Laura Linney

Laura Leggett Linney (born February 5, 1964) is an American actress and singer. She is most well known for her performances in films such as The Truman Show, Mystic River and Kinsey, among others. She also played the lead role of Cathy Jamison in the Showtime series The Big C, which completed its fourth and final season in May 2013.

During her career, she has received four Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Additionally, she has been the recipient of three Academy Award nominations and three Tony Award nominations.

Known For


Cast Credits

The Big C (2010)
Starring as Catherine 'Cathy' Jamison (4 episodes)
John Adams (2008)
Starring as Abigail Adams
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
Guest starring as Laura Linney
King of the Hill (1997)
Guest starring as Marlene
Frasier (1993)
Guest starring as Mindy
Guest starring as Charlotte (5 episodes)
The Late Show with David Letterman (1993)
Guest starring as Laura Linney (2 episodes)
Ozark ()
Starring as Wendy Bird

Crew Credits

The Big C (2010)
Show crew as Executive Producer