Barbara Hershey

Barbara Hershey


Barbara Hershey was born Barbara Lynn Herzstein in Hollywood, California, to Melrose (Moore) and Arnold Nathan Herzstein, a horse racing columnist. Her father, born in Manhattan, was from a Jewish family (from Hungary and Russia), and her mother, originally from Arkansas, had English and Scots-Irish ancestry. Hershey was raised in a small bungalow, and had aspirations of being an actress from her earliest memories. The multi-award-winning actress has been in some of Hollywood's most memorable films. She has been a winner of an Emmy and a Golden Globe for A Killing in a Small Town (1990). She won two consecutive Best Actress awards at the Cannes Film Festival, (which is unprecedented) for Shy People (1987) and A World Apart (1988). She won a Gemini Award for Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning (2008) for PBS and a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Vienna International Film Festival. Hershey was nominated for an Academy Award for The Portrait of a Lady (1996). She's worked with some
  • Where was
    Barbara Hershey born?

    Barbara Hershey was born in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA

  • How much is Barbara Hershey worth?

    Barbara Hershey is worth $12 Million

Best Quotes

  • I'm afraid of being lazy and complacent. I'm afraid of taking myself too seriously.
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