Anne Francis: The Life and Career by Laura Wagner

By Laura Wagner

This first-ever biography of yankee actress Anne Francis will enlighten her informal fanatics and earn a nod of contract from her diehard admirers. The superstar of such Nineteen Fifties cinematic classics as Bad Day at Black Rock, Blackboard Jungle and Forbidden Planet, Anne made the dicy determination to transplant her skills to television—and for that reason, her performing has usually been taken with no consideration. yet television provided her with the groundbreaking identify position in Honey West (1965–66), the place she grew to become the 1st prime actress to painting a personal detective on a standard weekly series.
All of Anne Francis’ movie and tv appearances are chronicled, together with a whole episode consultant for Honey West and an entire directory of her visitor roles on such sequence as The Twilight sector, The Untouchables and Murder, She Wrote.

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