Linda Purl

Linda Purl
Linda Purl  American Actress

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Linda Purl was previously married to James Vinson Adams (2006 - 2011), Alexander Cary (1993 - 1999), William Broyles Jr. (1988 - 1992) and Desi Arnaz Jr. (1980 - 1981).

Linda Purl has been in relationships with Perry King (1986 - 1987), Simon MacCorkindale (1981), Bryan Englund and Brian Kerwin.


Linda Purl is a 68 year old American Actress. Born Linda M. Purl on 2nd September, 1955 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA, she is famous for Charlene on Matlock. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Linda Purl has been in 10 on-screen matchups, including Cliff De Young in Matlock (1986), Edward Albert in Body Language (1992), Henry Winkler in Happy Days (1974), Barry Bostwick in Addicted to His Love (1988) and Don Most in Leo and Loree (1980).

Linda Purl is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Actors from Connecticut.


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Relationship Statistics

Married5 6 years, 6 months 4 years, 5 months 2 years, 10 months
Dating4 42 years, 8 months 10 years, 10 months 10 months, 4 days
Total9 42 years, 8 months 7 years, 4 months 10 months, 4 days


First Name Linda
Last Name Purl
Full Name at Birth Linda M. Purl
Age 68 years
Birthday 2nd September, 1955
Birthplace Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
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
Official Websites,,,,

Linda Purl (born September 2, 1955) is an American actress and singer, known for her roles as Ashley Pfister on Happy Days, Sheila Munroe in the 1982 horror film Visiting Hours, Pam Beesly's mother Helene in The Office, and Ben Matlock's daughter Charlene Matlock for the first season of the television series Matlock.

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Linda Purl68 VirgoActress
Patrick Duffy74 PiscesActor
James Vinson Adams-
Alexander Cary60 AquariusWriter
William Broyles Jr.78 LibraScreenwriter
Perry King75 TaurusActor
Simon MacCorkindale58 PiscesActor
Desi Arnaz Jr.70 CapricornActor
Bryan Englund30 GeminiActor
Brian Kerwin73 ScorpioActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
LuciusMale6th February, 199528 years oldAlexander Cary


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The Swing of Things2020Sherry Fairfax-RothsteinMovie
Broken Halos2020BlondieMovie
Claire-ity2020Suzanne MercerTV Show
Viral Vignettes2020JudyTV Show
The High Life2019Jane GoldTV Show
Threat Level Midnight: The Movie2019Sexy NurseTV Movie
After Forever2018Dr. Evelyn MeyerTV Show
The Oath2018GwennTV Show
Designated Survivor2016Julia RombauerTV Show
Bender2016Mrs. ThomasMovie
Code Black2015Madeline MandelTV Show
Reckless2014Barbara FortnumTV Show
Major Crimes2012DorisTV Show
Stalked at 172012LaurenTV Movie
Homeland2011Elizabeth GainesTV Show
Lie to Me2009Meredith SpencerTV Show
The Seer2009Dr. Rachel HollyShort Film
True Blood2008Barbara PeltTV Show
Jack Salmon2008Abigail SalmonShort Film
Maid of Honor2006Laci CollinsTV Movie
Criminal Intent2005Kirsten SorensenTV Movie
Bones2005Mrs. Diana AnnenburgTV Show
Criminal Minds2005Colleen EversonTV Show
The Office2005Helene BeeslyTV Show
Stranger at the Door2004Kathleen NorrisTV Movie
Desperate Housewives2004Lillian AllenTV Show
Frozen Impact2003Dr. Christy BlanchardTV Movie
Cold Case2003Diane Moore 2005TV Show
Fear of the Dark2002Sandy BilingsMovie
First Monday2002Sarah NovelliTV Show
The Griffin and the Minor Canon2002Narrator (voice)TV Movie
Crossing Jordan2001JoanTV Show
The Perfect Tenant2000Jessica MichaelsMovie
Holy Joe1999Joan WolrodTV Movie
Sunday1999EmilyShort Film
Mighty Joe Young1998Dr. Ruth YoungMovie
The Absolute Truth1997Jean DouglasTV Movie
Port Charles1997Claire WrightTV Show
Crisis Center1997Lynn MaxfieldTV Show
Born Free: A New Adventure1996Eleanor PorterTV Movie
The Story First: Behind the Unabomber1996DetectiveTV Movie
Natural Causes1994Jessie MacCarthyMovie
Burke's Law1994Kelly HarrisTV Show
Robin's Hoods1994Brett RobinTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994SallyTV Show
Accidental Meeting1994Maryanne BellmannTV Movie
Incident at Deception Ridge1994Helen DavisTV Movie
Walker, Texas Ranger1993Barbara ConwayTV Show
Body Language1992NormaTV Movie
Secrets1992Jane AdamsTV Movie
Jack's Place1992Nicolette DeSilvaTV Show
The Hidden Room1991Kate RichardsTV Show
Under Cover1991Kate Del'AmicoTV Show
Before the Storm1991Kate Del'AmicoTV Movie
Under Cover1991Kate Del'AmicoTV Movie
Timeless Tales from Hallmark1990RapunzelTV Show
Web of Deceit1990Lauren HaleTV Movie
Viper1988Laura MacallaMovie
Addicted to His Love1988Cassie RobbinsTV Movie
Spies, Lies & Naked Thighs1988BeverlyTV Movie
CBS Summer Playhouse1987JudithTV Show
The Bold and the Beautiful1987LucyTV Show
Trying Times1987LauraTV Show
In Self Defense1987Susan AndrewsTV Movie
Dark Mansions1986Shellane VictorTV Movie
Outrage!1986Arlene RobbinsTV Movie
Pleasures1986Eve HarperTV Movie
Matlock1986Charlene MatlockTV Show
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1985Lisa TateTV Show
Midas Valley1985Sarah CoreyTV Movie
The Greatest Adventure: Stories from the Bible1985DelilahTV Show
The Last Days of Pompeii1984NydiaTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Crystal Wendle, Laura Callan, Terry ShannonTV Show
Visiting Hours1982Sheila MunroeMovie
Money on the Side1982Annie GilsonTV Movie
The Manions of America1981Deirdre O'ManionTV Show
The High Country1981KathyMovie
The Adventures of Nellie Bly1981Nellie BlyTV Movie
Leo and Loree1980LoreeMovie
The Night the City Screamed1980Brenda FarrellTV Movie
Like Normal People1979Virginia Rae HenslerTV Movie
Women at West Point1979Jennifer ScottTV Movie
A Last Cry for Help1979Sharon MuirTV Movie
The Flame Is Love1979Emmaline Nevada 'Vada' HoltzTV Movie
The Young Pioneers1978Molly BeatonTV Show
Little Ladies of the Night1977Hailey AtkinsTV Movie
Testimony of Two Men1977Mavis EatonTV Show
The Love Boat1977Anne LesterTV Show
What Really Happened to the Class of '65?1977WendyTV Show
Black Market Baby1977Anne MacarinoTV Movie
W.C. Fields and Me1976IngenueMovie
Eleanor and Franklin1976Alice Roosevelt (age 14-20)TV Show
Having Babies1976Laura GormanTV Movie
Serpico1976MagdaTV Show
The Oregon Trail1976Deborah RandalTV Show
State Fair1976Bobbie Jean ShawTV Movie
Young Pioneers1976Molly BeatonTV Movie
Young Pioneers' Christmas1976Molly BeatonTV Movie
Crazy Mama1975CherylMovie
Beacon Hill1975Betsy BullockTV Show
Medical Story1975KimTV Show
Happy Days1974Ashley Pfister, GloriaTV Show
Lucas Tanner1974DianeTV Show
Sons and Daughters1974Julie AshleyTV Show
Jory1973Amy BarronMovie
The Waltons1972Alicia Hanover, VanessaTV Show
Aru heishi no kake1970Rose AllenMovie
Medical Center1969LeslieTV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968Ruth MartinTV Show
Time Travelers1966Farrington's DaughterTV Movie
General Hospital1963Mrs. Wade Honeycutt, Peyton HoneycuttTV Show
The Secret Storm1954Doreen Post (1973-1974)TV Show
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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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