Who is Lindsey Gort?

Lindsey Gort was born in Scottsdale, Arizona USA, on 24 April 1984 – her zodiac sign is Taurus, and she holds American nationality. She’s an actress with close to 40 credits to her name, while she’s probably known best for her portrayal of Samantha Jones, in the romantic comedy series “The Carrie Diaries”, created by Amy Harris, and which starred AnnaSophia Robb, Austin Butler and Ellen Wong. It follows Carrie Bradshaw who’s attending a local high school in Manhattan, and is learning about friendship, love and sex. The series aired in 2013 and 2014, and was nominated for four awards.

Early life and education

Lindsey was raised in Scottsdale by her parents, about whom nothing’s known, as Lindsey respects their privacy. She hasn’t spoken of having any siblings, and is thus believed to be an only child.

Lindsey became interested in acting when she was around 15 years old. She was attending a local high school, and her drama teacher asked her if she was willing to appear in a school play. Lindsey instantly fell in love with acting, however, she was urged by her parents to focus on her education, and thus left her dreams of becoming a famous actress behind her.

She matriculated in 2002, and although she hasn’t spoken of her further education, it’s widely believed that she enrolled at college, and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2005.

Lindsey worked various jobs in the following four years, before deciding to focus on acting.

Roles in movies

Lindsey made her debut film appearance in 2009, when she played Alex in the short drama “Goodbye Horses”. She gained recognition in 2013, with her portrayal of Waitress Marjorie, in the action crime thriller “2 Guns”. It was written by Blake Masters, based on the graphic novels “Boom!” by Steven Grant, and directed by Baltasar Kormakur. The film starred Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg and Paula Patton, and follows the lives of two criminals who have got themselves into trouble with the US border patrol, after having met with a Mexican drug trafficker. It won three awards.

Lindsey Gort

The following years saw Lindsey appear in several mediocre movies, such as the fantasy drama “How Sarah Got Her Wings”, the comedy “Self Promotion” both in 2015, and the 2016 drama “Urban Cowboy”.

Her three most recent roles in movies have been in the 2019 romantic drama “A Merry Christmas”, in which she starred alongside Kyle Dean Massey and Ashley Newbrough, the 2019 comedy “Best Intentions”, in which she also stared, and the 2020 romantic drama “Love is a Piece of Cake”, in which she played the main character Jessie Dale.

Roles in TV series

Lindsey made her debut TV series appearance in 2012, when she played Cindy in the episode “Social Media Anonymous” of the comedy “Sketchy”. The following years saw her appear in single episodes of various series, including the comedy “All the Wrong Notes”, and the action crime drama “Vegas”.

The year 2014 saw her play a supporting character in the comedy “Two Popular Girls’ Guide”, and in 2015 she portrayed Ashley in two episodes of the family comedy drama “Baby Daddy”, which was a hit, winning two of the 22 awards for which it was nominated. A couple of Lindsey’s following roles were in the romantic comedy drama “Modern Family”, the drama “The Last Tycoon” and the crime comedy “Impastor”. In 2017, she was cast to play Candy Morningstar, in the critically acclaimed crime fantasy drama ”Lucifer”, created by Tom Kapinos, and which stars Tom Ellis, Lauren German and Lesley-Ann Brandt. It follows Lucifer Morningstar who has come to Los Angeles, California from Hell, to learn about humans. It has been airing since 2016, and has won one of the 16 awards for which it has been nominated.

Lindsey’s most recent TV series role has been her portrayal of Amy Quinn, one of the lead characters in the drama “All Rise”. It was created by Greg Spottiswood, also stars Simone Missick, Wilson Bethel and Jessica Camacho, and follows the lives of the people employed at the Los Angeles County Courthouse. It has been airing since 2019, and has won one of the nine awards for which it has been nominated.

Other credits

In 2011, Lindsey was featured in the short series “Bleyaert & Murrell and the Movies”, as well as in the competition show “Dancing with the Stars”.

In 2014, she wrote and produced the episodes “Getting a Man”, “Dealing with Ghosts” and “Starting a Bustiness”, of the comedy series “Two Popular Girls’ Guide”.

In 2017, Lindsey sang the song “Fever”, in the episode “Vegas With Some Radish” of the series “Lucifer”, and in 2019 she performed “Oh Holy Night” and “Closer”, in the movie “A Merry Christmas Match”.

Love life and husband

Lindsey’s quite secretive when it comes to the men whom she has dated, as she prefers to keep the details of her love life to herself. However, it’s widely known that she’s today a married woman. Lindsey exchanged vows with the film producer Beau Laughlin on 18 July 2015, and it appears that the two met in 2013, when they were introduced by a mutual friend at a red carpet event. They have been together to this day, and there are no rumors nor controversies surrounding the relationship.

Lindsey and Beau don’t have children together, and most people believe this to be because they are both focused on their acting careers, however, there are also some who claim that perhaps one of the two (or both) is infertile. This hasn’t been confirmed, nor have the two commented on this.

As of June 2021, Lindsey’s married to Beau Laughlin and doesn’t have children.

Hobbies and other interests

Lindsey likes to sing, and has sang for her fans in a couple of her Instagram videos. She can also play the guitar and the piano.

She’s passionate about travelling, and has been all around the US, mostly thanks to her acting career. Lindsey has also been to a couple of European countries, with her favorites being England and France.

She’s a lover of animals, with dogs being her favorites, and her pet dog can be seen featured in many of her Instagram pictures.

Summer is Lindsey’s favorite season, as she enjoys taking long walks at the beach, sun tanning and swimming in the ocean.

She has her own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Leonardo DiCaprio, Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson; a couple of her favorite movies are “Titanic”, “Wanted” and the franchise “Harry Potter”.

Age, measurements and net worth

Lindsey’s age is 37. She has long blonde hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 4ins (1.63m) and she weighs around 112lbs (51kgs).

As of June 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $800,000.

Author

Robbie is currently a reporter for TheBiography based in Santa Monica, CA. Prior to joining TheBiography in December 2020, he was an entertainment reporter in People.

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