|Celebrated Name:||Linda Gray|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Linda Ann Gray|
|Age:||79 years old|
|Birth Date:||12th September 1940|
|Birth Place:||Santa Monica, California, U.S|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Ed Thrasher (m. 1962, div. 1983)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Kehly Thrasher and Jeff Thrasher)|
|Is Linda Gray Lesbian/Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Actress, model, director, producer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Linda is an American actress who has been acting since 1963. She is best known with her Sue Ellen Ewing character in the American drama “Dallas,” which aired from 1978 to 1991. Besides acting, Linda is also a film director, producer and also worked as a model before retiring. Her career began with television commercials before appearing to get regular appearances in television dramas in the 1970s.
Some of her best films include Oscar, which she appeared alongside Sylvester Stallone, Grand-Daddy Day, Haywire, Murder in Peyton Place, The Wild and the Free, Dogs, Highway Heartbreaker, Accidental Meeting and many more. She has also starred in numerous television dramas since 1974, winning several awards for her impressive performances.
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Early Life & Biography
Linda Ann Gray was born on 12th September 1940 in Santa Monica, California. Her father worked as a watchmaker in Culver City in California while her mother Marjorie Gray was a stay at home mum. Her first career interest was in modeling, which she did in the 1960s. She grew up with her sister Betty who she was very close to. Apart from this information, most of her childhood is not known to the public as she is known to treasure her privacy so much.
Linda married Ed Thrasher in 1962 when she was only 22 years old. Ed is a photographer and an art director who designed a lot of album covers in the 1960s to 1970s. Their union is blessed with two children, with Jeff Thrasher being their firstborn. Later their second-born Kelly Sloane was born.
After 21 years of marriage, the two divorced in 1983, and no reason was given as the cause of their divorce. Linda is a grandmother to Ryder and Jack Sloane. In 1989, her sister Betty who had a very close relationship died of breast cancer. Today, Linda lives in Los Angeles, California.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 12th September 1940, Linda Gray is 79 years old as of today’s date 14th July 2020. Her height is 1.71m tall, and her weight is 62 kg.
Linda started modeling in the 1960s and appeared in more than 300 television commercials before switching to acting. She made several guest appearances in the 1970s in television dramas like Switch, Marcus Welby and McCloud. Her breakthrough came in the late 1970s when she starred in the drama series Dallas after appearing as a guest star for the first five episodes.
Her character Sue Ellen Ewing won her several nominations and awards, making her one of the most sorts after actress. In 1991, she starred alongside Sylvester Stallone in the comedy film Oscar. Since her breakthrough in the film industry, she has so far appeared in numerous films and television dramas.
Awards & Achievements
After a breakthrough with the TV drama Dallas, she has received more than ten nominations for her work in the series. Her first nomination came in 1981 when she was nominated for three awards, winning Best Actress on TV award with II Gato. In 1982, she won Bambi Award, followed by Hollywood Radio and TV Awards. In total, she has won five awards.
Net Worth & Salary of Linda Gray in 2020
Most of Linda’s earnings come from her career in acting. She has been acting for more than 40 years now, making a good fortune. Dallas TV dramas is a success story. She will never forget a sit opened doors for her career to get noticed and earned her well. Currently, she has a net worth of $15 million as of July 2020.
Linda’s success story is due to her hard work and determination to do well in life. With major roles proving hard come by at the start of her acting career, she never gave up and pursued her dream of one day becoming a successful Hollywood actress. Her dream came to be in the late 1970s, and since then, she has never looked back.