Sharon Lawrence Bio


Relationship Statistics of Sharon Lawrence

What is Sharon Lawrence marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Sharon Lawrence get married ? (married date):May 31, 2002
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How many children does Sharon Lawrence have ? (name):None
Is Sharon Lawrence having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Sharon Lawrence lesbian ?: No
Who is Sharon Lawrence husband ? (name):Tom Apostle

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Sharon Lawrence’s relationship status is married.

She married Dr. Tom Apostle in May 31, 2002 at the Greek Orthodox church Saint Sophia, Los Angeles. Incidentally, Sharon and Tom exchanged vows in the same church where she enacted a marriage scene as Sylvia Costas in NYPD Blue to Detective Andy Sipowicz.

Previous Relationship

Sharon had a relationship with director Thomas Carter for a while in the past.


Who is Sharon Lawrence?

Sharon Lawrence is an American actress. Sharon is also a singer, and dancer.

She is well known for her award-winning portrayal of Sylvia Costas on the show ‘NYPD Blue’

She was nominated thrice for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

Sharon Lawrence- Family, Early Life

Sharon Lawrence was born Sharon Elizabeth Lawrence on June 29, 1961, in Charlotte, North Carolina, the United States. Her Zodiac sign is Cancer.

Her father is Tom Lawrence, a television news reporter for WRAL-TV and mother, Earlyn Lawrence, an education administrator and Head Start supervisor.

Additionally, she has a brother named Mark Lawrence.


Lawrence received her initial schooling in School of Media and Journalism, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

She completed her high school education from Needham B. Broughton High School in Raleigh, North Carolina.

She graduated with a BA in journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1983.

Sharon Lawrence- Professional Life, Career, Achievements


She began her acting career on Broadway stage in the 1987 revival of Cabaret. In the year 1990, she performed in Fiddler on the Roof.

Sharon appeared in several television movies and series in the 1990s, like Cheers, and Star Trek: Voyager.


She was also cast as Assistant District Attorney Sylvia Costas in the ABC police drama series NYPD Blue created by Steven Bochco.


In the year 1996, she left the above show for her comedy series Fired Up on NBC.


Moreover, Lawrence starred with Betty White and Alfred Molina on the short-lived sitcom Ladies Man from 1999 to 2001. She also played Velma Kelly in the Broadway musical Chicago in 2000.

In fact, she had a series regular role on the CBS supernatural drama Wolf Lake from 2001 to 2002.


Lawrence guest-starred on many television dramas and sitcoms in the 2000s. She played Maisy Gibbons, a housewife/prostitute in season one of Desperate Housewives.

After that, she also appeared in Law & Order: Special Victims UnitBoston LegalMonkCurb Your EnthusiasmThe Mentalist, and Body of Proof.


Additionally, Lawrence joined Josh Schwartz’s CBS pilot Hitched. In October 2010, she began a recurring role on One Tree Hillas Sylvia Baker, the mother of Julian Baker who comes to Tree Hill from Los Angeles to plan the upcoming wedding of Julian and Brooke Davis.

Also, she played the lead character mother in a Lifetime comedy-drama Drop Dead Diva from 2009 to 2013.  Whereas, Lawrence also starred in several independent films.

Sharon Lawrence
Caption: Sharon Lawrence on Blue Outfit (Source: Popsugar )

Sharon Lawrence- Awards

1995Screen Actors Guild Awards
2017USA Film Festival

Sharon Lawrence- Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of around $ 6m. As an American actress, she has an average salary of US$ 86,502 and above.

As an American singer, she has an average salary of $21,525-$207,856.

Sharon Lawrence-Body Measurements

Sharon has blonde hair and hazel eyes. Her height is 5 feet 5 inches and weight is 57 Kg. Her body measurement is 36-26-37 inches and her cup size is 34B.

Sharon Lawrence-Twitter, Instagram

She has around 22.5K followers on Twitter and about 16.6K on Instagram.

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