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Kelly Lynch Biography

Birth Place:
Golden Valley, Minnesota, United States

Fast Facts

  • Worked as a flight attendant after leaving college
  • Nearly lost the use of her legs after a car accident at age 20
  • Studied with legendary acting instructor Sanford Meisner
  • Got her start modeling for Elite
  • Turned down Sharon Stone's part in Basic Instinct (1992)
  • Inspired several characters in Magic City; the series was created by her husband, Mitch Glazer


  • 1995Independent Spirit Awards-Best Supporting Female: nominated
  • 1990Independent Spirit Awards-Best Female Lead: nominated