Ally Sheedy

by J.J. on July 18, 2013

Birth Name: Alexandra Elizabeth Sheedy

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: June 13, 1962

*Irish (father)
*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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bablah December 26, 2016 at 11:49 am
ashash October 18, 2013 at 5:23 pm

She and Judd Nelson were the Jews in The Breakfast Club.

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