Genie Francis Net Worth

Genie Francis Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Eugenie Ann Francis net worth is
$5 Million

Eugenie Ann Francis Wiki Biography

Genie Francis was born as Eugenie Ann “Genie” Francis Frakes on the 26th May 1962 in Englewood, New Jersey USA, of Lithuanian, Canadian and British ancestry. She is an actress, who is perhaps best known for her role as Laura Spencer in the TV soap opera “General Hospital” (1977-2016), which aired on the ABC Daytime channel. She has also starred in a number of other film and TV titles, such as “Camp Nowhere” (1994), “The Incredible Hulk” (1996) and “The Note” (2007), among others.

Have you ever wondered how rich Genie Francis is, as of mid- 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Genie’s net worth is over $5 million, which has been accumulated through her successful career as a professional actress.

Genie Francis Net Worth $5 Million

Genie Francis was raised with two brothers and a half-sister in Long Island, New York by actors Rosemary Daley and Ivor Francis. Influenced from an early age by her parents, it was only natural for Genie to follow their footsteps, and so it was, with Genie making her debut in 1976 in the TV series “Family”, but the following year she made her breakthrough when she was castas Laura in the soap opera “General Hospital” (1977-2016), and so far she has appeared in 270 episodes, which has become the main source of her net worth, and helped enormously in building her career. Until the end of the 1970s, she stayed focused on the series, but in 1982 landed her next role in the film “Bare Essence”, which was made into a TV series the following year, increasing further her net worth.
Her next role came in 1985 in the TV series “North And South”, reprising her role in “North And South, Book II” (1986), and “Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III” (1994).

With the beginning of a new decade she was selected for the role of Ceara Connor Hunter in the popular TV series “All My Children”. After her stint in the series ended in 1992, she started to look for new engagements, and in 1993 she featured in the film “Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss”.
She didn`t have any major appearances for quite some time, but returned with the major role of Peyton Macgruder in the film “The Note” (2007), and four years later she was selected for the role of Geneieve Atkinson in the soap opera “Young And Restless”, appearing in the show until 2012, which also added a lot to her net worth.

Thanks to her skills, Genie has received several prestigious nominations and awards, including the Daytime Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her work on “General Hospital”. For the same TV series she won the Young Artist Award in the category of Best Young Actress in Daytime TV Series, and Soap Opera Digest Award in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress – all helped her career and net worth.
When it comes to speak about her personal life, Genie Francis has been married to actor and director Jonathan Frakes since 1988; the couple has two children. In free time, she is known for her charity work, as she is a spokesperson for the Medifast Diet, and has also donated a part of hwer income from the sales of her album “It’s Christmas Time Again”, to the Sisters of Saint Francis Children’s Mission in Cuernavaca.

Full NameGenie Francis
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthMay 26, 1962
Place Of BirthEnglewood, New Jersey, USA
Height5' 5" (1.65 m)
SpouseJonathan Frakes
ChildrenElizabeth Francis Frakes, Jameson Ivor Frakes
ParentsRosemary Francis, Ivor Francis
SiblingsKenny Francis, Ivor Francis Jr, Shelley Francis
AwardsDaytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
NominationsDaytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, TV Land Most Wonderful Wedding Award
MoviesTaking a Chance on Love, The Note, Thunderbirds, Teacher's Pet, Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss
TV ShowsThe Incredible Hulk, North and South, North and South, Book II, Bare Essence, General Hospital, The Young and the Restless
1We hadn't worked together in four years. Soon as we looked into each other's eyes, it was right back there. So I've had a wonderful time. There's nothing I like better than doing a love story, and there's nothing better than doing a love story with Tony (Anthony Geary).
2It was great. We always work well together and we enjoy working together. Just the fact that we are together raises the bar in both of our minds. We both want to be on top of our game because we've got a lot to live up to. I know Tony feels that way and I feel that way. Fortunately for us, that chemistry was still there - which was a terrific relief to me! Apparently it's still very much alive for both of us. We're a good team.
3"Gloria [Monty] put sex and romance into Laura's life and it bowled me over. Here I was doing things in front of 20 million people that I had never done in my own life. It certainly speeded up my growth process." TV Guide August 26th 1980.
4That's what it's about for me now: my children and my husband, you know? That's the dream. And I got it - Intimate Portrait: Genie Francis (2001), November 2001.
5I think my career would have gone further had I not reacquainted myself with Laura. But I'm sure there's some reason why I needed to be here. This is like a huge family to me. It's been a great place to be, lots of love and support in this building. I'm very grateful for that.
  • SOD, May 2001
6"I can't really say a permanent goodbye to General Hospital (1963), because it's just too painful. I don't really know. There would have to be some kind of clarity about equality. There would have to be some resolution for me."
  • TV Guide, September 2002.
1Her acting mentors were: Rachel Ames and Anna Lee.
2Is in negotiations with General Hospital (1963) in returning to her legendary role of "Laura Spencer". [June 2006]
3Living in Belfast, Maine and operating an on-line, interior design/home store call "The Cherished Home" [July 2006]
4Just finished filming the sequel to Hallmark Channel's The Note (2007) with Ted McGinley - Taking a Chance on Love (2009). [December 2008]
5Genie is returning to General Hospital (1963) as "Laura Spencer". [October 2006]
6She attended the Motor City Comic Convention in Michigan with her hubby, Jonathan Frakes. [May 2006]
7Living in London with hubby Jonathan Frakes and their children. [July 2004]
8She and her husband Jonathan Frakes have played a married couple in three different productions (as of 1996): Camp Nowhere (1994), Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) and 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996).
9Had a chronic back problem.
10Studied acting with Michael Howard in New York.
11Used to keep a picture of "Mr. Spock" from Star Trek (1966) on her refrigerator. Her husband, Jonathan Frakes, said when he picked her up at her home, he saw it when he was in her kitchen. He later went on to star in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987).
12Admitted in an interview that she had been addicted to heavy drugs during the early 1980s (2001).
13Runs a cottage furnishings and home accessories store called "The Cherished Home" in Belfast, Maine.
14Godmother of son Jameson is Elizabeth Berman (wife of Rick Berman- Star Trek producer/writer/creator).
15Her first on-screen kiss was her first kiss in real life, on General Hospital (1963), to Kin Shriner.
16Loves to knit.
17Was on the cover of Newsweek with Anthony Geary in 1981.
18Met her husband during the filming of Bare Essence (1983).
19Has an older half-sister Shelley, an older brother Ivor, and a younger brother Kenny.
20Two children Jameson Ivor (b. August 20, 1994) and Elizabeth Francis (b. May 30, 1997).
21Daughter of actor Ivor Francis and Rosemary Daley.


General Hospital1977-2016TV SeriesLaura Spencer / Laura Webber / Laura Baldwin / ...
The Young and the Restless2011-2012TV SeriesGenevieve Atkinson / Geneieve Atkinson
Notes from the Heart Healer2012TV MoviePeyton McGruder
Pretty the Series2011-2012TV SeriesDr. Kate
Bar Karma2011TV Series
Taking a Chance on Love2009TV MoviePeyton McGruder
The Note2007TV MoviePeyton Macgruder
Thunderbirds2004Lisa Lowe
Teacher's Pet2004Marsha Marcia (voice, as Genie Ann Francis)
Roswell2000TV SeriesMother
Oh Baby2000TV SeriesRachel
3rd Rock from the Sun2000TV SeriesGwen
The Incredible Hulk1996TV SeriesBetty Ross / Sister Rose Erak
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman1995TV SeriesAmber Lake
Terror in the Shadows1995TV MovieSarah
Luke and Laura Vol. 2: Greatest Love of All1995VideoHost / Laura Spencer
Camp Nowhere1994Mrs. Spiegel (uncredited)
Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III1994TV Mini-SeriesBrett Hazard
Luke and Laura, Vol. 1: Lovers on the Run1994VideoHost / Laura Spencer
Roseanne1994TV SeriesLaura Spencer
Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss1993TV MovieKris Buckner
All My Children1990-1992TV SeriesCeara Connor Hunter
Murder, She Wrote1984-1990TV SeriesVictoria Griffin Victoria Brandon Griffin Victoria Brandon
Days of Our Lives1989TV SeriesDiana Colville
Hotel1984-1987TV SeriesMelinda Jenkins / Jenny Bernard
The New Mike Hammer1987TV SeriesSusan Timmons
North and South, Book II1986TV Mini-SeriesBrett Main Hazard
Glitter1985TV Series
North and South1985TV Mini-SeriesBrett Main Brett Main Hazard
Loving1983TV SeriesCeara Connor Hunter (1991)
Bare Essence1983TV SeriesPatricia 'Tyger' Hayes
Bare Essence1982TV MovieTyger Hayes
Fantasy Island1982TV SeriesChrista Ackland
Family1976TV SeriesAlice Dennison


Oprah: Where Are They Now?2016TV SeriesHerself
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2015TV MovieHerself
Home & Family2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Katie2013TV SeriesHerself
Rachael Ray2013TV SeriesHerself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself
Perfect Partners: Genie Francis & Ted McGinley in 'The Note 3 - Notes from the Heart Healer'2012Video documentary shortHerself
The Talk2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Oprah Winfrey Show2011TV SeriesHerself
78th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2009TV MovieHerself
The Note 2: Taking a Chance on Love - Heart Healers: Genie and Ted on Peyton and King2009Video documentary shortHerself
The Note 2: Taking a Chance on Love - How It All Began2009Video documentary shortHerself
The Note: Playing Peyton with Genie Francis2008Video documentary shortHerself
Entertainment Tonight2006-2007TV SeriesHerself
The View2006-2007TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood2007TV SeriesHerself
The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2007TV SpecialHerself
Intimate Portrait2001TV Series documentaryHerself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996TV SeriesHerself
The 22nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards1995TV SpecialHerself
Cybill1995TV SeriesHerself
The 20th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards1993TV SpecialHerself
4th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards1988TV SpecialHerself - Host
Woman to Woman1983-1984TV SeriesHerself
Tom Cottle: Up Close1982TV SeriesHerself
The 24th Annual TV Week Logie Awards1982TV SpecialHerself
The Regis Philbin Show1982TV SeriesHerself
Today1982TV SeriesHerself
Fridays1981TV SeriesHerself - Co-Host
Hour Magazine1981TV SeriesHerself
The 8th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards1981TV SpecialHerself - Performer
The John Davidson Show1980TV SeriesHerself
The Mike Douglas Show1979TV SeriesHerself - Co-Host / Herself - Actress
Family Feud1978TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself
I Love the '80s2002TV Series documentaryLaura

Won Awards

2007Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesGeneral Hospital (1963)
1997Soap Opera Digest AwardSoap Opera Digest AwardsOutstanding Lead ActressGeneral Hospital (1963)
1981SoapySoapy AwardsOutstanding ActressGeneral Hospital (1963)
1981Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress - Daytime TV SeriesGeneral Hospital (1963)

Nominated Awards

2012Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesThe Young and the Restless (1973)
2012ISAIndie Series AwardsBest Supporting Actress (Comedy)Pretty the Series (2010)
2007OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actress in a Daytime SerialGeneral Hospital (1963)
2006TV Land AwardTV Land AwardsMost Wonderful WeddingGeneral Hospital (1963)
2002Special Fan AwardDaytime Emmy AwardsAmerica's Favorite CoupleGeneral Hospital (1963)
2000OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actress in a Daytime SerialGeneral Hospital (1963)
1999OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actress in a Daytime SerialGeneral Hospital (1963)
1997Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama SeriesGeneral Hospital (1963)
1997OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actress in a Daytime SerialGeneral Hospital (1963)
1982Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress in a Daytime SeriesGeneral Hospital (1963)
1980Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Juvenile Actress in a Daytime SeriesGeneral Hospital (1963)

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