Actress Linda Gray will be in Chicago on Thursday, October 1 for J.R. Ewing Bourbon events in Oak Brook and Willowbrook, which are open to the public. Linda is known for playing the iconic role of Sue Ellen Ewing on Dallas. She also has a book called The Road to Happiness is Always Under Construction, which came out on September 8.

  Where and When?
The Oak Brook event is on Thursday, October 1 at the Binny’s Beverage Depot at 1500 16th Street. from 4:00-6:00pm
The Willowbrook event is on Thursday, October 1 at the Binny’s Beverage Depot at 6920 Kingery Hwy. from 7:00-9:00pm.
Linda Gray will be at both events signing bottles of J.R. Ewing Bourbon and taking photos with fans and customers.

Linda Gray is an award winning actress, an accomplished director, a former United Nations Ambassador and one of the world’s most recognized and admired stars.

Her award winning portrayal of ‘Sue Ellen’, in the original TV series “Dallas”, brought her international fame and critical acclaim earning her an Emmy nomination for Best Actress and numerous international awards including Germany’s Bambi Award, Italy’s Il Gato for Best Actress on Television, and she was voted ‘Woman of the Year’ by The Hollywood Radio & Television Society.   After eleven years as the number 1 show on television, “Dallas” has returned on TNT and is proving again to be the number 1 drama on cable TV.  

She appeared on stage in England in the original stage production of “Terms of Endearment”, based on the screenplay of the Oscar winning motion picture, and also starred in the West End production of “The Graduate” playing to sell-out audiences, and replaced Kathleen Turner on Broadway for a limited engagement.

Linda directed many episodes of the first “Dallas” TV series and made her theatre directing debut with “Murder in the First”. Her other acting stage work includes “The Vagina Monologues”, “Agnes of God” and “Love Letters”.  She has numerous TV credits including the successful series “Melrose Place” and “Models Inc.” and has starred in many movies of the week and feature films. 

She actively involves herself in charity work, including Meals On Wheels and supports many AIDS fundraisers.

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