Rena Sofer is an American actress who received widespread recognition for her roles on the popular soap operas General Hospital and Loving. Besides her splendid acts in several moves and television series made her win awards.
Rena Sofer was born Rena Sherel Sofer on December 2, 1968, in Arcadia, California, the United States under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius. As per her nationality, she is an American and belongs to white ethnicity. Rena is the daughter of Susan Franzblau, a psychology professor and Martin Sofer, a Conservative Jewish Rabbi.
Rena moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania along with her parents when she was little. She was living her happy life along with her parents, however, they got divorced.
Rena attended the Frisch School in Paramus, New Jersey. Later, she attended North Bergen High School. After her graduation from high school, she went to Montclair State College.
Rena Sofer who is the age of 50 is a married woman. However, she was married twice in her life. She first got married to Wally Kurth an American singer and television performer in 1995.
They two met each other for the first time on the sets of “General Hospital”. Later after their marriage, they welcomed their first daughter named Rosabel Rosalind Kurth. However, after 2 years of their marriage, the couple got divorced in 1997.
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After she got divorced, she moved on her life where she met Sanford Bookstaver, an American Television director/producer. Sanford and Rena got married in 2003. After two years of their marriage, they welcomed their baby girl Avalon on August 5, 2005, in Los Angeles. Since then she has been living with her spouse and their daughter in Los Angeles.
Rena Sofer has an estimated net worth of $3 million. As an actress, she was able to collect a decent amount of money through her career. She is reaping the fruits of a long history of good acting jobs. She has been active on her acting career since 1987.
According to the source, the average salary of an actor/actress is around $50,313 with a median bonus of $1,015.
Talking about her career, Another World was her debut acting. Later she appeared on Loving from 1988 to 1991 along with other TV and Movie Projects.
However, in 1993 she got to play as a lead character in a Soap Opera General Hospital. She appeared there as a band manager, Lois Marie Cerullo and played her role for 3 years.
Furthermore, her role in Loving brought her out to the limelight. Talking about her television roles, she has appeared on numerous television series like Melrose Place, The Chronicle, Friends, Blind Justice, Ghost Whisperer, Two and a Half Men, Criminal Minds and other more.
Talking about her movie career, she has also played her roles in many movies including, A Stanger Among Us, Traffic, Carrie, Rock Slyde, March, Traffic and Another Man’s Wife.
In 1995, she won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama series of General Hospital. Later in 1995, she won Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Younger Lead Actress.