Linden Ashby was born May 23rd, 1960 in Atlantic Beach, Florida. He knew early on he wanted to act so he left college to pursue his dream and studied at the Neighborhood Playhouse in NYC.
Linden landed his first on-screen role when he was 25 on the addicted soap opera, Loving, and almost right away was cast alongside Farrah Fawcett in the Golden Globe-winning series Poor Little Rich Girl. He played tough "Johnny Cage" in the Mortal Combat film and "Chase" in Resident Evil which has earned him great popularity at comic-con.
Melrose Place's Linden Ashby
In 1997 he earned a coveted place on the seductive West Hollywood soap opera Melrose Place. Linden played hunky surgeon "Brett Cooper" caught in a dangerous love triangle between his saucy ex-wife and former sex-worker and main cast member "Megan".
Linden Ashby Today
Since his time on Melrose Place, he had some incredible opportunities like working with Kevin Costner on the western film Wyatt Earp and landed more coveted soap opera roles on The Young and the Restless and Days of Our Lives.
Linden's popularity revamped while on the hit MTV show Teen Wolf as "Stiles" father and town Sheriff and he was even nominated for a Saturn Award for the role! He has had over 80 acting roles and a fun time on every set.
Most recently, you can catch the actor on Trinkets as "Whit Foster" and with a guest role on NCIS: New Orleans as "Vice Admiral Tony Hicks."
He married actress Susan Walters whom he met on his very first role on Loving. The pair have two daughters together and have been married for over 30 years.