Once the audience fell in love with her, however, this actress was here to stay. Still, think you know everything there is to know about Linder?
Take a look at these interesting tidbits:
- Her first line on The Young and the Restless was "Dinner is served."
- Esther also happens to be the name of Linder's grandmother, which co-star Cooper didn't know when she named the character.
- In 1991, Linder was held at knifepoint in her own home by a burglar, saying of the experience:
"Being an actress helped me through this. Not only being a flight attendant, but being an actress. As an actress, I'm trained to observe. I listen. And I thank God I'm here to talk about it."
- Linder is the celebrity spokesperson for the ALS Association.