Sarah went from a vulnerable, normal girl to someone who finds all of her deep reservoirs of strength and comes through it all. She then returned to television as a guest-star in the mystery series Murder, She Wrote, scoring favorable reviews. Born in Salisbury, Maryland, USA, following high school Linda studied for two years at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, before moving on to acting studies in New York. Everything we did was with movement and trying to get the fast-twitch muscle going again so that I could spring into action and turn, and run, and do the things that were required. Linda Carroll Hamilton (born September 26, 1956) is an American actress. 34. [At the 1997 Academy Awards, on then-husband. [8] Hamilton's next role was in The Terminator (1984), opposite Michael Biehn. [13][14] She also appeared as a guest star in the Showtime cable television series Weeds as the marijuana supplier for the series' main character (Mary-Louise Parker). She received a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for female performance in Dante's Peak. The 63-year-old has not taken her training lightly. Now, she is back in Terminator: Dark Fate, which comes out in theaters around the country tomorrow, November 1, 2019.She is talking about how she got back into shape for the film.. Linda Carroll Hamilton (born September 26, 1956) is an American actress. She turned down a chance to reprise the role of Sarah Connor in, Auditioned for the role of Captain Kathryn Janeway on, Has appeared on television and revealed that she suffered from bipolar disorder. In 2009, she returned as Sarah Connor in Terminator Salvation, in voice-overs only. [20] She and Cameron married in 1997, ending in a $50 million divorce settlement in 1999. Today she is 64, and has starred in 46 movies in total, 32 since Terminator 2: Judgment Day was released. The movie was an unexpectedly huge commercial and critical success. I get to play all this grief, all this loss, all this disaster and chaos. According to PEOPLE, Linda said, “I worked for a year to get ready for this one, Dark Fate. Her father worked as a physician who died when Linda was just five years old. Hamilton next starred opposite Ron Perlman in the television series Beauty and the Beast. In November 2011, she narrated the Chiller The Future of Fear horror documentary. That same year, Hamilton filmed two motion pictures that were released one week apart in 1997: Shadow Conspiracy with Charlie Sheen and Dante's Peak with Pierce Brosnan. Terminator: Dark Fate is coming to the silverscreen next month and Arnold Schwarzenegger returns for his fifth turn in the movie franchise – because if there’s one thing you can pretty much guarantee with Arnie and the Terminator, it’s that he’ll be back. by For her performance in the film, which co-starred Kate Nelligan and Bruce Dern, Hamilton was awarded a CableACE Award for best dramatic performance and nominated for another Golden Globe Award in 1996. [20] She and Cameron married in 1997, ending in a $50 million divorce settlement in 1999. [15][16], In 2013, Hamilton appeared as Acacia, a Valkyrie, in "Delinquents", a third-season episode of the TV series Lost Girl, a role she would reprise in two subsequent episodes, "End of a Line" in the fourth season, and "Sweet Valkyrie High" in the fifth. [19] Her first marriage, from 1982 to 1989, was to Bruce Abbott, who left her when she was pregnant with their son, Dalton, born 1989. It's hysterically funny. [2019]. She also discussed how she eventually received therapy and medication to manage the condition. In conclusion, she said, “This time, I ate no carbs. Most known to public at large from her part in the TV series Beauty and the Beast (1987) (before Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), at least). She then returned to television as a guest-star in the mystery series Murder, She Wrote, scoring favorable reviews. The movie, which made $14 million at the box office,[7] was panned by critics. Shadow Conspiracy flopped at the box office, but Dante's Peak grossed $180 million and was one of the biggest commercial hits of the year. In 2009, she returned as Sarah Connor in Terminator Salvation, in voice-overs only. Publicity Listings

How 63-Year-Old Linda Hamilton Got In Shape For New ‘Terminator’ Film, Arnold Schwarzenegger Turns 72 And Celebrates With His Kids, Why Ann-Margret Won’t Give Away Certain Details About Her Affair With Elvis, Ten Interesting Facts About Don Knotts Showcase His Incredible And Hilarious Career, Some Of The Best Movies To Watch If You Are Nostalgic For The 1960s. Terminator: Dark Fate will hit cinemas on Wednesday 23 October 2019. In the newest film, Sarah Connor teams up with another robot, this time a hybrid cyborg human (Mackenzie Davis), to protect a young girl (Natalia Reyes) who (as per) is pivotal is deciding humanities fate against the killer robots. She has said that she was raised in a very 'boring' family, and "voraciously read books" during her spare time. [12] Her identical twin sister, Leslie Hamilton was Linda's double in Terminator 2.

Hamilton played the lead role in Children of the Corn (1984), based on the horror short story by Stephen King. Linda first played Sarah in The Terminator in 1984. Linda Hamilton was 27 years old when she filmed her role in Terminator 2: Judgement Day, debuting a new badass Sarah Connor who was no …

Hamilton had a recurring role as Mary Elizabeth Bartowski on NBC's Chuck. Hamilton underwent intense physical training to emphasize the character's transformation from the first film. [20] In 1991, she moved in with film director James Cameron. Additionally, she has an identical twin sister Leslie Hamilton Gearren and older sister and one younger brother. Hamilton has said that her acting professor at Washington College told her she had no hope of earning a living as an actress. [8] Hamilton's next role was in The Terminator (1984), opposite Michael Biehn. She was born to parents Carroll Stanford Hamilton and Barbara K. Holt. |  34. [1][2][3] Hamilton had an identical twin sister, Leslie Hamilton Freas (1956–2020),[4][5] one older sister and one younger brother. She returned to television in A Mother's Prayer (1995) playing a mother who lost her husband and is diagnosed with AIDS. She also discussed how she eventually received therapy and medication to manage the condition. She subsequently appeared in a recurring role on the Syfy series Defiance, beginning in that show's second season. But, obviously, the training is different as a woman of a certain age. No longer receives residuals for Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), due to Carolco, the film's studio, filing for bankruptcy. Hamilton was born in Salisbury, Maryland. [20] In 1991, she moved in with film director James Cameron. I would never do that again because the brain needs fat, the body needs fat. Hamilton's playin' the harmonica on "Ridin' Home" on 1972's Really 1977 debut was on television and was followed by a major role as Lisa Rogers in the prime-time soap opera Secrets of Midland Heights (December 1979/January 1980). Hamilton's playin' the harmonica on "Ridin' Home" on 1972's Really 1977 debut was on television and was followed by a major role as Lisa Rogers in the prime-time soap opera Secrets of Midland Heights (December 1979/January 1980). A former manager of hers embezzled $100,000 of her money. She also starred in the CBS made-for-TV movie Country Gold alongside Loni Anderson and Earl Holliman. She received a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for female performance in Dante's Peak. Shadow Conspiracy flopped at the box office, but Dante's Peak grossed $180 million and was one of the biggest commercial hits of the year. In New York, she attended acting workshops given by Lee Strasberg.[6].