You will remember her from the popular series Gilmore Girls, in which she appeared in almost all seasons as Lorelai Gilmore. Lauren Graham is an actress and also an author who has published several books, including a memoir. Her acting talent began to manifest itself in high school when she performed in the school theater and on the drill team at her school. Graham has come a long way, and there is so much to learn from her story. Here are lesser-known facts about the writer and actress.
Lauren Graham’s Bio
She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on March 16, 1967, the daughter of her parents Donna Grant (mother) and Lawrence Graham (father). Lauren is of Irish, English, and Scottish descent. At the age of 5, her parents divorced and she had to move with her father to Virginia. She attended Langley High School and graduated in 1984. During her stay at the school, her acting talent began to manifest itself through the drill team of her school. She attended the Bam Theatre in Michigan, where she completed a two-year summer training program in the performing arts and then received her “Equity Card” for actors. She then transferred to Barnard College at Columbia University, where she earned a degree in English Literature. Lauren did not stop there but took a master’s degree in acting at Southern Methodist University.
Lauren’s career began in the 1990s when she moved back to California. She began appearing in TV commercials for various products. Then she began appearing on TV shows, including Caroline in the City, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Senfield, and many others.
Lauren Graham made her big breakthrough in 2000 when she appeared as Lorelai Gilmore in the comedy-drama Gilmore Girls. Her standout role throughout the series earned her several awards, including a nomination for “Best Actress in a TV Series (Drama)” at the 2002 Golden Globe Awards and nominations at the 2001 and 2002 SAG Awards. She performed at Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and also at Bravo’s Celebrity Poker Showdown.
The talented actress made her Broadway debut in the production Guys and Dolls, in which she appeared as Miss Adelaide in 2009. In the tenth season of the reality series Project Runway in 2012, she appeared as a guest juror. In 2015 Graham was on Max. Her films include The Soother, Sweet November, Evan Almighty, and many others. The actress proved her writing talent with her debut novel “Someday, Someday, Maybe”, which was published in 2013. Her second book ‘Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls (And Everything in Between)’ was published in 2016 and became a New York Times bestseller.
Her Net Worth
Lauren Graham earns a lot of money with her films and books. The net worth of the actress and author is estimated at 15 million dollars. She also earns her money with commercials and various television shows in which she plays. This amount could soon become an insignificant sum for Graham given her proven determination in this business. She owns a house in Los Angeles and an apartment in Manhattan.
Personal Life – Is Peter Krause The Husband?
The relationship between Lauren Graham and actor Peter Krause on the screen gradually manifested itself in reality, while her colleagues held on to their insatiable spark. Graham and Krause were the first actors in the sitcom Caroline and the City. The two began as friends and soon took their relationship to the next level while starring as brother and sister in “Parenthood”.
Lauren and Peter have been together since 2010 and live together in Los Angeles. There are rumors that the two are married, but they have not reacted to it. For this reason, many sources have considered the couple a married couple given their longstanding relationship.
In the second half of 2016, there were rumors that Lauren Graham joined the clique of celebrities who are constantly going under the knife. These rumors and speculation were fuelled by photos and reports that indicated the talented actress had touched her nose and had had some facelifts that gave her a more pointed nose and a swollen face.
The actress reacted negatively to the rumors and denied claims that she had had some surgical improvements. However, it was feared that her physical changes might be due to a health condition. But it seems that Graham is not worried about the speculations at all, as she did not respond to the speculations.