Linda Hamilton is best known for her performances as Sarah
Connor in the first two films of The Terminator franchise, and
her starring role in the TV series Beauty and the Beast.
Notably, Linda Hamilton trained intensely before her return as
Sarah Connor in Terminator 2: Judgment Day, appearing lithe and
muscular to match her character's cultivated ferocity. Twin
sister Leslie, a nurse, helped with a cameo in T2.
Linda has been married and divorced twice. Her first marriage was to Bruce Abbott from 1982 to 1989; they had a a son, Dalton Abbott, born on October 4, 1989. Linda Hamilton's second marriage was to film director James Cameron from 1997 to 1999; they had a daughter, Josephine Archer Cameron, born on February 15, 1993.
Linda suffers from bipolar disorder which she says was a driving factor in undermining her relationships. Linda Hamilton has spoken publicly about the disorder in order raise awareness and to encourage others to seek treatment.
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