Interviewee: Barbra Streisand





Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?



Episode credited cast:
Himself - Host
Herself - Guest
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cis Corman ...
Martin Erlichman ...


Interviewee: Barbra Streisand

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis





Release Date:

21 March 2004 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Inside the Actors Studio
29 December 2011 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Inside the Actors Studio: Barbara Streisand (2004)

*** (out of 4)

Another good episode in the long running series has Barbara Streisand sitting down for an interview and host James Lipton starts off by talking about how hard it was to get her on the show. In the opening minutes Lipton starts reading off Streisand's resume and no matter if you can't stand her or not, there's no denying that she's done quite a few amazing things in her career. We start off talking about her troubled childhood including the death of her father when she was just 15-months and this death has a few interesting conversations throughout the interview. We learn about how she got started in the business, her first few jobs, how the Actors Studio turned her down and then her big success on Broadway and eventually the movies. As you'd expect, there's quite a bit to discuss here but the first portion centers on her music career and I think the interview lags at this point. It certainly picks up once we hit the movie stuff and this includes the actress talking about working with Robert Redford in THE WAY WE WERE plus her attempt at remaking A STAR IS BORN and trying to bring the musical back with YENTL. Fans of Streisand are certainly going to enjoy hearing her discuss all these topics. She never goes into great detail on anything and I think there's way too many times where she acts "shocked" whenever Lipton tells her how well something sold or how many awards she won.

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Who would you like to see?? liawillz
One Thing That Really Annoys Me About This Show..... blair-harrington
Favorite 'INSIDE' Guest Actors mikel3363
Gary Oldman mwatts_78
Where to see full episodes volstork
Tina Fey Episode kao123
Discuss Barbra Streisand (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page