Lynda Carter Biography

Published On Mar 18, 2018
Facts of Lynda Carter
Date of Birth: 1951 , July-24
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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Lynda Carter stepped into the field of acting when she was five years old; she made her public television debut on Lew King’s Talent Show. Later when she was 16, she joined a band named The Relatives along with her cousins.

The group first performed at the Sahara Hotel and casino lounge in Las Vegas for three months. Later, she sang with the band The Garfin Gathering and performed at a San Francisco hotel.

In 1972, Carter won a local Arizona Beauty contest and also achieved substantial national attention in the United States by winning Miss World USA, representing Arizona. 

Later 1974, she worked in an episode of the Police drams Nakia entitled Roots of Anger.

Following this, she appeared in several TV shows such as Starsky and Hutch, and Cos and also in several “B” movies.

Carter also appeared in the TV series, Wonder Women as Diana Prince. Similarly, Lynda also appeared in the 1979 movie Apocalypse Now

Likewise, Crater has worked in Super Troopers, Sky High, The Dukes of Hazzard, The Creature of the Sunny Side Up Trailer Park and Slayer. Apart from that, she also appeared in an episode of television series Smallville, Progeny.

Lynda is a married woman. Currently, she is married to her husband Robert Altman. They have been married for 34 years, since 29th Jan 1984. The couple has two children James and Jessica.

Carter was previously married to Ron Samuels, an American film producer, and artist manager. The couple got their divorce on 1 February 1983.

Apart from that, she has been in a relationship with her boyfriend, Michel Polnareff. Michel is a French singer and songwriter who’s known for his performance in an album, Kama-Sutra.

Lynda Carter has earned a tremendous amount of money from his professional career. As an American actress, songwriter, singer and beauty pageant titleholder, she has several sources of income and is paid well terms of salary. Her current net worth is around $10 million. 

Besides that, she owns a Georgian-Style house in Maryland, and it covers a huge ground area of 20,000 square ft. She also has her home decorated with Danish and Chinese antiques.

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Born in United States

July 24 , 1951

Lynda Carter was born in the Phoenix, Arizona. She is currently 62 years old. She is the daughter of mother Juanita and father Colby Carter. She attended Arcadia High School in Phoenix.

Appeared in TV Series Wonder Woman


Lynda appeared in a TV series named Wonder Woman from 1975 to 1979. Her role made her extremely famous and established her as a great actress. Later, she appeared in a number of movies.

Married with Robert Altman


Lynda is a married woman. She is married to her husband Robert Altman. They have been married for 34 years, since 29th Jan 1984.The couple has two children James and Jessica.

Married and divorced with Ron Samuels


Lynda was married to Ron Samuels, an American film producer, and artist manager who is known for his roles in  Iron Eagle, Aces: Iron Eagle III. The couple married in 1977 and divorced in 1982.

Net worth of $10 million


As of 2018, Lynda Carter net worth is estimated to be around $10 million. Her significant source of earning is her professional acting and singing career. She is sure to make a lot of money in the future.