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Bonnie Franklin

Highest Rated:   92% The Wrong Man (1956)
Lowest Rated:   83% A Summer Place (1959)
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Perky, red-haired actress Bonnie Franklin is best remembered for playing plucky single mom Ann Romano on the long-running sitcom One Day at a Time (1975-1984). Franklin began her acting career at age 12 when she appeared in the Alfred Hitchcock made-for-television movie The Wrong Man in 1956; that year she also appeared in a feature-film episode of the Kettle family saga, The Kettles in the Ozarks. Through the '60s, Franklin only appeared a couple of times as a guest star on television series such as The Man from U.N.C.L.E. While working on her sitcom, Franklin occasionally appeared in television movies. After the series' demise, her television work became sporadic, and by the early '90s, she had left the medium altogether, though Franklin continued acting in regional theater and in cross-country tours of plays, occasionally returning to the screen for small appearances. Franklin reuinted with her One Day at a Time daughter Valerie Bertinelli in an episode of Hot in Cleveland in 2011, but her return to acting was short-lived. After announcing she had pancreatic cancer in 2012, Franklin passed away due to complications from the disease in 2013 at the age of 69.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Shalom Sesame - The Land of Israel: Show 1
  • Actor
1986
No Score Yet I Hate to Exercise, I Love to Tap
  • Actor
1984
No Score Yet Your Place...Or Mine
  • Alexandra
1983
No Score Yet Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
  • Gail Tobin
1979
No Score Yet Guide for the Married Woman
  • Actor
1978
83% A Summer Place
  • Young Girl in Dormitory
1959
92% The Wrong Man
  • Giggly Girl
1956
No Score Yet The Kettles in the Ozarks
  • Betty
1956

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Hot in Cleveland
2010-2015
  • Agnieska
  • 2011
  • 2010
No Score Yet Touched by an Angel
1994-2003
  • Carol Anne Larkin
  • 2000
86% Almost Perfect
1995-1996
  • Mary
  • 1996
No Score Yet Charles in Charge
1984-1990
  • Director
  • 1988
No Score Yet One Day at a Time
1975-1984
  • Ann Romano Royer
  • Director
  • 1984
  • 1983
  • 1982
  • 1981
  • 1980
  • 1979
  • 1978
  • 1977
  • 1976
  • 1975
No Score Yet The Love Boat
1977-1986
  • Stacy Skogstad
  • 1977
83% The Munsters
1964-1966
  • Janice
  • 1966

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