Barry Miller (actor)

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Barry Miller
Barry L. Miller[citation needed]

(1958-02-06) February 6, 1958 (age 65)
Years active1973–present

Barry Miller (born February 6, 1958)[1] is an American actor. He won Broadway's 1985 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) for his performance in Biloxi Blues.[2]

Early life[edit]

Miller was born at Cedars of Lebanon Hospital in Los Angeles, California to Sidney Miller, an actor, director, and writer, and Iris Burton, an agent.[3] His former stepmother is actress Dorothy Green. He attended Bancroft Junior High School, in Hollywood,[citation needed] and Fairfax High School.[4]


In addition to Biloxi Blues, Miller acted on Broadway in Crazy He Calls Me (1992).[1]

He had prominent roles in Saturday Night Fever, Fame, and Peggy Sue Got Married.

One of his most major film roles was playing Reuven Malter in 1981's The Chosen.



  1. ^ a b "("Barry Miller" search results)". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on 25 July 2019. Retrieved 25 July 2019.
  2. ^ "("Barry Miller" search results)". Tony Awards. Archived from the original on 25 July 2019. Retrieved 25 July 2019.
  3. ^ Parsons, Louella (February 7, 1958). "Film, for UA Lined Up for Jeff Chandler; SNAPSHOTS OF HOLLYWOOD Collected at Random". The San Francisco Examiner. p. 2, sec. 5. Retrieved September 25, 2022 – via
  4. ^ Taylor, Clarke (August 31, 1980). "'The Chosen' Almost Wasn't". The Los Angeles Times. p. 29 (Calendar). Retrieved September 25, 2022 – via Miller is an LA native and a graduate of Fairfax High.

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