Linwood Boomer Biography

Updated On Jun 13, 2019 Published On Jun 13, 2019
Facts of Linwood Boomer
Date of Birth: 1955 , October-9
Birth Nation: Canada
Name Linwood Boomer
Birth Name Linwood Boomer
Father N/A
Mother Eileen
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Vancouver, British Columbia
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actor
Net Worth $60 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Famous for Malcolm in the Middle
Married to Tracy Katsky
Children 4
TV Show Malcolm in the Middle
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Linwood Boomer is a Canadian-American television producer, writer, and former actor best known for playing the role of Adam Kendall on the popular NBC drama series Little House on the Prairie. He has also created the Fox sitcom Malcolm in the Middle.

Early Life

Linwood Boomer was born on October 9, 1955, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and was raised there by his parents.

He spent his childhood with his mother Eileen and was raised along with his three siblings in their hometown. Names of his father and siblings have not been disclosed.  

He is of Canadian nationality and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity. As for his education, Boomer has studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Career

Linwood Boomer made his acting and television debut with a role of Adam Kendall in the NBC hit drama series Little House on the Praire in 1981.

He was then more focused on the behind-the-scenes of the entertainment world. He has wrote and executive produced numerous films and TV shows such as Night Court, The Boys Are Back, Townies3rd Rock from the Sun Flying Blind, and God, the Devil and Bob.

He has also created Family Business and Nice Try and has served as an executive producer under veteran director James L. Brooks. He has also owned a production company, Satin City.

He is widely known for creating the Fox sitcom Malcolm in the Middle which ran for seven seasons from 2000 to 2006. It had a total of 151 episodes.

He worked in the sitcom along with Jane Kaczmarek, Christopher MastersonBryan Cranston, Tania RaymondeEmy Coligado, Emma Stone and Hayden Panettiere.

Boomer had been nominated for many awards including Emmy Awards for Outstanding Series for Malcolm in the Middle in 2001 and Night Court in 1984.

He has won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in Comedy Series for his work in Malcolm in the Middle.

Personal Life

Linwood Boomer is a married man. According to IMDB, He has been married to an American female producer Tracy Katsky.

It's unknown when the couple began dating but they certainly met in the film industry. The wedding date of the husband-wife duo is also not available.

As per the report, the couple shares four children together and they are living a happy married life without any divorce rumor.

Earnings, Salary & Net Worth

Being one of the legendary television personality, Linwood Boomer certainly earns a lot of cash from his television career. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Boomer has an estimated net worth of $60 million.

The exact figure of Boomer's salary is unknown but as per the report, the average annual salaries of a director, producer, actor and writer in Canada is around $92,220, $66,762, $50305 and $55,420 respectively.

Body Measurement, Height, Weight

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Age : 63 Years Old

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Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

October 9 , 1955

Linwood Boomer was born on October 9, 1955, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and was raised there by his parents.

Appeared in Little House on the Praire

1981

Linwood Boomer played the role of Adam Kendall in the NBC hit drama series Little House on the Praire in 1981.

Created Malcolm in the Middle

2000

Linwood Boomer has created the Fox sitcom Malcolm in the Middle which ran for seven seasons from 2000 to 2006.

Nominated For Emmy Award

2001

Linwood Boomer was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Series for Malcolm in the Middle in 2001.

Net Worth $60 million

2019

According to Celebrity Net Worth website, Linwood Boomer has an estimated net worth of $60 million, as of 2019.