Mia Sara Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Sep, 2018
Facts of Mia Sara
Date of Birth: 1967 , June-19
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Mia Sara
Birth Name Mia Sarapocciello
Father Jerome Sarapocciello
Mother Diana Sarapociello
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn Heights, New York City
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White-American
Profession Actress
Net Worth $1.5 million
Eye Color Brown – Dark
Hair Color Brown – Dark
Body Measurements 30-23-33
Shoe Size 7.5 (US)
Famous for Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Married Yes
Married to Brian Henson ( 2010)
Children Dashiell Connery, Amelia Jane Henson
Divorce Jason Connery (2002)
Education St. Ann`s School, Brooklyn, NY (1985)
Awards Saturn Award
Movies Turn of Faith,Lost in Oz,The Impossible Elephant
TV Show Birds of Prey (TV series),Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again
Siblings Cassie Sarapocciello
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American actress Mia Sira is best known for her role as Sloane Peterson in the 1986 comedy movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Sloane Peterson is a girlfriend of lead character Ferris Bueller, a high school student in the movie. Sira is also mostly known for her work in Legend and Timecop.  

She has been married twice. She was married to Jason Connery (1996-2002). Since 2010, she is married to Brian Henson. She has two children from two marriages. 

Early Life And Bio Of Mia Sara

Mia Sara is a St. Ann's School graduate. She completed her high school education in 1985. After graduating from high school, she enrolled in acting at teacher Roy London's classes and studied acting with the famous acting theater called Famed. Her first appearance was a recurring role on the daytime opera soap called 'All My Children'. 

Mia Sara's Professional Career

The actress has a younger sibling named Cassie Sarapochiello. Sara is best known for her role as Sloane Peterson famous 1986's comedy movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off and other movies like Legend and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

Sara's most noticeable role was in the 1986 movie Legend where she portrayed Princess Lili while she was only sixteen years old and was still attending her high school.

She appeared alongside Tom Cruise, Tim Curry, David Bennett, Alice Playten, Billy Barty, Cork Hubbert and other stars.

Sara's other hit movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off did an extraordinary business which instantly uplifted her career as an established Hollywood actress. 

CAPTION: The actress Mia Sara SOURCE: Gazette Review

Sara appeared in the miniseries Queenie, a roman à clef on actress Merle Oberon, as well as 1992's A Stranger Among Us. In 1994, she starred opposite Jean-Claude Van Damme in the blockbuster Timecop.

Her television roles have included playing Annie Knox in the science fiction series Time Trax and Dr. Harleen Quinzel in the short-lived WB Network superhero show Birds of Prey in 2002. Her other works include Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King, Tinseltown, as well as The Witches of Oz

In the year 2012, Sara appeared in a movie Dorothy and the Witches of Oz. She appeared alongside Paula Rojas, Eliza Swenson, Billy Boyd, Christopher Lloyd, Sean Astin and other stars. 

Mia Sara's Net Worth And Salary

The actress Mia Sara has an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million according to Celebrity net worth. Her main source of income is her acting career. In 1994, the actress was a cast in the movie Timecop which became success commercially as it grossed over $100 million on a $27 million budget. She featured in the movie alongside Jean-Claude Van Damme and Ron Silver

Sara's another box office hit movie was Ferris Buller's Day Off which was turned out as one of the top-grossing films of the year 1986 making receiving $70.1 million over a $5.8 million budget. In the movie, she shared the screen alongside Matthew Broderick and Alan Ruck

The actress is also a private pilot and holds a license. She received her private pilot's license in 1994. As a licensed pilot, she earns an average of $112,657 to $146,834.

Mia Sara's Personal life, Married, Husband, Children

A film and TV actress, Mia Sara is a married woman and has two children. She married her boyfriend Jason Connery, in March 1996. He is a British actor and director and a son of Sean Connery. Also, the couple together performed in 'Bullet to Beijing'.

The couple welcomed their son named Dashiell Quinn Connery in June 1997. He is an aspirant actor. He has featured in a few movies. After five years of married life, the couple got divorced in 2002. The reason behind their separation is still a mystery.

CAPTION: Mia Sara and her husband SOURCE: The List

Following their divorce, the actress went on to marry Brian Henson, son of Jim Henson who created the famous Comedy movie The Muppets. The couple exchanged their vows on 6 April 2010.

The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Amelia Jane Henson, born in 2005. Sara and her husband Henson are living together for quite a long time with no any rumors of divorce neither extra affairs. 

Her husband is a multi-persona; a puppeteer, producer, director, technician and the chairman of The Jim Henson Company. He grew up in entertainment family background. Her father is a great puppet and cartoonist.

He has worked in several movies and television shows as an actor, director and production department including Return to Oz (1985), Little Shop of Horrors (1986), Labyrinth (1986), The Storyteller (1988 and 1990).

He is also the co-creator, producer and a performer in the adult puppet-based show Puppet Up! He also played various characters from that variety show on the British program That Puppet Game Show. In addition to this, he also performed one of his father’s characters, The Muppet Newsman, for the first time.

Mia Sara's Body Measurement

Mia Sara stands a wonderful height of 1.6 meters i.e. 5 feet 3 inches. Her weight is 52kg and has a body measurement of 30-23-33. She has a dark brown colored eye. 

 

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