Parker Posey

Biography: TIME magazine dubbed her "The Indie Queen," and few actresses have worked as often...or received so many critical accolades...as Parker Posey. In her ten years as an actress, she has made more than thirty films, ranging from such independent classics as "Dazed and Confused," "Party Girl," and "The House of Yes," to big budget fare like "You've Got Mail," "Scream 3" and "Josie & the P-u-s-s-ycats." She's also a member of Christopher Guest's stock company, playing prominent parts in his cult hits, "Waiting for Guffman" and "Best in Show."

Born in Baltimore and moving to Laurel, Mississippi as a child, she attended college at the prestigious State University of New York (where she roomed with ER's Sherry Stringfield), but dropped out just three weeks shy of graduation in order to accept her first professional gig, a role on the soap opera "As the World Turns." Although she primarily works in films, Posey has had several memorable turns on TV, from a recurring role in
TIME magazine dubbed her "The Indie Queen," and few actresses have worked as often...or received so many critical accolades...as Parker Posey. In her ten years as an actress, she has made more than thirty films, ranging from such independent classics as "Dazed and Confused," "Party Girl," and "The House of Yes," to big budget fare like "You've Got Mail," "Scream 3" and "Josie & the P-u-s-s-ycats." She's also a member of Christopher Guest's stock company, playing prominent parts in his cult hits, "Waiting for Guffman" and "Best in Show."

Born in Baltimore and moving to Laurel, Mississippi as a child, she attended college at the prestigious State University of New York (where she roomed with ER's Sherry Stringfield), but dropped out just three weeks shy of graduation in order to accept her first professional gig, a role on the soap opera "As the World Turns."

Although she primarily works in films, Posey has had several memorable turns on TV, from a recurring role in "Tales of the City" mini-series to guest voicing on "The Simpsons" and "Futurama," and playing a recurring character on "Will & Grace."
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Parker Posey's Scores

Average career score: 50
Highest Metascore: 78 Best in Show
Lowest Metascore: 14 Mixed Nuts
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 31
  2. Negative: 9 out of 31
31 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
53 Irrational Man Jul 17, 2015 Cast / Rita / Rita 6.2
51 21 Years: Richard Linklater Nov 7, 2014 Cast 6.0
52 Fay Grim May 18, 2007 Fay Grim 7.2
48 The Oh in Ohio Jul 14, 2006 Priscilla Chase 7.7
48 Adam & Steve Mar 31, 2006 Rhonda 6.8
42 The Event Oct 3, 2003 Nick 4.6
56 The Anniversary Party Jun 8, 2001 Judy Adams 6.5
47 Josie and the Pussycats Apr 11, 2001 Fiona 8.7
57 You've Got Mail Dec 18, 1998 Patricia Eden 6.8
54 The House of Yes Oct 10, 1997 'Jackie-O' Pascal 4.5
46 Flirt Aug 7, 1996 Emily tbd
55 Party Girl Jun 9, 1995 Mary 10