Who is Sarah Lind?
Born on July 22, 1982 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Sarah Lind is an actress, best known for her work in various television shows. These included “Edgemont”, “Mentors” and “True Justice”, in which she played the role of Sarah Montgomery opposite Steven Seagal’s character, and remained throughout the two seasons.
Sarah Lind’s Wealth
As of the beginning of 2020, Sarah Lind’s net worth is estimated to be over $2 million earned thanks to a successful acting career that she has been a part of since 1998. While she has mainly worked in Canadian programming and movies, she has made her way to Hollywood countless times as well.
Sarah grew up in Regina and developed an interest in acting at a young age. She started auditioning in her teens, one of her first roles being the television movie “The Lost Daughter”. She also appeared as a guest in “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show” before landing her first notable role in the series “Mentors” playing the character Dee Sampson.
The series aired on Discovery Kids and follows the story of a genius who uses his knowledge of computers to bring important historical figures back to life for approximately 36 hours.
She portrayed the close friends of the protagonist Oliver Cates who use the device to learn more about history and solve some of their day-to-day problems. She stayed with the show for two seasons, continuing to make guest appearances on other shows in the process.
In 2002, she made her foray into film work. Some of her first projects include “Fetching Cody”, “A Problem with Fear” and “Severed”.
Edgemont and other projects
In 2001, Lind was cast as one of the series regulars in “Edgemont”. As the show points out, it is about the lives of several teenagers living in the fictional suburb of Edgemont in Canada.
The show aired on CBC for five seasons and the teens attended McKinley High School. Some of the themes discussed throughout the show include racism, romance, jealousy, homosexuality, and intrigue. The show received good reviews throughout its run and even found a bit of popularity in different countries such as France. While with the show, she also appeared in other shows such as “Human Cargo” and “Five Days to Midnight”.
After the show, she continued acting projects and started playing more roles in shows filmed in the US. She made cameo appearances in “Small town‘ and ‘Blade: The Series’, based on the movie franchise of the same name which is in turn based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name.
She also appeared in the movie “The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford” which is based on the Ron Hansen novel of the same name released in the early 1980s.
Continuous acting and true justice
In 2008, Sarah landed a small role in “Personal Effects”, based on the Rick Moody short story “Mansion on the Hill”, and starred Michelle Pfeiffer, Kathy Bates and Ashton Kutcher. The following year, she worked on “What Goes Up”, playing the role of Peggy Popoladopolous, starring Hilary Duff, Josh Peck and Steve Koogan, telling the story of a reporter trying to create a story of a teacher who makes it into the crew of the Space Shuttle Challenger, only to discover that the teacher’s students are dysfunctional.
In 2010, she then attracted more mainstream attention when she was cast in one of the lead roles on the show “True justice‘, which ran for two seasons. The show was created by Steven Seagal and also stars him as the leader of a special investigative unit based in Seattle, Washington. The show won a Leo Award for its stunts and gained some attention due to its action and stunt work, but was eventually canceled due to lack of support for another season. After that work, she made a cameo appearance in “Arctic Air” before landing a role in the movie “Wolf Cop”.
Some of Lind’s latest projects include appearing in “Fargo”, based on the 1996 movie of the same name. The show was created by Noah Hawley and has been running for at least three seasons, although she was just a guest. She also appeared in the series “Taken” which is based on the movie trilogy of the same name starring Liam Neeson. The show’s premise takes place years before the original show, portraying a younger version of Liam’s character, played by Clive Standen, but was canceled after two seasons due to a general lack of audience interest.
Some of her latest projects in recent years include “The Exorcism of Molly Hartley,” which was released straight to video, in which she portrayed the titular victim. In 2017, she worked on the movie “The Humanity Bureau” in which she stars alongside Nicolas Cage, and follows the story of a fictional bureau in a future dystopian US, where inefficient citizens are deported to a place called New Eden. The film received generally negative reviews. She is more focused on television movies and appeared in ‘Last Night’ and ‘A Wonderful Place to Die: A Martha’s Vineyard Mystery”.
Sarah married actor Tygh Runyhan in 2008 after years of dating. He is known for his roles in various movies and TV shows, mostly as a supporting character – some of his notable projects include “Road to Nowhere”, “Stargate Universe”, and “Versailles”. It is unknown if the couple has any children as they do not talk to the media about their relationship. She doesn’t post much about her personal life on social media, keeps her Instagram account mostly artistic in theme, posts some photos she has taken and posts there only sporadically. Her husband appears in a few of her posts.