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American TV and film actress
Source : Tim DOWLING
Balsam was born in New York City to actor Martin Balsam and actress Joyce Van Patten. She is the niece of actor Dick Van Patten and actress Pat Van Patten and half-niece of actor Timothy Van Patten. She is also the cousin of her uncle and aunt's sons, James Van Patten, Vincent Van Patten, and Nels Van Patten.
She attended a boarding school in Tucson, Arizona in her adolescence years. She then attended the Treehaven School in the same city in Arizona in her young adult years, somewhere in her twenties'.