New York City, New York, USA
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Laura Leggett Linney (born February 5, 1964) is an American actress of film, television, and theatre. Linney has won three Emmy Awards, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She has been nominated for the Academy Award three times and once for the BAFTA Award. She will star in the upcoming Showtime original series, The Big C with Oliver Platt and Gabourey Sidibe.
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Northfield Mount Hermon School, Northfield, MA (1982)
BFA Theater Arts, Brown University (1986), Juilliard School (1989)
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Laura Legett Linney
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Laura Leggett Linney (born February 5, 1964) is an American actress. A three-time Academy Award nominee and three-time Tony Award nominee, she won her first Emmy Award in 2002 for Wild Iris (2001), and had subsequent wins for Frasier (2003–04) and John Adams (2008). From 2010–13, she starred in the Showtime series The Big C, which won her a fourth Emmy in 2013. She is also a two-time Golden Globe Award winner.
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Married||Marc Schauer and Laura Linney
have been married since 2nd May 2009. |||
Marc Schauer and Laura Linney have been married for 7 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in Aug 2007 and were married on 2nd May 2009.
Laura Linney was previously married to David Adkins (1995 - 2000).
She has also been in relationships with Eric Stoltz (2000).
Laura Linney has a son named Bennett, age 2.
Laura Linney is a 52 year old American Actress. Born Laura Legett Linney on 5th February, 1964 in New York City, New York, USA and educated at Northfield Mount Hermon School, Northfield, MA (1982), she is famous for Meryl on The Truman Show in a career that spans 1992–present. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Laura Linney has been in 10 on-screen matchups, notably with Gabriel Byrne in A Simple Twist of Fate (1994), Jim Carrey in The Truman Show (1998), Kelsey Grammer in Frasier (1993), Jeff Daniels in The Squid and the Whale (2005) and Oliver Platt in The Big C (2010).
Laura Linney is a member of the following lists:
Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Primetime Emmy Award winners,
Actresses from New York City and
21st-century American actresses.
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