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Born in Salisbury, Maryland, USA, following high school Linda studied for two years at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, before moving on to acting studies in New York. In New York she attended acting workshops given by Lee Strasberg. Her first parts were small parts in TV series, with her biggest break coming with her role in The ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 12 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Terminator 2: Judgment Day
(1991)
The Terminator
The Terminator Sarah Connor
(1984)
Dante's Peak
Dante's Peak Rachel Wando
(1997)
Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast Asst. Dist. Atty. Catherine Chandler
(1987-1989)

Filmography

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 2017 Curvature (post-production)
Florence
 2017 Shoot Me Nicely (TV Short)
Layla
 2016 A Sunday Horse
Margret Walden
 2013-2015 Lost Girl (TV Series)
Acacia
- Sweet Valkyrie High (2015) ... Acacia
- End of a Line (2014) ... Acacia
- Delinquents (2013) ... Acacia
 2014-2015 Defiance (TV Series)
Pilar
- The Broken Bough (2015) ... Pilar
- The Last Unicorns (2015) ... Pilar
- The World We Seize (2015) ... Pilar
- I Almost Prayed (2014) ... Pilar
- All Things Must Pass (2014) ... Pilar
 2014 Bermuda Tentacles (TV Movie)
Admiral Linda Hansen
 2013 Air Force One Is Down (TV Mini-Series)
Harriet Rowntree
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Harriet Rowntree
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Harriet Rowntree
 2010 DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection (Video)
Madame Lorraine (segment "Jonah Hex") (voice)
 2010 Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam (Video short)
Madame Lorraine (voice)
 2010 Weeds (TV Series)
Linda
- Bliss (2010) ... Linda
- A Yippity Sippity (2010) ... Linda
 2010 DC Showcase: Jonah Hex (Video short)
Madame Lorraine (voice)
 2009 Hard Times
Cory Williams
 2009 The Line (TV Series)
Carol
- Episode #2.8 (2009) ... Carol
- Episode #2.7 (2009) ... Carol
- Episode #2.6 (2009) ... Carol
- Episode #2.5 (2009) ... Carol
- Episode #2.4 (2009) ... Carol
 2009 Terminator Salvation
Sarah Connor (voice, uncredited)
 2008/II In Your Dreams
Georgie
 2006 Take 3 (TV Series)
Kate
 2006 Home by Christmas (TV Movie)
Julie Bedford
 2006/I Broken
Karen
 2006 Thief (TV Mini-Series)
Roselyn Moore
- I Ain't Goin' to Jail for Anyone (2006) ... Roselyn Moore
- Pilot (2006) ... Roselyn Moore
 2005 According to Jim (TV Series)
Melissa Evans
- Lean on Me (2005) ... Melissa Evans
 2005 Missing in America
Kate
 2005/I Smile
Bridgette
 2004 Jonah (Short)
June
 2003 Wholey Moses (Short)
Valerie
 2002 Silent Night (TV Movie)
Elisabeth Vincken
 2001 Skeletons in the Closet (Video)
Tina
 2001 A Girl Thing (TV Movie)
Rachel Logan
 2000 Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (TV Series)
Dr. Furbanna
- Return to Karn (2000) ... Dr. Furbanna (voice)
- Millennial Bugs (2000) ... Dr. Furbanna (voice)
- The Beasts of Karn (2000) ... Dr. Furbanna (voice)
 2000 Sex & Mrs. X (TV Movie)
Joanna Scott
 1999 The Secret Life of Girls
Ruby Sanford
 1998-1999 Hercules (TV Series)
Nemesis
- Hercules and the Romans (1999) ... Nemesis (voice)
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Dr. Stephanie Lake
- Meltdown (1999) ... Dr. Stephanie Lake (voice)
 1999 Batman Beyond: The Movie (TV Movie)
Dr. Stephanie Lake (voice)
 1998 Point Last Seen (TV Movie)
Rachel Harrison
 1998 The New Batman Adventures (TV Series)
Susan Maguire
- Chemistry (1998) ... Susan Maguire (voice)
 1998 The Color of Courage (TV Movie)
Anna Sipes
 1998 Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Couples (TV Movie)
Marie Taquet (segment "Marie Taquet")
 1997 On the Line (TV Movie)
Jean Martin
 1993-1997 Frasier (TV Series)
Laura / Guest Caller - Claire
- Odd Man Out (1997) ... Laura
- The Good Son (1993) ... Guest Caller - Claire (voice)
 1997 Shadow Conspiracy
Amanda Givens
 1996 The Way to Dusty Death (TV Movie)
Beth MacAlpine
 1996 T2 3-D: Battle Across Time (Short)
Sarah Connor (voice)
 1995 Separate Lives
Lauren Porter / Lena
 1990 Mr. Destiny
Ellen Burrows
 1988 Go Toward the Light (TV Movie)
Claire Madison
 1986 King Kong Lives
Amy Franklin
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Carol McDermott
- Menace, Anyone? (1986) ... Carol McDermott
 1986 Club Med (TV Movie)
Kate
 1985 Secret Weapons (TV Movie)
Elena Koslov / Joanna
 1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Sandy Valpariso
- Parting Is Such Sweep Sorrow (1984) ... Sandy Valpariso
- The Other Side of Oneness (1984) ... Sandy Valpariso
- Grace Under Pressure (1984) ... Sandy Valpariso
- Fuchs Me? Fuchs You! (1984) ... Sandy Valpariso
 1983 Secrets of a Mother and Daughter (TV Movie)
Susan Decker
 1983 Wishman (TV Movie)
Mattie MacGregor
 1982 Country Gold (TV Movie)
Josie Greenwood
 1982 King's Crossing (TV Series)
Lauren Hollister
- Strangers (1982) ... Lauren Hollister
- One Afternoon (1982) ... Lauren Hollister
- Family Reunion (1982) ... Lauren Hollister
- The Home Front (1982) ... Lauren Hollister
- Confusion by Cupid (1982) ... Lauren Hollister
 1980-1981 Secrets of Midland Heights (TV Series)
Lisa Rogers
- Reunion of Strangers (1981) ... Lisa Rogers
- Heritage of Sorrows (1981) ... Lisa Rogers
- Facing Facts (1981) ... Lisa Rogers
- The Birthday Party (1981) ... Lisa Rogers
- The Race (1981) ... Lisa Rogers
 1980 Rape and Marriage: The Rideout Case (TV Movie)
Greta Rideout
 1980 Reunion (TV Movie)
Anne Samoorian
 1980 Shirley (TV Series)
Gloria
- Teddy Roosevelt Slept Here (1980) ... Gloria
 1979 Night-Flowers
Wafer (as Linda Carroll Hamilton)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

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 (1997). See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 7 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Linda Carroll Hamilton

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on her marriage to James Cameron] He was all brain and work and I was all heart and living. He had guns next to his side of the bed and I had crystals and fertility symbols next to mine. We were just really not meant to be together. Nowadays we just tease and play and have a lot of respect for each other. I think the man is an extraordinary director. He is a complete genius. See more »

Trivia:

Turned down a chance to reprise the role of Sarah Connor in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003). See more »

Trademark:

Frequently portrays women who endure in spite of great hardship or tragedy See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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