Annette Funicello


Annette Funicello Trivia


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    • In 1964, Annette was nominated for a Golden Laurel Award (subsequently renamed the Producers Guild of America Award a.k.a. the PGA Award) in the Musical Performance: Female category for her work in Muscle Beach Party. While Julie Andrews (Mary Poppins) became the first place recipient, Ms. Funicello took home fifth. Other 1964 award winners in the same category were as follows: Debbie Reynolds (The Unsinkable Molly Brown), second place; Ann-Margaret (Viva Las Vegas), third place; and Connie Francis (Looking for Love), fourth place.