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Fanny Brice (1891–1951)


Fanny Brice was a popular and influential American comedienne, singer, theatre and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances but is best remembered as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Great Ziegfeld
The Great Ziegfeld Fannie Brice
(1936)
Ziegfeld Follies
Ziegfeld Follies Norma Edelman ('A Sweepstakes Ticket')
(1945)
Everybody Sing
Everybody Sing Olga Chekaloff
(1938)
Be Yourself!
Be Yourself! Fannie Field
(1930)

Filmography

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 1950 The Popsicle Parade of Stars (TV Series)
Baby Snooks
- Episode #1.5 (1950) ... Baby Snooks
 1945 Ziegfeld Follies
Norma Edelman ('A Sweepstakes Ticket')
 1938 Everybody Sing
Olga Chekaloff
 1936 The Great Ziegfeld
Fannie Brice (as Fannie Brice)
 1934 Crime Without Passion
Extra in hotel lobby (uncredited)
 1930 Be Yourself!
Fannie Field (as Fannie Brice)
 1928 My Man
Fannie Brand
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Show Show Self (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (17 credits)

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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Music Box Revue" on Broadway. Musical revue. Music / lyrics by Irving Berlin. Directed by John Murray Anderson. Music Box Theatre: 1 Dec 1924-May 1925 (closing date unknown/184 performances). Cast: The Brox Sisters, Bobby Clark, Duell Sisters, Claire Luce, Helen Lyons, Margarita, Joseph McCauley, Paul McCullough, ... See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 9 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Fannie Brice | Baby Snooks

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[on Esther Williams] Wet, she's a star. Dry, she ain't. See more »

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Returned to work two months after giving birth to her daughter Frances in order to begin performing on the Broadway production of "Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic". See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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