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Barnard Hughes Edit Profile

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Barnard Hughes, American actor. Recipient St. Clair Bayfield award, 1973; elected to Theatre Hall of Fame, 1991. With United States Army, 1943-1945, Northern Africa, Italy.

Background

Hughes, Barnard was born on July 16, 1915 in Bedford Hills, New York, United States. Son of Owen and Madge (Kiernan) Hughes.

Education

Student, Manhattan College. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Manhattan College, 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Stage debut with Shakespeare Fellowship Company in The Taming of the Shrew, New York City, 1934. Actor (plays) including Please, Mistress Garibaldi, 1939, Herself, Mistress Patrick Crowley, 1939, The Ivy Green, 1949, Dinosaur Wharf, 1951, The Teahouse of the August Moon, 1956, A Bell for Adano, 1957, Home of the Brave, 1957, The Will and The Way, 1957, Enrico IV, 1958, A Majority of One, 1959, Advise and Consent, 1960, Rosmersholm, 1962, A Doll's House, 1963, The Advocate, 1963, Nobody Loves and Albatross, 1963, Hamlet, 1964, I Was Dancing, 1964, Generation, 1965, Hogan's Goat, 1965, How Now Dow Jones, 1967, The Wrong-Way Light Bulb, 1969, Sheep on the Runway, 1970, Line, 1971, Abelard and Heloise, 1971, Older People, 1972, Hamlet, 1972, Much Ado About Nothing, 1972 (Tony nomination 1973), Uncle Vanya, 1973, The Good Doctor, 1973, The Merry Wives of Windsor, 1974, Pericles, Prince of Tyre, 1974, All Over Town, 1974, The Three Sisters, 1977, The Devil's Disciple, 1977, 78, Da, 1978 (Tony award Best Actor 1978, Outer Critics Circle award 1978), Homeward Bound, 1980, Iceman Cometh, 1981, 85, Translations, 1981, Tartuffe, 1982, Angels Fall, 1982, 83, End of the World, 1984, The Sky is No Limit, 1984, You Can't Take It With You (Abbey Theatre, Dublin, Ireland), 1989, Prelude to A Kiss, 1990, Da, 1999, (Olympia Theatre, Dublin, Ireland) 1993, Waiting in the Wings, 1999, (films) including The Young Doctors, 1961, Hamlet, 1964, Midnight Cowboy, 1969, Where's Poppa?, 1970, Deadhead Miles, 1970, The Pursuit of Happiness, 1971, The Hospital, 1971, Cold Turkey, 1971, Rage, 1972, Sisters, 1973, Oh God!, 1977, First Monday in October, 1981, Tron, 1982, Best Friends, 1982, Maxie, 1985, Where are the Children?, 1986, The Lost Boys, 1987, Da (Olymoia Theatre, Dublin, Ireland), 1988, Doc Hollywood, 1991, Sister Act II: Back in the Habit, 1993, Odd Couple II, 1997, The Cradle Will Rock, 1998, (television movies) including Guilty or Innocent: The Sam Sheppard Murder Case, 1975, 1975, Tell Me My Name, 1977, See How She Runs, 1978, Homeward Bound, 1980, The Sky's No Limit, 1984, Agatha Cristie's A Carribean Mystery, 1983, Night of Courage, 1986, A Hobo's Christmas, 1987, Day One, 1989, Home Fires Burning, 1989, Guts and Glory: The Rise and Fall of Oliver North, 1989, The Incident, 1990, Miracle Child, 1993. Star: (television series) Doc, 1975-1976, Mr.

      Merlin, 1981-1982, The Cavanaughs, 1986-1987, Blossom, 1991-1993.

Membership

With United States Army, 1943-1945, Northern Africa, Italy.

Connections

Married Helen Stenborg, April 19, 1950. 2 children.

father:
Owen Hughes

mother:
Madge (Kiernan) Hughes

spouse:
Helen Stenborg