Linda Thorson

Location:                   Greater London, United Kingdom, Toronto Division, Canada
Height:                        5'8" (172 cm)
Weight:                       9st. 10lb. (61.68 kg)
Playing Age:             65 - 80
Appearance:             White
Eye Colour:               Green
Hair Colour:             White
Hair Length:             Mid Length
Voice Character:     Natural
Voice Quality:           Strong
Training:                     RADA, ACTING, 2 years, 1965 - 1967

Linda can currently be seen as series regular Gloria Esterbrook in The Hardy Boys, streaming now on Hulu and is currently filming season 2. She is well known in the UK for her TV roles in The Avengers (Tara King) & Emmerdale (Rosemary King).


2021, Television, Gloria Esterbrook (Series Reg), The Hardy Boys (seasons 1&2), - Hulu, Jason Stone, Melanie Orr
2021, Television, Simone (Lead), The Vows We Keep - TV Movie, Hallmark, Jessica Harmon
2019, Television, Gladys (Guest Star), Little Birds, Sky Atlantic, Stacie Passon
2018, Television, Denise Monaghan (Guest Lead), New Amsterdam (season 1), NBC, Kate Dennis
2018, Television, Gloria Gregson (Guest Lead), Schitts Creek 5, CBC/Netflix, Jordan Canning
2018, Television, Wilma (Semi Regular), Free Rein season 2, Netflix / Lime Pictures, Various Directors
2015, Television, Judy (Lead), Two Wrongs - TV Movie, Incendo Productions Canada, Tristan Dubois
2015, Television, Rae Henson (Guest Star), Transporter - Season 2, Atlantique Prods, Brad Turner
2014, Television, Petra (Lead), Best Christmas Party Ever - TV Movie, Hallmark, John Bradshaw
2013, Television, Eleanor Ward, Rookie Blue, ABC Television, Kelly Makin
2012, Television, Melissa Hurst, Saving Hope, Entertainment One, John Fawcett
2012, Television, Oliver Hardy, Sylvia Plath: Girl Detective, Mike Simses
2012, Television, Mrs. Slatterly, The Listener, Bell Media, Peter Stebbings
2011, Television, Isadora, Committed, Norma Bailey
2011, Television, Elaine Stearns, Flashpoint, CTV, John Fawcett
2008, Television, Caro Francis, Doctors, BBC Television, Dominic Keavey
2006, Television, Rosemary King (Regular 2006-7), Emmerdale, ITV Granada,
2006, Television, Anne Wheaton, Silent Witness, BBC Television, Martyn Friend
2006, Television, Mrs Percy, Vital Signs, ITV, Renny Rye
2001, Television, Martha Taylor, Law & Order, NBC, James Quinn
1999, Television, Emily Yeager, The Hoop Life, Hardwood Productions,
1998, Television, Isabel Murray, Emily of New Moon, CBC,
1997, Television, Cassandra Delarossa, F/X: The Series, Jon Cassar
1994, Television, Geena Sinclair / Helen Richmond, Kung Fu: The Legend Continues, Warner Bros.,
1994, Television, Ellen Filipchuk, Street Legal, CBC, Steve DiMarco
1993, Television, Gul Ocett, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Jonathan Frakes
1993, Television, Janet, Sweating Bullets,
1990, Television, Jessica, Monsters, Sci-Fi Channel, Brian Thomas Jones
1989, Television, Janice Brattle, Empty Nest, NBC, John Bowab
1989, Television, Julia Medina, One Life To Live, ABC Television,
1988, Television, Laura Browne, Buck James, ABC Television,
1987, Television, Dr. Mansfield, Dynasty, ABC Television, Nancy Malone
1987, Television, Hillary Stonehall, Marblehead Manor, Paramount Television,
1987, Television, Elizabeth Eaton, Tales From the Darkside, CBS, Richard Friedman
1987, Television, Connie Delvecchio, The Bronx Zoo, Paramount Television, Alexander Singer
1986, Television, Pamela, Blind Justice (TV Movie), Rod Holcomb
1986, Television, Agent Gregory, Moonlighting, ABC Television, Paul Lynch
1986, Television, Karen Cooper, Spenser: For Hire, ABC Television, Virgil W. Vogel
1986, Television, Industrial Spy, The Equalizer, CBS, Richard Compton
1986, Television, Woman in Class, The Gladiator (TV Movie), ABC Television, Abel Ferrara
1985, Television, Uli, Lime Street, ABC Television, Ray Austin
1985, Television, Mrs. Cochrane, St. Elsewhere, NBC,
1984, Television, Cory Fuhrman, The Lost Honor of Kathryn Beck, Simon Langton
1981, Television, Teri Fields, McClain's Law, NBC, Michael O'Herlihy
1981, Television, Melissa, The Two of Us, CBS, Peter Bonerz
1980, Television, Ann Winfield, Matt and Jenny, Joseph L. Scanlan
1979, Television, 3rd Fury, Oresteia,
1979, Television, Sarah Lyall, The Great Detective, CBC,
1978, Television, Diamond, Return of the Saint, ITV,
1973, Television, Toni Tanner, Thriller, ITV,
1969, Television, Tara King (Regular), The Avengers, ITV,


2016, Stage, Betty Swami, Zindabad, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Richard Digby Day
2017, Stage, Baptista, The Taming of the Shrew, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival,
2014, Stage, Polly Wyeth, Other Desert Cities, Alley Theatre, USA, Jackson Gay
2017, Stage, Madame Arcati, Blithe Spirit, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival,
2013, Stage, Violet, August: Osage County, Everyman Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, Vincent Lancisi
2011, Stage, Lady Bracknell, The Importance of Being Earnest, Guthrie Theatre, MN, Joe Dowling
2010, Stage, Helen, Exit/Entrance, 59E59St , NY, M Burke Walker
2008, Stage, Aunt Alicia, Gigi, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, Tim Sheader / Stephen Mear
2007, Stage, Hester Salomon, Equus, David Pugh Ltd / UK Tour, Thea Sharrock
2005, Stage, Lady Eastlake, The Countess, Yvonne Arnaud / Criterion, Ludovica Vilar Hauser
2001, Stage, Lead, Putting it Together - A Sondheim Revue, Chichester Festival Theatre, Ed Hall
1992, Stage, Alaura Kingsley, City of Angels (Broadway), Virginia Theater, NY, Michael Blakemore
1991, Stage, Mrs George Collins, Getting Married (GB Shaw), Circle in the Square, NY, Stephen Porter
1990, Stage, Zoya, Zoya's Apartment, Circle in the Square, NY, Boris A Morozov
1984, Stage, Belinda Blair (Drama Desk Award), Noises Off, Brooks Atkinson Theater, NY, Michael Blakemore
1983, Stage, Nancy (Theatre World Award), Steaming, Brooks Atkinson Theater, NY, Roger Smith


2022, Film, Gayle Bennet, Lion Vs The Little People, LVM Films, Raphael Warner
2011, Film, Sister, Man on the Train, Prospero Pictures, Mary McGuckian
2004, Film, Maria, Straight Into Darkness, Chuck Williams Productions, Jeff Burr
2004, Film, Giles' Mother, Tough of Pink, Sony Pictures, Ian Iqbal Rashid
2002, Film, Judge Jane McPherson, Half Past Dead, Sony Pictures, Don Michael Paul
1988, Film, Athena, Olympus Force: The Key, Atlantis Pictures,
1986, Film, Principal O'Neill, Joey, Satori, Joseph Ellison
1986, Film, Grace James, Sweet Liberty, Universal Pictures, Alan Alda
1985, Film, Andrea, Walls of Glass, Scott D. Goldstein
1983, Film, Brooke Parsons, Curtains, Richard Ciupka
1978, Film, Angela, The Greek Tycoon, Universal Pictures,

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