Who is Linsey Godfrey?
Linsey Michelle Godfrey was born in Bartow, Florida USA, on 25 July 1988 – her zodiac sign is Leo, and she holds American nationality. She’s an actress with close to 30 credits to her name, perhaps still known best for her debut film appearance, portraying Short Brunette Girl in the 2008 romantic comedy movie “The House Bunny”, directed by Fred Wolf, and which starred Anna Faris, Colin Hanks and Emma Stone. It follows Shelley, who has been fired as a Playboy bunny, and has now begun working as the house mother for a sorority; the film was nominated for two awards.
Early life and education
Linsey was raised in Stuart, Florida by her mother Char Griggs; she hasn’t spoken of her father, and it’s widely believed that he abandoned Char before Linsey was born.
As she hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, Linsey’s believed to be an only child.
She became interested in acting while attending South Fork High School, and appeared in various plays performed there. Linsey was also into various other activities, including dancing, singing, and even fishing; she’s today an avid Angler (fishing method in which one uses a fish hook).
She matriculated in 2006, and then didn’t enroll at college, but moved to Los Angeles, California to work on her acting career.
Roles in TV series
Linsey made her debut TV series appearance in 2005, with her portrayal of Barb in the episode “Between Order and Randomness” of the hit romantic sports drama “One Tree Hill”.
A couple of her following roles were in four episodes of the adventure mystery drama “Surface”, the episode “Bait” of the action crime drama “NCIS”, and the episode “Boy Crazy” of the mystery crime drama “Cold Case”.
Between 2012 and 2018, she portrayed Caroline Spencer, in nearly 500 episodes of the romantic drama “The Bold and the Beautiful”. It was also created by William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell, has been airing since 1987, and stars Katherine Kelly Lang, Ronn Moss and John McCook. The series is about fashion, romance, glamour, passion, and family, and has won 125 of the 504 awards for which it has been nominated.
Concurrently, in 2014, Linsey was cast to play Caroline Spencer Forrester, in the long-running romantic drama “The Young and the Restless”, created by Lee Phillip Bell and William J. Bell, and which currently stars Doug Davidson, Eric Braeden and Peter Bergman.
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The series has been running since 1973, and follows the lives of the Abbott and Newman families; it’s won 294 awards, and has been nominated for 716 others.
In 2017, we saw Linsey appear in an episode of the game-show “Jeopardy!”, and in six episodes of the comedy “Dead House”.
Three of Linsey’s most recent roles in series include 265 episodes of the romantic drama “Days of Our Lives”, in which she has been starring since 2018. Also in 2018, she appeared in two episodes of the short comedy “The J&T Sketch Show”, then the 2019 episode “Fila Ogden in: Maggie’s Got a Full Load” of the short animated adventure “Robot Chicken” (voice role).
Roles in movies
In 2010, Linsey was cast to play Charlotte Vickery in “Jack’s Family Adventure”, while a couple of her following roles were in the 2010 family drama “The Assignment”, the 2011 short thriller “The Vestige”, and the 2012 drama “My Funny Valentine”.
In 2013, we saw her star in the drama “The Grove”, alongside Paul Barber and Nadia Bjorlin, and the same year saw her play the main character, Elise, in the short drama “Running Up That Hill”. Linsey gained recognition in 2015, with her portrayal of Amanda, in the horror thriller “The Culling”, written and directed by Rustam Branaman, and which starred Jeremy Sumpter, Elizabeth Di Prinzio and Brett Davern. It follows several college friends who are spending some time at a remote farmhouse, at which they have encountered an evil dark force.
In 2018, Linsey played supporting characters in three movies: the horror drama “Deadly Runway”, the thriller “He’s Watching”, and another thriller “Baby Obsession”. She’s currently shooting for the upcoming short drama “Our Last Day as Children”.
Linsey has featured in a couple of TV specials, including the 2013 “The 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards” and the 2015 “The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards”.
She has made a guest appearance in various talk-shows too, such as “The Talk”, “Entertainment Tonight”, and “Celebrity Page”.
Awards and nominations
Linsey has been nominated for four Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, three for her performance in “The Bold and the Beautiful” in 2014, ‘15 and ‘16, and one for her performance in “Days of Our Lives” in 2019.
Love life and husband
It was revealed in 2013 that Linsey was in a relationship with the American actor Robert Gillespie Adamson IV, alongside whom she starred in the series “The Young and the Restless”.
On 5 December 2013, the two announced that they were expecting their first child together, and their daughter Aleda Seren Adamson was born on 12 June 2014. Robert and Linsey then became engaged, however, they called it off, and broke up on 3 August 2015.
In 2017, Linsey began dating the American actor, writer and musician Breckin Erin Meyer, and the two have since remained together.
In May 2019, she announced that she had an abortion, and explained that she didn’t feel bad about her decision.
Just recently in 2021, Linsey revealed that she’s bisexual.
As of August 2021, Linsey’s in a relationship with Breckin Erin Meyer, hasn’t married, and has a daughter with her ex-boyfriend Robert Adamson.
Hobbies and interesting facts
On 2 February 2015 while walking on the sidewalk, Linsey was hit by a car. It was reported that both her legs were broken, however, Linsey soon revealed that it was her ankles which suffered the most, but that she was going to be well soon enough.
On 9 March 2021, she revealed on her social media accounts that she was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, and bipolar 2.
Linsey’s a philanthropist, and a celebrity ambassador of the non-governmental organization International Network for Aid, Relief and Assistance (INARA), which aims to help children injured during war.
She has her own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Jim Carrey, Amanda Seyfried and Natalie Portman, and a couple of her favorite movies are “Bruce Almighty”, “Dear John” and “Black Swan”.
Age, height and net worth
Linsey’s age is 33. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 4ins (1.63m) and she weighs around 112lbs (51kgs).
As of August 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $600,000.