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Celia Franca (1922–2007)

Celia Franca was born on June 25, 1922 in London, England as Nita Celia Franks. She was an actress and writer, known for I Am a Hotel (1983), Adolphe Adam Giselle (1976) and The Insect Play (1939). She was married to James Morton, Herbert Anderson and Leo Kersley. She died on February 19, 2007 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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 1983 I Am a Hotel (TV Short)
The Diva
 1967 Swan Lake (TV Movie)
 1939 The Insect Play (TV Movie)
The Butterflies and Moths (as Celia Franks)
 1938 Bar aux Folies-Bergère (TV Movie)
Grille d'Egout (as Celia Franks)
 1937 Cross Gartered (TV Movie)
Attendant on Olivia (as Celia Franks)
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (1 credit)
 1976 Adolphe Adam Giselle (TV Movie) (adaptation)
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 1976 Adolphe Adam Giselle (TV Movie) (adaptor)
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 1982 Gala (Documentary)
 1961-1962 MisteRogers (TV Series)
- Episode #2.5 (1962) ... Herself
- Episode #2.2 (1962) ... Herself
- Episode #2.1 (1962) ... Herself
- Episode #1.6 (1961) ... Herself
- Episode #1.2 (1961) ... Herself

Personal Details

Other Works:

She performed in the ballet, "The Haunted Ballroom" by Ninette De Valois, "Comus" by Robert Helpmann, and "Casse Noisette Act II: The Kingdom of Sweets" by Ivanorff in a Sadler's Wells Ballet at the New Theatre in London, England with Margot Fonteyn, Robert Helpmann, David Paltenghi, Jean Bedells, Peggy Van Praagh, Beryl Grey, ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Celia Franks

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She performed in London during WWII, and continued dancing even during air raids. See more »

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