Born in the year 1950, Linda Diane is an American songwriter and lyricist. He is a former actress and beauty pageant winner. Linda’s debut film from which he started his career in the movie named, ‘Hee Haw Honey’ on the American television variety show Hee Haw. Elvis Persley was in a relationship with Thompson. Later, she married Bruce Jenner who was the Olympic decathlon champion but eventually the couple divorced and she again married David Foster. By ‘Mars Base One’ and ‘Two for Two’ is the several television pilots in which Linda Daine Thompson worked. Also, she was seen featuring in a small role in the movie named, ‘The Bodyguard’ in the year 1992. Elvis Persley is the older brother of Linda Thompson and is his bodyguard. In the year 2003, Linda and Foster received Emmy Award for Outstanding Music and Lyrics for ‘Aren’t They All our Children’ for ‘The Concert for World Children’s Day which was released on November 14 in the year 2002. Linda and Thompson collaborated together on the title track for Evancho’s album that is named ‘Dream With Me’ in the year 2011.
Linda Diane Thompson Net Worth
Thompson, who is an American actress and also the songwriter has a net worth of $25 Million dollars. She was born in the year 1950 in Memphis, Tennessee. Linda was admitted to Memphis State University. With growing up, Linda has won many several beauty peasants including Miss Mid-South Fair, Miss Shelby County, Miss Liberty Bowl, and Miss Okra. For the next 15 years, she was booked for the ‘Hee Haw’. In the Miss Tennessee pageant, Linda was placed in the third position. Also, for co-writing the theme song, Linda was nominated for an Academy Award in the movie named ‘The Bodyguard’ and ‘I Have Nothing’ and it was performed by Whitney Houston. Later, Linda Thompson, also shared about Emmy in the year 2003, for outstanding Music and Lyrics for ‘Aren’t They All Our Children’. Later, Linda became famous in the year 1970s and her four-year relationship was later shown in the movie named, ‘Elvis and the Beauty Queen’. Linda, then, started dating the Olympic gold medallist Bruce Jenner after splitting up with her boyfriend. After some time, both of them got married and now she is the mother of two children named Brody Jenner and Brandon Jenner respectively.
Linda Diane Personal Life
At the Memphian Theatre in Memphis, Linda attended the private meeting of movie screening which was hosted by Elvis Presley, in the year 1972. She was 22 years old at that time. Eventually, the couple dated for four years, and then they broke up just because of Elvis’s ex-wife Priscilla. Linda just wanted a personal life but she thought it was just impossible with Presley’s lifestyle. But, until Presley’s death, they remained good friends rather than dating each other. Then, in the year 1980, she started to date Caitlyn Jenner who was the Olympic gold medal decathlete. In the year 1981, on January 5, the couple got married in Hawaii. But again eventually, the couple divorced in the year 1986 after Caitlyn acknowledged to Linda that she was identified as a woman.
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Linda Diane Early Life
Linda is the daughter of Margie and Sanford Abel Thompson. In one of the workout videos by Bruce Jenner, Linda appeared as Linda Jenner. In the years 1997 and the year 2004, Linda shared the Special Recognition Awards with various others for the work related to the Olympics which also includes the lyrics for the official Olympic theme song, ‘The Power of The Dream’ which was eventually released in the year 1996. Most of his income comes from songwriting, but she has worked in many TV shows and her famous songs were also played in the movies like Bodyguard and Pretty Woman. After Elvis Presley got separated from Linda, she got international fame as his long-time girlfriend of Elvis Persley.
Linda Diane Career
Linda Diane was named the ‘Miss Memphis State University in the year 1970 and was also the third runner-up of the Miss Tennessee pageant. Linda commenced as a lyricist in her career working with Kenny Rogers’s single ‘Our Perfect Song’ from his album named ‘The Heart of the Matter. She also won the BMI Film and TV award in the year 1994 for the most performing song from the film ‘I Have Nothing’ which was composed by Thompson and David Foster.
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