Caption: Still of Fran Drescher, Charles Shaughnessy and Renée Taylor in The Nanny (1993)
Actress, Writer, Producer
Born: March 19, 1933
Star sign: Pisces
Known for: Alfie (2004), The Nanny (1993), The Producers (1967), Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Renée Taylor was born in the Bronx, New York to Frieda (née Silverstein) and Charles Wexler. She worked as a comedian in the early 1960s at the New York City nightclub Bon Soir. Her opening act was a then unknown Barbra Streisand. She earned notice for her portrayal of Eva Braun in Mel Brooks's The Producers (1967), and continued to act in several...