The Linda McCartney Story (2000)


The Linda McCartney Story (2000)

A dramatization of the life of Linda Eastman McCartney in her early years photographing for Rolling Stone magazine and rubbing elbows with much of Hollywood's elite. The story follows her meeting and falling in love with Paul McCartney, their marriage, and what followed.
IMDb   6 /10
TheMovieDb    5.4 /10
FilmAffinity   5.1 /10
Release Date2000-05-20
Runtime1h 30min
GenreBiography, Drama, Music
Content Rating
CompanyColumbia TriStar Television, Lions Gate Television, Lionsgate Television
CountryCanada, USA
Linda McCartneyas Linda McCartney
Paul McCartneyas Paul McCartney
Danny Fieldas Danny Field
Tim Piper
Tim Piper
John Lennonas John Lennon
Mick Jaggeras Mick Jagger
Jim Morrisonas Jim Morrison
Jenafor Ryane
Jenafor Ryane
Moya O'Connell
Moya O'Connell
Heather McCartneyas Heather McCartney
Alexander Ruurs
Alexander Ruurs
James McCartneyas James McCartney
Michelle Skalnik
Michelle Skalnik
Lee Eastmanas Lee Eastman
George Harrisonas George Harrison
Ringo Starras Ringo Starr
Chrissie Hyndeas Chrissie Hynde
Paul Magel
Paul Magel
John Eastmanas John Eastman
Yoko Onoas Yoko Ono
Dr. Masonas Dr. Mason

The Linda McCartney Story

The Linda McCartney Story is a 2000 British-American drama television film directed by Armand Mastroianni, starring Elizabeth Mitchell and Gary Bakewell. Based on the book Linda McCartney: The Biography, presenting the life story of Linda McCartney and her life with Paul McCartney. The film was shot in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for CBS and was released in 2000.


  • Elizabeth Mitchell as Linda McCartney
  • Gary Bakewell as Paul McCartney
  • David Lewis as Danny Field
  • Nicole Oliver as Felicia
  • Tim Piper as John Lennon
  • Matthew Harrison as Mick Jagger
  • Claude Duhamel as Keith Richards
  • Aaron Grain as Jim Morrison
  • George Segal as Lee Eastman
  • Jodelle Ferland as Heather


SongWritten byPerformed by
I Want to Hold Your HandJohn Lennon and Paul McCartneyThe Fab Four (Ron McNeil, Rolo Sandoval, Michael Amador and Ardy Sarraf)
Please Please MeJohn Lennon and Paul McCartneyThe Fab Four
Kansas CityJerry Leiber and Mike StollerThe Fab Four
Yeh YehRodgers Grant, Jon Hendricks & Pat PatrickGeorgie Fame and the Blue Flames
Back Door ManWillie DixonPeace Frog

External links

  • The Linda McCartney Story at IMDb
  • The Linda McCartney Story at AllMovie