She was married to a guy she knew in H.S. for 20 years. She had a hard time getting acting gigs because of her nasal sounding voice. Instead of letting that stop her she used it to her advantage. Her then husband and her produced the show “The Nanny” which was a huge hit and very funny.
When she was a young adult an intruder raped her and her girlfriend. Her husband was a witness but was unable to help them. IT took her a few years to come to terms with it but she didn’t let that stop her from living life.
Sometime during her marriage her husband came to realized that he was gay and came out. She supported him even though it meant the end of her marriage.
Several years ago she was diagnosed with uterine cancer. So far she’s had a clean bill of health since then. It was such an ordeal for her she decided to write a book about her experience entitled Cancer Schmancer.
She has remained friends with her ex-husband and now he is producing another TV show for her called Happily Divorced. It’s about a former married couple living together due to financial reasons. Oh and by the way, he’s gay. Sound familiar?
Here’s a women who keeps turning the negatives in her life into positives. It’s what I refer to as flipping it which basically means the same thing. Take whatever you don’t like that’s happening to you and find a way to have it work for you instead.
I don’t know what Fran Drescher came into this world to do because there are so many examples to choose from. However, when you look at how she’s dealt with the negatives in her life I’d say she’s doing it. The message; Find a way to turn the negative into a positive.
Question, what do you think you’re here to do based on what’s happened in your life?