Golden Globe Award-Winning Actress, Author & Speaker
“Aging Gracefully: Living Your Best Life and Life Lessons”
May 4, 2021
Actress Linda Evans has personified beauty and grace to American television viewers for over five decades, from her role as Audra Barkley, a daughter of the Old West on The Big Valley (1965-1969 on ABC), to glamorous Krystle Carrington on Dynasty (1981-1989 on ABC), to Hell’s Kitchen, the British competitive cooking reality show she won in 2009.
For her role as Krystle, wife of oil multi-millionaire played by John Forsythe and counterpart to Joan Collins’ evil Alexis, Linda was nominated five times for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a TV Drama series (1982-1986). She won in 1982, sharing the honor with Barbara Bel Geddes of rival prime time television soap opera Dallas.
Linda won five People’s Choice Awards and was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 1983. Linda earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.