Frances Fisher

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Quotes (2)

  • Frances (on the breakup with Clint Eastwood): I tried to be understanding. I try to be forgiving. I know some women can overlook their partner's occasional infidelities. But that sort of behaviour just doesn't wash with me. For me, the sanctity of the bedroom is of the most fundamental importance.

  • Frances: I was trained, just because of the way I grew up, to be the new kid on the block, always to learn how to fit in, learn how to be a chameleon and to be able to adapt quickly to my surroundings.

Trivia (21)

  • In 1998, Frances was nominated for a SAG award for her role in Titanic. The category was Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture.

  • Frances had talked to director Peter Howitt about making a movie based on her role from Laws of Attraction. Unfortunately, the movie didn't do well enough to warrant a spin-off.

  • Originally Sissy Spacek was cast in the role of Dr. Weaver's birth mother in E.R. When scheduling conflicts forced her out, Frances stepped into the role.

  • In 2003, Frances Fisher appeared in A&E's Biography: Clint Eastwood.

  • Frances was originally cast as the wife/mom on Home Improvement. They recast the role with Patricia Richardson because Frances had no chemistry with Tim Allen.

  • In 2001, while filming Glory Days in Vancouver, Francis and her daughter were rushed to Lyon's Gate Hospital after their rental house burned down. Frances had a severe burn on her hand, and her daughter was treated for smoke inhalation.

  • Frances is a vegan.

  • Frances is good friends with Clint Eastwood's current wife, Dina.

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