Retrieved December 22, 2007. Also popular were the follow ups to Beach Party, 1964 and 1964. And what a puppet she is! Funicello guest starred on and had a short role in 1968 , opposite.Next
From the opening scene that looked like something from "West Side Story" we are introduced to "Henry McHenry" Driver an American stand up comedian who is about as funny as halitosis, and that for me started the slippery slope upon which this film descended.
Preview segments from the film aired on September 11, 1957, on 's fourth anniversary show.
As a teenager, she transitioned to a successful career as a singer with the pop singles "O Dio Mio", "First Name Initial", "" and "", as well as establishing herself as a film actress, popularizing the successful "" genre alongside co-star during the mid-1960s. This was released to cinemas in the US and became a surprise box office hit. They were released by Disney's label.Next
When Annette plays the instrumental version of it on her piano, that sets Henry down a path that lead to The Accompanist's death.
With book and music by Ron and Russell Mael, Annette feels like the culmination of several unmade Sparks cinematic projects, blending the comic absurdity of Jacques Tati in whose unrealised Confusion the brothers were once set to play TV executives with the gothically inspired visual invention of Tim Burton with whom they hoped to collaborate on an adaptation of the Japanese manga Mai, the Psychic Girl.
In November 1985, she starred in the 16th episode of the Disney Channel documentary series in an episode about her career.Next
Funicello guest-starred on episodes of , and , then starred in another two-part Disney telemovie with Kirk, 1964.
Annette and Adam Driver in Annette.
That said, in my view they didn't pull it off. She also appeared in two television movies filmed in Europe for Disney alongside Kirk, both of which were released theatrically in some markets: 1961 , shot in England, and 1962 , filmed in Italy. Retrieved on April 23, 2013.Next
These included , the second and third serials — The Further Adventures of Spin and Marty 1956 and The New Adventures of Spin and Marty 1957 — and 1958 which co-starred.
Fabares was a bridesmaid at Funicello's first wedding.
She also recorded "It's Really Love" in 1959, a reworking of an earlier song called "Toot Sweet".Next
Retrieved March 30, 2007.
In 1992, Funicello was inducted as a.
The story of Henry, a stand-up comedian with a fierce sense of humour and Ann, a singer of international renown. But then, for the most part, she stays a puppet. They had three children: Gina Portman born 1965 , Jack Jr.Next
For the next five years, she hid her condition from her family and friends.
In 1955, the 12-year-old was discovered by when she performed as the Swan Queen in at a dance recital at the in.