Birth Name: Alexandra Elizabeth Sheedy
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 13, 1962
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
Ally Sheedy is an American actress and author.
Her father, John J. Sheedy, Jr., is a Manhattan advertising executive. Her mother, Charlotte (Baum), is a writer and press agent who was involved in women’s and civil rights movements. Her father is of Irish Catholic background and her mother is Jewish. Her maternal grandmother was from Odessa, then part of the Russian Empire, and now in Ukraine.
Ally has a son with her former husband, actor David Lansbury. David is the nephew of actress and singer Angela Lansbury.
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