Fran Drescher

Place of birth:
Flushing, Queens, New York City, New York, USA:
Francine Joy "Fran" Drescher (born September 30, 1957) is an American film and television actress, comedian, screenwriter, director, producer, author, singer, talk show host, political lobbyist and health activist. Drescher made her screen debut with a small role in the 1977 blockbuster film Saturday Night Fever prior to appearing in films such as the biopic American Hot Wax (1978), and Wes Craven's horror film Summer of Fear (1978). In the 1980s, she gained recognition as a comedic actress in the films The Hollywood Knights (1980), Doctor Detroit (1983), This Is Spinal Tap (1984), and UHF (1989) while establishing a television career with guest appearances on several series. In 1991, Drescher garnered her first leading role in the short-living CBS sitcom Princesses and, in 1993, achieved wider fame as Fran Fine in her own sitcom vehicle The Nanny, for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Comedy Television Series during the show's run. She received further recognition for her performances in Jack (1996) and The Beautician and the Beast (1997) and reinforced her reputation as a leading sitcom star with Living With Fran (2005–2006) and Happily Divorced (2011). A uterine cancer survivor, Drescher is an outspoken healthcare advocate and LGBT rights activist, and is noted for her work as a Public Diplomacy Envoy for Women's Health Issues for the U.S. State Department. Divorced from writer and producer Peter Marc Jacobson, she currently lives in Malibu, California. Description above from the Wikipedia article Fran Drescher, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Hotel Transylvania: Transformania (2022)
as Eunice (voice)
The Christmas Setup (2020)
as Kate Spencer
Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens (2020)
as Joanne
Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All Time - Vol. 1: Midnight Madness (2020)
as Self
After Class (2019)
as Diane
The Creatress (2019)
as Carrie Robards
Funny Women of a Certain Age (2019)
as Herself
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
as Eunice (voice)
Seven Women (2018)
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
as Eunice (voice)
Skum Rocks! (2013)
as Herself
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
as Eunice (voice)
Shark Bait (2006)
as Pearl (voice)
Santa's Slay (2005)
as Virginia Mason
The Nanny Reunion: A Nosh to Remember (2004)
as Herself
Beautiful Girl (2003)
as Amanda
Picking Up the Pieces (2000)
as Sister Frida
Treyf (1998)
The Beautician and the Beast (1997)
as Joy Miller
Jack (1996)
as Dolores Durante
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
as Velma Velour
Without Warning: Terror in the Towers (1993)
as Rosemarie Russo
We're Talkin' Serious Money (1992)
as Valerie
Cadillac Man (1990)
as Joy Munchack
Wedding Band (1990)
as Veronica
It Had to Be You (1989)
The Big Picture (1989)
as Polo Habel
UHF (1989)
as Pamela Finklestein
Rock 'N Roll Mum (1988)
as Jody Levin
The Rosebud Beach Hotel (1984)
as Linda
Young Lust (1984)
This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
as Bobbi Flekman
Doctor Detroit (1983)
as Karen Blittstein
Ragtime (1981)
as Mameh
The Hollywood Knights (1980)
as Sally
Gorp (1980)
as Evie
Stranger in Our House (1979)
as Carolyn Baker
American Hot Wax (1978)
as Sheryl
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
as Connie
The Beautician and the Beast
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