Linda Powell was born on 30th April 1965. Linda Powell is an American actress. She is best known for: The American Cuisine, American Gangster, Blue Caprice and The Report .
Linda Powell started her professional career with supporting roles in film and television . She is not only a Movie actress but also a TV actress.
Her father, Colin Powell is an American politician and retired four-star general in the United States Army. Her mother, Alma Powell is an American audiologist and chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. She graduated from the College of William & Mary in Virginia. She has also studied theater at the Circle in the Square Theatre School.
The acting-bug bit early in Linda’s teens and after her B.A. in English literature, Linda Powell: Stepping Out for an Acting Career, was anxious when it came time to tell her parents that she wanted to be an actor. Surprisingly, her father’s response was:
“I don’t know how to help you do that, but I want you to be happy”
She was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for The Christians, in AUDELCO Awards 2016.
She’s starred on Broadway in Tony-nominated play Revivals On Golden Pond, and The Trip to Bountiful as well as many off-Broadway and regional productions.
Linda Powell film and Television series credits include Morning Glory, Meadowland, The Report, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Political Animals and Chicago Fire.