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Laura Linney        

Oscar-Nominated and Emmy Award-Winning American Actress.

Laura Linney appeared in minor roles in a few early 1990s films, but soon was cast in a series of high-profile thrillers like Congo, Primal Fear and Absolute Power.

Linney was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the lower-budget film You Can Count on Me in 2000. In 2003, she appeared in several notable films including Mystic River, Love Actually and The Life of David Gale.

She was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Kinsey as the title character's wife. Also in 2004, Linney won an Emmy Award as "Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series" for her recurring role on Frasier as Dr. Frasier Crane final love interest for the series.

Linney starred in The Exorcism of Emily Rose and The Squid and the Whale, for which she received a Golden Globe nomination for "Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy".

Linney was born in New York City. Romulus Linney, a well-known playwright, is her father.

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Three-time Academy Award nominated actress Laura Linney, cancer survivor, producer and actress Christina Simpkins, and renowned oncologist Dr. Fred Rosenfelt will be honored for their commitment to raising awareness about cancer, and ending the disease at Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s Tower of Hope Gala on Thursday, May 19, 2016...

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