About Linda Purl
Linda Purl is a popular actress. This career has been amongst the main ones when it comes to increasing the total size of Linda Purl net worth, which has been claimed to reach 10 million dollars, as of right now. In addition to acting, Linda Purl is a singer. Linda Purl has portrayed the role of Charlene Matlock in the series called “Matlock”, but she only appeared in the first season of it.
She was born in 1955 in Greenwich, Connecticut. Both of her parents were involved in acting as her mother performed on Broadway and her father was an actor. In addition, Linda Purl’s grandmother established the Actors’ Equity Association. When she was five years old, she moved to Japan. There, she was an only foreign student at the Toho Geino Academy. Linda Purl appeared in a few plays with the Imperial Theatre in Tokyo, such as “The Miracle Worker” and “The King and I”. When she was 15 years old, Linda Purl came back to the United States. There, she was accepted to study at a special performing arts school for girls in Connecticut, called Wykeham Rise School. At that time, she appeared in a TV soap opera called “The Guiding Light”.
Later, she attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
In 1973, the actress got a minor role in “Jory”. Two years later, she got her first bigger role in the production called “Crazy Mama”. Then, Linda Purl kept appearing in films, examples of which include “Leo and Loree”, “The High Country”, “Visiting Hours”, “Natural Causes”, “Viper”, “W.C. Fields and Me”, “Mighty Joe Young”, “Young Pioneers’ Christmas”, “Fear of the Dark” and “The Perfect Tenant”. Thus, all of these films have increased the current amount of Linda Purl net worth, as well.
In addition to her roles in films, Linda Purl has appeared in many TV series and shows. In 1973, she got a role in “The Secret Storm”. In 1978, the actress appeared in the western production called “The Young Pioneers”. Moreover, one year later, she appeared in the TV film called “Like Normal People”. Linda Purl appeared in two episodes of the series “Happy Days”, where she portrayed two different roles. First, she played the part of Gloria in the second season of the show, and then, she was chosen for the role of Ashley in the tenth season of it.
In addition to her appearances in TV shows and series, Linda Purl has appeared in many TV movies. Examples of them include “Little Ladies of the Night”, “Testimony of Two Men”, “Spies, Lies & Naked Thighs” and “The Night the City Screamed”. Thus, these films have also increased the total estimate of Linda Purl net worth. In 1985, Linda Purl voiced the part of Delilah in the production called “The Greatest Adventure: Stories from the Bible”.
Moreover, in 1976, she was chosen to appear in the all-star production on the American Broadcasting Company TV network called “Eleanor and Franklin”. In the production, she was chosen to play the role of the daughter of President Theodore Roosevelt, named Alice Roosevelt Longworth.