won over critics and audiences alike in the series for which she was awarded a Golden Globe® for Best Actress in 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2004, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2001. Parker was also an executive producer on the series, which received the Golden Globe® Award for outstanding comedy series three years in a row in 2000, 2001 and 2002, and was honored with an Emmy® for outstanding comedy series in 2001.
HBO and Parker have signed a first look deal for Parker to develop and produce films, television series’, and long-form programming through her production company, Pretty Matches Productions. She serves as executive producer on Bravo’s “Work of Art: The Next Great Artist” where aspiring artists compete for a solo show at the prestigious Brooklyn Museum.
Other recent film credits include her Golden Globe® nominated performance in “The Family Stone;” “Did You Hear About The Morgans?” opposite Hugh Grant; “New Years Ever,” “I Don’t Know How She Does It,” “Smart People” opposite Dennis Quad; “Failure to Launch” opposite Matthew McConaughey; David Mamet’s satirical comedy, “State and Main;” “Dudley Do-Right” opposite Brendan Fraser; Paramount’s “‘Til There Was You opposite” Dylan McDermott; Tim Burton’s “Mars Attacks;” “If Lucy Fell” opposite Ben Stiller; Tim Burton’s “Ed Wood” co-starring Johnny Depp; “The First Wives Club” with Bette Midler, Diane Keaton and Goldie Hawn; “Miami Rhapsody” with Antonio Banderas; Disney’s “Hocus Pocus;” “Honeymoon in Vegas” opposite Nicholas Cage; and her breakthrough role in “L.A. Story” co-starring Steve Martin.
Parker’s early motion picture roles include “Flight of the Navigator;” “Girls Just Want to Have Fun;” “Footloose” with Kevin Bacon; Michael Apted’s “First Born;” Robert Wiemer’s “Somewhere Tomorrow;” and United Artists’ “Rich Kids” with John Lithgow.
Parker has also gained respect as a stage actor. She appeared in well-reviewed lead roles in the off-Broadway play “Sylvia”, alongside future husband Matthew Broderick in “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”, and the Tony® Award-nominated “Once Upon a Mattress”.
Parker is a UNICEF ambassador, and in November 2009 the Obama administration elected her a member of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities.