Fran Drescher


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Francine Joy Drescher was born on September 30, 1957 in Flushing, Queens, New York, to Sylvia Drescher, a bridal consultant, and Mort Drescher, a naval systems analyst. Fran, as she is called, attended Hillcrest High School in New York with another now-famous name, Ray Romano. She was a studious girl and was quite popular. In fact, at age fifteen,... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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(1993-1999)
(2012)
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(1989)

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  Happily Divorced (TV Series) (created by - 34 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (story by - 31 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (written by - 1 episode, 2011)
- For Better or for Worse (2013) ... (creator) / (story by)
- Sleeping with the Enemy (2013) ... (creator) / (story by)
- Happily Divorced... With Children (2013) ... (creator) / (story by)
- I Object! (2013) ... (creator) / (story by)
- Peter's Boyfriend (2013) ... (creator)
 2007 La niñera (TV Series) (creator)
 2006 Living with Fran (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Healing with Fran (2006) ... (story)
 2005 Niania (TV Series) (creator)
 2005 La nany (TV Series) (creator)
 2004 La niñera (TV Series) (story - 172 episodes)
- Episode #1.136 (2004) ... (story)
- Episode #1.135 (2004) ... (story)
- Episode #1.132 (2004) ... (story)
- Episode #1.133 (2004) ... (story)
- Episode #1.134 (2004) ... (story)
 2004 Moya prekrasnaya nyanya (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- First Date (2004)
- New Job (2004)
 2001-2002 Dadi (TV Series) (original story - 61 episodes)
- Bölüm 56 (2002) ... (original story)
- Bölüm 55 (2002) ... (original story)
- Bölüm 54 (2002) ... (original story)
- Bölüm 52 (2002) ... (original story)
- Bölüm 53 (2002) ... (original story)
  The Nanny (TV Series) (created by - 145 episodes, 1993 - 1999) (written by - 5 episodes, 1993 - 1995) (story - 2 episodes, 1995 - 1998) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1995) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1995) (story by - 1 episode, 1993)
- The Baby Shower (1999) ... (creator)
- Maggie's Wedding (1999) ... (creator)
- Yetta's Letters (1999) ... (creator)
- The Dummy Twins (1999) ... (creator)
- The Producers (1999) ... (creator)
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Other Works:

: Played Lindsay in "Some Girl(s)" play by Neil LaBute (MCC Theater at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 6 Interviews | 9 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 29 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Fran

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Personal Quote:

[upon constantly being asked if her voice is real] Who would make this up? See more »

Trivia:

Famously bumped into the then-president of CBS, Jeff Sagansky, on a plane trip to Paris. She convinced him to hear her and her husband Peter Marc Jacobson's ideas for a television show. After impressing him with her persistence, intelligence and charm, The Nanny (1993) pilot was filmed less than a year later. See more »

Trademark:

Breaking the 4th wall by pausing and looking at the camera before delivering a punchline. See more »

Nickname:

Frannie

Star Sign:

Libra

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