Laura Leggett Linney is an American actress who mainly works in the American film and television industry. She is a singer too. She entered the field of acting by taking small roles in movies in the 90s but rose to fame by playing Jim Carrey’s wife in a movie called ‘The Truman Show’.
She is very well known for her roles in Netflix super hit series called Ozark. She has been a part of several critically acclaimed television series and movies. She has done a significant amount of theatre too.
Laura prides herself with two Golden Globes awards, four Primetime Emmy Awards along with a nomination for five Tony Awards and three Academy Awards.
She is very active on social media and has a huge fan following.
Laura Linney Wiki/Biography
Born 05th February 1964, her age is 57 years as of 2021. She was born and brought up in New York City, United States.
She completed her primary education from Northfield Mount Hermon School in New England. After that, she attended the prestigious Northwestern University and after that transferred to the Brown University. After that, she moved to the prestigious Julliard School to polish her acting skills. While in college, she actively took part in various plays.
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Laura Linney belongs to a family with a theatrical background from New York City. She is an American by Nationality.
Her father’s name was Romulus Linney who was a playwright and professor. Her mother’s name is Miriam Anderson and she was a nurse at a Cancer hospital.
Laura has a half sister named Susan as well. Her parents divorced when she was only 6 months old and she was raised by her mother in Manhattan.
Laura is in a committed relationship. She has been married to Marc Schauer since 2009. She was previously married to David Adkins from 1995-2000. In 2014 she gave birth to her son named Bennet Armstead Schauer.
Laura is a beautiful woman with a charming personality. She has an appealing smile and a toned physique. She is 5 feet and 8 inches tall and weighs around 55 Kg. Her hair color is blonde and she has mesmerizing blue eyes.