Filipina Actress Francine Prieto
Anna Marie Falcon or simply known as Francine Prieto, is a Filipina-Norwegian model and sexy actress. She was born on September 19, 1982 in the Philippines and has been dubbed as showbiz’s “Sensuality Queen”. Francine’s father is a Norwegian and her mother is a pure Filipina. She has four younger siblings and became the breadwinner after the death of their Filipino stepfather.
In 2003, Anna using her real name joined the Bb. Pilipinas Pageant and was one of the finalists, but she didn’t get any title. She started her career in the entertainment industry as a member of That’s Entertainment when she discovered by talent manager Ces Evangelista during a beauty contest.
During her early days in showbiz industry, the use of Falcon as her screen name was rejected by Seiko Films boss Robbie Tan because the name Falcon is identified to actor Tony Ferrer who played Agent X-44 aka Falcon in most of his movies.
She already had done sexy roles in Seiko Films as a contract star along with fellow actress Diana Zubiri.
Francine’s biggest break came when she played Queen Avria in Etheria, the second book of Encantadia. She is also a member of GMA-7’s gag show Bubble Gang. In the early 2009, she played Shiela as one of the villains in the teleserye Ang Babaeng Hinugot Sa Aking Tadyang. Recently, Francine faces a lot of controversies when she showed her “chubbiness” in the recent fashion show of Bench. But aside all of this controversies, she always be sexy as ever and no one can take it away from her.