For her television work, she received the Emmy(r) nomination for Holocaust, and starred opposite Tommy Lee Jones in The Amazing Howard Hughes, James Woods in Citizen Cohn, and Bill Cosby on The Cosby Mysteries and The Cosby Show, among many others. She has a recurring role as Danielle Melnick on Law and Order and recently completed filming the ABC-TV series Wonderland.
For her work on the New York stage from Yentl to Sarava! to Lend Me a Tenor, Feldshuh has won three Tony(r) nominations for Best Actress, three Drama Desk Awards, four Outer Critics Circle Awards, The Obie, and the Theatre World Award. Last fall she starred off-Broadway as Tallulah Bankhead in a piece she wrote called Tallulah Hallelujah!, chosen as one of the 10 Best Plays of the Year by USA Today.
Feldshuh made her cabaret debut at the famed Algonquin Oak Room in her act, Tovah: Crossovah! From Broadway to Cabaret, followed by eight sold-out weeks off-Broadway with her one-woman show Tovah: Out of her Mind!
This spring, she has been offered the independent feature For the Children and will star in the new off-Broadway Musical The Lady in Penthouse B. She just debuted as Richard Dreyfuss' sister in the CBS series The Education of Max Bickford.
Tovah Feldshuh Facts
|December 27, 1952 (71)
|New York, New York, USA
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|The Richard Pryor Collection
|A Walk on the Moon