A Canadian actress, film director and a writer Sarah Polley first gained the attention for portraying her role as Sara Stanley in a Canadian TV series known as Road to Avonlea. In addition to that, Sarah has also starred in numbers of the feature movies which also include The Sweet Hereafter, Exotica, The Weight of Water, Guinvere, My Life Without Me, Splice, Mr. Nobody, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen and Dawn of the Dead. Sarah is the native of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She came into this world on 8th January of the year 1979 which has now made her reach at the age of 37.
Sarah was born as the youngest child among the five children to her parents. Her parents are Diane Elizabeth and Michael Polley. Her father is a British born actor who became an insurance agent after he and Elizabeth began a family whereas her mother was also an actress as well as a casting director. It is believed that her father was her biological father but as an adult, she discovered that her biological father was actually Harry Gulkin with whom Elizabeth had affair. She went to get her education from the Subway Academy II. After that, she got enrolled at Earl haig Secondary School but she later dropped out when she was 15 years old.
A beautiful and talented actress has already got married. She has married twice and divorced once. At first, she was married to her first husband named David Wharnsby with whom she tied her knot in 2003. They stayed together till they got separated in 2008. After that, she again got married with her second husband David Sandomierski with whom she exchanged her vows on 23rd August 2011. Her present husband is a Canadian law clerk who is working on his PhD in law at University of Toronto. She also has two children, both daughter together with her second husband. She gave birth to their first baby on 7th February 2012 and named her Eve. Later, she revealed in August 2014 that she had already gave birth to their second daughter.
At the beginning of her career, Polley’s first cinematic appearance was at the age of 4 as Molly in Disney movie called One Magic Christmas. She was also in a pilot episode of Friday the 13th as well as she also made her appearances in a small role in sci-fi horror movie of William Fruet called Blue Monkey. When she was 8 years old, she was cast as Ramona Quimby in a TV series Ramona which was based on Beverly Cleary’s books. Same year, she also played as one of the lead roles in Terry Gilliam’s The Adventures of Baron Munchausen.
Later, she came into the eye of public in 1990 as Sara Stanley on a popular CBC TV series known as Road to Avonlea which made her famous and financially independent. After that, she was also hailed as Canada’s Sweetheart by the popular press. Her net worth has been estimated as $2 million. Besides that, to get in contact with her and to know more about her bio, she can be connected through Instagram and twitter.