Laura Leggett Linney, also known as Laura Linney, is an American actress and singer. Laura Linney has a $10 million net worth as of 2022. She earned her money via her acting and singing careers. Her primary area of employment is in American movies and television. She can sing as well. She began her career in acting by playing bit parts in movies in the 1990s, but she gained renown by portraying Jim Carrey’s wife in the film “The Truman Show.”
She is well recognized for her parts in the Netflix phenomenon Ozark. She has been in a number of critically praised films and television shows. She has also performed in a lot of theater.
Laura Linney takes satisfaction in her two Golden Globe wins, four Primetime Emmy nominations, five Tony Awards, and three Oscar wins.
She has a sizable fan base and is quite active on social media.
Laura Linney: Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Sibling
Her age is 58 as of 2022; she was born on February 5, 1964. She was raised in New York City, New York, where she was born.
She received her elementary schooling from New England’s Northfield Mount Hermon School. She then continued her education at the esteemed Northwestern University before transferring to Brown University. She then relocated to the esteemed Julliard School to hone her acting abilities. She participated extensively in several plays during her time in college.
|Full Name||Laura Leggett Linney|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
|Date of Birth||5 February 1964|
|Birth Place||New York City, United States|
|Profession||Singer and Actress|
|Hometown||New York City, United States|
|School||Northfield Mount Hermon School, New England
The Juilliard School, New York
|College / University||Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Laura Linney is from a New York City family with theatrical roots. She was born in the United States.
Romulus Linney, her father, was a playwright and lecturer. Ann Leggett, her mother, used to work as a nurse in a cancer hospital.
Susan Linney is the second half-sister of Laura Linney. When she was just six months old, her parents got divorced, and her mother raised her in Manhattan.
In a committed relationship is Laura Linney. Marc Schauer and she have been wed since 2009. From 1995 to 2000, she was married to David Adkins. She gave birth to a baby in 2014 who was given the name Bennett Armistead Schauer.
Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Laura Linney is a stunning woman with a sweet disposition. She has a lovely grin and a lean body. She is around 55 kg tall and 5 feet and 8 inches wide. She has captivating blue eyes, and her hair is blonde.
Career Laura began her acting career in the 1990s by playing supporting parts in films such as Lorenzo’s oil, Searching for Bobby Fischer, Dave, and others. She participated in the 1993 television miniseries Tales of the City as well as its 1998 follow-up, More Tales of the City. She appeared in an episode of the Law and Order television series in 1994. She continued to participate in numerous Broadway and off-Broadway productions at the same time. This significantly aided her in honing her acting abilities.
She appeared in numerous suspenseful films between 1995 and 1997, including Congo, Primal Fear, and Absolute Power. The Truman Show gave her her first major role as Jum Carrey’s wife (1998). She appeared in the 2000 film You can count on me. Both critics and viewers gave this movie very favorable reviews.
She played the same character from “Tales of the City” again in “Further Tales of the City” in 2001. She appeared in the 2002 television film Wild Irirs. For her role in the film, she received an Emmy nomination. She collaborated with Liam Neeson in a Broadway production of the timeless play “The Crucible” that same year. She made an appearance on the Philadelphia Chickens children’s CD that same year.