Fran Adams

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Fran Adams is an American actress who performed with Second City.


Adams was an ensemble member of the Chicago based improvisational comedy troupe Second City.[1] She is a featured player in the DVD release of The Best of Second City, a compilation of some of the most memorable sketches that helped make Second City one of the United States' foremost comedy troupes.[2] Adams was a lead player in the Second City TV pilot entitled 149 1/2 along with other players such as Steve Carell, Judith Scott and Jackie Hoffman.[3]

She performed with the troupe during the 1988 to 1994 seasons[4] and in 2009 was invited to perform in the 50th anniversary celebration of Second City.


  1. ^ Rick Kogan (14 November 1990). "Comedy Rules At Second City`s Northwest Club". Chicago Tribune. 
  2. ^ "NPR Playhouse". Retrieved 26 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Second City Network Archive". Retrieved 26 April 2011. 
  4. ^ Jason A. Heidemann. "Life after Second City". Time Out Chicago. Retrieved 23 April 2011. 

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