Linda Blair

Linda Blair

American, Actress
Linda Blair

Linda Denise Blair (born January 22, 1959) is an American actress and activist. Known for her work in the horror genre, she first came to prominence with her portrayal of Regan MacNeil in The Exorcist (1973), for which she won a Golden Globe Award and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. The film established her as a scream queen and she reprised her role in two sequels: Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977) and The Exorcist: Believer (2023).

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Linda Blair was born on Thursday, 22 January 1959 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Her full name at birth was Linda Denise Blair. She is best known as an actress. Blair's country of citizenship (nationality) is American. Her religion is listed as Protestant. She is 5' 2" (157 cm) tall and weighs 110 lbs (50 kg) with a slim build. She has light brown eyes and blonde hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $16,000,000 US dollars. Linda Blair is 65 years old and her zodiac star sign is Aquarius.

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Full name at birth
Linda Denise Blair
Claim to fame
her role as Regan MacNeil in the 1973 supernatural horror film The Exorcist as well as in the two sequels, Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977) and The Exorcist: Believer (2023), in addition to her other roles such as Allyn Jaffe in the NBC soap opera Hidden Faces, Sara Aldridge in the 1973 romantic drama film The Way We Live Now, Chris Parker in the 1974 NBC made-for-television drama film Born Innocent, Janice Abbott in the 1974 airplane disaster film Airport 1975, Sarah Travis in the 1975 NBC made-for-television psychological drama film Sarah T. – Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic, Terry Barkley in the 1979 teen musical exploitation film Roller Boogie, Jenny Bellows in the 1981 comedic action thriller film Ruckus, Sara Jean Rawlins in the ABC fantasy drama anthology series Fantasy Island, Carol Henderson in the 1983 women-in-prison exploitation film Chained Heat, Jane Pascal in the CBS crime drama series Murder, She Wrote, Christine Carlson in the 1988 buddy cop action comedy film Red Heat, Nancy Aglet in the 1990 comedy horror film Repossessed, Jenny Larson in the ABC action-adventure series MacGyver, Leonie Stevens in the 1992 erotic thriller film Fatal Bond, Hannah Hawkes in the 1992 NBC made-for-television legal drama film Perry Mason: The Case of the Heartbroken Bride, Jane Mader in the 1992 ABC made-for-television biographical drama film Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? The Bambi Bembenek Story, Ida Mae in the Fox dark comedic sitcom Married… with Children, Maggie Joiner in the 1994 drama film Skins, Carla Patelle in the syndicated drama series Robin's Hoods, Amelia Reynolds in the 1995 direct-to-video erotic horror film Sorceress, Teddy Ray Thompson in the syndicated action-adventure crime drama series Renegade, Selene (voice) in the BKN/syndicated animated supernatural action-adventure comedy series Extreme Ghostbusters, Rebecca Royce in the syndicated science fiction drama anthology series PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal, Alexandra Springer (voice) in the Fox Kids animated monster series Godzilla: The Series, Ms. Hooper in the PAX TV family drama anthology series Chicken Soup for the Soul, Joni Witherspoon in the BBC family comedy series S Club 7 in L.A. and its 2000 television film S Club 7: Artistic Differences, Shelly Stoker in the 2003 Hallmark Channel made-for-television horror comedy film Monster Makers, Brenda Swan in the 2005 comedy film Hitters Anonymous, Barbara in the 2006 horror thriller film All Is Normal, Deborah Blackburn in the 2013 comedy short film WHOA! Comedy Short, Helen Harris in the 2016 superhero comedy film Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel, Detective Diana Ballard in the WB/CW dark fantasy horror drama series Supernatural, and Grandma/Mama Bear/Goldilock's Mom (voice) in the Adult Swim adult animated horror comedy anthology series JJ Villard's Fairy Tales
Date of birth
22 January 1959
Place of birth
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Actress, Voiceover Artist, Producer, Activist
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5' 2" (157 cm)
110 lbs (50 kg)
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Distinctive feature
High cheekbones
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Moogie (Dog - Linda loved her little Moogie very much,like a little daughter)
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  • Coto de Caza, California, USA
  • Los Angeles, California, USA
  • St. Louis, Missouri, USA
  • Westport, Connecticut, USA
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Net worth
$16,000,000 USD
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Talent agency
  • Good Guy Entertainment
  • The Linda Blair WorldHeart Foundation
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There was a golden retriever who saved countless lives on September 11 by going back in to find people. His companion was in a wheelchair. He got him out and kept going back in to save others.
  • Blair revealed in 2014 that she was treated for an umbilical hernia.
  • In 2001, she became a vegan and before that, she had been a vegetarian for 13 years.
  • Her mother died of cancer in 1994.
  • At the age of 6, Linda Blair started riding a horse and later became a trained equestrian.
  • She was 2 years old when her father started working in New York City and the family relocated to Westport, Connecticut.

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