Linda Edna Cardellini was conceived in Redwood City, California, to Lorraine (Hernan) and Wayne David Cardellini, a representative. She is of Italian (from her fatherly granddad), Irish (from her mom), German, English, and Scottish plunge. Linda experienced childhood in the San Francisco Bay zone, California, the most youthful of four kids. She wound up keen on acting at age ten, when she played out a singing job in a school Christmas play. She kept on doing school creations and network theater.
Linda went to Saint Francis High School in Mountain View, California. Subsequent to graduating, she needed to choose whether to go to New York to seek after theater or Los Angeles to seek after film and TV. She picked LA. Linda was thrown in her first job, on the arrangement Bone Chillers (1996). Her leap forward part came when she was thrown in Freaks and Geeks (1999). She played scholarly decathlete Lindsay Weir on the praised arrangement, which won an Emmy Award in the Category of “Extraordinary Casting for a Comedy Series”.
In 2005, Cardellini featured in the group film, American Gun (2005), for IFC Films, close by Donald Sutherland, Forest Whitaker and Marcia Gay Harden. “American Gun” was the presentation highlight of chief/co-essayist Aric Avelino, which has earned a Best Picture assignment at the Independent Spirit Awards in 2007.
It was after working with Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana on this film, they later cast her in CBS’s Hallmark Hall of Fame smaller than normal arrangement Comanche Moon (2008), a demonstration of their trust in Cardellini’s ability and nearness on screen. Cardellini featured close by Val Kilmer and Steve Zahn in the six-hour, epic little arrangement in 2008, composed by McMurtry (in view of McMurtry’s tale of a similar name), coordinated by Simon Wincer and official delivered by Ossana. This western, which was the prequel to “Forlorn Dove,” (the TV arrangement made in 1989 by McMurtry) broadcast on three successive nighttimes for two hours every night.
In 2008, Cardellini depicted the lead job of ‘Julie Ingram’ in the component film “The Lazarus Project” featuring close by ‘Paul Walker’. Coordinated by John Glenn, this spine chiller recounts to the tale of a previous criminal who is drawn into an unlawful undertaking and along these lines winds up carrying on with an incomprehensible new life working at a mental office. Cardellini additionally loans her voice to a various gathering of enlivened arrangement including Nickelodeon’s “Sanjay and Craig” wherein she plays ‘Megan,’ IFC’s “Out There” wherein she voices ‘Starla,’ and Disney’s “Gravity Falls,” in which she is ‘Wendy.’ Cardellini’s past voiceover work incorporates the job of ‘Delight,’ the family little girl in the ABC vivified TV program, The Goode Family (2009).