Barbara Niven Biography (1953-)

Born February 26, 1953, in Portland, OR; married (marriage ended); children:Jessica. Addresses: Office: c/o One Life to Live, 56 West 66thSt., New York, NY 10023.; Agent: (theatrical) BBA-Defining Artists, 4342 Lankershim Blvd., Universal City, CA 91602; (commercials) Commercial Talent, 9157Sunset Blvd., Suite 215, Los Angeles, CA 90069.; Manager: Gail Abbott Management, 3019 Hollycrest Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90068.

Birth Details
February 26, 1953
Portland, Oregon, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Brenda Dickerson, The Bold and the Beautiful (also known as Glamour, Top Models, and Belleza y poder), CBS, 1996
  • Kate Anderson, Pensacola: Wings of Gold, syndicated, 1998-2000
  • Elizabeth "Liz" Coleman Reynolds, One Life to Live (also known asOne Life to Live: The Summer of Seduction), ABC, 2002-
  • Movies
  • Ashley Hawkins, The Sister-in-Law (also known as Bloodknot), USA Network, 1995
  • Tina, Under Lock and Key, Showtime, 1995
  • Fran Taylor, Humanoids from the Deep (also known as Roger Corman Presents Humanoids from the Deep), Showtime, 1996
  • Cindy, Breast Men, HBO, 1997
  • Marilyn Monroe, The Rat Pack, HBO, 1998
  • Linda Harris, I Married a Monster, UPN, 1998
  • Also appeared in "The Promise," Hallmark Hall of Fame.
  • Episodic
  • (As Barbara Lee Alexander) Susan, "The Fortune Cookie," Wings, NBC, 1992
  • (As Alexander) Cally Henshaw, "Night Games," Silk Stalkings, USA Network, 1993
  • Amanda Langley, "The Party's Over," Silk Stalkings, USA Network, 1993
  • Tammy Watkins, "Rancho Escondido," Renegade, USA Network and syndicated, 1995
  • Jackie McMillan, "Pulp Addiction," Silk Stalkings, USA Network, 1995
  • Evelyn Cabot, "Past and Present Danger," Pacific Palisades, Fox, 1997
  • Evelyn Cabot, "Desperate Measure," Pacific Palisades, Fox, 1997
  • Evelyn Cabot, "Best Laid Plans," Pacific Palisades, Fox, 1997
  • Evelyn Cabot, "Private Showing," Pacific Palisades, Fox, 1997
  • Coats, "The Party," Silk Stalkings, USA Network, 1998
  • Elise Daley, "Prom Queen," The Love Boat: The Next Wave, UPN, 1999
  • Celebrity contestant on blue team, "St. Thomas," Search Party, E!Entertainment Television, 2000
  • Stephanie, "Bygones," ER, NBC, 2002
  • Appeared in an episode of Mike Hammer.
  • Film Appearances
  • Fatal Encounter, 1990
  • Sheila, Hired to Kill, Paramount Home Video, 1991
  • (As Barbara Lee Alexander) Sharon, Psycho Cop Returns (also knownas Psycho Cop 2), Film Nouveau/Penn-Eden West Pictures, 1993
  • (As Alexander) Pamela Ruby, Illegal Entry: Formula for Fear, PM Entertainment Group, 1993
  • Veronica, Taken Alive, 1995
  • Goldie's stepmother, Foxfire, Samuel Goldwyn Company, 1996
  • Stacy Franklin, Forest Warrior, Turner Entertainment, 1996
  • Monica Stienman, Depraved, Prism Leisure/Third Millennium, 1996
  • Doublecross on Costa's Island, Wesstar Productions, 1997
  • Brian's mother, Born Bad, Concorde, 1997
  • (As Barbara Lee Niven) Lone Tiger, 1999
  • Suzy and other roles, Anoosh of the Airwaves, 1999
  • Jan, Luminarias, New Latin Pictures, 2000
  • Sandy Kennington, Alone with a Stranger, New Concorde Home Entertainment, 2000
  • Stage Appearances
  • Lucille, Psychopathia Sexualis, Zoo Theatre, Hollywood, CA, 1998
  • Video Games
  • Voice of Barbara Miles, Wing Commander III: Heart of the Tiger, Origin Systems, 1994
  • Voice of newscaster, Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom, Electronic Arts, 1995

Further Reference


    • USA Today, November 22, 1999
    • Barbara Niven,, December 9, 2002

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