Who Is David Adkins? Ex-Husband Of Laura Linney

by Manisha Mon Apr 25 2022 Updated On Fri Sep 09 2022
Who Is David Adkins? Ex-Husband Of Laura Linney

David Adkins is an American actor. He is the ex-husband of Emmy award-winning actress Laura Linney.

Laura And David's Relationship 

Laura was married to David Adkins. They exchanged their wedding vows in 1995

They started dating each other in 1993 and got hitched two years later. 

Their marriage lasted for five years, and finally, they got separated in 2000.

Did Linney Marry Again?

Linney is married to Marc Schauer. Her husband is a real estate agent.

They met each other at Telluride Film Festival in 2004.

He was appointed as a VIP host and was assigned as a festival host to his future wife. 

Linney got attracted to him during that festival, but she did not confess her feelings immediately. 

Later she emailed him, and he also replied, and that's how things started between them. 

They started dating each other after meeting personally in Chicago.

A year later, Marc proposed to her with a ring, and they got engaged in 2007

The couple tied the knot in 2009 to become husband and wife.

Their wedding ceremony was intimate with the involvement of their family and loved ones. 

They were blessed with a son in 2014

Linney is happily married to Schauer, and they have been together for more than a decade. 

They shared a very romantic and strong bond. 

Both of them are balancing their professional as well as private life. 

They are a happy family of three and living their best life.


His ex-wife Laura is 58 years old.

Net Worth

His ex-wife's net worth is estimated to be $10 million.

The primary source of her income is her acting career, brand endorsement, sponsored posts and television appearances. 

Linney charged around $300,000 per episode of Ozark. She managed to earn hefty from the show Ozark.

Laura Talks About Her Big Career Break

In an interview, when Laura was asked about the most pivotal break in her career. 

She replied that getting into drama school and being part of such a prestigious drama school like Julliard was the one. 

She never thought that she would get to learn in such a prestigious school. 

But she did not care and gave a shot as she did not have anything to lose. 

Out of 450 people, only four students were shortlisted. She was one of them. 

She did not know how to react to it as it was much unexpected, and everyone who were not selected was sobbing.  

Laura Planned A Surprise For Her Husband

Laura and her husband celebrated their wedding anniversary. 

They completed eleven years of their marriage in 2020. She did not know how to celebrate their anniversary. 

So they planned to recreate the meal that they had at their wedding. 

They served wonderful meals like lambs, peas, and carrot cake at their wedding. 

She ventured out with her mask and gloves and went grocery shopping. 

She got everything from the store. She wanted to surprise her husband. 

She did everything to make that meal, and when she took out the lamb, it was completely frozen. 

The entire rack of lamb was frozen. Her plan failed, so she was mad at herself and cried aloud. 

It was a pandemic, and she wanted to do something nice, but it failed, so she was heartbroken. 

But they ate the carrot cake, and she made the lamb the next day.

Some Facts About Laura 

She graduated from Brown University. She began her acting career by playing small roles in films. 

She has won an academy award for Best Supporting actress

Her biggest breakthrough in the industry was when she appeared as Jim Carey's wife character in the film Truman show in 1998.

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