Movie audiences will recognize Linden Ashby for his role as Johnny Cage in the action film Mortal Kombat. His additional big screen credits include the role of Kevin Costner's brother in Wyatt Earp, and starring roles in Into the Sun and 8 Seconds. Ashby studied acting at the Neighborhood Theatre in New York under Sanford Meisner and has accumulated an impressive list of theatrical credits including The Sorrow of Fredericks, Rags to Reubens, Three-Handed Hearts as well as the off-Broadway productions of Hunchback of Notre Dame and Mostly Because It's Raining. He has also starred in several plays directed by Joanne Woodward, including Battle for New Orleans, Waiting for Lefty, Echoes and Nuptial Song. Ashby starred in the cable movie, 15th Phase of the Moon, as has numerous television credits including China Beach, Equal Justice and the mini-series Poor Little Rich Girl. In Spy Game, Ashby performs most of his own stunts.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
Linden Ashby Facts
|Birth Name||Clarence Linden Garnett Ashby III|
|Birthday||May 23, 1960 (62)|
|Birthplace||Atlantic Beach, Florida, USA|