Frances Ann Jeffries (Makris)
|Also Known As:||"Fran"|
|Birthplace:||San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, United States|
|Death:||Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States|
Daughter of Steven G. Makris, Sr. and Esther Ann Makris
|Managed by:||Rory Flynn|
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About Fran Jeffries
She was a singer/actress/model in the 1960s and early-1970s. She had a cameo in the 1963 film The Pink Panther, in which she sang a song called Meglio Stasera (It Had Better Be Tonight) while sashaying around a fireplace. She also sang a number in the first sequel, A Shot in the Dark. Her figure was highlighted, albeit briefly, in a minor role in Sex and the Single Girl. She was featured in Playboy magazine a few years later, in 1971 at the age of 35, in a pictorial entitled "Frantastic!". Ten years later she posed a second time for Playboy at the age of 45. This second pictorial was titled "Still Frantastic!"
* The Buccaneer (1958) as Cariba - Mawbee Girl
* The Pink Panther (1963) as Greek 'cousin'
* Sex and the Single Girl (1964) as Gretchen
* Harum Scarum (1965) as Aishah
* A Talent for Loving (1969)
* Police Woman (1 episode, 1976) as Tracy
* Steven Schaeffer, musician, (March 16, 1971 - September 1973) (divorced)
* Richard Quine, actor, producer, director (1965 - June 10, 1969) (divorced) who died June 10, 1989
* Dick Haymes, actor, singer, (1958 - January 1965) (divorced) who died March 28, 1980
Has 1 daughter, Stephanie Haymes (Taupin) Roven.
"Sex and the Single Girl" was released on MGM in 1964 as a single and an LP. In 1966, Fran Jeffries recorded an album for Monument Records, This Is Fran Jeffries; a collection of standards and popular songs, including a rendition of Lennon-McCartney's "Yesterday". Produced by Fred Foster with arrangements by Dick Grove and Bill Justis. Other recordings include an LP on Warwick (Can Really Hang You Up The Most). In 2000, Jeffries released a recording All The Love, again a collection of standards.