Barbara Hershey

Born:  February 5, 1948, Hollywood, Los Angeles


1968:  With Six You Get Eggroll

1969:  Heaven With A Gun, Last Summer

1970:  The Liberation of L.B. Jones, The Baby Maker

1971:  The Pursuit of Happiness

1972:  Dealing: Or The Berkeley-To-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues, Boxcar Bertha

1973:  Love Comes Quietly

1974:  You and Me, The Crazy World of Julius Vrooder

1975:  Diamonds

1976:  Trial By Combat, The Last Hard Men

1980:  The Stunt Man

1981:  Americana, Take This Job and Shove It

1982:  The Entity

1983:  The Right Stuff

1984:  The Natural

1986:  Hannah and Her Sisters, Hoosiers

1987:  Tin Men, Shy People

1988:  A World Apart, The Last Temptation of Christ, Beaches

1990:  Tune In Tomorrow…

1991:  Paris Trout, Defenseless

1992:  The Public Eye

1993:  Falling Down, Swing Kids, Splitting Heirs, A Dangerous Woman

1995:  Last of the Dogmen

1996:  The Pallbearer, The Portrait of a Lady

1998:  Frogs For Snakes, A Soldier’s Daughter Never Cries

1999:  Breakfast of Champions, Passion, Drowning On Dry Land

2001:  Lantana

2003:  11:14

2004:  Riding The Bullet

2007:  The Bird Can’t Fly, Love Comes Lately

2008:  Uncross the Stars, Childless

2009:  Albert Schweitzer

2010:  Black Swan, Insidious

2011:  Answers To Nothing

2013:  Insidious: Chapter 2

2014:  Sister

2016:  The 9th Life of Louis Drax

2018:  Insidious: The Last Key


Academy Award Nomination:  Best Supporting Actress, The Portrait Of A Lady (1996)

Golden Globe Award:  Best Actress-Miniseries/TV Movie, A Killing In A Small Town (1990)
Nominations:  Best Supporting Actress, The Last Temptation of Christ (1988); The Portrait Of A Lady (1996)

Emmy Award:  Best Actress-Miniseries/Special, A Killing In A Small Town (1990)
Nomination:  Best Actress-Miniseries/Special, Paris Trout (1991)

Cannes Festival Awards:  Best Actress, Shy People (1987); A World Apart (1988)


Photo by Gage Skidmore