I arrived in Hollywood without having my nose fixed, my teeth capped, or my name changed. That is very gratifying to me.
Most awards, you know, they don't give you unless you go and get them - did you know that? Terribly discouraging.
I sense a deep despair inside this boy that must be hard to live with.- Marianne Curley
It is a socialist idea that making profits is a vice; I consider the real vice is making l...- Winston Churchill
Father has taught me that when something is lost, whether dear or not, giving up the searc...- Cassandra Krivy Hirsch
So, please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you ca...- Roald Dahl
The relationship you take for granted is the one that needs the greatest work.- George Alexiou
|Birth:||24th April, 1942|
Barbra Joan Streisand is an American singer, actress, writer, film producer, and director. She has won two Academy Awards, eight Grammy Awards, five Emmy Awards including one Daytime Emmy, a Special Tony Award, an American Film Institute award, a Kennedy Center Honors award, a Peabody Award, and is one of the few entertainers who has won an Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Award. In 1962, after several appearances on PM East/PM West, Streisand first appeared on Broadway, in the small but star making role of Miss Marmelstein in the musical I Can Get It for You Wholesale. Her first album, The Barbra Streisand Album, won two Grammy Awards in 1963. Streisand returned to Broadway in 1964 with an acclaimed performance as entertainer Fanny Brice in Funny Girl at the Winter Garden Theatre. In 1966, she repeated her success with Funny Girl in London's West End at the Prince of Wales Theatre. From 1965 to 1967 she appeared in her first four solo television specials.
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