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Barbra Streisand


Barbra Streisand was born on April 24, 1942, in Brooklyn, New York. She is an actress, director, producer and writer. Among her many films are Hello, Dolly! (1969), A Star Is Born (1976), Yentl (1983) and The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996). As a child she attended the Beis Yakov Jewish School in Brooklyn. She is good friends with singer/songwriter ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 41 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 The Oscars (TV Special) (performer: "The Way We Were" - uncredited)
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #21.96 (2013) ... (performer: "The Way We Were" - uncredited)
- Episode #20.185 (2012) ... (performer: "The Way We Were" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.166 (2011) ... (performer: "The Way We Were" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.128 (2011) ... (performer: "You Don't Bring Me Flowers" - uncredited)
 2011 The Nation's Favourite Bee Gees Song (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Guilty")
 2011 Gent de paraula (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (2011) ... (performer: "Send in the Clowns")
 2011 The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)") / (writer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)")
 2010 Glee (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- A Very Glee Christmas (2010) ... (performer: "Sleep In Heavenly Peace (Silent Night)" - uncredited)
- Hell-O (2010) ... (performer: "Don't Rain On My Parade" - uncredited)
 2010 One Night Only: Barbra Streisand and Quartet at the Village Vanguard - September 26,2009 (Video) (performer: "Intro", "Here's To Life", "In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning", "Gentle Rain", "Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most", "If You Go Away (Ne Me Quitte Pas)", "Where Do You Start", "Nobody's Heart (Belongs To Me)", "Make Someone Happy", "My Funny Valentine", "Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered", "Thank You's And Introductions", "Evergreen (Love Theme From "A Star Is Born")", "Exit Music", "Some Other Time", "The Way We Were (Encore)", "Cry Me A River", "Happy Days Are Here Again") / (writer: "Evergreen (Love Theme From "A Star Is Born")")
 2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.8 (2010) ... (performer: "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)")
 2009 Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home")
 2008 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.2 (2008) ... (performer: "Lover, Come Back to Me" - uncredited)
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.9 (2008) ... (performer: "Send In the Clowns")
 2007 Las Vegas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Glass Is Always Cleaner (2007) ... (performer: "Crying Time" - uncredited)
 2007 Men in Trees (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- I Wood If I Could (2007) ... (performer: "You Don't Bring Me Flowers" - uncredited)
 2007 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 20 Results (2007) ... (performer: "Cry Me A River")
  Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Best Of: 100 Folgen Hinter Gittern (2006) ... (performer: "I Finally Found Someone" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Finally Found Someone" - uncredited)
 2006 Tony Bennett: An American Classic (TV Special) (performer: "Smile")
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile (performer: "Smile")
 2003 Barbra Streisand: The Movie Album (Video short) (performer: "Wild Is The Wind", "I'm In The Mood For Love")
 2002 Un paso adelante (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Quiero bailar (2002) ... (performer: "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)")
 2001 Operación triunfo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... (writer: "I Finally Found Someone")
 1999 The Nanny (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Finale: Part 2 (1999) ... (performer: "The Way We Were" - uncredited)
 1997 George of the Jungle (performer: "Don't Rain On My Parade" - uncredited)
 1993-1997 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Giant Spider Invasion (1997) ... (writer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from 'A Star Is Born')" - uncredited)
- The Day the Earth Froze (1993) ... (writer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from 'A Star Is Born')")
 1997 The 69th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "I've Finally Found Someone")
 1996 The Mirror Has Two Faces (performer: "I Finally Found Someone") / (writer: "I Finally Found Someone")
 1995 To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (performer: "Gotta Move")
 1995 Barbra: The Concert (TV Special documentary) ("Happy Days Are Here Again" (1929), uncredited) / (music: "Evergreen" (1976) - uncredited) / (performer: "People" (1964) (uncredited), "Evergreen" (1976) (uncredited), "The Way We Were" (1973) (uncredited), "As If We Never Said Goodbye" (1992) (uncredited), "I'm Still Here" (1971) (uncredited), "Everybody Says Don't" (1964) (uncredited), "Don't Rain on My Parade" (1964) (uncredited), "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man" (1927) (uncredited), "I'll Know" (1950) (uncredited), "Lover Man" (1942) (uncredited), "Will He Like Me?" (1963), "He Touched Me" (1965) (uncredited), "The Man That Got Away" (1953) (uncredited), "It All Depends On You" (1926) (uncredited), "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever" (1965) (uncredited), "You Don't Bring Me Flowers" (1977) (uncredited), "Lazy Afternoon" (1954) (uncredited), "Not While I'm Around" (1979) (uncredited), "Ordinary Miracles" (1993) (uncredited), "Where Is It Written?" (1983) (uncredited), "Papa, Can You Hear Me?" (1983) (uncredited), "Will Someone Ever Look At Me That Way?" (1983) (uncredited), "A Piece Of Sky" (1983) (uncredited), "Mon Homme (My Man)" (1916) (uncredited), "For All We Know" (1934) (uncredited), "I'm In the Mood For Love" (1935) (uncredited), "Guilty" (1980) (uncredited), "What Is This Thing Called Love?" (1929) (uncredited), "Once Upon a Dream" (1959) (uncredited), "When You Wish Upon a Star" (1940) (uncredited), "Someday My Prince Will Come" (1937) (uncredited))
 1993 Saved by the Bell: The College Years (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Poker Game (1993) ... (writer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from 'A Star Is Born')" - uncredited)
 1992 Sjans (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Kamernummers (1992) ... (performer: "The Way we Were")
 1991 Here's Looking at You, Warner Bros. (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Evergreen" - uncredited) / (writer: "Evergreen" - uncredited)
 1991 Defending Your Life (performer: "Something's Coming")
 1990 Betsy's Wedding (writer: "Evergreen")
 1990 The Earth Day Special (TV Special) (performer: "Somewhere", "One Day")
 1987 Nuts (music: "HERE WE ARE AT LAST")
 1986 One Voice (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Somewhere", "Evergreen", "Something's Coming", "People", "Send in the Clowns", "Over the Rainbow", "Guilty", "What Kind of Fool", "Papa, Can You Hear Me?", "The Way We Were", "It's a New World", "Happy Days Are Here Again", "America, The Beautiful") / (writer: "Evergreen")
 1986 Precious Images (Documentary short) (performer: "As Time Goes By")
 1986 The 58th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Putting It Together")
 1983 Yentl (performer: "Where Is It Written?", "Papa, Can You Hear Me?", "This Is One Of Those Moments", "No Wonder", "The Way He Makes Me Feel", "Tomorrow Night", "Will Someone Ever Look At Me That Way?", "No Matter What Happens", "A Piece Of Sky")
 1982 I Love Liberty (TV Special) (performer: "America the Beautiful")
 1980 Mare i fill, societat limitada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Macarrons a l'empordanesa (1980) ... (performer: "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)")
 1980 Guiding Light (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.8320 (1980) ... (performer: "No More Tears (Enough is Enough)")
 1979 The Main Event (performer: "The Main Event", "Fight")
 1977-1978 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 14 December 1978 (1978) ... (performer: "You Don't Bring Me Flowers")
- Episode dated 7 December 1978 (1978) ... (performer: "You Don't Bring Me Flowers")
- Episode dated 12 May 1977 (1977) ... (performer: "Evergreen (Theme from A Star is Born)")
- Episode dated 28 April 1977 (1977) ... (performer: "Evergreen (Theme from A Star is Born)")
 1978 Eyes of Laura Mars (performer: "Prisoner")
 1977 The 49th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)") / (writer: "Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)")
 1977 The Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... (writer: "Evergreen")
 1976 A Star Is Born (lyrics: "LOST INSIDE OF YOU") / (music: "LOST INSIDE OF YOU", "EVERGREEN (Love Theme from A Star is Born)") / (performer: "QUEEN BEE", "EVERYTHING", "LOST INSIDE OF YOU", "EVERGREEN (Love Theme from A Star is Born)", "WOMAN IN THE MOON", "I BELIEVE IN LOVE")
 1975 Funny Lady (performer: "Blind Date", "More Than You Know", "It's Only a Paper Moon/I Like Him", "I Found a Million Dollar Baby (in a Five and Ten Cent Store)", "So Long Honey Lamb", "Am I Blue?", "I Got a Code in My Doze", " (It's Gonna Be A) Great Day", "How Lucky Can You Get", "Isn't This Better", "If I Love Again", "Let's Hear It for Me", "How Lucky Can You Get - Single Mix" - uncredited)
 1974 For Pete's Sake (performer: "For Pete's Sake (Don't Let Him Down)")
 1973 Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments (TV Special) (performer: "Look What They've Done to My Song, Ma", "Cryin' Time", "Sweet Inspiration", "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever", "The World is a Concert", "I Never Has Seen Snow")
 1973 The Way We Were (performer: "The Way We Were" (1973))
 1972 What's Up, Doc? (performer: "You're the Top", "As Time Goes By" (uncredited))
 1969 Hello, Dolly! ("Hello, Dolly!" (1964), uncredited) / (performer: "Just Leave Everything To Me" (1964), "It Takes a Woman (Reprise)" (1964), "Put on Your Sunday Clothes" (1964), "Dancing" (1964), "Before the Parade Passes By" (1964), "Love Is Only Love" (1964), "Hello, Dolly!" (1964), "So Long, Dearie" (1964) (1964), "Finale" (Medley) (1964), "Call on Dolly" - uncredited)
 1969 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #23.1 (1969) ... (performer: "Hello, Dolly!", "Before the Parade Passes By", "So Long, Dearie" - uncredited)
 1968 Funny Girl (performer: "I'm The Greatest Star" (uncredited), "If A Girl Isn't Pretty" (uncredited), "Rollerskate Rag" (uncredited), "His Love Makes Me Beautiful" (uncredited), "People" (uncredited), "You Are Woman, I Am Man" (uncredited), "Don't Rain On My Parade" (uncredited), "Sadie, Sadie" (uncredited), "The Swan" (uncredited), "Funny Girl" (uncredited), "My Man", "Second Hand Rose", "I'd Rather Be Blue Over You (Than Be Happy With Somebody Else)" (As I'd Rather Be Blue), "People (Reprise)")
 1963 Bob Hope Comedy Special (TV Special) (performer: "Any Place I Hang My Hat is Home", "Gotta Move", "Jimmy Crack Corn")
  In My Life... Zsa Zsa Live (Video documentary) (writer: "Streisand Medley")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Starred (as "Fanny Brice") in the original Broadway production of "Funny Girl". She repeated the role in the film (Funny Girl (1968)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

11 Biographical Movies | 12 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 8 Interviews | 25 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 26 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Miss Barbra Streisand | Ms. Streisand

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I hate tooting my own horn, but after Steven Spielberg saw Yentl (1983), he said, 'I wish I could tell you how to fix your picture, but I can't. It's the best film I've seen since Citizen Kane (1941)'". See more »

Trivia:

Born at 5:08 AM EST See more »

Trademark:

Her nose See more »

Nickname:

Babs

Star Sign:

Taurus

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