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Linda Thompson Net Worth

Linda Thompson Net Worth is
$25 Million

Linda Thompson Bio/Wiki 2017

Linda Thompson Net Worth $25 Million

Linda Thompson was born on May 23, 1950 in Memphis, Tennessee. Linda is an American actress, songwriter, and also a beauty pageant winner. She’s a net worth of $25 Million. Linda’s prosperity comes from songwriting, but she has worked on many TV shows too. A number of Linda’s more well-known tunes happen to be played in the movies, Bodyguard and Pretty Woman. Linda got international recognition as the long time girlfriend of Elvis Presleyafter he shed from his own wife.

In 1977, the American actress was seen on the TV series “Hee Haw”. She’s appeared in many others including Fantasy Island, Beverly Hills, 90210, The Fall Guy, and Vega$ among others. Linda in addition has worked in many movies like the Rabbit Test, Three on a Meathook, RoboCop 2. Thompson had a modest part in the film Bodyguard. Linda wrote lyrics for the theme song I Have Nothing — she’s better known for this. Linda featured in four documentaries about Elvis Presley, as well as in Princes of Malibu, a reality show concerning the attempts of her then husband to enhance her two sons. Linda is now viewed as herself in the reality series “The Hills”, and “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”. Linda was in a relationship with Elvis from 1972 to 1976. In 1981, she married Bruce Jenner and had two children with him. However they divorced in 1984. In 1991, she married David Foster, but again filed for divorce in 2005.

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Quick Facts

Full NameLinda Thompson
Net Worth$25 Million, $25 Million
Date Of BirthMay 23, 1950, May 23, 1950
DiedMay 10, 2009, St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
Height1.75 m, 1.75 m
ProfessionLyricist, Actor, Songwriter, Lyricist, Actor, Songwriter
NationalityAmerican, American
SpouseDavid Foster, Caitlyn Jenner, David Foster, Caitlyn Jenner
ChildrenBrody Jenner, Brandon Jenner, Brody Jenner, Brandon Jenner
ParentsSanford Abel Thompson, Margie White Thompson, Sanford Abel Thompson, Margie White Thompson
SiblingsSam Thompson, Sam Thompson
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AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music And Lyrics, TV Land Entertainer Award, Gemini Award for Best Variety Program, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music And Lyrics, TV Land Entertainer Award, Gemini Award for Best Variety Program
Music GroupsRichard & Linda Thompson, The Bunch, Paddy's Lamentation, A Heart Needs A Home, Down Where The Drunkards Roll
NominationsAcademy Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song
MoviesThe Bodyguard, RoboCop 2, The Bodyguard, RoboCop 2
TV ShowsThe Princes of Malibu, Hee Haw, The Princes of Malibu, Hee Haw


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Third wife of David Foster.
2Mother-in-law of Leah Jenner.
3Stated on Larry King Live (1985) that she was a virgin until age 22, when she was deflowered by Elvis Presley.
4Ex-stepmother of Sara Foster, Erin Foster, Jordan Foster and Amy Foster-Gillies.
5Mother, with Caitlyn Jenner, of sons Brandon Jenner and Brody Jenner.
6Won numerous pageants including Miss Memphis State, Miss Shelby County and Miss Liberty Bowl.
7Thompson occasionally co-wrote songs with former husband, music producer David Foster.
8Former partner of Elvis Presley. They lived together from July 1972 to December 1976.
9Miss Tennessee-Universe 1972


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007Entertainer's AwardTV Land AwardsHee Haw (1969)Roy Clark

Barbi Benton

Marianne Gordon

Jim Hager

Jon Hager

Gunilla Hutton

Misty Rowe

Sam Lovullo (producer)
2003Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music and LyricsThe Concert for World Children's Day (2002)David Foster (music by)
2002Special RecognitionBMI Film & TV AwardsKurt Bestor

Sam Cardon

David Foster

Michael Kamen

Moby

John Williams
2002Humanitarian AwardWomen in Film Crystal Awards
1997Special RecognitionBMI Film & TV AwardsJohn Williams

Basil Poledouris

Stephen James Taylor

Michael Kamen

Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds

David Foster
1994Most Performed Song from a FilmBMI Film & TV AwardsThe Bodyguard (1992)David Foster

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1997Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music and LyricsCentennial Olympic Games: Opening Ceremonies (1996)David Foster (composer)

Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds (composer)
1994GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for TelevisionThe Bodyguard (1992)David Foster
1993OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Music, Original SongThe Bodyguard (1992)David Foster (music)


Filmography

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Voice2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
The X Factor2005-2015TV Series writer - 4 episodes
Tu cara me suena - Argentina2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Tu cara me suena2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
True Detective2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Voice of the Philippines2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Voice UK2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars2012-2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
American Idol2003-2012TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Glee2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Britain's Got Talent2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Memòries de la tele2009TV Series writer - 1 episode
Holiday Festival on Ice 20072007TV Movie writer: "Grown-up Christmas List"
Idols2002-2007TV Series writer - 4 episodes
Idols2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idool 20072007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idol2005TV Series writer - 1 episode
Australian Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Singapore Idol2004TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement2004writer: "A Love That Will Last"
Malaysian Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Canadian Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Deutschland sucht den Superstar2003-2004TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne2003-2004TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
SuperStar KZ2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idols2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Operación triunfo2002TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Liberty's Kids: Est. 17762002TV Series lyrics: "Through My Own Eyes"
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood2002performer: "Dimming of the Day" 1975
1000 millones2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
Pop Idol2001TV Series writer - 1 episode
Ally McBeal2001TV Series lyrics - 1 episode
Whitney Houston: The Greatest Hits2000Video documentary writer: "I Have Nothing"
True Crime1999writer: "Why Should I Care"
Tin Cup1996writer: "This Could Take All Night"
Eraser1996writer: "Where Do We Go From Here"
Casper1995writer: "Remember Me This Way"
The 65th Annual Academy Awards1993TV Special writer: "I Have Nothing"
The Bodyguard1992writer: "I Have Nothing"
All I Want for Christmas1991music: "All I Want Instrumental"
Pretty Woman1990writer: "No Explanation" - as Linda Thompson-Jenner
Stealing Home1988writer: "And When She Danced Love theme from 'Stealing Home'"

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bare Exposure1993Contest Girl #5 Lynette
The Bodyguard1992Female Academy Member
Beverly Hills, 902101990TV SeriesNina
RoboCop 21990Mother with Baby
Mars: Base One1988TV MovieAnchorwoman
Shelter in the Storm1987Julie
Comedy Factory1986TV SeriesDolores
Riptide1986TV SeriesArlene Young
The Fall Guy1984TV SeriesEvangeline Gallantine
Fantasy Island1982TV SeriesAnnie / Lindy
Vega$1978-1981TV SeriesSylvia / Rita Mason / Helen Martin
Good Ol' Boys1979TV MovieMary, Traveler's Girfriend
Rabbit Test1978Girl on Bus
CHiPs1978TV SeriesChrissy
Starsky and Hutch1977TV SeriesMeghan
The Rookies1975TV SeriesYoung Woman
Three on a Meathook1973Debbie

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Doctors2016TV SeriesHerself - Author, A Little Thing Called Life
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHerself - Author, A Little Thing Called Life
Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHerself - Author, A Little Thing Called Life
Access Hollywood Live2016TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2016TV SeriesHerself - Author
Good Morning America2016TV SeriesHerself - Author
The Hills2008-2009TV SeriesHerself
The 5th Annual TV Land Awards2007TV SpecialHerself - Winner ("Entertainers Award")
TV Land: Myths and Legends2007TV Series documentaryHerself
Larry King Live2005TV SeriesHerself
The Princes of Malibu2005TV SeriesHerself
200 Cadillacs2004Video documentaryHerself
2003 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2003TV SpecialHerself - Co-Winner: Outstanding Music and Lyrics
E! True Hollywood Story1999-2003TV Series documentaryHerself
Late Show with David Letterman2002TV SeriesHerself
The Definitive Elvis: Elvis and Priscilla2002Video documentaryHerself
There's Only One Elvis2002TV Movie documentaryHerself - Girlfriend
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand2001TV Special documentaryHerself (uncredited)
Elvis: His Life and Times1997TV Special
The 11th Annual American Comedy Awards1997TV SpecialHerself
The 23rd Annual American Music Awards1996TV SpecialHerself
Hee Haw1977-1992TV SeriesHerself
Voices that Care1991TV Movie documentaryHerself - Choir Member
The 31st Annual Grammy Awards1989TV SpecialHerself
Barry Gibb Love and Hope Festival IV1988TV MovieHerself
The 30th Annual Grammy Awards1988TV SpecialHerself
Presley1987TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
Hour Magazine1985TV SeriesHerself
Bruce Jenner: Winning Workout1984VideoHerself
This Is Elvis1981Herself - Narration (voice)
The 21st Annual Grammy Awards1979TV SpecialHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2015-2016TV SeriesHerself
20/202015TV Series documentaryHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2008TV Series documentaryHerself
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