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Birthname:  Francine Yerich
Born:  August 26, 1938 in Aurora, Minnesota, USA

Height: 5' 8"

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Biography:  Francine York is awesome!  Tall, statuesque...she specializes in comedic roles, but can be full-on sexy (see "The Doll Squad").  She was born and raised in a small mining town in Minnesota to parents Frank and Sophie Yerich.  As a teen, she appeared in high school plays.  She quickly advanced to modeling in her late teens and early twenties.  One of her modeling supervisors thought she'd do well in Hollywood, and did she ever!  She seemed to be a staple of TV sitcoms and other light-hearted shows of the period.  Francine did, however, perform serious roles from time to time, especially in A and B feature films.

    York's comedic characters are quite interesting.  They're slightly goofy, but not stupid.  She's played good girls, bad girls, helpers, and pests.  There is always a certain air of sophistication to the women she plays, but never dowdy.  Pretty intelligent, sexy, and fun-loving.

Filmography:

Film

"The Right Approach" (1961)...Uncredited
"The Sergeant Was a Lady" (1961)...as Tina Baird
"Secret File: Hollywood" (1962)...as Nan Torr
"Wild Ones on Wheels" (1962)...as Hazel
"It'$ Only Money" (1962)...as Sexy Girl
"The Nutty Professor" (1963)...as College Student [Uncredited]
"A New Kind of Love" (1963)...Uncredited
"Bedtime Story" (1964)...as Gina
"The Disorderly Orderly" (1964)...as Nurse [Uncredited]
"Mutiny in Outer Space" (1965)...as Captain Stevens
"Tickle Me" (1965)...as Mildred [Uncredited]
"The Family Jewels" (1965)...as Air Hostess
"Ride to Hangman's Tree" (1967)...as Connie, the Mayor's Wife [Uncredited]
"Cannon for Cordoba" (1970)...as Sophia
"Welcome Home, Soldier Boys" (1972)...as Lydia
"The Doll Squad" (1973)...as Sabrina Kincaid
"The Centerfold Girls" (1974)...as Melissa
"Zero to Sixty" (1978)...as Mrs. Finch
"Half a House" (1979)...as Jessica
"Smorgasbord" (1983)...as Marie Du Bois
"The Underachievers" (1987)...as June Patterson
"Marilyn Alive and Behind Bars" (1992)...as Marilyn Monroe
"Private Obsession" (1995)...as Joan Harris
"Counter Measures" (1999)...as Pamela Silver
"The Big Tease" (1999)...as Elegant Woman
"The Family Man" (2000)...as Lorraine
"Dumped" (2000)...as Realtor
"Last Cry" (2001)...as Emily Martell
"Hercules in Hollywood" (2005)...as Hera
"Miracle at Sage Creek" (2005)...as Mrs. Stanley

TV

"Lock Up"- Top Secret (1960)...as Francine
"Bringing Up Buddy"- The Education of Nicky Marlo (1961)...as Salesgirl
"Route 66"- Sleep on Four Pillows (1961)...as Customer
"Shirley Temple's Storybook"- The Little Mermaid (1961)...as Human Princess
"Lock Up"- The Intruder (1961)...as Allison Conway
"Surfside 6"- Portrait of Nicole (1962)...as Nicole Johnson II
"Shannon"- End of the Line (1962)...as Cathy Nelson
"77 Sunset Strip"- Falling Stars (1963)...as Malba Marshall
"The Dick Powell Show"- Luxury Liner (1963)...as ?
"The Untouchables"- The Butcher's Boy (1963)...as Megan Morris
"The Gallant Men"- Tommy (1963)...as Angela
"Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre"- White Snow, Red Ice (1964)...as The Actress
"Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre"- Her School For Bachelors (1964)...as Model
"My Favorite Martian"- Uncle Martin's Wisdom Tooth (1964)...as Nurse Norma
"Hazel"- Mind Your Own Business (1964)...as Monica Yates
"Burke's Law"- Who Killed Jason Shaw? (1964)...as Cleo
"Burke's Law"- Who Killed April? (1964)...as Liz
"Burke's Law"- Who Killed Supersleuth? (1964)...as Nurse Brown
"Slattery's People" (1964-1965)...as Wendy Wendkoski [unknown episodes]
"Space Monster" [TV Movie] (1965)...as Dr. Lisa Wayne
"Burke's Law"- Who Killed Rosie Sunset? (1965)...as Vanya
"Burke's Law"- Who Killed the Rabbit's Husband? (1965)...as Francesca
"Vacation Playhouse"-  Cap'n Ahab (1965)...as Miss Langdon
"Death Valley Days"- A Picture of a Lady (1965)...as Lilly Langtry
"Perry Mason"- The Case of the Wrongful Writ (1965)...as Ursula Quigley
"Curse of the Swamp Creature" [TV Movie] (1966)...as Pat Trent
"Perry Mason"- The Case of the Sausalito Sunrise (1966)...as Bobbi Dane
"Batman"- The Bookworm Turns (1966)...as Lydia Limpet
"Batman"- While Gotham City Burns (1966)...as Lydia Limpet
"Gomer Pyle, USMC"- Marry Me, Marry Me (1966)...as Alice
"Lost in Space"- The Colonists (1967)...as Niolani
"It Takes a Thief"- It Takes One to Know One (1968)...as Miss Amanda Agnew
"It Takes a Thief"- One Illegal Angel (1968)...as Miss Amanda Agnew
"It Takes a Thief"- Totally By Design (1968)...as Miss Amanda Agnew
"The Outsider"- For Members Only (1968)...as Ellie
"The Name of the Game"- Collector's Edition (1968)...as Annette Rogers
"Green Acres"- The Agricultural Student (1968)...as Terry Harper
"The Wild Wild West"- Night of the Pelican (1968)...as Dr. Sara Gibson
"Ironside"- Memory of an Ice Cream Stick (1968)...as June
"City Beneath the Sea" [TV Movie] (1969)...as ?
"Any Second Now" [TV Movie] (1969)...as Samantha
"The F.B.I."- The Cober List (1969)...as Liz Ann Cober
"Ironside"- Not With a Whimper, But With a Bang (1969)...as Darlene
"Pioneer Spirit" [TV Movie] (1969)
"I Dream of Jeannie"- Jeannie and the Bachelor Party (1969)...as Party Girl
"The Courtship of Eddie's Father"- Who Pulled the Blues Right Out of the Horn (1969)...as Kate Landis
"Love, American Style"- Love and the Burglar/Love and the Roommate/Love and the Wild Party (1969)...as ? in Wild Party
"Land of the Giants"- Doomsday (1970)...as Dr. North
"Family Affair"- The Boys Against the Girls (1970)...as Sherry
"To Rome With Love"- Spring Vacation (1970)...as Francesca
"The Odd Couple"- They Use Horse Radish, Don't They? (1971)...as Sharon
"Mannix"- What Happened to Sunday? (1971)...as Gloria James Chandler
"Mannix"- Wine From These Grapes (1971)...as Helen
"Bewitched"- Bewitched, Bothered, and Baldoni (1971)...as Venus
"The Chicago Teddy Bears"- Annie Get Your Cue (1971)...as Annie
"Adam-12"- Log 88: Reason to Run (1971)...as Girl
"O'Hara, U.S. Treasury"- Operation: Lady Luck (1972)...as ?
"Adam-12"- Substation (1972)...as Kathy Benson
"Love, American Style"- Love and the Alibi/Love and the Instant Father/Love and the Lovely Evening/Love and Lover's Lane/Love and the Split-Lip (1972)...as ? in Lovely Evening
"Emergency!"- Crash (1972)...as Betty Remson
"Mission: Impossible"- Break! (1972)...as Waitress
"Hec Ramsey"- The Mystery of the Yellow Rose (1973)...as Kate
"I Love a Mystery" [TV Movie] (1973)...as Telegram Girl
"Police Story"- Dangerous Games (1973)...as Faye
"Dirty Sally"- The Old Soldier (1974)...as Lauraleen
"Kojak"- Slay Ride (1974)...as Linda Miller
"The Streets of San Francisco"- Bird of Prey (1974)...as Marcia
"Adventures of the Queen" [TV Movie] (1975)...as Betsy Schuster
"Columbo"- Forgotten Lady (1975)...as Sergeant Leftkowitz
"Barbary Coast"- Irish Luck (1975)...as Brandy
"Barbary Coast"- An Iron-Clad Plan (1975)...as Brandy
"Petrocelli"- The Sleep of Reason (1975)...as Annabelle Tracy
"Petrocelli"- The Falling Star (1976)...as ?
"Time Travelers" [TV Movie] (1976)...as Dr. Helen Sanders
"The Quest"- Prairie Woman (1976)...as Jenny
"Flood!" [TV Movie] (1976)...as Daisy Kempel
"The Streets of San Francisco"- Underground (1976)...as Louise
"The Streets of San Francisco"- Monkey is Back (1977)...as Betty
"Future Cop"- Girl on the Ledge (1977)...as Sal
"Days of Our Lives" (1978)...as Lorraine Farr Temple [unknown episodes]
"Jason of Star Command"- Web of the Star Witch (1979)...as Queen Medusa
"Jason of Star Command"- Little Girl Lost (1979)...as Queen Medusa
"Jason of Star Command"- Mimi's Secret (1979)...as Queen Medusa
"General Hospital" (1982)...as Thelma [unknown episodes]
"Masquerade"- The French Connection (1984)...as Madame
"Berrenger's"- Overture (1985)...as Helen
"Riptide"- Harmony & Grits (1985)...as Ann Fiske
"Brothers"- Iceman (1986)...as Mary Jane Hickey
"Mama's Family"- Grandma USA (1987)...as Grandma Francine
"Mr. Belvedere"- The Escort (1989)...as Woman
"Mr. Belvedere"- Truckin' (1989)...as Waitress
"Matlock"- The Dame (1991)...as Older Claire Mayfield
"Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman"- I'm Looking Through You (1993)...as Mistress of Ceremonies
"Beverly Hills, 90210"- And Did It...My Way (1993)...as Wedding Chapel Employee
"Burke's Law"- Who Killed the Highest Bidder? (1995)...as ?
"Even Stevens"- Strictly Ballroom (2001)...as Betty London
"The King of Queens"- Multiple Plots (2004)...as Evelyn
"Las Vegas"- The Lie is Cast (2005)...as Mrs. Suzy Socal

Photos:

Burke's Law- Who Killed Jason Shaw?
Francine York  Francine York
Francine York as Cleo, the houseguest that won't go away for Amos Burke.

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