Carol Kane Biography
(Actress and Comedian Known for Her Films: ‘Hester Street’, ‘Dog Day Afternoon’, ‘Annie Hall’, and ‘The Princess Bride’)
Birthday: June 18, 1952 (Gemini)
Born In: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Carol Kane is an American actress who was first noticed for her outstanding performance as a Jewish immigrant in the film ‘Hester Street’. Ever since she made her acting debut in the play ‘The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie’ at 14, she has played a diverse range of screen and stage roles throughout her career. ‘Carnal Knowledge’ and ‘Desperate Characters’ were some of her earliest movies. The actress cum comedian is known for injecting life into her characters, thanks to her inherent talent and sheer dedication. The finest moments of her acting career came in the 1970s and 1980s when her work was being recognized by the audience in movies like ‘Taxi’ and ‘Hester Street’. She studied Yiddish to play the role of Gitl in ‘Hester Street’, and she is also quite fluent in French. Carol's excellent performances in movies and TV series won her multiple awards, millions of fans and financial success. She never married, but had a relationship with actor Woody Harrelson in the mid-1980s.