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Laura Linney

Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
The Truman Show (1998) | Mystic River (2003) | Primal Fear (1996)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 45 wins & 77 nominations More »
BORN 
Feb 5, 1964 (age 52)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Films in Production (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (43 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Jill (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The Big CThe Big C (TV Series) Cathy Jamison (40 episodes, 2010–2013), Executive Producer (40 episodes, 2010–2013), Performer ("What About Love") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010–2013 40
    • The Finale (May 20, 2013) Cathy Jamison, Executive Producer  Less
    • Quality of Death (May 13, 2013) Cathy Jamison, Executive Producer  Less
    • You Can't Take It with You (May 6, 2013) Cathy Jamison, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for John AdamsJohn Adams (TV Mini-series) Abigail Adams (7 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 7
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  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Narrator (2 episodes, 2005–2006)  Less 2005–2006 2
  • Primary photo for American Dad!American Dad! (TV Series) Doctor Gupta (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Roger 'n' Me (Apr 23, 2006) Doctor Gupta (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Charlotte / Mindy (6 episodes, 2003–2004)  Less 2003–2004 6
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  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Marlene (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The Laramie ProjectThe Laramie Project (TV Movie) Sherry Johnson  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Zelda Fitzgerald (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Wild IrisWild Iris (TV Movie) Iris Bravard  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Further Tales of the CityFurther Tales of the City (TV Mini-series) Mary Ann Singleton (3 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for Running MatesRunning Mates (TV Movie) Lauren Hartman  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Love LettersLove Letters (TV Movie) Melissa Gardner Cobb  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the CityArmistead Maupin's More Tales of the City (TV Mini-series) Mary Ann Singleton (6 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 6
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  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Martha Bowen (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Armistead Maupin's Tales of the CityArmistead Maupin's Tales of the City (TV Mini-series) Mary Ann Singleton (6 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 6
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  • Primary photo for Blind SpotBlind Spot (TV Movie) Phoebe  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Class of '61Class of '61 (TV Movie) Lily Magraw  Less 1993
Self (86 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Made in HollywoodMade in Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2012–2015)  Less 2012–2015
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Herself - Guest (3 episodes, 2004–2015)  Less 2004–2015
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest (3 episodes, 2005–2015)  Less 2005–2015
  • Primary photo for Live with Regis and Kathie LeeLive with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series) Herself - Guest (5 episodes, 2007–2015)  Less 2007–2015
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  • Primary photo for WeekendWeekend (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Red Nose DayRed Nose Day (TV Special) Herself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Letters to Jackie: Remembering President KennedyLetters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy Narrator  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The 65th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Broadway.com ShowThe Broadway.com Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Watch What Happens: LiveWatch What Happens: Live (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (2 episodes, 2010–2013)  Less 2010–2013
  • Primary photo for Kathleen Kennedy 2013 Pioneer of the Year Award Tribute ReelKathleen Kennedy 2013 Pioneer of the Year Award Tribute Reel (Short) Herself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Entertainers with Byron AllenEntertainers with Byron Allen (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Olympia Dukakis: UndefinedOlympia Dukakis: Undefined Herself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 2010–2012)  Less 2010–2012
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 2010–2012)  Less 2010–2012
  • Primary photo for Masterpiece TheatreMasterpiece Theatre (TV Series) Herself - Host (3 episodes, 2011–2012)  Less 2011–2012
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Herself - Guest (3 episodes, 2005–2012)  Less 2005–2012
  • Primary photo for The 69th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a TV Series - Comedy or Musical  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 63rd Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Herself - Guest (5 episodes, 2000–2011)  Less 2000–2011
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  • Primary photo for A Poem Is...A Poem Is... (TV Series) Narrator  Less 2011– 
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Stand Up to CancerStand Up to Cancer (TV Special) Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The City of Your Final Destination: Sorting It Out at Ocho RiosThe City of Your Final Destination: Sorting It Out at Ocho Rios (Video) Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The 64th Annual Tony AwardsThe 64th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Lead Actress in a Play & Presenter  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln MemorialWe Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial (TV Special) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actors StudioInside the Actors Studio (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (5 episodes, 2007–2009)  Less 2007–2009
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  • Primary photo for The 66th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Best Actress in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 60th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The 62nd Annual Tony AwardsThe 62nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Featured Actor in a Play  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for An Evening at the Academy AwardsAn Evening at the Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for E! Live from the Red CarpetE! Live from the Red Carpet (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for La noche de los OscarLa noche de los Oscar (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Oscar's Red Carpet 2008 with Regis PhilbinOscar's Red Carpet 2008 with Regis Philbin (TV Special) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The 80th Annual Academy AwardsThe 80th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Sunday Morning ShootoutSunday Morning Shootout (TV Series) Herself / Himself (5 episodes, 2003–2008)  Less 2003–2008
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  • Primary photo for The Oprah Winfrey ShowThe Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for SpeechlessSpeechless (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Breach: Anatomy of a CharacterBreach: Anatomy of a Character (Video) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Breaching the Truth: The Making of 'Breach'Breaching the Truth: The Making of 'Breach' (Video) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Megan Mullally ShowThe Megan Mullally Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Corazón de...Corazón de... (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Armenian GenocideArmenian Genocide (TV Movie) Maria Jacobsen (voice)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 2006 Independent Spirit Awards2006 Independent Spirit Awards (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 63rd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Movie) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Film '72Film '72 (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for MarthaMartha (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for MagacineMagacine (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for How's It Going to End? The Making of 'The Truman Show'How's It Going to End? The Making of 'The Truman Show' (Video) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 59th Annual Tony AwardsThe 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Play & Presenter: Memorial Tribute  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Kinsey Report: Sex on FilmThe Kinsey Report: Sex on Film (Video) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 77th Annual Academy AwardsThe 77th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Supporting Actress & Presenter: Best Animated Short  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 20th IFP Independent Spirit AwardsThe 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Male Lead  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowEllen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 62nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself - Guest (3 episodes, 1997–2004)  Less 1997–2004
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series & Co-Presenter: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Mystic River: From Page to ScreenMystic River: From Page to Screen (TV Short) Herself / Annabeth Markum  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 58th Annual Tony AwardsThe 58th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Revival of a Play  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Moving Image Salutes Richard GereMoving Image Salutes Richard Gere (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 2004 IFP/West Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2004 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards (TV Movie) Herself - Presenter: Special Distinction Award  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 10th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards10th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for GomorronGomorron (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Day by Day: A Director's Journey Part IDay by Day: A Director's Journey Part I (Video) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for RI:SERI:SE (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The 60th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The StorytellersThe Storytellers (Video) Herself / Sarah  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Gala Paramount Pictures Celebrates 90th Anniversary with 90 Stars for 90 YearsGala Paramount Pictures Celebrates 90th Anniversary with 90 Stars for 90 Years (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for AutographAutograph (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 2001–2002)  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for Woodrow Wilson and the Birth of the American CenturyWoodrow Wilson and the Birth of the American Century (TV Movie) Nellie Wilson (voice)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 73rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 73rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 2001 IFP/West Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2001 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Herself (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for 7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role / Co-presenter: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for You Can Count on Me: A Look InsideYou Can Count on Me: A Look Inside (Video) Self  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Politically IncorrectPolitically Incorrect (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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