Linda Purl

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Linda Purl  American Actress


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Linda Purl and James Vinson Adams

Linda Purl is married to James Vinson Adams. [view couple]

Linda Purl (born September 2, 1955) is an American actress and singer, perhaps best known for portraying Ben Matlock's daughter Charlene Matlock in season one of Matlock....

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship6 yrs, 6 mths
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 4 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Linda
Last Name Purl
Full Name at Birth Linda M. Purl
Age 60 years
Birthday 2nd September, 1955
Birthplace Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Wykeham Rise School, Connecticut
University Finch College, Lee Strasberg Institute
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Charlene on Matlock
Year(s) Active 1966–present
Bust (inches) 34
Waist (inches) 22
Hips (inches) 35
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Partner Comparison

Linda Purl60 VirgoActress
James Vinson Adams-
Alexander Cary53 AquariusWriter
William Broyles Jr.71 LibraScreenwriter
Desi Arnaz Jr.63 CapricornActor
Simon MacCorkindale58 PiscesActor


Male6th February, 199521 years old

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Reckless2014 Barbara Fortnum TV Show
Major Crimes2012 Doris TV Show
Stalked at 172012 Lauren TV Movie
Homeland2011 Elizabeth Gaines TV Show
Lie to Me2009 Meredith Spencer TV Show
The Seer2009 Dr. Rachel Holly Short Film
True Blood2008 Barbara Pelt TV Show
Jack Salmon2008 Abigail Salmon Movie
Maid of Honor2006 Laci Collins TV Movie
Criminal Intent2005 Kirsten Sorensen TV Movie
Bones2005 Mrs. Diana Annenburg TV Show
Criminal Minds2005 Colleen Everson TV Show
The Office2005 Helene TV Show
Stranger at the Door2004 Kathleen Norris TV Movie
Desperate Housewives2004 Lillian Allen TV Show
Frozen Impact2003 Dr. Christy Blanchard TV Movie
Cold Case2003 Diane Moore 2005 TV Show
Fear of the Dark2002 Sandy Bilings Movie
First Monday2002 Sarah Novelli TV Show
The Griffin and the Minor Canon2002 Narrator (voice) TV Movie
Crossing Jordan2001 Joan TV Show
The Perfect Tenant2000 Jessica Michaels Movie
Holy Joe1999 Joan Wolrod TV Movie
Sunday1999 Emily Short Film
Mighty Joe Young1998 Dr. Ruth Young Movie
The Absolute Truth1997 Jean Douglas TV Movie
Port Charles1997 Claire Wright TV Show
Crisis Center1997 Lynn Maxfield TV Show
Born Free: A New Adventure1996 Eleanor Porter TV Movie
The Story First: Behind the Unabomber1996 Detective TV Show
Natural Causes1994 Jessie MacCarthy Movie
Burke's Law1994 Kelly Harris TV Show
Robin's Hoods1994 Brett Robin TV Show
Touched by an Angel1994 Sally TV Show
Accidental Meeting1994 Maryanne Bellmann TV Movie
Incident at Deception Ridge1994 Helen Davis TV Movie
Walker, Texas Ranger1993 Barbara Conway TV Show
Body Language1992 Norma TV Movie
Secrets1992 Jane Adams TV Movie
Jack's Place1992 Nicolette TV Show
The Hidden Room1991 Kate Richards TV Show
Under Cover1991 Kate Del'Amico TV Show
Before the Storm1991 TV Movie
Under Cover1991 Kate Del'Amico TV Movie
Timeless Tales from Hallmark1990 Rapunzel TV Show
Web of Deceit1990 Lauren Hale TV Movie
Viper1988 Laura Macalla Movie
Addicted to His Love1988 Cassie Robbins TV Movie
Spies, Lies & Naked Thighs1988 Beverly TV Movie
CBS Summer Playhouse1987 Judith TV Show
Trying Times1987 Laura TV Show
In Self Defense1987 Susan Andrews TV Movie
Dark Mansions1986 Shellane Victor TV Movie
Outrage!1986 Arlene Robbins TV Movie
Pleasures1986 Eve Harper TV Movie
Matlock1986 Charlene Matlock TV Show
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1985 Lisa Tate TV Show
Midas Valley1985 Sarah Corey TV Movie
The Last Days of Pompeii1984 Nydia TV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984 Laura Callan, Crystal Wendle, Terry Shannon TV Show
Visiting Hours1982 Sheila Munroe Movie
Money on the Side1982 Annie Gilson TV Movie
The Manions of America1981 Deirdre O'Manion TV Show
The High Country1981 Kathy Movie
The Adventures of Nellie Bly1981 Nellie Bly TV Movie
Leo and Loree1980 Loree Movie
The Night the City Screamed1980 Brenda Farrell TV Movie
Like Normal People1979 Virginia Rae Hensler TV Movie
Women at West Point1979 Jennifer Scott TV Movie
A Last Cry for Help1979 Sharon Muir TV Movie
The Flame Is Love1979 Emmaline Nevada 'Vada' Holtz TV Movie
The Young Pioneers1978 Molly Beaton TV Show
Little Ladies of the Night1977 Hailey Atkins TV Movie
Testimony of Two Men1977 Mavis Eaton TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Anne Lester TV Show
What Really Happened to the Class of '65?1977 TV Show
Black Market Baby1977 Anne Macarino TV Movie
W.C. Fields and Me1976 Ingenue Movie
Eleanor and Franklin1976 Alice Roosevelt (age 14-20) TV Movie
Having Babies1976 Laura Gorman TV Movie
Serpico1976 Magda TV Show
The Oregon Trail1976 Deborah Randal TV Show
State Fair1976 Bobbie Jean Shaw TV Movie
Young Pioneers1976 Molly Beaton TV Movie
Young Pioneers' Christmas1976 Molly Beaton TV Movie
Crazy Mama1975 Cheryl Movie
Beacon Hill1975 Betsy Bullock TV Show
Medical Story1975 Kim TV Show
Happy Days1974 Ashley Pfister TV Show
Lucas Tanner1974 Diane TV Show
Sons and Daughters1974 Julie TV Show
Jory1973 Amy Barron Movie
The Waltons1971 Alicia Hanover TV Show
Aru heishi no kake1970 Rose Allen Movie
Medical Center1969 Leslie TV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968 Ruth TV Show
Time Travelers1966 Movie
The Secret Storm1954 Doreen Post (1973-1974) TV Show
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Comments on Linda Purl

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richard thomasJun 3, 2014

hello lind I think your amazing, actress..God bless you...

jack chappellNov 29, 2013

have enjoyed watching you do you acting in many you still work in japan?

Desert DaveFeb 15, 2010

Just got home from your concert at SCPD which we enjoyed tremendously. Hope to hear you again sometime.

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