Net Worth: $16 Million
- Age 54 years old
- Birth Place St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
- Full Name Linda Denise Blair
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth January 22, 1959
- Occupation Actress, producer, animal rights activist
About Linda Blair
Linda Denise Blair is a popular actress as well as a producer. She has a net worth of $16 Million.
Linda Blair has worked on a lot of movies and television shows – this is where her wealth comes from. Linda Blair made an appearance in the documentary “Confessions of a Teenage Vigalante” in 1984. She is also the co-author of the book “Going Vegan”. She hogged the limelight by playing the role of a possessed child, Regan in the movie “The Exorcist” of 1973. Blair was nominated for an Academy Award and two Golden Globes for this movie. She received the People’s Choice Award for the best supporting actress for this movie. She was seen in Exorcist II: The Heretic as well where she reprised her role.
Linda made an appearance at the 18th annual Malaga Fantasy and Horror Film Festival in 2008 to accept a Lifetime Achievement Award for her contribution to the horror genre. Apart from movies and TV shows and series, she is also an animal rights activist working with PETA, Feed the Children, Variety and other organizations.
She was born in St. Louis, Missouri U.S. on January 22nd 1959 and was raised in Westport, Connecticut. She started her career at the age of 6 as a child model. Blair starred in quite a few low-budget horror and exploitation films, including Hell Night (1981), Chained Heat (1983) and Savage Streets (1984). But of course, she really became famous only after The Exorcist.
Towards the end of the 1970s, Blair faced legal troubles and was arrested and charged with drug possession. She underwent 3 years’ probation and paid a $5000 fine. Linda has not been able to make a comeback since this incident.