Fran Drescher

Television Actress / Actress / Film Actress / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Writer / Television Presenter / Character Actress / Voice Actress / Stage Actress / Television Producer | * 09/30/1957 (65) | Flushing, Queens, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Francine Joy Drescher (born September 30, 1957) is an American actress, comedian, writer, activist, and trade union leader. She is known for her role as Fran Fine in the television sitcom The Nanny (1993–1999), which she created and produced with her then-husband Peter Marc Jacobson. Drescher made her screen debut with a small role in the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever and later appeared in American Hot Wax (1978) and Wes Craven's horror tale Stranger in Our House (1978). In the 1980s, she gained recognition as a comedic actress in the films Gorp (1980), The Hollywood Knights (1980), Doctor Detroit (1983), This Is Spinal Tap (198... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | TV Movies

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Movies with Fran Drescher as Actress(43)

as Agnes Morris2023 Twilight's Child
as Agnes Morris2023 Secrets of the Morning
as Agnes Morris2023 Midnight Whispers
as Agnes Morris2023 Dawn
as Eunice (voice)2022 Hotel Transylvania: Transformania
as Kate Spencer2020 The Christmas Setup
as Carrie Robards2019 The Creatress
as Diane2019 After Class
as Eunice (voice)2015 Hotel Transylvania 2
as herself2013 Skum Rocks!
as Eunice (voice)2012 Hotel Transylvania
as Pearl (voice)2006 Shark Bait
as Virginia Mason2005 Santa's Slay
as Amanda2003 Beautiful Girl
as Sister Frida2000 Picking Up the Pieces
as Dolores Durante1996 Jack
as Velma Velour1994 Car 54, Where Are You?
as Veronica1990 Wedding Band
as Joy Munchack1990 Cadillac Man
as Pamela Finklestein1989 UHF
as Polo Habel1989 The Big Picture
as Germaine1989 Love and Betrayal
as Jody Levin1988 Rock 'N Roll Mum
as Bobbi Flekman1984 This Is Spinal Tap
as Karen Blittstein1983 Doctor Detroit
as Mameh1981 Ragtime
as Evie1980 Gorp
as Carolyn Baker1979 Stranger in Our House
as Sheryl1978 American Hot Wax
as Connie1977 Saturday Night Fever

TV Shows/Series with Fran Drescher as Actress(36)

as Leslie Harper Weinstein2023 I'd Rather be Calm
as Debbie2020 Indebted
as Self - Guest2019 Tamron Hall
as herself2014 Beat Bobby Flay
as Fran Lovett2011 Happily Divorced
as Fran Reeves2005 Living with Fran
as Fran Reeves2002 What I Like About You
as Elaine Dockerty2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent
as Irene Slater2000 Strong Medicine
as herself1997 The View
1995 MADtv
as Fran Fine (voice)1993 The Nanny
as Fran Fine1993 The Nanny
as Melissa Kirshner1991 Princesses
1990 WIOU
as Roxanne1986 ALF
1985 227

Movies with Fran Drescher as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer1997 The Beautician and the Beast

TV Shows/Series with Fran Drescher as Crew(14)

Writing/Story2011 Happily Divorced
Creator/Creator2011 Happily Divorced
Writing/Writer2005 Living with Fran
Production/Producer2005 Living with Fran
Creator/Creator2004 The Nanny
Writing/Writer2004 My Fair Nanny
Creator/Creator2004 My Fair Nanny
Directing/Director2000 Strong Medicine
Production/Producer1993 The Nanny
Directing/Director1993 The Nanny
Writing/Writer1993 The Nanny
Crew/Creator1993 The Nanny
Production/Executive Producer1993 The Nanny
Creator/Creator1993 The Nanny

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Born: Monday, 09/30 1957 (September) in Flushing, Queens, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 65 years + 172 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Queens College, Hillcrest High School, Wagner College
Member of: SAG-AFTRA
Spouses (current/former): Peter Marc Jacobson, Shiva Ayyadurai
Other names for Fran Drescher (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Francine Joy Drescher"
Fran Drescher frequently works together with these people:
Tress MacNeille (20x, Actress)
Whoopi Goldberg (16x, Actress)
Genndy Tartakovsky (11x, Crew)
Ryan Seacrest (11x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (10x, Actor)
Ellen DeGeneres (10x, Actress)
Susan Sarandon (10x, Actress)
Tom Arnold (10x, Actor)
Phil Hartman (10x, Actor)
Howie Mandel (10x, Actor)
Martin Short (9x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8399, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 03/19/2023