Sarah Roemer is a former American model who has gone on to become an accomplished actress. The stunning blonde enjoyed a career start that most people can only dream of. She was just a regular teenager shopping in a 7/11 when she was scouted at the age of 15. Since then, Roemer has appeared in several international magazines including GQ and Esquire. She has also shared the screens with the likes of Richard Gere and Shia Labeouf.
Sarah Roemer’s Age and Early Life
Sarah Christine Roemer was born on the 28th of August 1984 in San Diego, California. The actress/model has not disclosed specific details about her family. It is however known that she has an elder brother. Roemer grew up in San Diego and attended Horizon Junior and Senior High School. Due to her natural tall, lean and gorgeous looks; she stood out wherever she went and it wasn’t long before she started attracting the attention of agents and scouts alike.
When she was 15 years old, Roemer went to a 7/11 store to get a cup of coffee before school. While there, the owner of a modelling agency approached her and encouraged her to try her hands at modelling. She signed up with the agency and subsequently moved to L.A. for her modelling career. Sarah Roemer spent the next two years modelling until she met a lady who offered to manage her if she wanted to break into the movie industry.
She took up the offer and subsequently commenced her acting career in 2006, with her debut appearance coming on the indie film, Wristcutters: A Love Story. Since then, the San Diego native has appeared in several movies including The Grudge 2, Cutlass, Asylum, Fired Up!, Falling Up, Waking Madison, Locked In, The Con Artist, Hachi: A Dog’s Tale, The Girlfriend Game, Manhattan Undying and Disturbia. Disturbia is a 2007 thriller about a young man, Kale, who suspects that his neighbour is a serial killer. Kale’s suspicions later prove true but he manages to save the life of his loved ones including his mom who did not believe him. The movie featured Shia LaBeouf as Kale while Roemer played the role of his ally/love interest, Ashley. Disturbia received several awards including choice movie: horror/thriller at the 2007 Teen Choice Awards. It also did well at the box office; grossing $117.8 million on a budget of just $20 million.
Sarah Roemer’s Husband and Kids
Sarah Roemer is married to the fellow movie star, Chad Michael Murray. The couple shares some similarities as they both started out as models before delving into acting. Murray initially modelled for the likes of Gucci and Tommy Hilfiger before commencing his acting career in 1999 on the TV series, Gilmore Girls. Since then, he has appeared in several movies and TV series including Riverdale, Dawson’s Creek, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, A Cinderella Story, Freak Friday, The Carrier, The Haunting in Connecticut 2 and One Tree Hill (where he played the unforgettable role of Lucas Scott).
Roemer and her beau commenced their relationship in 2014 after meeting on the set of the TV series, Chosen. The couple later tied the knot in a private ceremony in January 2015. The Disturbia star and her husband now have two kids. The first, a son named Rex, was born in May 2015 while their second, a daughter, was born in March 2017.
In June 2018, Sarah Roemer poked fun at her husband’s Ex, Sophia Bush. Bush had suggested in an interview that she felt pressured to marry Murray during their marriage which only lasted five months. Roemer responded to these comments by sharing a meme on her Instagram which read “wait a second… my producers also made me marry Chad Michael Murray!” #13yearslater #Iwishpeaceandloveforall.
Sarah Roemer is 5 feet 7½ inches (1.71 m) tall and weighs 121 lbs or 55 kg. Her hair colour is blonde while her eye colour is blue. Other additional body measurements are bust – 34 inches (86cm), waist – 24 inches (60cm) and hips – 34 inches (86cm).
Other Facts about Sarah Roemer
- She appeared on the cover of Sportswear International Magazine in the summer of 2004.
- She is a big-time animal lover and has two dogs namely; Dylan and Clyde.
- The actress appeared in the music video for David Cook’s 2009 single, Come Back to Me.
- Her hobbies include activities such as surfing and horse riding
- Sarah Roemer is a budding producer and served as an assistant producer on the 2010 indie thriller, Locked In.