Hamish Linklater

Hamish Linklater (* 7 July 1976 in Great Barrington, Massachusetts) is an American actor. He has appeared on the CBS comedy The New Adventures of Old Christine.


Linklater is the son of actors' trainer Kristin Linklater and grandson of the writer Eric Linklater. He attended Amherst College in Western Massachusetts. Although he himself had established relations on the stage, he made his greatest film debut in the movie Groove - 130 bpm. Then came his role as Richard Roth in the HBO movie Live from Baghdad. Since then, Linklater had numerous film appearances. 2005 Linklater appeared as Leonard in the movie Fantastic Four. He had a guest appearance on the television series American Dreams and Gideon 's Crossing. He was the second, who played Logan in the series Dark Angel. In January 2002, he married the playwright Jessica Goldberg.

Filmography (selection)

  • 2000: Groove - 130 bpm ( Groove )
  • 2002: Live from Baghdad ( Live From Baghdad )
  • 2004 5ive Days to Midnight
  • 2005: Fantastic Four
  • 2006-2010: The New Adventures of Old Christine (TV series, 89 episodes )
  • 2011: The Future
  • 2012: Battleship
  • 2012: Lola vs. the World ( Lola Versus )
  • 2013: 42 - The true story of a Sports Legend (42 )
  • 2013: The Newsroom (TV series, 5 episodes )
  • Since 2013: The Crazy Ones