Sarah Polley is a Canadian actress, writer, director, and producer. She was born on January 8, 1979, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Polley began her acting career as a child, appearing in films such as “The Adventures of Baron Munchausen” (1988) and “Ramona” (1988-89). She later gained critical acclaim for her performances in independent films such as “The Sweet Hereafter” (1997), “Go” (1999), and “My Life Without Me” (2003).
Polley has also worked as a writer, director, and producer, and has received numerous accolades for her work behind the camera. She wrote and directed the films “Away from Her” (2006), “Take This Waltz” (2011), and “Stories We Tell” (2012), all of which were well-received by critics.
In addition to her work in film, Polley has also been involved in political activism and social justice causes, including the Canadian environmental movement and the fight for Indigenous rights.
Sarah Polley Parents: Meet Diane Polley and Harry Gulkin
Sarah Polley was born to Diane Polley and Harry Gulkin. Polley discovered in 2007 that her biological father, Michael Polley, who had raised her, was not her biological father.
Polley’s film Stories We Tell chronicled her mother’s affair and her biological father Harry Gulkin, producer of the film Lies My Father Told Me (1975). (2012).
Diane Polley was a Canadian actress and casting director. Unfortunately, Diane Polley passed away in 1990 when Sarah Polley was only 11 years old.