Laura Linney Biography

Date of Birth: February 05, 1964 (53)
Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Gender: Female

Theatre: Time Stands Still (Tony nom.), Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Sight Unseen (Tony nom.), The Crucible (Tony nom.), Uncle Vanya, Honour, Holiday, The Seagull, Six Degrees of Separation. Television: "The Big C" (Emmy and Golden Globe), "John Adams" (SAG, Golden Globe, Emmy), "Frasier" (Emmy), "Wild Iris" (Emmy), all three "Tales of the City," "The Laramie Project." Select film: Nocturnal Animals, Sully, Genius, Mr. Holmes, The Savages (Oscar nom.), Kinsey (Oscar nom.), You Can Count on Me (Oscar nom.), The Other Man, The Squid and the Whale, Love Actually, Mystic River, Man of the Year, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, P.S.: The Life of David Gale, The Truman Show, Absolute Power, Primal Fear, Dave. Upcoming film: The Dinner. Upcoming TV: "Ozark." Training: Juilliard, Brown University. Member: AEA, SAG.

Laura Linney Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, The Little Foxes
 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award
Laura Linney, The Little Foxes
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, The Little Foxes
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Laura Linney, Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, Time Stands Still
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, Time Stands Still
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Laura Linney, Time Stands Still
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, Les Liaisons Dangereuses
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney , Sight Unseen
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Laura Linney, Sight Unseen
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, The Crucible
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Laura Linney, The Crucible
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Laura Linney, Uncle Vanya
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1992 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Laura Linney, Sight Unseen
 
Theatre World Awards - 1992 - Performance
Laura Linney, Sight Unseen