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Melissa Francis (II)

Melissa Francis was born on December 12, 1972 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Vini Melissa Ann Francis. She is an actress, known for The Dictator (2012), Something About Amelia (1984) and Little House on the Prairie (1974). She has been married to Wray Thorn since May 29, 1999. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

The Dictator Local News Reporter
(2012)
Something About Amelia Beth Bennett
(1984)
Little House on the Prairie Cassandra Cooper Ingalls / Cassandra Cooper
(1981-1982)
Man, Woman and Child Paula Beckwith
(1983)

Filmography

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 2012 The Dictator
Local News Reporter
 1990 Hardball (TV Series)
- A Death in the Family (1990) ... (as Missy Francis)
 1989 ALF (TV Series)
Miss Williams
- Baby, Come Back (1989) ... Miss Williams (as Missy Francis)
 1988 Bad Dreams
Young Cynthia (as Missy Francis)
 1988 A Year in the Life (TV Series)
Eunice
- Common Ground (1988) ... Eunice (as Missy Francis)
 1986 Morningstar/Eveningstar (TV Series)
Sarah Bishop
- Taking a Chance on Love (1986) ... Sarah Bishop (as Missy Francis)
- Good Expectations (1986) ... Sarah Bishop (as Missy Francis)
- Episode #1.5 (1986) ... Sarah Bishop (as Missy Francis)
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... Sarah Bishop (as Missy Francis)
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Sarah Bishop (as Missy Francis)
 1986 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Cynthia
- Family Affair (1986) ... Cynthia (as Missy Francis)
 1985 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Tina
- The War Between the Classes (1985) ... Tina (as Missy Francis)
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Jodi Abbott
- Rallying Cry (1985) ... Jodi Abbott (as Missy Francis)
 1984 Something About Amelia (TV Movie)
Beth Bennett (as Missy Francis)
 1983 Man, Woman and Child
Paula Beckwith (as Missy Francis)
 1981-1982 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Cassandra Cooper Ingalls / Cassandra Cooper
- He Was Only Twelve: Part 2 (1982) ... Cassandra Cooper Ingalls (as Missy Francis)
- He Was Only Twelve: Part 1 (1982) ... Cassandra Cooper Ingalls (as Missy Francis)
- A Promise to Keep (1982) ... Cassandra Cooper Ingalls (as Missy Francis)
- Days of Sunshine, Days of Shadow: Part 2 (1982) ... Cassandra Cooper Ingalls (as Missy Francis)
- Days of Sunshine, Days of Shadow: Part 1 (1982) ... Cassandra Cooper Ingalls (as Missy Francis)
 1981 A Gun in the House (TV Movie)
Diana Cates (as Missy Francis)
 1981 Midnight Lace (TV Movie)
Cathy, age 11 (as Missy Francis)
 1979-1980 Joe's World (TV Series)
Linda Wabash
- To Catch a Cheater (1980) ... Linda Wabash (as Missy Francis)
- No Time for Jimmy (1980) ... Linda Wabash (as Missy Francis)
- The Gun (1980) ... Linda Wabash (as Missy Francis)
- The Strike (1980) ... Linda Wabash (as Missy Francis)
- If Something Should Happen (1980) ... Linda Wabash (as Missy Francis)
 1980 When the Whistle Blows (TV Series)
Deenie
- Love Is a Four-Letter Word (1980) ... Deenie (as Missy Francis)
 1980 Galactica 1980 (TV Series)
Little Girl
- Galactica Discovers Earth: Part 3 (1980) ... Little Girl (as Missy Francis)
- Galactica Discovers Earth: Part 2 (1980) ... Little Girl (as Missy Francis)
 1980 Mork & Mindy (TV Series)
Little Mindy
- A Mommy for Mindy (1980) ... Little Mindy (as Missy Francis)
 1979 Scavenger Hunt
Jennifer Motley (as Missy Francis)
 1979 Son-Rise: A Miracle of Love (TV Movie)
Thea (as Missy Francis)
 1979 Champions: A Love Story (TV Movie)
Sally (as Missy Francis)
 1978 The Ghost of Flight 401 (TV Movie)
Kid (as Missy Francis)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of her book, "Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Missy Francis

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

Co-anchor on CNBC. Previously, she was the energy reporter for CNBC. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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