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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 16 May 1977Houston, Texas, USA
Birth NameViola Lynn Collins
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Viola Lynn Collins was born in Houston, Texas, to Patricia Lynn (Campbell) and Phillip Dean Collins. She attended the Juilliard School for Drama and had a great deal of Shakespearean training before being cast as "Portia" in "The Merchant of Venice". She also played "Ophelia" in a production of "Hamlet" in New York, and was "Juliet" in Peter Hall's "Romeo and Juliet" at the Ahmanson theatre in Los Angeles.

Lynn is married to actor Steven Strait. She divides her time between New York and London.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: jellicle2

Spouse (2)

Matthew Boyle (2014 - present) (1 child)
Steven Strait (23 December 2007 - 2013) (divorced)

Trivia (8)

Greatly enjoys astrology.
Got her role in The Merchant of Venice (2004) after Cate Blanchett backed out.
Graduated from Klein High School outside of Houston, Texas. Other KHS alumni include singer Lyle Lovett, actress Sherry Stringfield, actors Lee Pace and Matt Bomer, writer Tom Vaughan, and Olympic Gold Medalist Laura Wilkinson.
When Lynn was 4 years old, she moved to Singapore and lived there for 6 years before moving back to Houston.
She has English, Scottish, Irish and Cherokee ancestry.
Started dating her second husband in 2014 and married soon afterwards.
Separated in 2013 and divorced soon afterwards.
Welcomed her son by her second husband, Asher Hendrix Boyle, in January 2015.

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