Laura Linney is the iconic Triple Oscar-nominated actress who was born in Manhattan. Laura is well established in terms of her career as an actress and singer. Now, she is also enjoying her blissful marital relationship with her husband. 

To know more bout her marital status and children dig into the article further.

Who Is The First Husband Of Laura?

Sometimes the choices we make are not the perfect one for us. It requires time and perfect understanding to make compatible choices. Likewise, here is the case of Laura Linney. She has married twice. At first, she tied the knot with the actor David Adkin on 2nd September 1995. But her marital relationship with her first husband David could not last long. After five years of togetherness, the pair got divorced in the year 2000. 

Laura’s Relationship With Her Second Husband

In Laura’s journey of life, there was the entry of her second husband Marc Schauer to support her and to complete her. The duo first got to know each other during the Telluride Festival in Colorado. Her second husband Marc Schauer is a real estate agent.

As the saying goes “love finds its own way”, Laura, despite being four years older than her husband, the age never affected their relationship. The love between the pair blossomed and was soon taken to the next step by walking down the aisle to be husband and wife on May 2, 2009. 

Actress Laura Linney with her husband Marc Schauer in an event. ( Photo:

Emmy winning actress Laura became a mother at the age of 49 after she gave birth to her son, Bennett Armistead Schauer. Laura and her husband Marc welcomed their son on 8th January 2014. 

There was a risk of carrying the baby at an older age so, the news regarding the pregnancy of Laura was kept secret. She has revealed that she wanted to make sure that her child actually arrives safe and healthy. Laura even went to theaters while she was eight months pregnant but was not noticed by anyone. 

Short Bio & Net Worth Of Laura 

According to the wiki, Laura was born on February 5, 1964, to mother Miriam Anderson and father Romulus Linney in New York City. Talking about her parents' profession, her father was the prolific American Playwriter and novelist whereas, her mother is a nurse. 

Ever since her childhood, Laura had an interest in acting. She began her film career in the early 1990s. The flawless acting skills of Laura has grabbed the attention of many people. Laura was successful at receiving two Golden Globe Awards, four Prime Time Emmy Awards, and has been nominated for three Academy Awards and four Tony Awards.

Talking about the height of Laura, she is 5 feet and 7 inches tall. When it comes to the net worth of such an amazingly talented personality, she has an estimated net worth of about $7 million.