caught up with the Emmy winner, who was happy to meet up with her ex-boyfriend to talk. She was so miffed when I didn't get my act together." PHOTOS: Sarah Jessica Parker's Fabulous Footwear!The actor took responsibility for the breakup in an interview with in 2008, telling the mag, "I liked to drink, and I had a drug problem, and that didn't jibe with Sarah Jessica, because it is the furthest thing from what she is. Both stars famously found love after they parted ways.Also in 1993, she starred as a police diver opposite Bruce Willis in the film Striking Distance.The following year, she appeared opposite Johnny Depp in the critically acclaimed movie Ed Wood as Wood's girlfriend Dolores Fuller.Parker has identified culturally with her father's religion, Judaism, although she has had no religious training.She has said that even while her family lived in Cincinnati, her mother emulated a New York lifestyle.
The family later moved to Englewood, New Jersey, where Parker attended Dwight Morrow High School.
She was selected for a role in the new 1977–81 Broadway musical Annie: first in the small role of "July" and then succeeding Andrea Mc Ardle and Shelley Bruce in the lead role of the Depression-era orphan, beginning March 1979. In 1982, Parker was cast as the co-lead of the CBS sitcom Square Pegs.
The show lasted just one season, but Parker's performance, as a shy teen who showed hidden depths, was critically well received.
The Sirius XM radio host, 61, asked Downey Jr., 50, about the state of his relationship with Parker after he previously voiced plans to reach out to the star, also 50.
PHOTOS: Sarah Jessica Parker's Style Evolution "You know how life goes and so many things happen, particularly when you're looking at the back nine and you're not a kid anymore," the actor began.
Anytime I was in a relationship, I thought, ' You're gonna bury me next to this woman.' It's not that simple and God has other plans." Downey Jr., who said he was "absolutely" in love with the stunning actress, added that the two are in a good place now. "It's a little bit stilted but then there's this familiarity that overtakes it and you realize you're just in the presence of this fully mature mother and woman and artist and human being.