Laura Linney

Name in Native Language: "Laura Leggett Linney" (English/EN)
Television Actress / Film Actress / Character Actress / Stage Actress / Actress | * 02/05/1964 (56) | New York City, New York, USA
Laura Leggett Linney (born February 5, 1964) is an American actress and singer. She is the recipient of several awards, including two Golden Globe Awards and four Primetime Emmy Awards, and has been nominated for three Academy Awards and four Tony Awards. Linney made her Broadway debut in 1990 before going on to receive Tony Award nominations for the 2002 revival of The Crucible, the original Broadway productions of Sight Unseen (2004) and Time Stands Still (2010), and the 2017 revival of The Little Foxes. On television, she won her first Emmy Award for the television film Wild Iris (2001), and had subsequent wins for the sitcom Frasier (2003–04) and the miniseries John Adams (2008). From 2010 to 2013, she starred in the Showtime series The Big C, which won her a fourth Emmy in 2013, and in 2017 she began starring in the Netflix crime series ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Laura Linney

Theatre World Award Golden Globe Award Emmy Award Crystal Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress 2x Academy Award for Best Actress 3x Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play

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Movies with Laura Linney as Actress(59)

as Sarah2020 Falling
as herself2018 Olympia
as Claire Lohman2017 The Dinner
as Lorraine Sullenberger2016 Sully
as Anne Sutton2016 Nocturnal Animals
as Louise Saunders2016 Genius
as Mrs. Munro2015 Mr. Holmes
as Doctor Goodman2013 Morning
as Sarah Shaw2013 The Fifth Estate
as Daisy2012 Hyde Park on Hudson
as North Pole Computer (voice)2011 Arthur Christmas
as Nina Hogue2011 Sympathy for Delicious
as Lila2011 The Details
as Lisa2008 The Other Man
as herself2008 Making 'John Adams'
as Kate Burroughs2007 Breach
as Wendy Savage2007 The Savages
as Mrs. X2007 The Nanny Diaries
as Jesse2006 The Hottest State
as Eleanor Green2006 Man of the Year
as Narrator2006 Annie Oakley
as Laura Marshall2006 Driving Lessons
as Maria Jacobsen (voice)2006 The Armenian Genocide
as Claire2006 Jindabyne
as Erin Bruner2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose
as Joan Berkman2005 The Squid and the Whale
as Clara McMillen2004 Kinsey
as Louise Harrington2004 P.S.
as Annabeth Markum2003 Mystic River
as Constance Hallaway2003 The Life of David Gale
as Sarah2003 Love Actually
as Connie Mills2002 The Mothman Prophecies
as Sherry Johnson2002 The Laramie Project
as Iris Bravard2001 Wild Iris
as Callie2000 Maze
as Lauren Hartman2000 Running Mates
as Bertha Dorset2000 The House of Mirth
as Samantha Prescott2000 You Can Count on Me
as Rachel Van Dyke1999 Lush
as Melissa Gardner Cobb1999 Love Letters
as Meryl Burbank / Hannah Gill1998 The Truman Show
as Kate Whitney1997 Absolute Power
as Janet Venable1996 Primal Fear
as Dr. Karen Ross1995 Congo
as Nancy Lambert Newland1994 A Simple Twist of Fate
as Lily Magraw1993 Class of '61
as Randi1993 Dave
as School Teacher1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer
as Phoebe1993 Blind Spot
as Young Teacher1992 Lorenzo's Oil

TV Shows/Series with Laura Linney as Actress(20)

as Mary Ann Singleton2019 Tales of the City
as Wendy Byrde2017 Ozark
as Laura Linney (voice)2014 BoJack Horseman
as Cathy Jamison2010 The Big C
as herself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Mary Ann Singleton2001 Further Tales of the City
as Mary Ann Singleton1998 More Tales of the City
as Mary Ann Singleton1993 Tales of the City
as Mindy (voice)1993 Frasier
as Charlotte Connor1993 Frasier
as Narrator (voice)1988 American Experience
as Abigail Adams1977 Rafferty

TV Shows/Series with Laura Linney as Crew(1)

Production/Producer2010 The Big C

Full Name: Laura Linney
Born: Wednesday, 02/05 1964 (February) in Manhattan (current age: 56 years + 235 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Brown University, Juilliard School, Northwestern University, Northfield Mount Hermon School
Father: Romulus Linney
Laura Linney frequently works together with these people:
Patton Oswalt (13x, Actor)
Kristin Chenoweth (10x, Actress)
Clint Eastwood (9x, Actor)
Kelsey Grammer (9x, Actor)
Allison Janney (9x, Actress)
David Boreanaz (8x, Actor)
Kevin Bigley (8x, Actor)
Daniel Radcliffe (7x, Actor)
Ben Affleck (7x, Actor)
Martin Short (7x, Actor)
Felicity Huffman (7x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:816, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/02/2020