Lydia Susanna Hunt is a famous TV, film and stage actress who has made her film debut from the movie Popeye in the year 1980. She has also won an academy award for being the supporting actress. She has also won Oscar for playing the role of a man in a movie. She has been able to gain huge recognition by working on the movies in Dune, Eleni, The Bostonians, She-Devil, and Twenty Bucks. She has given a strong, successful TV career and then she has also played a role in a TV movie, Basements in the year 1987. If you are interested in knowing about the net worth of Linda Hunt in 2019, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
She was born on 2nd April in the year 1945 in Morristown in New Jersey. She is the daughter of Elsie Doying Hunt and Raymond Davy Hunt. Her father was vice president of Harper Fuel Oil and her mother it was a piano teacher. She was raised in Westport in Connecticut. She has one sibling named Marcia. Hunt used to go to Interlochen Arts Academy and then she went to the school of drama because she had an interest in theatre and acting.
Since the year 1978, she has been with Psychotherapist Karen Kline. Both of them got married to each other in the year 2008. AT present, they live together in Hollywood, California. They are living with their pet dogs and don’t have children yet. She was diagnosed with Hypopituitary Dwarfism when she was a teenager, and she has got the height of four feet and nine inches only. She is the ambassador for the best friends animal society.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Linda made her film debut in the year 1980 and then she won the academy award in the year 1983 for playing the role of a man in a movie, and she also won Oscar for it. She wore a fake mustache and hairpiece for the role along with make-up. She is also a famous stage actress, and she made her Broadway debut in the year 1975. She has starred in various TV shows for which she gained huge recognition. She has also given her voice for various animation movies. She was also the narrator of a documentary which was telecasted on National Geographic.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Linda Hunt is around $8 million which she has earned by working as an actress, and she began her carer in the late 1970s. She started doing small roles on Television and then she started getting better projects in movies and TV shows. She has also received the academy award for playing the role of a supporting actress in a movie. She has been well known for her acting in the show, The Practice.
Linda Hunt is a famous actress who got huge fame by working in the movies and TV shows along with theatre. She has earned millions with her remarkable acting in the movies. She had been able to become a voice actor also and had got an Oscar for her song.