Andrea Parker Biography
Andrea Parker is a Women’s Image Network Awards winning actress and former ballet dancer. She is widely known for her roles on ER as Linda Farrell and played Jessica DiLaurentis in Pretty Little Liars. As active in this entertainment industry since 1988, she has appeared several films and series.
Andrea Parker Early Life & Education
Born as Andrea Nicole Parker was born on March 8, 1970, in Monterey County, California, United States. She started ballet study at the age of 6 and trained with youth programs around the country.
Andrea Parker joined the San Francisco Ballet at the age of 15. After touring three years, she switched to contemporary dance. She started studying acting while she was working as a bartender.
Andrea Parker Acting Career
Andrea Parker began her acting career at the age of 19 in the film “Rented Lips” playing Dancer / Nurse in 1988. Then, she made her appearance on Michael G. Moye and Ron Leavitt’s television series “Married… with Children” in 1989.
Her big break came when Andrea Parker landed on the award-winning series “Seinfeld” episode “The Contest” in 1992, playing a nurse. Seinfeld is one of the greatest and most influential sitcoms ever made, which was listed amongst the best television shows of all time in publications.
Then, Andrea Parker made her guest-starring roles in television series and movies, most notably a recurring role in ER as Linda Farrell ( 1994–95), the love interest of Dr. Doug Ross, and as Caitlin Pike in JAG.
Andrea Parker appeared in the action television series “The Pretender” playing Miss Parker / Catherine Parker. She was nominated for the Satellite Awards in the category of Best Actress in a Series, Drama. The series opened on NBC from 1996 to 2000 as a part of the NBC action programming block, Thrillogy.
From 2002–06, she starred in the American sitcom “Less than Perfect” playing Lydia Weston from 2002–06. The series was designed by Terri Minsky. For her role, she won Women’s Image Network Awards in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
Andrea Parker Pretty Little Liars
In 2011, Andrea joined the cast of ABC Family series “Pretty Little Liars” starring with the co-stars such as Ashley Benson, Troian Bellisario, Holly Marie Combs, Lucy Hale, Bianca Lawson, Ian Harding, Laura Leighton, Chad Lowe, Shay Mitchell, Sasha Pieterse, Lyle Blackburn, Keegan Allen and Janel Parrish.
Andrea Parker characterizes Jessica DiLaurentis / Mary Drake, double sisters. Jessica is the mother to Alison and Jason, whereas Mary is declared to be the mother of Charlotte and Spencer. Mary was assumed to Radley Sanitarium for most of her life but has now turned to Rosewood. During the fourth season, Mary shoots Jessica and tries to frame Peter Hastings for it. She proceeds back to Rosewood later, now partnered with Archer Dunhill.
— Andrea Parker (@TheAndreaParker) June 29, 2017
Andrea Parker Personal Life
Andrea’s personal life is like an open book. She has earned great name and fame from her professional career. But unfortunately, her private life did not pick high. She has married twice in her life.
Andrea Parker is currently married to Michael Birnbaum. The couple has been married for many years and now seems to be getting along with each other very well. As of now, she doesn’t have any children and enjoying their married life.
Andrea Parker was previously married to James Powers. As a loving spouse, they spend awful life together. But her husband passed away, and she remained unmarried for several years.
Her hobbies include stunt driving and target shooting. Parker prefers to ride horses, spend time with family and friends and drive hot wheels. She likewise attended the Motion Picture Stunt Driving Course in San Bernardino, California.
Andrea Parker Net Worth
The actress 5′ 10″ Supports various charities including The Michael J. Fox Foundation and Project Angel Food. Her most of profit source hails from her acting career and endorsements.Parker has a net worth of a whopping $ 5 million. She has reportedly earned an annual salary of a whopping 800 thousand dollars.She is also active on social net working sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.