Lauren Graham

Quick Info

NameLauren Graham
BirthdayMarch 16
ProfessionActress, Novelist, Producer
Networth$12 Million

Lauren Graham is a successful American actress and author who was born on March 16, 1967. She is very popular public figure and is renowned for her roles as  Lorelai Gilmore on The WB/CW television series Gilmore Girls and received nomination  for Screen Actors Guild, Golden Globe and Satellite Awards for her role. Along with it she was also known for her role as Sarah Braverman on the NBC television drama Parenthood.

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Lauren Graham is also an author and made her debut by publishing her first novel entitled “Someday, Someday, Maybe” with Ballantine Books in 2013. Later in 2016 after filming a reunion miniseries with Netflix she published an autobiography with humor book entitled “Someday, Someday, Maybe”.

Net Worth

Lauren Graham has a staggering $12 million as her net worth thanks to her versatility and talent as an actress and an author. She has earned a lot of fame along with her fortune.

Real Estate

In 2005 Lauren Graham sold her house making her $6 million profit, after a month she purchased a historic property from Portia de Rossi for $3.2 million.

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In 2018 Lauren Graham sold her New York City apartment for $825,000 which featured one-bedroom, one-bathroom. In 2022 August 23 she purchased a single family property house in LA for $2.7 million. It was measured to be about 2,007 sq ft which costed $1,345 per square foot.


Lauren Graham as an actress, author and producer gets her paycheck through various places. Her salary per episode of “Parenthood” was $175,000. For “Gilmore Girls,” she was paid $50,000 per episode during the first four seasons. Later due to her fame and hard work her salary was raised by $50,000 per episode which made $100,000 per episode. She also earned $750,000 per episode for the 2016 Netflix revival.

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Brand Endorsements and Deals

Lauren Graham is a role model for many people and as a public figure many brands offer her hefty amount of money for their brand endorsements. She also gets her paycheck from her various T.V rights and royalty and as well as her novels.

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Early Life, Education and Parents

Lauren Graham was born on March 16, 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her father’s name is Lawrence Graham who was a lobbyist for the candy industry who had served as president of the National Confectioners Association while her mother, Donna Grant worked as a fashion buyer. Lauren Graham, during her young age she lived in Japan while her father was in Vietnam working for the United States Agency for International Development. When Lauren was 5 her parents decided to split up and got divorced and she moved to Virginia suburbs with her father.

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As a youth Lauren rode horses competitively and later on she moved to acting. Polishing her talent at Langley High School, where she took part in the drill team and graduated in 1984. She graduated from Barnard College of Columbia University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature. Later in 1992 she moved to Texas and earned  a Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting Performance from Southern Methodist University.



1998Confessions of a Sexist Pig
One True Thing
1999Dill Scallion
2001Sweet November
2002The Third Wheel
2003Bad Santa
2004Seeing Other People
2005Lucky 13
Life Coach
The Amateurs
The Pacifier
2006Black Diamonds: Mountaintop Removal & The Fight for Coalfield Justice
2007Because I Said So
Evan Almighty
2008Birds of America
Flash of Genius
2009The Answer Man
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
2010It’s Kind of a Funny Story
2014A Merry Friggin’ Christmas
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
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1995-1996Caroline in the City
Good Company
3rd Rock from the Sun
Law & Order
1998Conrad Bloom
2000 – 2007Gilmore Girls
2001Chasing Destiny
2002Family Guy
2006Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip
2009The Bridget Show
2011The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
2012Project Runway
Go On
2014Hollywood Game Night
Web Therapy
2015Repeat After Me
The Odd Couple
The Late Late Show
2016Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life
2017Curb Your Enthusiasm
2018The Peter Austin Noto Show
2020-2021Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
2021-2022The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers
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2005Choice TV Parental UnitsWon
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Controversies and Relationship

Just like any other celebrities Lauren was also a victim of a controversy which sparked over the social media because of her TV series Gilmore Girls in which the series was heavily criticized for the coffee cups being too annoying because of its emptiness and its physics.

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Lauren was in relationship with Peter Krause in 2010 but later after 11 years of togetherness they decided to split up in 2021. She also admitted to have dated a few co-stars in past when asked about being linked with Patterson which was a rumor only. She has two children, a son named Liam James and a daughter named Maybell James. Both children were born through surrogacy.

More info

Height1.75 m
Birth placeHonolulu, Hawaii

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Does Lauren Graham have a child?

She has two children, a son named Liam James and a daughter named Maybell James. Both children were born through surrogacy.

Did Matthew Perry and Lauren Graham date?

Lauren did not date Matthew Perry as she disclosed that he has been an excellent life long friend.

Did Lauren and Scott date in real life?

No, Lauren and Scott did not date in real life but she confessed to have dated some few co stars but not Scott.

Is Lauren Graham on Instagram?

Yes, Lauren is on Instagram as @laurengraham with over 345K followers.

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