Linda Gray is an award winning actress, an accomplished director, a United Nations Ambassador and one of the world’s most recognized and admired stars.
Her award winning portrayal of ‘Sue Ellen’, in the TV series “Dallas”, brought her international fame and critical acclaim earning her an Emmy nomination for Best Actress and numerous international awards including Germany’s Bambi Award, Italy’s Il Gato for Best Actress on Television and she was voted ‘Woman of the Year’ by the Hollywood Radio & Television Society. After eleven years on American television, “Dallas” is still in syndication around the world. It was during this time that Linda made her directorial debut on “Dallas”, gaining experience working as a director on the show.
She recently filmed an independent movie in Greece, “The Flight of the Swan”, which will be released in 2011, and stars in the family film “A Very Mary Christmas” which will air on TV November 2011. She has just completed filming in Mexico, a drama, “Hidden Moon”, also for release this year. She is currently co-producing and appearing in a theatre reading of “Bette Davis Speaks”, which was adapted for the stage by award winning playwright and screenwriter Dan Gordon, based on a book by journalist Boze Hadleigh, taking a look at the sharp wit of the iconic and legendary movie star.
She appeared on stage in England in the original stage production of “Terms of Endearment”, based on the screenplay of the Oscar winning motion picture, and also starred in the West End production of “The Graduate” playing to sell-out audiences, and replaced Kathleen Turner on Broadway for a limited engagement.
Linda made her theater directing debut with “Murder in the First”, and other acting stage work includes “The Vagina Monologues”, “Agnes of God” and “Love Letters”. She has numerous TV credits including the successful series “Melrose Place” and “Models Inc.” and has starred in many movies of the week. Linda has her own production company and is in pre-production on an original film story and will make her motion picture directorial debut on this project.