Frances Farmer 8 pictures

Actress, Soundtrack, Writer
Born in Seattle, Frances Farmer studied drama at the University of Washington, Seattle. In 1935, she went to Hollywood where she secured a seven-year contract with Paramount. In 1943, she was wrongfully declared mentally incompetent and committed by her parents to a series of asylums and public mental hospitals, leading to a false rumor that she ...

Born: September 19, 1913
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Known for: Come and Get It (1936), The Toast of New York (1937), Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake (1942), Rhythm on the Range (1936)