Linda Cardellini is a very talented actress and has been acting in so many hit movies and cartoons for years. One of her famous roles is on the famous kid’s cartoon Scooby Doo, where she played Velma in the live version of the movie. Cardellini has gone on to do characters in iconic films and television shows such as Legally Blonde, Freaks and Geeks, Good Burger and starred in ER.
Her roles have gotten her nominations such as The Screen Actors Guild for Broke Back Mountain, as well as the Ensemble Icon award for the cast of ER. Later on in her career, she got an Emmy nomination for her role on Mad Men, where she played Sylvia Rosen.
Cardellini has definitely built a name for herself in the acting world and is not finished with her career as she just finished wrapping up the final season of Netflix‘s Bloodline.
Linda Cardellini Net Worth 2018: $3 Million
Through her acting work, as well as through some other endeavors, Cardellini’s net worth is estimated to be somewhere around $3 Million. Let’s take a look at how she came to earn that much!
Linda Cardellini was born in Redwood City, California. Her love for acting came at a young age as she began attending drama school and doing school plays at just the age of ten.
A couple of years after graduating high school she moved to Los Angeles to try to get a career in acting.
Cardellini landed her break role in 1996 as the starring role of Sarah on ABC’s Bone Chillers. Following this, she made guest appearances on shows such as Step by Step, Clueless, 3rd Rock from the Sun, and even Boy Meets World.
After this Cardellini co-starred in the mini-series The Lot in 1999.
In 1999 she landed a lead role on NBC’s show Freaks and Geeks, alongside of Seth Rogan, James Franco, and Jason Segel. The show only lasted one year and ended in 2000.
Cardellini starred in the live-action adaptation of Scooby-Doo in 2002, Playing Velma Dinkley. She later got to do the role of Velma again in 2004, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed.
She then joined the cast of the hospital show ER in 2003 as Samantha Taggart for six seasons on ER, until the series finale.
In 2007 she did a voice over role where she was the voice of Ursula in the video game, Gladius, and played the voice of Bliss Goode on the ABC animated series The Goode Family.
In 2010 and 2011 Cardellini joined Dr. God comedy group in Los Angeles and San Francisco and appeared in Kill the Irishman and Super, and starred in the independent film Return.
She returned to doing voice over in 2012 till 2016, as she has been the voice of Wendy on the Disney Channel show Gravity Falls.
Cardellini appears on the podcast, The Thrilling Adventure Hour, on the Sparks Nevada: Marshal on Mars segments.
In 2013, she returned to television and got to play Sylvia Rosen, on the hit show Mad Men, which she received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.
Starting in 2015, she joined Kyle Chandler on the Netflix series Bloodline But the show was canceled in 2016, and ended after its third season.
In 2017 she worked alongside Will Ferrel as his wife on the comedy Daddy’s Home 2.