Linda Cardellini

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FEMALE LEAD: Return – “Kelli”


LINDA CARDELLINI shot to fame in the cult classic television show Freaks & Geeks, which launched a generation of actors including Linda, Seth Rogen, James Franco and writer/director/producer Judd Apatow. Cardellini’s diverse career has allowed her to work with accomplished filmmakers such as Ang Lee in the Oscar-nominated film Brokeback Mountain, for which she shared both SAG and Gotham Award nominations for Ensemble Cast.

On the small screen, Cardellini starred as Nurse Samantha Taggert in six seasons of NBC’s internationally recognized series ER, and also co-starred in Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana’s highly rated CBS mini-series Comanche Moon. Her film roles include playing the notable role of Velma in the Scooby Doo franchise, and more recently in the independent films Kill the Irishman, Super and American Gun.