June 30, 1972
48 years old
Blue / Green
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
34-25-35 in | 86-63.5-89 cm
58 kg | 128 lbs
7.5 US | 38 EU
Molly Parker was born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada, on June 30, 1972, is a Canadian actress.
Young Molly Parker first started performing with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet Company.
She began her acting career in local theater productions, at the age of 14.
She made her film debut in direct-to-video teen comedy Just One of the Girls (1993) in role as Lynne.
She landed her big screen debut in Western adventure movie Last of the Dogmen (1995) in role as Nurse.
She got her television debut in Canadian drama series Neon Rider (1991) in episode "Parent's Day", in role as Dora "Susie" Brody.
Her breakthrough performance came as Sandra Larson in thriller film Kissed (1996).
Jockey (2021) drama in role as Ruth, opposite Clifton Collins Jr. and Moises Arias
Pieces of a Woman (2020) drama in role as Eva, with Vanessa Kirby, Shia LaBeouf and Ellen Burstyn
Words on Bathroom Walls (2020) romantic drama in role as Beth, opposite Charlie Plummer, Andy Garcia and Taylor Russell
She won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Actress for her role as Sandra Larson in thriller film Kissed (1996).
She won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Sarah in comedy drama film Last Wedding (2001).
She was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her performance as Florence in drama romance movie The Center of the World (2001).
Max (2002) political drama opposite John Cusack, Noah Taylor and Leelee Sobieski
Wonderland (1999) drama with Jack Shepherd, Kika Markham and Shirley Henderson
Pure (2002) drama opposite Keira Knightley and David Wenham
That's What I Am (2011) comedy drama with Ed Harris and Chase Ellison
Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012) romance drama opposite Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen
The Five Senses (1999) comedy drama with Mary-Louise Parker and Nadia Litz
Suspicious River (2000) drama opposite Callum Keith Rennie and Sarah-Jane Redmond
American Pastoral (2016) crime drama with Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning
1922 (2017) horror drama with Thomas Jane, Dylan Schmid and Kaitlyn Bernard
Small Crimes (2017) crime thriller opposite Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Robert Forster
Madeline's Madeline (2018) drama thriller with Helena Howard and Miranda July
Deadwood: The Movie (2019) Western opposite Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane and John Hawkes
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her role as Alma Garret in HBO Western television series Deadwood (2004-2006).
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Jackie Sharp in Netflix political thriller television series House of Cards (2014-2016).
She was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actress in a Streaming Presentation for her role as Maureen Robinson in Netflix science fiction television series Lost in Space (2018- ).
Titanic (1996) CBS miniseries in role as Lulu Foley
Twitch City (1998-2000) Canadian sitcom in role as Hope
Swingtown (2008) CBS drama series in role as Susan Miller
Shattered (2010) Canadian police procedural series in role as Ella Sullivan
Dexter (2011) Showtime crime drama mystery series in role as Lisa Marshall
The Firm (2012) legal thriller series in role as Abby McDeere
Goliath (2016) Amazon Studios legal drama series in role as Callie Senate
Wormwood (2017) Netflix docudrama miniseries in role as Alice Olson
Studied acting at the Gastown Actors’ Studio in Vancouver.
She trained in ballet from ages 3 to 17.
Has one younger brother, Henry.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
She was married to producer and director Matt Bissonnette (2002-2012) they have one son, William Strummer Bissonette.