Frances Langford

Actor, Singer
Frances Langford found incredible success as an accomplished actress, appearing in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. In her early acting career, Langford appeared in such films as "Broadway Melody of ... Read more »
Born: 04/04/1913 in Lakeland, Florida, USA

Filmography

Actor (24)

Dick Powell: Thanks a Million 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Don Ameche: Hollywood's Class Act 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Bob Hope: Memories of World War II 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Stars and Stripes: Hollywood and World War II 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Bob Hope's "Don't Shoot, It's Only Me" 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Entertaining the Troops 1987 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

The Perry Como Valentine Special 1966 - 1967 (TV Show)

Actor

The Bob Hope Show (01/13/60) 1959 - 1960 (TV Show)

Actor

Frances Langford Presents 1958 - 1959 (TV Show)

Actor

The Glenn Miller Story 1954 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

The Bamboo Blonde 1946 (Movie)

Louise Anderson (Actor)

This Is the Army 1942 (Movie)

(Actor)

Yankee Doodle Dandy 1942 (Movie)

(Actor)

Hit Parade of 1941 1939 (Movie)

Pat Abbott / Singing voice of Anabekke Potter (Actor)

Too Many Girls 1939 (Movie)

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Hollywood Hotel 1938 (Movie)

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Born to Dance 1935 (Movie)

'Peppy' Turner (Actor)

Broadway Melody of 1936 1935 (Movie)

Herself (Actor)

Beat the Band (Movie)

Ann (Actor)

Dreaming Out Loud (Movie)

Alice (Actor)

Melody Time (Movie)

Vocalist (Voice)

Never a Dull Moment (Movie)

Julie Russell (Actor)

Palm Springs (TV Show)

Actor

The Mississippi Gambler (Movie)

Beth Cornell (Actor)

Biography

Frances Langford found incredible success as an accomplished actress, appearing in a variety of films throughout her Hollywood career. In her early acting career, Langford appeared in such films as "Broadway Melody of 1936" (1936) with Jack Benny, "Born to Dance" (1936) and "Hollywood Hotel" (1938) with Dick Powell. She also appeared in "Dreaming Out Loud" (1940), the musical comedy "Too Many Girls" (1940) with George Bassman and "Hit Parade of 1941" (1940). Her film career continued throughout the forties in productions like the James Cagney biopic "Yankee Doodle Dandy" (1942), the Irving Berlin musical "This Is the Army" (1943) and "People Are Funny" (1946). She also appeared in "The Bamboo Blonde" (1946). Langford's music was most recently featured in "Hollywood Ending" (2002). Additionally, she could be seen on a variety of television specials like "The Bob Hope Show (01/13/60)" (1959-1960), "The Perry Como Valentine Special" (NBC, 1966-67) and "Bob Hope's "Don't Shoot, It's Only Me"" (NBC, 1990-91). Langford was married to Jon Hall. Langford passed away in July 2005 at the age of 91.

Relationships

Jon Hall

Husband
married 1938-55

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