Linda Blair started her modeling career when she was 6 years old.
Meanwhile, Blair returned to her love of horsemanship, where she competed under various pseudonyms in a number of showjumping events, winning several equestrian awards.
She also supports the Children's Charity and Feed the Children organizations.
Blatty produced the film and wrote the screenplay.
The Exorcist Based on William Peter Blatty's best-selling novel, The Exorcist was directed by William Friedkin, who had recently won an Oscar for directing The French Connection.
But suddenly, she was arrested for the drug possession and drug selling charges.