years old
  • Who is Laura Linney husband? Marc Schauer
  • What is Laura Linney relationship status? Married
  • What is her sexual orientation? Straight

Laura Linney husband and family

Laura Linney husband photo

David Adkins (ex-husband)

  • Duration of marriage: September 2, 1995 - 2000 (4 years 3 months)
  • Laura got married to American actor David Adkins in September 2, 1995 but their union lasted only 5 years and they divorced in 2000 not having any children together.

Laura Linney husband photo

Marc Schauer (husband)

  • Date of birth: April 5, 1960 (63 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Aries
  • Duration of marriage: May 2009 - present time (13 years 8 months)
  • In 2004 at the Telluride film festival Laura met her second husband, real estate agent Marc Schauer who is 4 years older than she. After dating 5 years they decided to tied the knots, so in 2009 they were already a wife and husband. And only in 2014 the couple welcomed a son.

Laura Linney kids

Laura Linney kids photo

Bennett Armistead Schauer (son)

  • Date of birth: January 14, 2014 (9 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Although Laura didn’t have children until she was 49 years old, she cherishes every moment with her son Bennett. She knows that having a child at this stage in her life comes with the realization that she may not get to see him grow up and get old. But for Linney, the joys of motherhood outweigh any negatives. It’s a miracle that has touched her life in a deep and spiritual way.


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Romulus Zachariah Linney IV (father)

  • Date of birth: September 21, 1930
  • Date of death: January 15, 2011 (80 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Virgo
  • Romulus was a famous playwright whose career started at 1960s. He first graduated from Oberlin College in Ohio, and then spent two years in the Army. Later on, he earned a Master of Fine Arts degree in directing at the Yale School of Drama. He died in 2011at the age of 80.
    Romulus had three marriages altogether; his first two ended in divorce while his third marriage was to Susan Callanan whom he married in 1996. From his second marriage to Margaret Andrews he had a daughter.

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Ann Leggett (Miriam Anderson Perse) (mother)

  • Ann was an amazing woman who overcame many obstacles in her life. She was a nurse at a cancer hospital in New York. She divorced Romulus when Laura was very young so the girl had to live for two homes. Despite all these challenges, Ann was able to provide a warm and loving home for Laura and raise her as a single mom in the 1960s and 70s in Manhattan.

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Susan Linney (paternal half-sister)

  • Susan was born in Romulus’ second marriage to Margaret. She is a gifted writer who has the ability to engage her readers and provide thoughtful insights. Starting from February 2011 she creates online content and has more than 400 articles and blog posts published. Susan has been married to man named Andy since November 13, 2010 and has 2 daughters.


Laura Linney is an American actress who has starred in many films and television shows. She is best known for her roles in The Truman Show, Mystic River and so many others. Her latest role was in Ozark TV show that lasted from 2017 till 2022. What many people don’t know about Laura is that she comes from a very talented family. In this article, we will take a closer look at Laura’s family members!

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