Linda Shaye (born October 12, 1943) is an American theater, film, and television actress. She has appeared in numerous horror films over the years such as A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), Wes Craven's New Nightmare,Insidious, and Ouija.

Horror Film Appearances Edit

Year Film Role Notes
1982 Alone in the Dark (1982) Receptionist at Haven
1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) Teacher
1986 Critters Sally
1987 The Hidden Carol Miller
1988 Critters 2: The Main Course Sal
Lucky Stiff Bratty Kid's Mom
1993 Amityville: A New Generation Nurse Turner
1994 Wes Craven's New Nightmare Nurse
1995 The Nature of the Beast Carol Powell
2003 Dead End Laura Harrington
2005 2001 Maniacs Granny Boon
2006 Hood of Horror Clara
Snakes on a Plane Grace
Driftwood Nancy Forrester
Hoboken Hollow Mrs. Brodrick
2008 Killer Pad Marge
Asylum String's Mother
2010 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams Granny Boone
2011 Insidious Elise Rainier
Chillerama Nurse Maleva
Rosewood Lane Mrs. Hawthorne
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2 Elise Rainier
Big Ass Spider! Mrs. Jefferson
2014 Ouija Paulina Zander
2015 Insidious: Chapter 3 Elise Rainier
Tales of Halloween Lynn's Mother
2016 Abattoir Allie
The Midnight Man Anna
Ouija: Origin of Evil Paulina Zander
2017 The Black Room Mrs. Black
2018 Insidious: The Last Key Elise Rainier
Gothic Harvest Griselda
2020 Grudge TBA
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