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Didi Conn


Didi Conn was born Edith Bernstein, July 13, 1951 in Brooklyn, New York, she is memorable for her role as "Frenchy" in Grease. With over 40 film and television credits, we should acknowledge Didi's work in The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang (1980), Grease 2 (1982), Benson, Shining Time Station (1989), and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).... See full bio »

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Known For

Grease Frenchie
(1978)
Grease 2 Frenchy
(1982)
Benson Denise Florence Stevens / Denise Florence Stevens Downey / Denise Stevens
(1981-1985)
Frida Waitress
(2002)

Filmography

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 2021 One December Night (TV Movie) (post-production)
Norma
 2020 The Mimic
The Gossip Lady
 2019 Welcome to the Wayne (TV Series short)
Oldest Annacille
- Some Sort of Bad Luck Curse (2019) ... Oldest Annacille (voice, as Didi Cohn)
 2018 Most Likely to Murder
Fran Green
 2016 Grease Live! (TV Movie)
Vi
 2016 The Call (TV Movie)
Corrine
 2015 Transparent (TV Series)
Joyce Feldman
- The Book of Life (2015) ... Joyce Feldman
 2012 Didi Lightful (Short)
Didi Lightful
 2011 Gigantic (TV Series)
Didi Conn
- Scramble (2011) ... Didi Conn
 2008-2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Nurse
- Behave (2010) ... Nurse
- Persona (2008) ... Nurse
- Authority (2008) ... Nurse
 2008 Oh Baby!
David's Mom
 2006 Helen at Risk (Video short)
Helen
 2005 Shooting Vegetarians
Patrice
 2003 The Wild Thornberrys (TV Series)
Muskox #2
- Clash and Learn (2003) ... Muskox #2 (voice)
 2003 Stanley (TV Series)
Mrs. Goldberg
- Going-Away Goose/Time to Climb! (2003) ... Mrs. Goldberg (voice)
 2002 Rugrats (TV Series)
Caroller
- Babies in Toyland Part 1 (2002) ... Caroller (voice)
 2002 Frida
Waitress
 2000 Thomas and the Magic Railroad
Stacy Jones
 1996 The Flintstones Christmas in Bedrock (Video short)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1995 Shining Time Station: Queen for a Day (TV Movie)
Stacy Jones
 1995 Shining Time Station: One of the Family (TV Movie)
Stacy Jones
 1995 Shining Time Station: Second Chances (TV Movie)
Stacy Jones
 1995 Shining Time Station: Once Upon a Time (TV Movie)
Stacy Jones
 1994 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Penny Tressman
- He Ain't Guilty, He's My Brother (1994) ... Penny Tressman
 1993 A Flintstone Family Christmas (TV Short)
Stella (voice)
 1989-1993 Shining Time Station (TV Series)
Stacy Jones / Gracie Jones
- How the Station Got Its Name (1993) ... Stacy Jones / Gracie Jones
- Stacy Says No (1993) ... Stacy Jones
- The Mayor Runs for Re-Election (1993) ... Stacy Jones
- Mr. Conductor's Big Sleepwalk (1993) ... Stacy Jones
- Mr. Conductor Gets Left Out (1993) ... Stacy Jones
 1992 Civil Wars (TV Series)
Hilary Schoenfeld
- Till Debt Do Us Part (1992) ... Hilary Schoenfeld
 1990 Shining Time Station: 'Tis a Gift (TV Movie)
Stacy Jones
 1990 The Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho Panda (TV Series short)
Additional Voices
- Pity the Poor Pirate (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1987 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)
Birdy Belker / Wanda
- Ghost Rider (1987) ... Birdy Belker
- All That Glitters (1987) ... Wanda
 1987 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Dinah Roswell
- Waste Deep (1987) ... Dinah Roswell
 1985 Star Fairies (TV Short)
Spice (voice)
 1985 The Jetsons (TV Series)
Cousin Melissa
- Judy Takes Off (1985) ... Cousin Melissa (voice)
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Patty Maloney
- Sleeping Dogs (1985) ... Patty Maloney
 1981-1985 Benson (TV Series)
Denise Florence Stevens / Denise Florence Stevens Downey / Denise Stevens
- Take This Job and Love It (1985) ... Denise Florence Stevens Downey
- Hello, We Must Be Going (1984) ... Denise Florence Stevens Downey
- The Election (1984) ... Denise Florence Stevens Downey
- The Campaign (1984) ... Denise Florence Stevens Downey
- Let's Get Physical (1984) ... Denise Florence Stevens Downey
 1984 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series short)
Dimples
- Bad Cat (1984) ... Dimples (voice)
 1979-1983 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Jenny / Sylvia
 1983 The Magic Show
Cal
 1982 Grease 2
Frenchy
 1982 Violet (Short)
Violet
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Receptionist
- Working (1982) ... Receptionist
 1980-1981 The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang (TV Series)
Cupcake
- Give Me a Hand - Something's Afoot (1981) ... Cupcake (voice)
- All This and Timbuktu (1981) ... Cupcake (voice)
- Around the World in 80 Ways (1981) ... Cupcake (voice)
- Perilous Pauline (1981) ... Cupcake (voice)
- There's No Place Like Rome (1981) ... Cupcake (voice)
 1980 Semi-Tough (TV Series)
Kiki
- One Bad Apple (1980) ... Kiki
 1979 Sweepstakes (TV Series)
Girl #2
- Cowboy, Linda and Angie, Mark (1979) ... Girl #2
 1978 Almost Summer
Donna DeVito
 1978 Grease
Frenchie
 1978 Murder at the Mardi Gras (TV Movie)
Julie Evans
 1978 Three on a Date (TV Movie)
Eve Harris
 1976-1977 The Practice (TV Series)
Helen
- Molly and Jules (1977) ... Helen
- Jules in Jail (1977) ... Helen
- Mulligan (1977) ... Helen
- Jules and Lenny (1977) ... Helen
- Oh, Brother (1977) ... Helen
 1977 You Light Up My Life
Laurie Robinson
 1977 Handle with Care (TV Movie)
Jackie Morse
 1977 Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure
Raggedy Ann (voice)
 1976 Nutrition: You Are What You Eat (Short) (voice)
 1975 The Rookies (TV Series)
Young Woman
- Measure of Mercy (1975) ... Young Woman
 1975 Happy Days (TV Series)
Joyce
- Kiss Me Sickly (1975) ... Joyce
 1973 Genesis II (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Played Carmela, Raffaele's sister in "Souls of Naples" play by Eduardo De Filippo translated by Michael Feingold (Theatre for a New Audience at the Duke, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Official Sites:

Cameo | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Didi Cohn | Didi Conn-Shire

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)

Spouse:

David Shire  (1 child) | See more »

Children:

Danny | See more »

Relatives:

Richard Bernstein (sibling)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[Kids today] think Grease (1978) is just one long music video. So they watch it over and over again the way we, when we were kids, we listened to albums.

Trivia:

Credits [Robert Guillaume] as her favorite acting mentor/best friend. See more »

Trademark:

little girl voice

Star Sign:

Cancer

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