Lynda Carter – Height, Weight, Age, Movies & Family – Biography

Lynda Carter

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Who is Lynda Carter?

Miss World USA 1972 Lynda Jean Cordova Carter was born on July 24, 1951, in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S. This 70-year-old American actress and singer attended Arizona State University. Her father, Colby Carter is of Scottish and English descent and her mother Juana Córdova is of Spanish, Mexican and French descent. Lynda was the youngest in the family and she had two more elder siblings.

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Childhood Accomplishments

  • Lynda started her career at the age of five with her television debut in Lew King’s Talent Show. Later, during high school, she joined a band named Just Us. In 1970, she made her debut in her music career after dropping out of Arizona State University.
  • Carter started her acting career when she made a small appearance in the television movie A Matter of Wife… And Death, in the year 1976. She gained acknowledgment for her performance in the television series Wonder Woman which got aired from 1975 to 1979.

Lynda Carter Body Measurements

Height5 ft 8 in / 173 cm
Weight134 lb / 61 kg
Breast Size37 in / 94 cm
Bra Size34 A (US) / 75 A (EU)
Cup SizeA (US)
Body Measurements37-22-37 in or 94-58-94 cm
Chest Size37 in / 94 cm
Waist Size22 in / 58 cm
Hips Size37 in / 94 cm
Shoe Size
Dress Size
Eyes ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown
Natural Breasts or ImplantsNatural

Awards and Achievements

  • In the year 1972, Carter was enthroned as Miss World USA.
  • The International Academy of Beauty and the British Press Organization elected Carter as the Most Beautiful Woman in the World in the year 1978.
  • In the year 2004, she bagged the Second Annual TV Land Awards for the Superest Superhero.
  • DC Direct launched a 13-inch full-figure statue of Lynda in the year 2007 as Wonder Woman. They then re-released the statue in the year 2010.
  • In the year 2016, Lynda was conscripted into the Hair Fan’s Hall of Fame

Best Known for

  • Lynda Carter is best known for her performance as Wonder Woman in the television series Wonder Woman which was aired in the year 1975 to 1979. Lynda is known for her natural brunette hair, seductive deep voice, and sparkling blue eyes.
  • In an interview, when questioned about the profit she made from Wonder Woman, she said, “I think that you’re probably familiar with a problem in Hollywood, and that is that they market you and they use you. They did a mask of my face and put it on the doll and they put my name on for the first run of it. And then they took my name off and said they didn’t have to pay me anymore. So, it’s the kind of thing that you can be used SO much in this industry. I make nothing. I don’t even make anything from the reruns.
  • Don’t ever settle for net profits. It’s called “Creative Accounting”.
  • In the year 2008, Lynda was ranked number 3 on Wizard magazine’s “Sexiest Women of TV” list. She has toured as a singer with numerous rock groups. Lynda is also known for her philanthropic activities and was a host of the Lynda Carter Golf Tournament done for charity purposes. Lynda is also known as a supporter of the Democratic Party.
  • In 2002, Carter has also been a voice-over for the video games of The Elder Scrolls series which includes The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Lynda Carter Pre-Relationships

  • Lynda fell in love with a former talent agent, Ron Samuels. She got married to him in the year 1977 but the relationship didn’t last for long and the couple got divorced in the year 1982. Before that, Carter was romantically involved with the French singer Michel Polnareff.
  • Lynda Carter Family and Personal Life
  • In the year 1984, carter got married to a Washington, D.C. attorney and co-founder CEO of ZeniMax Media Robert A. Altman. The couple has two kids together which include a son named James who was born in the year 1988 and a daughter named Jessica who was born in 1990.

Lynda Carter Personal Info

Full NameLinda Jean Córdova Carter
NicknameLynda
OccupationActress, Singer, Songwriter, Beauty pageant titleholder, Model, Voice over Artist, Producer
ReligionChristianity
Date of Birth24 July 1951 (age 70 years)
BirthplacePhoenix, Arizona, United States
Zodiac SignLeo
Father NameColby Carter
Mother NameJuanita (née Córdova)
Sibling NamesVincent Carter (Older Brother), Pamela Carter (Older Sister)
SpouseRobert A. Altman (m. 1984–2021), Ron Samuels (m. 1977–1982)
ChildrenJessica Altman, James Altman

Worth to Know about Lynda Carter

  • Carter was admitted to the rehabilitation centre to treat alcoholism.
  • Carter is known for her fearless attitude and has performed some of her stunts.
  • She is a trusted friend of Hillary Clinton.
  • She made her first nude appearance in the year 1976 for Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw.
  • Carter is involved in many charitable causes with include breast cancer education and research and charities benefiting children.
  • Lynda’s mom died from Alzheimer’s.
  • She was bullied at school because of her height and was called Olive Oyl, the Popeye character.

Lynda Carter Most Favorite Things.

Favorite CitiesNashville
Must-Have Travel NecessitiesShampoo, Conditioner, Sunscreen
Favorite Travel DestinationsMyanmar and Tanzania
Favorite LipstickChanel Long Wearing Lipstick #7501, Dior Gloss, and Lipstick Queen in Medieval
Beauty PeeveFalse eyelashes
Favorite FragranceStrange Invisible

More about Lynda Carter

  • Education: Carter did her schooling at Arcadia High School and then went to Arizona State University
  • Do Lynda Carter smoke in real life?
  • House: Resides in Potomac, Maryland.
  • Cars: Carter owns a 1984 Jaguar
  • Tattoos: Lynda Carter has never gotten inked and wears no tattoos
  • Cosmetic Surgeries: Lynda Carter has never gotten any cosmetic surgeries and in an interview, she clarified, “I’m just too afraid of looking different,” the 67-year-old admitted. “I don’t think I’m ever going to go under the knife — I am what I am!”. Though she agreed that she has gotten botox done.

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Lynda Carter Movies List

  • 1976 – Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw
  • 1993 – Lightning in a Bottle
  • 2001 – Super Troopers
  • 2004 – The Creature of the Sunny Side Up Trailer Park
  • 2005 – Sky High, The Dukes of Hazzard
  • 2006 – Tempbot
  • 2007 – Tattered Angel
  • 2018 – Super Troopers 2
  • 2020 – Wonder Woman 1984

Lynda Carter TV Shows

  • 1974 – Nakia
  • 1975 – Matt Helm
  • 1976 – A Matter of Wife… and Death, Starsky & Hutch
  • 1975,1979 – Wonder Woman
  • 1980 – The Last Song, The Muppet Show
  • 1981 – Born to Be Sold
  • 1982 – Hotline
  • 1983 – Rita Hayworth: The Love Goddess
  • 1984 – Partners in Crime
  • 1987 – Stillwatch
  • 1989 – Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All
  • 1991 – Daddy, Posing: Inspired by Three Real Stories1994,1995 – Hawkeye
  • 1996 – When Friendship Kills, She Woke Up Pregnant
  • 1997 – A Prayer in the Dark
  • 1998 – Someone to Love Me
  • 1999 – Family Blessings
  • 2003 – Terror Peak, Hope & Faith
  • 2005 – Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order
  • 2006 – Slayer
  • 2007 – Smallville
  • 2013 – Two and a Half Men
  • 2013 – Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle
  • 2014 – Skin Wars
  • 2016,2018 – Supergirl
  1. What is Lynda Carter’s Net Worth?

    The net worth of Lynda Carter is USD 10 million. Her major source of income is her acting and singer career.

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