Linda Hunt

by madman on August 9, 2018

Birth Name: Lydia Susanna Hunter

Place of Birth: Morristown, New Jersey, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 2, 1945

Ethnicity: English, possibly other

Linda Hunt is an American actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The Year of Living Dangerously, for 1983’s film year. She played Billy Kwan, a man of Chinese descent. Linda is the first person to win an Oscar for playing a character of the opposite sex.

Linda is the daughter of Elsie Doying, a piano teacher, and Raymond Davy Hunter, who was vice president of Harper Fuel Oil. Linda is married to psychotherapist Karen Klein.

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