She appeared as a guest and presenter at the We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial on January 18, 2009.Linney currently resides with her husband and children.She also served on the board of the University’s student workshop called Production Workshop.Linney made her career debut appearing in minor roles in early 1990s movies. She rose to prominence appearing in the public mini-series, Tales of the City in 1993."The actresses will play the roles in repertory, appearing opposite each other at each performance." The limited engagement of the 1900 play, set in Alabama, about greed and ambition will begin previews on March 29 and will open April 19 at MTC's Samuel J. Laura Linney is a very beautiful and talented actor.
She became the winner of Emmy Award in 2002 for her notable performance in the movie, Wild Iris.
Linney was born as Laura Leggett Linney on February 5, 1964, Manhattan, New York City, U. She is a daughter of Miriam Anderson “Ann” Perse (her mother) and Romulus Zachariah Linney IV.
As far her nationality, she is an American, belonging to the White-American ethnicity.
Linney’s mother was a nurse at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and her father was a widely recognized playwright and professor. Linney grew up living with her mother in a small bedroom apartment in modest circumstances.
Her paternal great-great-grandfather, Romulus Zachariah Linney was Republican U. She has a half-sister named Susan from her father’s second marriage.