Pillar Talk: Diane Franklin

Pillar Talk: Diane Franklin

Date: May 8th, 2020
Time: 7 - 8 pm
Location: Glass House
4563 W Kestrel Ridge
South Jordan, UT 84009


Diane Franklin is best known for her role in BETTER OFF DEAD (1985.) and BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE (1989) will be coming to Daybreak on May 8th. Things will all kick off about 7:00 pm at the Glass House in Daybreak. Registration will become available as we get closer. 

She Started acting at the age of 10, Diane began her professional career with modeling, commercials, theater and soap opera. Her dark curly hairstyle grew much attention during this time, and kick-started America’s curly hair fashion of the 80s. She is also known for her roles in AMITYVILLE II: THE POSSESSION (1982), AMITYVILLE MURDERS (2019.), CHARLES IN CHARGE, MURDER SHE WROTE, MATLOCK and FREDDY’S NIGHTMARES, BETTER OFF DEAD (1985.), TERRORVISION, and HOW I GOT INTO COLLEGE. Diane’s worldwide fame came from her role as the medieval babe, Princess Elizabeth, in the comedy BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE (1989).

Today, Diane teaches acting, is a published author, (Diane Franklin: The Excellent ADVENTURES of the Last American, French-Exchange Babe of the 80s (Amazon/Kindle) and Diane Franklin: The Excellent CURLS of the Last American, French-Exchange Babe of the 80s (Amazon,) and continues to act. Her most recent work includes THE AMITYVILLE MURDERS, this time playing the mother, Louise Defeo (2019,) WALLY GOT WASTED, THE FINAL INTERVIEW and coming up, HIGH HOLIDAY with Cloris Leachman, Tom Arnold and Jennifer Tilly.

Door open at 6:30pm

Questions? Contact:

Henri Johnson
LiveDAYBREAK Recreation Coordinator