Sarah Wayne Callies is a Proud Mom of Two: All Details Here!
Best known as Sara Tancredi from serial drama Prison Break,Sarah Wayne Callies is a proud mom of two. Callies is widely loved for playing tough and brutal roles; Her role Lori Grimes in the horror series The Walking Dead,was a pathbreaker in her career.
Sarah was born on June 1, 1977, in La Grange, Illinois. Aged 44, Callies has been a part of a trove of hit projects throughout her career, spanning over 18 years. Married to her husband of 19 years, Callies has been vocal about her journey as a mother. The actress says parenthood has been an enlightening and rewarding experience.
Sarah Wayne Callies Adopted a Biracial Kid!
The Walking Dead actress married Josh Winterhalt on July 1, 2002. There is not much information about the pair's relationship or Callies's husband's bio. And the little insights fans have in their marriage is via Callies's eloquence when it comes to her children. Callies and her husband welcomed their first child, Keala Winterhalt, in 2007.
Sarah and her husband adopted a biracial son. Photo Source: Amo Mama
The couple is pretty reticent about their personal life; during the birth of Keala, they preferred keeping the details a secret. Callies later adopted a son named Oakes Wayne, born in 2013. "My son is adopted, its a trans racial adoption," she revealed while in the conversation for her series, Council of Dads.
The actress later revealed, she was almost on the verge of quitting acting when the script of Council of Dad came her way. Callies says the script resonated with her life so strongly, just like in the series; she had many dads growing up. "I've never cried reading something like this," she said.
Sarah keeps in touch with her son's biological mother. Photo Source: Twitter
The actress further reveals that she keeps in touch with her son's biological mother. "I look at the journey she took to make the decision for my son, and my feelings are only gratitude, respect and love," said Callies. "Parenthood is about a lot of failure," says the 44 years old actress. In her interview with The New York Post, she reveals, her children don't think she is a cool mom.
Sarah Wayne Callies's Aftershock Podcast!
Sarah leads the new scripted podcast series, Aftershock, which also stars David Harbour and Jeffrey Dean Morgan. The Walking Dead actress not only stars in the podcast but is also in charge of writing and directing the series. The all-star cast includes Tati Gabrielle, Janel Parrish,and many more.
Sarah's recently launched 'Aftershock' is a big hit. Photo Source: The Hollywood Reporter
The new iHeart Radio original podcast tells a post-apocalyptic story about an earthquake that devastates Los Angeles. The series was planned and recorded during the pandemic. It has been receiving unanticipated positive reverberations till now. The podcast ranked number 1 on Apple for a couple of weeks.
Through that podcast, she wanted to voice the plights of indigenous people and their fight for control of their land. "It also seemed to me that it would be an opportunity to tell stories I've known my whole life, but haven't seen much in pop culture," said the Prison Break star.
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