Fannie Brand (as Fannie Brice)
"The Baby Snooks Show" - playing the title role. On CBS 1944-48, on NBC 1949-51. Brice originally played the role in vaudeville and the Ziegfeld Follies as early as 1912. The character was based on a character from the daily comic strip "The Newlyweds" which debuted in 1907. Brice also made guest appearances in character on ...
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Fannie Brice | Baby Snooks
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[summing up her career] Listen, kid. I've done everything in theatre except marry a property man. I've been a soubrette in burlesque and I've accompanied stereopticon slides. I've acted for Belasco [David Belasco
] and I've laid 'em out in rows at the Palace. I've doubled as an alligator; I've worked for the Schuberts; and I've been joined to Billy Rose
in the holy bonds. I've painted the house ...
Starred in every Ziegfeld Follies on Broadway from 1910 until 1936.