Date: Published Sept 2008
Signed By: Deborah Feingold in Pencil
Edition: 21 Prints Available World Wide
Atelier: Dekkel Fine Art Publishing
Condition: New – mint condition
Medium: Archival Giclee On 300gsm Fine Art Paper
Laura Leggett Linney(born February 5, 1964) is an American actress.
Throughout her career in film, television, and theatre, Linney has won three Emmy Awards, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award and has been nominated for three Academy Awards and a BAFTA Award.
Linney was born in New York City. Her mother, Ann Perse (n?Leggett), is a nurse who worked at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, and her father, Romulus Linney, is a well-known playwright and professor.
Linney’s paternal great-great-grandfather was Republican U.S. Congressman Romulus Zachariah Linney.
She has a half-sister, Susan, from her father’s second marriage. Linney graduated from the Northfield Mount Hermon School in 1982. She then attended Northwestern University before transferring to Brown University, where she studied acting with Jim Barnhill and John Emigh, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in 1986. Linney then went on to study acting at the Juilliard School.
Linney married David Adkins in 1995. They divorced in 2000. As of 2007[update], she was engaged to Marc Schauer, a real estate agent in Telluride, Colorado.
She was a guest and presenter at the We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial on January 18, 2009.