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Barsi on an episode of Punky Brewster, 1986
Judith Eva Barsi
June 6, 1978
|Died||July 25, 1988(aged 10)|
|Resting place||Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills, California, U.S.|
Judith Eva Barsi (June 6, 1978 – July 25, 1988) was an American child actress. She began her career in television, making appearances in commercials and television series, as well as the 1987 film Jaws: The Revenge. She also provided the voices of Ducky in The Land Before Time and Anne-Marie in All Dogs Go to Heaven.
Barsi was born in Los Angeles County, California, on June 6, 1978, the daughter of József Istvan Barsi and Maria Barsi (née Virovacz), both immigrants to the U.S. who fled the Hungarian People's Republic following the 1956 uprising. The two immigrated at different times and met at a restaurant in California, where Maria worked as a waitress. Both had been previously married.
Maria Barsi began preparing her daughter to become an actress when Judith was five. Barsi's first role was in Fatal Vision, playing Kimberley MacDonald. She went on to appear in more than seventy commercials and guest roles on television. As well as her career in television, she appeared in several films, including Jaws: The Revenge, and provided the voices of Ducky in The Land Before Time, and Anne-Marie in All Dogs Go to Heaven.
By the time she started fourth grade, Barsi was earning an estimated $100,000 per year (equivalent to $229,000 in 2022).
|1984||Fatal Vision||Kimberly MacDonald (age three)||Miniseries|
|Jessie||Katie||Episode: "Valerie's Turn"|
|1985||Kids Don't Tell||Jennifer Ryan||Television movie|
|Do You Remember Love||Kathleen||Television movie|
|Knots Landing||Bratty Girl||Episode: "#14 with a Bullet"|
|The Twilight Zone||Bertie||Segment: "A Little Peace and Quiet"|
|There Were Times, Dear||Molly Reed||Television movie|
|The Fall Guy||Little Girl||Episode: "Escape Claus"|
|1986||Remington Steele||Laurie Beth Piper||Episode: "Suburban Steele"|
|Punky Brewster||Anna||2 episodes|
|Trapper John, M.D.||Lindsay Christmas||Episode: "Life, Death and Dr. Christmas"|
|Cheers||Child #1||Episode: "Relief Bartender"|
|Cagney & Lacey||Shauna Bard||Episode: "Disenfranchised"|
|The New Gidget||Little Girl||Episode: "It's Only Rock & Roll"|
|Eye of the Tiger||Jennifer Matthews|
|The Love Boat||Christmas Angel||Episode: "The Christmas Cruise: Part 2"|
|1987||Destination America||Amy||Television movie|
|Jaws: The Revenge||Thea Brody|
|1987–1988||The Tracey Ullman Show||Little Girl / Karen||2 episodes|
|1988||St. Elsewhere||Debbie Oppenheimer||Episode: "The Abby Singer Show"|
|Growing Pains||Young Carol||Episodes: "Graduation Day"
"The Last Picture Show: Part 2" (archive footage from "Graduation Day")
|ABC Afterschool Special||Billie Foster||Episode: "A Family Again"; Released posthumously|
|The Land Before Time||Ducky (voice)||Released posthumously|
|1989||All Dogs Go to Heaven||Anne-Marie (voice)|
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