Fran Drescher Net Worth
Fran Drescher net worth: Fran Drescher is an American actress, comedian, producer, and activist who has a net worth of $25 million. Fran Drescher is probably most famous for being the co-creator and star in her own sitcom, The Nanny. She has also acted in a number of other films and shows. Francine Joy Drescher was born in Kew Gardens, Queens, New York in September 1957. Fran was the first runner-up in the Miss New York Teenager pageant in 1973. She attended high school with fellow comedian Ray Romano. She caught her first break playing a dancer in Saturday Night Fever in 1977. She appeared in films American Host Wax, UHF, Cadillac Man, and This Is Spinal Tap. In 1993 Drescher and husband Peter Marc Jacobsen created the TV show The Nanny. The Nanny ran on CBS from 1993 to 1999 with Drescher as the title character. In 2010 she launched The Fran Drescher Tawk Show but it was not picked up. From 2011 to 2012 Drescher and Jacobson's sitcom Happy Divorced aired on TV Land. Fran divorced Jacobson in 1999 and he came out as being gay. The two are still friends and business partners. She was diagnosed with uterine cancer in 2000 and later wrote a book Cancer Schmancer which turned into a movement. In 2008 she was appointed as Public Diplomacy Envoy for Women's Health Issues. She has been honored with the John Wayne Institute's Woman of Achievement Award, and the City of Hope Spirit of Life Award.