Date of birth: 23.05.1960
Place of birth: Atlantic Beach
Author: Tatyana Barinov
Clarence Linden Ashby, an American television and film actor, was born on May 23, 1960. Ashby was born in Atlantic Beach, Florida, the son of Eleanor, which is engaged in social activities, and Garnett Ashby, a manufacturer of medical products.
Ashby graduated from a private school in the Bolles School in Jacksonville, Florida, and enrolled in Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. However, in the first year of study Lindsey dropped out of college and began studying acting at Fort Lewis College in New York.
One of the first roles of Lindsey was the role of Lance Reventlow, the only son of Barbara Hutton, the Woolworth heiress, in the miniseries `Poor little rich devochka` (Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story). The series was awarded the `Golden Globus`.
In 1995, Ashby won the role for which the audience most of all remember him. It was the character of Johnny Cage in the hit movie `Mortal Kombat` (Mortal Kombat). The actor was not able to participate in the sequel `Mortal Kombat`, and in the continuation of his character played by Chris Conrad. A year earlier, in 1994, Ashby starred in the epic film `Erp` Wyatt (Wyatt Earp) with Kevin Costner.
In 1998, Linden, played the role of Dr. Jeff Chapman in the film shot specifically for television, `Nechto` (The Lake), which also starred Yasmine Bleeth. The actor starred in the third part of the saga `Resident zla` (Resident Evil) - `Resident Evil 3: Vymiranie` (Resident Evil: Extinction). It was the second appearance of Ashby on the big screen, twelve years after `Mortal Kombat`. All these twelve years, the actor starred in a television movies or movie, which applied only to video.
For one season in 1998 Linden Dr. Brett Cooper played in the TV series `Pleys` Melrose (Melrose Place), from 2003 to 2004, he starred in the TV series` The Young and the derzkie` (The Young and the Restless) as Cameron Kirsten. In March 2008, the actor began acting in `Days of Our zhizni` (Days of our Lives), played by Paul Hollingsworth.
Ashby - not just an actor, but also created a sitcom for ABC channel called `TJ`, starring Jonathan Hellman and Tori Kittls. series The plot tells the story of two best friends: Jay (Hellman) and Terrance (Kittls), who formed a group and trying to achieve fame and glory. Ashby himself also wrote most of the songs and the soundtrack to the TV series.
Linden Ashby is married to actress Susan Walters. The couple met during the filming of more in the series `Loving`, which Walters worked constantly, and Ashby appeared in some series. Now the couple have two daughters, Frances Grace (born in 1991) and Savannah Elizabeth (1992).
In his youth, Ashby began to study martial arts. For more 21 years, he was seriously engaged in karate, taekwondo and kung fu.