Net Worth: $7 Million
- Age 48 years old
- Birth Place New York, NY, United States
- Height 1.70 m
- Marital Status Married
- Full Name Laura Leggett Linney
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth February 5, 1964
- Occupation film and television actress
- Education Brown University, Juilliard School
About Laura Linney
Laura Leggett Linney or Laura Linney is an American theater, television and film actress. Her net worth is estimated to be $7 Million. In her years of acting, she has received many nominations and awards. Best known for her performances in Kinsey, The Truman Show and Mystic River, Laura has got two Golden Globe awards, three Emmy awards, and one Screen Actors Guild award. She has received Oscar and Tony nominations three times, though she is yet to win any of them.
Laura Linney started off with theater though with “Six Degrees of Separation”. That was in 1990. Though she has made a name in television shows and movies, and has earned considerable wealth from both these sources, but she never did completely forget about theater. She keeps appearing for Broadway and Off-Broadway productions from time to time. Some of these productions include “The Crucible”, “Time Stands Still”, “Hedda Gabbler” and “Sight Unseen”. Laura even received a Tony award nomination for Best Leading Actress.
Some of the movies where she has appeared include “The Truman Show”, “Primal Fear”, “Mystic River”, “You Can Count on Me”, “The Savages”, and “Kinsey”. Many of these movies have gone on to become huge commercial successes. Her performances have been critically acclaimed too. The first movie where she acted is “Lorenzo’s Oil”.
Laura Linney got married in 1995 to David Adkins. However the couple divorced in 2000. She married again in 2009. Liam Neeson walked her down the aisle in her second marriage. Romulus Zachariah Linney, the Republican Congressman is her paternal great-great-grandfather.