Fanny Brice (October 29, 1891 – May 29, 1951) was a popular and influential American illustrated song model, comedian, singer, theater and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances and is known as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in the ... more »
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''Men always fall for frigid women because they put on the best show.''Fanny Brice (1891-1951), U.S. entertainer. quoted in Ben Hecht, A Child of the Century, bk. 5, "Don Juan in Hollywood," (1954). Hecht added, "Don ...
''Your audience gives you everything you need. They tell you. There is no director who can direct you like an audience.''Fanny Brice (1891-1951), U.S. entertainer. Quoted in Norman Katkov, The Fabulous Fanny, ch. 6 (1952).
''Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later, if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you?''Fanny Brice (1891-1951), U.S. entertainer. Quoted in Norman Katkov, The Fabulous Fanny, ch. 24 (1952).