Gave interviews for the one hour documentary "Making of Dante's Peak" which is included on the Collector's Edition DVD of Dante's Peak
5 Interviews |
7 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
Linda Carroll Hamilton
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
About her reaction to Arnold Schwarzenegger
being cast as the Terminator in the original film: "I didn't take Schwarzenegger very seriously as an actor at that time. I said, 'Oh Lord, why cast a man who looks like a machine as a machine? Cast somebody who's very thin to do these superhuman acts.' And I was wrong. He was used tremendously effectively, and he was served very well by that film."
She divorced second husband James Cameron
after discovering he was having an affair with actress Suzy Amis
during the making of the movie Titanic
(1997). Her divorce from him was the second-most expensive divorce next to that of Steven Spielberg
and Amy Irving
. Hamilton stood to take half of Cameron's earnings - close to $50 million.
Frequently portrays women who endure in spite of great hardship or tragedy