Anne Francis: The Life and Career by Laura Wagner

By Laura Wagner

This first-ever biography of yank actress Anne Francis will enlighten her informal lovers and earn a nod of contract from her diehard admirers. The famous person 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 abilities to television—and for this reason, her appearing has frequently been taken with no consideration. yet television provided her with the groundbreaking name function in Honey West (1965–66), the place she turned the 1st top actress to painting a personal detective on a customary weekly series.
All of Anne Francis’ movie and tv appearances are chronicled, together with an entire episode consultant for Honey West and a whole directory of her visitor roles on such sequence as The Twilight area, The Untouchables and Murder, She Wrote.

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