Linda Hart

Linda Hart

Highest Rated: 96% The Insider (1999)

Lowest Rated: 11% The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest (2002)

Birthday: Jul 5, 1950

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, USA

Linda Hart was widely known for her acting on the big screen. She began her career at age seven performing on TV with her family in the gospel show "The Harts." In 2000, she played Minnie Driver's mother in "Beautiful." Known for making audiences laugh, Hart began her acting career in comedies like "The Best of Times" (1986) and "Stella" (1990) starring Bette Midler. She had a part on the television special "It's Garry Shandling's Show -- 25th Anniversary Special" (Showtime, 1985-86). Hart worked in television around the start of her acting career with a role on "Night Court" (NBC, 1983-1992). Hart also contributed music to "Honky Tonk Freeway" (1981) with Beau Bridges. Her work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Gypsy" (CBS, 1993-94). In the nineties, she worked on the television shows "Muddling Through" (CBS, 1993-94) and "Touched By an Angel" (CBS, 1994-2003). She also appeared in the action film "Get Shorty" (1995) with John Travolta. during these years Hart focused on film in more recent years, appearing in "Wicked" (1998) with Julia Stiles, "Crazy in Alabama" (1999) with Melanie Griffith and the Al Pacino dramatic adaptation "The Insider" (1999). She also appeared in the action flick "Showtime" (2002) with Robert De Niro and "The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest" (2002). Hart most recently acted on "The Winner" (Fox, 2006-07).

Highest rated movies

The Insider
Get Shorty
Tin Cup
Crazy in Alabama




11% 49% The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest Mrs. 'B' (Character) $5.5K 2002
25% 25% Showtime Waitress (Character) $37.9M 2002
96% 90% The Insider Mrs. Wigand (Character) $29.0M 1999
30% 64% Crazy in Alabama Madelyn (Character) $2.0M 1999
20% 40% Wicked Mrs. Potter (Character) - 1998
No Score Yet 27% Little Girls in Pretty Boxes Betty Parker (Character) - 1997
72% 65% Tin Cup Doreen (Character) $53.9M 1996
88% 70% Get Shorty Fay Devoe (Character) $68.8M 1995
57% 76% Gypsy Miss Mazeppa (Character) - 1993
33% 76% Stella Debbie Whitman (Character) $20.1M 1990


90% 82% Bones Mrs. Lucia Bertolino (Guest Star) 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Winner Unknown (Character) 2007
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Practice Unknown (Guest Star) 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet Soul Man Unknown (Guest Star) 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Texas Justice Unknown (Character) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Touched by an Angel Unknown (Guest Star) 1994
No Score Yet 67% The Dukes of Hazzard Lisa (Guest Star) 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Johnny Cash Show Guest 1971