Linda Evans Linda Evans (born on November 18, 1942) is an American actress. She is known primarily for her roles on television, and rose to fame playing Audra Barkley in the 1960s Western television series, The Big Valley (1965–1969). Her most prominent role was that of Krystle Carrington in the 1980s ABC prime time soap opera Dynasty, a role she played from 1981 to 1989.
Little known facts and 'trail tidbits' will be discussed tomorrow night at Cartwright's Sonoran Ranch House like: Why is there a different name on Dale Evans' birth certificate other than her real name, Frances Octavia Smith? Why didn't Bob Nolan become a singing cowboy with his own film series? I've got the scoop on both those subjects. Was there another "cowboy who sang" in a few early talkies before Ken Maynard? What was required of Bob Baker before Universal Pictures would sign him t