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Genie Francis Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Genie Francis was born on 26th May 1962 in Englewood, New Jersey. Her father’s name is Ivor Francis (actor) and Rosemary Francis ( former actress/model). She grew up in the entertainment industry. Francis told People magazine that her parents didn’t want her to follow in their footsteps, but she persisted. She has three siblings Ivor Jr., Kenneth; and an older half-sister, Shelley, from her father’s first marriage. Likewise, she has not provided any information about her school and college names. Genie holds American nationality and belongs to unknown ethnicity. She has 5 feet 4 inches height and has 55 Kg weight. She has blonde hair colour and has blue eye colour. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.
Genie Francis Career
Genie Francis began her career in the two-part episode titled “Jury Duty” on the television series Family. Likely, her biggest role came in 1977 with Laura Spencer on General Hospital as she was a recast. During 1985, she starred in the miniseries North and South as Brett Main Hazard. Francis has appeared on numerous other daytime soaps. She starred on Days of Our Lives as Diana Colville (a reporter who became involved with John Black, at the time believing himself to be Roman Brady) from 1987 to 1989 and on All My Children as a con artist and incest victim Ceara Connor Hunter from 1990 to 1992. She then returned to General Hospital in 1993.
However, in early 1997, when she was pregnant again, she took a much longer absence from the show, staying away for nearly a year and a half. During 2004, Francis appeared in Teacher’s Pet and Thunderbirds. On January 31, 2009, Francis reprised her role of Peyton MacGruder in the Hallmark Channel movie, Taking a Chance on Love. During 2012, she again reprised her role as Peyton MacGruder in the Hallmark Channel movie Notes from the Heart Healer.
Francis owned a store called The Cherished Home. It was located at 31 Searsport Avenue, Belfast, Maine 04915, and they also sold items online. The store sold cottage furnishings and home accessories. Francis sold the store in August 2012, due to her workload on The Young and the Restless. The store closed in the fall of 2012.
Additionally, Genie was nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for The Young and the Restless (1973), Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for General Hospital (1963). Likewise, she was nominated for Indie Series Awards for Best Supporting Actress (Comedy) for Pretty the Series (2010).
Additionally, she won Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for General Hospital (1963). In addition, she won the Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Lead Actress for General Hospital (1963).
Genie Francis Relationship
The 56 years old, Genie Francis is a married woman. She married Jonathan Frakes, May 28, 1988, and the couple is going very strong with their relationship. The couple has a son and a daughter named Jameson Ivor Frakes (1994), and Elizabeth Francis Frakes (1997).
Genie Francis Net Worth and Online Presence
The American actress, Genie Francis has earned the decent income from her career. She has a net worth of $5 million USD. Likewise, Genie has around 68k followers on Facebook, about 66.9k followers on Twitter, but she is not active on Instagram.