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Frances Heflin (1920–1994)

Spent her later years portraying Susan Lucci's much-beleaguered mother on the long-running daytime soap opera, All My Children. Susan Lucci loved her in real life and consequently portrayed the grief-stricken daughter quite convincingly when Frances Heflin's character died (upon the actual death of Ms. Heflin). Although she bore a slight ... See full bio »

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All My Children Mona Tyler / Mona Kane
Leben des Galilei Virginia Galilei
Mr. Billion Mrs. Apple Pie
The Student Teachers Mrs. Updegrove


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 1970-1994 All My Children (TV Series)
Mona Tyler / Mona Kane
- Episode #1.6416 (1994) ... Mona Tyler
- Episode #1.6081 (1993) ... Mona Tyler
- Episode #1.6076 (1993) ... Mona Tyler (credit only)
- Episode #1.6073 (1993) ... Mona Tyler
- Episode #1.6072 (1993) ... Mona Tyler
 1977 Mr. Billion
Mrs. Apple Pie
 1973 The Student Teachers
Mrs. Updegrove
 1970 The Molly Maguires
Mrs. Frazier
 1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
Mrs. Kraft
- Fires of the Mind (1965) ... Mrs. Kraft
 1964-1965 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series)
Cissy Lane / Miss Harvey
- The Perfect Hostess (1965) ... Cissy Lane
- The Greatest Psychologist in the World (1964) ... Miss Harvey
 1963 Naked City (TV Series)
Josephine Hendon
- Her Life in Moving Pictures (1963) ... Josephine Hendon
 1961 Tallahassee 7000 (TV Series)
Jane Rogers
- The Men from Tallahassee (1961) ... Jane Rogers (as Fran Heflin)
 1955-1958 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Grace Ward / Emily
- Second Chance (1958) ... Grace Ward
- The Roads to Home (1955) ... Emily
 1954 Ponds Theater (TV Series)
- Blind Alley (1954)
 1947 Leben des Galilei (Short)
Virginia Galilei
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Other Works:

Stage Play: The Tempest. Comedy (revival). See more »

Alternate Names:

Fran Heflin

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Aunt of Kate Heflin, Vana O'Brien and Tracy Heflin. See more »



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