What is Laura Linney's net worth? Laura Linney's net worth is $7 million dollars. Born in New York, New York, Laura Linney began college at Northwestern University, but then transferred to Brown University. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in the mid-60s, and went on to attend Juilliard. She made her professional debut on stage in "Six Degrees of Separation" in 1990. In between film and television roles, she has continued to appear in Broadway and Off-Broadway productions, including "Sight Unseen", "Hedda Gabbler", "The Crucible", and "Time Stands Still". She has received four Tony Award nominations, among many other honors. Her on-camera career began in 1992 with the film "Lorenzo's Oil". Since then, she has appeared in such projects as "Primal Fear", "The Truman Show", "You Can Count on Me", "Mystic River", "Kinsey", and "The Savages". She is currently starring in the series, "The Big C".