Fannie Flagg, News Anchor and Writer

Portrait of Fannie Flag
Fannie Flag

Fannie Flagg (Patricia Neal) now 68 years old, was born in Birmingham, Alabama.

From the time she was six years old she knew she wanted to be a writer. But she couldn’t then because of her severe dyslexia.

Her first career was as a news anchor. Then she began to act and she started going by Fannie Flagg.

Later, she went on to follow her dream and write books.