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Annette Funicello (1942–2013)

Annette Joanne Funicello achieved teenage popularity starting in October, 1955 after she debuted as a Mouseketeer. Born on October 22, 1942 in Utica New York, the family had moved to California when she was still young. Walt Disney himself saw her performing the lead role in "Swan Lake" at her ballet school's year-end recital in Burbank and ... See full bio »

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 1987 Back to the Beach
 1985 Lots of Luck (TV Movie)
Julie Maris
 1978-1982 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Kate Ladell / Roberta Roberts
 1979-1981 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Elizabeth 'Liz' Drake / Mary Ann Carlin / Edna Kamberley
- Delphine/The Unkillable (1981) ... Elizabeth 'Liz' Drake
- Jungle Man/Mary Ann and Miss Sophisticate (1980) ... Mary Ann Carlin
 1976 Easy Does It... Starring Frankie Avalon (TV Series)
Special Guest Star
- Episode dated 15 September 1976 (1976) ... Special Guest Star
- Episode dated 8 September 1976 (1976) ... Special Guest Star
- Episode dated 1 September 1976 (1976) ... Special Guest Star
- Episode dated 25 August 1976 (1976) ... Special Guest Star
 1971 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Millie (segment "Love and the Tuba")
 1968 Head
 1967 Hondo (TV Series)
Anne Williams
- Hondo and the Apache Trail (1967) ... Anne Williams
 1966 Fireball 500
Jane Harris
 1965 Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine
Girl in Dungeon
 1965 Ski Party
Prof. Sonya Roberts (uncredited)
 1965 The Monkey's Uncle
 1963-1965 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Anna Najensky / Dorrie Marsh
- Who Killed the Strangler? (1965) ... Anna Najensky
- Who Killed the Kind Doctor? (1963) ... Dorrie Marsh
 1964 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
Melanie Keller
- Rosetta (1964) ... Melanie Keller
 1964 The Misadventures of Merlin Jones
Jennifer (as Annette)
 1963 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Rose Pulaski
- The Sam Pulaski Story (1963) ... Rose Pulaski
 1959-1962 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Annette Aliotto / Dinah Wilcox / Constancia de la Torre / ...
- Escapade in Florence: Part 2 (1962) ... Annette Aliotto
- Escapade in Florence: Part 1 (1962) ... Annette Aliotto
- The Horsemasters: Tally Ho (1961) ... Dinah Wilcox
- The Horsemasters: Follow Your Heart (1961) ... Dinah Wilcox
 1961 Babes in Toyland
Mary Contrary (as Annette)
 1959 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Gina Minelli
- Gina for President (1959) ... Gina Minelli
- The Latin Lover (1959) ... Gina Minelli
- Frankie Laine Sings for Gina (1959) ... Gina Minelli
- Gina's First Date (1959) ... Gina Minelli
- Gina from Italy (1959) ... Gina Minelli
 1957 The New Adventures of Spin and Marty (TV Series)
 1956 Further Adventures of Spin and Marty (TV Series)
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(1970s) TV commercials: Skippy Peanut Butter. See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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'Annette' | Annette | Mouseketeer


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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The Disney studio wasn't like other studios. It was just like home - it always had a small-town, family atmosphere.


Died four days after film critic Roger Ebert. Both were unable to eat, drink and talk for their last years. They were also born in 1942 and died aged 70. See more »


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