Thursday, December 17, 2015

Leading Ladies

Five Things You Need to Know About Fran Drescher: 

1. Wanting to pursue acting, Drescher went to Queens College but later dropped out since most acting classes were at capacity when she was a freshman. After leaving Queens College, she enrolled in cosmetology school.

2. Her screen debut was Saturday Night Fever, she had a small role as a dancer! 
But we all know and love her in The Nanny :)

3. She was first runner up for "Miss New York Teenager" in 1973. 

4. She wears many hats - Drescher is a comedian, actor, model, an ordained minister (?!) and activist. 

5. Last year she made her debut Broadway performance in Cinderella as the the evil stepmother.

(image via the toast)