Linda Hart

Actor
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." ... Read more »

Filmography

Actor (24)

Bones 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Winner 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Showtime 2002 (Movie)

Waitress (Actor)

The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest 2002 (Movie)

Mrs. B (Actor)

The Practice 1991 - 1992, 1997 - 1998, 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Touched By an Angel 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 1995, 1997 - 1998, 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Crazy in Alabama 1999 (Movie)

Madelyn (Actor)

The Insider 1999 (Movie)

Mrs Wigand (Actor)

Major Dad 1991 - 1992, 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Soul Man 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Closer 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Wicked 1998 (Movie)

Mrs Potter (Actor)

Tin Cup 1996 (Movie)

Doreen (Actor)

Get Shorty 1995 (Movie)

Fay Devoe (Actor)

Texas Justice 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Muddling Through 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

A Perfect World 1993 (Movie)

Eileen (Actor)

Lola 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Stella 1990 (Movie)

Debbie Whitman (Actor)

The Best of Times 1986 (Movie)

Blender (Actor)

Gypsy (TV Show)

Actor

Queen (TV Show)

Actor
Music (2)

The Best of Times 1986 (Movie)

(for the Blenders) (Music Supervisor)

Honky Tonk Freeway 1981 (Movie)

("Diamond Trinkets") (Song Performer)
Other (1)

The Best of Times 1986 (Movie)

(for the Blenders) (Choreographer)

Biography

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).

Relationships

Larry Hart

Brother
wrote the stage musical "Sisterella"

Milestones

2000

Played Minnie Driver's mother in "Beautiful"

1999

Cast as Russell Crowe's mother in "The Insider"

1987

Broadway debut in "Anything Goes"

Worked as a Harlette, backing up Bette Midler, and appeared in "Divine Madness" and "De Tour"

Began her career at age seven performing on TV with her family in the gospel show "The Harts"

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