While neither actor has addressed the end of their relationship, Danes recently opened up about what it was like to be the other woman.“I was just in love with him and needed to explore that and I was 24 …Mary-Louise Parker (born August 2, 1964) is an American Tony-, Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning actress. Parker majored in drama at the North Carolina School of the Arts.Some of her better known works include Fried Green Tomatoes, Boys on the Side, Proof, The West Wing, Angels in America, and her current role on Showtime's television series Weeds portraying Nancy Botwin. Her mother was Swedish and her father was a judge and served in the U. She then got her start in a bit part on the soap opera Ryan's Hope. In the lead-up to the release of her memoir “Dear Mr.You,” many wondered if the “Weeds” star, 51, would address former boyfriend Billy Crudup leaving her for Claire Danes when she was seven months pregnant with their child in 2003.She won the Clarence Derwent Award for her performance and was nominated for a Tony Award.Parker also briefly dated her co-star Timothy Hutton during this time.
“I realize now that whatever I was walking through was part of my life, one piece of a bigger story that is mostly beautiful,” she wrote.
That same year, Parker was noticed by critics when she appeared in the movie adaptation of another Lucas play, Longtime Companion, one of the first movies to confront AIDS in the public arena.
This role was followed by her appearance in 1991's Grand Canyon, which also starred Mary Mc Donnell, Alfre Woodard and Kevin Kline.
For a while, Parker did not speak about her split with Crudup. Please, I know I am awful, it’s been made clear but look at me please. I realize now that whatever I was walking through was part of my life, one piece of a bigger story that is mostly beautiful.” In December 2006, Parker started dating actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan, whom she met on set of Weeds.
However, in November 2015, she released a memoir, Dear Mr. Though she writes each letter anonymously and does not reveal the names or identities of the men, there is speculation about who the intended parties were for each one. It hurts to even breathe,” continuing with, “I’m trying to get through it but I’m by myself every night and every morning and no one, nothing helps. Look at me.” She went on to apologize to the driver in the letter saying, “I don’t know what you thought, if you had a daughter or a wife or if my little drama was a hangnail compared to your life,” further adding, “I have thought of you and know you wouldn’t remember me but I am sorry . In September 2007, Parker adopted a girl, Caroline Aberash Parker, from Ethiopia.