Who is Harvey Fierstein?
Harvey Forbes Fierstein is an American actor, playwright, and screenwriter.
He is best known for his theater work in Torch Song Trilogy and Hairspray and movie roles in Mrs. Doubtfire, Independence Day, and as the voice of Yao in Mulan and Mulan II.
Fierstein was born in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York City, the son of Jacqueline Harriet a school librarian, and Irving Fierstein, a handkerchief manufacturer.
He was raised Jewish, but later rejected the faith and became an atheist.
Fierstein attended the High School of Art and Design and received a BFA from the Pratt Institute in 1973.
He began working in the theater as a founding member of The Gallery Players of Park Slope before being cast in Andy Warhol’s only play, Pork.
Fierstein’s distinctive gravelly voice is a result of an overdeveloped vestibular fold in his vocal cords, essentially giving him a “double voice” when he speaks.
Prior to puberty, Fierstein was a soprano in a professional boys’ choir.
What is Harvey Fierstein’s net worth?
Harvey Fierstein is an American actor and playwright who has a net worth of $20 million.
Who is Harvey Fierstein’s husband?
Harvey Fierstein is currently single.
Does Harvey Fierstein have kids?
There is no information about Harvey Fierstein having kids.
How old is Harvey Fierstein?
Harvey Fierstein was born on June 6, 1952 (age 70 years)
Who are Harvey Fierstein’s Parents?
Jacqueline Harriet Fierstein and Irving Fierstein are the parents of Harvey Fierstein.
Who are Harvey Fierstein’s siblings?
Ronald K. Fierstein is the only sibling of Harvey Fierstein.
What is Harvey Fierstein’s Instagram?
Harvey Fierstein is active on Instagram as @theharveyfierstein