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Dana Barron was born on the 22th April 1966, in New York City, USA and is an award winning actress, best known to the world as Audrey Griswold in the film “National Lampoon’s Vacation” (1983), and as Eleanor in the TV series “Crossbow” (1987), among many other appearances. Her career started in 1980.

Have you ever wondered how rich Dana Barron is, as of mid- 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Barron’s net worth is as high as $500,000, an amount earned through her career in the entertainment industry.

Dana Barron Net Worth $500,000

Dana is a daughter of stage actress Joyce McCord, and Rebert Weeks Barron, who is the founder of the Weist-Barron School of Television. She grew up in New York City with her sister Allison, who is also an actress.

When Allison was 11, she started doing commercials and Dana wanted the same – she was 10 years old – and thanks to her father’s influence in the entertainment world, she also featured in several commercials. The next year she appeared on Broadway in the production “Hide and Seek”, next to Christine Baranski. Then in 1980 she made her debut on-screen appearance in the horror film “He Knows You’re Alone”. Three years later she made her breakthrough with the role of Audrey Griswold in the comedy adventure “National Lampoon’s Vacation”, and then she was selected for the role of Eleanor in the TV series about Swiss folk hero Willem Tell, entitled “Crossbow” (1987-1989), which only increased her net worth. Concurrently in 1988 she played Megan Wells in one of the CBS Schoolbreak Specials, “No Means No”, for which she received a Daytime Emmy Award in the category Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Special. Before the ‘80s ended, Dana also appeared in the romantic comedy “Heartbreak Hotel” (1988), starring David Keith, Tuesday Weld, and Charlie Schlatter – her net worth was well established.

In 1992 she portrayed Nikki Witt in nine episodes of the popular TV series “Beverly Hills, 90210”, for which she received a Young Artist Award in the category Best Young Actress Recurring in a Television Series, and in 1997 shared the screen with Harvey Keitel, Stephen Dorff and Timothy Hutton in the thriller “City of Industry, while the following year she had the female lead in the William Richert’s adventure “The Face of Alexandre Dumas: The Man in the Iron Mask”, next to Edward Albert and Timothy Bottoms, which only added to her net worth. Also, the same year she portrayed Casey Wells in the TV series “Magnificent Seven” (1998-2000), followed in 2000 by starring in the romantic drama “Dumped”.

In the early 2000s, Dana featured in several made-for television films, including the mystery drama “McBride: Murder Past Midnight” (2005), and in the family drama “A Letter to Dad”, which also increased her net worth. Dana’s more recent screen role was in 2013, in the made-for-television romantic comedy “Snow Bride”.

RegardIng her personal life, Dana has a son Taylor, with director/producer/writer Michael Vickerman. The two were in a longtime relationship but never married.

Quick Facts

Birth date: April 22, 1966
Birth place: New York City, New York, United States
Height:5' 3" (1.6 m)
Profession:Actress, Producer, Casting Department
Nationality:American
Partner:Michael Vickerman
Children:Taylor Vickerman
Parents:Joyce McCord, Robert Barron
Siblings:Allison Barron
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1In a long-term relationship with writer/director/producer Michael Vickerman and they have a son, Taylor.
2Studied sculpture at The Art Students League of New York.
3Older sister of Allison Barron.
4Her mother is stage actress Joyce McCord.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1993Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress Recurring in a Television SeriesBeverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
1989Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Performer in a Children's SpecialCBS Schoolbreak Special (1984)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1993Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress in a Television MovieJonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted (1992)


Filmography

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Snow Bride2013TV MovieDoria
Mayfly2012ShortDeb
Leverage2012TV SeriesBetty
Naughty or Nice2012TV MovieBrenda Weir
The Invited2010Kristy
Happythankyoumoreplease2010The Gynecologist
Saving Angelo2007ShortMom
Pandemic2007TV MovieLindsey Mastrapa
Pucked2006Tiny
McBride: Murder Past Midnight2005TV MovieMarta Arnack
Wild Roomies2004/IJunky Applicant'
Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure2003TV MovieAudrey Griswold
Night Class2001Heather
Stageghost2000Renee Bloomer
The Perfect Nanny2000Fawn Lewis
Dumped2000VideoLaura
Python2000TV MovieKristin
The Magnificent Seven1998-2000TV SeriesCasey Wells
Babylon 51998TV SeriesLauren Ashley
The Man in the Iron Mask1998/IILouise de la Vallière
City of Industry1997Gena
Murder, She Wrote1995TV SeriesSarah Tyler
The Watcher1995TV SeriesMary
In the Living Years1994Kathy
Magic Kid II1994Maggie
Rebel Highway1994TV SeriesSue
Dream On1994TV SeriesReo Saunders
At Home with the Webbers1993TV Movie2nd Girl On Street
Beverly Hills, 902101992TV SeriesNikki Witt
Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted1992TV MovieLaurie Moore
In the Heat of the Night1989TV SeriesCorrie Kroller
Crossbow1987-1989TV SeriesEleanor
High1989TV Movie
CBS Schoolbreak Special1988TV SeriesMegan Wells
Heartbreak Hotel1988Beth Devereux
Death Wish 4: The Crackdown1987Erica Sheldon
The Equalizer1985TV SeriesMelinda
Heaven Help Us1985Janine
One Life to Live1984TV SeriesMichelle Boudin
The Brass Ring1983TV MovieDarlene
National Lampoon's Vacation1983Audrey Griswold
He Knows You're Alone1980Diana

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pucked2006associate producer
Clover Bend2002co-producer
Night Class2001co-producer

Casting Department

Casting Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lucy's Piano2006Short casting assistant / casting associate

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Above Suspicion2000assistant: Mr. Greenblatt

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Family Truckster2003Video documentary shortHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards2010TV SpecialAudrey Griswold (uncredited)
Crossbow: The Movie1989VideoEleanor
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1983TV SeriesAudrey Gridwald from film NATIONAL LAMPOON'S VACATION

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