Born in The Bronx in New York City, to Jewish parents Albert Balsam, a manufacturer of ladies sportswear, and Lillian (née Weinstein). He was the eldest of three children.
I'll tell you, I still don't feel whatever change you're supposed to feel when your name goes up above the title. I think that's because this star thing has never been the first consideration with me. Never. The work has always come first.
The Bronx Barrymore
Martin Henry Balsam
The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Rome, Lazio, Italy
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