American actress, Sara Gilbert is best known as the creator of CBS program, The Talk. She is the two-time Emmy Award nominee for 1988 ABC sitcom, Roseanne. Similarly, her role as Leslie Winkle on CBS’s The Big Bang Theory (2007) is laudable.
Sara Gilbert Bio & Family
The actress was born as Sara Rebecca Abeles on 29 January 1975 in Santa Monica, California to Jewish parents, Barbara Cowan (née Crane) and Harold Abeles. She went to Yale University to complete her graduation in majors in 1997 for arts and photography.
Sara stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m) with around 49 kg body weight.
Career & Net Worth
The 44-year-old has a net worth of $35 million from her acting career from the mid-’80s. She got her first role of Jean in the 1984 TV movie, Calamity Jane. Most of the credentials of her increasing wealth are primarily from the TV shows like Roseanne (1997), 24 (2002), Twins (2005) and The Big Bang Theory (2007). Likewise, she is also the former creator of CBS daytime program, The Talk from its first air debut on 18 October 2010. Sadly, the CBS on 9 April 2019 announced Sara is leaving the show after nine long seasons.
Sara Gilbert on her leave from The Talk on 9 April 2019 (Video: YouTube)
Besides TV, her big screen presence can be felt from the movies like Laws of Attraction (2004) and Light It Up (1999) to name a few.
Sarah’s Partner From Her Co-star To TV & Music Personality
Well, most of the people know that Sarah is a lesbian. As a result, her partner is former 4 Non-Blondes frontwomen, Linda Perry. The pair announced their engagement in April 2013 followed by a nuptial on 30 March 2014. Together, the duo has a son, Rhodes Emilio Gilbert Perry, born on 28 February 2015. Besides Rhodes, they do not have any other kids.
Sara Gilner with her partner Linda Perry (right) at the 2019 Golden Globe Awards (Picture: Eonline)
Before Linda, Sarah’s affair was with a TV producer, Allison Adler since 2001. They have two kids; a son, Levi Hank, born in October 2004, and a daughter, Sawyer Jane, born in August 2007 before their amicable separation in August 2011.
Talking about his early affairs, she was in a relationship with her Roseanne co-star, Johnny Galecki. During the time, Sara knew she was a lesbian.
Some Interesting Facts About Sara Gilbert
- Sara’s maternal grandfather is The Honeymooners maker Harry Crane.
- She has four older half-siblings, two named Melissa Gilbert and Jonathan Gilbert from her mother’s side. They were a part of the 1984 TV series, Little House on the Prairie.
- The artist chose Gilbert as her last name from her mother’s first husband, Paul Gilbert. Likewise, she has two siblings, Patrice, and Joseph from her dad’s other matrimony.
- Sarah on her show, The Talk admitted being Lesbian in July 2010.