Linda Gray

Linda Gray will be the featured speaker at the Women's Leadership Forum luncheon on Monday, September 26, 12:00-2:00 pm.

Linda Gray is an award winning actress, an accomplished director, a former United Nations Goodwill Ambassador and one of the world’s most recognized and admired stars.
Her award winning portrayal of ‘Sue Ellen’, in the original TV series “Dallas”, brought her international fame and critical acclaim earning her an Emmy nomination for Best Actress and numerous International awards. After eleven years as the number 1 show on television, “Dallas” returned to TNT in 2012 and ran for 3 successful seasons. Linda has now joined the cast of the original Amazon drama TV series, “Hand of God”, which is currently in production.
Linda’s memoir “The Road to Happiness is Always Under Construction” was published in September 2015 to enthusiastic reviews and became a fast best seller. She recently filmed an independent movie, “Wally’s Will”, which has already earned her this year’s Best Actress Award in the comedy short category at NoHo Film festival, and 2016 Outstanding Performance Award at the USA Film Festival.
She has appeared on the London stage in the original stage production of “Terms of Endearment”, based on the screenplay of the Oscar winning motion picture, and also starred in the West End production of “The Graduate” playing to sell-out audiences, and on Broadway for a limited engagement.
Linda directed many episodes of the first “Dallas” TV series and made her theatre directing debut with “Murder in the First”. Her other acting stage work includes “The Vagina Monologues”, “Agnes of God” and “Love Letters”. She has numerous TV credits including the successful series “Melrose Place” and “Models Inc.” and has starred in many movies of the week and feature films.
Linda returned to the London stage in 2014 to star in the Christmas pantomime “Cinderella”, playing the Fairy Godmother, and recently starred in Hallmark’s TV movie, “Perfect Match” which received enormous TV ratings, as well as guesting in the CW sit-com series, “Significant Mother”. Linda actively involves herself in community and charity work.