Ann B. Davis

D.O.B: May 05, 1926 |  Schenectady, New York, USA

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Ann B. Davis made her debut in show business at age 6 earning $2.

Biography

Ann B. Davis made her debut in show business at age 6 earning $2.00 in a puppet show. At the University of Michigan, Anne planned to study medicine but got the acting bug from her brother who was the lead dancer in the national company of Oklahoma for over a year. Anne then spent six years in little theaters, stock companies, touring musicals, and such until she got her break as Schultzie, the secretary on the Bob Cummings Show. Before Hollywood, Anne spent a summer at the Cain Park Theater and a year at the Erie Playhouse in Erie, Pa. She studied everything about show production and played dozens of roles ranging from teenagers to characters over 60. In 1949, she arrived at Porterville, Ca. and spent three years at the Barn theater. She then moved down the coast to Monterey, where she appeared at the Wharf theater. From there she decided to try Hollywood. Anne has also played many parts on stage including The Women, Twelfth Night, Dark Of The Moon, and others.