Suzanne Cryer is an eminent actress who has depicted several prominent roles on Broadway, TV and in movies, with her breakout role as Laurie Bream in the TV series, Silicon Valley. Since the inception of her acting career in 1992, the comely actress has featured in many TV series, Broadway and films including Law & Order, Proposals, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place, among others. So far, she has established herself as a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry.
Suzanne Cryer’s Biography
The beauteous actress was born, Suzanne Rossell Cryer on 13th January 1967 in the tourist city of Rochester, New York, USA to her parents Dick Cryer and Libby Cryer. There are no details of her father’s line of work, however, her mother, Libby Cryer established PAX, an organization that deals on student’s exchange program set in place to build an inter-cultural education in high school, she serves as the chairperson. When she was two years old, her family relocated to Fairfield County, Connecticut where she was raised together with her sister whose identity is unknown.
Suzanne Cryer completed her basic education from Greenwich High School, Connecticut in 1984. Soon after her graduation from high school, she went to Yale University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature. In addition, she furthered her education by receiving a post-graduate degree from Yale School of Drama.
Movies and TV Shows
After appearing in multiple Broadway productions like Richard III and As You Like It, while still studying at the Yale School of Drama, Suzanne Cryer made her first TV appearance in the NBC TV series, Law & Order in 1992. She was ushered into the limelight with her outstanding depiction of Ashley Walker in the ABC television series, Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place. The sitcom which aired from 1998 to 2001 on ABC received positive reviews as it was also a commercial success.
Cryer got the first big break of her career by starring as Laurie Bream in the multiple award-winning TV series, Silicon Valley which premiered in 2015. The show became very popular and has won many awards including Satellite Award for Best Television Series Musical Comedy and Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Program. Her film works include Wag The Dog, Wilbur Falls, and The Cloverfield Paradox while her TV shows and Broadway credits are Frasier, Desperate Housewives, Criminal Minds, Arcadia, The Philadelphia Story and What Didn’t Happen at Playwright’ Horizon.
Facts About Suzanne Cryer
1. Cryer is a Teacher
Cryer began her teaching profession as a sixth-grade literature teacher in public schools in New York following the completion of her education. She is also working towards her collaboration with Los Angeles’ teachers to imbibe the knowledge of the legendary literary author, Shakespeare into elementary school pupils.
2. Her Marriage and Kids
Along with her prosperous acting career, Suzanne Cryer has a blissful personal life too. She is married to her longtime boyfriend, The Dead Undead actor, Gregory Luke whom she got acquainted with on a movie set. The couple wedded on 23rd September 2000. The marriage is blessed with three children, two sons, and a daughter. Though the adept actress is very secretive when it comes to revealing information about her personal life and family, she has managed to disclose that her eldest son, Charles Luke is studying at Portola middle school.
3. Her Net Worth
Cryer has starred in several popular movies, Broadway productions, and TV series and has earned a tremendous sum from her job. The exact figure of her net worth is not known, however, the fact that she purchased a mansion in California worth about $70 million says a lot about her wealth.
4. Cryer’s Height
The dexterous actress is quite tall with a picturesque body that commensurates her height. Suzanne Cryer stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 m) and weighs about 59 kg (130 lb).
5. She Has a Social Media Presence
Suzanne Cryer is not the social media type but still commands over 2k followers on Instagram and over 5.4k followers on Twitter.