Beautiful, smart and very homely, Kelly Lynch is an American actress who has made an indelible mark in Hollywood, becoming a household name in the USA and endearing herself to many people. She is considered a veteran in the business having kick-started her acting career since the ’80s and stunning fans with her incredible talent. She has starred in numerous feature movies and TV series over the years, cementing her place as one of the most multifaceted American movies stars.
A gorgeous woman, she has also been a model who was signed to the prestigious Elite modeling agency and wowed people with her dazzling beauty and photogenic touches. As an actress, she is now best known for her portrayal of Diane in Drugstore Cowboy, an American crime drama film. She is also known for her work in Charlie’s Angels, an action-comedy film in which she played Vivian Wood.
Kelly Lynch’s Bio
Kelly Lynch was born on the 31st day of January 1959. The actress was born in Golden Valley, a city in Minnesota where she also grew up with her family. She was born to a father identified as Robert Lynch and a mother called Barbara Lynch. According to reports, her father worked as a restaurateur and her mother was a modern dancer. She grew up with a sister identified as Robin Lynch and the siblings are fond of each other.
Details about the elementary and high school where Kelly Lynch had her education are not known. However, we know that she attended The Guthrie Theater, which happens to be a center for theater performance, production, education, and professional training in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She has since gone on to make a name for herself as an actress of repute.
Movies and TV Shows
Kelly Lynch kick-started her acting career in the ’80s when she began to star in small roles before landing the leading roles. She made her debut as an actress in 1986 when she was cast to play a bartender in The Equalizer, a TV Series. The same year, she starred as Osa in Osa, a science fiction movie.
The actress scored her breakthrough role in 1988 when she was cast to play Kerry Coughlin in Cocktail, a romantic drama film. The next year, she played Dr. Elizabeth Clay in Road House, an action film. The actress scored one of her biggest roles so far in 1989 when she portrayed Diane in Drugstore Cowboy, a crime drama movie. Her performance in the movie was so good that she was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead.
In 1994, Kelly Lynch was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award after putting up a stunning performance in The Beans of Egypt, Maine, an Indie drama movie. By this time, she had become one of the highly talked about actresses in America, having established herself as a movie star of high repute.
Over the years, she has had leading roles in different movies in which she put up outstanding performances including Three of Hearts in 1993, Imaginary Crimes in 1994, Virtuosity in 1995, Heaven’s Prisoners in 1996, Mr. Magoo in 1997, Homegrown in 1998, Charlie’s Angels in 2000, Joe Somebody in 2001, The Jacket in 2005, Passion Play in 2010, Magic City in 2012, Mr. Mercedes in 2017 and many others.
Other Facts About The Actress and Model
- She was a flight attendant
Shortly after she graduated from college, Kelly Lynch worked as a flight attendant. Considering how smart and beautiful she is, it was apparently not too difficult to land this job. However, she did not last too long as a flight attendant as she soon turned into modeling.
- Her modeling career
Before becoming famous as an actress, Kelly Lynch worked as a model. This seemed like the perfect job for her to do considering the fact that she is such a gorgeous woman. As a model, she was signed to the very prestigious Elite modeling agency and appeared in many photoshoots and ads.
- Her net worth
There is not a doubt in the world that Kelly Lynch has been able to amass some wealth for herself over the years with her involvement with acting and modeling. She has starred in so many feature movies and TV series, scoring leading roles in several of them and it is expected that she has raked in quite a lot of money from these ventures.
At the moment, Kelly Lynch’s net worth has been pegged at about $20 million by different sources.
- Her husband and daughter
Kelly Lynch is a happily married woman; she is married to Mitch Glazer, an American actor who is also a writer and producer. The exact time that the couple met and fell in love is not certain, however, we know that they tied the knot as husband and wife in 1992 and have been together ever since.
The actress has a daughter called Shane. It is noteworthy, however, that Shane is not a product of the marriage between Kelly and Mitch. According to reports, Kelly had Shane from a previous relationship before meeting Mitch.
- Her body measurement
Kelly Lynch is a beautiful woman who has just the right shape and fans are fascinated by this. The actress currently stands at 5 feet 9 inches in height. She is also reported to maintain a weight of about 60kg. In addition to this, her other body measurements have been revealed to be 34 inches (busts), 25 inches (waist) and 35 inches (hips).