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Linda Thorson (Linda Robinson)

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Biography

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The adventurous Canadian-born actress, who would invariably be known as the brunette dish who replaced Diana Rigg on the highly popular The Avengers (1961) spy series, was born Linda Robinson on June 18, 1947, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The second of four children of a math and physics teacher, she made a move to England in 1965 and initially studied dance and voice. A teen apprentice at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, her professional career took off abruptly in another direction, away from the theatre lights, when the 20-year-old was chosen (out of over 200 hopefuls) to succeed Ms. Read more...

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Character: Billie Streeter

Valentino 1977

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Character: Sister

Man on the Train 2011

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Character: Giles' Mother

Touch of Pink 2004

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Character: Judge Jane McPherson

Half Past Dead 2002

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Character: Marlene Gigante

Giving It Up 1999

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Character: Contance Stanley

Dead Silence 1997

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Character: Principal O'Neill

Joey 1986

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Character: Judy

Custody 2015

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Character: Barbara Stollery

E.N.G. 1989

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Character: Ellen Filipchuk

Street Legal 1987

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Character: Elizabeth Eaton

Tales from the Darkside 1983

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Character: Texas Lady

Rachel 2010

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Character: Mrs. Slatterly

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Character: Elaine Stearns

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Character: Mrs Percy

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