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From the age of five, Linda Blair had to get used to the spotlight, first as a child model and then as an actress, when out of 600 applicants she was picked for the role of Regan, the possessed child, in The Exorcist (1973). Linda quickly rose to international fame, won the Golden Globe, and seemed to be set to take the Academy Award for that role... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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The Exorcist
The Exorcist Regan
Exorcist II: The Heretic
Exorcist II: The Heretic Regan MacNeil
Hell Night
Hell Night Marti Gaines
Repossessed Nancy Aglet


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 2016 The Green Fairy (Documentary)
Mrs. Lanfrey
 2014 Tweet Out (TV Series)
- Linda Blair (2014)
 2013 WHOA! Comedy Short (Short)
Deborah Blackburn
 2013 Whoa!
Deborah Blackburn
 2008 All Is Normal
 2006 Teddy Scares (Short)
Rita Mortis (voice)
 2006 The Powder Puff Principle (Short)
School Board President
 2005 Hitters Anonymous
 2003 Monster Makers (TV Movie)
Shelly Stoker
 2000 S Club 7: Artistic Differences (TV Movie)
 2000 S Club 7 in L.A. (TV Series)
Joni Witherspoon / Joni
- Goodbye Hollywood (2000) ... Joni Witherspoon
- Working (2000) ... Joni Witherspoon
- Making Movies (2000) ... Joni Witherspoon
- Game Boy (2000) ... Joni Witherspoon
- Fall Out (2000) ... Joni Witherspoon
 2000 Chicken Soup for the Soul (TV Series)
Ms. Hooper
- A Mason-Dixon Memory (2000) ... Ms. Hooper
 1999 The Blair Bitch Project starring Linda Blair (Video short)
 1999 Godzilla: The Series (TV Series)
Alexandra Springer
- S.C.A.L.E. (1999) ... Alexandra Springer (voice)
 1998 PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (TV Series)
Rebecca Royce
- All Hallow's Eve (1998) ... Rebecca Royce
 1997 Marina (Short)
 1997 Extreme Ghostbusters (TV Series)
- Witchy Woman (1997) ... Selene (voice)
 1996 Scream
Obnoxious Reporter (uncredited)
 1996 Prey of the Jaguar (Video)
Cody Johnson
 1996 Renegade (TV Series)
Teddy Ray Thompson
- Self Defense (1996) ... Teddy Ray Thompson
 1995 Sorceress
Amelia Reynolds
 1994 Skins
Maggie Joiner
 1994 Robin's Hoods (TV Series)
Carla Patelle
- Old Friends, Dead Ends (1994) ... Carla Patelle
 1994 Double Blast (Video)
 1993 Phone (Short)
 1992 Perry Mason: The Case of the Heartbroken Bride (TV Movie)
Hannah Hawkes
 1992 Married with Children (TV Series)
Ida Mae
- Magnificent Seven (1992) ... Ida Mae
 1991 Fatal Bond
Leonie Stevens
 1990 Zapped Again! (Video)
Miss Mitchell
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
Jenny Larson
- Jenny's Chance (1990) ... Jenny Larson
 1990 Dead Sleep
Maggie Healey
 1989 Aunt Millie's Will (Short)
 1989 The Chilling
Mary Hampton
 1989 Bedroom Eyes II
Sophie Stevens
 1989 W.B., Blue and the Bean (Video)
Annette 'Nettie' Ridgeway
 1989 Bad Blood
Evie Barnes
 1989 Monsters (TV Series)
- La Strega (1989) ... Lia
 1989 Up Your Alley
Vickie Adderly
 1988 Moving Target
Sally Tyler
 1988 Witchery
Jane Brooks
 1988 Grotesque
 1988 Silent Assassins
 1987 SFX Retaliator
 1987 Nightforce (Video)
 1985 Red Heat
Christine Carlson
 1985 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Jane Pascal
- Murder Takes the Bus (1985) ... Jane Pascal
 1984 Night Patrol
Officer Sue Perman
 1982 Laugh Trax (TV Series)
- Rock Comedy (1982)
 1982 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Sara Jean Rawlins
- King Arthur in Mr. Roarke's Court/Shadow Games (1982) ... Sara Jean Rawlins
 1980 Ruckus
Jenny Bellows
 1979 Wild Horse Hank
Hank Bradford
 1978 Stranger in Our House (TV Movie)
Rachel Bryant
 1976 Victory at Entebbe (TV Movie)
Chana Vilnofsky
 1975 Sweet Hostage (TV Movie)
Doris Mae Withers
 1975 Sarah T. - Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic (TV Movie)
Sarah Travis
 1974 Born Innocent (TV Movie)
Chris Parker
 1971 The Sporting Club
 1970 The Way We Live Now
Sara Aldridge
 1968 Hidden Faces (TV Series)
Allyn Jaffe
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1 Biographical Movie | 3 Interviews | 2 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Not a day goes by that somebody doesn't say something about it, which is interesting. My life is possessed with "The Exorcist." See more »


Has been treated for a hernia, as told on the April 16, 2014 episode of The Doctors (2008). See more »

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