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Where Are They Now - Friday, June 30, 2017

Hello fans,

I've been watching some rather forgettable '80s horror flicks as of late. The latest one was a dub entitled 'House II: The Second Story' which starred Lar Park-Lincoln which some prime-time soap fans and Friday the 13th fans may recall. She was Linda Fairgate on Knots Landing and the telekinetic psychic Tina Shepard in Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood.

What's she been doing these days? Let's see what she's been doing.

Take care,

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See if you know if the following celebrities have had a visit from the "Grim Reaper":

Park Overall: She played Laverne on the TV series "Empty Nest" and Rowena the prostitute in "Biloxi Blues" (both in the movie and on Broadway), she voiced Alice Tompkins on the animated series "The Critic"

Janet Leigh: She got killed in the shower in the Alfred Hitchcock movie "Psycho", she also appeared in "My Sister Eileen", "The Manchurian Candidate", "Bye Bye Birdie" and other movies

Tuesday Weld: Known for playing precocious innocents early in her career, appeared in the movies "Pretty Poison", "Looking for Mr. Goodbar", and "Falling Down"

(Answer at the bottom)

Lar Park-Lincoln

Learn More About Lar Park-Lincoln on Celebrity Nooz

BIRTH DATE: 12 May 1961, Dallas, Texas, USA

BIRTH NAME: Laurie Jill Park

CLAIM TO FAME: Lar Park Lincoln is an American actress. She's best known for appearing on Knots Landing for several seasons as "Linda Fairgate", the daughter-in-law to "Karen Fairgate" (played by series star Michele Lee), and in the 1988 horror film Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood as Tina Shepard.

FAMILY LIFE: Lincoln was married to Michael Martin Lincoln on December 5, 1981 and remained married until his death on December 4, 1995. She has two children and lives near Dallas, Texas.

INFO: Made quite a career as an actress, QVC celebrity guest host, career coach, and speaker; now she's added author, director, and producer to her list of achievements.

Lar decided to return to her native state of Texas to raise her children. Since that move, she rapidly became Texas' most elite career coach for actors, models, pageantry.

With a script from her then-17 year-old, film-student nephew Austin, Lar executive produced "Static," a film about teen heroin abuse.

She co-directed and competed in the Dallas twenty-four hour film race with a serious piece about racial discrimination, "Black and White."

Her book, "Get Started Not Scammed, from Finance to Fame" was published in 2008.

TRIVIA: Once sold a products on the home shopping channel, aka QVC.

Lar has attended the "Friday the 13th" convention.

She bears an uncanny resemblance to actors Amy Smart and Paula Irvine [of Phantasm II (1988) fame] and usually gets mistaken for them, and vice versa.

As of July 2012, Lar is in remission for breast cancer having had a double mastectomy.

Running the Lar Park Lincoln Acting Studios in Dallas, TX.

Credits Michele Lee as her favorite acting mentor/best friends.


WHERE IS SHE NOW: Lar Park-Lincoln is featured in two films currently in post-production, Expulsion and Sky Sharks.


2011/III The Dancer (Short)...Janie

2009 Gravestoned (Video)...Monica

2009 From the Dark...Gail Miller

2007 Inspector Mom: Kidnapped in Ten Easy Steps (TV Movie)...Regina Von Hoffman

2005 City of Justice (TV Series)...Susan Foley
- Episode #2.1
- The Burns of Revenge

1995 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)...Tammy Kane
- Fortunate Son

1995 Space: Above and Beyond (TV Series)...Bowman
- Ray Butts

1992 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)...Caroline Pryce
- Incident in Lot 7

1987-1991 Knots Landing (TV Series)...Linda Fairgate / Body / Sally's Friend
- 48 Episodes

1990 Fatal Charm (Video)...Sandy

1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)...Abigail Curtis
- Nightmare

1988 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)...Karyn
- It's a Miserable Life

1988 Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood...Tina Shepard

1987 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)...Denise Kelly
- In with the 'In' Crowd

1987 Ohara (TV Series)
- The Sparrow

1987 House II: The Second Story...Kate

1987 The Princess Academy...Cindy Cathcart

1987 Outlaws (TV Series)
- Pursued

1987 Hunter (TV Series)...Angela Holly Hobarts
- Bad Company

1985 Children of the Night (TV Movie)...Valerie

To see Then & Now pictures of Lar Park-Lincoln, visit: Celebrity Nooz


--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--

Park Overall - ALIVE
Born: 03/15/1957

Janet Leigh - DEAD (Vasculitis)
Born: 07/06/1927 Died: 10/03/2004

Tuesday Weld - ALIVE
Born: 08/27/1943



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