Laura Leggett Linney was born in New York City on February 5, 1964, into a theatre family.
Her Mother Tongue Language is English.
She has additionally been named for three Academy Awards and four Tony Awards.
Linney is also an established film actress.
Claire, the wife of one of the men played by Gabriel Byrne tries to understand the reasoning behind such thoughtlessness and her marriage is brought to the brink.
In 2013, she won her fourth for the final season of the series.