Ellen Barkin



  • Birth Name: Ellen Barkin
  • Birth Place: Bronx, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/16/1954, Aries
  • Profession: Actor
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Ellen Barkin Fast Facts:
  • Worked as a waitress to pay for her education at Hunter College.
  • Studied acting for seven years before she had the courage to audition for a role.
  • Brother George Barkin is the former editor-in-chief of National Lampoon and High Times.
  • Met her second husband, Revlon mogul Ronald Perelman, at Vanity Fair's 1999 Oscar after party.
  • Made her Broadway debut in The Normal Heart in April 2011.
  • Ellen Barkin Relationships:
  • Jack Daniel Byrne - Son
  • Sam Levinson - Significant Other
  • Evelyn Barkin - Mother
  • George Barkin - Brother
  • Gabriel Byrne - Ex-husband
  • Romey Marion Byrne - Daughter
  • Ron Perelman - Ex-husband
  • Ellen Barkin Awards:
  • 1998 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 1992 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie - Winner
  • 2011 Tony: Actress (Featured Role--Play) - Winner
  • College:
  • City University of New York, Hunter College, New York, NY; The Actor's Studio, New York, NY

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