Linden Ashby Net Worth 2024, Age, Wife, Children, Height, Family, Parents, Salary, Movies

Linden Ashby

Read about Linden Ashby net worth, age, wife, children, family, parents, height, Blind, Iron Man 3 as well as other information you need to know.


Linden Ashby is an American actor and director. On television, he portrayed Brett Cooper on the final two seasons of the Fox soap opera Melrose Place (1997–1999) and Sheriff Noah Stilinski on all six seasons of the MTV supernatural drama Teen Wolf (2011–2017). He is also known for portraying Johnny Cage in the 1995 film Mortal Kombat, an adaptation of the video game franchise of the same name.

Early life

NameLinden Ashby
Net Worth$6 million
OccupationActor, Director
Age63 years
Linden Ashby net worth

Clarence Linden Garnett Ashby III was born on May 23, 1960 (age 63 years) in Atlantic Beach, Florida, United States. He is the son of Eleanor (Johnson), a civic organizer, and Clarence Linden Garnett Ashby Jr., a pharmaceuticals manufacturer. Ashby graduated from The Bolles School, a private school located in Jacksonville, Florida. He attended Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, but dropped out his junior year to pursue an acting career. Ashby studied acting at Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City.


Linden Ashby’s first role on television, in 1985, was on the ABC soap opera Loving, where he was the second actor to play the role of Curtis Alden. Soon after, he was cast as Lance Reventlow, the only son of Woolworth heiress Barbara Hutton (played by Farrah Fawcett) in the Golden Globe-winning miniseries Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story.

Check Out: Tom Holland net worth

Drawing on his martial arts background, Linden Ashby portrayed Johnny Cage in Mortal Kombat, the 1995 film adaptation of the video game of the same name; the film became a cult classic. He would later return to voice Johnny Cage in the Mortal Kombat 11 video game.

Linden Ashby starred in the short-lived ABC drama Spy Game in t he second quarter of 1997. Later that year, he joined the main cast of Melrose Place as Brett Cooper, a role he had until the start of the seventh season in late 1998. He first appeared on the show in the first season in 1993 as Jo Reynolds’s estranged husband Charles, in the episodes “Peanut Butter and Jealousy” and “Single White Sister”.

He was in the movie Wyatt Earp where he played Morgan Earp, Wyatt Earp’s (Kevin Costner) younger brother. He played Cameron Kirsten on The Young and the Restless from 2003 to 2004. Linden Ashby also began playing the role of Paul Hollingsworth on Days of Our Lives in March 2008.

Ashby also portrayed Beacon Hills’ Sheriff and father to Stiles Stilinski (played by Dylan O’Brien) on MTV’s Teen Wolf series. Linden Ashby has been a student of martial arts on and off since he was 21 and studied Karate, Tae Kwon Do and Kung Fu. Linden has admitted to previously suffering panic attacks before auditions which threatened to shorten his career.

Check Out: Actress Melissa Ponzio net worth


Linden Ashby is married to his wife Susan Walters, they had their wedding in 1986. Ashby met his wife Susan on the set of Loving in 1983, where she was a regular and he was filming a guest appearance (he would later become a regular cast member in 1985). The couple has two daughters, Frances Grace (born 1991) and Savannah Elizabeth (born 1992). As of 2022, Linden Ashby and his wife Susan Walters are still married.

Linden Ashby net worth

How much is Linden Ashby worth? Linden Ashby net worth is estimated at around $6 million. His main source of income is from his primary work as an actor and director. Linden Ashby’s salary per month and other career earnings are over $1 million dollars annually. His remarkable achievements have earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy car trips. He is one of the richest and most influential actors in the United States. Linden Ashby stands at an appealing height of 1.82m and has a good body weight which suits his personality.