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Cancer Schmancer by  Fran Drescher - Signed First Edition - 2002 - from Bookmarc's and Biblio.com

Cancer Schmancer

by Drescher, Fran

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


New York: Warner Books Inc., 2002. AY4 - A first edition (complete numberline) hardcover book SIGNED by author on the front free endpaper in very good condition in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, tanning and light shelf wear. 9.5"x6.5", 236 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Francine Joy Drescher is an American actress, comedian, writer and activist. She is best known for her role as Fran Fine in the hit TV series The Nanny (1993-99), and for her nasal voice and thick New York accent. Drescher made her screen debut with a small role in the 1977 blockbuster film Saturday Night Fever, and later appeared in American Hot Wax (1978) and Wes Craven's horror tale Stranger in Our House (1978). In the 1980s, she gained recognition as a comedic actress in the films Gorp (1980), The Hollywood Knights (1980), Doctor Detroit (1983), This Is Spinal Tap (1984), and UHF (1989) while establishing a television career with guest appearances on several series. In 1993, she achieved wider fame as Fran Fine in her own sitcom vehicle The Nanny, for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Comedy Television Series during the show's run. She received further recognition for her performances in Jack (1996) and The Beautician and the Beast (1997) and reinforced her position as a leading sitcom star with Living with Fran (2005-2006) and, along with the cult classic Santa's Slay (2005), Happily Divorced (2011-2013). A uterine cancer survivor, Drescher is an outspoken healthcare advocate and LGBT rights activist, and is noted for her work as a Public Diplomacy Envoy for Women's Health Issues for the U.S. State Department. Divorced from writer and producer Peter Marc Jacobson, she currently lives in Malibu, California. On February 4, 2014, Drescher made her Broadway debut in Cinderella as stepmother Madame. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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