Barbara Eden short bio
Barbara Eden is an American film, stage, and television actress, comedienne, and singer. She has Virgo sun sign and was born in Tucson, Arizona, the daughter of Alice Mary (née Franklin) and Hubert Henry Morehead. She was attended the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and acting with the Elizabeth Holloway School of Theatre. She then studied singing at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and acting with the Elizabeth Holloway School of Theatre.
Barbara Eden Body Measurements Table
|Date of birth||August 23, 1931|
|Age||35 years old|
|Breast Size||34 B|
|Height||162 cm (5 feet 4 inches)|
|Weights||120 pounds (54 kg)|
Barbara Eden Career
At the beginning of her career, she posed as a pin-up. After small theater performances, she had a part in the Johnny Carson Show. This was followed by some television appearances and movie roles in the 1960s, among other things, in Flaming Star at the side of Elvis Presley, in The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm, in The mysterious Dr. Lao and in My Room is for Harem.
World famous was in 1965 as a charming genie Jeannie in the eponymous television series (in the original: I Dream of Jeannie) on the side of Larry Hagman as Major Nelson. The role of the blond bottle spirit made her an overnight TV star. The series, which ran in Germany from 1967, was discontinued after five years and 139 episodes. Reps are now also broadcast around the world. Because of their great popularity especially in Germany the Silver and Golden Bravo Otto received Eden 1972 (spring and fall) of the youth magazine BRAVO and 1997 “Gotta Watch” award by Kabel Eins. From her appeared at times of the series, a doll and Jeannie Jeannie Comics – her likeness even graced plastic bottles.
In the television films of the 80s Where please here for the military ?, The Double Life of Kathy McCormick, opposites attract, Höllenwut and dangerous charm played Barbara Eden each a major role. In 1991 she was again in Jeannie costume front of the camera for the TV movie Jeannie studied their master. In the same year they had five guest appearances in the just-concluded series Dallas, which they took back to the page of Larry Hagman.
This was followed by films like eyes of Secrets (1993) and Eyes of Death (1994). 1996 Eden had a guest appearance in Thomas Gottschalk’s House Party. In 1994 she was invited to the Late Night Show with Thomas Koschwitz. In 1996, she was again as Jeannie in the film The Brady Bunch Movie 2 for a brief appearance on camera. From 2000 to 2005 she was with her friend Rita McKenzie for the female version of The Odd Couple on stage and toured the US states. Followed in 2006 with Larry Hagman, the play Love Letters. The end of 2006 and in early 2007 launched Eden again a US tour with Love Letters, this time on the side of Hal Linden. Guest appearances in the US series Sabrina – Teenage Witch! (as dictatorial aunt Irma) in the years 2001 and 2002 were more TV activities.
Barbara Eden Controversy
Barbara Eden lost her beloved son, Matthew Ansara, from a drug overdose and she revealed anything in her book entitled Jeannie Out of the Bottle.
Barbara Eden Dating
During her life, Barbara Eden has been married three times with Michael Ansara from 1958 to 1974, Charles Fegert from 1977 to 1982, and Jon Eicholtz from 1991 to the present.
Barbara Eden Net Worth
As the actress who has spent the half of her life for her career, no wonder that Barbara Eden net worth is about 9 million dollars.