Linda Cardellini

Linda Edna Cardellini is an American actress and voice actor. She is known for her roles as Lindsay Weir on Freaks and Geeks, Samantha Taggart on ER, Velma Dinkley in the liveaction ScoobyDoo feature films, Sylvia Rosen, a neighbor of Don Drapers, on the AMC drama series Mad Men, Meg Rayburn on the Netflix original series Bloodline, and Laura Barton in Avengers Age of Ultron. She is also known for voicing roles in animated projects such as CJ in Regular Show, Wendy Corduroy in Gravity Falls, Cassie in Brokeback Mountain, and Megan in Sanjay and Craig.

Cardellini was born in Redwood City, California, the daughter of Lorraine , a homemaker, and Wayne David Cardellini, a businessman. She is the youngest of four children. Cardellini is of Italian , Irish , German, English, and Scottish descent, and was raised Catholic. She made her first public appearance at age 10, when she sang in a school play. Subsequently, she acted in several school productions and started attending drama lessons. She graduated from nearby Mountain Views Catholic St. Francis High School in 1993, then moved to Los Angeles to seek roles in television and film. Cardellini was a contestant in a 1994 episode of The Price Is Right, winning a fireplace.

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