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Relationship Facts of Linda Purl

Linda Purl is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

Her current relationship after her 4 times of marriage

Linda Purl is presently involved in a relationship with Patrick Duffy, a director, and actor. Pur has been married four times in her life.

The first marriage

Linda Purl’s first marriage was to Desi Arnaz Jr, an actress, and singer who was born to Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. She married her ex-husband in 1979, but they divorced on January 3, 1980.

The Second Marriage

After Linda Purl’s first failed marriage, she married writer William Broyles Jr. Unfortunately, their marriage did not last and they both divorced.

The Third Marriage

Linda Purl married Alexander Cary, Master of Falkland, a British screenwriter, and producer. She married him on July 23, 1993, and they had a son named Lucius, born on February 6, 1995. Regrettably, she was also split and parted ways.

The fourth marriage

Linda Purl married James Vinson Adams on July 15, 2006, however, the marriage did not last long.

Linda Purl: Biography in Details

Who is Linda Purl?

Linda Purl is a well-known actress and singer from the United States.

She is most recognized for her roles on Happy Days as Ashley, Sheila Munroe in the horror film Visiting Hours, and Helene in The Office.

Her most recent appearances in television shows were in 2021 as Kathy in Hacks and Judy in Vignettes.

Her most recent film appearance as Kay Woodcock is in Doomsday Mom.

She is now working on her future project, Paul’s Promise.

Linda Purl: Age, Parents, Siblings

Linda Purl was born on September 2, 1955, in Greenwich, Connecticut, and is of American descent.

She is of White ethnicity, however, she has not revealed her faith to the world.

Linda Purl was born to Raymond Charles Arthur Purl, a Chemical industry executive, and Marsheline Purl, her mother.

Linda Purl also has a  sister named Mara and her grandmother, Beatrice Saville, was a pioneer of the Actors Equity Association.

Linda Purl was five years old when her family relocated to Japan, where her father worked as a Nippon Unicar.

Her early years were spent in Japan. She was interested in performing from a young age and entered an acting academy.

That’s Why Linda Purl also appeared in several films from a young age.

In which school did Linda Purl attend?

Linda Purl grew up in Japan and studied acting at the Toho Geino Academy.

She also appeared in several plays at the Imperial Theatre, including The King and I, Oliver!, and The Miracle Worker.

As a result of being found by Toho, she was given the opportunity to appear in a number of films.

Linda Purl returned to the United States when she was 15 years old and enrolled at Wykeham Rise Institution, a private school for females.

Following that, she attended Finch College.

Linda Purl then returned to England to train under Marguerite Beale before returning to the United States to join the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.

Linda Purl: Professional life, Career

Linda Purl has been active in the entertainment industry since  1966.

A Film and Television Career

In 1973, she debuted in the entertainment sector with a minor role in Jory. Following that, she got the role in Jonathan Demme’s Crazy Mama.

Following that, she acted in a number of films, including W.C. Fields and Me in 1976, Young Pioneer’s Christmas in 1976, Leo and Loree in 1980, Visiting Hours in 1982, The High Country in 1984, Viper in 1988, Natural Causes in 1994, Fear of the Dark in 2003, and many others.

Then she appeared in a number of television shows, the first of which was The Secret Storm, which aired from 1973 to 1974. Then, in 1974, she featured Lucas Tanner.

In the same year, Linda Purl appeared in Happy Days as Gloria and The Waltons as Alicia Hanover.

Following that, in 1975, she appeared in four television series: Hawaii Five-O, Medical Center, Beacon Hill, and Medical Story. She has appeared in several television shows and television movies.

Some of her television shows and movies include:

  • Code Black as Madeline Mandel
  • The Oath as Gwenn Hammond
  • Designated Survivor as Julia Rombauer
  • Reckless as Barbara Fortnum
  • Major Crimes as Doris
  • Stalked at 17 as Lauren
  • Homeland as Elizabeth Gaines
  • Criminal Minds as Colleen Everson
  • Bones as Mrs. Diana Annenberg and many more.

A career in the theater and music

Linda Purl is a regular performer in the international touring production Seven Deadly Sins, Four Deadly Sinners.

In November 2007, she played at the Theatre Princesse Grace in Monte Carlo, which was directed by Marc Sinden.

In 2008, she debuted at the Cleveland Playhouse in Tennessee Williams’ production of The Glass Menagerie.

She was also active in music since she pursued a Jazz Music career after leaving Matlock. She has a number of music CDs to her credit, including Out of This World-Live.

Awards, Nominations

Linda Purl has given her whole life to this entertainment industry.

However, there is no information available about her receiving any awards and nominations.

Although she has done many films and movies she hasn’t shared the achievement she has got with the public.

How much does Linda Purl earn?

In 2022, Linda Purl’s total net worth is estimated to reach $10 million.

Her principal source of wealth is her profession in the entertainment sector.

According to the source, Purl’s yearly salary and income will be $400000 in 2022.

Although her income and net worth have been published, details regarding her property, such as her house and automobiles, have yet to be revealed.

Rumors, Scandal

Linda Purl has not been in any controversies and scandals which affects her negatively in her career and personal life.

She has always maintained her personal life and stayed away from any rumors which might affect her both business and personal life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Linda Purl is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 60 kg. She has a lovely figure and a lovely charm.

When it comes to her physical measurements, she has a 33-inch breast, a 22-inch waist, and a 35-inch hip.

She also revealed her bra size, which is 38 B US, and her foot size, which is 7 US.

Despite the fact that she has provided practically every measurement, she has not disclosed her dress size.

Her look is pleasing, with light brown hair and lovely brown eyes.

Social Media:

Linda Purl has thousands and thousands of fans on social media. So she is active on Instagram, where she has 9772 followers and has posted around 760 photographs and videos.

On March 13, she tweeted a photo with the caption “Goodbye, Blackpool.” She has also shared numerous images with her closest one on this page, as well as the places she has been.

Similarly, Linda Purl is active on Twitter, where she has 1683 followers and 1327 tweets since joining in September 2009. She is very active on Facebook, where she has 19878 fans.

She also has almost 14 thousand Facebook likes. Despite her presence on various social media platforms, she has not been active on YouTube.


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