Laura Leggett Linney is a renowned American actress and a singer. She has been the recipient of numerous awards, which includes Golden Globe awards and the four-time Primetime Awards. She also had a chance to get nominated for the Academy Awards and also the Tony Awards. She was able to make her debut in the year 1990 on the Broadway before she went on and received Tony Award nomination for 2002 film by the name ‘The Crucible’ and also ‘Sight Unseen’ among many others. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Laura Linney in the year 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Linney was born in the year 1964 on February 5th in Manhattan. The mother is Miriam Anderson Perse, who was working as a nurse at Memorial Sloan Cancer Center and the father was Romulus Linney IV, who was an excellent playwright and was a professor. She was able to grow in very modest upbringing, and she lived with her mother in a very small one bedroom apartment. She has a half-sister whose name is Susan, and she is from her father’s second marriage.
Linney got married to David Adkins in the year 1995, and they got divorced in the year 2000. In the year 2007, she went on and became engaged to Marc Schauer, who is a real estate agent from the Telluride, Colorado. During her wedding day, in the year 2009, she got to be walked down the aisle by a fellow actor by the name Liam Neeson. In the year 2014, that was when she gave birth to her son.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Linney first landed a minor role in a film that was dubbed Lorenzo’s Oil, and it was followed by the role that she played in Dave in the year 1993. She rose to popularity in a TV mini-series that was dubbed ‘Tales of City’ that was released in the year 1993. She would then be cast in the series of very high profile thrillers in a film that was titled ‘Congo.’ Her Hollywood debut was in a film that was dubbed ‘Primal Fear.’
Her major Hollywood breakthrough would come after she appeared in a television show that was dubbed ‘The Truman Show.’ She went on and appeared in some notable films that included Life of David Gale and Mystic River.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Laura Linney is estimated to be over $8.5 million. This wealth has been generated from her career as an actress who has appeared in very many television shows and films. Her prowess has seen her earn huge earnings which have increased her net worth.
Laura Linney is an accomplished actress who has been able to appear in very many films and television shows. She has displayed a lot of hard work and dedication which has seen her net worth rise. She is among the few actresses who has managed to stay away from controversies. Much more can be expected from her.