Life of Laura Linney

Celebrity Q&A, Featured Article, People
on June 22, 2012

What can you tell us about Laura Linney of PBS’s 'Masterpiece Classic?'
—James Vernon, Folkston, Ga.

The New York native, 48, has been nominated for three Oscars and three Tony Awards and won three Emmys. The Brown University graduate starred on Broadway in 'Time Stands Still,' 'The Crucible,' 'Sight Unseen' and 'Hedda Gabler.' Among her movies are The Savages, You Can Count on Me, Kinsey, Mystic River and The Truman Show. In December, she’ll be back on the big screen opposite Bill Murray in the film Hyde Park on Hudson. She currently stars in the Showtime series 'The Big C' on as a suburban mom is battling terminal cancer. She and her real estate agent husband live in Connecticut.