Frances Drake Overview

Frances Drake
Date of Birth
Oct 22, 1908
Birth Place:
New York City, NY


Dark-eyed, dark-haired leading lady Frances Drake was born in New York and educated in England and Canada. While appearing in musical comedy in England in 1933, Drake made her first film appearances, using her given name of Dean. Back in America in 1934, Drake enjoyed a flurry of film activity, frequently playing imperiled heroines in such melodramas as Mad Love (1935), The Invisible Ray (1936)...