Welcome to the Laura Linney Fan Page! Here you will find information about Laura Linney, starring in The Truman Show. A soon to be released film from Paramount Pictures which also stars Jim Carey, in his first dramatic role. There is a collection of pictures and several Laura Linney related links. All accessible on the web! We're still working on the page, but you should find some interesting stuff now. All of us here enjoy Laura's talents and wish her all the best. Thanks for your support.
Laura Linney made her motion picture starring debut in Congo after appearing in supporting roles in A Simple Twist of Fate, Dave, Searching for Bobby Fischer and Lorenzo's Oil. She starred in Paramount's Primal Fear with Richard Gere and most recently in Absolut Power with Clint Eastwood and Gene Hackman. Her television appearances include the leading role of Mary Ann Singleton in PBS's Tales of the City, and the Hallmark Hall of Fame Blindspot starring opposite Joanne Woodward. She has recently starred in Philip Barry's "Holiday", a comedy of manners, at the circle in the square in New York.
A graduate of Brown University, Laura studied at Moscow's Arts Theater School and is a graduate of The Juilliard School. While at Juilliard, she appeared in Top Girls, The Matriarch and other productions. She subsequently appeared in regional theater and off-Broadway productions, including John Patrick Shanley's Beggars in the House of Plenty. Linney won a Theater World Award and a Drama Desk nomination for Sight Unseen. She has appeared on Broadway in The Seagull, with Ethan Hawke, Tyne Daly and Jon Voight, Six Degrees of Separation with Stockard Channing and Hedda Gabler with Kelly McGillis, for which she won the 1994 Calloway Award.