American author and actress Lauren Graham is a well-known celeb famous for her work on Gilmore Girls and Parenthood. In addition to this, she has also worked on various film roles, making her a well-known name among fans of films and TV alike.
Graham is also a model and has authored multiple books that have been included in the New York Times bestseller list. In fact, one of her books has been picked up by Ellen DeGeneres and Warner Bros. Television for a TV adaptation.
Lauren Graham has a net worth of around $15 million as of April 2020. She made this net worth primarily from a career as an actor.
Graham started her career back in 1995 and has since established herself as a popular actress in both TV and film.
The star had a home in Fifth Avenue, Greenwich Village, New York, USA. The star bought the one-bedroom co-op for around $570,000 in 2014. Later she listed the property for sale in 2018 for $825,000.
Like many stars in Hollywood, she also has a house in Los Angeles that is a serene property surrounded by palm trees and a lush green tree line. The average price for a property in LA is around $752,508 as per Zillow.
Graham’s career in film started in 1997 with Nightwatch. After this, she worked on a couple of minor roles in Confessions of a Sexist Pig and One True Thing in 1998. Then, she played Kristie Sue in the 1999 film Dill Scallion before working on her first popular role in Sweet November.
The Third Wheel and Bad Santa came out in 2002 and 2003, respectively and did not gather much public attention. Her film credits in the early 2000s include Seeing Other People, Lucky 13, The Life Coach, The Amateurs, etc.
Her work on the 2005 film, The Pacifier (starring Vin Diesel), which was one of her better-received roles.
She was cast in Evan Almighty alongside Steve Carell, which was a commercial flop. Other well-known films the star has worked in include Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, etc.
Her first television role was in 1995 when she played a role on Caroline in the City. Then the next year she was cast in 3rd Rock from the Sun in a minor role but got the main roles in Good Company and Townies.
In 1997, she was cast in “Law & Order”, “Seinfeld”, “NewsRadio,” etc. She was then cast in another main role in Conrad Bloom. Her career-defining role came in 2000 when she as cast in Gilmore Girls as Lorelai Gilmore. She worked on the show from 2000 to 2007.
She then was part of The Bridget Show that was not picked up in 2009. A year later, she got another role that would become one of her best-known characters, Sarah Braverman on Parenthood.
As per the sources, her annual salary is $1 million on average.
Graham has been actively participating in various fundraisers as both a host and guest for many years. Additionally, she has also worked with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Fresh Air Fund.
She supports causes like AIDS & HIV, At-Risk/Disadvantaged Youths, and Children. Graham also donated to the #FirstRespondersFirst Fund.
Lauren Graham was born Lauren Helen Graham on March 16, 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii, the U.S. to Donna Grant and Lawrence Graham. She has Mixed ethnicity (Irish, English, and Scottish). Lauren went to Langley High School, later going to Barnard College.
After her graduation from college in 1988, she went to Southern Methodist University and got a Master of Fine Arts degree.
She is in a relationship with actor Peter Krause as of April 2020.