Lynn Shelton Biography – Lynn Shelton Wiki
Lynn Shelton was an American actress, film director, screenwriter, and producer. She was best known for writing, directing, and producing such films as “Humpday,” “Your Sister’s Sister.”
She worked in Films as a director, actress, editor, and producer. As a director – We Go Way Back, What the Funny, My Effortless Brilliance, Humpday, Your Sister’s Sister, Touchy Feely, Laggies, Outside In and Sword of Trust. As an actor – Nights and Weekends, Moving, Humpday, The Off Hours, Safety Not Guaranteed, Lucky Them, and Sword of Trust. As film editor – Outpatient, 8 Minutes to Love, Afternoon Delight, Hedda Gabler, Hello, We Go Way Back, Diggers and My Effortless Brilliance. As a producer – My Effortless Brilliance and Humpday.
In television she served as a director in television shows such as Mad Men, Ben and Kate, New Girl, The Mindy Project, Fresh Off the Boat, Master of None, Maron, Casual, Shameless, Marc Maron: Too Real, Ghosted, Love, GLOW, A.P. Bio, Dickinson, The Morning Show, and Little Fires Everywhere. As an actor, she had a role as Sheila in Maron.
She attended Oberlin College in Ohio and then the University of Washington School of Drama, before moving to New York to enroll in the Master’s of Fine Arts program in photography and related media at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.
Lynn Shelton Age
Lynn Shelton was born on August 27, 1965, in Oberlin, Ohio, United States. She died on May 15, 2020, in Los Angeles, California. She was 54 years old.
Lynn Shelton Husband Kevin Seal
Lynn Shelton was married to her husband actor Kevin Seal from 2011 until their divorce in 2019.
Lynn Shelton Boyfriend
At the time of her death, Shelton was in a relationship with her boyfriend comedian Marc Maron.
Lynn Shelton Children
Lynn Shelton had a son Milo Seal with ex-husband Kevin Seal. Milo was born in 1999.
Lynn Shelton Family
Shelton is survived by her parents Wendy and Alan Roedell and David “Mac” Shelton and Frauke Rynd. She is also survived by her brothers David Shelton, Robert Rynd and sister Tanya Rynd.
Lynn Shelton Death
Shelton died on Friday, May 15, 2020, at the age of 54 in Los Angeles. Lynn Shelton’s boyfriend Marc Maron said in a statement: “I have some awful news. Lynn passed away last night. She collapsed yesterday morning after having been ill for a week. There was a previously unknown, underlying condition. It was not COVID-19. The doctors could not save her. They tried. Hard.
“I loved her very much as I know many of you did as well. It’s devastating. I am leveled, heartbroken and in complete shock and don’t really know how to move forward in this moment. I needed you all to know. I don’t know some of you. Some I do. I’m just trying to let the people who were important to her know.
“She was a beautiful, kind, loving, charismatic artist. Her spirit was pure joy. She made me happy. I made her happy. We were happy. I made her laugh all the time. We laughed a lot. We were starting a life together. I really can’t believe what is happening. This is a horrendous, sad loss.”
Mark Duplass paid tribute to Shelton on Twitter. He tweeted: “We lost our dear friend Lynn Shelton. We made so many things together. I wish we had made more. Her boundless creative energy and infectious spirit were unrivaled. She made me better. We butted heads, made up, laughed, pushed each other. Like family. What a deep loss.”
Mindy Kaling tweeted: “Lynn Shelton loved actors and we loved her back. She was a dream on set. Her lovely, sunny energy was infectious and actors always drifted to video village between takes to be around her. She had such a quiet power and I will miss her. Rest In Peace, Lynn. Love you.”
Ava DuVernay tweeted: “Lynn Shelton changed my life when she handed me the Directing Award at Sundance in 2012. She announced my name with pride. Handed it to me with love. Rooted for me long after. I can’t believe I’m typing this. Rest In Peace, Beauty. Thank you for your films. And for your kindness.”
Lynn Shelton Cause of Death
Lynn Shelton’s cause of death was blood disorder.
Lynn Shelton Net Worth
Lynn Shelton’s net worth is under review.