How old was Barbara Hershey in the movie The Right Stuff?

Barbara Hershey was 34 in The Right Stuff when she played the character 'Glennis Yeager'.

That was over 39 years ago in 1983.

Today she is 74, and has starred in 88 movies in total, 60 of those since The Right Stuff was released.

Did you know?

  • Director Philip Kaufman has worked with Barbara Hershey just once in her career.
  • Barbara Hershey's first movie was as 'Stacy Iverson' in With Six You Get Eggroll, released in 1968 when she was 19
  • The Right Stuff scores 7.45 out of 10 on TMDB.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In The Right Stuff, I think Barbara Hershey looks:

The cast of The Right Stuff

Barbara Hershey in some of her other movies