Lauren Ambrose is best known for her role as Claire in the award-winning drama Six Feet Under. She also spent a considerable amount of time on Broadway playing the title role of Estelleurs. Born and raised in North Palm Beach, Lauren grew up in Encinitas, California and went to college in Los Angeles. She attended the University of Southern California and studied drama; however, she quit after two years. The move to New York City gave her more opportunities as she landed roles in films such as Pretty Woman and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.
Lauren Ambrose was born in January of 1978 and is best known for playing the character named Claire in Six Feet Under. Her career spans over more than fifteen years, which includes appearances on the TV shows, The West Wing, Housefull, Scrubs, Frasier, Weeds, and Entourage. However, she is perhaps best known for her role as Lauren Ambrose in the award-winning drama Six Feet Under. This role came after a role as a pregnant teen in the first season of the show, indicating that this role may have helped make Lauren Ambrose a name that viewers are familiar with. Furthermore, this role earned Lauren an Emmy nomination for her work on Scrubs.
This memoir offers an insight into the life of the real Lauren Ambrose. We learn about her upbringing in North Palm Beach as a single mother and about the many different characters that she played throughout her years on screen. This memoir delves into the different characters that spawned her in the sitcoms including Dad, Chef, Mrs. Fisher, Officer Andy, Dr. David Melchor, and Officer Brooke. While this may seem like a small description of the characters that rose in the show, it is important to note that there were definitely many different personalities that comprised the cast. Additionally, the different characters offered different experiences for Lauren. In this memoir, Lauren reveals how these different characters left an impression on her and how those impressions helped shape the woman that we know today.
The author takes us inside the psyche of Lauren Ambrose and gives us a glimpse of the person that she really was on screen. She describes the many different characters that influenced Lauren’s life and shares the many pitfalls and successes that she had as an actress on television. This book is informative and entertaining at the same time. The writer talks about the many auditions that she went on in order to break into the acting business and how each one of them ended up with a great role in movies and television programs throughout the years. She also shares some of her favorite parts from the past and talks about how those roles have shaped who she is today.
This memoir takes you deep within the psyche of Lauren Ambrose. The author connects with readers on a very personal level because she shares so much about her life and how it has influenced the people that are close to her. Everyone should know exactly who Lauren Ambrose is and what her strengths and weaknesses are. Lauren’s story is interesting and illuminating, and we learn more about ourselves as we follow the various steps that the young actress took to get to where she is today. The author tells us how her determination to be a film actress helped her achieve success but also gives insight into her personal failures that she faced along the way. Reading about Lauren’s failures helps us understand her strengths and how she perseveres.
The author of this book knows how important it is to connect with the reader on an emotional level. She speaks directly to the reader and gives them a glimpse into the character that she so deeply admires. Through Lauren Ambrose, everyone can find the best known and unknown parts of their life and connect with the many lessons that are hidden within Lauren Ambrose’s story.