Jun. 25th, 1975
Redwood City, California, USA
Linda Cardellini's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Daddy's Home
2015 - Avengers: Age of Ultron
2015 - Welcome to Me
2011 - Kill the Irishman
2011 - Super
2008 - The Lazarus Project
2006 - Grandma's Boy
2005 - Brokeback Mountain
2005 - Jiminy Glick In Lalawood
2005 - American Gun
2004 - LolliLove
2004 - Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
2002 - Scooby-Doo
2001 - The Unsaid
2001 - Legally Blonde
1998 - Strangeland
1998 - Dead Man on Campus
1997 - Good Burger
Guest TV Roles
Megan Sparkles (Voiced)
Automated Voice System (Voiced)
Dark Lilith (Voiced)
Jerrica Benton (Voiced)
Linda grew up in the San Francisco Bay area, California, the youngest of 4 children. She became interested in acting at age 10, when she performed a singing role in a school Christmas play. She continued to do school productions and community theater.
She attended Saint Francis High School in Mountain View, California. After graduating, she had to decide whether to go to New York to pursue theater or Los Angeles to pursue film and television. She chose LA. She landed her first role in Bone Chillers (1996). Her breakthrough role came when she was cast in Freaks and Geeks (1999).
Linda attended Loyola Marymount University's College of Communication and Fine Arts, graduating in 2001 with a degree in theater.
- In 1994, she won a fireplace on _"The New Price Is Right" (1972)_ (qv).
- Enjoyed taking martial arts classes.
- Daughter of Lorraine Hernan (née Hernan) and Wayne David Cardellini.
- Named #93 in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006" supplement. (2006).
- Loves art, especially that of Margaret Keane.
- Attended Saint Francis High School in Mountain View, CA.
- She is of Italian/Irish descent.
- She attended Loyola Marymount University, finally graduating in 2001 with a degree in theatre.