From working as a minor character in her first show Bone Chillers to landing a major role in the famous TV series Freaks and Geeks, actress Linda Cardellino grew up. Ever since getting cast in Freaks and Geeks, she went on to play groundbreaking roles in the number of shows and movies, along with some popular Hollywood stars.
Learn more about Linda’s life — from parents to husband to dating history to married status — in the article below laid out in a wiki-style format.
Ethnicity, Parents, Siblings
Born in Redwood City, San Francisco Area, California, Linda Cardellino was born to a business household. Her mother Lorraine is a housewife whereas her father, Wayne David Cardellini, is a businessman.
Born on June 25, 1975, Linda is of Italian, Irish, English, German, and Scottish ethnicity. The youngest of four children, Linda thus has three siblings.
Born around the San Francisco Bay Area, Linda cultivated an interest in acting at a mere age of ten while she was performing the role of a singer in school Christmas play.
For her education, Linda went to Saint Francis High School in California. Struck by the choice of whether to go to New York to study theater or Los Angeles to study film and television after her high-school, Linda chose the latter.
However, a couple of years later, she resumed her study at the Loyola Marymount University and received a degree in theatre arts.
Height, Weight, Measurements
Even at the age of 44, Linda Cardellino looks just as attractive as when she was in her teenage. She stands at an average height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 meters) and has a slim built overall.
Her weight of 57 kilograms too is perfect for her height. Linda’s measurements of 36-35-35 accentuate her height and weight.
To talk more about her physical attributes, Linda’s hair color is dark brown and her eye color is light brown.
Linda Cardellini Net Worth Info
Linda made her television debut through the sci-fi TV series Bone Chillers. Playing the role of Sarah, Linda appeared in a total of 13 episodes.
The profile she developed from Bone Chillers landed her in a popular show Freaks and Geeks (1999). Later, she made a global image through the portrayal of Velma in Scooby-Doo (2002).
Moreover, she also appeared in the award-winning Ang Lee’s movie called Brokeback Mountain (2005), alongside Heath Ledger. Since then, she went on to work on some major projects.
Some of Linda’s other works include The Prince and the Surfer (1999), The Unsaid (2001), American Gun (2005), Kill the Irishman (2011), Return (2011), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), among others.
Most of the wealth she gathered over the years, the major source of it was movies. Linda Cardellino is estimated to garner a massive net worth of $6 million.
Linda Cardellini Married, Husband, Kids
To have a partner who has been your best friend from childhood — it’s only confined in people’s dreams. But, for Linda, it was real and she was lucky to date a friend Steven Rodriguez whom she has known since she was 10.
Officially starting their relationship from 2010, the pair welcomed a daughter kid in February 2012, whom they later named Lilah Rose.
After almost a relationship of 4 years, Linda and Steve got engaged in New York City in June 2013. The couple has since been living together.
As of Spring 2020, the couple was yet to get married. Likewise, Linda and Steve — her prospective husband — didn’t seem interested in tying the knot.
About Steven Rodriguez
Steven Rodriguez is a quite well-known figure in the entertainment industry. Aged 47, Steven was born in the year 1972 and celebrates his birthday on every 4th of August.
He is known for working on movies like Daredevil (2003), Master of Champions (2006), and Car Science (2011).
Linda Cardellini Dating History, Boyfriends
Before she dated Steven, Linda Cardellini has had dated a handful of men. She was linked with a director/photographer, Nicholaus Goossen, somewhere in the late ’90s.
Following the break-up with Nicholaus, Linda went on to date her co-star from the show Freaks and Geeks, Jason Segel.
Jason Segel, an American actor popular for his role of Marshall in the sitcom How I Met Your Mother, however, broke-up with Linda after dating her from March 2001 to January 2007.
Before her relationship with her current fiancee Steven, she had a relationship with Justin Rogina briefly for a year.
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