is an American actress, most famous as the eponymous private detective Honey West of the 1960s. She has appeared in scores of TV shows and several movies, including several appearances on Rod Serling
's The Twilight Zone.
Francis entered the business at a young age, working as a model at age 5, and making her Broadway debut at age 11. She played a lot of blonde ingenue roles in the 1950s, including the naive Altaira in the science-fiction classic Forbidden Planet. She was a mainstay of 1970s TV-movies and returned to TV playing Mama Jo on the TV detective series Riptide.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
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