Lara Flynn Boyle is an American celebrity with a net worth of $10 million dollars. She’s best known for her role as Donna Hayward in the television series Twin Peaks (her first important role) and as Assistant District Attorney Helen Gamble in television series The Practice. She’s also appeared in movies like Well-Being and Men in Black II; though her first film role proved to be a small part (which was finally cut) in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986), but which earned her a SAG card. She subsequently appeared in the miniseries America (1987) and feature film Poltergeist III (1988).
Lara Flynn Boyle Net Worth $10 Million Dollars
Although Lara was cast in Dead Poets Society (1989), her scenes ended up on the cutting room floor. When Twin Peaks ended in 1991, creator David Lynch created a movie, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, but Boyle didn’t return. Boyle additionally formed a crossover appearance in the part of Helen Gamble within an episode of Ally McBeal, and had an uncredited guest appearance on precisely the same show in its final season. Ironically, she was initially beat out by Ally McBeal’s Calista Flockhart for the part of Ally in 1997. Boyle was in a two-year relationship with Twin Peaks co-star Kyle MacLachlan and additionally outdated comic David Spade. Her relationship with Jack Nicholson likely brought her the most attention with regard to controversial hook-ups. The couple went public with their May/December love affair in the 1999 Emmys, and stayed together until the finish of 2000. Boyle’s first husband was John Patrick Dee III, whom she married on August 11, 1996 and divorced two years later. John Patrick present husband is Donald Beam Thomas II, a real-estate investor, whom she wed on December 18, 2006, in San Antonio, Texas.
March 24, 1970
Davenport, Iowa, United States
Chicago Academy for the Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
United States of America
Donald Ray Thomas (m. 2006), John Patrick Dee III (m. 1996–1998)
Michael L. Boyle, Sally Boyle
National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
Screen Actors Guild Award, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female, Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actress
“Twin Peaks”, “The Practice”, “Wayne’s World”, “Happiness”, “Threesome”, “Red Rock West”, Dead Poets Society (1989), Happiness (1998), Threesome (1994)
Las Vegas, The Practice, Twin Peaks, Sable, Amerika, Jack and Mike, The Hidden Room
Received her SAG (Screen Actors Guild) card working on Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), even though all of her onscreen time wound up on the cutting room floor.
As a young child, she was extremely shy. Overcame her shyness by taking Irish folk dancing, art classes, and working in a local improv class.
She was reportedly a passenger in Jack Nicholson's Mercedes when the car collided with another car in the Hollywood Hills on July 8, 1999. She was dating David Spade at the time, and reportedly fled the scene for fear of being seen romantically with Nicholson.
Attended and graduated from the Chicago Academy for the Arts.
Moved to Los Angeles, California with her mother the day after her high school graduation.
Very slender figure
Deep husky voice
Cat-like blue eyes
Dark hair and pale skin
I had such a great mom and I know that I'd never be that mom. I wouldn't want to bring a child into this world unless I could be.
Coffee and smoking are the last great addictions.
I'm Irish Catholic, so a Democrat by blood. But I'm one hundred per cent for Bush. I want my president to be like my agent - not afraid of people, but wants my best interest.
(Cosmo Magazine, April 2005 issue) Look, I love being famous. I'm not one of those people who feels like, Why won't they leave me alone? If I care only about the craft of acting, I'd be doing dinner theater in Iowa. But the attention on you gets to a point where it's beyond invasive - it's scary.
(On what happened when she started out in the film business) When I used to go to auditions, I would be told "If Winona Ryder doesn't get it, you will.". Hollywood makes so many movies - surely Winona can't do ALL of them!