Linda Purl Biography

Birthday: 1955-09-02
Place of Birth: Greenwich, Connecticut USA
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m) Mini Biography Lind
Wiki Biography: Linda Purl was born in Connecticut and raised in Japan, becoming the only foreigner to train at the Toho Geino Academy. At the Imperial Theatre in Tokyo, she played the role of "Louis" in "The King and I" (in Japanese), "Bet" in "Oliver" and the role of "Helen Keller" in "The Miracle Worker". She then went to England to study under Marguerite Beale, before returning to the United States to study at the Lee Strasberg Institute and, later, with Robert Lewis. Her stage credits include: The Broadway musical, "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer"; "Getting and Spending", which ran on Broadway at the Helen Hayes Theatre.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Young Pioneers 1978
The Manions of America 1981 Drama
Trying Times 1987 Comedy
Marilu Herself 1994 - 1995
Robin's Hoods Brett Robin 1994 - 1995
First Monday 2002 Drama
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Secrets 1933
Mighty Joe Young 1949 0, 0, Sport
Eleanor and Franklin 1976 Drama, Romance
Visiting Hours Sheila Munroe 1982 Horror, Thriller
Viper Laura Macalla 1988 Action, Drama
Natural Causes Jessie MacCarthy 1994 Action, Drama, Thriller
The Perfect Tenant Jessica Michaels 2000 Thriller
Criminal Intent Kirsten Sorenson 2005
Fear of the Dark Sandy Bilings 2006
The Secrets 2008