Lin Shaye



Place of birth:

Detroit, Michigan, USA:


An American film, theater and television actress. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lin Shaye, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Film Credits

Dreamkatcher (2020)
as Ruth
Anderson Falls (2020)
as Kate
The Voices (2020)
as The Vagabond
The Grudge (2020)
as Faith Matheson
Get Gone (2019)
as Mama
Room for Rent (2019)
as Joyce
The Final Wish (2019)
as Kate Hammond
Gothic Harvest (2019)
as Griselda
Herbert West: Reanimator (2018)
as Meredith
They Bite!: The Making of Critters (2018)
as Herself
Director's Cut (2018)
as Captain Wheeler
Los Angeles Overnight (2018)
as Cousins
Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
as Elise Rainier
All About the Money (2017)
as Mrs. Womack
Buster's Mal Heart (2017)
as Pauline
Mountain Top (2017)
as Muriel Miller
Abattoir (2016)
as Allie
The Black Room (2016)
as Miss Black
Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
as Paulina Zander
The Midnight Man (2016)
as Anna
Texas Heart (2016)
as Mrs. Smith
Jack Goes Home (2016)
as Teresa
Tales of Halloween (2015)
as Lynn's Mother
Helen Keller vs. Nightwolves (2015)
as Helen Keller
Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
as Elise Rainier
Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha (2015)
as The Grand Lady
Grace (2014)
as Helen
Ouija (2014)
as Paulina Zander
Lost Time (2014)
as Mysterious Woman
The Signal (2014)
as Mirabelle
All American Christmas Carol (2013)
as Barbara Belnap
Big Ass Spider! (2013)
as Mrs. Jefferson
Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)
as Elise Rainier
Crazy Kind of Love (2013)
as Denise Mack
Noobz (2013)
as Mrs. Theodore
Life's an Itch (2012)
as Gloria
Matchmaker Santa (2012)
as Debbie
FDR: American Badass! (2012)
as Eleanor Roosevelt
3 Days of Normal (2012)
as May
Jewtopia (2012)
as Dr. Sutton
The Three Stooges (2012)
as Nurse Crotchet
Sedona (2012)
as Claire
Rosewood Lane (2011)
as Mrs. Hawthorne
Chillerama (2011)
as Baglady / Nurse Maleva
A Good Old Fashioned Orgy (2011)
as Dody
I Was a Teenage Werebear (2011)
Take Me Home (2011)
as Jill
Goldberg - P.I. (2011)
as Violet
Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010)
Next Stop Murder (2010)
as Detective Reeson
Insidious (2010)
as Elise Rainier
2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (2010)
as Granny Boone
Small Town Saturday Night (2010)
as Phyllis Ryan
Pickin' and Grinnin' (2010)
as Bonnie Johnson
Killer by Nature (2010)
as Leona
Dark Moon Rising (2009)
as Sunny
American Cowslip (2009)
as Lou Anne
My Sister's Keeper (2009)
as Nurse Adele
Confessions of an Action Star (2009)
as Samantha Jones
Stuntmen (2009)
as Bumble Jackson
Doggie Heaven (2008)
Starz Inside: In the Gutter (2008)
as Himself
Chronic Town (2008)
as Nurse
Asylum (2008)
as String's Mother
Killer Pad (2008)
as Marge
The Election (2007)
as The Wife
Pledge This! (2006)
as Miss Prin
Driftwood (2006)
as Nancy Forrester
Down the P.C.H. (2006)
as Wendy O'Hara
Surf School (2006)
as Larry's mom
Snakes on a Plane (2006)
as Grace
Hood of Horror (2006)
as Clara
Bachelor Party Vegas (2006)
as Cassandra
Hate Crime (2006)
as Kathleen Slansky
Unbeatable Harold (2006)
as Jeannie
Hoboken Hollow (2005)
as Mrs. Brodrick
Barely Legal (2005)
as Tequila
2001 Maniacs (2005)
as Granny Boone
Drop Dead Sexy (2005)
as Ma Muzzy
The Hillside Strangler (2004)
as Jenny Buono
Cellular (2004)
as Exotic Car Driver
A Cinderella Story (2004)
as Mrs. Wells
Who's Your Daddy? (2004)
as Ms. Harding
Stuck on You (2003)
as Makeup Babe
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
as Margie
Dead End (2003)
as Laura Harrington
Boat Trip (2002)
as Sonya the Coach
Wish You Were Dead (2002)
as Jinny Macintosh
Contagion (2002)
as Laura Crowley
Say It Isn't So (2001)
as Nurse Bautista
Attention Shoppers (2000)
as Libby
Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
as Mrs. Caleron
Detroit Rock City (1999)
as Mrs. Bruce
Living Out Loud (1998)
as Lisa's Nurse
There's Something About Mary (1998)
as Magda
Last Man Standing (1996)
as The Madame
Kingpin (1996)
as Landlady
Project: ALF (1996)
as Waitress
Nature of the Beast (1995)
as Carol Powell
Trial by Fire (1995)
as Phyliis Cardell
Sketch Artist II: Hands That See (1995)
as Bonnie
Dumb and Dumber (1994)
as Mrs. Neugeboren
Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1994)
as Inmate
New Nightmare (1994)
as Nurse with Pills
Corrina, Corrina (1994)
as Repeat Nanny
In the Line of Duty: The Price of Vengeance (1994)
as Foreman #2
Amityville: A New Generation (1993)
as Nurse Turner
The Temp (1993)
as Rosemary
National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
as Witness
Roadside Prophets (1992)
as Celeste
Lucky Stiff (1988)
as Bratty Kid's Mom
Critters 2 (1988)
as Sally
The Running Man (1987)
as Propaganda Officer
The Hidden (1987)
as Carol Miller
Slam Dance (1987)
as Librarian
My Demon Lover (1987)
as Anemic Counter Girl
Stillwatch (1987)
Critters (1986)
as Sally
Brewster's Millions (1985)
as Journalist at Rally
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
as Teacher
Summer Fantasy (1984)
as Woman on Beach
Alone in the Dark (1982)
as Receptionist at Haven
Jekyll and Hyde ... Together Again (1982)
as Nurse with Telegram
A Cry for Love (1980)
The Long Riders (1980)
as Kate
Goin' South (1978)
as Parasol Lady
Hester Street (1975)
as Whore
Max Reload and The Nether Blasters ()
as Mrs. Wylder
Waffle Hut ()
as Jerrie Wolf
Killing Winston Jones ()
as Madeline Jones

Production Credits

Dreamkatcher (2020)
Executive Producer
Room for Rent (2019)