Piper Lisa Perabo is an American producer , activist and actress well known for her role of an aspiring singer in “Coyote Ugly”. While studying Theatre at Ohio University in 1998, she went with her boyfriend who is an actor for his audition and Denise Fitzgerald, the casting director noticed her and made her read a few lines and her performance was appreciated.
After this she moved on to New York, got a chance to take part in hip-hop drama “Whiteboys” a Fitzgerald found her projects to work for. It was all exciting for her to get paid for work she absolutely loved to do.
As an activist, to put light on world’s refugee crisis, she speaks for “International Rescue Committee”.
Piper Perabo Bio: Age, Parents, Early Life
She is 43 years old(as in April 2020) and was born on October 31, 1976 in Dallas, Texas. Her parents chose her name as Piper Perabo being inspired by the actress Piper Laurie.
Piper Perabo Familyv Details
She is the daughter of Mary Charlotte( a physical therapist) and George William Perabo(lecturer in poetry). She has two younger brothers named Noah Perabo(born in 1979) and Adam Perabo(born in 1981).
Her Great Grandfather is “Frederick Joseph Perabo” and great grandmother is “Edna B”. Both are of German descent.
Piper Perabo Body Measurements
Her height is 1.66 m and her weight is 53kg. Her body measurements are 33–24–34. She has slim body type.
Piper Perabo Salary
She used to charge $75 for an episode while she was doing “Covert Affairs”.
Piper Perabo Ethnicity
White. She is of English, German, Irish(Father), Norwegian(mother) descents. Her surname “Perabo” is confused to be Portuguese but it is German instead.
Piper Perabo Boyfriend
She had a boyfriend in the start of her career in New York City who was seen with her in her audition.
Piper Perabo Net Worth
Her net worth is $10 million
Piper Perabo Education Details
In 1994, she graduated from Toms River High School North where she was the president of National Honor Society, member of Marinerettes as a dancer and editor of school magazine named Polaris. She learnt acting at Trinity/La MaMa Performing Arts Program in 1996. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre(in 1998) from Honors Tutorial College, Ohio University. She speaks French fluently.
Piper Perabo Career Details
She has worked as a waitress after her graduation days when she was in New York. Piper is an American actress involved in movies, stage and TV acting roles. She was nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as a CIA Agent named Annie Walker in a spy drama series called “Covert Affairs”.
Her first feature film was a comedy movie named “Whiteboyz” where in audition she told she can rap but it was a lie but she learnt it later.
Then in 2000, she appeared in a romantic, comedy, drama movie named “Coyote Ugly”. She also won “MTV Movie Award” for Best Music moment for the movie “One Way or Another”.
She also participated in some independent films like “Lost and Delirious”.
She has managed to get praised for her work from many famous personalities including Owen Gleiberman, Jim Lane, and Roger Ebert.
She has played a character of an FBI Agent in “The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle”.
You can see her in “Lost and Delirious” as a boarding school student falling in love with a female classmate.
The play “Reasons to be pretty” in which Piper appeared was nominated for the Tony for best play. She is also an activist, she raises awareness about World’s Refugee crisis.
Piper Perabo Marriage Details
She engaged in 2013 and later married on July 26, 2014 to Stephan Kay, a film writer and director in New York City. They had a 3 year long relationship before marriage. They had met each other while working together on Covert Affairs (2010).
Piper Perabo Children
She has no children although she is married to Stephan Kay. She is the stepmother of Kay’s Daughter.
Piper Perabo Films
- Lost and Delirious (2001)
- Cheaper by the Dozen (2003)
- Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)
- The Prestige (2006)
- Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
- Looper (2012)
She also portrayed as a CIA Agent Annie Walker, a lead role on the USA Network spy drama series Covert Affairs (2010–14).
Piper Perabo Social Media Presence
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