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Barbara Minkus

Barbara Minkus was born on February 20, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Barbara Ellen Minkus. She is an actress and casting director, known for Lady Sings the Blues (1972), Love, American Style (1969) and Christmas Comes to PacLand (1982). See full bio »
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 2003 Detroit
Edzards Stiefmutter
 1986 You Again? (TV Series)
- Enid Moves In (1986) ... Lucille
 1986 The Malibu Bikini Shop
Sylvia Rutledge
 1985 Family Ties (TV Series)
- Remembrances of Things Past (1985) ... Neighbor (as Barbara Barron)
 1985 Not My Kid (TV Movie)
Parent (as Barbara Barron)
 1983 Night Partners (TV Movie)
Elvira Newton (as Barbara Barron)
 1981 A Matter of Life and Death (TV Movie) (as Barbara Barron)
 1981 The Perfect Woman (TV Movie)
 1980 Witches' Brew
Saleswoman (as Barbara Minkus-Barron)
 1978 Alice (TV Series)
- Vera's Popcorn Romance (1978) ... Doris (as Barbara Minkus-Barron)
 1978 Mother, Juggs & Speed (TV Short)
Mrs. Fishbine
 1978 Coach
Miss Fishman
 1977 Baretta (TV Series)
- Make the Sun Shine (1977) ... Woman
 1977 The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington
Airport Waitress
 1977 Rhoda (TV Series)
- Nose Job (1977) ... Millie
 1976 How to Break Up a Happy Divorce (TV Movie)
Gallery guide
 1975 Sons of Sassoun (as Barbara Barron)
 1975 Linda Lovelace for President
Mousey Lady
 1973 Lotsa Luck (TV Series)
- The Suit (1973) ... Mother
 1972 Lady Sings the Blues
Radio Actress
 1971 Curiosity Shop (TV Series)
Gittel, the Witch
- Special (1971) ... Gittel, the Witch
 1970 That Girl (TV Series)
- Super Reporter (1970) ... Elaine
 1970 The Governor & J.J. (TV Series)
- The Return of Doctor Livingston (1970) ... Arlene
 1968 What's So Bad About Feeling Good?
Harriet (uncredited)
Show Show Casting director (6 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Other Works:

In 1969, he starred in an unsold comedy pilot for NBC called "The Swingles". The show was set in an apartment building with the residents would meet in the stairway, backyard, basement, etc. and trade one-liners a la "Laugh-In". See more »

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Alternate Names:

Barbara Barron | Barbara Minkus-Barron

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