Linda Hamilton
Linda Hamilton
Real Name/Full Name Linda Carroll Hamilton
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Linda Hamilton
Birth Place: Salisbury, Maryland, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 26 September 1956
Age/How Old: 67 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 59 Kg
In Pounds – 130 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father – Carroll Stanford Hamilton
Mother – Barbara K Holt
Siblings: Leslie Hamilton
School: Wicomico Junior High School, Wicomico High School, Salisbury
College: Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: James Cameron (m. 1997–1999), Bruce Abbott (m. 1982–1989)
Kids/Children Name: Josephine Archer Cameron, Dalton Abbott
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: $75 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Linda Hamilton is a trendy and successful actress hailing from Salisbury, Maryland. She rose to fame with the series called Beauty and the Beast, in which she portrayed the role of Catherine Chandler, which aired from 1987 to 1999. She is also very popular in the blockbuster franchise Terminator, in which she performed the role of Sarah Connor. She has been one of the leading and most popular actresses of the 90s.

Well, how well do you know about Linda Hamilton? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Linda Hamilton’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Linda Hamilton to date.

Biography and Early Life

Hamilton was born and brought up in Salisbury, Maryland, to her father, Carroll Stanford Hamilton. The latter used to work as a physician and to mother Barbara K Holt in an Anglo-Saxon background. When she was young, she lost her father, after which her mother got married to a policeman. She grew up with a twin sister named Leslie, and she used to love reading books.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Linda Hamilton in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Linda Hamilton’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2024 having been born on 26 September 1956. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 130 lbs in Pound and 59kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Blonde.


Linda Hamilton completed her primary school at the Wicomico junior high school, after which she graduated from the Wicomico High School, Salisbury. She pursued a college degree from Washington College, Maryland. After this, she decided to pursue a career in acting and shifted to New York City, where she attended many acting workshops by the famous Lee Strasberg.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Hamilton got married to Bruce Abbot in 1982 and has a son together named Dalton Abbot. The couple ended their relationship in the year 1989. Following this, she got married to Jes Cameron, a director, in the year 1997. Their marriage lasted two years, and they are blessed with a daughter named Josephine Cameron.

Is Linda Hamilton Lesbian?

Linda Hamilton used to be married to Bruce Abbot until 1989, after which she was married to James Cameron until 1999. So it can be confirmed that she is not a lesbian and has interest only in men.

Professional Career

Linda Hamilton started acting at a very young age of just 10 when she performed in the stage show of The Wind in the Willows, and this instilled in her an interest in acting and drama. Following this, she began her career as a professional actress in TV shows, and after some insignificant roles, in 1980, she finally landed a part in the hit CBS show called Secrets of Midland Heights.

She started acting in movies with the film the Assassination Game in 1982. She went on to star in the very popular and hit movie Children of the corn, which was a horror film. Subsequently, she landed Sarah Connor’s role in the blockbuster franchise Terminator, which went on to be the most famous role of her career. Following this, in 1986, she went on to star in movies and shows like Black Moon Rising, Murder, She Wrote, etc.

She portrayed the character of Catherine Chandler, the leader of the fantasy series Beauty and the Beast. Her acting garnered a lot of appreciation and several award nominations like Emmy and Golden Globe etc. She has acted in movies and shows like Mr. Destiny, Terminator 2: the judgment day, Shadow Conspiracy, Frasier, Chuck, Saturday night live, etc.


  • Linda Hamilton won the Saturn Awards for Best actress as well as MTV Awards for Most Desirable Female and Best Female Performance in the year 1992 for her acting in the movie Terminator 2: the judgment day.
  • She received the CableACE Awards for her work in the movie A Mother’s Prayer in the year 1995.
  • She has also received the Satellite Awards for her work in the film The Colour of Courage in the year 2000.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Linda Hamilton in 2024

Linda Hamilton Net Worth
Linda Hamilton Net Worth

Linda Hamilton is a trendy and successful actress and has gathered a substantial amount of money from her impeccable career as a lead actress. The movies and shows like Terminator, Terminator 2, The Beauty and the Beast, Children of the Corn, etc., have made her very popular among the masses. She earned a whopping $50 million from her divorce settlement with Jes Cameron. Over the years, she has been able to gather a net worth of $75 million as of 2024.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • When she was ten, she performed on stage for the first time in a stage show called The Wind in the Willows, which instilled a love for acting in her.
  • Linda Hamilton is influential and is said to perform her stunts in most of the action sequences in her movies, and likes to avoid stunt doubles during any scene.

Linda Hamilton is a renowned and very talented actress who has been acting since the age of 10. Owing to her good looks and talent, she has emerged as people’s favorite and has scored blockbuster movies like the Terminator franchise, Children of the corn, Secrets of Midland Heights, etc. She is also powerful and performs her stunts in action sequences.


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