How old was Barbara Steele in the movie Piranha?

Barbara Steele was 39 in Piranha when she played the character 'Dr. Mengers'.

That was over 45 years ago in 1978.

Today she is 85, and has starred in 59 movies in total, 21 of those since Piranha was released.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In Piranha, I think Barbara Steele looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Joe Dante has worked with Barbara Steele just once in her career.
  • Barbara Steele's first movie was as 'Fiona' in Bachelor of Hearts, released in 1958 when she was 19
  • Piranha scores 5.92 out of 10 on TMDB.
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Barbara Steele's other movies