July 24, 1951
70 years old
5 ft 9½ in | 177 cm tall
37-27-36 in | 94-68.5-91.5 cm
61 kg | 134.5 lbs
9 US | 39.5 EU
Lynda Jean Cordova Carter was born in Phoenix, Arizona, United States, on July 24, 1951, is an American actress.
Young Lynda Carter first started performing during her high school years in a band "Just Us".
She made her big screen debut in crime drama film Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw (1976) in role as Bobbie Jo Baker.
She got her television debut in police drama series Nakia (1974) in role as Helen Chase.
Her breakthrough performance came as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman in ABC/CBS action superhero television series Wonder Woman (1975-1979).
She released her debut studio album "Portrait" in 1978.
She played Governor Jessman in comedy films: Super Troopers (2001) and Super Troopers 2 (2018).
Hotline (1982) thriller drama opposite Steve Forrest, Granville Van Dusen and Monte Markham
She Woke Up Pregnant (1996) drama with Michele Greene and William R. Moses
When Friendship Kills (1996) drama opposite Katie Wright, Marley Shelton and Ryan Reynolds
The Creature of the Sunny Side Up Trailer Park (2004) comedy horror with Frank Gorshin, Stephanie Dees and Shirley Jones
Sky High (2005) superhero comedy opposite Michael Angarano, Danielle Panabaker and Mary Elizabeth Winstead
The Dukes of Hazzard (2005) action comedy road with Jessica Simpson, Seann William Scott and Johnny Knoxville
Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) superhero in role as Asteria (mid-credit cameo appearance)
The Cleaner (2021) crime drama in role as Carlene Briggs, opposite Matty Cardarople, Soleil Moon Frye and Luke Wilson
She won the TV Land Award for Superest Super Hero for her role as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman in ABC/CBS action superhero television series Wonder Woman (1975-1979).
Partners in Crime (1984) NBC crime drama series in role as Carole Stanwyck
Hawkeye (1994-1995) adventure series in role as Elizabeth Shields
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2005) NBC crime drama series in role as Lorraine Dillon
Supergirl (2016- ) CBS superhero series in role as U.S. President Olivia Marsdin
Attended Globe High School in Globe, Arizona and Arcadia High School in Phoenix.
Studied at the Arizona State University.
Has older brother, Vincent and older sister, Pamela.
Has Scots-Irish, German, French, Spanish, Mexican and English ancestry.
She joined band "The Relatives", at the age of 17 and performed at the Sahara Hotel and Casino lounge in Las Vegas for three months.
She was crowned Miss World USA 1972.
She released studio albums:
At Last (2009)
Crazy Little Things (2011)
Red Rock N' Blues (2018)
Supporter of the LGBT community.
She received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6562 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California in 2018.
She received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Gracie Awards in 2016.
Good friends with Gal Gadot and Lindsay Wagner.
She voiced Female Nords / Azura in video games:
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind (2002)
The Elder Scrolls III: Bloodmoon (2003)
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (2006), for which she was nominated for the Spike Video Game Award for Best Supporting Female Performance
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
The Elder Scrolls Online (2014)
The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind (2017)
She was nominated for the BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game for her voice role as Magnolia in video game Fallout 4 (2015).
She voiced Phoenix in video game Rage 2 (2019).
Lives in in Potomac, Maryland.
She was married to:
Ron Samuels (1977-1982)
Robert Altman (1984-2021) they had two children: James Altman and Jessica Carter Altman