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Vera Frances

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Full Name  Vera Frances
Occupation  Actress

Name  Vera Frances
Role  Actress
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Born  29 September 1930 (age 85) (1930-09-29) Dagenham, Essex, England
Spouse  Dennis William Ward (m. 1953–2000)
Movies  Back-Room Boy, King Arthur Was a Gentleman
Similar People  Marriott Edgar, Val Guest, Marcel Varnel

Vera Frances (born 1930) is a British actress who worked with Arthur Askey, Tommy Handley, George Formby, Dinah Sheridan, John Mills and Alastair Sim, among others.

Frances's father was a props and special effects man for Gainsborough Pictures at Grove Studio's in Shepherds Bush, she made her first film appearance in Back-Room Boy as the Cockney girl Jane. she then went on to make another five films.

In her early teens Frances left the movies to follow her ambition to be a dance teacher. This proved to be very successful and resulted in a dance school. After marrying Dennis William Ward in 1953 Frances moved the school to March in Cambridgeshire. Dennis Ward died in Cambridge aged 73 in 2000; Vera Frances still lives in Cambridgeshire.

Filmography

  • Good-Time Girl (1948) .... Edie
  • Waterloo Road (1945) .... Vera Colter
  • Get Cracking (1943) .... Irene
  • It's That Man Again (film) (1943) .... Daisy
  • King Arthur Was a Gentleman (1942) .... Vera
  • Back-Room Boy (1942) .... Jane
  • References

    Vera Frances Wikipedia


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