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Gender: Female

Known Credits: 66

Birthday: 1964-02-05

Place of Birth: New York City - New York - USA

Adult Actor: False

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Laura Linney


Laura Leggett Linney (born February 5, 1964) is an American actress of film, television, and theatre. Linney has won three Emmy Awards, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She has been nominated for the Academy Award three times and once for the BAFTA Award. She has also been nominated three times for a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play.

She received a Golden Globe award for her role in The Big C.

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2016 Sully as Lorraine Sullenberger
2016 Genius as Louise Saunders
2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
2015 Mr. Holmes as Mrs. Munro
2013 The Fifth Estate as Sarah Shaw
2013 Morning
2013 Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy as Herself - Narrator
2012 Hyde Park on Hudson as Daisy
2012 The Details as Lila
2011 Sympathy for Delicious as Nina Hogue
2011 Arthur Christmas as North Pole Computer (voice)
2010 The Big C - (40 episodes) as Cathy Jamison
2009 The City of Your Final Destination as Caroline Gund
2008 The Other Man as Lisa
2008 John Adams - (9 episodes) as Abigail Adams
2008 John Adams as Abigail Adams
2007 The Nanny Diaries as Mrs. X
2007 Breach as Kate Burroughs
2007 The Savages as Wendy Savage
2006 Man of the Year as Eleanor Green
2006 The Megan Mullally Show - (2 episodes)
2006 The Hottest State as Jesse
2006 Jindabyne as Claire
2006 Driving Lessons as Laura Marshall
2005 The Squid and the Whale as Joan Berkman
2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose as Erin Bruner
2005 American Dad! - (1 episode)
2004 P.S. as Louise Harrington
2004 Kinsey as Clara McMillen
2003 Mystic River as Annabeth Markum
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show - (1 episode)
2003 Love Actually as Sarah
2003 The Life of David Gale as Constance Hallaway
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! - (1 episode)
2002 RI:SE - (1 episode)
2002 The Mothman Prophecies as Connie Mills
2002 The Laramie Project as Sherry Johnson
2001 Further Tales of the City - (4 episodes) as Mary Ann Singleton
2001 Further Tales of the City as Mary Ann Singleton
2001 Wild Iris as Iris Bravard
2000 You Can Count on Me as Samantha Prescott
2000 Maze as Callie
2000 The House of Mirth as Bertha Dorset
2000 Running Mates as Lauren Hartman
1999 Love Letters as Melissa Gardner Cobb
1999 Lush as Rachel Van Dyke
1998 More Tales of the City - (1 episode) as Mary Ann Singleton
1998 The Truman Show as Meryl Burbank / Hannah Gill
1997 The View - (3 episodes)
1997 Absolute Power as Kate Whitney
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - (1 episode)
1996 Primal Fear as Janet Venable
1995 Congo as Dr. Karen Ross
1994 A Simple Twist of Fate as Nancy Lambert Newland
1993 Frasier - (2 episodes)
1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer as School Teacher
1993 Tales of the City
1993 Dave as Randi
1993 Blind Spot as Phoebe
1993 Class of '61 as Lily Magraw
1992 Lorenzo's Oil as Young Teacher
1990 Law & Order - (1 episode)
1986 American Masters - (0 episodes) as Zelda Fitzgerald
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee - (1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards - (2 episodes)
1900 Tales of the City - (26 episodes) as Mary Ann Singleton
2010 The Big C - (40 episodes) … Producer