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Barbara Niven Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Sun Jul, 2016
Barbara Niven

Facts of Barbara Niven

Date of Birth: 1953 , February-26
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Barbara Niven
Birth Name Barbara Niven
Nationality American-Candian
Birth Place/City Portland, Oregon, USA
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Married Yes
Married to Ronald Garrison, David Alexander, David Niven, Jr.
Children Jessica Niven
Divorce Ronald Garrison, David Alexander, David Niven, Jr. (1993-1998)
TV Show Equal Justice, Hired to Kill, Fatal Encounter, Wings

Quick Timeline of Barbara Niven

1953 Born in Portland, Oregon, United States
1986 Began her acting career
1998 Appeared in the drama series, Pensacola: Wings of Gold
2002 Appeared in a soap opera, One Life to Live
2015 Won CineRockom International Film Festival
2013 Won EOTM Awards
1974 Married to Ronald Garrison
1985 Married to David Alexander
1993 Married to David Niven Jr
1998 Divorced David Niven, Jr. (

Detail Timeline of Barbara Niven

February 26 , 1953

Born in Portland, Oregon, United States

Five feet and five inches tall, Barbara Niven was born as Barbara Lee Bucholz in the early 1950s in Portland, Oregon, United States of America to America parents. Her nationality is Canadian and American. She is of white ethnicity.

1986

Began her acting career

Barbara was enrolled at Beverly Hills Playhouse. Before she made her professional acting debut, she appeared in several plays and shows. In 1986, she portrayed the role of Joan in a CBS television movie Promise. In 1989, she appeared in the TV series My Two Dads. 

1998

Appeared in the drama series, Pensacola: Wings of Gold

In the early 1990s, she appeared in several movies and TV series like Equal Justice, Hired to Kill, Fatal Encounter, Wings and so on. She got her rise in fame after she began portraying the role of Kate in a syndicated American action/adventure drama series Pensacola: Wings of Gold.

2002

Appeared in a soap opera, One Life to Live

Beautiful and stunning lady, Barbara Niven is an actress from United States. She is critically acclaimed for playing the role of Liz Coleman Reynolds in an American soap opera One Life to Live. She appeared in this TV series for about a year. 

2015

Won CineRockom International Film Festival

She is famous for her role in an adventure and drama movie Hamlet's Ghost. For this role, she got nominated in CineRockom International Film Festival for the first time in her life in 2015. She was also honored with this award that year for Best Supporting Actress. 

2013

Won EOTM Awards

Till date she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also been honored with several of them. In 2013, she got her first nomination in EOTM Awards. She was also honored with this award that year for Best Actress in an Indie Film. 

November 30 , 1974

Married to Ronald Garrison

Barbara has been married for three different times in her life. On 30th of November 1974, Barbara got married for the first time in her life. She got married to Ronald Garrison that year. But this married life didn't last that long.

May 4 , 1985

Married to David Alexander

On 4th of May 1985, Barbara got married for the second time in her life and that time it was with David Alexander. As a loving husband and wife, this married life lasted for several years and they dissolved this married life.

June 19 , 1993

Married to David Niven Jr

On 19th of June 1993, Barbara tied her married knot with David Niven Jr... David Niven Jr. is a film producer and he has also established himself as an actor. This married life lasted for about half a decade. She is the mother of a daughter named Jessica Niven. 

1998

Divorced David Niven, Jr. (

After 5 years of marrige, Barbar and her husband David Niven, Jr. called quits to their relationship and divorced.

Content

Barbara Niven is an American actress best known for playing the role of Kate in the syndicated American action/adventure drama series, Pensacola: Wings of Gold. She has also appeared in numerous soap opera shows.

Early Life & Education

Barbara Niven was born as Barbara Lee Bucholz on February 26, 1953, in Portland, Oregon, the United States of America.

Details about her family, parents and siblings are not available. She is of is American nationality and of white ethnicity. As for her education, she has studied at Beverly Hills Playhouse.

Barbara had an interest in acting since her childhood and used to participate in plays and events at her school.

Television & Film Career

Barbara Niven started her acting career by performing in several plays and shows. Later in 1986, she made her acting debut with the role of Joan in the CBS hit television movie, Promise.

In the early 1990s, she appeared in a number of movies and television series such as Equal Justice, Hired to Kill, Fatal Encounter, Wings and so on.

Barbara rose to fame after she began starring as Kate in a syndicated American action/adventure drama series Pensacola: Wings of Gold.

She was then critically acclaimed for portraying Liz Coleman Reynolds in the soap opera One Life to Live from 2002 to 2003.

Her other television credits are Cedar CoveTiger Cruise, Wedding Daze, Back to You and Me, Mystery Woman: Wild West Mystery, McBride: Semper Fi and Chesapeake Shores.

Personal Life

Barbara Niven has been married three times in her life. She got married to her first husband Ronald Garrison on November 30, 1974. But their marital relationship didn't last long and they apparently got a divorce.

Later on May 4, 1985, she tied the knot with David Alexander. As a loving husband and wife, the two stayed in a marital relationship for several years but eventually got a divorce.

Following her divorce with David, she tied the knot with an actor and producer David Niven Jr. June 19, 1993Their marriage lasted for about half a decade before getting a divorce in 1998.

Barbara a mother to a beautiful daughter, Jessica Niven.

Net Worth

Being a successful actress, Barbara Niven earns a lot of money from the entertainment field. According to the Celebrity Net Worth website, Barbara has an estimated net worth of $8 million.

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