Barry Newman

Movie Actor

Birthday November 7, 1938

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Boston, MA

Age 84 years old

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Golden Globe Award and Emmy Award nominee who became famous for his role in Vanishing Point. He received additional recognition for his role in the '70s television show, Petrocelli.

Before Fame

He graduated college with a degree in anthropology but decided to pursue acting after crashing a class at the Actors' Studio.


He appeared in the hilarious comedy film, 40 Days and 40 Nights.

Family Life

His father was an Australian immigrant and his mother was Belorussian. 

Associated With

He played a teacher on The O.C., which starred Mischa Barton.